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…
West End productions accounted for just three of the 26 nominations in the shortlist for the Evening Standard Drama awards.
LONDON -- "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time," the National Theater's highly acclaimed adaptation of Mark Haddon's bestselling novel, will transfer to the West End's Apollo Theater…
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…
News of the tough West End financial climate in which most shows are struggling hasn't reached three that are bucking the trend.
London box office figures for individual shows remain unpublished, but those seeking a barometer of the current state of the West End need look no further than "Absent Friends" and "Hay Fever."
The Royal Court, the subsidized theater that is London's foremost producer of new plays, is joining forces with commercial org Ambassador Theater Group (ATG) to transfer two of its biggest hits to…
Max Stafford-Clark's new SRO production of Caryl Churchill's classic "Top Girls" will transfer to the West End's Trafalgar Studios from Aug. 5, with an Aug. 16 opening.
"It's different here." So says the sign on the wall in the London office for DreamWorks Theatrical and Neal Street Prods.' latest staging of "Shrek the Musical."
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