david eldridge

beginning
after party

23rd January 2018 - david eldridge's beginning, with justine mitchell (laura) and sam troughton (danny), directed by polly findlay, transfers to the ambassadors after a short run at the national theatre

ian rickson directs pinter

the birthday party
press night

18th January 2018 - ian rickson directs pinter's darkly comic masterpiece with toby jones (stanley webber), zoe wanamaker (meg), stephen mangan (goldberg) and pearl mackie (lulu)

bob dylan and conor mcpherson

girl from the north country
west end transfer

11th January 2018 - bob dylan and conor mcpherson's girl from the north country transfers to the noel coward theatre with ciaran hinds (nick laine), bronagh gallagher (mrs burke) and debbie kurup (mrs neilsen)

tom fletcher

the christmasaurus
press night

22nd December 2017 - tom fletcher's the christmasaurus opens at hamersmith with harry judd (dancing bob), matt willis (the hunter), giovanna fletcher (pamela payne) and carrie hope fletcher (brenda payne)

lin-manuel miranda

hamilton
press night

21st December 2017 - lin-manuel miranda's hamilton opens at the refurbished victoria palace theatre with jamael westman (alexander hamilton), rachelle ann go (eliza hamilton), christine allado (peggy schuyler/maria reynolds) and rachel john (angelica schuyler)

matthew bourne

cinderella
gala night

17th December 2017 - matthew bourne's cinderella, set in london during the second world war, part of the company’s 30th stars cordelia braithwaite and ashley shaw in the title role at sadler's wells

louis walsh (hollywood producer) makes his stage debut as he joins daniel boys (paul maddens), sarah earnshaw (jennifer lore) and simon lipkin (mr poppy) in debbie isett

nativity
gala night

14th December 2017 - louis walsh (hollywood producer) makes his stage debut as he joins daniel boys (paul maddens), sarah earnshaw (jennifer lore) and simon lipkin (mr poppy) in debbie isett's nativity at hammersmith apollo

julian clary (spirit of the bells), elaine paige (queen rat), paul zerdin (idle jack), nigel havers (captain nigel), gary wilmot (sarah the cook), charlie stemp (dick whittington) and emma williams (alice fitzwarren) star in the london palladium panto

dick whittington
press night

13th December 2017 - julian clary (spirit of the bells), elaine paige (queen rat), paul zerdin (idle jack), nigel havers (captain nigel), gary wilmot (sarah the cook), charlie stemp (dick whittington) and emma williams (alice fitzwarren) star in the london palladium panto

paul miller directs bernard shaw

misalliance
after party

11th December 2017 - paul miller directs bernard shaw's misalliance at the orange tree theatre in richmond with gabrielle lloyd (mrs tarleton), simon shepherd (lord summerhays) and tom hanson (johnny)

the revival of simon gray

cell mates
after party

7th December 2017 - the revival of simon gray's cell mates, starring geoffrey streatfeild (george blake), emmet byrne (sean bourke), danny lee wynter (philip/viktor), philip bird (sparrow/stan) and cara horgan (miranda/zinaida) at hampstead theatre

the menier chocolate factory

barnum
after party

5th December 2017 - the menier chocolate factory's revival of barnum with marcus brigstocke (pt barnum), laura pitt-pulford (charity barnum) and celinde schoenmaker (jenny lind), directed by gordon greenberg

the 2018 whatsonstage awards nominations party at the cafe de paris

2018 whatsonstage awards
nominations party

1st December 2017 - the 2018 whatsonstage awards nominations party at the cafe de paris