London Theatre News and Reviews

National Theatre's chair steps down
The theatre also announced their annual review for 2014-2015
Theatre etiquette: Michael Coveney: I relish venues with raucous audiences
As part of our series on theatre etiquette, Michael Coveney points out that the respectable side of theatre only started with the Victorians
Let's Talk About Sets: Lotte Collett on Jack and the Beanstalk
By Lotte Collett
Designer Lotte Collett explains the process behind designing a traditional pantomime set
First look at Andrew Scott and cast in rehearsals for The Dazzle
The UK premiere of Richard Greenberg's play opens next month
Pericles (Shakespeare's Globe)
Dominic Dromgoole's production plays in the candle-lit Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
The Knight from Nowhere/ The Bells (Park Theatre)
ACS Random present this double bill to coincide with the 110th anniversary of Henry Irving's death
Ben Hur (The Tricycle)
By Holly Williams
The team behind The 39 Steps bring Lew Wallace's Ben Hur to the Tricycle
Evening at the Talk House (Dorfman, National Theatre)
Ian Rickson directs the world premiere of Wallace Shawn's new play
Lulu - A Murder Ballad (Royal Opera House)
The Tiger Lillies bring depravity, darkness and death to the Linbury Studio