Listings including text "regent's park open air"

Climb Ev'ry Gangway: The Sound of Music at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre

The ghost of Julie Andrews certainly doesn't haunt the trees and glades of Regent's Park in Rachel Kavanaugh's freshly-laundered production of The Sound of Music. At the Regent's Park Open Air Theatre.

Thursday 8th August 2013 Read more...
Bewitched, body and soul: Pride and Prejudice at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre

It is dusk in June in Regent's Park. A man must be in want of a wife. A literary titan is brought to life by a vivacious cast in the atmospheric setting of the Open Air Theatre.

Friday 28th June 2013 Read more...
"People generally see what they look for, and hear what they listen for": To Kill A Mockingbird at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre

Whilst it wasn't a warm Alabama summer this May, the Open Air Theatre still managed to bring Harper Lee's To Kill A Mockingbird to life in a production that was incredible throughout, with an effective set and an even more effective cast.

Friday 24th May 2013 Read more...
10 Theatres That Go the Extra Mile

Trying to narrow down the vast number of theatres in London to a notable list of ten is a daunting task, but there will always be a few standouts for me. I have not listed them in order of preference or grandeur, but instead attempted to select a diverse collection of venues/spaces that each have winning attributes.

Thursday 23rd August 2012 Read more...
A Midsummer Night's Dream

Shakespeare often seems to work well outside, possibly because so much of it was originally written for outdoor spaces such as The Globe Theatre, so this is a very fitting location for this (often forest based) play, but, rather than fully embracing their natural surroundings, the company have chosen a harsher and more concrete setting. At the Open Air Theatre.

Friday 6th July 2012 Read more...
Ragtime

The musical Ragtime premieres at the Open Air Theatre, and its turn-of-the-century, heavily allegorical themes have been accentuated to the full in Timothy Shader's production. The ragtime music is a fresh and interesting twist on the classic musical, and it is produced and performed exquisitely - but is it all a little too heavy-handed? At the Regent's Park Open Air Theatre.

Thursday 31st May 2012 Read more...