West End

Rufus Norris Q&A: Who is National Theatre's new director?

Tue 15 Oct, AT 12:19

The man chosen to replace Hytner is a former actor who has directed string of West End hits

West End revival of The Pride 'sensitive' and 'engrossing'

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Mon 19 Aug, AT 08:15

Trafalgar Studios brings Alexi Kaye Campbell's wise, tender play about sexuality to a wider audience

West End revival for daft but delightful The Ladykillers

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Mon 15 Jul, AT 07:47

With a terrific cast and sublime gags, update of classic Ealing comedy provides uproarious slapstick fun

Sweet and sour reviews for 'Charlie and Chocolate Factory'

First Reaction
Wed 26 Jun, AT 14:05

Sam Mendes's big-budget musical boasts 'amazing' sets but can't match 'Matilda's' magic

Tony-award winning musical 'Once' charms the West End

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Thu 11 Apr, AT 07:37

Broadway musical based on a hit Irish film wins over critics with heartfelt songs and ensemble spirit

Helen Mirren, Rupert Everett nominated for Olivier awards

One-Minute Read
Tue 26 Mar, AT 16:22

Mirren's turn as the Queen makes her favourite for best actress, as Curious Dog scores eight noms

Book of Mormon: toasted on Broadway, roasted in London

Talking Point
Fri 22 Mar, AT 15:27

US critics worshipped it, so why don't West End critics think satirical musical comedy is divine?

Great Expectations: West End premiere is 'pure theatre'

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Tue 19 Feb, AT 07:25

'Spectacular' adaptation translates the spirit and humanity of Dickens's classic novel to the stage

Rowan Atkinson is 'superb' in Quartermaine's Terms revival

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Mon 4 Feb, AT 08:08

Atkinson brings surprising pathos to this magnificently funny and touching production

Rowan Atkinson casts off Mr Bean and plays it straight

First Reaction
Wed 30 Jan, AT 11:22

Critics acclaim star's poignant performance on return to West End stage