Among this week's major London theatre openings, in the West End and further afield, are the Donmar's Trelawny of the Wells, A Time to Reap at the Royal Court, the transfer of the NT's This House, and more:
Arthur Wing Pinero's play is a "celebration of the enchantment, the vivaciousness, the melodrama, the music and the irrepressible joy of the Victorian stage". Directed by Joe Wright it runs at the Donmar Warehouse until 13 April 2013.
God's Property 26 February 2013
With a script that grew out of Soho Theatre's Soho Six Writers Group in 2011, God's Property follows the stories of several young people in London in 1982, during times of spiraling unemployment and inner city riots. It runs at the Soho Theatre until 2 March.
A Time to Reap looks at one woman’s story against the mountain landscape of an evolving nation and one of Poland’s hottest political topics – abortion and the Catholic Church. It runs at the Royal Court Theatre until 23 March 2013.
This House 28 February 2013 (Previews from 23 February)
Transferring from the Cottesloe Theatre to the NT Olivier, James Graham's This House follows a parliament facing a UK in economic crisis. With cast including Phil Daniels and Charles Edwards, it runs until 16 May 2013.
Barry McGovern stars in Gate Theatre Dublin's production of Samuel Beckett's Watt. Telling the story of a character who walks from a train station to the home of a mysterious man whom he will serve, it runs at the Barbican until 16 March 2013.