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Chickenshed

Lou Stein became artistic director of Chickenshed in 2016. He was founding artistic director of the Gate Theatre in Notting Hill and the Gate...

The latest press night parties, new shows in rehearsal, events and awards from the theatrical world in pictures. This week's highlights include opening nights of Beowulf at...

Less a tragic tale of ego and evil forces, more a spooky pantomime complete with cackling devils and angels in nightgowns, Joseph Morton's take...

The latest press night parties, new shows in rehearsal, events and awards from the theatrical world in pictures. This week's highlights include opening nights of Midnight...

The latest in a string of stage adaptations of David Walliams’ children’s books, The Midnight Gang is a pleasant, if somewhat shallow, family adventure. The...

The latest press night parties, new shows in rehearsal, events and awards from the theatrical world in pictures. This week's highlights include the first nights of Refugee...

Based on poet Benjamin Zephaniah’s young adult novel of the same name, Lemn Sissay’s adaptation of Refugee Boy is a well-paced but straightforward exploration...

Never let it be said that Chickenshed lacks ambition. This fierce ode to civil rights movements, taking the Bob Dylan protest song of the...

Lou Stein’s frenetic and occasionally hilarious production of the late Dario Fo’s verbally dense Trumpets and Raspberries marks the first performance of the play...
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