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Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Donate to Mandala Theatre Company to ensure a voice is given to those whose stories are not heard by Megan

Mandala Theatre Company uses performance to change young lives & foster social justice. The company needs funds to survive through this pandemic. The post Donate to Mandala Theatre Compa…

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Online initiative, Showcase 2020, launches new Help Hub by Megan

The free Help Hub supports understanding of the industry - bridging the gap between graduating and working at a time when ‘learning on the job’ isn’t possible. The post Online initiati…

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Royal Opera House announces first live concert since beginning of lockdown by Megan

The Royal Opera House announces ‘Live from Covent Garden’, three unique broadcasts live on YouTube and Facebook from its world-famous home in Covent Garden. The post Royal Opera House …

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Producers to trial re-opening of immersive show, The Great Gatsby this Autumn by Megan

Gatsby's party will be re-imagined enabling audiences to wear masks and gloves with temperature checks and reduced capacity to enable social distancing. The post Producers to trial re-openin…

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Cast announced for livestreamed reading of A Midsummer Night’s Dream tonight by Megan

The Show Must Go Online announce the full cast for livestreamed reading of William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night’s Dream on 3 June at 7pm. The post Cast announced for livestreamed readi…

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Friday, May 29, 2020

Amélie cast recording to launch on 5 June – get a first listen to track ‘Stay’ now by Megan

Amélie’s Original London Cast Recording features the West End cast of 13 actor-musicians and you can get a first listen to the track 'Stay' now. The post Amélie cast recording to laun…

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Hello, Dolly! postponed, new dates to follow by Megan

Hello, Dolly! has been postponed. Due to begin performances at the Adelphi Theatre on Tuesday 11 August 2020, new dates will be announced in due course. The post Hello, Dolly! postponed, ne…

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Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat announces 2021 dates by Megan

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat announces Summer 2021 dates at The London Palladium starring Jason Donovan and Jac Yarrow. The post Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat …

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An Evening For Mental Wellbeing On Behalf Of Mind And CALM by Megan

Compèred by Mike Shephard, the evening will feature performance, stand up and poetry. All donations will go towards the mental health charity Mind and CALM. The post An Evening For Menta…

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Virtual Production of The Last Five Years announced by Megan

A “virtual production” of Jason Robert Brown’s The Last Five Years starring Danny Becker (The Prince Of Egypt) and Lauren Samuels (Romantics Anonymous). The post Virtual Productio…

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Park Theatre awarded emergency Arts Council England funding by Megan

Park Theatre have been awarded £35k in emergency funding from Arts Council England and reach 50% of their Park Life Go Fund Me target. The post Park Theatre awarded emergency Arts Council…

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Friday, May 22, 2020

Conversations with…Mark Curry launches by Megan

Conversations with…Mark Curry, a series of interviews with a guests from the performing arts & entertainment industry in aid of Acting For Others. The post Conversations with…Mark …

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Matilda The Musical release video of current children and Miss Honey singing ‘When I Grow Up’ by Megan

Matilda The Musical has released a video of some of the current young performers along with Miss Honey (Gina Beck) singing ‘When I Grow Up’ from their homes during theatreland shutdown.…

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West End stars perform Newfound Hope Songs, written during lockdown for NHS Charities Together by Megan

Newfound Hope Songs commissions musical theatre performers to write and collaborate on new songs that move us, uplift us, inspire us, and entertain. The post West End stars perform Newfound …

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Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Alan Bennett’s The Habit Of Art & Ali Milles’s The Croft filmed performances available online by Megan

Watch Original Theatre Company’s productions of Alan Bennett’s The Habit Of Art, starring Matthew Kelly, & Ali Milles’s The Croft available until 28 June. The post Alan Bennett’s…

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RSC Actors give homework help to coincide with National Thank A Teacher Day by Megan

Due to the success of the initiative #RSCHomeworkHelp will continue into the summer term and new questions can be sent from 1 June. The post RSC Actors give homework help to coincide with Na…

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Wise Children Announce The School For Wise Children’s Summer Spread by Megan

Wise Children announce The School for Wise Children’s Summer Spread. An array of theatrical courses by Emma Rice and her trusted team of collaborators. The post Wise Children Announce T…

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Monday, May 18, 2020

Monday Monologues from the Bush Theatre by Megan

A series of new Monday Monologues written and recorded during lockdown by UK and Irish writers will be released by the Bush Theatre, fortnightly. The post Monday Monologues from the Bush The…

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Lewis Carroll’s Alice In Wonderland voiced by 165 actors and voice artists by Megan

Gyles Brandreth, Ruth Jones, Juliet Stevenson, Michael Palin and more read a minute each of Lewis Carroll's Alice In Wonderland in aid of the NHS. The post Lewis Carroll’s Alice In Wonde…

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Monday, May 4, 2020

The Show Must Go On charity t-shirts by Megan

16 West End shows have allowed their iconic branding to be used on this brand new theatrical t-shirt with profits from sales supporting the industry and NHS. The post The Show Must Go On cha…

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Friday, April 24, 2020

Gary Oldman & Olivia Colman will showcase young stars of the future by Megan

Gary Oldman and Olivia Colman are set to be part of a virtual gala showcasing young stars of the future from Yorkshire. Here Not There will premiere online at 2pm on Saturday 2 May 2020 T…

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Leading Musical Directors unite to raise money for NHS & Acting For Others by Megan

Musical Marathon is an online concert performed live by over twenty of theatre's leading musical directors to raise money for NHS Charities Together and Acting For Others. The post Leading M…

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Thursday, April 23, 2020

NT to screen Danny Boyle’s Frankenstein, Helen Mirren & Ian McKellen are quizmasters & more! by Megan

NT will screen their 2011 production of Frankenstein starring Benedict Cumberbatch. Plus, monthly quizzes with quizmasters incl. Helen Mirren & Ian McKellen The post NT to screen Danny B…

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The Globe celebrates Shakespeare’s Birthday online by Megan

Shakespeare for all: the Globe takes celebrations of Shakespeare’s Birthday on 23 April online including the launch of Shakespeare & Love in Isolation. The post The Globe celebrates Sh…

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Friday, March 27, 2020

A look back in musical programmes for World Theatre Day by Megan

Theatre fan and regular TKTS visitor, Perry Hall, takes us through some of his 45-year theatre programme collection for World Theatre Day. The post A look back in musical programmes for Worl…

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Thursday, March 19, 2020

How audiences can help the industry by Megan

Thank you to everyone asking us how they can help during this difficult period. Here are a few ways. The post How audiences can help the industry appeared first on Official London Theatre.

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Wednesday, March 18, 2020

What we know: closures, how to help and getting your theatre fix by Megan

To try and help in this unprecendented time we've put together this news article, which we will update regularly with everything that we currently know. The post What we know: closures, how …

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Friday, March 13, 2020

Theatres stay open and industry unites to tackle impact of Coronavirus by Megan

Following the latest government advice, theatres continue to stay open as part of the scientific rationale for managing the coronavirus outbreak. The post Theatres stay open and industry uni…

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Monday, February 24, 2020

London Theatre News Today: Monday 24 February by Megan

In today's news, casting is announced for the revival of Clybourne Park, Dear Evan Hansen releases more tickets and rehearsal pictures from the Menier. The post London Theatre News Today: M…

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Tuesday, January 28, 2020

London Theatre News Today: Tuesday 28 January by Megan

In today's roundup, The Royal Mint uses Hamilton's King on new commemorative coin, The Tiger Who Came To Tea returns and a new cast for The Woman In Black. The post London Theatre News Today…

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Thursday, January 2, 2020

The Stage 100: Ian McKellen tops 2020 power list by Megan

The Stage 100 reflects the 100 most influential people working in the theatre and performing arts industry and this year, stage and screen star Ian McKellen, is the first actor to ever top t…

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