Theatre News

Downton's Joanne Froggatt stars in Nigel Harman-directed play Rabbit Hole in West End
By Theo Bosanquet · 23 May 2014

Froggatt will play a mother whose family is shattered by grief

Cameron Mackintosh acquires West End's Victoria Palace and Ambassadors theatres
By Theo Bosanquet · 22 May 2014

The producer will take his portfolio of West End theatres up to nine, and plans to rename the Ambassadors in honour of Stephen Sondheim

Gate marks 35th anniversary with 'most ambitious' season
By Theo Bosanquet · 22 May 2014

The new season is themed around the question 'Who Does She Think She Is?'

Goldfrapp duo write music for Medea at National
By Theo Bosanquet · 22 May 2014

Alison Goldfrapp and Will Gregory are making their first foray into theatre

Eric and Little Ern returns to London
By Rosie Bannister · 22 May 2014

The Morecambe and Wise tribute show will run for a limited season over the Christmas period at the St James Theatre

Almeida confirms King Charles III transfer and announces autumn season
By Theo Bosanquet · 22 May 2014

Alecky Blythe's new verbatim piece about the London riots will launch the new season in September

Jacqueline Wilson's Hetty Feather transfers to West End
By Rosie Bannister · 22 May 2014

The show will play a limited summer run at the Vaudeville Theatre from 5 August

Matthew Warchus to succeed Kevin Spacey as artistic director of the Old Vic
By Theo Bosanquet · 22 May 2014

The Matilda director will take the reins next autumn

Miss Saigon extends booking at Prince Edward to April 2015
By Editorial Staff · 21 May 2014

As the revival prepares to open to press, the hit show has extended by four months

Peter Lockyer and David Thaxton lead new Les Miserables cast
By Theo Bosanquet · 21 May 2014

Also joining the longrunner at the Queen's Theatre next month will be Celinde Schoenmaker, Tom Edden, Michael Colbourne and Emilie Fleming