Theatre Tips

Making the Most of the Interval

The 20 minute interval at a West End show is an integral part of the theatre experience. But with limited time and often crowded spaces, how can you make the most of it? Here are some insider tips to help you navigate the interval like a seasoned theatregoer. The key to a successful interval is […]

What to Wear: A Style Guide for Your Night at the West End

You’ve got your tickets to a West End show. But now comes the age-old question: what should you wear? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered with this guide to dressing for your night out in London’s dazzling theatre district. Understanding West End Dress Codes Let’s start with the basics: most West End theatres don’t have […]

Jean Valjean: A very naughty boy

If you’ve watched the fabulous 3 hour behemouth that is ‘Les Miserables’, you’ll probably regard Jean Valjean as one of the heros of musical theatre. But there is more to the tragic yet melodically perfect character than you might first think. Jean Valjean kickstarts his life of crime with — wait for it — a […]

Top Five Shows for First-Time Theatregoers

These are our current top five shows if you’re new to the London West End theatre scene. They’re not always cheap, but you’ll come away totally wowed and wanting to see it again. HamiltonHamilton is a groundbreaking musical that has redefined the landscape of modern theatre. Written by Lin-Manuel Miranda, the show tells the story […]

Theatre Jargon: A Brief Guide

The world of theatre is a fascinating realm filled with drama, emotion, and artistry. It’s a place where stories come to life, characters become real, and audiences are transported to different times and places. But like any specialised field, theatre has its own unique language. Here are some of the most common terms you might […]

An Introduction to Theatre Etiquette

There’s something absolutely magical about stepping into a theatre. The thrill of anticipation that runs down your spine as the orchestra begins to play, the hush that falls over the crowd as the curtain lifts – it’s an experience unlike any other. And it’s best enjoyed when everyone respects the unwritten rules of the theatre. […]