LONDON -- A world premiere, a new version of Spanish classic "Damned by Despair" and a major revival of Howard Barker's provocative "Scenes From an Execution" have been added to the National…
Hotly-tipped hit "Matilda -- the Musical" won seven Olivier Awards including the top musical laurel, breaking the record for the biggest number of wins in the history of London's annual legit…
LONDON -- Nominations for the 2012 Olivier Awards are dominated by not-for-profits the National Theater and the Royal Shakespeare Company.
The Royal Shakespeare Company hit "Matilda, The Musical" -- now previewing in the West End -- and a slew of U.K. road shows emerged as the big winners at the 2011 Theater Awards U.K. kudo ceremony.
"Matilda" turns out to be an explosion of joy, the most exhilarating and flat-out best musical since "Billy Elliot."
I may have said many things, Oliver, but unfortunately I probably didn't mean them." The overwhelming irony of this remark is that it's a lie.