Actor Rupert Everett's memoir "Vanished Years" has won the sixth annual Sheridan Morley Prize for theater biography. Everett is currently appearing Oscar Wilde in the Robert Fox, Theater Royal Bath…
Edward Fox ("The Day of the Jackal") has stepped into the role of Winston Churchill opposite Helen Mirren as Queen Elizabeth II in "The Audience," currently in the midst of preview performances in…
Why does a sane, successful army man heed a politically dubious, supernatural prophecy and then immediately act upon it? That’s the question facing anyone directing “Macbeth.” The unusually…
James McAvoy's Macbeth is as heedless of thought as any young fighting man.
Behind-the-scenes changes are now under way to the Olivier Awards’ judging system, Variety has learned, with the revisions prompting sources to worry that they threaten the credibility of the kudos…
Susan Stroman ("The Producers") will helm and choreograph the U.K. preem of Kander and Ebb's tuner "The Scottsboro Boys" at leading off-West End producing house The Young Vic this fall.
"The Audience," the new West End play by Peter Morgan ("Frost/Nixon"), starring Helen Mirren as Britain's Queen Elizabeth, is to be broadcast live to cinemas worldwide.
The world preem of a new version of the Cy Coleman tuner "Barnum" revised by Cameron Mackintosh and Mark Bramble, headlines the 2013 Chichester Festival Theater slate that also includes a new…
Two world preems including the new drama from Alexi Kaye Campbell ("The Pride"), and a London preem headline Indhu Rubasingham's second slate at London's Tricycle theater.
The Menier Chocolate Factory production of Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's "Merrily We Roll Along" will transfer to the West End's Harold Pinter Theater from April 23.
Betty Buckley is easily the best thing about the show's belated U.K. preem, in which helmer-choreographer Gillian Lynne fails to steady the show's fatal vacillations between sledgehammer corporate…