RICHMOND
THEATRE GUIDE


Richmond Theatre News and Reviews

THEATRE NEWSREVIEWS
First look at Take That musical The Band
Tim Firth's musical opens in Manchester this week
Top 5 openings: 25 September - 1 October
Ian McKellen, Ria Jones and The Band all have their debuts this week
Casting announced for UK tour of Ronald Harwood's Quartet
Wendi Peters and Jeff Rawle are among the cast of the tour which opens in Cheltenham next year
Ria Jones: 'Understudying Glenn Close was the best decision of my career'
The actress is currently starring as Norma Desmond in the UK tour of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Sunset Boulevard
Test your theatre knowledge: Quiz of the month
Have you been paying attention to the theatre news this month?
Review: Legally Blonde (Churchill Theatre)
Lucie Jones returns to the lead role of Laurence O'Keefe and Nell Benjamin's musical
Review: Wait Until Dark (Richmond Theatre)
Alastair Whatley directs this revival of Frederick Knott's thriller
Review: Around the World in 80 Days (Cadogan Hall)
Laura Eason's hilarious slapstick adaptation is revived for a UK tour
Review: Miss Saigon (Birmingham Hippodrome and tour)
By Diane Parkes
After two years in the West End, Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg's musical has embarked on a tour of the UK
Review: Sand in the Sandwiches (Theatre Royal Haymarket and touring)
Edward Fox stars as the poet John Betjeman in this one-man play