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!
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!
Today, on the birthday of William Shakespeare, full details have been announced for Europe’s first ever pop-up Shakespearean Theatre – Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre – which makes its debut in the historic city of York in June. Preparations are well underway for a ground-breaking ‘Summer of Shakespeare’. Highlights include: Directors Lindsay Posner, Damian Cruden and Juliet Forster to lead two companies …
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 you got your tickets yet for the European premiere of the award-winning American two-hander THE GULF? It officially opens tomorrow (19 April 2018) at London’s Tristan Bates Theatre, with a post-show Q&A with stars Anna Acton and Louisa Lytton this Saturday chaired by Mates co-founder Terri Paddock. Check out first-look production photos below – and then get booking!
We’re counting down to the world premiere of William Stanton’s highly topical new cyber-security play THE OLD ROOM, which has a strictly limited season at London’s White Bear Theatre from 24 April to 12 May 2018. Watch this fascinating video including interviews with writer, director, producer and designer – and then get booking!