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Friday, September 24, 2021

Jonathan Bailey and Taron Egerton to star in Mike Bartlett’s hit play Cock next year by Hira Desai

Find out who will be starring in Mike Bartlett's Olivier Award award-winning play, Cock when it opens at the Ambassadors Theatre from 5 March 2022. The post Jonathan Bailey and Taron Egerton…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 01:27PM
Monday, September 20, 2021

Last chance to see: Shows closing in September by Hira Desai

To make sure you don’t miss out on anything on your theatre to-do list, we’re rounding up all the shows coming to an end this September. The post Last chance to see: Shows closing in Sep…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 01:04PM
Thursday, September 16, 2021

Tell Us In 10: Sebastien Torkia and Annette McLaughlin from the RSC’s Matilda The Musical by Hira Desai

This week we’re hearing from Sebastien Torkia and Annette McLaughlin who play Mr and Mrs Wormwood in Matilda The Musical playing at the Cambridge Theatre.  The post Tell Us In 10: Sebasti…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 07:41AM

Photographer and filmmaker Rankin celebrates theatre returning #BackOnStage with Rankin Live project by Hira Desai

Rankin will be celebrating the return of theatres #BackOnStage in his latest Rankin LIVE project. Find out more about the one-of-a-kind project, here. The post Photographer and filmmaker Ran…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 05:00AM
Friday, September 10, 2021

Tell Us In 10: Emma Mullen from Mamma Mia! by Hira Desai

In today’s Tell Us In 10, we’re talking to Emma Mullen who plays Sophie in Mamma Mia! playing at the Novello Theatre. The post Tell Us In 10: Emma Mullen from Mamma Mia! appeared first o…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 08:11AM

Paying It Forward thanks to Come From Away by Hira Desai

To mark the 20th Anniversary of 9/11, Come From Away have donated £100 to us to put towards an act of kindness. Find out what how we will be paying it forward here. The post Paying It Forwa…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 07:43AM
Wednesday, September 8, 2021

Tanya Agarwal, Stage One investment recipient, brings hit musical Tokyo Rose to London by Hira Desai

This month will see the highly anticipated hit musical Tokyo Rose opening at London's Southwark Playhouse. Find out more about the producer and the show, here. The post Tanya Agarwal, Stage …

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 08:02AM

Theatre Royal Drury Lane reveals brand new Red Coat uniforms designed by Charles Jeffrey by Hira Desai

Theatre Royal Drury Lane's auditorium is not the only thing getting a makeover! Check out the edgy new Red Coat uniforms designed by Charles Jeffrey. The post Theatre Royal Drury Lane reveal…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 05:57AM
Friday, September 3, 2021

New shows at West End LIVE 2021 by Hira Desai

Whether you fancy weekend of singing and dancing or would like a taster of what's new in the West End, check out the amazing shows making their West End LIVE debuts from 18-19 September. The…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 09:23AM

Cirque Berserk! brings ‘wow’ factor to the West End as it returns #BackOnStage by Hira Desai

We went to check out Britain's biggest theatre-circus spectacular as its returned #BackOnStage in the West End. Find out more here! The post Cirque Berserk! brings ‘wow’ factor to the W…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 06:47AM
Wednesday, September 1, 2021

Feel-good jukebox musical Mamma Mia! is #BackOnStage by Hira Desai

We went to see the jukebox musical as it returned #BackOnStage in the West End and it was hilarious, heartwarming and packed on the feel-good vibes. The post Feel-good jukebox musical Mamma …

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 08:10AM
Friday, August 20, 2021

West End LIVE returns: top London shows to perform for free in Trafalgar Square announced by Hira Desai

West End LIVE will see Trafalgar Square transformed into an open-air theatre with free performances from the West End’s top shows on 18 and 19 September. Find out more, here. The post West…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 11:27AM

Last chance to see: Shows closing in August by Hira Desai

Check out our list of shows closing soon. You never know what incredible productions you could be missing if you leave it for even just a few weeks! The post Last chance to see: Shows closin…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 06:07AM
Wednesday, August 18, 2021

In the Spotlight: The history behind Six the Musical  by Hira Desai

Ever wondered what the actual history is behind Toby Marlow Lucy Moss' smash-hit British musical, Six? We're here to spill the beans... The post In the Spotlight: The history behind Six the …

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 11:41AM

Final casting announced for The Mirror And The Light by Hira Desai

Find out who will be joining the cast for The Mirror and the Light in the West End in this latest announcement including some rehearsal images. The post Final casting announced for The Mirro…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 10:58AM

RSC releases images of four young cast members who will play titular role in Matilda The Musical by Hira Desai

Check out a brand new image of the four new matilda's cast in the RSC's iconic Matilda The Musical returning #BackOnStage from 16 September. The post RSC releases images of four young cast …

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 07:27AM
Tuesday, August 17, 2021

Enjoy Kids Week activities in Leicester Square Gardens from 23-27 August by Hira Desai

Enjoy some super exciting show-based activities outdoors in Leicester Square Gardens from Monday 23 August - Friday 27 August with Kids Week! The post Enjoy Kids Week activities in Leicester…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 01:47PM
Monday, August 16, 2021

First look: Production images from Jersey Boys by Hira Desai

We've got a first-look at production images from Jersey Boys playing at the Trafalgar Theatre and it's certainly got us beggin' to see more! Check them out! The post First look: Production i…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 11:02AM

Madeleine Mantcock joins Jennifer Saunders to play Elvira in Blithe Spirit in the West End by Hira Desai

Madeleine Mantock will be making her West End debut in the role of Elvira in Blithe Spirit opening at the Harold Pinter Theatre from 16 September. The post Madeleine Mantcock joins Jennifer …

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 07:51AM
Thursday, August 12, 2021

All Singing, All Dancing: Six songs from some of our favourite musicals  by Hira Desai

London is home to some of the best musicals, so we've pulled together a list of six songs from some of our favourites. Check them out! The post All Singing, All Dancing: Six songs from some …

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 11:28AM

Theatre Chat Live: Wonderville and When Darkness Falls by Hira Desai

Jess talks to Will Barton and Alex Phelps from When Darkness Falls and Josephine Lee from Wonderville Magic & Illusion at Palace Theatre. The post Theatre Chat Live: Wonderville and Whe…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 08:04AM
Wednesday, August 11, 2021

A hilarious royal experience at The Windsors: Endgame by Hira Desai

We went to check out The Windsors: Endgame at the Prince of Wales Theatre and it was a "irreverent, hilarious" and "right royal experience." Read more! The post A hilarious royal experience …

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 12:35PM

The Prince Of Egypt resumes performances from tomorrow by Hira Desai

The Prince Of Egypt will be resuming performances from tomorrow at the Dominion Theatre and a new cast member is announced! Find out more, here. The post The Prince Of Egypt resumes perform…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 05:50AM
Tuesday, August 10, 2021

Interview: Aidan McArdle from Leopoldstadt by Hira Desai

We talked to Aidan McArdle, who plays the role of Hermann to find out more about his role and Tom Stoppard's iconic play, Leopoldstadt. The post Interview: Aidan McArdle from Leopoldstadt ap…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 10:41AM

First look: Back To The Future The Musical in rehearsals by Hira Desai

Great Scott... We've got a sneak peak at rehearsal images from Back To The Future The Musical and let's just say, it's got us even more pumped for the opening this month! Take a look! The po…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 06:38AM
Monday, August 9, 2021

TheatreCraft returns for 2021 by Hira Desai

The UK’s largest free theatre careers event is back for a 15th year, returning to the Royal Opera House on Monday 22 November 2021. Find out more, here. The post TheatreCraft returns for 2…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 11:35AM

Leopoldstadt is #BackOnStage by Hira Desai

Tom had the great fortune to join a full-capacity audience at the Wyndham’s Theatre and welcome Tom Stoppard’s period masterpiece Leopoldstadt #BackOnStage. Read more, here. The post Leo…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 09:58AM
Thursday, August 5, 2021

Tell Us In 10: Nicholai La Barrie, Associate Director at the Lyric Hammersmith Theatre by Hira Desai

We're talking to Nicholai La Barrie, Associate Director at the Lyric Hammersmith Theatre about Heart Of Hammersmith opening at the Lyric Hammersmith Theatre from 12-14 August. The post Te…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 06:37AM
Wednesday, August 4, 2021

Theatre Chat Live: Brian Hook, producer of The Great Gatsby by Hira Desai

In this week's episode Jess talks to Olivier Award winning producer Brian Hook who tells us all about a super exciting interactive show called The Great Gatsby. The post Theatre Chat Live: B…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 02:04PM

London Theatre News Today: Wednesday 4 August by Hira Desai

Rehearsal pictures from Get Up, Stand Up, The Bob Marley Musical and Anything Goes extends West End run! Find out all the latest here. The post London Theatre News Today: Wednesday 4 August …

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 08:31AM

Explore Bob Marley’s London life with the cast of Get Up, Stand Up! The Bob Marley Musical by Hira Desai

Check out an exciting new video where the cast of Get Up, Stand Up! The Bob Marley Musical explore the London of soul rebel Bob Marley during the 1970's. The post Explore Bob Marley’s Lond…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 06:09AM

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