King Charles III FULL UK TOUR ANNOUNCED

King Charles III FULL UK TOUR ANNOUNCED

22 July 2015

  • Following sell-out runs at the Almeida Theatre and in the west end, the multi-award-winning new play King Charles III embarks on a UK tour this Autumn.
  • The production will visit Birmingham, Richmond, Newcastle, Nottingham, Milton Keynes, Cambridge, Canterbury, Malvern, Guildford, Edinburgh, Bath, Chichester And Plymouth.
  • Robert Powell will play the role of King Charles.

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SUNNY AFTERNOON BOOKING PERIOD EXTENDS BY SIX MONTHS

SUNNY AFTERNOON BOOKING PERIOD EXTENDS BY SIX MONTHS

10 July 2015

Sonia Friedman Productions are delighted to announce that the multi-Olivier Award-winning hit British musical SUNNY AFTERNOON, which tells the story of the rise to fame of The Kinks, has extended its booking period by six months, now on sale until 16 April 2016. 

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KING CHARLES III TO BE BROADCAST ON RADIO 3

KING CHARLES III TO BE BROADCAST ON RADIO 3

3 July 2015

KING CHARLES III by Mike Bartlett – an Almeida Theatre Production co-produced with Sonia Friedman Productions and Stuart Thompson Productions, adapted for radio by Mike Bartlett and directed by Rupert Goold.

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Sonia Friedman Productions, Liverpool Everyman & Playhouse and HAMMER announce their new co-production The Haunting of Hill House

Sonia Friedman Productions, Liverpool Everyman & Playhouse and HAMMER announce their new co-production The Haunting of Hill House

29 June 2015

Liverpool Everyman & Playhouse in association with Sonia Friedman Productions and HAMMER present The Haunting of Hill House.

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WORLD PREMIERE HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD NEW PLAY TO OPEN IN LONDON’S WEST END SUMMER 2016

WORLD PREMIERE HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD NEW PLAY TO OPEN IN LONDON’S WEST END SUMMER 2016

26 June 2015

Based on an original new story by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, a new play by Jack Thorne, will receive its world premiere in London’s West End in the summer of 2016 at the Palace Theatre.

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BEND IT LIKE BECKHAM NOW OPEN TO GLORIOUS 5 STAR REVIEWS IN THE WEST END

BEND IT LIKE BECKHAM NOW OPEN TO GLORIOUS 5 STAR REVIEWS IN THE WEST END

25 June 2015

Bend It Like Beckham The Musical is a fantastically feel-good fusion of culture, music, emotions and fun, bursting with colour and heart.

Stars including Juliet Stevenson, Graham Norton and Dame Kelly Holmes celebrated with the producers and creative team as the new British musical Bend It Like Beckham kicked-off in the West End last night.

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GUESTS INCLUDING ED MILIBAND AND FIONA BRUCE JOIN SONIA FRIEDMAN FOR WEST END RETURN OF 1984

GUESTS INCLUDING ED MILIBAND AND FIONA BRUCE JOIN SONIA FRIEDMAN FOR WEST END RETURN OF 1984

19 June 2015

VIP guests including Ed Miliband, Frank Skinner, Fiona Bruce and Bertie Carvel joined Sonia Friedman at Smollensky's last night to celebrate the West End return of 1984, which runs at the Playhouse Theatre until Saturday 5th September 2015.

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FULL CASTING ANNOUCED FOR LYNDSEY TURNER’S PRODUCTION OF HAMLET AS REHEARSALS BEGIN

FULL CASTING ANNOUCED FOR LYNDSEY TURNER’S PRODUCTION OF HAMLET AS REHEARSALS BEGIN

15 June 2015

Rehearsals begin today (15 June 2015) for Lyndsey Turner’s production of William Shakespeare’s Hamlet with Benedict Cumberbatch in the title role. 

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Journalist Yasmin Alibhai Brown writes about Bend it Like Beckham and diversity in The Independent

Journalist Yasmin Alibhai Brown writes about Bend it Like Beckham and diversity in The Independent

7 June 2015

"We must reclaim diversity and equality and save the future."  YASMIN ALIBHAI BROWN, 2015

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King Charles III UK Tour announced

King Charles III UK Tour announced

5 June 2015

  • ROBERT POWELL WILL PLAY THE ROLE OF KING CHARLES
  • FOLLOWING SELL-OUT RUNS AT THE ALMEIDA THEATRE AND IN THE WEST END, KING CHARLES III WILL OPEN AT BIRMINGHAM REPERTORY THEATRE THIS AUTUMN
  • NATIONAL TOUR WILL FOLLOW

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FURTHER TICKETS AVAILABLE FOR FARINELLI AND THE KING DUE TO HIGH DEMAND

FURTHER TICKETS AVAILABLE FOR FARINELLI AND THE KING DUE TO HIGH DEMAND

5 June 2015

Onstage seating for the West End transfer of Claire van Kampen’s critically-acclaimed new play Farinelli and the King, starring Mark Rylance, will be released to the general public on Friday 5th June at 10am.  Additionally, further seats will be released for all performances, including accessibly priced £10 tickets located in all parts of the house. 

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TICKETS NOW ON SALE FOR KING CHARLES III ON BROADWAY

TICKETS NOW ON SALE FOR KING CHARLES III ON BROADWAY

1 June 2015

Tickets now on sale to the general public for Broadway bound Olivier Award-Winning Best New Play King Charles III Opening Night set for November 1, 2015 at the Music Box Theatre

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100 £10 TICKETS FOR EVERY PERFORMANCE ANNOUNCED FOR LYNDSEY TURNER’S PRODUCTION OF HAMLET WITH BENEDICT CUMBERBATCH  IN PARTNERSHIP WITH SKY ARTS

100 £10 TICKETS FOR EVERY PERFORMANCE ANNOUNCED FOR LYNDSEY TURNER’S PRODUCTION OF HAMLET WITH BENEDICT CUMBERBATCH IN PARTNERSHIP WITH SKY ARTS

29 May 2015

Sonia Friedman Productions, in partnership with Sky Arts, has allocated 100 £10 tickets, spread throughout the auditorium for every performance of Lyndsey Turner’s production of Hamlet starring Benedict Cumberbatch in the title role at the Barbican Theatre from 5 August 2015.

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Sonia Friedman shares her memories of working with Max Stafford-Clark in The Guardian.

Sonia Friedman shares her memories of working with Max Stafford-Clark in The Guardian.

27 May 2015

Out of Joint founder, Max Stafford-Clark discusses the state of touring theatre and how cuts in funding, safer programming and shrinking audiences have all affected his latest tour of new play Crouch, Touch, Pause, Engage.

Sonia Friedman shares her experiences of working with Stafford-Clark from her days as producer and co-founder of Out of Joint. 

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SUNNY AFTERNOON TO PERFORM AT LONDON MUSIC AWARDS AND ONBLACKHEATH FESTIVAL

SUNNY AFTERNOON TO PERFORM AT LONDON MUSIC AWARDS AND ONBLACKHEATH FESTIVAL

26 May 2015

The cast of the multi-award winning British musical SUNNY AFTERNOON will perform live at two prestigious events in London’s summer music calendar.

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ADDITIONAL BROADWAY CASTING ANNOUNCED for KING CHARLES III

ADDITIONAL BROADWAY CASTING ANNOUNCED for KING CHARLES III

26 May 2015

ADDITIONAL BROADWAY CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR BROADWAY BOUND OLIVIER AWARD-WINNING BEST PLAY “ K I N G C H A R L E S III”

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Casting announced for 1984 West End run

Casting announced for 1984 West End run

19 May 2015

Matthew Spencer will play the role of George Orwell’s Winston Smith in the hit West End stage production of 1984 this summer. The role of Julia will be played by Janine Harouni until 25 July, and then Hara Yannas from 27 July to the end of the run. Simon Coates, Tim Dutton, Stephen Fewell, Christopher Patrick Nolan, Ben Porter, Gavin Spokes and Mandi Symonds complete the cast.

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SUNNY AFTERNOON forecast for OnBlackheath festival

SUNNY AFTERNOON forecast for OnBlackheath festival

15 May 2015

Cast from award winning hit musical about The Kinks to perform

SUNDAY 13 SEPTEMBER

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1984 is Back!

1984 is Back!

30 April 2015

Sonia Friedman Productions and Eleanor Lloyd Productions present the Headlong, Nottingham Playhouse and Almeida Theatre production of 1984 will return to the Playhouse Theatre in the West End this summer, where it enjoyed a very successful run in 2014. 1984 will preview from 12 June 2015, with the press night on 18 June 2015.

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SONIA FRIEDMAN AND SCOTT RUDIN ANNOUNCE GROUNDBREAKING PARTNERSHIP WITH THE OLD VIC

SONIA FRIEDMAN AND SCOTT RUDIN ANNOUNCE GROUNDBREAKING PARTNERSHIP WITH THE OLD VIC

21 April 2015

Producers Sonia Friedman and Scott Rudin have announced a groundbreaking new partnership with The Old Vic today. The collaboration will give Old Vic shows a potential life in the West End, on Broadway and elsewhere in the UK and North America.

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