CORONAVIRUS: All UK venues closed on 16th March 2020 and there is currently no planned re-opening time though it will not be before 1st June 2020 and is most likely to be September (according to some West End producers).
Some shows have been cancelled, or closed early, but many are being rescheduled and we are trying to keep up with the changes - assume that anything posted for April and May is actually postponed or cancelled. Pantomimes are possible but a few venues and shows may not return and larger venues and tours are unlikely to re-appear before 2021 though we have some hope for some panto ....
Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
Mon, 22nd Apr 13
New indoor space at Shakespeare's Globe to open in 2014
The new Sam Wanamaker Playhouse will open its doors to the public for the first time on 9 January 2014 with a season of early modern drama, opera and exclusive one off performances and concerts. Priority booking will be available from 29th April and public booking from 14th May 2013.
The first ever performance in this exciting new candlelit space will be John Webster's The Duchess of Malfi, directed by Artistic Director Dominic Dromgoole. The anarchic and experimental comedy The Knight of the Burning Pestle, written by Francis Beaumont, starts on 20 February and is followed by L’Ormindo (a co-production between Shakespeare’s Globe and the Royal Opera), The Malcontent and Ellen Terry (adapted and performed by Eileen Atkins).
RTST Sir Peter Hall Director Award 2019 The Royal Theatrical Support Trust and Curve, in partnership with English Touring Theatre and Rose Theatre Kingston, announce Anthony Almeida as winner and Maria Crocker as runner-up of the RTST Sir Peter Hall Director Award 2019