WEST END
THEATRE GUIDE


West End Theatre News and Reviews

THEATRE NEWSREVIEWS
Denise Gough shines in People, Places and Things
Jeremy Herrin's production of Duncan Macmillan's new play opened in the National's Dorfman Theatre last night
Exclusive: Casting announced for In the Heights
The critically-acclaimed production returns to London following a sell out run at Southwark Playhouse last year
Beverley Knight and Matt Cardle headline Live from Memphis
The one-off evening at the London Hippodrome will raise funds for the Terrence Higgins Trust
Robert Icke: 'Classics were never meant to be boring'
The director of 1984 and Oresteia on why theatre needs to compete with The Sopranos
34 theatre openings that should be on your radar in September
We take a look at the major openings in a very busy month for theatre around the UK
McQueen (Theatre Royal Haymarket)
By Alun Hood
John Caird's production of James Phillips' dark play transfers to the West End from the St James Theatre
My Children! My Africa! (Trafalgar Studios)
By Jane Kemp
Fine performances lift this thought-provoking examination of South African resistance to apartheid
Kid Critic: Hetty Feather (Duke of York's Theatre)
By Edward Macneill
Our kid critic Edward Macneill, aged 10, reviews the production of Jacqueline Wilson's book
Three Little Pigs (Palace Theatre)
By Michael Coveney
Anthony Drewe directs this family show with Simon Webbe and Alison Jiear
Splendour (Donmar Warehouse)
Sinéad Cusack stars in Robert Hastie's revival of Abi Morgan's 'intriguing' play