Oh What A Lovely War

Oh What A Lovely War (Tour) - 'engaging and lively revival'
By Jimmy Kelly

Terry Johnson's production embarks on a tour

Wendi Peters stars in Oh What A Lovely War tour
By Editorial Staff

Peters joins the ensemble cast on its 2015 UK tour

Oh What A Lovely War returns to Stratford East in new season

The show will play a limited run prior to a UK tour

Michael Coveney: Bendy boosts the Barbican, Haymarket's Attraction proves Fatal

Confirmation of Benedict Cumberbatch's Hamlet causes a stir in the East End, while back in the West End Trevor Nunn's new screen-to-stager fails to hop

Michael Coveney: Golden anniversaries with Kevin and Bruce, Tim and Pru

Our chief critic enjoys a Lovely celebration with Babs and a new documentary about canal boats from Timothy West and Prunella Scales

Michael Coveney: Fringe benefits of Chris Malcolm and Snoo Wilson

Our chief critic reflects on the passing of two significant figures in London's fringe theatre scene

1st Night Photos: Barbara Windsor cheers Oh What a Lovely War revival
By Editorial Staff

The Theatre Royal Stratford East's special anniversary revival of Oh What a Lovely War premiered last night, with Joan Littlewood company member Barbara Windsor and several original cast members among the guests

Oh What a Lovely War (Theatre Royal Stratford East)

Theatre Royal Stratford East presents a new production of Oh What a Lovely War in its 50th anniversary year to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the First World War

Catherine Love: Commemorating conflict

Theatres around the country are rushing to mark the centenary of the First World War, but how many of these shows really have something to say about the conflict?

Looking forward: Michael Coveney previews the coming year in theatre

From screen-to-stage blockbusters to radical reinventions of the classics, 2014 promises a cornucopia of treats for theatre lovers