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BWW Feature: The Best of Mike Leigh Photo BWW Feature: The Best of Mike Leigh
by Jonathan Marshall - Apr 3, 2020

The theatre landscape has changed dramatically since the 1977 premier of Abigail's Party but Leigh remains as real, raw and relevant as ever before. At 77 the writer / director shows no signs of slowing down. After venturing into period pieces with Topsy-Turvey and Mr Turner, Leigh's most recent picture Peterloo is his most ambitious yet. We've put together a list of Leigh's top ten works.

Review Roundup: UNCLE VANYA Starring Toby Jones at the Harold Pinter Theatre Photo Review Roundup: UNCLE VANYA Starring Toby Jones at the Harold Pinter Theatre
by Review Roundups - Jan 24, 2020

Uncle Vanya opened last night in the West End at the Harold Pinter Theatre! Toby Jones (The Birthday Party, Don't Forget the Driver, Detectorists) stars in the title role of Vanya alongside Richard Armitage (The Crucible, Berlin Station, The Hobbit) as Astrov. Rosalind Eleazar (The Personal History of David Copperfield, Deep Water, The Starry Messenger) plays Yelena, with Aimee Lou Wood (Sex Education, Downstate) as Sonya, the Emmy Award-winning Anna Calder-Marshall (LOVE, Evening at the Talk House, Male of the Species) as Nana, the Olivier and Tony-award nominated Dearbhla Molloy (The Ferryman, Dancing at Lughnasa, Juno and the Paycock) as Grandmaman, Peter Wight (The Birthday Party, Hamlet, The Red Lion) as Telegin and Olivier Award-nominated Ciarán Hinds (Translations, Game of Thrones, Girl from the North Country) as Professor Serebryakov.

BWW Review: UNCLE VANYA, Harold Pinter Theatre Photo BWW Review: UNCLE VANYA, Harold Pinter Theatre
by Gary Naylor - Jan 24, 2020

This is an Vanya for 2020 that loses nothing in Conor McPherson's sublime update.

Photo Flash: First Look at UNCLE VANYA at the Harold Pinter Theatre Photo Photo Flash: First Look at UNCLE VANYA at the Harold Pinter Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2020

Production images have been released for Conor McPherson's (The Weir, Girl from the North Country) new adaptation of Uncle Vanya directed by Ian Rickson (Rosmersholm, Jerusalem, The Seagull) which is now in previews at the Harold Pinter Theatre.

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For UNCLE VANYA at the Harold Pinter Theatre Photo Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For UNCLE VANYA at the Harold Pinter Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2020

Sonia Friedman Productions have today released rehearsal images for Conor McPherson's (The Weir, Girl from the North Country) new adaptation of Uncle Vanya directed by Ian Rickson (Rosmersholm, Jerusalem, The Seagull) which begins previews at the Harold Pinter Theatre on 14th January.

ENDGAME Leads January's Top 10 New London Shows Photo ENDGAME Leads January's Top 10 New London Shows
by Marianka Swain - Dec 28, 2019

London is never short of temptations, whether splashy West End shows, epic dramas or bold fringe offerings. From a starry Beckett revival to Tom Stoppard and magical mishaps, here are some of this month's most eye-catching openings. Don't forget to check back for BroadwayWorld's reviews, interviews and features!

25 Theatre Ticket Deals for TodayTix's Unbeatable Boxing Day Sale! Photo 25 Theatre Ticket Deals for TodayTix's Unbeatable Boxing Day Sale!
by TodayTix UK - Dec 24, 2019

We're feeling the Christmas cheer, so we wanted to bring you some amazing deals for London's top shows. All of these productions start at just £20 in our Unbeatable Boxing Day Sale. Great shows at great prices: it's your ticket to the best of London theatre. Merry Christmas, and happy theatregoing!

12 London Shows To See In 2020! Photo 12 London Shows To See In 2020!
by TodayTix UK - Dec 17, 2019

2020 is already shaping up to be an incredible year of theatre. Here are some of our picks for the best new London shows to see in the new year. Some shows are already running, some start before Christmas, and some are already on sale, so you can get booking before ringing in 2020.

Photo Flash: First Look at the Cast of UNCLE VANYA at the Harold Pinter Theatre Photo Photo Flash: First Look at the Cast of UNCLE VANYA at the Harold Pinter Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2019

Sonia Friedman Productions have today released a new show image for Conor McPherson's (The Weir, Girl from the North Country) new adaptation of Uncle Vanya directed by Ian Rickson (Jerusalem, The Seagull) which begins previews in eight weeks' time.

Further Casting Announced For The New Adaptation Of Chekhov's UNCLE VANYA Photo Further Casting Announced For The New Adaptation Of Chekhov's UNCLE VANYA
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2019

Sonia Friedman Productions today announced further casting for Conor McPherson's (The Weir, Girl from the North Country), new adaptation of Uncle Vanya directed by Ian Rickson (Jerusalem, The Seagull).

Final 4 Weeks To See ROSMERSHOLM At The Duke Of York's Theatre Photo Final 4 Weeks To See ROSMERSHOLM At The Duke Of York's Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2019

There are now just 4 weeks left to see Rosmersholm at the Duke of York's Theatre. Henrik Ibsen's classic examination of a country in state of political flux has been adapted by Duncan Macmillan and directed by Ian Rickson. Tom Burke plays the soulful John Rosmer, Hayley Atwell is the free-spirited Rebecca West, and Giles Terera is Andreas Kroll, a powerful moral voice. The cast also includes Lucy Briers as Mrs Helseth, Jake Fairbrother as Peter Mortensgaard and Peter Wight as Ulrik Brendel.

Last Chance To See ROSMERSHOLM At The Duke Of York's Theatre Photo Last Chance To See ROSMERSHOLM At The Duke Of York's Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2019

Audiences have just over 4 weeks to see Sonia Friedman Production's critically acclaimed Rosmersholm at the Duke of York's Theatre. Henrik Ibsen's classic examination of a country in state of political flux has been adapted by Duncan Macmillan and directed by Ian Rickson. Tom Burke plays the soulful John Rosmer, Hayley Atwell is the free-spirited Rebecca West, and Giles Terera is Andreas Kroll, a powerful moral voice. The cast also includes Lucy Briers as Mrs Helseth, Jake Fairbrother as Peter Mortensgaard and Peter Wight as Ulrik Brendel.

Review Roundup: Critics Weigh in on ROSMERSHOLM Photo Review Roundup: Critics Weigh in on ROSMERSHOLM
by Review Roundups - May 7, 2019

Rosmersholm began performances at the Duke of York's Theatre on April 24th, celebrating opening night on May 2nd. Let's see what the critics had to say.

BWW Review: ROSMERSHOLM, Duke of York's Theatre Photo BWW Review: ROSMERSHOLM, Duke of York's Theatre
by Marianka Swain - May 4, 2019

As politicians and pundits dissect the local election results, Duncan Macmillan serves up a blistering new adaptation of an 1886 work that feels eerily like a 2019 commentary. Move over, James Graham - it turns out Ibsen has supplied the political play for today.

Photo Flash: First Look at Hayley Atwell and the Cast of ROSMERSHOLM in Action Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Hayley Atwell and the Cast of ROSMERSHOLM in Action
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2019

Sonia Friedman Productions have today released production images for Rosmersholm which began previews at the Duke of York's Theatre on 24th April.

THE STARRY MESSENGER Leads May's Top 10 New London Shows Photo THE STARRY MESSENGER Leads May's Top 10 New London Shows
by Marianka Swain - Apr 25, 2019

London is never short of temptations, whether splashy West End shows, epic dramas or bold fringe offerings. From timely plays to the beginning of open-air theatre season, here are some of this month's most eye-catching openings. Don't forget to check back for BroadwayWorld's reviews, interviews and features!

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with Hayley Atwell and the Cast of ROSMERSHOLM Photo Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with Hayley Atwell and the Cast of ROSMERSHOLM
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2019

Get a peek below at rehearsals for the upcoming production of Henrik Ibsen's Rosmersholm below!

Photo Flash: First Look at Tom Burke and Hayley Atwell in ROSMERSHOLM at Duke of York Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Tom Burke and Hayley Atwell in ROSMERSHOLM at Duke of York's Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2019

Sonia Friedman Productions have today released a new show image for Rosmersholm which begins previews at the Duke of York's Theatre on 24th April. The photograph was shot underwater! Check it out below!

Further Cast Are Announced For Duncan Macmillan's New Adaptation Of Ibsen's ROSMERSHO Photo Further Cast Are Announced For Duncan Macmillan's New Adaptation Of Ibsen's ROSMERSHOLM
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2019

New casting is announced for Henrik Ibsen's Rosmersholm, adapted by Duncan Macmillan (People, Places and Things, 1984) and directed by Ian Rickson (Jerusalem, The Birthday Party).

Full Casting Announced For EARLY DOORS LIVE UK Tour Photo Full Casting Announced For EARLY DOORS LIVE UK Tour
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2018

Final casting has been announced for Early Doors Live, which will begin its sold out three week run in Salford on 29 August. Joining writers Craig Cash (Joe) and Phil Mealey (Duffy) on stage for the first ever time is John Henshaw (Ken), Susan Cookson (Tanya), Joan Kempson (Winnie), Lisa Millett (Debbie), James Quinn (Phil), Peter Wight (Nige), Judith Barker (Jean), Vicky Binns (June), Nick Birkinshaw (Tommy), Neil Hurst (Freddie) and Laura Woodward (Mel).

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