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This House whips across the Thames for West End transfer?
By Editorial Staff
This House by James Graham at the National Theatre James Graham's hit political drama This House, charting the political stalemate that afflicted the House of Commons in the ...
Is Douglas Hodge modelling his Wonka on Wilder?
By Editorial Staff
Douglas Hodge as Willy Wonka Douglas Hodge's Willy Wonka will be "more Gene Wilder than Johnny Depp", the told Whatsonstage.com recently. Hodge is playing the mysterious sweetmaker ...
Helen Mirren drums up support for Royal outburst?
By Editorial Staff
Helen Mirren plays HRH The Queen in The Audience Helen Mirren's castigation of a group of drummers on Saturday (see video below) has made headlines round the ...
Will Tony nominated Kinky Boots stride to West End?
By Editorial Staff
Kinky Boots on Broadway It's no surprise that, having been nominated for 13 Tony Awards this week, Kinky Boots is now being tipped for a West End transfer. The hit show, ...
James Corden on board for Nick Payne's new play at Donmar?
By Editorial Staff
The ever-busy James Corden is reportedly in line to star alongside Daniel Mays in Nick Payne's new play, while also being in discussions with director Rob Marshall about his forthcoming film version ...
Oliviers Goss: Thor star Tom Hiddleston back on stage 'by end of the year?'
By Editorial Staff
Tom Hiddleston fans were delighted by our revelation at last night's Olivier Awards that the Thor star is returning to the stage in the coming months - our tweet about it got over 100 ...
Nicholas Hytner admits to 'blind panic' watching Shakespeare? Do you agree with rewriting the text?
By Editorial Staff
National Theatre artistic director Nicholas Hytner's much-anticipated production of Othello, starring Adrian Lester in the title role and Rory Kinnear as Iago, opened last night at the NT ...
Lloyd Webber preps Stephen Ward Profumo musical for autumn premiere?
By Editorial Staff
Andrew Lloyd Webber is hoping to premiere his new musical Stephen Ward, based on the 1963 Profumo affair, before the end of the year.According to the Daily Mail, "If the right thea
Digital Theatre thinks big (screen) with new global partnership?
By Editorial Staff
An announcement was made earlier this week in Las Vegas that could have exciting implications for the worldwide profile of British theatre. At the CinemaCon meeting at Caesars Palace in Vegas, Whats
Daniel Boys moves in for Neighbours duet?
By Editorial Staff
"Everybody needs good neighbours" ... right? And Whatsonstage.com Award-winner Daniel Boys clearly has the boy-next-door charm that works Down Under. Congratulations to him for triumphing in th