Theatre company GOLEM! returns to the Hope Theatre with I Know You Of Old, a reorchestration by David Fairs of Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing.
Following a successful UK tour marking the 80th anniversary of the Spanish Civil War, Dare Devil Rides To Jarama comes to Tara Theatre for a limited run. Based during the Spanish Civil War, as the powerful political forces engulfed 1930s Europe, it focuses on the unlikely friendship between Clem Beckett, a Lancashire blacksmith and famous star of the speedway track, and Christopher Caudwell, a renowned writer, poet and philosopher.
A group of London’s keenest bloggers and theatre writers were invited by RAW PR to a pre-show exclusive event for Half A Sixpence. I was fortunate enough to attend and get a flavour of how much effort and magic goes into this show night after night.
Rehearsals are well underway for The Pulverised, playing at Arcola Theatre on 2 – 27 May. Following a première at the National Theatre of Strasbourg, it arrives in the UK with a new English translation. I sat in on a rehearsal to get an idea of how director Andy Sava plans to realise this complex script, a vital new play about escaping the rat race, overcoming distances and discovering new life.
Marking the 20th anniversary of its explosive British debut, Enda Walsh’s Disco Pigs comes to Trafalgar Studios starring Evanna Lynch (of Harry Potter fame) and Colin Campbell.