Andrew Lloyd Webber and the cast of his new musical Stephen Ward, about the high-society fixer at the centre of the Profumo Affair, were at The Box in Soho this week (29 September) to launch the show
Nicky Silver's The Lyons starring Isla Blair, Nicholas Day and Tom Ellis opened at the Menier Chocolate Factory last night (26 September 2013). Guests at the first night party included Natalie Casey, Charlie Clemmow, Jenna Russell, Jane Asher, Caroline Keiff, Cassidy Janson and Julian Glover
Jim Broadbent and Gary Lineker were among those at the first night party for the West End transfer of The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui starring Henry Goodman at the Duchess Theatre last night (25 September 2013). It runs until 7 December
Kim Cattrall was among those celebrating the opening of Mark Rylance's Much Ado About Nothing starring Vanessa Redgrave and James Earl Jones at the Old Vic last night (19 September 2013). Others at the first night party included actors Haydn Gwynne and Alison Steadman.
Production images have been released for Mark Rylance's production of Much Ado About Nothing at the Old Vic starring James Earl Jones and Vanessa Redgrave, which opens tonight (19 September 2013)
Actor Rory Kinnear's debut play The Herd opened at the Bush Theatre last night (18 September 2013). Guests enjoying the first night party included Nicholas Hytner, Lesley Manville, Cush Jumbo and cast members including Louise Brealey, Amanda Root and Kenneth Cranham. The Herd runs until 26 October