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Posted in Curve Theatre Morgan Lloyd Malcolm Musicals News Not-London Theatre UK

News: cast revealed for UK tour of Cake

Cake is a brand-new musical, come gig, come ballet is from some of the most exciting figures…

Posted in Caryl Churchill Not-London Theatre UK

News: 40th anniversary Top Girls announces its cast

The cast has been announced for the 40th-anniversary production of Caryl Churchill’s Top Girls which opens at…

Posted in Gary Owen National Theatre Photos Shakespeare Theatre

Rehearsal shots for Romeo and Julie

Check out these rehearsal shots of Romeo and Julie, opening at the National Theatre on 14th February…

Posted in Lucy Kirkwood News Not-London Theatre UK

News: Gillian Bevan and Michael Higgs join Imogen Stubbs in The Children

The cast has been announced for Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds’ much-anticipated upcoming production of The Children,…

Posted in Chichester Festival Theatre Mark Gatiss Steven Moffat Theatre Theatre review West End

Review: The Unfriend, Criterion Theatre

There’s a lot of talent around Steven Moffatt’s comedy The Unfriend but I found it desperately unfunny…

Posted in Almeida Theatre Tennessee Williams Theatre Theatre review

Review: A Streetcar Named Desire, Almeida Theatre

Patsy Ferran and Paul Mescal impress in this inventive take on A Streetcar Named Desire at the…

Posted in BAFTA Film Awards Film Film & TV awards Martin McDonagh Rebecca Lenkiewicz Tony Kushner

76th British Academy Film Awards nominations

Best film All Quiet on the Western Front The Banshees of Inisherin Elvis Everything Everywhere All at…

Posted in Dennis Kelly Film Musicals

Film Review: Roald Dahl’s Matilda the Musical (2022)

Some brilliant set pieces make Roald Dahl’s Matilda the Musical highly enjoyable, even if it doesn’t quite…

Posted in 2022 Bertolt Brecht Caryl Churchill David Eldridge David Greig Dennis Kelly Gary Owen Hope Theatre Internationaal Theater Amsterdam Ivo van Hove Lyric Hammersmith Mark Gatiss Musicals Not-London Nottingham Playhouse Octagon Theatre Royal Exchange Shakespeare Sheffield Theatres Southwark Playhouse Theatre Touring UK Watford Palace

Shows to look forward to in 2023

As usual, my 2023 theatre preview looks a little beyond the big names hitting the West End…