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Thursday, August 16, 2018

Celebrate #NationalTellAJokeDay with these theatre corkers by Carly-Ann Clements

Everyone needs a good laugh. Especially these days. And as it just so happens to be Tell A Joke Day, we've found some of the best (and worst) theatre jokes on the internet. From cheeky one-l…

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Motown to boogie on out of the West End by Carly-Ann Clements

Warning: come 20 April 2019, you'll be crying "I want you back" because Motown The Musical will be concluding its glitzy run at Shaftsbury Theatre. After three golden years, the show which t…

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Wednesday, August 15, 2018

There’s a new song in town for Heathers The Musical by Carly-Ann Clements

Heathers is keeping it FRESH! The musical based on the cult classic film of the same name has been driving the audience wild during its sold-out run at The Other Palace Theatre. But with all…

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Friday, August 10, 2018

Killer pics, musical singalongs and more: the week in theatre by Carly-Ann Clements

The weather might be a washout this week, but it's been another scorcher in Theatreland when it comes to news. From production shots of brand new shows to first looks at rehearsals, cinema s…

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Thursday, August 9, 2018

Celebrating 5000 shows, here’s why we love Wicked! by Carly-Ann Clements

The first week of Kids Week has been and gone. And what a week it's been. Over the past seven days, hundreds of children aged 16 or under have made life-long memories by seeing a show for fr…

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Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Which West End show should you holiday to? by Carly-Ann Clements

Working in this heat just isn't on. You need to get away. But where to go? Yes, you could go to Bali or Norway or somewhere that's always been on your bucket list. But what about the places …

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Monday, August 6, 2018

First look: Alexandra Burke as Roxie Hart by Carly-Ann Clements

Be still out beating Hart! Actually, scrap that. You dance like the wind, Roxie! Last month it was announced that The X Factor and musical theatre star, Alexandra Burke will join Martin Kemp…

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First look: first day of rehearsals for Company by Carly-Ann Clements

From the moment it was announced, we've been counting down the days until Company opens in London. So any tidbit of information, any glimpse at the production is getting our temperatures ris…

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Friday, August 3, 2018

Sheridan Smith, new shows and more tickets to Harry Potter: this week in theatre by Carly-Ann Clements

It's official. The world is melting. Plus it's full of fake news, alternative facts and even more worrisome true stories. Take a break from all that. Get up-to-date with this week's theatre …

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Alan Bennett’s Allelujah! to be shown in cinemas by Carly-Ann Clements

Alan Bennett's new play Allelujah! blew critics away when it opened at Bridge Theatre earlier this summer. Now, his first work for six years will be available for the nation to view thanks t…

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Thursday, August 2, 2018

Who’s your inner West End child? by Carly-Ann Clements

It's official Kids Week! And when you're accompanying your child, niece or grandson to the theatre, you'll be forgiven for getting into the spirit of things. We all have an inner child. But …

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Wednesday, August 1, 2018

A Gran Day Out at The Mousetrap announced by Carly-Ann Clements

This year, Mousetrap Theatre Projects is celebrating its 20th anniversary of its Family First Nights. To mark the occasion, they are launching A Gran Day Out. A Gran Day Out is inviting all …

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New production by Robert Icke announced by Carly-Ann Clements

Multi-award-winner Robert Icke is returning to the Almeida Theatre this October with a brand new production of Henrik Ibsen’s The Wild Duck. The post New production by Robert Icke announce…

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You have another chance to see Sheridan Smith in Funny Girl by Carly-Ann Clements

Back in 2015, the Menier Chocolate Factory put on the first full-scale revival of Funny Girl. The three-month run sold out in a day and the critics loved it. The show quickly transferred to …

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Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Introduce your young child to theatre this Kids Week by Carly-Ann Clements

Your child's firsts are precious. So your child's first trip to the theatre should be no different. If you're yet to venture to see a show with your little one, this Kids Week is the perfect…

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Monday, July 30, 2018

Celebrate International Friendship Day with these theatre buddies by Carly-Ann Clements

Can you believe it? Another year has been and gone and it's already International Friendship Day again. Time flies when you're having fun with pals. And today is the perfect day to celebrat…

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More tickets to Harry Potter And The Cursed Child announced by Carly-Ann Clements

Tomorrow, the world's most famous wizard, Harry Potter, turns 38 and the internationally renowned show Harry Potter And The Cursed Child will enter its third year. To mark these momentous o…

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Thursday, July 26, 2018

Plan your perfect day in Theatreland by Carly-Ann Clements

Whether you're a born and bred Londoner or you're making a day trip, you have something in common; you don't make the most out of the city. The capital has so much to do, see, experience and…

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If the cast of Love Island were musical characters by Carly-Ann Clements

For another year, Love Island has swept the nation and had all of us getting far too involved in other people's relationships. Love them or hate them, the characters in the villa have defini…

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The Simon And Garfunkel Story is coming to the West End by Carly-Ann Clements

It's strange to say but the West End will soon be welcoming the Sound Of Silence. Don't worry, the shows will go on at full volume but an exciting show is coming to town for a strictly limit…

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Bat Out Of Hell rides on into 2019 by Carly-Ann Clements

Jim Steinman's epic rock musical, Bat Out Of Hell, has enjoyed its time in the West End so much, it's sticking around a bit longer. The new show that's been wowing audiences with its monster…

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Monday, July 23, 2018

Rehearsal shots of Broken Wings by Carly-Ann Clements

This summer, a brand-new musical is coming to London for four days only and we've got a sneak peek at what you can expect. The post Rehearsal shots of Broken Wings appeared first on Official…

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Friday, July 20, 2018

Exclusive performances, cast changes and more! This week in London theatre by Carly-Ann Clements

This week, we've seen some cast shake-ups, some sneak peeks and one incredible exclusive amongst other news and events in theatre this week. If you missed anything from the world of the West…

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Everything you need to know about 42nd Street by Carly-Ann Clements

Are you ready to hear the beat of dancing feet on 42nd Street? If you're yet to see the toe-tapping extravaganza, what are you waiting for? Here is everything you need to know about the show…

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Thursday, July 19, 2018

Be in the know this Kids Week by Carly-Ann Clements

Taking your child to the theatre is a special experience. But it's also a nerve-wracking one. Determining whether a show is suitable for your child and your parenting can be quite difficult.…

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West End Bares 2018 is Top Off The Pops by Carly-Ann Clements

Actors may seem to bare it all while on a London stage eight times a week. But that opinion changes once a year when the West End's cheekiest fundraising event sweeps into town. West End Bar…

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Reasons to see: A Monster Calls by Carly-Ann Clements

Patrick Ness' children's' novel about a 13-year-old boy trying to cope with his mother's illness was an instant success having won the Carnegie and Greenaway Medals in 2011. Now, Sally Cook…

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Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Loved the film? You’ll love these Kids Week shows by Carly-Ann Clements

Getting your kid away from a screen is like trying to ply chewing gum out of your hair. But if you can take what's on that screen and present it to them IRL, you'll be a hero. This Kids Week…

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In pictures: First look at Sounds and Sorcery at The Vaults by Carly-Ann Clements

On these hot summer nights, sleeping well enough to enter a dream-like state is pretty unlikely. Luckily, you can walk into a fantasy land worthy of your top three dreams at The Vaults this …

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Monday, July 16, 2018

Get some adult time before the summer holiday by Carly-Ann Clements

While your children are excitedly counting down the days until the summer holidays, you're anxiously eking out every moment of adulthood you have left before your life is overtaken with trip…

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Friday, July 13, 2018

From pop-ups to star casting, here’s the week in theatre by Carly-Ann Clements

There's been all sorts of exciting news in the West End from pop-up shops to charity performances. If you missed any theatre news this past week, here's all you need to know. The post From p…

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