Robin Hood Returns To His Roots For Nottingham Playhouse PantomimeRobin Hood Returns To His Roots For Nottingham Playhouse Pantomime
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2018

With Christmas around the corner, Nottingham Playhouse is getting set for the return of the city's favourite outlaw in Robin Hood and the Babes in the Wood, directed and written by Kenneth Alan Taylor. (more...)

Nottingham Playhouse Unveils Autumn Season UpdatesNottingham Playhouse Unveils Autumn Season Updates
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2018

NOTTINGHAM PLAYHOUSE has unveiled its autumn and winter season for 2018, following rave reviews for its spring and summer line-up. (more...)

Photo Flash: Get a Look at Phil Daniels in DR. JEKYLL & MR. HYDE at King's Theatre EdinburghPhoto Flash: Get a Look at Phil Daniels in DR. JEKYLL & MR. HYDE at King's Theatre Edinburgh
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2018

Phil Daniels will lead the company in the titular role of Robert Louis Stevenson's Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde at the King's Theatre Edinburgh, Tuesday 10 - Saturday 14 April 2018, in this new production, adapted by David Edgar and directed by Kate Saxon. (more...)

Casting Announced For UK Tour of DR JEKYLL & MR HYDECasting Announced For UK Tour of DR JEKYLL & MR HYDE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2018

Touring Consortium Theatre Company and Rose Theatre Kingston today announce the full company for Robert Louis Stevenson's Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde adapted for the stage by David Edgar. Joining the previously announced Phil Daniels as Jekyll/Hyde are Rosie Abraham (Lucy/Maid/Singer), Sam Cox (Poole), Polly Frame (Katherine Urquart), Anyebe Godwin (Charles), Ben Jones (Lanyon/Carew), Robin Kingsland (Gabriel John Utterson), Grace Hogg-Robinson (Annie Loder) and Matthew Romain (Enfield/Parson). (more...)

Nottingham Playhouse Presents Town Mouse And Country Mouse December 13-January 6Nottingham Playhouse Presents Town Mouse And Country Mouse December 13-January 6
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2017

Nottingham Playhouse Theatre Company announces casting for Town Mouse and Country Mouse. Teena Town Mouse (Narisha Lawson) loves the rush and the buzz of the city. Curtis Country Mouse (Rory Quinn) prefers the wide open fields and sweet, fresh air of the countryside. They're so different it looks like they will never get along. And with a cat arriving on the scene, can they resolve their differences before it is too late? (more...)

Cast Announced For Giles Croft's Farewell Nottingham Playhouse Production THE CHERRY ORCHARDCast Announced For Giles Croft's Farewell Nottingham Playhouse Production THE CHERRY ORCHARD
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2017

Nottingham Playhouse Theatre Company announces casting for Anton Chekhov's The Cherry Orchard. (more...)

Nottingham Playhouse Announces Its Latest Shows For Autumn/Winter 2017
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2017

Nottingham Playhouse's Autumn/Winter season of work on its main stage begins with the return of the critically acclaimed The Kite Runner, straight from two West End runs. First produced by Nottingham Playhouse and the Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse in 2013, The Kite Runner returns to its Nottingham home before embarking on a UK tour. (more...)

BWW Review: WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF?, Theatre Royal, Glasgow
by Natalie O'Donoghue - May 31, 2017

A marathon night of drink, debauchery and duplicity develops after Martha and her husband George invite unsuspecting young couple, Nick and Honey, round for a nightcap. Drink flows, spiked with vicious humour, acerbic wit and tempestuous verbal sparring. However, as night turns to morning, searing secrets are exposed. (more...)

Theatre Royal Presents WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2017

From Emma Stone and Viola Davis stealing the limelight at the Oscars, to Billie Piper and Glenda Jackson taking centre stage in the West End, 2017 has been a golden year for actresses. (more...)

CAUTIONARY TALES FOR DAUGHTERS Coming to Jermyn Street Theatre This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2016

Following its hugely acclaimed premiere at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2015, Cautionary Tales for Daughters brings its "razor-sharp satirical song writing"  (The Stage) and "gut-punching" (The Times) lyricism to Jermyn Street Theatre this January. (more...)

Mercury Theatre Colchester to Present PRIVATE LIVES
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2016

This Spring, The Mercury Theatre Colchester bring some unexpected twists to one of Noel Coward's most celebrated plays. Pete Ashmore and Krissi Bohn star as theatre's most volatile and passionate couple Elyot Chase and Amanda Prynne in the classic comedy of manners, Private Lives, which is taken out of the 1930s and brought into a modern day setting. Joining the ever warring but hopelessly in love pair are Robin Kingsland as Victor, Olivia Onyehara as Sybil and Christine Absalom as the maid. (more...)

World Premiere of DESPERATE MEASURES Set for Jermyn Street Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2015

Desperate Measures, a freewheeling new musical based on Shakespeare's Measure for Measure, is set in London in the 'swinging sixties' against a backdrop of starchy middle class morality and hypocrisy in a country on the verge of Beatlemania and the sexual and social permissiveness that we know today. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Freddie Fox and Morfydd Clark in Sheffield's ROMEO & JULIET
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2015

ROMEO & JULIET by William Shakespeare is currently in previews for an opening tomorrow, 23 September, at Sheffield Theatres' Crucible Theatre. The production, starring Freddie Fox and Morfydd Clark in the title roles, runs through 17 October 2015, directed by Jonathan Humphreys. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the star-cross'd lovers in action below! (more...)

Sheffield Theatres Sets Cast of ROMEO & JULIET
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2015

Artistic Director Daniel Evans today announces the full company for Jonathan Humphreysproduction of William Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet. Humphreys directs Scott Arthur (Benvolio), Charlie Bate (Pastor), Morfydd Clark (Juliet), Joanna Croll (Lady Montague/Sister), Freddie Fox (Romeo), Michael Hodgson (Capulet), Jonny Holden (Tybalt), Hugh John (The Prince), Robin Kingsland (Montague), Andrew Leung (Paris/Abram), Rachel Lumberg (The Nurse), Simon Manyonder (Mercutio),Shaun Mason (Sampson/Capitan), Joshua Miles (Peter/Gregory/Balthasar) and Natalie Thomas (Lady Capulet). The production opens on 23 September, with previews from 17 September, and runs until 17 October. (more...)