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Scarborough's Stephen Joseph Theatre Announces Autumn/Winter 2020 Season Photo Scarborough's Stephen Joseph Theatre Announces Autumn/Winter 2020 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2020

An innovative autumn and winter season for 2020 at Scarborougha??s Stephen Joseph Theatre has been carefully crafted to combine live theatre for socially distanced audiences with digital work for those that prefer to stay at home.

THE WORST WITCH Ens Run at the Vaudeville Theatre This Month Photo THE WORST WITCH Ens Run at the Vaudeville Theatre This Month
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2019

Casting a spell on the West End this summer, the critically acclaimed production of The Worst Witch must complete its run at the Vaudeville Theatre on 8 September 2019. Budding young witches and wizards have less than 3 weeks left to catch this hit production before it flies off into the night.

BWW Review: THE WORST WITCH, Vaudeville Theatre Photo BWW Review: THE WORST WITCH, Vaudeville Theatre
by Debbie Gilpin - Jul 29, 2019

Move over, Hogwarts a?' Miss Cackle's Academy for Witches is in town! Fresh from a UK tour, Emma Reeves' adaptation of Jill Murphy's The Worst Witch comes slipping and sliding into the West End for a summer residency at the Vaudeville Theatre. This musical stage version of the much-loved books is directed by Theresa Heskins and features an all-female cast.

THE DOCTOR Leads August's Top 10 New London Shows Photo THE DOCTOR Leads August's Top 10 New London Shows
by Marianka Swain - Jul 21, 2019

London is never short of temptations, whether splashy West End shows, epic dramas or bold fringe offerings. From Robert Icke's latest to Fleabag, Evita and witchy adventures, here are some of this month's most eye-catching openings. Don't forget to check back for BroadwayWorld's reviews, interviews and features!

VIDEO: Watch the All New Trailer For THE WORST WITCH; Plus Full Casting Announced! Photo VIDEO: Watch the All New Trailer For THE WORST WITCH; Plus Full Casting Announced!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 31, 2019

Full casting has been announced for the West End transfer of The Worst Witch, adapted for the stage by Emma Reeves from Jill Murphy's original books. The Worst Witch opens at the Vaudeville Theatre from 24 July - 8 September 2019, following a hugely successful nationwide tour.

The Worst Witch Tumbles into the Belgrade Theatre this Easter Photo The Worst Witch Tumbles into the Belgrade Theatre this Easter
by Sarah Hookey - Mar 28, 2019

Long before Harry Potter or Hermione Grainger there was Mildred Hubble - an ordinary girl who found herself enrolled in a school for witches. Now audiences are invited to join her on her biggest and most important adventure yet when The Worst Witch comes to the Belgrade Theatre this Easter.

BWW Review: THE WORST WITCH, Royal and Derngate Photo BWW Review: THE WORST WITCH, Royal and Derngate
by Verity Wilde - Dec 14, 2018

The world premiere of a stage version of Jill Murphy's The Worst Witch is the non-panto festive show at Northampton's Royal and Derngate this Christmas, ahead of a national tour in 2019.

Cast And Creative Team Announced For The World Premiere Of THE WORST WITCH Photo Cast And Creative Team Announced For The World Premiere Of THE WORST WITCH
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2018

The all-female cast has been confirmed for the world premiere production of The Worst Witch which opens at Royal & Derngate this Christmas as part of the theatre's Made in Northampton season. An original story for the stage by Emma Reeves (Royal Television Society Award for Best Children's TV Programme and 2017 British Screenwriters Award for Best Children's Programme) based upon Jill Murphy's beloved series of classic novels The Worst Witch, the production will be directed by Theresa Heskins (2017 UK Theatre Award for Best Show for Children and Young People) and designed by Simon Daw, with music by Luke Potter.

Photo Flash: First Look at DI AND VIV AND ROSE at Stephen Joseph Theatre Photo Photo Flash: First Look at DI AND VIV AND ROSE at Stephen Joseph Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2017

Three women are thrown together in their late teens. They are very different people, but it isn't long before they're living in each other's pockets. Life is a blast, and together they can do anything. But life also has unexpected plans for them…

Photo Flash: In Rehearsals with DI AND VIV AND ROSE at the Stephen Joseph Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2017

Three women are thrown together in their late teens. They are very different people, but it isn't long before they're living in each other's pockets. Life is a blast, and together they can do anything. But life also has unexpected plans for them…

Photo Flash: THE RISE AND FALL OF LITTLE VOICE Opens at Stephen Joseph Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2017

One of the UK's best-loved plays, Jim Cartwright's The Rise and Fall of Little Voice, has opened the summer season at Scarborough's Stephen Joseph Theatre. Check out photos from the show below!

THE RISE AND FALL OF LITTLE VOICE Comes to Scarborough's Stephen Joseph Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2017

One of the UK's best-loved plays, Jim Cartwright's The Rise and Fall of Little Voice, has gone into rehearsals at Scarborough's Stephen Joseph Theatre. The show will open the theatre's summer season in June.

THE RISE AND FALL OF LITTLE VOICE Opens Scarborough's Stephen Joseph Theatre Summer Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2017

One of the UK's best-loved plays, Jim Cartwright's The Rise and Fall of Little Voice, opens the summer season at Scarborough's Stephen Joseph Theatre in June.

Made in Colchester Announces their Casting for MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2016

Mercury Theatre Colchester has announced the casting line-up for their Made in Colchester production of Shakespeare's comic battle of the sexes, Much Ado About Nothing. This saucy new production of the romantic comedy will be set in a modern-day garrison town and plays from Friday 30 September until Saturday 15 October.  

Imelda Staunton & GYPSY Win Big at the UK Theatre Awards!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2015

UK Theatre has announced the winners of the UK Theatre Awards 2015 - the only awards to honour outstanding achievement in performing, producing and management in theatres throughout the United Kingdom.

Imelda Staunton, Laura Pitt-Pulford & More Pick Up Nominations for UK Theatre Awards!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2015

The nominations for the UK Theatre Awards 2015 have now been announced. The Awards will be presented on Sunday 18 October, and details of the compere for the event and other special guests will be announced in due course.