As rehearsals for its tour and West End transfer commence, multi-award-winning actress Juliet Stevenson jointly wins the acclaimed Best Actress award at this year’s Critics’ Circle Theatre Awards for her portrayal of Dr Ruth Wolff in director, Robert Icke’s (The Wild Duck, Hamlet, Mary Stuart, Oresteia, 1984) sold-out, five-star Almeida Theatre production of The Doctor. In the most hotly-contested category of the year, the Critics’ Circle awarded this year’s Best Actress to both Juliet … [Read more...]
Best Plays in London - New Plays in London
Here is our guide to plays in London. From long-running West End plays such as The Mousetrap and The Woman in Black to new plays opening soon. Book London theatre tickets online for plays – click one of the images or the link below which shows all listings of plays currently on sale.
Dominic Cooke and Kate Horton launch their company Fictionhouse with a new West End production of C. P. Taylor’s GOOD, starring David Tennant, Fenella Woolgar and Elliot Levey. Produced by Fictionhouse and Playful Productions, GOOD will play at the Playhouse Theatre for a strictly limited season from Tuesday 6th October (Press performance Wednesday 14th October). John Halder is a good man. But John Halder must adapt to survive. How is it possible to be a good person when things are … [Read more...]
Full casting has been announced for Life of Pi, the celebrated Sheffield Theatres production which will transfer to London this summer. Life of Pi - Lolita Chakrabarti’s dazzling adaptation of Yann Martel’s extraordinary, award-winning book - was awarded a string of five-star reviews when it opened in Sheffield last year. Hiran Abeysekera, whose performance in the lead role won him universal critical acclaim, will return as Pi. Life of Pi will transfer to the Wyndham’s Theatre where, for … [Read more...]
PW Productions are delighted to announce cast changes for Susan Hill’s THE WOMAN IN BLACK at The Fortune Theatre from Tuesday 28 January 2020 the show will star Terence Wilton as ‘Arthur Kipps’ and Max Hutchinson as ‘The Actor’. Having previously played the role of ‘Arthur Kipps’ at the Fortune Theatre in 2017, Terence Wilton returns to the show this year. His other West End credits include “Never So Good” at the National Theatre, “Treatment” at the Donmar and “War Music” and “Antony and … [Read more...]
The critically acclaimed West End production of Mischief Theatre’s The Comedy About A Bank Robbery is set to play its final performance on Sunday 3rd May 2020 completing a successful four year run at the Criterion Theatre, and playing for over 2000 performances in London and on tour. The Comedy About A Bank Robbery opened at the Criterion Theatre on 21 April 2016 and went on to be nominated for Best New Comedy at the 2017 Olivier Awards. Audiences will still be able to catch Mischief’s work … [Read more...]