Tag: Ben Allen

Posted in LGBTQ+ News Royal Court Theatre

News: BLACK SUPERHERO reveals its cast

Casting has been announced for Danny Lee Wynter’s new play BLACK SUPERHERO, directed by Co-Artistic Director Designate…

Posted in Christopher Hampton Florian Zeller Hampstead Theatre Theatre

News: Cast for Hampstead Theatre’s The Fever Syndrome announced

Hampstead Theatre has announced the full cast and creative team for the world premiere of Alexis Zegerman’s vivid,…

Posted in Barn Theatre Digital James Graham Juliet Gilkes Romero Mark Gatiss Musicals Not-London Nottingham Playhouse RSC Stephen Sondheim Theatre Tom Morton-Smith UK

News: October UK theatre news update

We’re beginning to see the fruits of some more of the lockdown programming that has seen theatres…

Posted in Cheek By Jowl Chris Bush David Mamet Duncan Macmillan Finborough Theatre Internationaal Theater Amsterdam Ivo van Hove Lin-Manuel Miranda Mike Leigh Musicals National Theatre Nick Payne Propeller Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch Royal Court Shakespeare Theatre Tom Wells West End Wilton's Music Hall Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

10 of my top moments of the decade

Ever behind the curve, I present 10 of my top moments in a theatre over the last…

Posted in Donmar Warehouse Lyric Hammersmith Shakespeare Theatre Watford Palace Young Vic

Blogged: shaking up Shakespeare

I have a mixed time with some shaken-up Shakespeares – othellomacbeth at the Lyric Hammersmith; Twelfth Night at…

Posted in Donmar Warehouse Jack Thorne Lin-Manuel Miranda Musicals News Not-London Philip Pullman Royal Court Royal Exchange Shakespeare Southwark Playhouse Theatre TV UK

Casting news aplenty!

I round up some of the recent casting news, including Queen Margaret at the Royal Exchange, Wasted…

Posted in Not-London Theatre Tom Morton-Smith UK

Review: Oppenheimer, Swan Theatre

“We could make a star on the surface of the Earth” Michael Billington notes in his Guardian…

Posted in Hampstead Theatre Propeller Shakespeare Theatre

Review: The Taming of the Shrew, Propeller at Hampstead Theatre

  “It will make the man mad, to make a woman of him” It is nigh on…

Posted in Hampstead Theatre Propeller Shakespeare Theatre

Re-review: Twelfth Night, Propeller at Hampstead Theatre

“Ay marry, what is he?” It’s over six months since Propeller started their most recent tour and…