Ghost About the House, a “haunting gay comedy” by Matthew Campling, gets its world premiere at London’s King’s Head Theatre in a limited season this June. Casting has now been announced.
Got your tickets yet for William Stanton’s new straight-from-the-headlines, data-privacy play THE OLD ROOM? After development with Script Readers and a successful reading at the Park Theatre, the world premiere production starts public performances next week at London’s White Bear Theatre. Check out our photos from the rehearsal room – and then get booking!
A historic hit! Jermyn Street Theatre’s historic staging of Noel Coward’s full Tonight at 8.30 cycle has wowed the critics who attended this past weekend’s trilogy days. We’ve rounded up some of our favourite review quotes below, including from our own Cowardologist Libby Purves. Get your tickets before they’re all gone!
Biting Block Theatre return to London with Catching Up, their “gripping piece of new theatre”, after a sell-out success at the Edinburgh Fringe. The one-act play, written and performed by Octavia Gilmore and Emily Schofield, has been newly reworked for its London premiere at Theatre N16, where it headlines the theatre’s opening season at its new home.
Do you remember 1979? Watch this fantastic trailer for The Gift of the Gab, the first in Simon David Eden’s Brighton trilogy, for a feel of the swirling social and historical context for this brilliant new black comedy. And then get booking for the world premiere run at London’s White Bear Theatre from 15 May 2018!
As the great and good of the West End and Broadway were focused on the Olivier Awards at the Royal Albert Hall this weekend, pioneering Fringe innovators The Pensive Federation gathered more than sixty actors, writers and directors in south London for their launch “inspiration session” as preparations got fully underway for their annual new writing event, The Significant Other Festival, launching next week. Check out our bumper gallery of rehearsal photos below – and then get booking.
How would you cope if your partner was diagnosed with autism? Mike Heath’s new play The Big Things, now running at London’s Baron’s Court Theatre until 5 May, traces one couple’s journey and how it affects them and their partnering. Watch these lovely behind-the-scenes videos with the show’s stars May Cunningham and Matthew John Wright from the rehearsal room – and then get booking!
Have any of your online accounts been hacked before? How many times have you changed your passwords? Would you ever consider deleting your Facebook account? The cast of William Stanton’s new straight-from-the-headlines, cyber-security play THE OLD ROOM share some of their online experiences in this series of video chats. We’ve all been there. Watch below – and then get booking!
How many autistic adults are undiagnosed? Mike Heath’s new play The Big Things gets its world premiere tonight (18 April 2018) at London’s Baron’s Court Theatre, where it runs until 5 May, including a post-show Q&A chaired by Mates co-founder Terri Paddock on 27 April. Check out our bumper photo galleries – and then get booking!