Michael Coveney: New designs on old favourites as summer stays
By Michael Coveney · 6 Jun 2013 · London
Michael Coveney© Dan Wooller Just as the sun has come out to stay, so has the super-dooper new re-design of WhatsOnStage, which looks even more like a good site to hang around than ...
Michael Coveney: West End Men in search of new musical theatre
By Michael Coveney · 4 Jun 2013 · West End
The West End Men who opened at the Vaudeville last night gave us a taste and a flavour of several great musicals - including Company, Phantom of the Opera, Rent, Chess
Michael Coveney: My evening with Al Pacino... and Emma Freud
By Michael Coveney · 3 Jun 2013 · West End
Hollywood legend Al Pacino Al Pacino breezed into the London Palladium last night for a chat with Emma Freud and a quick run through of his career. It was a strange, one-off occasion, ...
Michael Coveney: Buried treasure at the Royal Court and Stoppard's BBC
By Michael Coveney · 30 May 2013 · West End
Michael Coveney© Dan Wooller It's either a piece of bold and brilliant improvisation, or a desperate measure to fill a hole in the planning, but the Royal Court is going crazy this ...
Michael Coveney: Blood and guts with Bush and Beckett
By Michael Coveney · 28 May 2013 · West End
Stephen Boxer as Titus Killing fields in designated war zones spill over into butchery on the streets these days, just as it does in Titus Andronicus, when the aftermath of a ...
Michael Coveney: Charity begins at home with John Lyon's
By Michael Coveney · 24 May 2013 · West End
I've occasionally written about the work of the John Lyon's Charity, for whom I'm an adviser, and whose funding of arts, sports and educational projects underpins so much in the cultural life of the ...
Michael Coveney: Big Apple bites and Manhattan memories
By Michael Coveney · 22 May 2013 · West End
You should always do new things in familiar cities. Over the past few days in New York, I walked along the new High Line - a disused railway track reclaimed above the city streets and reanimated wit
Michael Coveney: New York honours Matilda with five big awards
By Michael Coveney · 20 May 2013 · West End
First blood in the New York awards contest went to Matilda last night, as the show walked off with five top prizes, including best musical, at the Drama Desk awards presented by Whatsonstag
Michael Coveney: Tales from New York in Kinky Boots
By Michael Coveney · 17 May 2013 · West End
Broadway is in the grip of awards frenzy, with this Sunday night's Drama Desk bonanza in the Town Hall - sponsored by Whatsonstage.com's new parent company, TheaterMania - followed in three weeks' ...
Michael Coveney: Finsbury hails its local Park Theatre opening
By Michael Coveney · 15 May 2013 · West End
What a truly wonderful surprise. London has a beautiful new neighbourhood theatre, the Park in Finsbury Park, and it hasn't - so far - cost the taxpayer a penny. It's the culmination of a dream of ...
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