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NEWS: Jamie Lloyd directs immersive Philip Ridley double bill in Shoreditch
2nd December 2016Today Shoreditch Town Hall announces an immersive double-bill of Philip Ridley plays, including the world première of Killer and a new production of Ridley’s contemporary classic The Pitchfork Disney, his first stage play which premièred in 1991. The productions will… .. Read more
What are the Top 15 hottest tickets on the site right NOW?
1st December 2016Today, we’ve already taken a few moments to remind ourselves of both the Top 10 News Stories and the Top 25 Mates' Blogs on the website over the month of November. Finally, we’re looking backwards and forwards for our final… .. Read more
What were our Top 25 reviews & other blogs in November 2016?
1st December 2016As it’s the first of the month, we’re taking a brief moment to remind ourselves of the most popular contributions from our 20+ syndicate Mates bloggers from the month just closed. What were the reviews and other blogs that got… .. Read more
What were our Top 10 news stories in November 2016?
1st December 2016As it’s the first of the month, we’re taking a brief moment to remind ourselves of the biggest news stories from the month just closed. What were the headlines that got readers clicking most? Any surprises? Our Top 10 News… .. Read more
NEWS: Fleabag creators return to Soho with Vicky Jones’ Touch
2nd December 2016Touch, the fourth exciting new collaboration between Soho Theatre and Fleabag creators DryWrite, will be premiered next year in a limited season running from 6 July to 12 August 2017. Written and directed by Vicky Jones, Touch follows Dee - Welsh, fun,… .. Read more
HER ACHING HEART – Hope Theatre
2nd December 2016★★★★★ Hope Theatre, London - until 23 December 2016 Guest reviewer: Sarah Tinsley How can something manage to be irrevocably silly, challenging, and touching, all at the same time? Through a combination of scenery, song and superb character acting, Her Aching… .. Read more
NEW: Royal & Derngate announces 2017 Made in Northampton season, 7 premieres
2nd December 2016Royal & Derngate’s Artistic Director James Dacre today announced details of Made in Northampton 2017. The 2017 season will include eleven brand new productions, seven world premieres, three major revivals and a site-specific collaboration with Northampton Town Football Club. Royal &… .. Read more
NEWS: Nominees announced for Curtain Up Album of the Year, voting opens
2nd December 2016Nominees have been announced for The Curtain Up Show Album of the Year 2016 in association with TodayTix. This year, three categories (each with six nominees) are open to the public vote. Voting closes at 5.00pm GMT on Wednesday 4 January 2017, and… .. Read more
THE CHILDREN – Royal Court Theatre
2nd December 2016Royal Court Theatre, London - until 14 January 2017 "At our time of life, we simply cannot deal with this shit"... It's interesting to see the things that make ruffles in the theatrical establishment and those which pass by without… .. Read more
POST – Ovalhouse
2nd December 2016Ovalhouse, London - until 3 December 2016 Being an immigrant is hard. Sure, it gets easier but it’s never easy. You are always an outsider, the Other, or that loaded word – FOREIGN. Even though the homesickness may fade and… .. Read more
REVIEW ROUND-UP: This House at the Garrick Theatre
2nd December 2016Last seen in London at the National Theatre four years ago, James Graham’s play This House, about the Labour Government in the 1970s, is brought to life once again, directed by Jeremy Herrin. It runs at the Garrick Theatre until 25 February… .. Read more
NEWS: TV’s Waiting for God gets stage premiere in inaugural Broadway Letchworth season
2nd December 2016Olivier award-winning producer Sue Scott Davison, Creative Programmer of the Broadway Theatre - a new mid-scale theatre in Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire, only half an hour from London – has announced the venue’s inaugural season, which will run from February to… .. Read more