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WOS Radio: Edward Seckerson Talks to Dario Marianelli
By Edward Seckerson · 9 Nov 2010 · Off-West End, London
Dario Marianelli won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for his score for the movie Atonement and his return to the theatre after a long absence as composer for the Young Vic's new production of ...
Opening: Bailey's Mind, Driver & Ideal Husband
By Editorial Staff · 8 Nov 2010 · West End, Off-West End
Amongst the major London openings, in the West End and further afield, this week are: OPENING TUESDAY, 9 November 2010, comedian and classically trained musician Bill Bailey returns to the West End
Scaramouche Jones
By Andrew Girvan · 8 Nov 2010 · Off-West End
A five-minute walk from the venue's older counterpart, the New Red Lion is a comfortable pub, for this production swathed in the red drapes of a circus big top. With a cluttered stage set at one end, ...
Tales of the Harrow Road
By Jo Caird Theatergoer Reporter · 8 Nov 2010 · Off-West End
Written by the award-winning Anglo-Korean playwright, In-Sook Chappell following workshops with ethnic minority women in Paddington, Tales of the Harrow Road is intended to bring the stories
The Company Man
By Nancy Groves Theatergoer Reporter · 6 Nov 2010 · Off-West End
"Four years, one month, 16 days." This, the length of time since wayward son Richard last visited the family home at the heart of Torben Betts' new play at the Orange Tree Theatre. We know this ...
Saturn Returns
By Andrew Girvan · 5 Nov 2010 · Off-West End
Set in a single room, seemingly trapped in time, Saturn Returns plays with the astrological phenomenon that the gas giant returns to the position it occupied at the time of one's birth ...
Punchdrunk Presents Night Chauffeur to Launch Stella Artois Black
By Jo Caird Theatergoer Reporter · 5 Nov 2010 · Off-West End
Last week saw the press launch of The Night Chauffeur, a piece of promenade theatre created by Punchdrunk in collaboration with Stella Artois to launch the company's new lager, Stella Artois ...
Cameron Stewart On ... His Grandfather's War Diary
By Editorial Staff · 5 Nov 2010 · Off-West End
The "War Season" at the Tristan Bates theatre is a double bill of drama and music exploring the real lives of soldiers, from World War One to the present day. Made up of Cameron Stewart's My Grandf
Brief Encounter With ... Belt Up Theatre
By Jo Caird Theatergoer Reporter · 4 Nov 2010 · Off-West End
York-based theatre company, Belt Up, stormed this year’s Edinburgh Fringe, presenting 10 shows at the House Above, their purpose-built theatre environment at C venues. This month sees the comp
The Roses of Whitechapel
By Editorial Staff · 4 Nov 2010 · Off-West End
Jonathan Kaufman and Martin Stiff’s play explores the lives of the five women widely accepted as Jack the Ripper’s victims. We are privy to intimate details of their private lives and thei