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Monday, November 18, 2019

FIRST LOOK: Kathryn O’Reilly’s five-star tale of trying to survive childhood trauma, Poisoned Polluted by Featured Content

A tale of two sisters and a bond forged through childhood adversity, Poisoned Polluted has drawn acclaim and plaudits during the first weeks of its run at the Old Red Lion Theatre. Take a lo…

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BEHIND THE SCENES: Take a look at the cast bedding in with rehearsal images for new drama Bed Seven by Featured Content

How many rehearsal rooms have their own beds? But that doesn't mean the cast of new drama Bed Seven are taking it easy! Check out the rehearsal gallery, then book your tickets.

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NEWS: Experimentorium bring true tale about alcoholism, The Engagement, to the Bread and Roses Theatre by Featured Content

Following a successful run in Brighton, James Alexander Allen's tale about the devastating effect of alcoholism, The Engagement, comes to London's Bread & Roses Theatre later this month.…

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Friday, November 15, 2019

‘Understand that we are all accountable’: Melissa Phillips on reprising her role in dystopian drama At Last by Featured Content

Proforca Theatre's At Last, which received both OffWestEnd.com Offies and London Pub Theatres Award nominations for its premiere in September, returns by popular demand in December with new …

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Thursday, November 14, 2019

BEHIND THE SCENES: Delve into the mystery of new thriller You Game with these rehearsal images by Featured Content

Can you deduce the twists, turns, truths and lies of new thriller You Game from these just released rehearsal images? Take a look at the gallery, then book your tickets.

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FIRST LOOK: As its tour head towards London, enter the world of Theatrical Niche’s Uncle Vanya with new production images by Featured Content

Take a peek at Theatrical Niche's new, environmentally engaged version of Chekhov's Uncle Vanya, which comes to London next week. Explore the gallery, then book your tickets.

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WATCH: Discover more about the final shows in Ovalhouse’s Demolition Party season with trailers for Gaping Hole (Story #3) and Kissing Rebellion by Featured Content

Meet the creators of Gaping Hole, speaking from their hole, and discover who the cast of Kissing Rebellion would most like to kiss as they tell you about the final shows in the Demolition Pa…

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WATCH: Meet the characters from new drama Impact in its new trailer by Featured Content

How does tragedy affect a man? Get a flavour for new drama Impact with this latest trailer for the show coming to the Hen & Chickens theatre later this month. Book your tickets now.

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FEATURED SHOW: ★★★★ reviews are in for The House of the Spirits, now extended at the Cervantes Theatre by Featured Content

'Absorbing, compelling, excellent, visually beautiful'... Is it any wonder that The House of the Spirits has extended its sell-out, bilingual run at London's Cervantes Theatre? We've rounded…

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Wednesday, November 13, 2019

‘My determination was fired up by the junior doctors’ strike’: Tania Amsel on writing & performing Blood Orange by Featured Content

When helping others is at the heart of your career, what happens when you're the one who needs help? We talked to Tania Amsel about her new one-woman play Blood Orange, told from the perspec…

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Tuesday, November 12, 2019

NEWS: Old Red Lion Theatre opens 2020 with a Blessed family affair by Featured Content

Two plays by Rosalind Blessed, The Delights of Dogs and The Problems of People, and Lullabies for the Lost, will open the Old Red Lion Theatre's 2020, featuring a cast including the playwrig…

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NEWS: Impact brings a story of the effects of a tragedy to the Hen and Chickens by Featured Content

Impact, which comes to London's Hen & Chickens theatre later this month, delves into the world of male mental health by exploring what happens when you witness an incident big enough to …

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‘We wanted to remove some of the colonial undertones’: Rachael Bellis on updating children’s classic A Little Princess by Featured Content

A Little Princess, the classic children's novel by The Secret Garden author Frances Hodgson Burnett, gets a Christmas run at London's Drayton Arms Theatre, in a brand-new stage version adapt…

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Monday, November 11, 2019

Terri trips: Toe-tapping along with 42nd Street at the cinema by Featured Content

I loved the recent outrageously lavish West End production of 42nd Street at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane, but was annoyed I didn't get a chance to return to see the recast before it finishe…

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PHOTOS: Behind the scenes for Aequitas Theatre’s UK premiere of e-baby by Featured Content

How much do you know about gestational surrogacy? Jane Cafarella's comedy-drama e-baby explores a relationship between a would-be mother and her surrogate. Sneak a peek inside rehearsals as …

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NEWS: Proforca’s post-authoritarianism drama At Last gets new dates in London & Coventry by Featured Content

Proforca Theatre's At Last, which received both OffWestEnd.com Offies and London Pub Theatres Award nominations for its premiere in September, returns by popular demand in December with new …

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BEHIND THE SCENES: Meet God, God and God in the God 2.0 rehearsal room by Featured Content

Ever seen three Gods in one room? Take a look at these rehearsal images for God 2.0 and you will! Book your tickets now.

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Thursday, November 7, 2019

‘When does a female actor get the chance to play a part made famous by Michael Caine’: Sam Ra on creating You Game by Featured Content

Playwright Sam Ra tells us why Sleuth inspired her to create new thriller You Game and what difference it makes switching the gender of one of its characters. Read the interview, then book y…

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PHOTOS: Imagine this on the big screen! The largest-ever staging of 42nd Street by Featured Content

On 10 and 12 November 2019, 42nd Street will be screened to more than 650 cinemas across the UK and Ireland. Critics were sent into a frenzy over this largest-ever staging of the Tony® Awar…

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Family tales, proper jobs and supporting the local community: Simon de Cintra tells us about new play Bed Seven by Featured Content

"My father would mischievously try and shock people at social gatherings by telling them that he met his wife ‘in bed’". Playwright Simon de Cintra tells us the truth behind that story a…

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‘The themes of conservation just jumped off the page’: Venetia Twigg on Theatrical Niche’s new version of Uncle Vanya by Featured Content

How does the working of a beehive related to Chekhov's masterpiece Uncle Vanya? Venetia Twigg, who adapted the play for Theatrical Niche, gets busy, telling us about it. Read he interview th…

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NEWS: Classic tale A Little Princess, in a brand-new adaptation, comes to Drayton Arms Theatre for Christmas by Featured Content

A Little Princess, the classic children's novel by The Secret Garden author Frances Hodgson Burnett, gets a Christmas run at London's Drayton Arms Theatre, in a brand-new stage version adapt…

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Wednesday, November 6, 2019

FIRST LOOK: Take a look at Murder in the Cathedral being staged… in a cathedral! by Featured Content

Set designers are brilliant. They create the most incredible performance spaces for actors. But the opportunity to see Murder in the Cathedral staged in an actual cathedral is just too good …

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NEWS: Getting Over Everest brings festive break-up fun to The Hope Theatre by Featured Content

Following a sell-out season at the Tristan Bates Theatre and a previous short run at The Hope Theatre, comic tale Getting Over Everest returns to the Islington venue this Christmas with a st…

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NEWS: Gamayun Theatre presents outlawed Soviet satire Dragon at Cockpit Theatre in December by Featured Content

What does it take to kill a dragon? British Ukrainian company Gamayun Theatre presents a timely new production of rarely-seen Soviet Russian political satire Dragon for two performances only…

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‘A trolley, a bench, a couple of hatstands & some old battered suitcases’: Jenny Eastop on directing Around the World in 80 Days by Featured Content

As her acclaimed premiere of Claudio Macor's Different From the Others continues at the White Bear Theatre, director Jenny Eastop transfers her Mercurius revival of Jules Verne's Around the …

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NEWS: Uncanny Collective revive Anthony Neilson’s seminal Penetrator at the Lion and Unicorn Theatre by Featured Content

Following the success of their spooky October tale Haunted, Uncanny Collective return to the London stage later this month, staging a revival of Anthony Neilson's shocking comic drama Penetr…

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Tuesday, November 5, 2019

‘It’s a great introduction not just to a brilliant novel but to Latin-American history’: Actor Constanza Ruff on The House of the Spirits by Featured Content

Actor Constanza Ruff is a big fan of novelist, and fellow Chilean, Isabel Allende. We talked to her about performing the stage adaptation of Allende's best-known novel The House of the Spiri…

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Monday, November 4, 2019

FEATURED SHOW: Different From the Others is a ‘sure-fire hit’, ★★★★ reviews are in! by Featured Content

Five- and four-star reviews are in for "certain and sure-fire hit" Different From the Others ... but there's only a fortnight left to see this world premiere play, which must finish on 16 No…

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FEATURED SHOW: ★★★★ reviews are in for ‘startling’ new play When the Crows Visit by Featured Content

Reviews are in for Anupama Chandresekhar's "startling and powerful" new "haunting beast of a play" When the Crows Visit at London's Kiln Theatre, where it continues until 30 November. We've …

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NEWS: New play Blood Orange exposes the pressure on junior doctors at Christmas by Featured Content

As we head towards another annual winter crisis for the over-stretched NHS, new play Blood Orange, written and performed Tania Amsel, explores the extra pressures heaped on junior doctors at…

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