james brining

West Yorkshire Playhouse announces new season
By Ron Simpson · 18 Jul 2014

Autumn/Winter in Leeds promises a mix of challenging new work and family favourites

Talking Heads (West Yorkshire Playhouse)
By Ron Simspon · 29 Jun 2014

A selection of Alan Bennett's celebrated made-for-television monologues are re-imagined for the West Yorkshire Playhouse stage.

Enjoy (West Yorkshire Playhouse)
By Ron Simpson · 28 May 2014

James Brining's revival of Alan Bennett's 1980 play suggests the work "improves as the years pass"

West Yorkshire Playhouse begins Alan Bennett season
By Ron Simpson · 19 May 2014

The Playhouse's artistic director, James Brining, talks about celebrating the acclaimed playwright's 80th birthday

Sweeney Todd (Manchester)
By WhatsOnStage Reviewer · 6 Nov 2013

Craig Hepworth doesn't like the contemporary setting of this new production at the Royal Exchange, but loves its vibrancy and spirit

Catherine Love: Regional theatres looking forwards and outwards
By Catherine Love · 14 Oct 2013

Sam Hodges' exciting inaugural season at the Nuffield Theatre might offer a model for regional buildings to nurture the new and the local

Sweeney Todd - The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (Leeds)
By WhatsOnStage Reviewer · 5 Oct 2013

James Brining's first show as artistic director of West Yorkshire Playhouse.