Douglas Hodge

New pics released of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory characters
By Editorial Staff
The show at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane is directed by Sam Mendes
Michael Coveney: Carousel turns for Mary Rodgers, Arts Council cuts both ways
The daughter of Richard Rodgers, who died last week, was a noted composer in her own right
Video: Highlights of the 2014 Olivier Awards
By Editorial Staff
Features editor Ben Hewis talks to some of the winners, nominees and presenters from last night's ceremony
Alex Jennings to play Willy Wonka in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory from May
The actor will take over from fellow WhatsOnStage Awards nominee Douglas Hodge
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory takes over £1m during half term week
The Roald Dahl musical has reported record takings at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory extends to November 2014, cast recording released
The musical, based on Roald Dahl's classic children's novel, has extended its run at Theatre Royal Drury Lane
Quote/Unquote: 15 great lines we've heard at the theatre recently
By Editorial Staff
In the first of a regular new feature, we round up some great lines we've heard at recent shows, in the West End and further afield. Click the play titles below the quotes for more info and to buy tickets. Got any to add? Tell us in the comments or on Twitter using #wosquote
Review Round-Up: Is Charlie and the Chocolate Factory a treat?
By Editorial Staff
Sam Mendes' production of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory opened at Theatre Royal, Drury Lane last night (25 June 2013). With music by Marc Shaiman, it stars Douglas Hodge as Willy Wonka
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
The blockbuster new Roald Dahl musical at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane proves a faithful yet inventive treat, says Michael Coveney