You might imagine that, in a recession, theater owners would be begging producers for available product to fill their houses.
NTLive has taken live theater and broadcasted it via satellite into movie houses in the U.K. and abroad.
Keira Knightley will make her West End debut, starring opposite Damian Lewis in a new production of Moliere's comedy "The Misanthrope."
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Simon Bent's new biodrama is darkly comic, but helmer Daniel Kramer pushes his cast into overkill.
Sean Mathias' production loses an awful lot in translation.
The Donmar Warehouse has announced that its yearlong West End season at the 750-seat Wyndham's Theater played to 98% of capacity.
Playwright Andrew Bovell has three major productions opening within months of each other in the world's twin theater capitals.
Antony Sher heads a cast of 53 in Ibsen's "An Enemy of the People," which will reopen the Sheffield Crucible in February in the Brit theater's first season under artistic director Daniel Evans.