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WHAT PEOPLE SAY ABOUT US

Possibly the best way to judge us is to see what other people say about us. Here is just a selection of some of the things our clients and people in the theatre industry say about Whatsonstage.com.

“Whatsonstage.com seems to say, ‘we believe in theatre as a force that can change and engage people, a force that pushes people’s boundaries’. It’s aggressive about theatre and is for people who genuinely want to be serious theatregoers.”
Michael Grandage, artistic director, Donmar Warehouse

“There’s much for us to be proud of when we look at theatre in this country, and Whatsonstage.com plays a really important role in spreading the word.”
Kevin Spacey, artistic director, Old Vic

“There are many theatre websites, but Whatsonstage.com is the one that made the difference and started the change in every theatre’s relationship with its audience.”
David Lan, artistic director, Young Vic

“This is the best theatre website. Informed, comprehensive, imaginative – run by people who know and are passionate about theatre.”
Nica Burns, producer and West End theatre owner

“Whatsonstage.com is a unique and remarkable organisation.”
Michael Attenborough, artistic director, Almeida Theatre

“Whatsonstage.com seems to be the only website that people refer to for theatre information. It’s an asset to both the theatre industry and the theatregoing public.”
Andrew Lloyd Webber

“A pioneer of online communication, Whatsonstage.com ignited the potential and continues to promote theatre as popular culture to a growing global market. Effervescent and resourceful, its journalists transmit breaking news with a true sense of event. It has made itself invaluable.”
Caro Newling, Neal Street Productions

“Whatsonstage.com is a useful way of keen in touch with what’s going on both on and off stage. The prominence that it gives to the views and reviews of audience members has proved decisively influential in arts coverage in all media.”
Michael Boyd, artistic director, Royal Shakespeare Company

“Whatsonstage.com’s mix of information, gossip and opinion makes it hard to ignore. I find it indispensable.”
Dominic Dromgoole, artistic director, Shakespeare’s Globe

“I regularly visit Whatsonstage.com. It is essential reading for anyone interested in theatre.”
Sonia Friedman, producer

“Whatsonstage.com has developed into one of the major points of reference for the theatre industry.”
David Ian, producer, Grease and Sound of Music

“There’s a real sense of excitement and enthusiasm about the site. You really feel that you are part of a community that loves experiencing and enjoying theatre.”
Dominic Cooke, artistic director, Royal Court

ABOUT THE CLUB

“Whatsonstage.com Outings are always so friendly, and I love that we can gain insights into the performance through meeting the people involved. The Outings have also saved me a fortune over the years.”
Cara McMahon, theatregoer


“You have managed to make theatregoing part of our lives. It has become part of who we are and what we do. Before you, we didn’t realise the possibilities. Thank you, thank you.”

Elaine and Mike Denison, theatregoers


ABOUT EMAIL MARKETING

"An email to Whatsonstage.com’s subscribers advertising our preview performances of Victory made them sell out
completely within five days, and surely had a positive knock-on effect on sales, encouraging one of our highest preview sales ever."

Lilli Geissendorfer Commercial Manager, Arcola Theatre


ABOUT OUR WEBSITE DESIGNS

"We are delighted with the website Whatsonstage.com produced for For King & Country. They were accommodating and innovative -  we look forward to the tour with the same success".
Matthew Byam Shaw, Producer

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