Posted on 28 December 2015

Hapgood: ★★★★ from The Mail on Sunday

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Hapgood review By Georgina Brown, The Mail on Sunday

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Posted on 23 December 2015

Video: Writer William Boyd introduces The Argument

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Writer William Boyd introduces us to his darkly comic new play, The Argument.

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Posted on 21 December 2015

A Cup of Tea With... Pine's Matt Whitchurch

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We chat to Matt Whitchurch about the difficulties of zips, glamorous Scottish warriors and the joy of a good festive show.

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Posted on 21 December 2015

Sunny Afternoon to tour the UK

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As the West End multi Olivier award-winning hit musical continues to excite audiences into its second year, Sonia Friedman Productions and Ambassador Theatre Group are delighted to announce the national tour of Sunny Afternoon.

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Posted on 16 December 2015

Ham & High interviews Hapgood's Lisa Dillon

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‘Lisa Dillon on Hapgood: the spy thriller that came in from the cold’ By Bridget Galton, Ham & High

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Posted on 16 December 2015

Video: Writer Andrew Payne and director Denis Lawson introduce The Meeting

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Writer Andrew Payne and Director Denis Lawson introduce us to their biting new comedy, The Meeting.

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Posted on 16 December 2015

Rabbit Hole: Full cast announced

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We are thrilled to announce the full casting for the UK premiere of David Lindsay-Abaire’s Pulitzer Prize winning drama Rabbit Hole, which previews from Friday 29 January 2016.

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Posted on 14 December 2015

Official London Theatre's Q&A with Hapgood's Lisa Dillon

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‘Q&A: Hapgood’s Lisa Dillon’ By Matthew Amer, Official London Theatre

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Posted on 13 December 2015

Hapgood: ★★★★ from The Observer

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‘A fine riddle wrapped in a farce’ By Kate Kellaway, The Observer

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Posted on 11 December 2015

Hapgood: ★★★★ from The Independent

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Hapgood review: ‘A wonderfully spry and superbly cast revival’ By Paul Taylor, The Independent

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Posted on 10 December 2015

Hapgood: ★★★★ from The Guardian

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‘A spy drama that infiltrates hearts and minds’ By Michael Billington, The Guardian

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Posted on 10 December 2015

Hapgood: ★★★★ from Time Out

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‘Tom Stoppard’s flop 1988 spy drama comes in from the cold’ By Tim Bano, Time Out

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Posted on 10 December 2015

Hapgood: ★★★★ from The Telegraph

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Hapgood review: ‘a consciously nostalgic Cold War thriller’ By Claire Allfree, The Telegraph

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Posted on 9 December 2015

The Independent: Tom Stoppard and Howard Davies interview

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Tom Stoppard on ‘Hapgood’: ‘I envy those seeing my play’By Alice Jones

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Posted on 9 December 2015

Video exclusive from the Guardian: Tom Stoppard on Hapgood

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Watch an exclusive in-depth interview with legendary playwright Tom Stoppard on his espionage thriller Hapgood.

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Posted on 7 December 2015

Firebird to open in the West End

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Following a sell-out run at Hampstead Downstairs, Phil Davies’ searing debut play Firebird opens at Trafalgar Studios from 17 February 2016.

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Posted on 4 December 2015

Video: Christmas Questions with the Pine Cast

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We challenge Pine cast members Lucy May Barker, Ronak Patani, David Mumeni and Hannah Britland to answer our festive questions.

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Posted on 3 December 2015

North London's Top 10 Festive Treats

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As the season of good will gets underway, we thought we’d share with you our top 10 recommendations for what to do in North(ish) London this December…

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Posted on 30 November 2015

Video: Writer Tom Stoppard introduces Hapgood

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Writer Tom Stoppard introduces us to his Cold War spy thriller Hapgood.

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Posted on 30 November 2015

Edward Hall introduces Hapgood

It came as a shock to realise that, in 56 years, Hampstead has never presented a play by Tom Stoppard.

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Posted on 26 November 2015

The Festival at Hampstead Theatre returns for 2016

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The Festival at Hampstead Theatre will take place from Friday 18 – Sunday 20 March.

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Posted on 20 November 2015

We interview new Downstairs writers Andrew Payne and William Boyd

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We quiz the writers of the two new Downstairs shows, The Meeting and The Argument, about favourite films, ideal dinner party guests and invaluable life lessons.

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Posted on 19 November 2015

Edward Hall to join The Children's Society for Teens In Crisis debate

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On Thursday 19 November, watch The Children’s Society’s national debate live online from 6pm tackling the question: are we failing our nation’s teenagers?

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Posted on 19 November 2015

Pine: Full cast announced

The cast of Jacqui Honess-Martin’s delightful festive comedy will be Lucy May Barker, Hannah Britland, David Mumeni, Ronak Patani, and Matt Whitchurch.

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Posted on 19 November 2015

David Lindsay-Abaire's Rabbit Hole announced

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Priority Booking for Friends and Patrons is now open.

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Posted on 19 November 2015

David Lindsay-Abaire: A playwright, lyricist and screenwriter

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‘There are shades of Mamet in the rat-a-tat dialogue, but Lindsay-Abaire has a bigger and more generous heart’ The Telegraph

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Posted on 17 November 2015

Time Out: Backstage with Simon Russell Beale

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Backstage with Simon Russell Beale: Simon Russell Beale talks about his new role as a cross-dressing Georgian lady in Mr Foote’s Other LegBy Andrzej Lukowski

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Posted on 16 November 2015

Four Minutes Twelve Seconds: ★★★★★ from The Times

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This tautly written play by James Fritz, which was the runner-up for the Verity Bargate award last year, is a thoroughly modern morality tale that also turns into a psychological thriller.

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Posted on 13 November 2015

Two new Downstairs shows announced for 2016: The Meeting and The Argument

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Andrew Payne’s The Meeting and William Boyd’s The Argument are announced for 2016

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Posted on 9 November 2015

A Cup of Tea With... A Further Education's Oliver Hembrough

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We chat to Oliver Hembrough about Game of Thrones, the best pub in London and life advice from Terry Johnson.

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Posted on 4 November 2015

Firebird to be Free Streamed worldwide

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Hampstead Downstairs and The Children’s Society present The Free Streaming ofFIREBIRDSupported by Time Out The Free Stream was available to watch from Friday 6 November 10am until Tuesday 10 November.

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Posted on 4 November 2015

A Further Education: Production photos

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Posted on 4 November 2015

The Moderate Soprano: ★★★★ from the Daily Mail

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The Moderate Soprano: ‘A note-perfect history of Glyndebourne’ By Quentin Letts, Daily Mail

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Posted on 30 October 2015

The Moderate Soprano: ★★★★★ from WhatsOnStage

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The Moderate Soprano review By Michael Coveney, WhatsOnStage

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