1984 extends at West End's Playhouse until August
By Jay Julier · 19 May 2014 · London, West End

Robert Icke and Duncan Macmillan's adaptation has received a five-week extension

1984 (Playhouse, West End)
By Theo Bosanquet · 9 May 2014 · London, West End

The acclaimed adaptation comes to the West End for a limited run

Theatre highlights of the week: 1984 transfers, Secret Theatre Show 5 and Gujarati Shakespeare
By Ben Hewis · 6 May 2014 · London, Off-West End, West End

Ben Hewis takes a look at the openings and closings in London theatre this week

Headlong's 1984 embarks on second tour in autumn

The Olivier-nominated production also plays a 12-week run in the West End this summer

Headlong's 1984 takes over from Spamalot at Playhouse Theatre from April
By Rosie Bannister · 7 Mar 2014 · London, West End

The acclaimed adaptation of George Orwell's novel will transfer to the West End from 28 April, with Monty Python musical Spamalot closing on 12 April

1984 (Almeida)
By Michael Coveney · 14 Feb 2014 · London, Off-West End

Headlong's adaptation arrives at the Almeida to inaugurate Rupert Goold's tenure as artistic director

Opening: Oh! What a Lovely War, Secret Theatre: Show 4, 1984, and Tracy Letts' Superior Donuts
By Editorial Staff · 10 Feb 2014 · London

London openings this week include the 50th anniversary production of Joan Littlewood's production at Theatre Royal, Stratford East

Catherine Love: Can stage adaptations be too faithful?
By Catherine Love · 11 Nov 2013 · Leeds, London, Off-West End

Productions such as Headlong's 1984 reveal more about the texts they are based on by not taking a literal approach