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Tickets Go On Sale For INSTRUCTIONS FOR A TEENAGE ARMAGEDDON at Southwark Playhouse's Photo Tickets Go On Sale For INSTRUCTIONS FOR A TEENAGE ARMAGEDDON at Southwark Playhouse's the Little
by Stephi Wild - Nov 26, 2021

Tickets go on sale today for Rosie Day's debut play Instructions for a Teenage Armageddon at Southwark Playhouse's the Little, which will open on 9 February 2022 running until 5 March, with press night on 10 February.

WHEN THE LONG TRICK'S OVER to Tour the East of England in Spring 2022 Photo WHEN THE LONG TRICK'S OVER to Tour the East of England in Spring 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 15, 2021

HighTide¬†and¬†New Wolsey Theatre will¬†present this triumphant play from Olivier Award winning Morgan Lloyd Malcolm ‚Äď a work which moves forwards and backwards in time across the 21 miles between Dover and Calais as a young swimmer harnesses her mind and body to make the crossing.¬†

Reading Rep Theatre Announces Full Cast For A CHRISTMAS CAROL Photo Reading Rep Theatre Announces Full Cast For A CHRISTMAS CAROL
by Stephi Wild - Nov 11, 2021

Artistic Director of Reading Rep Paul Stacey directs Beth Eyre, Dave Fishley, Samuel Kyi, Rose McPhilemy and Rick Romero in this family friendly production set on the cobbled streets of Reading.

Casting Announced for LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD at Nottingham Playhouse Photo Casting Announced for LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD at Nottingham Playhouse
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 8, 2021

Today, Nottingham Playhouse announced the casting for its brand new adaptation of the classic children’s story Little Red Riding Hood.   

SPIKE Will Open The 2022 Spring Season At The Watermill Theatre Photo SPIKE Will Open The 2022 Spring Season At The Watermill Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Nov 1, 2021

Details have been announced for the spring season, running from January to May 2022, as well as the appointment of two new Playwrights in Residence.

Full Cast Announced For HABEAS CORPUS at the Menier Chocolate Factory Photo Full Cast Announced For HABEAS CORPUS at the Menier Chocolate Factory
by Stephi Wild - Nov 1, 2021

Joining the previously announced Kirsty Besterman (Constance Wicksteed), Jasper Britton (Arthur Wicksteed), Matthew Cottle (Canon Throbbing), Ria Jones (Mrs Swabb), Thomas Josling (Dennis Wicksteed), Caroline Langrishe (Lady Rumpers), Catherine Russell (Muriel Wicksteed) and Abdul Salis (Mr Shanks), are Katie Bernstein (Felicity Rumpers), Kelvin O'Mard (Mr Purdue) and Dan Starkey (Sir Percy).

Mark Robert Petty Presents A MUSICAL THEATRE CHRISTMAS at The Actors' Church, Covent  Photo Mark Robert Petty Presents A MUSICAL THEATRE CHRISTMAS at The Actors' Church, Covent Garden
by Stephi Wild - Oct 27, 2021

Featuring festive favourites from the musical theatre cannon, traditional carols, and more, the concert will be hosted by Tom Read Wilson and Dolly Diamond, with musical direction by George Francis and BSL translation by Paul Whittaker alongside a host of West End stars. 

ETT Announces Second Year Of Flagship Playwright Development Scheme - Nationwide Voic Photo ETT Announces Second Year Of Flagship Playwright Development Scheme - Nationwide Voices
by Stephi Wild - Oct 26, 2021

ETT (English Touring Theatre) today announces the second year of its flagship playwriting programme Nationwide Voices in collaboration with five new partner theatres and companies.

Casting and Pyjama Performances Announced For THE JUNGLE BOOK at The Watermill Photo Casting and Pyjama Performances Announced For THE JUNGLE BOOK at The Watermill
by Stephi Wild - Oct 19, 2021

Full casting has been announced for THE JUNGLE BOOK, the new musical version of Rudyard Kipling's classic tale adapted and directed by Tom Jackson Greaves, that will play at The Watermill over the Christmas period from Thursday 18 November ‚Äď Friday 31 December, with two press performances on Saturday 20 November (one socially distanced).

Further Tour Dates Announced For PRIVATE LIVES Starring Nigel Havers and Patricia Hod Photo Further Tour Dates Announced For PRIVATE LIVES Starring Nigel Havers and Patricia Hodge
by Stephi Wild - Oct 19, 2021

Following breaking box office records in Bath, Richmond, Chichester and Cambridge, Theatre Royal Bath Productions and Moss Empires are delighted to announce further tour dates for The Nigel Havers Theatre Company production of Noel Coward’s gloriously entertaining PRIVATE LIVES. 

Full Cast And Creative Team Announced For the Premiere of THE BROTHERS GRIMM PRESENT: Photo Full Cast And Creative Team Announced For the Premiere of THE BROTHERS GRIMM PRESENT: CINDERELLA at The Barn Theatre in Cirencester
by Stephi Wild - Oct 18, 2021

The Barn Theatre in Cirencester have today announced the full cast and creative team for the premiere of the musical play The Brothers Grimm Present: Cinderella, which will run at the Cotswold venue from 16 November 2021 ‚Äď 2 January 2022.

Extension Announced For World Premiere Digital Production GOING THE DISTANCE Photo Extension Announced For World Premiere Digital Production GOING THE DISTANCE
by Stephi Wild - Oct 14, 2021

The producers of GOING THE DISTANCE, the world premiere digital production of a new comedy by Henry Filloux-Bennett and Yasmeen Khan, have today announced that they have extended the production's digital run until 31 October 2021, following critical acclaim.

Chelsea Halfpenny Will Lead the Cast of the WAITRESS UK and Ireland Tour in 2022 Photo Chelsea Halfpenny Will Lead the Cast of the WAITRESS UK and Ireland Tour in 2022
by Stephi Wild - Oct 13, 2021

Chelsea Halfpenny with join the cast as Jenna in the smash hit romantic musical comedy WAITRESS as from 10 January 2022. Chelsea will take over the role from Lucie Jones who leaves the production to move on to a soon to be announced new project.

Photos: Go Inside Rehearsals for BRIEF ENCOUNTER at The Watermill Photo Photos: Go Inside Rehearsals for BRIEF ENCOUNTER at The Watermill
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 5, 2021

Get a peek inside rehearsals¬†for¬†BRIEF ENCOUNTER,¬†a new production of Emma Rice‚Äôs stage adaptation of No√ęl Coward‚Äôs epic love story, based on the critically acclaimed 1945 film, that¬†will play at The Watermill from Thursday 14 October ‚Äď Saturday 13 November, with opening¬†night on Monday 18 October.

Photos: Sara Crowe, Nicole Evans, Shobna Gulati & More Star in World Premiere of GOIN Photo Photos: Sara Crowe, Nicole Evans, Shobna Gulati & More Star in World Premiere of GOING THE DISTANCE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 1, 2021

The world premiere of GOING THE DISTANCE ‚Äď a digital production of a new comedy by¬†Henry Filloux-Bennett¬†and¬†Yasmeen Khan, will be available on demand from 4 ‚Äď 17 October 2021.¬†Sara Crowe¬†stars as ‚ÄėEm,¬†Nicole Evans¬†as ‚ÄėBillie‚Äô,¬†Shobna Gulati¬†as ‚ÄėVic‚Äô,¬†Sarah Hadland¬†as ‚ÄėRae‚Äô,¬†Merch Husey¬†as ‚ÄėKem,¬†Matthew Kelly¬†as ‚ÄėFrank‚Äô,¬†and more!

BLUFF - a Brand-New Musical Comedy Written Exclusively For Radio is Coming Next Month Photo BLUFF - a Brand-New Musical Comedy Written Exclusively For Radio is Coming Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Sep 27, 2021

Brand-new musical comedy Bluff, written exclusively for radio by Matt Cavendish and Ed Zanders is available to download on Monday 18 October, following a full studio recording with West End cast and musicians at Masterchord Studios London. The full radio-play, complete with foley sound effects, is designed to take the listener on a vivid journey through a larger-than-life world, accompanied by a live studio orchestra.

Naomi Sheldon Will Join Company Of THE COMEDY OF ERRORS on Tour and at The Barbican 2 Photo Naomi Sheldon Will Join Company Of THE COMEDY OF ERRORS on Tour and at The Barbican 2021
by Stephi Wild - Sep 27, 2021

The Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) today announced that Naomi Sheldon will join The Comedy of Errors company to play the role of Adrianna on tour and at the Barbican this winter. Hedydd Dylan, who currently plays the role of Adrianna, will share the role with Naomi whilst the production is on tour, before leaving the company at the end of November to have her baby, when Naomi will take over permanently for the show's run at the Barbican.

Casting Announced for BRIEF ENCOUNTER at the Watermill Photo Casting Announced for BRIEF ENCOUNTER at the Watermill
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 21, 2021

Full casting has been announced for¬†BRIEF ENCOUNTER,¬†a new production of Emma Rice‚Äôs stage adaptation of No√ęl Coward‚Äôs epic love story, based on the critically acclaimed 1945 film, that¬†will play at The Watermill from Thursday 14 October ‚Äď Saturday 13 November.

Reading Rep Theatre Announces Full Casting For DORIAN Photo Reading Rep Theatre Announces Full Casting For DORIAN
by Stephi Wild - Sep 20, 2021

Reading Rep Theatre today announce the full cast of DORIAN, a world première adaptation of The Picture of Dorian Gray written by Bruntwood Prize winner Phoebe Eclair-Powell, and RSC Associate Director Owen Horsley. Owen Horsley directs Andro Cowperthwaite (Dorian), Ché Francis (Henry) and Nat Kennedy (Basil).

Menier Chocolate Factory Announces Initial Casting Announced For Alan Bennett's HABEA Photo Menier Chocolate Factory Announces Initial Casting Announced For Alan Bennett's HABEAS CORPUS
by Stephi Wild - Sep 20, 2021

The antics of the Wicksteed home are a darkly satirical merry-go-round in Alan Bennett's Habeas Corpus.¬† Family, friends and the quest for sexual pleasures of the body (‚Äúcorpus‚ÄĚ) are the ruling passions in this farcical comedy of ill-manners. Through an escapade of mistaken identities and carnal encounters, one motto holds fast: ‚ÄúHe whose lust lasts, lasts longest.‚ÄĚ

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