London Henry IV: William Shakespeare Donmar Warehouse 41 Earlham Street, London WC2H 9LX 7.30pm, Mon-Sat; mats: Thurs & Sat, 2.30pm 2hrs without interval; till 29 11 14 Captioned perf: Mon, Nov 17, 7.30pm Audio described perf: Sat, Nov 22, 2.30pm, touch tour 1.30pm Tickets: 0844 871 7624 (Booking fee of £2.50 per transaction) Opening hours: Personal callers: Mon - Sat: 10am – curtain up Telephone: Mon-Sat 9am-10pm, Sun 10am-8pm Online: www.donmarwarehouse.com Day seats from 10.30am, in person from box office. …
London. LETTER TO LARRY by Donald MacDonald. Jermyn Street theatre 16b Jermyn Street SW1Y 6ST 15 October 2014. 2.30pm. Runs 1hr 10min No interval. TICKETS: 020 7287 2875. www.jermynstreettheatre.co.uk Review: Timothy Ramsden 1 October. The dark background of fame made personal.
Richmond. THE DISTANCE by Deborah Bruce. Orange Tree Theatre 1 Clarence Road Richmond TW9 2SA To8 November 2014. Mon-Sat 7.30pm Mat Thu & Sat 2.30pm. Audio-described 21 Oct, 25 Oct 2.30pm. Post-show Discussion: 23 Oct 2.30pm, 28 Oct. Runs 2hr 5min One interval. TICKETS: 020 8940 3633. www.orangetreetheatre.co.uk Review: Timothy Ramsden 13 October. Fine and fluid production of increasingly involving drama.
London. WOLF HALL by Hilary Mantel dramatised by Mike Poulton. Aldwych Theatre 49 Aldwych WC2B 4DF In rep to 6 September 2014. 7.30pm Mon, Thu & 20, 27 May Mat Wed & Sat 2pm. Runs 2hr 55min One interval. Seats still available, with the best choice in July/August. There are also day seats available from 10.30am. TICKETS: 0844 453 9025. www.WolfHall.co.uk Review: Timothy Ramsden 17 May. It’s Royal, pre-Shakespeare and a triumph for the theatre Company.
London THE TRIALS OF OSCAR WILDE by Merlin Holland and John O’Connor Trafalgar Studios (Studio 2) 14 Whitehall, London SW1A 2DY to 8 November 2014. Mon – Sat 7.45pm Mat Thurs & Sat 3pm Runs 2 hr 5 mins One interval. TICKETS: 0844 871 7632 www.lovetheatre.com Review: William Russell, 14 10 14 The folly of being Oscar.
London. SANDEL by Glenn Chandler based on the novel by Angus Stewart. Above the Stag Theatre Arch 17 Miles Street SW8 1RZ To 14 June 2014. Tue-Sat 7.30pm Sun 6pm. Runs 2hr 10min One interval. TICKETS: www.AboveTheStag.com Review: William Russell 27 May, Beware of cute choirboys.
London Uncle Vanya: Anton Chekhov St James Theatre, Palace Rd, London SW1E 5JA 7.30pm; mats Thurs & Sat, 2.30pm Runs: 2hrs 30 mins with interval. To 08 11 14 TICKETS: 0844 264 2140 T.0844 264 21400844 264 2140 Online: firstname.lastname@example.org Review: by Carole Woddis of performance seen Oct 14, 2014: A powerful mix of conflicting emotions
London. PATIENCE by W. S. Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan. The King’s Head Theatre, 115 Upper Street Islington N1 QN To 28 June 2014. Mon–Sat 7.15pm Mat June 28 2pm. Runs 2hr One interval. TICKETS: 0207 226 4443. www.kingsheadtheatre.com Review: William Russell. Glorious and scintillating.
London Here Lies Love: David Byrne, Fatboy Slim Dorfman Theatre, National Theatre, Upper Ground, South Bank, London SE1 9PX 8.00pm, Fri, Sats 9.00pm; mats Fri, Sats 5.00pm exc Wed Dec 31, 4pm Caption perf: Dec 11, 8.00pm Audio described & touch tour: Dec 5, 9.00pm & Dec 6, 5.00pm preceded by Touch Tour Runs: 90mins without interval. To Jan 8 2015 TICKETS 020 7452 3000 In person: Mon– Sat, 9.30am-8pm On-line: www.nationaltheatre.org.uk/tickets Review by Carole Woddis of performance seen Oct …
London: ROCK THE BALLET to 28 June ROCK THE BALLET By Rasta Thomas and Adrienne Canterna Peacock Theatre, Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HT to 28 June 2014 Tues – Sat 7.30pm Mat Sat & Sun 2.30pm Runs 1hr 30 mins One interval TICKETS: 0844 871 0091 www.sadlerswells.com Review: William Russell 12 June Fun, frolics and physiques
London. THE WILD DUCK by Simon Stone with Chris Ryan after Henrik Ibsen. Barbican Theatre Silk Street EC2Y 8DS To 1 November 2014. Tue-Sat 7.45pm. Runs: 1hr 15min No interval. TICKETS: 0845 120 7550. www.barbican.org.uk/bite Review: Carole Woddis 24 October 2014. A fitting finale to a fascinating Ibsen season.
London. THE EVENTS by David Greig. Young Vic (The Maria) 66 The Cut SE1 8LZ To 2 August 2014. Mon–Sat 7.45pm Mat Sat 2.45pm. Audio-described 2 Aug 2.45pm. Captioned 31 July. Runs 1hr 30min No interval. TICKETS: 0207 992 2922. www.youngvic.org Review: William Russell 11 July. Survival against the odds.
London MIRACOLI By Valentina Zagaria Tristan Bates Theatre, 1a Tower Street, London WC2H 9NP to 9 August 2014 9.30pm Runs I hr No interval, till 09 08 14 TICKETS: 0207 240 6283 www.tristanbatestheatre.co.uk Review: William Russell 4 August Island under siege
MY NIGHT WITH REG: by Kevin Elyot Donmar Warehouse, 41 Earlham Street, London WC2H 9LX to 27 September 2014 Mon – Sat 7.30pm Mat Thu & Sat 2.30pm Runs 2hr No interval, To 27 09 14 TICKETS: 0844 871 7624 www.donmarwarehouse.com Review: William Russell 6 August A night to remember.
London A Bright Room Called Day : Tony Kushner Southwark Playhouse, 77-85 Newington Causeway London SE1 6BD 7.30pm, Sat mat 3.30pm Runs: 2hrs 30 mins incl interval. TICKETS: Box Office: 020 7407 0234 www.southwarkplayhouse.co.uk Review: by Carole Woddis of performance seen Aug 6, 2014: Much to get your teeth into; galvanising
London OUR WORLD AT WAR A rep of Troilus & Cressida and Coriolanus by William Shakespeare adapted by Ricky Dukes Tristan Bates Theatre, 1a Tower Street, London WC2H9NP to 6 September 2014 Mon – Sat 7.30pm Runs 2 hr 45 mins One interval. TICKETS: 0207 240 6283 www.tristanbatestheatre.co.uk Review: William Russell 22 August A rewarding double bill.
London Eye of a Needle: Chris Macdonald Southwark Playhouse, 77-85 Newington Causeway London SE1 6BD 8pm, Sat mat 3.30pm Runs: 2hrs incl internal. To Sept 20th TICKETS: Box Office: 020 7407 0234 www.southwarkplayhouse.co.uk Review: by Carole Woddis of performance seen Aug 29, 2014: An Effective Comedy of Angst
London These are your lives: Alexander Rennie The Yard Theatre Unit 2a, Queen’s Yard, Hackney Wick, E9 5EN Tues-Sat 8pm Runs: 70 mins without interval, to 04 10 14 TICKETS: http://www.theyardtheatre.co.uk/event/these-are-your-lives/ Review by Carole Woddis of performance seen Sept 12, 2014: Stars’ behaviour deliciously deconstructed.
London Seminar: Theresa Rebeck Hampstead Theatre, Eton Avenue, Swiss Cottage, London NW3 3EU Box Office: 020 7722 9301 Monday - Saturday 10am - 7pm Online: www.hampsteadtheatre.com 7:30pm; Wed mat 2.30pm, Sat mats 3pm Runs: 2hrs incl interval: to 18 10 14 Review: by Carole Woddis of performance seen Oct 1, 2014: Complications at full throttle.