Jonny Fines and Emma Williams will lead the cast of the world premiere production of An Officer and a Gentleman – The Musical when the show opens at Curve on 6 April 2018 (press night 19 April) before beginning a UK and Ireland tour.
Artistic director Edward Hall has announced Hampstead Theatre’s spring/summer season, comprising three premiere plays: The UK premiere of Rajiv Joseph’s darkly comic post-truth play Describe the Night will be directed by Lisa Spirling. The world premiere of Jemma Kennedy’s blisteringly entertaining Genesis Inc. will be directed by Laurie Sansom. The world premiere of Fiona Doyle’s haunting and provocative new drama …
Got your tickets yet for the world premiere of Philip Ridley’s new gender-neutral collection of ANGRY monologues? Chronicles of Narnia’s Georgie Henley and award-winning West End musical star Tyrone Huntley perform this unmissable evening of comedy and drama. Watch the brand-new show trailer – and then get booking!
Small Things Theatre Company launches a season of female-focused new work at this year’s VAULT Festival, with two new plays and two star-studded fundraising events in aid of the UN Women’s #HeForShe campaign for gender equality. Check out our season overview below – and watch out for more coverage of each – and then get booking via the links below!
Next week, Pegasus Opera Company presents the UK premiere of a double bill of two new one-act operas showcasing women in lead roles, Ruth and The Dark Lady of the Sonnets. Their American composer Philip Hagemann has flown in specially to conduct the production running for four performances only at the Actors Church (St Paul’s) in Covent Garden. He took a break from preparations to tell us more. Read our interview – and then get booking!