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Tuesday, November 9, 2021

‘I want the audience to ask themselves: what if Marlowe didn’t die in 1593?’ Writer Peter B Hodges on the UK premiere of Marlowe’s Fate by Featured Content

Research proves that Christopher Marlowe not only didn't die in 1593 at the age of 29, but that he wrote the plays that made Shakespeare famous. So says author and playwright Peter B Hodges …

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Monday, November 8, 2021

FEATURED SHOW: New musical Indecent Proposal is ‘indecently entertaining!’ ★★★★ reviews are in! by Featured Content

Indecent Proposal, Jack Engelhard's bestselling 1988 novel which also became a blockbuster Hollywood film, has now been made into an "indecently entertaining" new British musical at London's…

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‘The reward you get is that people might take your ideas seriously’: Charity Case author Jeff Page on the duty to entertain by Featured Content

Charity Case, from the same team as 2018's critically acclaimed Checkpoint Chana, receives its rescheduled world premiere at London's Drayton Arms Theatre in a strictly limited season, runni…

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Friday, November 5, 2021

NEWS: Marlowe’s Fate, featuring a sparring match with Shakespeare, gets UK premiere at White Bear by Featured Content

Peter B Hodges' Off-Broadway hit Marlowe's Fate, based on the premise that Christopher Marlowe wrote the canon credited to William Shakespeare, gets its UK premiere this month at London's Wh…

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Wednesday, November 3, 2021

‘The pandemic has given me a different perspective on life & my character’: David Richardson on returning to the cast of Loop by Featured Content

Tiny Room's LOOP continues its debut tour this weekend, with original cast member David Richardson returning to the play about "burnt bridges and breakdowns" set during a pub lock-in. We tal…

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PHOTOS: First look at the world premiere musical version of Indecent Proposal by Featured Content

The musical makeover of Indecent Proposal officially premiered last night at London's Southwark Playhouse. Travel back to Atlantic City in the 1980s with our first-look gallery of production…

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Tuesday, November 2, 2021

FEATURED SHOW: Lidless Theatre’s ★★★★★ revival of Tender Napalm is ‘an absolute must-see’. Reviews are in! by Featured Content

Philip Ridley himself recommended that Lidless Theatre mount the tenth-anniversary revival of his instant classic Tender Napalm. The result, according to the critics, is "first-rate" and "an…

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Thursday, October 28, 2021

NEWS: Extraordinary Bodies’ revolutionary Human circus, featuring disabled & non-disabled artists, arrives at Woolwich Works by Featured Content

Human, the latest show from integrated circus collaboration Extraordinary Bodies, comes to London for three performances only at Woolwich Works on 5 and 6 November 2021.

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Wednesday, October 27, 2021

NEWS: Charity Case receives its postponed premiere at Drayton Arms Theatre by Featured Content

Charity Case, from the same team as 2018's critically acclaimed Checkpoint Chana, receives its rescheduled world premiere at London's Drayton Arms Theatre in a strictly limited season, runni…

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Tuesday, October 26, 2021

PHOTOS: Original star returns as Tiny Room revs up rehearsals for new Loop dates by Featured Content

David Richardson, who appeared in the original London runs of Peter Mulligan's acclaimed play LOOP, rejoins the cast as the Tiny Room production prepares for new November dates on its debut …

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Monday, October 25, 2021

PHOTOS & VIDEO: In the rehearsal room with Philip Ridley’s Tender Napalm by Featured Content

Performances begin this week for Lidless Theatre's revival of Philip Ridley's "jaw-dropping, heart-stopping, expectation-topping" play Tender Napalm. We caught up with the company in rehears…

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NEWS: Lockdown hit Doing Shakespeare gets live London premiere at Bridewell by Featured Content

Following a series of multi-award-winning online plays throughout the pandemic, the Northern Comedy Theatre Company has adapted its much-loved Doing Shakespeare for the stage and is bringing…

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Thursday, October 21, 2021

NEWS: Crime Viral brings An Evening of Serial Killers to London’s Canal Cafe Theatre by Featured Content

After huge success online and a UK-wide tour, An Evening of Serial Killers, hosted by serial killer expert Cheish Merryweather, comes to London's Canal Cafe Theatre for one night only on 10 …

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Wednesday, October 20, 2021

PHOTOS & VIDEO: Behind the scenes in the rehearsal room for Indecent Proposal by Featured Content

Previews begin at the end of this week for the world premiere musical makeover of Indecent Proposal, the novel made famous by the 1993 Hollywood film. What's been happening in rehearsals? Ch…

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NEWS: Freaky Geese makes London debut with new comedy Holier Than Thou by Featured Content

New comedy Holier Than Thou, marking the London debut of young theatre company Freaky Geese, gets its full-length premiere next month at the Canal Cafe Theatre.

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Tuesday, October 19, 2021

NEWS: Cast & creatives announced for the world premiere of Kathy Rucker’s Darling by Featured Content

Full cast and creatives have now been announced for the world premiere of Kathy Rucker's DARLING, which gets its world premiere at London's Hope Theatre in a limited season from 9 to 27 Nove…

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Monday, October 18, 2021

FEATURED SHOW: Proforca’s ‘exquisite & lyrical’ ★★★★ Lately transfers to Albany Theatre by Featured Content

After two stints at London's Lion & Unicorn Theatre, a slew of four-star reviews and an Offies nomination for Best New Play, Proforca Theatre's premiere of James Lewis' latest play Latel…

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Wednesday, October 13, 2021

INTERVIEW: What is best for us versus what is best for those we love most? Roger Ajogbe on starring in the premiere of Proud by Featured Content

Roger Ajogbe stars as Roland in Proud, Bren Gosling's powerful new drama tackling racism and homophobia. He took a break from rehearsals to tell us more about the play.

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Tuesday, October 12, 2021

NEWS: Noel Coward meets Neil Gaiman in new fantasy drama The Bargain by Featured Content

The Bargain, a new play billed as "Noel Coward meets Neil Gaiman", gets its world premiere this month at Ye Olde Rose & Crown Theatre in Walthamstow, east London. The Controlled Chaos pr…

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Monday, October 11, 2021

NEWS: American playwright Kathy Rucker’s Darling premieres at Hope Theatre, 9-27 Nov by Featured Content

Could you spot a "catfish"? DARLING, an American tale of love, mercy and mail fraud by award-winning US playwright Kathy Rucker, gets its world premiere next month at north London's Hope The…

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Monday, October 4, 2021

NEWS: Cabaret fusion Revenge plays for one night only at London Horror Festival by Featured Content

As part of the London Horror Festival 2021, Revenge: The Horror Cabaret will scare audiences for one night only at north London's Pleasance Theatre on Thursday 21 October 2021.

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NEWS: Disadvantaged arts graduates highlight industry inequalities in Ardent’s new play Rethink by Featured Content

Ardent Theatre Company's new play Rethink highlights the inequality of opportunities breaking into the theatre industry, particularly in the aftermath of Covid.

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Sunday, October 3, 2021

INTERVIEW: Creator & performer Beth Burrows on the strong women who inspired her new solo show Luck Be A Lady by Featured Content

Luck Be a Lady is a one-woman extravaganza exploring the successes of Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly and Frank Sinatra from the perspective of the women who made it happen.

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Friday, October 1, 2021

LAST CHANCE: Pippin must finish this Sunday. We checked in with the cast by Featured Content

After multiple extensions and an endorsement from Stephen Schwartz himself, Pippin must finish at London's Charing Cross Theatre this Sunday. We checked in with the show's stars ahead of the…

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Thursday, September 30, 2021

NEWS: Sirens of the Silver Screen sequel celebrates strong women behind Astaire, Kelly & Sinatra by Featured Content

Luck Be A Lady is a one-woman extravaganza that explores the stratospheric successes of Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly and Frank Sinatra from the perspective of the powerful women who made it happ…

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Wednesday, September 29, 2021

NEWS: Hard-hitting play about LGBTQ+ hate crime My Boy Danny premieres at Lion & Unicorn by Featured Content

Originally devised as an educational piece in the height of the Zoom era of the pandemic, Alfie James' My Boy Danny will have its live performance debut at the Lion & Unicorn next month.

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Sunday, September 26, 2021

PHOTOS & VIDEO: From rehearsals to stage with murder mystery The Killer Question by Featured Content

Just Some Theatre bring their interactive murder mystery The Killer Question to London's Greenwich Theatre this week for three performances only. Audiences on tour are already loving it! Che…

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FEATURED SHOW: ‘As welcome as a bowl of punch!’ ★★★★★ reviews are in for The Pleasure Garden by Featured Content

Theatre meets local history in Glenn Chandler and Charles Miller's 'romantic', 'fruity', 'bawdy' and 'thought-provoking' new musical at London's Above the Stag Theatre. We've rounded up the …

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PHOTOS: Production images released for gig-economy play Empty in Angel by Featured Content

Following an acclaimed start to its London autumn tour, enter the world of Empty in Angel an enjoy these production images to discover more about the story taking audiences inside the life o…

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Friday, September 24, 2021

NEWS: Eight-time Offies nominee Mercurius returns to White Bear with Anton Chekhov’s Vaudevilles by Featured Content

Prolific Off West End producers Mercurius Theatre — nominated for a staggering eight Offies — return with their critically-acclaimed production of Anton Chekhov's Vaudevilles next month.

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Thursday, September 23, 2021

NEWS: Papatango Prize-nominated Proud features in ATG Premiere Season at New Wimbledon by Featured Content

After Invisible Me this month, playwright Bren Gosling returns to New Wimbledon Studio next month with his powerful new drama Proud, which was longlisted for the prestigious Papatango Prize …

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