Theatre

 
Nice Fish is a self-referential piece of theatrical artifice. The stage is covered with a tilted white expanse that represents the frozen ice of one of a huge lake in Minnesota, writes Howard Loxton.
Mark Rylance and Jim Lichtscheidl in Nice Fish. PHOTO: TEDDY WOOLF
The cast of School of Rock. PHOTO:TRISTRAM KENTON
Based on the successful 2003 movie, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s new musical tells the story of would-be rocker Dewey Finn who, kicked out of his band and behind with his rent. Read Howard Loxton's review.
Fabric. News: December 2-8 - The race to save rave spaces
The Rave Space at Camden People’s Theatre this Friday explores the importance of the city’s increasingly precarious rave culture.
The cast of Elf Off, including Geraldine Brennan, second from right
Actor/writer Geraldine Brennan of the Monorogue company lifts the lid on Elf Off, this year’s festive extravaganza.
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. - A truly magical way to celebrate Christmas!
Tickets are selling fast for Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, at Shaw Theatre.
Hackney Empire has a real beauty of a panto this Christmas
Hackney Empire has just announced the full cast of its much-anticipated brand new pantomime for 2016, Sleeping Beauty. The West End’s leading lady Alexia Khadime will be returning to the site of her stage debut to star as Princess Tahlia (Sleeping Beauty).
Reece Shearsmith and Ken Stott in The Dresser photo: hugh glendinning
In this fine production, directed by Sean Foley, the celebrated roles of Shakespearean actor-manager Sir and his dresser Norman are taken by two of our most exciting actors, in Ken Stott and Reece Shearsmith.
Sophia Anne Caruso as Girl and Michael C Hall as Newton in Lazarus. Photo: Jan V
Lazarus is inspired by the book and film The Man Who Fell to Earth, in which David Bowie took the...
Deny, Deny, Deny at Park Theatre. Photo: Darren Bell.
It’s 2026, and a far-fetched time when Britain has not one but two world-class women sprinters, and...
Niv Petel in Knock Knock. Photo: Chris Gardner
Israeli Niv Petel's one-man, gender blind role, mixes mime and movement, with monologue, and...
One Night in Miami at Donmar Warehouse. Photo Johan Persson
Set on February 25, 1964, a 22-year-old Cassius Clay (before he became Mohammad Ali) is celebrating...
Alex Arnold in Shopping and F***ing. Photo: Helen Murray
Twenty years on from 1996, and this hyperactive tale of how humans consume each other may not be...
Lucy Pickles and Deli Segal in Acorn Photo: Hannah Ellis
The opening narrative has a hospital setting with doctor and patient characters who interweave with...
This Little Life  of Mine - Park 90, Park Theatre
This intimate studio in the heart of London is the perfect venue to showcase an exciting new...
Seraphina Beh in Pigeon English. Photo: Helen Murray
With the subject of Pigeon English being heavily inspired by Damilola Taylor’s heartbreaking death...
All or Nothing at Vaults Theatre
There are many similarities between All or Nothing and another bold musical, Blood Brothers,...
Trevor Dion Nicholas as the Genie with the cast of Aladdin. Photo: Deen van Meer
Flabbily-edited and so slow to the boil, this stage musical of Disney’s cartoon Aladdin eventually...
Jesse Eisenberg (Ben) and Kunal Nayyar (Kalyan) in The Spoils.
Jesse Eisenberg and Kunal Nayyar aren’t exactly stretching them­selves in terms of character diver­...
Bake to the future!
Happy birthday Park Theatre! Artistic director Jez Bond was joined by long-term supporter and actor...