Theatre News

Lindsay Lohan confirms West End debut in Speed-the-Plow
By Theo Bosanquet · 26 Jun 2014 · London, West End

The Mean Girls actress will star in a production at the Playhouse directed by Lindsay Posner

Jeeves and Wooster in Perfect Nonsense extends West End booking to January 2015
By Editorial Staff · 26 Jun 2014 · London, West End

The production will run concurrently with the upcoming UK tour

Kinks musical Sunny Afternoon transfers to Harold Pinter Theatre
By Rosie Bannister · 26 Jun 2014 · London, West End

The Hampstead Theatre production will open in the West End in October

Nikolai Foster appointed as new Leicester Curve artistic director
By Rosie Bannister · 26 Jun 2014 · Leicester

He will succeed Paul Kerryson, who has been in the post for 22 years, in January 2015

Russell Grant to play Mrs Meers in Thoroughly Modern Millie
By Alexandria Plisaner · 25 Jun 2014 · London, Off-West End

Grant described it as a role he has 'secretly coveted'

Park Theatre stages all-female triple bill Shutters
By Alexandria Pliskaner · 25 Jun 2014 · London, Off-West End

The set of three plays, featuring an entirely female cast, explores the journey of women over the last century

Denise Van Outen's one-woman show transfers to Arts Theatre
By Rosie Bannister · 25 Jun 2014 · London, West End

The musical play, Some Girl I Used To Know, opens at the London venue on 22 August following a UK tour

Research finds that NT Live has 'no negative impact' on regional theatregoing
By Theo Bosanquet · 25 Jun 2014 · Nationwide

A 'big data' survey carried out by Nesta is the first to examine the effect of live cinema broadcasts

Rose stages Bennett's Single Spies and The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe
By Theo Bosanquet · 25 Jun 2014 · London, Off-West End

The autumn/winter season has been announced at the Kingston venue

Billie Piper stars in phone hacking play at National Theatre
By Rosie Bannister and Theo Bosanquet · 25 Jun 2014 · London, West End

The new satire by Richard Bean will open, after no previews, next Monday