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Monday, June 22, 2020

WATCH: Moment of Grace releases evocative new teaser trailer by Featured Content

When to touch was to heal. At a time when shaking hands feels like a distant memory, Bren Gosling's play, inspired by a symbolic act of taboo-breaking compassion, has defied its own challeng…

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Monday, June 1, 2020

“Moment of Grace is a play about a pandemic, and here we are in the midst of another one” Bren Gosling on his new drama by Featured Content

"We have grabbed this opportunity with both hands to make something original – not a film of a staged version of the play BUT a new hybrid production." When COVID-19 ended hopes of a Londo…

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Wednesday, May 27, 2020

COVID-cancelled show Moment of Grace searches for streaming partner by Featured Content

Moment of Grace, a new drama exploring the monumental action taken by Princess Diana when she visited a London AIDS ward, has been transformed from an award-winning stage show into a film in…

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Wednesday, March 18, 2020

“All his work is relevant and touches almost everyone’s own experiences”: David Tudor talks to us about John Mortimer and The Dock Brief by Featured Content

Theatre veteran and The Dock Brief director David Tudor tells us about working with John Mortimer, why his writing is timeless and what he's learned over the years.

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Friday, March 13, 2020

NEWS: Adam and Eve come to the Union Theatre stage in new comedy Going Ape! by Featured Content

Religion meets evolution in Andrew Corbet Burcher's new comedy Going Ape!, which makes the Union Theatre its Garden of Eden next month. Time to book your tickets!

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BEHIND THE SCENES: Step into the rehearsal room for of diplomatic drama The Ballerina by Featured Content

You can feel the tension in Irene Gomez-Emilsson's rehearsal room images for The Ballerina. That's only right, as the drama tells the story of a brutal interrogation. Take a look then book y…

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FIRST LOOK: Peek into the surreal world of a war veteran struggling with his past with Delivery production images by Featured Content

Slugs, fruit flies, sheep and rifles; quite an unusual collection, but one that comes together in Andy Walker's tale of a former paratrooper preparing for fatherhood, Delivery. Take a look, …

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NEWS: Sexual harassment drama #MR.SIMONSAID comes to Tristan Bates Theatre by Featured Content

"Unsettlingly well-observed" exploration into the greyer areas of sexual harassment, Thomas Holloway's drama #MR.SIMONSAID will stage a London run at Tristan Bates Theatre next month. Book y…

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Thursday, March 12, 2020

‘What a joy to be in the same room as Philip Ridley’: Rachel Bright on starring in The Beast of Blue Yonder’s premiere by Featured Content

Rachel Bright, best known as her role as Poppy Meadow in TV's EastEnders, returns to the stage as part of the stellar ensemble cast for next month's world premiere of The Beast of Blue Yonde…

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‘I was so honoured to read such a raw & honest play’: Yasmeen Arden on directing the premiere of Mum by Featured Content

How did a meeting at the school gates lead to the premiere of a new play at London's Playground Theatre. Director Yasmeen Arden tells us why she's so excited to the direct MUM, Juliet Cowan'…

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FEATURED SHOW: ★★★★★ reviews are in for ‘painfully relevant’ & ‘life-affirming’ Drip Drip Drip by Featured Content

Pipeline Theatre's "love letter to the NHS" - and, boy, does it deserve our love now more than ever - has won over London critics just as it did in Edinburgh around the country. We've rounde…

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FEATURED SHOW: Have you seen the brilliant responses Giving Up Marty has received from audiences and critics? by Featured Content

"Purposeful and heart wrenching," "emotionally charged," "food for the soul" - audiences at VAULT Festival have been quick to praise Karen Bartholomew's drama about the realities of adoption…

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Wednesday, March 11, 2020

FEATURED SHOW: Critics, celebs & audiences love feelgood hit comedy Some Mothers Do ‘Ave ‘Em by Featured Content

Whether you grew up with the small screen original or not, critics, celebrities and audiences agree: you'll have a laugh with Joe Pasquale's Frank Spencer and this feelgood stage version of …

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PHOTOS: Sean Rigby & Kristin Atherton hit the ice rink for Hockey Mom, Hockey Dad by Featured Content

Ahead of the forthcoming European premiere of Michael Melski’s Hockey Mom, Hockey Dad at the Finborough Theatre, stars Kristin Atherton and Sean Rigby got in character with a visit to the …

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NEWS: Hit gig economy-skewering play Empty in Angel returns to the stage with London / Brighton tour by Featured Content

Following an acclaimed run at the White Bear Theatre late in 2019, Empty in Angel returns to the stage this spring, touring to London's Etcetera Theatre and Old Red Lion Theatre before headi…

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Tuesday, March 10, 2020

‘Many of us are disturbed & distressed about the state of the world’: Actor Lydia Bakelmun on her role in Drip Drip Drip by Featured Content

Following its post-Brexit Day tour, Theatre Pipeline's Drip Drip Drip has transferred to London's Pleasance, where it runs until 21 March 2020. We caught up with cast member Lydia Bakelmum a…

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FEATURED SHOW: ★★★★ reviews are in for ‘urgent drama’ The Special Relationship by Featured Content

Ready to rethink The Special Relationship that purportedly exists between the US and the UK? Hassan Abdulrazzak's "scathing political satire" lays it bare. We've rounded up our favourite rev…

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NEWS: Proforca Theatre premieres Lately, its third new play with writer James Lewis by Featured Content

In an ongoing collaboration, Proforca Theatre premieres James Lewis' new play Lately, which will have a strictly limited season at its resident home, London's Lion & Unicorn Theatre, fro…

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Monday, March 9, 2020

NEWS: Pan!c Drama delve into the death of creativity in Dogs on a Highway by Featured Content

New London-based physical theatre company Pan!c Drama brings its debut production Dogs on a Highway to Drayton Arms Theatre for two performances only later this week. Be quick to book ticket…

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NEWS: Jade Ewan, Mirren Mack, Rachel Bright & Unique Spencer announced for cast of The Beast of Blue Yonder by Featured Content

Stellar ensemble casting has been announced for Philip Ridley's new time-hopping black comedy The Beast of Blue Yonder, which receives its world premiere at London's Southwark Playhouse next…

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PHOTOS: The Once Upon a Mattress fairy tale is in full swing in Highgate by Featured Content

Do you remember The Princess and the Pea from childhood? Hans Christian Andersen's fairy-tale kingdom has now come to musical life with Mark Giesser's revival of Broadway classic Once Upon a…

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NEWS: Original sin gets a dark retelling in The Fall at Hope Theatre by Featured Content

What would happen if John Milton's Paradise Lost got a dark, horror-infused make over? The answer comes to The Hope Theatre, in Thomas Arensen's The Fall, later this month. Book your tickets…

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Saturday, March 7, 2020

PHOTOS: Behind the scenes for the premiere of Mum at the Playground Theatre by Featured Content

Preparations are underway for the premiere of MUM, Juliet Cowan's new play inspired by her own mother's experiences with dementia. What has the cast been getting up to in rehearsal? Take a l…

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Friday, March 6, 2020

WATCH: The Jekyll / Hyde team explain their monstrously fun new style of immersive gaming at Vault Festival by Featured Content

"Jekyll is the most narrative-driven game we've done so far... We wanted to see if we could do something where the story itself is the thing that compels you to keep on moving forwards." The…

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NEWS: Tale of a paratrooper preparing for parenthood, Delivery returns to London at Chiswick Playhouse by Featured Content

Following a hit season at the Lion and Unicorn Theatre last November, Andy Walker's tale of a soldier trying to cope with his fast as he prepares for the future, Delivery, returns to London …

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PHOTOS & TWEETS: Check out the buzz for The Special Relationship premiere at Soho Theatre by Featured Content

Hassan Abdulrazzak's new play The Special Relationship, based on interviews with Brits deported from the United States, has just premiered at Soho Theatre and it's causing a buzz. Check out …

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FEATURED SHOW: Check out the fantastic ★★★★ reviews for Playground Theatre hit, Sinners by Featured Content

Nicole Ansari gives an "incandescent" performance in Sinners - The English Professor at Playground Theatre. Take a look at some of the brilliant reviews for Joshua Sobol's play, then book yo…

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Thursday, March 5, 2020

NEWS: Climate play Earth: A Children’s Story for Adults premieres on the 50th-anniversary Earth Day by Featured Content

Earth: A Children’s Story for Adults, a climatological allegory written by acclaimed Indian playwright Kashyap Raja, will premiere in London on the 50th-anniversary Earth Day on 22 April 2…

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FIRST LOOK: Travel to Uganda with images of VAULT Festival drama, Far Gone by Featured Content

Grab a first look at John Rwoth-Omack's acclaimed tale of a Ugandan a child soldier, Far Gone, a check out what Sheffield audiences thought of the show, then book your tickets!

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INTERVIEW: Aidan Valentine tells us about bringing criminal genius (or not) Stanley Young to the stage by Featured Content

"Imagine watching an interrogation with a suspect who has a genius mind. You see the game being played and he [Stanley] knows you are watching." Performer Aidan Valentine explains what caugh…

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Wednesday, March 4, 2020

FIRST LOOK: Grab a glimpse of dramatic love story Sinners – The English Professor by Featured Content

Blood, sand and euphoria - take a look at these stunning production images from the UK premiere of Sinners - The English Professor, then book your tickets!

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