Pulitzer winner Ayad Akhtar: Islam is 'ripe territory' for drama
By Editorial Staff · 20 May 2013 · London
Ayad Akhtar Ayad Akhtar's play Disgraced, which won the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, receives its UK premiere at the Bush Theatre this week (22 May, previ
Brief Encounter with... Park Theatre's Jez Bond
By Editorial Staff · 15 May 2013 · London
Park Theatre artistic director Jez Bond Park Theatre, situated near Finsbury Park station, officially opens tonight with the press performance of These Shining Lives. Her
Brief Encounter with... 4000 Miles star Sara Kestelman
By Editorial Staff · 14 May 2013 · West End
Sara Kestelman is starring in Amy Herzog's 4000 Miles, which opens at the Print Room in Notting Hill tonight (14 May 2013). Transferring from the Ustinov Studio at Bath Theatre R
20 Questions with ... Travels with my Aunt star Jonathan Hyde
By Editorial Staff · 8 May 2013 · West End
Jonathan Hyde stars in Christopher Luscombe's revival of Graham Greene's Travels with my Aunt, adapted by Giles Havergal, which opens at the Menier Chocolate Factory tonight. Perfo
Brief Encounter with ... Passion Play's Samantha Bond
By Theo Bosanquet · 7 May 2013 · West End
Samantha Bond stars opposite Zoe Wanamaker, Owen Teale, Annabel Scholey and Oliver Cotton in David Leveaux's revival of Peter Nichols' Passion Play, which opens at the West End's Duke of York's ...
Oliviers: Lee Evans - 'I really wanted to get back into theatre'
By Theo Bosanquet · 3 May 2013 · West End
Stand-up comedian and award-winning actor Lee Evans raised laughs at the Olivier Awards this year when he ate a fake award on stage. "It tasted quite brassy I must say", he told Whatsonstage.com af
Brief Encounter with ... Merrily We Roll Along director Maria Friedman
By Theo Bosanquet · 1 May 2013 · West End
As Merrily We Roll Along transfers to the West End's Harold Pinter Theatre, we talk to its debutante director Maria Friedman (pictured in rehearsals), who was nominated for a Whatsonstage.com Awar
20 Questions with ... Phantom star Marcus Lovett
By Editorial Staff · 29 Apr 2013 · West End
Marcus Lovett is currently playing the title role in Andrew Lloyd Webber's long-running West End hit The Phantom of the Opera. He is also taking part in Night of 1000 Stars on Sunday 5 May 2013 at
Oliviers: Gillian Lynne - 'I thought they'd all forgotten about me'
By Editorial Staff · 26 Apr 2013 · West End
Gillian Lynne, a former prima ballerina and choreographer of countless West End shows including Cats and Phantom of the Opera, will receive a special award for outstanding contribution to theatre
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