Dennis Kelly, Tony-winning bookwriter of the musical "Matilda," is second only to Caryl Churchill as the U.K.'s most ambitious and iconoclastic dramatist. "The Ritual Slaughter of Gorge Mastromas,"…
Show starring Daniel Radcliffe emerges as a riotous evening of first-rate ensemble acting.
Marianne Elliott's National Theater production of "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time" swept the boards at this year's Olivier Awards with seven wins, equaling last year's…
LONDON -- Heading a slew of London casting news, Ciaran Hinds, now playing Big Daddy in Gotham's current production of "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof," and Jim Norton, recently in the Rialto revival of…
Both attendance and box office revenue for West End theater rose in 2012, according to official annual figures released by Society of London Theater (SOLT), which reps 52 theaters in Central London…
Dominated by tuners, the London legit scene nevertheless experienced a distinct shortage of new musical offerings in 2012 -- but that looks poised to change in 2013, with the season already filling…
LONDON -- The U.K. premiere of tuner "Daddy Long Legs," plus two London preems and a classic revival form the opening slate of St. James Theater, central London's first new theater complex for 30…
As the West End legit industry shakes off the scare of the city's recent riots, the two incoming heads of the Society of London Theaters (SOLT), remain upbeat about prospects for the coming year.
The U.K. film and TV distribution business will face weeks of disruption following an arson attack on the Sony DADC building in London. The warehouse was attacked by rioters Monday as large parts of…
Box office for London theater in 2010 broke records for the seventh year in succession, according to the Society of London Theater (Solt).