Parts of a theatre glossary: Beginner’s guide
Do you know your box office from your backdrop? Our parts of a theatre glossary, created by Charlotte Marshall, explains it all.
George Richmond-Scott: “There is something urgent and primal in Lorca.”
Director George Richmond-Scott tells us about his new version of Federico García Lorca’s Blood Wedding.
Beginner’s guide: London theatre awards
There are more theatre prizes blowing around than fallen leaves in London’s colder months. So we’ve created a simple guide to help understand who’s winning what.
Types of theatre glossary: Beginner’s guide
Charlotte Marshall explains everything, from amphitheatre to thrust, in our types of theatre glossary.
Beginner’s guide: Taking kids to children’s theatre shows
Thinking about swapping TV and board games for a trip to one of London’s children’s theatre shows? We have the perfect guide for you.
Theatre terms glossary: Beginner’s guide
From prologues to epilogues and everything in between, Charlotte Marshall explains the theatre terms you might find baffling.
Essential London Theatre: Standing at the Globe
What’s it like to get down and dirty in the pit at Shakespeare’s Globe? We found out…
Types of performance glossary: Beginner’s guide
Charlotte Marshall explains all about the types of performance you can see in London theatres.
Alexander Wright: “We did a lot of adventuring together.”
Alexander Wright on the creation of The Great Gatsby, the longest-running immersive production in the UK.
The best open air theatre London has to offer
With the arrival of sunny days and warm evenings, we share the top open air theatre London has to offer this summer.
Motown The Musical
The greatest songs from the world’s most famous record label come to the London stage in Motown The Musical. Telling the story of how Berry Gordy founded and built Motown, the hit musical features a host of incredible songs from artists including Marvin Gaye, Diana Ross, Smokey Robinson, Stevie Wonder and Martha Reeves. Offer details: £82.70 tickets reduced to £39.50 Valid on Monday – Friday performances from 3 September – 19 October Must be booked by 28 September Subject to availability Book Motown The Musical offer now
One For The Road
See a collection of Harold Pinter’s most dangerous political one act plays performed by a cast including acclaimed actors Paapa Essiedu and Maggie Steed. The evening includes One For The Road, The New World Order, Mountain Language and Ashes To Ashes. Offer details: £79.95 tickets reduced to £30 Valid on all performances from 6-28 September Must be booked by 24 September Subject to availability Book One For The Road offer now
Alexandra Burke: 14 questions
Alexandra Burke tells us about joining seductive musical sensation Chicago.
10 London autumn shows you should book tickets for now
London’s autumn season is upon us, so we’ve picked a few theatrical highlights to light up the darker evenings.
Bradley Jaden: 14 questions
Bradley Jaden tell us about his new role in Les Miserables and why you’ll often find him by the Thames.
Little Shop Of Horrors
Discover the cult musical about a unique talking flower with an unusual taste in plant food. Jemima Rooper and US drag star Vicky Vox appear in the show at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre this summer. Book Little Shop Of Horrors tickets now
Abraham Popoola: 15 questions
Award-winning actor Abraham Popoola tells us about the Royal Court’s surreal and chilling new play, Pity.
Gregory Haney: 14 questions
Gregory Haney, who starred in Hamilton on Broadway and in the West End, tells us about the hottest musical in the world right now.
Wade McCollum: 12 questions
American performer Wade McCollum tells us about launching new musical It Happened In Key West, based on an extraordinary real US event.
Flesh And Bone: “pulls you in by the scruff of your neck”
Unpolished Theatre co-founder Elliot Warren on bringing “loud mouths of the East End” to the West End in acclaimed play, Flesh And Bone.