National Theatre Announces its May-September 2018 SeasonNational Theatre Announces its May-September 2018 Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2018

The National Theatre has announced its May-September 2018 season. (more...)

Review Roundup: Critics Weigh-In On MACBETH At the National TheatreReview Roundup: Critics Weigh-In On MACBETH At the National Theatre
by Review Roundups - Mar 8, 2018

The ruined aftermath of a bloody civil war. Ruthlessly fighting to survive, the Macbeths are propelled towards the crown by forces of elemental darkness. Shakespeare's most intense and terrifying tragedy is directed by Rufus Norris 25 years after his last Shakespeare production. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at MACBETH at the National TheatrePhoto Flash: First Look at MACBETH at the National Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2018

The ruined aftermath of a bloody civil war. Ruthlessly fighting to survive, the Macbeths are propelled towards the crown by forces of elemental darkness. Shakespeare's most intense and terrifying tragedy is directed by Rufus Norris 25 years after his last Shakespeare production. (more...)

National Theatre Announces New Casting for Upcoming SeasonNational Theatre Announces New Casting for Upcoming Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2018

New casting announced for the new National Theatre season. Full cast has been announced for Brian Friel's Translations including Colin Morgan and Ciaran Hinds, part of the Travelex season with thousands of tickets available at £15. Eric Kofi Abrefa and Thalissa Teixeira join Vanessa Kirby in the cast of Julie, part of the Travelex season with thousands of tickets available at £15. Sam Mendes directs The Lehman Trilogy, a co-production with Neal Street Productions, cast includes Adam Godley, Ben Miles and Simon Russell Beale. Full casting is announced for the award winning An Octoroon by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, transferring to the National Theatre in a co-production with the Orange Tree Theatre. The NT will tour to 30 venues in 27 towns and cities across the UK and Ireland, for a total of 83 playing weeks over the next year. Rufus Norris' Macbeth to tour to 18 venues across the UK and Ireland from autumn 2018. War Horse returns to the National Theatre marking the centenary of Armistice Day. (more...)

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsals for MACBETH at the National TheatrePhoto Flash: Inside Rehearsals for MACBETH at the National Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2018

The ruined aftermath of a bloody civil war. Ruthlessly fighting to survive, the Macbeths are propelled towards the crown by forces of elemental darkness. Shakespeare's most intense and terrifying tragedy is directed by Rufus Norris 25 years after his last Shakespeare production. (more...)

Further Performances and Casting Announced For MACBETH At The National TheatreFurther Performances and Casting Announced For MACBETH At The National Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2018

Additional performances for Rufus Norris' production of Macbeth will go on sale on to the public on 26 January. The production will now play until 23 June, with all performances currently on sale sold out. (more...)

Cast Announced for MUMBURGER by Sarah Kosar
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2017

Andrew Frame (Twelve Angry Men, UK Tour and Garrick Theatre, West End; Responsible Other, Hampstead Theatre; This House, National Theatre) and Rosie Wyatt (The Cardinal, Southwark Playhouse; Spine, Soho Theatre, winner Stage Award for Acting Excellence; One Man Two Guvnors, National Theatre) will be bringing alive Sarah Kosar's incredible play, exploring bereavement and familial disconnection through the relationship of a father and daughter following the death of the mother.  Mumburger, directed by Tommo Fowler, is a universal story with a surreal twist, inviting the audience to evaluate their individual positions on societal taboos and personal obligation. (more...)

Olivia Colman Talks Singing in LONDON ROAD, LOBSTER Films
by Movies News Desk - May 28, 2015

Olivia Colman recently spoke to the Daily Mail about being 'baffled' to land two singing film roles -- the first in Rufus Norris's big screen version of LONDON ROAD, and the second is in Yorgos Lanthimos's surrealist project LOBSTER. (more...)

TWELVE ANGRY MEN to Play Theatre Royal Glasgow
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2015

TWELVE ANGRY MEN get set to give their verdict at the Theatre Royal Glasgow from Monday 22 until Saturday 27 June 2015. Seven of the West End cast have re-joined the acclaimed production following its record-breaking run at London's Garrick Theatre. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Trailer For The National Theatre's LONDON ROAD
by Stage Tube - Apr 25, 2015

Hailed as a remarkable, ground-breaking work during two sell-out runs at the National Theatre, the feature film adaptation of LONDON ROAD reunites the award winning team, with script by Alecky Blythe, music by Adam Cork and directed by Rufus Norris (Broken). (more...)

TV Star Jason Merrells Joins the Cast of TWELVE ANGRY MEN
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2015

Wolverhampton Grand Theatre announces Jason Merrells - one of TV's most popular actors, to lead the cast in the upcoming production of TWELVE ANGRY MEN. The jurors prepare to give their verdict in theatres around the UK, following a record-breaking run in London's Garrick Theatre, where the production was hailed by The Sunday Telegraph as 'The classiest and most intelligent show in the West End'. (more...)

TWELVE ANGRY MEN Tour with Tom Conti Coming to Coventry's Belgrade Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2015

Coventry's Belgrade Theatre will welcome Olivier Award Winner, Tony Award Winner, Variety Award Winner, and Academy Award and Golden Globe nominee Tom Conti in the new U.K tour of Twelve Angry Men from Mon 9 - Sat 14 Feb. The acclaimed touring production will make its Midlands premiere in Coventry this February following a record-breaking run at the Garrick Theatre in the West End. Tom Conti will be reprising his role as Juror number 8, a role made famous by Henry Fonda in the 1957 Academy award-nominated film of the same name. (more...)

UK's TWELVE ANGRY MEN, Featuring Tom Conti, Announces Full Cast
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2014

As TWELVE ANGRY MEN get set to give their verdict across the UK, seven of the West End cast will re-join the acclaimed production following its record-breaking run at London's Garrick Theatre. (more...)