Theatre News

Cast announced for first London revival of David Hare's Vertical Hour
By Rosie Bannister · 31 Jul 2014

Nigel Douglas's production at the Park Theatre includes a former Doctor Who star

Full cast announced for Chichester's Gypsy starring Imelda Staunton
By Rebecca Donn · 30 Jul 2014

Gemma Sutton and Dan Burton are among those joining Staunton, Lara Pulver and Kevin Whately

Summer Strallen, Anton du Beke and Dianne Pilkington lead one-off charity cabaret
By Rosie Bannister · 30 Jul 2014

The trio will be joined by a host of West End stars in The Philippine Dream at the Leicester Square Theatre, held in aid of the Tuloy Foundation in Manila

Infographic: SOLT report reveals London theatre makes more money than cinema
By Ben Hewis, Rosie Bannister · 30 Jul 2014

This was one of the findings of the London Theatre Report 2014, which also discovered that the average ticket price in London fell by more than £1 in 2012/13

Casting announced for Paul Miller's inaugural Orange Tree production
By Rebecca Donn · 29 Jul 2014

Ellie Piercy leads the cast of DH Lawrence's The Widowing of Mrs Holroyd

Really Useful Group takes legal action against cancelled US Superstar tour producers
By Rosie Bannister · 29 Jul 2014

Andrew Lloyd Webber's company is taking action against Michael Cohl's Options Clause Entertainment to recover costs

Natalie Casey stars in Albion at the Bush
By Rebecca Donn · 28 Jul 2014

The WhatsOnStage Award-winner will lead the cast of Chris Thompson's play

Benedict Cumberbatch Hamlet to have 100 £10 tickets per performance
By Rosie Bannister · 28 Jul 2014

Ticket prices for the hotly anticipated production have been released, with more information about the £10 tickets to be announced in 2015

Forbidden Broadway transfers to West End in September
By Rosie Bannister · 28 Jul 2014

Three of the Menier Chocolate Factory production cast will stay with the show, to be joined at the Vaudeville Theatre by YouTube star Christina Bianco

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels offers free tickets to Secret Cinema patrons
By Rosie Bannister · 25 Jul 2014

Rufus Hound has announced on his blog that people with tickets for tonight's cancelled Back to the Future screening can get in free to Dirty Rotten Scoundrels this evening