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Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Baga Chipz and Sheila Simmonds to star in Drag Panto Cinderella by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Cinderella, a drag pantomime comes to Trafalgar Studios starring RuPaul's Drag Race star Baga Chipz and Britain's Got Talent icon Sheila Simmonds. This post Baga Chipz and Sh…

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The Commitments UK Tour by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Roddy Doyle's The Commitments UK Tour is back in 2020. The musical about the world's hardest workingand most explosive soul band starts touring in September 2020. This post T…

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Tabard Theatre relaunches as Chiswick Playhouse by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo The Tabard Theatre is reopening as the Chiswick Playhouse and today the venue has announced an exciting inaugural season. This post Tabard Theatre relaunches as Chiswick Play…

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Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Sheffield Theatre’s Guys and Dolls casting announced. by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Full casting has been announced for Sheffield Theatre's major revival of classic musical Guys and Dolls opening on 7 December 2019. This post Sheffield Theatre’s Guys and D…

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The Snow Queen – Cast announced for Park Theatre Season by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Casting has been announced for Park Theatre's festive family adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen's classic: The Snow Queen this December 2019. This post The Snow Queen – …

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Black Beauty, Circus 1903, Black Beauty – Southbank Centre Christmas 2019 by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Christmas at the Southbank Centre will feature seasons from Fascinating Aida, Circus 1903 and a production of Black Beauty. Book Now! This post Black Beauty, Circus 1903, Bla…

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Sunday, October 6, 2019

Paines Plough announces 2020: Live Out Loud Season by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Charlotte Bennett and Katie Posner announce their first season as new artistic directors of Paines Plough: Live Out Loud. This post Paines Plough announces 2020: Live Out Lou…

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Friday, October 4, 2019

REVIEW: Noises Off, Garrick Theatre London ✭✭✭✭✭ by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Douglas Mayo reviews the Lyric Hammersmith's production of Noises Off which has transferred to the Garrick Theatre, London. This post REVIEW: Noises Off, Garrick Theatre Lond…

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Thursday, October 3, 2019

Heathers UK Tour 2020 Coming Soon by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Following a record-breaking West End season Paul Taylor-Mills and Bill Kenwright have announced the Heathers UK Tour coming to a theatre naer you in 2020. This post Heathers …

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My Cousin Rachel Tour by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo My Cousin Rachel Tour to open at Theatre Royal Bath in November. Based on the Daphne du Maurier novel, this new production is adapted by Joseph O'Connor. This post My Cousin …

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Tuesday, October 1, 2019

World Premiere of Olivia Olsen’s Stray Dogs at Park Theatre by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Dead Letter Perfect announce the world premiere of Olivia Olsen's Stray Dogs at Park Theatre, London. This post World Premiere of Olivia Olsen’s Stray Dogs at Park Theatre …

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Luke Bayer and Millie O’Connell lead cast of Soho Cinders by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo West End stars Luke Bayer and Millie O’Connell are today announced to head the cast of Soho Cinders at Charing Cross Theatre. This post Luke Bayer and Millie O’Connell l…

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Samuel Bailey’s Shook – World premiere cast announced by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Papatango has announced the full cast for the World Premiere of Samuel Bailey's Shook at Southwark Playhouse and on tour. This post Samuel Bailey’s Shook – World premiere…

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Monday, September 30, 2019

MUST WATCH: Elphaba In The Bathroom by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo With the announcement that Be More Chill is London bound, it seemed timely to discover that Michael wasn't the only one in a musical theatreland bathroom. Elphaba had a simil…

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FIRST LOOK: Brooklyn the musical, Greenwich Theatre London by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Ahead of its UK Premiere tonight at Greenwich Theatre check out Pamela Raith's great production shots of Brooklyn the musical. This post FIRST LOOK: Brooklyn the musical, Gre…

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Broadway musical Be More Chill gets UK premiere at The Other Palace by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Be More Chill, the Broadway musical phenomena by Joe Iconis based on Ned Vizzini's novel is to get its UK premiere at The Other Palace London. This post Broadway musical Be M…

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Magic Mike London announces new performers. Book Now! by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Channing Tatum's smash hit show Magic Mike London at the Hippodrome Casino have announced four new performers. Book Tickets Now! This post Magic Mike London announces new per…

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The Boyfriend at Menier Chocolate Factory – casting announced by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo The Menier Chocolate Factory has announced casting for their upcoming revival of Sandy Wilson's musical The Boyfriend directed by Matthew White. This post The Boyfriend at Me…

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Friday, September 27, 2019

Could you be the next Jamie in Everybody’s Talking About Jamie? by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo As Everybody's Talking About Jamie extends its West End run until Aug 2020, Producers have announced open auditions to find the next Jamie. This post Could you be the next Ja…

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Wicked London celebrates 14th year in West End tonight by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Wicked, the West End and Broadway musical sensation will tonight fly into its landmark 14th year at London’s Apollo Victoria Theatre. This post Wicked London celebrates 14t…

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New Vic Theatre’s adaptation of The Prince and the Pauper announces cast. by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Casting has been announced for the New Vic Theatre’s spectacular new Christmas adaptation of Mark Twain’s enchanting tale The Prince and The Pauper. This post New Vic The…

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Thursday, September 26, 2019

Dial M For Murder Tour starring Tom Chambers – Book Now! by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Tom Chambers stars in a brand new production of Frederick Knott's Dial M for Murder. The Dial M For Murder Tour starts in January 2020. Book Now! This post Dial M For Murder …

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David Mitchell to star in Ben Elton’s Upstart Crow at Gielgud Theatre by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo David Mitchell is to star as William Shakespeare in Ben Elton's stage adaptation of the BBC comedy Upstart Crow at the Gielgud Theatre in February 2020. This post David Mitch…

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Julie Atherton to star in The Green Fairy at Union Theatre by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Julie Atherton is to lead the cast of The Green Fairy to be presented at The Union Theatre from 30 October 2019. Book Now! This post Julie Atherton to star in The Green Fairy…

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Oi Frog and Friends Uk Tour and West End by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo New family stage show Oi Frog and Friends! will make its West End debut at the Lyric Theatre London as part of the Oi Frog and Friends UK Tour. This post Oi Frog and Friends …

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Wednesday, September 25, 2019

A Taste Of Honey UK Tour – Book Tickets by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Jodie Prenger is to star in Shelagh Delaney's A Taste Of Honey UK Tour which has just started in Edinburgh. Book Tickets now! This post A Taste Of Honey UK Tour – Book Tick…

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Uncle Vanya at Harold Pinter Theatre starring Toby Jones and Richard Armitage by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Toby Jones and Richard Armitage are to star in Conor McPherson's new adaptation of Uncle Vanya at the Harold Pinter Theatre directed by Ian Rickson. This post Uncle Vanya at …

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Cast announced for The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe at Bridge Theatre by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Casting has been announced for The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe which will play The Bridge Theatre over the 2019/20. Book Now! This post Cast announced for The Lion, The …

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Tuesday, September 24, 2019

West End Bares 2019 announces hosts for Stripped by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Graham Norton, Tom Allen and Michelle Visage announced as hosts of West End Bares Stripped at Troxy on 13 October 2019. This post West End Bares 2019 announces hosts for Stri…

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FIRST LOOK: Blood Wedding at Young Vic Theatre by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo The Young Vic has released these production images by Marc Brenner of Federico Garcia Lorca's Blood Wedding directed by Yaël Farber. This post FIRST LOOK: Blood Wedding at Y…

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Monday, September 23, 2019

An Evening with Armistead Maupin Tour by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Much-loved author and LGBT activist Armistead Maupin can be seen around the UK in the An Evening With Armistead Maupin tour from September 2019. This post An Evening with Arm…

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