2016-2016 | Watermill Theatre Directed by Paul Hart
Timothy Sheader's critically acclaimed production of George and Ira Gershwin's musical comedy Crazy for You transferred from Regent's Park Open Air Theatre to the Novello theatre on 8 October 2011.
Book by Ken Ludwig and packed full of Gershwin classics including "I Got Rhythm", "Someone To Watch Over Me", "Embraceable You", "They Can't Take That Away From Me", "Shall We Dance", "But Not For Me" and "Nice Work If You Can Get It", the original 1992 production won both the Tony® and Olivier Award for Best New Musical. This production was nominated for Best Night Out at the Evening Standard Awards and has also received a total of six nominations for this year's Whatsonstage.com awards.Read more
2011-2011 | Watermill Theatre Directed by Kate Saxon
Susanna and Figaro, servants at the palace of Count Almaviva, have reached their wedding day. But before they can get hitched, some hitches: the Count is lusting after Susanna, an embittered lawyer is plotting against Figaro, and a young man has been spotted jumping out of the window…Read more
2009-2009 | Watermill Theatre Directed by Orla O'Loughlin
Researching for his new novel, Charles Condomine (Charles Edwards) invites the implausible medium Madame Arcati (Angela Lansbury) to his house for a séance. Whilst consumed in a trance, Madame Arcati unwittingly summons the ghost of Charles’ dead wife Elvira (Jemima Rooper). Appearing only to Charles, Elvira soon makes a play to reclaim her husband, much to the chagrin of Charles’ new wife Ruth (Janie Dee). One husband, two feuding wives and a whisper of mischief in the air - who will win in Coward’s unworldly comedy?Read more
2009-2009 | Watermill Theatre Directed by Beth Flintoff
Around the World in 80 Days features five very gifted improvisational actors playing scores of roles as the epic journey of a mysterious British gentleman, Phileas Fogg, sends him circumnavigating the globe to satisfy a wager. Along the way, he discovers strange people, random setbacks, danger and even a bit of romance.Read more
2008-2008 | Watermill Theatre Directed by Craig Revel Horwood
In her mansion on Sunset Boulevard, faded, silent-screen goddess, Norma Desmond, lives in a fantasy world. Impoverished screen writer, Joe Gillis, on the run from debt collectors, stumbles into her reclusive world. Persuaded to work on Norma’s ‘masterpiece’, a film script that she believes will put her back in front of the cameras, he is seduced by her and her luxurious lifestyle. Joe becomes entrapped in a claustrophobic world until his love for another woman leads him to try and break free with dramatic consequences.
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2007-2007 | Watermill Theatre Directed by Tom Daley
Two brilliant young undergraduates murder a fellow student and then invite friends round to dine, with the concealed corpse in their midst. Patrick Hamilton's play was made into an acclaimed film by Alfred Hitchcock. The Watermill presents this tense psychological thriller with a twist.
2005-2005 | Watermill Theatre Directed by Andy Brereton
Three intrepid and rather inept pickpockets prey on unsuspecting visitors in the dignified old spa town of Vichy with a varying degree of success. Sometimes the Three Musketeers Manoeuvre just doesn’t pay off! When they pose as ruined Spanish noblemen and target the English aristocracy, well, things don’t quite go according to plan…Read more