Interviews

Brief Encounter with... Alice in Wonderland's Rosamunde Hutt
By Editorial Staff · 1 Dec 2013 · London, Off-West End

Rosamunde Hutt is directing Alice's Adventures in Wonderland at the Polka Theatre this Christmas, which runs until 15 February 2014

20 Questions with... Amygdala's Geraldine Alexander
By Editorial Staff · 29 Nov 2013 · London, Off-West End

The premiere of actress Geraldine Alexander's first stage play Amygdala opened earlier this week (27 November 2013) at the Print Room Theatre

20 Questions with... Louise Dearman
By Editorial Staff · 28 Nov 2013 · Leicester, London, Off-West End, West End

Louise Dearman is one of the stars appearing in An Evening of Movies and Musicals at the Apollo Victoria Theatre this Sunday (1 December). She is also set to star next year in the Leicester Curve's Water Babies, as well as performing solo concerts at the St James Theatre in December and releasing a new album on 2 December

Brief Encounter with... Aladdin's Oliver Thornton and David Bedella
By Editorial Staff · 27 Nov 2013 · London, Off-West End

Musical theatre stars Oliver Thornton and David Bedella are starring in the New Wimbledon Theatre's panto this year, Aladdin, with Jo Brand, Matthew Kelly and Britain's Got Talent's Flawless. We catch up with the pair

Brief Encounter with ... designer Tom Scutt
By Keith McDonnell · 25 Nov 2013 · London

Tom Scutt, last year's winner of Best Set Designer in the Whatsonstage.com Awards, discusses his forthcoming project for The Royal Opera

Brief Encounter with... Strangers on a Train's Miranda Raison
By Rosie Bannister · 18 Nov 2013 · London, West End

Former Spooks star Miranda Raison, whose stage credits include The River (Royal Court), The Physicists (Donmar), Anne Boleyn and Henry VIII (Shakespeare's Globe), is currently appearing in Strangers on a Train at the Gielgud Theatre with Laurence Fox and Jack Huston

Brief Encounter with... The Vibrator Play's Sarah Ruhl
By Editorial Staff · 15 Nov 2013 · London, Off-West End

Sarah Ruhl's In the Next Room, subtitled or the vibrator play is currently running at the St James Theatre starring Natalie Casey. Directed by Laurence Boswell, it runs until 4 January 2014

Brief Encounter with... Chicago's Verity Rushworth and Gemma Sutton
By Kieran Johnson · 13 Nov 2013 · Leicester

Chicago makes its way to Leicester's Curve this Christmas with Verity Rushworth and Gemma Sutton

Sean Foley: 'I always feel that comedy sorts the men from the boys'
By Theo Bosanquet · 11 Nov 2013 · London, West End

Director Sean Foley, whose previous West End credits include The Play What I Wrote (with his comedy group The Right Size) and directing the WhatsOnStage Award-winning adaptation of The Ladykillers, talks PG Wodehouse and why I Can't Sing! is out to upset expectations

Nicholas Hytner: 'I'm still coming down after NT 50th gala'
By Theo Bosanquet · 7 Nov 2013 · London, West End

WhatsOnStage caught up with the National's artistic director at the launch of LAMDA's Act Now! fundraising campaign, a cause close to his heart