THE MAN IN THE WHITE SUIT Announces Full Cast And Creative Team For World Premiere Stage ProductionTHE MAN IN THE WHITE SUIT Announces Full Cast And Creative Team For World Premiere Stage Production
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2019

The full cast and creative team is announced for Sean Foley's hotly anticipated stage adaptation of classic Ealing Studios comedy The Man in the White Suit, which will have a three week engagement at Theatre Royal Bath from 5th September as part of its 2019 summer season before its world premiere at the Wyndham's Theatre, London with performances from 27th September 2019 until 11th January 2020 and opening night on 8th October 2019. (more...)

BWW Review: DEAD DOG IN A SUITCASE (AND OTHER LOVE SONGS), Lyric HammersmithBWW Review: DEAD DOG IN A SUITCASE (AND OTHER LOVE SONGS), Lyric Hammersmith
by Debbie Gilpin - May 24, 2019

"Bring it down. Bring it all down and start again!" An unexpected European election day in the UK and anticipation of Theresa May's resignation formed the backdrop for Kneehigh's London press night for Dead Dog in a Suitcase (and other love songs), making its presence more vital than ever - and its message more potent. Carl Grose and Charles Hazlewood's show, which was first performed in 2014, is based on John Gay's The Beggar's Opera, taking the characters and hurling them into the present day. (more...)

BWW Review: DEAD DOG IN A SUITCASE (AND OTHER LOVE SONGS), Nuffield Southampton TheatresBWW Review: DEAD DOG IN A SUITCASE (AND OTHER LOVE SONGS), Nuffield Southampton Theatres
by Jo Fisher - May 2, 2019

Opera isn't dead. In fact, it's alive and kicking off thanks to Kneehigh's reimagining of John Gay's The Beggars Opera, which takes on the new and riotous form of Dead Dog in a Suitcase (and other love songs). (more...)

Watch the Show Trailer For DEAD DOG IN A SUITCASE (AND OTHER LOVE SONGS)Watch the Show Trailer For DEAD DOG IN A SUITCASE (AND OTHER LOVE SONGS)
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2019

Mayor Goodman has been assassinated. And so has his dog. Contract killer Macheath has just married Pretty Polly Peachum and Mr and Mrs Peachum aren't happy. Not one bit. (more...)

Full Cast And UK Tour Dates Announced For Kneehigh's DEAD DOG IN A SUITCASE (AND OTHER LOVE SONGS)Full Cast And UK Tour Dates Announced For Kneehigh's DEAD DOG IN A SUITCASE (AND OTHER LOVE SONGS)
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2019

Mayor Goodman has been assassinated. And so has his dog. Contract killer Macheath has just married Pretty Polly Peachum and Mr and Mrs Peachum aren't happy. Not one bit. (more...)

APPROACHING EMPTY Comes to Tron TheatreAPPROACHING EMPTY Comes to Tron Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2019

Tamasha, Kiln and Live Theatre will present a Scottish premiere of Approaching Empty as part of our spring season, written by award-winning playwright Ishy Din and directed by Pooja Ghai (Associate Director of Theatre Royal Stratford East 2015-2018). (more...)

BWW Review: APPROACHING EMPTY, Kiln TheatreBWW Review: APPROACHING EMPTY, Kiln Theatre
by Charlie Wilks - Jan 15, 2019

Greed can do terrible things to a person. The desire to constantly make money will inevitably lead to ethics being lost, friendships being tainted and mistakes being made. The themes of pain and mistrust are ever so evident in Ishy Din's new play, which sees a man with a dream risk it all to win big. (more...)

Photo Flash: Kiln Theatre Presents APPROACHING EMPTYPhoto Flash: Kiln Theatre Presents APPROACHING EMPTY
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2019

Kiln Theatre, Tamasha and Live Theatre today announce the full cast for the world premiere of Ishy Din's Approaching Empty in a first-time creative collaboration for the three companies. Pooja Ghai directs Kammy Darweish (Mansha), Rina Fatania (Sameena), Karan Gill (Shazad), Nicholas Khan (Raf), Nicholas Prasad (Sully) and Maanuv Thiara (Tany). The production opens at Kiln Theatre on 14 January, with previews from 9 January, and runs until 2 February. Following performances at Kiln Theatre, the production tours to Live Theatre, Newcastle; Tron Theatre, Glasgow; Assembly Roxy, Edinburgh; Derby Theatre; Belgrade Theatre, Coventry; Curve, Leicester; Queen's Theatre, Hornchurch, and Coliseum Theatre, Oldham. (more...)

ASPECTS OF LOVE Leads January's Top 10 New London ShowsASPECTS OF LOVE Leads January's Top 10 New London Shows
by Marianka Swain - Jan 3, 2019

London is never short of temptations, whether splashy West End shows, epic dramas or bold fringe offerings. From Cate Blanchett's UK stage debut to a reborn Andrew Lloyd Webber, here are some of this month's most eye-catching openings. Don't forget to check back for BroadwayWorld's reviews, interviews and features! (more...)

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For Kiln Theatre's APPROACHING EMPTYPhoto Flash: Inside Rehearsal For Kiln Theatre's APPROACHING EMPTY
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2018

Kiln Theatre, Tamasha and Live Theatre today presents the world premiere of Ishy Din's Approaching Empty in a first-time creative collaboration for the three companies. Pooja Ghai directs Kammy Darweish (Mansha), Rina Fatania (Sameena), Karan Gill (Shazad), Nicholas Khan (Raf), Nicholas Prasad (Sully) and Maanuv Thiara (Tany). The production opens at Kiln Theatre on 14 January, with previews from 9 January, and runs until 2 February. Following performances at Kiln Theatre, the production tours to Live Theatre, Newcastle; Tron Theatre, Glasgow; Assembly Roxy, Edinburgh; Derby Theatre; Belgrade Theatre, Coventry; Curve, Leicester; Queen's Theatre, Hornchurch, and Coliseum Theatre, Oldham. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2018

Kiln Theatre, Tamasha and Live Theatre today announce the full cast for the world premiere of Ishy Din's Approaching Empty in a first-time creative collaboration for the three companies. Pooja Ghai directs Kammy Darweish (Mansha), Rina Fatania (Sameena), Karan Gill (Shazad), Nicholas Khan (Raf), Nicholas Prasad (Sully) and Maanuv Thiara (Tany). The production opens at Kiln Theatre on 14 January, with previews from 9 January, and runs until 2 February. Following performances at Kiln Theatre, the production tours to Live Theatre, Newcastle; Tron Theatre, Glasgow; Assembly Roxy, Edinburgh; Derby Theatre; Belgrade Theatre, Coventry; Curve, Leicester; Queen's Theatre, Hornchurch, and Coliseum Theatre, Oldham. (more...)

BWW Review: THE VILLAGE, Theatre Royal Stratford EastBWW Review: THE VILLAGE, Theatre Royal Stratford East
by Charlie Wilks - Sep 14, 2018

April de Angelis has transposed Lope de Vega's Fuenteovejuna into contemporary day India, setting it in an environment of political turmoil. The Inspector uses his state-given power to abuse the local villagers, who just want to live off the land in peace. His tyrannical reign pushes everyone to the edge, until it's all too much and they decide to strike back. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at THE VILLAGE at Theatre Royal Stratford EastPhoto Flash: First Look at THE VILLAGE at Theatre Royal Stratford East
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2018

Village life for Jyoti is simple: the people work hard, sing and live off the earth. She would much rather devour a delicious meal than think about a suitable partner. But when the Inspector (Art Malik) and his men arrive back in town, things quickly begin to sour. The Inspector's reign of terror sees him commit unspeakable acts against the village with young Jyoti in his sights, pushing everyone to breaking point. Will she dare scorn his advances? (more...)

Casting Announced for THE VILLAGE at Theatre Royal Stratford East
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2018

Theatre Royal Stratford East is pleased to announce the full cast for the world premiere of The Village, a new adaptation by April De Angelis of Lope de Vega's Fuenteovejuna and the first production in Nadia Fall's inaugural season as Artistic Director. The Village stars Anya Chalotra as Jyoti and Art Malik as The Inspector, they will be joined by Harki Bhambra, Sudha Bhuchar, Ameet Chana, Neil D'Souza, Souad Faress, Rina Fatania, Naeem Hayat, Scott Karim, Arian Nik, Humera Syed and Ragevan Vasan. Musicians include Nawazish Ali-Khan (Vocals, violin and harmonium), Robinkumar R Christian (Bansuri) and Keval Joshi (Percussion). (more...)

Kneehigh Kicks Off UK Tour of THE TIN DRUM TonightKneehigh Kicks Off UK Tour of THE TIN DRUM Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2017

One of the defining novels of the 20th Century, Gunter Grass's dazzling tour de force, The Tin Drum, is being brought to thrilling theatrical life by Kneehigh in a touring co-production with Liverpool Everyman & Playhouse and West Yorkshire Playhouse. It will open to press at Liverpool Everyman this week, then transfer to West Yorkshire Playhouse before travelling to Bristol, Cornwall and finishing in London's Shoreditch Town Hall. BroadwayWorld has a look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Kneehigh's UK Tour of THE TIN DRUMPhoto Flash: First Look at Kneehigh's UK Tour of THE TIN DRUM
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2017

One of the defining novels of the 20th Century, Gunter Grass's dazzling tour de force, The Tin Drum, is being brought to thrilling theatrical life by Kneehigh in a touring co-production with Liverpool Everyman & Playhouse and West Yorkshire Playhouse. It will open to press at Liverpool Everyman this week, then transfer to West Yorkshire Playhouse before travelling to Bristol, Cornwall and finishing in London's Shoreditch Town Hall. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Photo Flash: OLIVER TWIST Opens this Weekend at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2017

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre brings two of Charles Dickens's most popular stories out in the open as part of the 2017 season, Dickens Uncovered celebrating the greatest storyteller of London life. (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsals for OLIVER TWIST at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2017

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre brings two of Charles Dickens's most popular stories out in the open as part of the 2017 season, Dickens Uncovered celebrating the greatest storyteller of London life. (more...)

Kneehigh Announces Full Casting for THE TIN DRUM
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2017

One of the defining novels of the 20th Century, Gunter Grass' dazzling tour de force, The Tin Drum will be brought to thrilling theatrical life by Kneehigh in a touring co-production with Liverpool Everyman & Playhouse and West Yorkshire Playhouse. (more...)

Photo Coverage: First Look at ROLLER DINER at Soho Theatre
by Roy Tan - May 31, 2017

Written by 2015 Verity Bargate Winner Stephen Jackson and directed by Soho Theatre Artistic Director Steve Marmion, Roller Diner is a tragic-comic new musical starring Olivier Award winner David Thaxton, Lucy McCormick, Joe Dixon, Rina Fatania, Lucie Shorthouse and Ricky Oakley. Set in a post-industrial everyman English setting and in development for the past two years, it presciently imagines the current state of the nation and the Brexit debate about immigration and identity. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast onstage below! (more...)

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