Time Out says
Posted: Wed Jun 20 2012
Often disregarded by critics as a suburban venue, Richmond Theatre holds impressive sway with audiences beyond TW9. In terms of gravitas, the gorgeous 1899 building certainly helps – Richmond’s insistence on using questionable celebrities in their pantos (Bonnie Langford as Peter Pan anyone?) does not. Christmas theatre aside, patient locals are rewarded with high-profile fare as productions are often road-tested here before hitting the West End, or stop off as part of a post-West End tour.
What's on at Richmond Theatre
Stand-up, Solo shows, Big-name talent
'QI' and 'Jonathan Creek' star Alan Davies is back on the road following his hugely successful 'Life is Pain' tour in 2012. That tour was his first foray into stand-up for 12 years, but it didn't show – he was terrifically funny form. Now he's back with...
Nineties TV game show host Les Dennis moves on from his stint in 'Spamalot' in the West End to take the lead role in this new adaptation of the crime thriller novel by Peter James. From James's Roy Grace series, 'The Perfect Murder' tells of Victor and...
This play, first performed in the West End last year over two charity evenings, is written, produced and performed by wounded, injured and sick British service personnel, under the guidance of Trevor Nunn. The play is based upon its creators' experiences...