Off-West End Theatre News and Reviews

Michael Xavier and Anna Francolini to join Menier Assassins

The pair replace Aaron Tveit and Catherine Tate in Jamie Lloyd's production

Battersea Arts Centre merges with Wandsworth Museum

The venue has also announced programming plans for 2015

Hattie Morahan gives a "golden performance" in The Changeling

Dominic Dromgoole's production of the Jacobean tragedy opened at the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse this week

Cast announced for Mike Bartlett's Game at Almeida
By Editorial Staff

The play, which will be staged in a 'radically reconfigured' auditorium, is set in the midst of the housing crisis

A digital Don comes to The Vaults

Giovanni, Silent Opera's new 90-minute adaptation of Mozart's opera, aims to break down barriers

Bad Jews (St James Theatre)

'If you can handle a non-stop verbal onslaught which includes two c-bombs, then get yourself down to the St James Theatre'

Islands (Bush Theatre)

Olivier Award-nominated Caroline Horton's new play about tax havens has opened at the west London venue

Upper Cut (Southwark Playhouse)

Juliet Gilkes Romero's timely play centres on a rising star politician on the eve of a general election (Park Theatre)
By Amardeep Sohi (@AmardeepSohi1)

Michael Kingsbury's play features strong performances but is somewhat uneven

The Talented Mr Ripley (New Diorama Theatre)
By Susan Elkin

The Faction's season at the New Diorama Theatre continues