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BWW Review: THE SONG PROJECT, Royal Court Photo BWW Review: THE SONG PROJECT, Royal Court
by Bella Bevan - Aug 21, 2021

The Royal Court hosts something different from their usual line up with this musical  theatre/cabaret/concert hybrid titled The Song Project, led by celebrated Dutch singer  Wende.

Listen: Paapa Essiedu and More Join Latest Episodes of THAT PODCAST Photo Listen: Paapa Essiedu and More Join Latest Episodes of THAT PODCAST
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 6, 2021

The series features more than 100 artists, commentators and thought leaders, with 23 commissions, performances from some of the UK’s most exciting names in contemporary arts and entertainment, and testimonies from the public.

BWW Review: RAPUNZEL, National Theatre of Scotland Photo BWW Review: RAPUNZEL, National Theatre of Scotland
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Dec 22, 2020

“You all know the story of Rapunzel, right? That lassie with the long hair who’s been trapped in her lockdown tower for what feels like forever. The lassie who’s sitting there like a loon waiting for some Prince will come along and save her. Well, think again.

National Theatre Of Scotland Announces New Digital And Streamed Theatre Projects Photo National Theatre Of Scotland Announces New Digital And Streamed Theatre Projects
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 1, 2020

The National Theatre of Scotland is set to continue its new work over the coming months, with an innovative mix of streamed theatre and digital projects, including two new productions from leading Scottish creatives Hannah Lavery and Adura Onashile, both addressing urgent contemporary and historical issues around race in Scotland today.

Cast Announced For Young Vic's THE NEW TOMORROW Photo Cast Announced For Young Vic's THE NEW TOMORROW
by Stephi Wild - Sep 29, 2020

Kwame Kwei-Armah, Artistic Director of the Young Vic, today announces the cast of The New Tomorrow, a weekend of pop-up performances celebrating the Young Vic's 50th birthday.

Final SCENES FOR SURVIVAL Releases Revealed As National Theatre Of Scotland's Innovat Photo Final SCENES FOR SURVIVAL Releases Revealed As National Theatre Of Scotland's Innovative Digital Lockdown Project Draws To A Close
by Stephi Wild - Sep 14, 2020

Scenes for Survival, the innovative digital project created by the National Theatre of Scotland in response to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, will draw to a close this week with the final four short films in the series set to be released online from today.  

Young Vic Celebrates 50th Birthday And Launches 50th Year Programme Photo Young Vic Celebrates 50th Birthday And Launches 50th Year Programme
by Stephi Wild - Sep 11, 2020

Kwame Kwei-Armah, Artistic Director of the Young Vic, today announces the start of the Young Vic's 50th birthday with a year-long programme of work entitled We are the New Tide, dedicated to the theatre's milestone birthday.

Traverse Theatre Launches Traverse 3 and Extension of Traverse Festival Photo Traverse Theatre Launches Traverse 3 and Extension of Traverse Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 17, 2020

The Traverse Theatre was founded with the hope of carrying the spirit of Edinburgh's Festivals throughout the year- and in 2020 they have been inspired by their past to create a new future as they announce the launch of Traverse 3, their new online venue, and the extension of its Traverse Festival programme throughout the rest of the year.

BWW Blog: My Theatre Experience on the West End Before the Pandemic Photo BWW Blog: My Theatre Experience on the West End Before the Pandemic
by Student Blogger: Hope Johnson - Aug 14, 2020

My ticket to this show was 12 pounds. It was the cheapest ticket I have ever bought to see professional theatre.

National Theatre Of Scotland Announces New Scenes For Survival Films, First BBC Scotl Photo National Theatre Of Scotland Announces New Scenes For Survival Films, First BBC Scotland Broadcasts and iPlayer Releases
by Stephi Wild - Jul 30, 2020

Scenes for Survival, the ongoing digital project created by the National Theatre of Scotland, continues to entertain audiences with new weekly releases across BBC and National Theatre of Scotland online platforms.

National Theatre Of Scotland Reveals First Scenes For Survival Films And Launch Night Photo National Theatre Of Scotland Reveals First Scenes For Survival Films And Launch Night Details
by A.A. Cristi - May 20, 2020

The National Theatre of Scotland has today revealed the details of the Scenes for Survival launch night and the first a?oescenesa?? to be released as part of its crisis responsive artistic project:

Jez Butterworth, Chris Bush & More Join The NHB Playgroup Photo Jez Butterworth, Chris Bush & More Join The NHB Playgroup
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 15, 2020

Theatre publishers Nick Hern Books (NHB) have announced five further writers to join The NHB Playgroup, their ongoing initiative throughout the current theatre shutdown which offers one free play each week to read and discuss, followed by a Q&A with the writer.

Nick Hern Books Launches The NHB Playgroup Photo Nick Hern Books Launches The NHB Playgroup
by Stephi Wild - Apr 2, 2020

Theatre publishers Nick Hern Books have launched The NHB Playgroup, a new initiative offering one free play each week to read and discuss, plus a Q&A with the writer.

Photo Flash: 2020 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize Ceremony Photo Photo Flash: 2020 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize Ceremony
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 3, 2020

On Monday night, Playwrights Horizons hosted the 42nd Annual Susan Smith Blackburn Prize, the largest and oldest international prize honoring women playwrights.

Lucy Prebble Wins 2020 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize For A VERY EXPENSIVE POISON Photo Lucy Prebble Wins 2020 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize For A VERY EXPENSIVE POISON
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 2, 2020

The 2020 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize has been awarded to U.K. playwright Lucy Prebble for her play A Very Expensive Poison.

Live Theatre And Digital Media Merge In Stef Smith'S GIRL IN THE MACHINE Photo Live Theatre And Digital Media Merge In Stef Smith'S GIRL IN THE MACHINE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 25, 2020

Bustle & Beast will present Girl in the Machine by Olivier award-winning playwright, Stef Smith.

Review Roundup: The Critics Weigh in on Modernized NORA: A DOLL'S HOUSE Photo Review Roundup: The Critics Weigh in on Modernized NORA: A DOLL'S HOUSE
by Nicole Rosky - Feb 12, 2020

Nora is the perfect wife and mother. She is dutiful, beautiful and everything is always in its right place. But when a secret from her past comes back to haunt her, her life rapidly unravels. Over the course of three days, Nora must fight to protect herself and her family or risk losing everything. Nora: A Doll's House is now playing at the Young Vic (66 The Cut).

BWW Review: NORA: A DOLL'S HOUSE, Young Vic Photo BWW Review: NORA: A DOLL'S HOUSE, Young Vic
by Charlie Wilks - Feb 11, 2020

Three distinct doorways separate three different time periods. Between them stands three Nora's, played superbly by Natalie Klamar, Amaka Okafor, and Anna Russell-Martin. The eras they occupy are a post-war 1948, a vibing 1968 and a more contemporary 2018. The women are subject to political, personal and societal suffocation.

Photo Flash: First Look at NORA: A DOLL'S HOUSE at the Young Vic Photo Photo Flash: First Look at NORA: A DOLL'S HOUSE at the Young Vic
by Stephi Wild - Feb 7, 2020

Nora is the perfect wife and mother. She is dutiful, beautiful and everything is always in its right place. But when a secret from her past comes back to haunt her, her life rapidly unravels. Over the course of three days, Nora must fight to protect herself and her family or risk losing everything.

VIDEO: Playwright Stef Smith Talks NORA: A DOLL'S HOUSE Ahead of Young Vic Run Photo VIDEO: Playwright Stef Smith Talks NORA: A DOLL'S HOUSE Ahead of Young Vic Run
by Stage Tube - Feb 4, 2020

Nora: A Doll's House comes to the Young Vic beginning 6 February!

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