martin shaw (william russell), maureen lipman (mrs gamadge), glynis barber (alice russell), honeysuckle weeks (mabel cantwell), jack shepherd (hockstader) and jeff fahey (joseph cantwell) star in gore vidal

the best man
press night

5th March 2018 - martin shaw (william russell), maureen lipman (mrs gamadge), glynis barber (alice russell), honeysuckle weeks (mabel cantwell), jack shepherd (hockstader) and jeff fahey (joseph cantwell) star in gore vidal's political drama, the best man, directed by simon evans at the playhouse theatre

ingmar bergman

fanny and alexander
after party

1st March 2018 - ingmar bergman's film fanny and alexander is re-imagined for the stage and stars penelope wilton (mrs helena ekdahl), michael pennington (isak jacobi/death), jonathan slinger (gustav adolf ekdahl), kevin doyle (bishop edvard vergerus) and lolita chakrabarti (alma ekdahl/helena vergerus)

42nd street wins four, the ferryman and everybody

2018 whatsonstage awards concert

25th February 2018 - 42nd street wins four, the ferryman and everybody's talking about jamie win three awards, while sonia friedman is honoured with the equity award for services to theatre at 2018 whatsonstage awards, held at the prince of wales theatre

bryony lavery

frozen
after party

20th February 2018 - bryony lavery's psychological thriller stars suranne jones (nancy), jason watkins (ralph) and nina sosanya (agnetha), directed by jonathan munby at theatre royal haymarket

robert hastie

the york realist
after party

13th February 2018 - robert hastie's revival of peter gill's modern masterpiece, the york realist, stars jonathan bailey (john) and ben batt (george) at the donmar warehouse

jeremy irons (james tyrone) and lesley manville (mary tyrone) star in the bristol old vic production of long day

long days journey into night
press night

6th February 2018 - jeremy irons (james tyrone) and lesley manville (mary tyrone) star in the bristol old vic production of long day's journey into night, directed by richard eyre at wyndham's theatre

hayley atwell (jenny), aidan mcardle (rick), tom riley (seth) and joseph balderrama (jeff) in the uk premiere of sarah burgess

dry powder
after party

1st February 2018 - hayley atwell (jenny), aidan mcardle (rick), tom riley (seth) and joseph balderrama (jeff) in the uk premiere of sarah burgess' comedy, directed by anna ledwich at hampstead theatre

warwick davis

eugenius
press night

31st January 2018 - warwick davis' production of eugenius! begins a limited run at the other palace, directed by ian talbot with liam forde (eugene) and laura baldwin (janey)

juliet stevenson and lia williams share the roles of elizabeth i and mary stuart in the almeida production of mary stuart, adapted and directed by robert icke at the duke of york

mary stuart
west end transfer

25th January 2018 - juliet stevenson and lia williams share the roles of elizabeth i and mary stuart in the almeida production of mary stuart, adapted and directed by robert icke at the duke of york's theatre

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)