The Herd

Thumbs up for Rory Kinnear's debut The Herd
By Editorial Staff
Rory Kinnear's writing debut The Herd opened at the Bush Theatre last night (18 September 2013). Starring Kenneth Cranham, Louise Brealey and Amanda Root, it runs until 26 October
Michael Coveney: Simon Callow and Rory Kinnear join the ranks of fine playwrights
Actors are not often good writers, but many of the best playwrights - Shakespeare, Noel Coward, Harold Pinter, John Osborne and Peter Nichols - have been actors, and two more of them, Simon Callow ...
The Herd
Rory Kinnear makes an impressive writing debut at the Bush Theatre, in a production that "grips like a vice", says Michael Coveney
Brief Encounter with... Louise Brealey
Actress Louise Brealey, known for her role as Molly in Sherlock, is currently appearing in Rory Kinnear's debut play The Herd at the Bush Theatre, which runs until 26 October. The National Youth Theatre's production of her first play Pope Joan has just completed its run
Opening: Barking in Essex, Grandage's Midsummer Night's Dream and Vanessa Redgrave and James Earl Jones in Much Ado
By Editorial Staff
Opening this week, in the West End and further afield, include Lee Evans, Sheila Hancock and Keeley Hawes in Barking in Essex, Michael Grandage's Midsummer Night's Dream, Rory Kinnear's The Herd, Vanessa Redgrave and James Earl Jones in Much Ado About Nothing, and more