Mikhail Baryshnikov, Willem Dafoe and helmer Robert Wilson are among creatives joining Kenneth Branagh and Rob Ashford in mounting new legit productions at the U.K.’s Manchester Festival, which runs…
Mikhail Baryshnikov, Willem Dafoe and helmer Robert Wilson are among the creatives joining Kenneth Branagh and Rob Ashford in mounting legit productions at the U.K.'s Manchester Festival, as part of…
You could be forgiven for thinking that "My Fair Lady" is so perfectly crafted that all a director need do is get out of the way. Wrong.
The London preem of "Straight," a stage adaptation of Lynn Shelton's 2009 indie film "Humpday," leads the winter slate of co-productions at London's Bush Theater.
LONDON -- Dominic West ("Appropriate Adult," "The Wire") will play Henry Higgins in a major U.K revival of "My Fair Lady" at the revivified regional house Sheffield Crucible opening in December.
When Michael Grandage recently announced the slate of his eponymous new company's West End season, it garnered headlines in both London and New York, not only because of the star power employed in…
The Sheffield Theaters' revival of "Democracy," the cold-war spy drama by Michael Frayn ("Noises Off"), will transfer to London's Old Vic Theater for a limited four week run starting June 15.
Looking back, 2011 was the year of the helmer, as far as U.K. theater is concerned. In venues large and small, directors didn't so much revive shows as reinvent them. For proof, look no further than…
The newly revitalized Crucible Theater, now one of the U.K.'s most dynamic regional theater addresses, is on a roll.
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.