Gossip

Monty to Replace Broadway-Bound Witches???
By Editorial Staff
Cameron Mackintosh's successful London production of The Witches of Eastwick is due to open on Broadway early next year. However, it looks certain to involve an all-American cast, opening the ...
Hare's Zinc Bed Springs Back???
By Editorial Staff
David Hare's play My Zinc Bed, which premiered at London's Royal Court last autumn, may be set for a recall in the West End. A rumoured revival, this time to be directed by Howard Davies instead of ...
Winslet to Join Kidman on Stage???
By Editorial Staff
Sam Mendes, the award-winning director of the Donmar Warehoue theatre, is rumoured to have been in talks with Kate Winslet about a possible stage appearance. Mendes is believed to be interested in ...
Broadway Gloom Casts Long Shadow???
By Editorial Staff
In the wake of the horrific terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center on 11 September, Broadway has battled bravely to fulfil on the theatrical promise that "the show must go on". But less than two ...
Hytner Confirmed as Nunn Successor at NT???
By Editorial Staff
Several newspapers have reported this weekend that Nicholas Hytner will definitely take over from Trevor Nunn as artistic director of the National Theatre when Nunn's five-year contract next ...
Bondy Adds Foreign Flavour to NT Director List???
By Editorial Staff
Several newspapers are reporting this morning that a late - and unlikely - entrant has entered the race to become director of the Royal National Theatre when Trevor Nunn leaves at the end of his ...
Quast Heads to South Bank Pacific???
By Editorial Staff
Philip Quast is hotly tipped to star in Trevor Nunn's revival of South Pacific at the National this winter. Quast, seen most recently in the West End in the RSC's The Secret Garden, won the 1998 Best ...
Mystery Guests Leave Right Size Fans Guessing???
By Editorial Staff
Producers of The Right Size's new homage to comedians Morecambe and Wise, The Play What I Wrote, are promising theatregoers a string of celebrity mystery guests - but who? The play, subtitled A Tig
Sweeney Swears Blind by Chicago???
By Editorial Staff
Claire Sweeney is convinced she's going to be the next TV talent to razzle-dazzle 'em in the West End production of Chicago - even if the show's producers aren't. In several recent interviews, the ...
McKellen & Mirren Lure Brits with Dance???
By Editorial Staff
In the wake of the recent American tragedy, good news on Broadway is scarce and the likelihood of numerous transatlantic transfers may be in question. One glittering new production, however, looks ...