When Fanny Brice's boss tries to make a joke of her dowdy looks, dolling her up as a deluded bride convinced of her beauty, his comic star takes him to task. "They're supposed to laugh at you,"…
Despite Bottom, the lovers, Oberon and Titania, "A Midsummer Night's Dream" has either no leads or too many. No single character-line drives the action and everyone comes from different worlds…
LONDON — U.K. pubcaster the BBC ruled over the BAFTA TV awards in London Sunday, winning in 15 of the 23 major categories. “The Hollow Crown,” a series of Shakespeare adaptations produced by Sam…
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…
Sheridan Smith and Jamie Winstone will lead the all-female cast of U.K. comedy "Powder Room," from producer Damian Jones' DJ Films.
The block is again under attack, not by invading aliens this time, but by a single, faceless sniper in this trim terror exercise from freshman feature helmers Ronnie Thompson and James Nunn.
An ebullient encore not only for its central foursome, but also for the distinguished musicians who comprise the rest of the ensemble, Dustin Hoffman's directorial debut shows retirement hasn't…
LONDON -- Judi Dench, Jude Law, Daniel Radcliffe, Simon Russell Beale and Ben Whishaw will lead a five-play opening season from the Michael Grandage Company in a radically priced, 15-month West End…
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…
The National Theater emerged triumphant at the U.K.'s Critic's Circle Drama Awards, taking five of nine available nods.
Productions at leading not-for-profit houses created an almost total shut-out for West End commercial theater in the nominations for the 57th Evening Standard Drama Awards, announced Monday.