Theatre news & info - Drama


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Obsession - cinema screening

7 May 2017


The new stage adaptation of Visconti's penetrating social drama, directed by Ivo van Hove and starring Jude Law, currently at the Barbican Theatre, gets an NT Live cinema screening on 11 May.


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Incident at Vichy transfers

2 May 2017


After a critically acclaimed, sell-out run at the Finborough Theatre, Phil Willmott's new production of Arthur Miller's Incident at Vichy transfers to the King's Head Theatre from 7 to 25 June 2017.


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The Ferryman coming to the West End

10 February 2017


Sam Mendes' production of Jez Butterworth's drama - which recently had a sell-out run at the Royal Court - heads to the Gielgud Theatre from 20 June - tickets from £25.


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Season of Bangla Drama

10 November 2016


Dance, drama, music, comedy and tragedy will all play a part in this November's much lauded, unique, annual drama festival from Tower Hamlets Council.


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The Glass Menagerie at the Duke of York's Theatre

21 October 2016


Following a run on Broadway, Oliver and Tony Award-winning director John Tiffany revives his visionary staging of Tennessee Williams' heart-rending masterpiece about a family struggling to survive on hopes and dreams.


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Possibilities at Theatre N16

5 October 2016


After a successful run at Theatre Utopia in Croydon, Misprint Theatre are presenting their second production at Theatre N16 from 17 October 2016.


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Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? at the Harold Pinter Theatre

24 September 2016


James Macdonald is to direct Imelda Staunton and Conleth Hill in a new production of Edward Albee's landmark play - due at the Harold Pinter Theatre from 22 February 2017.


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A Gambler's Guide To Dying

24 September 2016


This production by Show And Tell - written and performed by Gary McNair and directed by Gareth Nicholls - will be at Southwark Playhouse on 2 and 9 October 2016.


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The Secret Life of Sally

23 September 2016


For one night only on Sunday 25 September 2016 at Southwark Playhouse, this is a play about secrets, truth, and identity - focusing on a 37 year old PA, wife and mother, living a simple suburban life ... or so it seems.


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In The Shadow Or In The Shelter

21 September 2016


A festival of new plays examining how this entanglement of nations has shaped the lives of the Irish men and women who arrived in Britain over the past century. At the Lion and Unicorn Theatre, 10 to 16 October 2016.


UK premiere of award-winning American play

19 June 2016


Written by Eric Coble, 'My Barking Dog' comes to the Rabbit Hole Theatre at the Duke of Hamilton in Hampstead for its UK premiere.


Beautiful Thing at Questors

27 May 2016


Jonathan Harvey's uplifting comedy drama Beautiful Thing, set in the rising temerature of one summer on a Thamesmead estate, is destined to open in one week's time at The Questors, Ealing.


War Horse - the final gallop

11 March 2016


It's into the last furlong - or maybe less - for the show which has become a puppetry institution. To commemorate the final performance at the New London Theatre, there's a pre-show dicussion.


War Horse UK Tour - 2017/18

8 March 2016


The National Theatre's acclaimed production of War Horse, begins a major tour of the UK on 15 September 2017 at the Marlowe Theatre in Canterbury - tickets are now on sale ...


Firebird - free video stream

6 November 2015


Following a sold out run, Hampstead Downstairs and The Children's Society supported by Time Out present a free video stream of Firebird available online from Friday 6 November 10am until midnight, Tuesday 10 November 2015.


The Homecoming tickets now on sale

21 September 2015


War Horse to close next year

18 September 2015


Curious Tour

7 September 2015


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