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Friday, February 21, 2020

Vault Festival new theatre preview week five: 25 February to 1 March 2020 by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon As we hit the halfway point at London’s Vault Festival, Mark Ludmon previews some of the new theatre writing opening in week 5, from 25 Feb to 1 March 2020 This post Vault F…

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Wednesday, February 19, 2020

National Theatre reveals new shows with more diversity and low-price tickets by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reports from today’s announcement of the National Theatre’s new productions for 2020 and 2021. This post National Theatre reveals new shows with more diversity…

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Tuesday, February 18, 2020

REVIEW: Alone In Berlin, Royal and Derngate Northampton ✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews the new adaptation of Hans Fallada’s Alone in Berlin at Northampton’s Royal and Derngate and then at York Theatre Royal and Oxford Playhouse in March T…

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Thursday, February 13, 2020

REVIEW: Bible John, Forge, Vault Festival London ✭✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Bible John presented by These Girls as part of the Vault Festival 2020 at The Vaults in London. This post REVIEW: Bible John, Forge, Vault Festival London …

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Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Critics’ Circle Theatre Awards 2020 Winners Announced by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon The Critics' Circle Theatre Awards 2020 were held today with Come From Away, A Very Expensive Poison, Dear Evan Hansen's Sam Tutty and director Jamie Lloyd amongst the winners…

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Thursday, February 6, 2020

REVIEW: Gorgon – A Horror Story, Vault Festival 2020✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Gorgon - A Horror Story now playing as part of the Vault Festival 2020 at The Vaults, London. Until 9 February This post REVIEW: Gorgon – A Horror Story,…

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REVIEW: In My Lungs The Ocean Swells, Vault Festival✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews In My Lungs The Ocean Swells, a play by Natasha Kaeda now playing at the Vault Festival London. Book Now! This post REVIEW: In My Lungs The Ocean Swells, V…

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Vault Festival 2020: preview of theatre in weeks three and four by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon In the second of our previews of this year’s Vault Festival, we pick out new theatre productions starting in its second fortnight from 11 to 23 February. This post Vault Fes…

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Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Northern Broadsides looks to the future under new artistic director by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Laurie Sansom discusses his plans as new artistic director of theatre company Northern Broadsides and its next production, JM Barrie’s Quality Street. This post Northern Bro…

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Saturday, February 1, 2020

REVIEW: Santi and Naz, Vault Festival 2020 London ✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Santi and Naz presented by The Thelmas as part of the Vault Festival 2020 in London. This post REVIEW: Santi and Naz, Vault Festival 2020 London ✭✭✭…

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REVIEW: Frankie Foxstone aka The Profit: Walking Tour, Vault Festival ✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Frankie Foxstone aka The Profit: Walking Tour which is being presented as part of this year's Vault Festival. This post REVIEW: Frankie Foxstone aka The Pr…

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Friday, January 31, 2020

UK’s best theatres among winners in The Stage Awards 2020 by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Sheffield Theatres, Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch and Bunker Theatre have been named theatres of the year at The Stage Awards 2020 today. This post UK’s best theatres among w…

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Thursday, January 30, 2020

The road to London for musical Be More Chill by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Jerry Goehring and Stephen Brackett talk about bringing musical Be More Chill to The Other Palace in London This post The road to London for musical Be More Chill first appear…

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Wednesday, January 29, 2020

REVIEW: Faustus – That Damned Woman, Lyric Hammersmith ✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Faustus: That Damned Woman at the Lyric Hammersmith presented by Headlong as part of a UK Tour This post REVIEW: Faustus – That Damned Woman, Lyric Hamme…

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Tuesday, January 28, 2020

REVIEW: Uncle Vanya, Harold Pinter Theatre ✭✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Chekhov's Uncle Vanya directed by Ian Rickson now playing at the Harold Printer Theatre, London. This post REVIEW: Uncle Vanya, Harold Pinter Theatre ✭…

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Monday, January 27, 2020

Tickets go on sale for Donmar Warehouse’s new season by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Tickets will go on sale this week for the spring/summer season at London’s Donmar Warehouse, with a programme of plays that explore life today. This post Tickets go on sale …

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Sunday, January 26, 2020

Vault Festival 2020: preview of theatre in weeks one and two by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon looks at the Vault Festival 2020 and highlights some of the productions in the first two weeks of the festival. This post Vault Festival 2020: preview of theatre i…

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David McAlmont and Shanay Holmes join Shane Cullinan concert by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Singer-songwriter David McAlmont and musical theatre star Shanay Holmes will be part in a concert in London featuring the music of composer Shane Cullinan. This post David McA…

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Friday, January 24, 2020

REVIEW: Faces In The Crowd, Gate Theatre, London ✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Faces In The CrowdFaces in the Crowd, an adaptation by Ellen McDougall of Valeria Luiselli's novel now playing at the Gate Theatre, London. This post REVIE…

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Monday, January 20, 2020

Cast announced for new Gillian Greer play about consent by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon A new play about consent and class, by Irish playwright Gillian Greer, is to premiere at London’s Theatre503. Book Tickets This post Cast announced for new Gillian Greer pl…

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Saturday, January 18, 2020

REVIEW: Falling In Love Again, King’s Head Theatre London ✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Falling In Love Again, a new play by Ron Elisha now playing at the King's Head Theatre London. This post REVIEW: Falling In Love Again, King’s Head Theat…

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Friday, January 17, 2020

Touring Plays: What’s Coming Up In 2020 – Part 2 by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon previews some of the new plays and revivals of classic dramas on tour in the UK in 2020. This post Touring Plays: What’s Coming Up In 2020 – Part 2 first appea…

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Cast and creatives for Alone in Berlin in Northampton, York and Oxford by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon The cast and creative team have been announced for the first British stage adaptation of Hans Fallada’s 20th-century classic novel, Alone in Berlin. This post Cast and creat…

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Yellow Earth marks 25 years with new work by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Yellow Earth Theatre has revealed more highlights of its new work to mark its 25th anniversary in 2020. This post Yellow Earth marks 25 years with new work first appeared on B…

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Jessica Martin heads cast of 19 in Union Theatre’s Blitz! revival by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon A 19-strong cast led by Jessica Martin has been announced for the Union Theatre’s revival of Lionel Bart’s epic wartime musical, Blitz!. This post Jessica Martin heads cas…

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Monday, January 13, 2020

BEAM2020 to showcase 41 new British musicals by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon The line-up has been announced for the upcoming BEAM2020 showcase which will present 41 new British musicals that are in development. This post BEAM2020 to showcase 41 new Bri…

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Friday, January 10, 2020

Touring Plays: What’s Coming Up In 2020 – Part 1 by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon previews some of the UK tours coming up in 2020, from comedies to supernatural thrillers. Book your tickets now! This post Touring Plays: What’s Coming Up In 202…

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Thursday, January 9, 2020

Touring Musicals -What’s Coming Up In 2020 by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon The first in our series of touring production previews, Mark Ludmon looks at the Touring Musicals coming to a theatre near you in 2020. This post Touring Musicals -What’s Co…

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Monday, January 6, 2020

Casting for Macbeth at Derby Theatre and Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Derby Theatre and Queen's Theatre Hornchurch have announced casting for their production of William Shakespeare's Macbeth to be directed by Douglas Rintoul. This post Casting …

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Sunday, January 5, 2020

Wales theatre highlights in 2020 by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon takes a look at Wales theatre highlights in 2020. This post Wales theatre highlights in 2020 first appeared on British Theatre. Hurrah!

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Saturday, January 4, 2020

Midlands and the East of England Theatre Preview 2020 by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon previews some of the theatre highlights in the Midlands and the East of England in 2020 This post Midlands and the East of England Theatre Preview 2020 first appea…

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