Recently the Charing Cross Theatre has successfully reinvented itself as a home for innovative musical theatre. If you haven’t seen their latest show Yank, a tear jerking story of gay love in World War II, do go, it’s packed with gorgeous tunes and I highly recommend it.
Here is where you will read about new shows, upcoming productions, and West End gossips!
Vintage Taxi Cab Comedy Comes to The Charing Cross Theatre
By Phil Willmott Tuesday, August 8 2017, 10:38
Discover THE LIE at The Menier Chocolate Factory
By Phil Willmott Tuesday, August 8 2017, 10:18
The Menier Chocolate Factory is a little hit-producing theatre near London Bridge station.
Against the odds they’ve originated some of the West End and Broadway's most acclaimed productions in recent years.
New Shows at the Young Vic Announced Amidst Speculation About their New Artistic Director
By Phil Willmott Wednesday, July 26 2017, 12:01
The Young Vic Theatre in Waterloo have just announced a really exciting line up of theatre for the next year as appropriate to their status as one of London’s major Off West End venues, with a formidable track record.
This is the final season with their current Artistic Director, David Lan in charge. The venue has recently recruited a new leader (tba).
The West End gets Wilde!
By Phil Willmott Thursday, July 13 2017, 09:53
After a popular and critically acclaimed time running Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre Dominic Dromgoole has moved on to a new project aiming to demonstrate the power of the proscenium arch. What this describes is the traditional theatre set-up where by the audience sit in front of a stage and the action is framed by an architectural arch known as the proscenium, from an Ancient Greek term which roughly translates as “in front of the scenery”.
A U.S. President is Heading to the West End
By Phil Willmott Monday, June 19 2017, 11:06
Advanced news of a hit play that’s heading to London and sure to be a hit has been released.
Producer Bill Kenwright is presenting TV star Martin Shaw In the UK première of THE BEST MAN, an award winning political thriller about presidential ambition, political scandal and ruthlessness in a race to get elected.
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