Oh What A Lovely War

Oh What A Lovely War returns to Stratford East in new season
By Rosie Bannister · 3 Jul 2014

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

Michael Coveney: Bendy boosts the Barbican, Haymarket's Attraction proves Fatal
By Michael Coveney · 26 Mar 2014

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
By Michael Coveney · 12 Mar 2014

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
By Michael Coveney · 17 Feb 2014

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 · 12 Feb 2014

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)
By Michael Coveney · 12 Feb 2014

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
By Catherine Love · 10 Feb 2014

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
By Michael Coveney · 31 Dec 2013

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

Caroline Quentin in ensemble for Stratford East's anniversary Oh What A Lovely War
By Editorial Staff · 22 Oct 2013

Casting has been announced for Terry Johnson's production, which opens in February