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Saturday, September 11, 2021

INTERVIEW: Writer & director Leo Flanagan on transferring Feathers from a bookshop during lockdown to the Lion & Unicorn by Featured Content

After a site-specific lockdown run at the Calder Bookshop, Feathers transfers to the Lion & Unicorn Theatre this month. We caught up with Gutter Street's writer/director Leo Flanagan abo…

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Friday, September 10, 2021

PHOTOS: Peek into rehearsals for hit drama Empty in Angel by Featured Content

As it returns to the London stage for an autumn tour, take a look at what Darcy Willison and the Empty in Angel team have been up to in rehearsals, then book your tickets for the hit gig eco…

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FEATURED SHOW: ‘Glorious’ ★★★★★ Pippin has extended til 3 Oct. Read the reviews! by Featured Content

After an avalanche of critical raves, Steven Dexter's 'glorious', 'incredible', 'truly inspiring' immersive production of Pippin has extended its limited season at London's Charing Cross The…

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Thursday, September 9, 2021

‘You really carry the show, which doesn’t happen that often’: Rosemary Ashe on starring in Call Me Madam by Featured Content

As she starts performances in Irving Berlin's 1950 Tony Award-winning Broadway musical Call Me Madam, Olivier Award nominee Rosemary Ashe took time out of rehearsals to tell us why she wante…

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Wednesday, September 8, 2021

PHOTOS: Lately’s two alternating casts take to the stage for Proforca premiere by Featured Content

Which Cal & Alf will you get? Two different pairings take to the stage this week in James Lewis' new two-hander Lately at the Lion & Unicorn Theatre. Check out our head-to-head photo…

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Tuesday, September 7, 2021

NEWS: Lizzy Connolly stars as Rebecca in the musical of Indecent Proposal by Featured Content

Lizzy Connolly has been announced to join Norman Bowman and Ako Mitchell in the world premiere musical adaptation of Indecent Proposal, which starts performances at London's Southwark Playho…

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Monday, September 6, 2021

NEWS: Full cast announced for Above the Stag’s new musical The Pleasure Garden by Featured Content

Full casting has now been announced for the world premiere of Glenn Chandler and Charles Miller's new musical The Pleasure Garden, which runs at south London's Above the Stag Theatre from 15…

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NEWS: Meet the new company facing a pub lock-in on tour in Tiny Room’s Loop by Featured Content

Curtis Medley, Martha Furnival and Taro Bahar star in Tiny Room's fresh new staging of Peter Mulligan's acclaimed 2018 play LOOP, which launches an inaugural tour this week from Coventry's A…

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Sunday, September 5, 2021

VIDEO: Rosemary Ashe follows in Ethel Merman’s footsteps in Call Me Madam by Featured Content

When classic Irving Berlin musical Call Me Madam gets a rare London revival at Highgate's Upstairs at the Gatehouse this month, Rosemary Ashe takes the title role written for Broadway legend…

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Saturday, September 4, 2021

‘Every actor should try to direct & every director should try to act’: Joe Idris-Roberts on making his directorial debut with Loop on tour by Featured Content

As Tiny Room prepares for its inaugural tour with Peter Mulligan's LOOP, we caught up with Joe Idris-Roberts, who now makes his professional directorial debut with this latest iteration of h…

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Friday, September 3, 2021

NEWS: The Pleasure Garden musical premieres a stone’s throw from its historic setting by Featured Content

The Pleasure Garden, inspired by the history of south London's Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens, premieres this month at Above the Stag Theatre, set on the edge of the modern-day park.

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Saturday, August 28, 2021

INTERVIEW: When Darkness Falls stars Alex Phelps & Will Barton on ghost stories, Covid & what else scares them by Featured Content

Alex Phelps and Will Barton star opposite another in tense two-hander When Darkness Falls, set in Guernsey and inspired by local paranormal folklore. We talked to them about the play and thi…

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Friday, August 27, 2021

NEWS: Tiny Room launches debut tour with revival of acclaimed play Loop by Featured Content

After success at Camden Fringe and London's Lion & Unicorn Theatre, Peter Mulligan's acclaimed play LOOP returns with an autumn tour that launches with a performance at the Albany Theatr…

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PHOTOS: Sneak a peek into rehearsals for Irving Berlin’s Call Me Madam by Featured Content

Preparations are underway for the much-anticipated revival of Irving Berlin's 1950 Tony Award-winning musical Call Me Madam starring Rosemary Ashe and Richard Gibson. Get behind the scenes a…

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Wednesday, August 25, 2021

INTERVIEW: Carolyn Lloyd-Davies wants the audience to be jolted out of their ‘comfort zone’ by her controversial new play Penetration by Featured Content

Carolyn Lloyd-Davies’ socially provocative play Penetration, running at The Cockpit Theatre from 22 September to 9 October 2021, explores the confusion which surrounds society’s failure …

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FEATURED SHOW: ‘Best not go alone’ to ‘spooky’ ★★★★ When Darkness Falls. Reviews are in! by Featured Content

When Darkness Falls, James Milton and Paul Morrissey's 'eerie', 'entertaining and ominous' evening of Guernsey ghost stories, has certainly spooked critics.

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WATCH: Check out the new trailer for gig economy drama Empty in Angel by Featured Content

Take to the busy London streets with cycle courier Watford in the new trailer for Empty in Angel, the hit gig economy-skewering play that tours to a quartet of London venues this autumn. Boo…

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Tuesday, August 24, 2021

NEWS: Black Box Live’s Edinburgh line-up features one world premiere, two UK premieres by Featured Content

Australia’s digital destination for live performance, Black Box Live, is now broadcasting shows from Adelaide’s Bakehouse Theatre via the Edinburgh Festival Fringe straight into audience…

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Monday, August 23, 2021

Now streaming: Black Box Live brings the best of Adelaide to the Edinburgh Fringe by Featured Content

Two Adelaide Fringe stalwarts are causing a stir online at this year's Edinburgh Fringe with their hybrid live/digital season of five critically acclaimed Australian shows, broadcast care of…

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PHOTOS: Follow When Darkness Falls from rehearsal room to stage by Featured Content

When Darkness Falls officially opens tonight (23 August 2021) at London's Park Theatre, where it runs until 4 September 2021 only ahead of a regional tour. Sneak a peek at the progress of th…

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Edinburgh Fringe: Organic Theatre are stranded on Zoom in Flanker Origami, now streaming by Featured Content

Award-winning Organic Theatre returns to Edinburgh Fringe for a digital world premiere of their new pandemic-inspired show Flanker Origami, which finds the founders stranded on Zoom, streami…

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Saturday, August 21, 2021

‘They still have the natural human urges at 60 and why shouldn’t they?’: Andrew Fettes stars in Bren Gosling’s new play Invisible Me by Featured Content

“Very enjoyable and uplifting,” that how actor Andrew Fettes would describe both Bren Gosling’s new dramatic comedy Invisible Me (playing at New Wimbledon Theatre’s Studio from 3-11 …

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Friday, August 20, 2021

NEWS: York’s premier sketch troupe The Dead Ducks brings new tour to Camden Fringe by Featured Content

The Dead Ducks, University of York Comedy Society's premier sketch troupe, is doing a run of seven shows across two venues at this year's Camden Fringe with their new production Ducks Out of…

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Wednesday, August 18, 2021

NEWS: Proforca Theatre announces alternating casts for Lately premiere by Featured Content

The premiere of two-hander Lately will be performed by alternating duos at London's Lion and Unicorn Theatre next month. Casting has now been announced.

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Tuesday, August 17, 2021

Starting this week: New ghost story When Darkness Falls premieres at Park Theatre before touring by Featured Content

New spine-chilling ghost story When Darkness Falls finally gets its premiere this month at London's Park Theatre, where it will run for a limited season from tomorrow 18 August to 4 Septembe…

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Friday, August 13, 2021

‘It speaks to the parts of us that are hurting’: Director Georgia Harris on premiering A Rat, A Rat at the new Golden Goose Theatre by Featured Content

An all-female cast and creative team bring Chloe Yates' electric new play A Rat, A Rat to the stage at south London's new Golden Goose Theatre, in association with mental health theatre comp…

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Thursday, August 12, 2021

‘It’s been the most hostile experience of making theatre I’ve seen’: David Brady on Lately & life after lockdown at the Lion & Unicorn by Featured Content

At the Lion & Unicorn Theatre, the autumn/winter season launches with the Covid-postponed premiere of James Lewis' Lately. We talked to artistic director about the play and life after lo…

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Edinburgh Fringe: How does racism continue in younger generations? Colour is streaming now by Featured Content

One-woman show Colour, exploring how racism gains ground in younger generations, makes its Edinburgh Fringe debut as part of The Space UK's online programme. It's already caught the eye of M…

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Wednesday, August 11, 2021

NEWS: Rosemary Ashe & Richard Gibson star in Irving Berlin’s Call Me Madam by Featured Content

Olivier Award nominee Rosemary Ashe and 'Allo 'Allo!'s Richard Gibson headline a rare revival of Irving Berlin's 1950 Tony Award-winning Broadway musical Call Me Madam in September at Upstai…

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NEWS: Double bill Spectra, dismantling female stereotypes, premieres at Camden Fringe by Featured Content

Spectra, a double bill of two short plays depicting the intricacies of female relationships in opposing contexts, gets its premiere care of an all-female team at the Etcetera Theatre.

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Tuesday, August 10, 2021

‘It will be a great moment for zoology & fringe theatre’: Simon Stanley Ward on How I Found & Captured Bigfoot During Lockdown by Featured Content

You can discover the strangest things when you're walking the dog in north London's Tottenham Marshes. Musician turned Sasquatch-hunter Simon Stanley Ward is proof of that. We talked to him …

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