We all crave our 15 minutes of fame and George Pooter, Victorian clerk and fanatical bore, decides that he too should not go unnoticed. He declares, “I fail to see that because I do not happen to be a ‘somebody’ why my diary should not be interesting.” Pooter […]
The Broadway production of The Elephant Man starring Bradley Cooper will transfer to the West End. It will play a limited run at Theatre Royal Haymarket from 19 May to 8 August 2015. Tickets are now on sale here
The Hard Problem is Tom Stoppard’s first play for the stage since Rock ’n’ Roll in 2006, and his first for the National Theatre since his trilogy, The Coast of Utopia, 2002.
Greg Wise will star in Kill Me Now at the Park Theatre next month. Kill Me Now will be a European premiere production and runs from 24 February to 29 March in Park200. Wise will be joined in the cast by Oliver Gomm, Charlotte Harwood, Jack McMullen and […]
Anyone familiar with the background of ‘Bat Boy’ won’t be surprised to hear that the 1997 musical written in his honour, now playing at Southwark Playhouse, is every bit as bizarre as the story surrounding the Bat Boy himself. That story goes something like this: in 1992 the […]
503Fusion is a collection of four short plays; entitled Night, Morning, Afternoon and Night II – but don’t let the unimaginative titles throw you, because this festival of spoken word presents some powerful storytelling, which mixes sound and voice to explore the chaotic realities of living within the […]
Breaking its own previous record as the only West End production to gross over £1 million in a single week, Wicked was seen by 45,000 people last week and grossed a whopping £2,160,377. Makes you green with envy, doesn’t it?
Did you make a New Year’s Resolution to see new things and push your own cultural boundaries? Well then, why not make an exciting start to 2015 in seeing Craft Theatre’s physical retelling of Dante’s Inferno? Craft Theatre use exhaustion, cognitive neuroscience, sociology and devising techniques to create […]
Here are 5 shows The Middle Peg team want to see in January: The Talented Mr Ripley at New Diorama Theatre Celebrating the 60th anniversary of the novel’s publication, multi-award-winning ensemble The Faction breathes fresh life into Patricia Highsmith’s extraordinary psychological thriller about ambition, escapism, and murder. […]
Announced today, the Railway Children will extend booking at King’s Cross Theatre. The Olivier Award-winning production will now run until September.