• The Hollywood Reporter on LinkedIn
  • Follow THR on Pinterest

London Theater

Latest News

  1. Daniel Radcliffe Explains Why He Won't Watch 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' Play

    6:28 am 6/15/2016

    Set 19 years after the epilogue of 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows,' the two-part play officially opens in London on July 30 and runs through May 2017.Read more

    • 1
  2. 'The Go-Between': Theater Review

    10:04 am 6/10/2016

    London stage doyen Michael Crawford returns to the West End with a nearly sung-through musical adaptation of L. P. Hartley's classic novel.Read more

    • 1
  3. 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' Scraps Real Owls

    2:16 am 6/10/2016

    PETA applauds the decision, made after a bird escaped into the auditorium during the first performance.Read more

    • 1
  4. 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' Shares First Image of Hogwarts

    3:07 pm 6/7/2016

    The official Twitter account for the play sent out an image of the actors onstage at the iconic magicial school.Read more

    • 2
  5. Critic's Notebook: Peter Shaffer, Master of Duality

    4:05 pm 6/6/2016

    The playwright was a classicist who distanced himself from the angry young men of his generation in elegantly structured dramas such as 'Amadeus' and 'Equus.'Read more

    • 1
  6. 'Groundhog Day' Musical Loses Producer Scott Rudin

    12:20 pm 6/6/2016

    "The more it evolved, the more it felt that there was no way for me to do what I like to do," said Rudin. "It's a great show, and I'm sure it will be a big hit."Read more

    • 2
  7. 'Equus' and 'Amadeus' Playwright Peter Shaffer Dies at 90

    10:01 am 6/6/2016

    For much of his long career, Shaffer achieved the often-elusive goal of combining commercial and critical success.Read more

    • 2
  8. J.K. Rowling Slams Critics of Hermione Casting as "Bunch of Racists"

    3:06 am 6/6/2016

    Olivier-winning actress Noma Dumezweni was cast as Granger for the 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' stage play, which begins previews on Tuesday.Read more

    • 1
  9. Frank Sinatra to Get Stage Bio-Musical Treatment

    8:45 am 6/3/2016

    Targeted for a 2018 London opening, the show will feature songs from Ol' Blue Eyes' hit catalogue to chart the singer-actor's life and career. Read more

    • 2
  10. First Look: Draco, Scorpius Cast Photos from 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child'

    3:24 am 6/2/2016

    After revealing the actors playing Harry, Hermione and Ron in the upcoming London stage play, we now get to see Draco and his son Scorpius. Read more

    • 2
Syndicate content