Donmar Warehouse Announces New Season – A tantalising choice of old and new

Mark your calendars.  The Donmar’s new season will be open for new bookings on November 26th and the tickets will sell quickly if the new line-up is anything to go by. First off, Josie Rourke, the Donmar’s Artistic Director, is giving us Peter Gill‘s Versailles, a new play which is set around the 1919 Paris […]

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Headlong’s 1984 is coming to the Almeida Theatre

The company that brought us Chimerica has announced that it will take its new play 1984 to the Almeida Theatre as of February 8th for a 5 week run.  General booking will open on November 5th and will probably sell out quite quickly. 1984 is of course an adaptation of Orwell’s great classic.  In April, […]

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The Donmar Warehouse takes The Weir to the West End

If you missed Conor McPherson’s The Weir at the Donmar Warehouse this past spring, here is your chance to see this wonderful production which will transfer to the Wyndham’s Theatre for twelve weeks starting 16 January 2014. .   See my review of the Play here. The play will run: 16 JANUARY 2014 – 19 APRIL 2014  

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A few plays to book now to avoid disappointment

Jeeves & Wooster in Perfect Nonsense If you enjoy your P.G. Woodhouse, you should book to see Stephen Mangan playing aristocratic fool Bertie Wooster and Matthew MacFadyen as his dutiful valet Jeeves at the Duke of York’s theatre. For anyone still not familiar with Mangan and MacFadyen, they are both accomplished actors.  More recently, Mangan […]

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