TRUE WEST Leads December's Top 10 New London ShowsTRUE WEST Leads December's Top 10 New London Shows
by Marianka Swain - Dec 1, 2018

London is never short of temptations, whether splashy West End shows, epic dramas or bold fringe offerings. We've already posted our Christmas picks, and now here are some of this month's most eye-catching openings (sans tinsel). Don't forget to check back for BroadwayWorld reviews, interviews and features! (more...)

Letitia Wright Joins Black Panther Co-star Danai Gurira's THE CONVERTLetitia Wright Joins Black Panther Co-star Danai Gurira's THE CONVERT
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2018

Letitia Wright will play the role of Jekesai/Ester in the Young Vic production of Black Panther co-star, and Tony-nominated writer Danai Gurira's The Convert. (more...)

BWW Review: THE TWO NOBLE KINSMEN, Shakespeare's GlobeBWW Review: THE TWO NOBLE KINSMEN, Shakespeare's Globe
by Cindy Marcolina - May 31, 2018

Third in line in Michelle Terry's first season as Artistic Director of Shakespeare's Globe is The Two Noble Kinsmen. Directed by Barrie Rutter, the Shakespeare-Fletcher collaboration becomes a lighthearted and wonderfully ironic piece of theatre. (more...)

Shakespeare's Globe Announces Full Casting For Barrie Rutter's THE TWO NOBLE KINSMENShakespeare's Globe Announces Full Casting For Barrie Rutter's THE TWO NOBLE KINSMEN
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2018

Shakespeare's Globe is delighted to announce full casting for Barrie Rutter's The Two Noble Kinsmen, by John Fletcher and William Shakespeare, opening in The Globe today 25 May. This will mark Barrie's first production since stepping down as Artistic Director of Northern Broadsides. (more...)

Shakespeare's Globe Announces Full Casting For Barrie Rutter's THE TWO NOBLE KINSMENShakespeare's Globe Announces Full Casting For Barrie Rutter's THE TWO NOBLE KINSMEN
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2018

Shakespeare's Globe is delighted to announce full casting for Barrie Rutter's The Two Noble Kinsmen, by John Fletcher and William Shakespeare, opening in The Globe on Friday 25 May. This will mark Barrie's first production since stepping down as Artistic Director of Northern Broadsides. (more...)

BWW Review: THE CHERRY ORCHARD, Arcola Theatre
by Gary Naylor - Feb 23, 2017

The Cherry Orchard retains its power to reach across decades and tell us harsh truths about a changing world. (more...)

Bush Theatre's THE ROYALE to Open This Autumn at the Tabernacle
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2016

The Bush Theatre's production of The Royale by Marco Ramirez will open at the Tabernacle in Notting Hill in November. (more...)

Bush Theatre's THE ROYALE to Open This Autumn at the Tabernacle
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2016

The Bush Theatre's production of The Royale by Marco Ramirez will open at the Tabernacle in Notting Hill in November. (more...)

Bush Theatre's THE ROYALE to Open This Autumn at the Tabernacle
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2016

The Bush Theatre's production of The Royale by Marco Ramirez will open at the Tabernacle in Notting Hill in November. (more...)

Further Casting Announced for Boxing Drama THE ROYALE at The Tabernacle
by Marianka Swain - Jun 29, 2016

Jude Akuwudike, Franc Ashman and Martins Imhangbe will join the cast of THE ROYALE, alongside Nicholas Pinnock, who plays Jay 'The Sport' Jackson - the first black heavyweight boxing champion of the world. (more...)

Full Cast Announced for Talawa Theatre's UK Tour of MOON ON A RAINBOW SHAWL, Including Martina Laird and Jude Akuwudike
by BWW News Desk - Nov 26, 2013

Full casting has been announced for Talawa Theatre Company's restaging of the National Theatre production of Errol John's MOON ON A RAINBOW SHAWL. Directed by Artistic Director Michael Buffong, the production welcomes back acclaimed actress Martina Laird (Casualty and Shameless) as Sophie, Jude Akuwudike (The Faith Machine at the Royal Court) as Charlie and Ray Emmet Brown (A Raisin in the Sun at the Royal Exchange) as Prince. The production will begin a UK tour at the New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich on Wednesday 5 February 2014. (more...)

Jude Akuwudike and More Set for Hampstead Theatre's IGNORANCE, Now thru Dec 15
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2012

Hampstead Downstairs and The Peter Wolff Trust present the World Premiere of IGNORANCE /JAHILIYYAH, written by Steve Waters, directed by Nathan Curry and designed by Georgia Lowe with lighting by Mark Howland and sound by Edward Lewis, tonight, November 15 -December 15, 2012. (more...)

Jude Akuwudike and More Set for Hampstead Theatre's IGNORANCE; Full Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2012

Hampstead Downstairs and The Peter Wolff Trust present the World Premiere of IGNORANCE /JAHILIYYAH, written by Steve Waters, directed by Nathan Curry and designed by Georgia Lowe with lighting by Mark Howland and sound by Edward Lewis, November 15 -December 15, 2012. (more...)

ALICE BY HEART, DETROIT, et al. Included in National Theatre's 2012 Plans
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2012

Highlights of the forthcoming productions at the National Theatre, announced today by Nicholas Hytner, include new plays by Alan Bennett, Stephen Beresford, Lisa D'Amour, James Graham and Lucy Prebble. There will be adaptations of Mark Haddon's The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Simon Stephens, and of The Count of Monte Cristo by Richard Bean. Enda Walsh's Misterman receives its London premiere; classic revivals include Polly Findlay's production of Sophocles' Antigone, Shakespeare's Timon of Athens directed by Nicholas Hytner, Bijan Sheibani's staging of Damned for Despair by Tirso de Molina, and Nadia Fall's production of Bernard Shaw's The Doctor's Dilemma. (more...)

Britannicus Comes To Wilton's Music Hall
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2011

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Britannicus Comes To Wilton's Music Hall
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2011

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Britannicus Comes To Wilton's Music Hall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2011

As a teenage Emperor, Nero presided of rioting and the burning of Rome aged just seventeen. (more...)

Britannicus Comes To Wilton's Music Hall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2011

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WESTBRIDGE, HAUNTED CHILD, et al. Featured in Royal Court's Autumn Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2011

Royal Court Theatre has just announced their Autumn 2011 line-up. Dominic Cooke, Artistic Director of the Royal Court said: 'I'm delighted to announce a busy season of seven ambitious new plays exploring notions of inheritance, intergenerational conflict and the relationship between public and private worlds. (more...)

Casting Announced for Tiata Delights 08
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2008

Casting for Tiata Delights 08, the six new plays presented by the British African Theatre Company Tiata Fahodzi during their summer residency at the Almeida, includes Cathy Tyson, Ellen Thomas and Cyril Nri who are joined by Jenny Jules, last at the Almeida in The Homecoming, and Gugu Mbatha-Raw and Danny Sapani, who played alongside her in Big White Fog. (more...)