Theatre

 
In Your Face Theatre live up to their name with this 20th anniversary version of the iconic film. It's not quite as messy as the play’s drug den set but, like someone who’s just done speed, it’s a bit all over the place.
Gavin Ross as Renton.Photo: Andreas Grieger
Claire Skinner in Rabbit Hole. Photo: Manuel Harlan
In David Lindsay-Abaire’s Pulitzer Prize-winning drama, Becca (Claire Skinner) and Howie Corbett (Tom Goodman-Hill) are grieving the loss of their four-year-old son Danny, who was killed in a car accident eight months earlier.
News: February 12-18 - The dawn of Soho Rising
Soho Rising runs from March 15 to April 9 with shows covering a range of themes including tampons, Hobnobs and deconstructed Dostoyevsky, writes Amy Smith.
Battlefield at Young Vic
'It is 65 minutes of concentrated theatrical simplicity set on a terracotta-coloured stage that seems sun-baked under Philippe Vialatte’s lighting', writes Lucy Popescu.
Gina McKee and William Postlethwaite in The Mother. Photo: Mark Douet
Anne, the Mother in this play, is losing her grip on things. After 25 years of marriage to Peter, the Father, life seems to be empty and she is failing to handle empty-nest syndrome after both son and daughter have moved out...
Adrian Lester and Emun Elliot in Red Velvet. Photo: Johan Persson
The story of Ira Aldridge - the first black actor to play Othello on the Covent Garden stage in the 1800s...
Jeepers Creepers at Leicester Square Theatre
This play, written by Marty Feldman’s biographer Robert Ross and directed by Marty’s pal Python Terry Jones, concentrates on Feldman’s brief flirtation with Hollywood stardom...
Alistair McGowan in 4000 Days. Photo: Rory Lindsay
In Peter Quilter’s warm-hearted play about love and memory loss, Michael has been in a coma for...
Guys and Dolls at Savoy Theatre
The source material of the musical Guys and Dolls is a Damon Runyon story, The Idyll of Miss Sarah...
Nicholas Clarke and Alex Reynolds in In / Out (A Feeling)
What is the value of a life without hope? This question is at the heart of Andrew Maddock’s play,...
This is Private Property at Camden People’s Theatre
I am so glad to see a local theatre commissioning work to a very real crisis that affects us all....
The Long Road South at King’s Head Theatre
Set in the American Midwest in 1965, The Long Road South focuses on a white, middle-class family...
Tim Delap and Rachel Sanders in Jane Wenham – the Witch of Walkern.
Rebecca Lenkiewicz’s potent potion bubbles with sex and lust and race and servitude. She stirs up...
Amy Smith
The Tricycle announced a £5.5 million development project this week that will increase the theatre’...
Christopher York in Richard III. Photo: Cameron Slater.
The Faction – celebrated for its experimental, physical productions – has staged Richard III with a...
You what? He’s Ukrainian at Theatro Technis
Encapsulating the experience of growing up in 1970s and 80s Islington as the son of Ukrainian...
Janet McTeer and Dominic West in Les Liaisons Dangereuses at Donmar Warehouse
Christopher Hampton’s multi-award winning adaptation of Pierre Choderlos de Laclos’s 1782 salacious...
Sam Simmons
Now in its third year and starting this December, the Pleasance Work in Progress Season is back!
Matt Henry as Lola in Kinky Boots. Photo: Johan Persson
Harvey Fierstein and Cyndi Lauper’s musical is based on the 2005 British film that in turn was...