1st Night Photos: Ian McKellen Rules in King Lear
By Editorial Staff · 29 Nov 2007 · West End
Sir Ian McKellen completed an extraordinary journey last night, when he brought his King Lear, directed by his long-time friend Trevor Nunn, triumphantly into the West End after an initial
1st Night Photos: Playboy Is in No Doubt at Tricycle
By Editorial Staff · 27 Nov 2007 · West End
John Patrick Shanley’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play Doubt received its British premiere this week (26 November, previews from 22 November) at north London’s Tricycle Theatre, in
Photos: Never Forget Team Release Take That DVD
By Editorial Staff · 27 Nov 2007 · West End
The “world’s greatest Take That tribute band” stormed into London last night (26 November 2007) to launch the West End transfer and DVD of Never Forget. The new stage musical base
Photos: Stars Roll up for Standard Awards at Savoy
By Editorial Staff · 27 Nov 2007 · West End
Patrick Stewart’s Macbeth, Broadway blockbuster Hairspray and the National Theatre were amongst the big winners at the 53rd annual Evening Standard Awards, but plenty more st
1st Night Photos: Arquette Is Seeking Susan Again
By Editorial Staff · 16 Nov 2007 · West End
There was a collision of identities on-stage and off at the opening of Desperately Seeking Susan last night (15 November 2007, previews from 16 October) at the West End’s Novello Th
Photos: Pryce & Stars Swing, NYMT Bugsy Reunites
By Editorial Staff · 15 Nov 2007 · West End
Two special one-off events took place in Theatreland on Sunday night (11 November 2007). At the Almeida Theatre in Islington, Jonathan Pryce– who is currently starring in the West End revi
1st Night Photos: Simpsons' Star Rides Brit Bicycle
By Editorial Staff · 14 Nov 2007 · West End
Dan Castellaneta, aka the voice of Homer Simpson, made his UK stage debut last week (8 November 2007, previews from 6 November) in the new American musical comedy The Bicycle Men, which r
Photos: Korean Romance Wins Verity Bargate Award
By Editorial Staff · 9 Nov 2007 · West End
In-Sook Chappell’s play This Isn’t Romance has won Soho Theatre Company’s prestigious Verity Bargate Award 2007. It was chosen from over 800 entries in the biennial competition to f
1st Night Photos: Allam & Light Get Arty in Sher Giant
By Editorial Staff · 8 Nov 2007 · West End
Actor-turned-playwright Antony Sher’s latest play The Giant received its world premiere last night (8 November 2007, previews from 2 November), with a cast led by Roger Allam and Jo
Photos: Come Join Cabaret’s First Anniversary Party
By Editorial Staff · 5 Nov 2007 · West End
Rufus Norris’ acclaimed revival of Kander and Ebb musical Cabaret officially celebrated its first birthday at the West End’s Lyric Theatre last week. Though the show opened on 10 Octobe