Watford Theatre News and Reviews

Catherine Love: What makes a good conclusion?
By Catherine Love · 24 Nov 2014

Catherine Love bids farewell with a consideration of endings in theatre

Full cast announced for Oklahoma! UK tour
By Ben Hewis · 24 Nov 2014

The production embarks on a tour of the UK and Ireland in February next year

Noel Sullivan, Lauren Samuels and Daniel Fletcher climbing Kilimanjaro for charity
By Ben Hewis · 19 Nov 2014

The Rock of Ages cast members will tackle the highest mountain in Africa on 2 December

As it happens: The best of #LoveTheatre day
By Ben Hewis · 19 Nov 2014

Theatres across the UK are celebrating the inaugural #LoveTheatre day on Twitter, we highlight some of the best bits

Catherine Love: 'Interaction does not always mean choice'
By Catherine Love · 17 Nov 2014

Interactive theatre is increasingly ubiquitous, but what does it really ask of us as audience members?

Swan Lake (tour – Bishop's Stortford)
By Anne Morley-Priestman · 30 Oct 2014

Christopher Moore's new production of "Swan Lake" is unlike any other you're likely to encounter.

Antigone (York Theatre Royal)
By Dan Meyers · 25 Oct 2014

Pilot Theatre and Roy Williams transport Sophocles' tragedy from ancient Greece to the world of contemporary gang culture

Love Me Do (Watford)
By Anne Morley-Priestman · 2 Oct 2014

It's not just the past which is another country. That's made clear in the new Marks-Gran bitter-sweet comedy "Love Me Do".

Twelfth Night (Crucible Theatre)
By Sophie Bush · 25 Sep 2014

Jonathan Munby's Twelfth Night is "the best Shakespeare production to come out of Sheffield Theatres for some years"

Happy Birthday Sunita (tour – Watford)
By Anne Morley-Priestman · 22 Sep 2014

Playwright Harvey Virdi cites Mike Leigh's "Abigail's Party" as one of the inspirations for "Happy Birthday Sunita". Fair enough, but there are even stronger echoes of Ibsen's "the Dolls'House".