A popular and respected theatre located in the heart of Covent Garden (in London’s West End), the Donmar Warehouse is one of the leading ‘producing house’ theatres. Their works have gotten a lot of critical acclaim too, with productions made here winning 43 Laurence Olivier Awards, 26 Critics Circle Awards, 27 Evening Standard Awards and 20 Tony Awards in just 22 years. An impressive total, especially when you add how many have ended up becoming top broadway productions.
Many big stars and famous faces have gotten involving in productions here as well. For instance, Stephen Sondheim and Douglas Hodge have produced shows, Ian McKellen and Nicole Kidman have starred in notable productions here and one of the previous artistic directors was Sam Mendes, best known for the James Bond film Skyfall.
With that kind of pedigree, this is definitely a theatre that people should check out.