Mischief Theatre’s takeover of the West End continues as it is announced that Peter Pan Goes Wrong will be making another appearance in London. Peter Pan Goes Wrong will run at the Apollo Theatre from the 20th October to the 29th January 2017.
Top ten of the week, including Bend it Like Beckham, Close to You and In the Heights, three shows I’ve already re-visited again and again, and intend to yet again!
In this second holiday podcast, the London theatre bloggers discuss pantomimes at Hackney Empire, Theatre Royal Stratford East and New Wimbledon Theatre, as well as West End comedy Peter Pan Goes Wrong and No Villain at the Old Red Lion.
Another week of big openings ahead means I won’t be getting to everything even if I wanted to (and right now I am still trying to take it easier than I used to), let alone playing catch-up on what I missed when I was incapacitated after my recent double rounds of surgery! Here are the main openings of the week to look out for, followed by my current Top 10.
For a limited run over the festive season at the Apollo Theatre, the original cast of The Play That Goes Wrong will bring their trademark comic mayhem to the J.M. Barrie classic and timeless favourite, Peter Pan. In Peter Pan Goes Wrong, the members of The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society once again battle against technical hitches, flying mishaps and cast disputes on their way to Neverland with hilarious and disastrous results.
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG, the Olivier Award-winning box office hit, has announced that there will be a new, second cast taking to the stage at the West End’s Duchess Theatre from 18 August 2015.
If these first few weeks are anything to go by, 2015 is going to be an entertaining year. Here are four, very different plays that I’ve seen recently and am happy to recommend. As usual, I’ve listed productions in closing date order. Note, the first two finish at the end of January – don’t delay! […]