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Thursday, July 21, 2022

New theatre, @sohoplace, to open this Autumn! by Megan

Nica Burns announces the opening of @sohoplace, the first new-build West End theatre in 50 years opening this coming Autumn. The post New theatre, @sohoplace, to open this Autumn! appeared …

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 12:52PM
Friday, June 17, 2022

Claire Walker and Hannah Essex appointed new co-CEOs of SOLT and UK Theatre by Megan

Claire Walker and Hannah Essex have been appointed the new joint Chief Executives of the Society of London Theatre (SOLT) and UK Theatre, in an innovative job share first for the two long-es…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 05:59AM
Monday, May 9, 2022

Six & Mayor Sadiq Khan bring London to Times Square by Megan

Six performed alongside a formal presentation of the Coldstream Guards, an installation of an iconic red phone booth and a vintage black London cab The post Six & Mayor Sadiq Khan bring …

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 12:43PM
Saturday, January 1, 2022

Vanessa Redgrave and many more recognised in New Year’s Honours List by Megan

The 2022 New Year’s Honours list has been revealed and feature a whole host of names who have contributed to the theatre industry. The post Vanessa Redgrave and many more recognised in Ne…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 06:08AM
Wednesday, December 29, 2021

Theatre & TV Performers Release Short Film In Support Of Theatre Freelancers by Megan

Samantha Womack, Shelley King and Saffron Coomber lead a cast from Theatre and TV in a film to raise money for theatre freelancers affected by the pandemic. The post Theatre & TV Perform…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 07:22AM
Tuesday, December 21, 2021

Statement following the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s announcement by Megan

A thank you to our audiences and an overview of what is needed following the announcement of business grants and a top-up to the Culture Recovery Fund. The post Statement following the Chan…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 12:22PM
Saturday, November 27, 2021

Stephen Sondheim dies aged 91 by Megan

The theatre world is a smaller place tonight as legendary composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim has died aged 91. The post Stephen Sondheim dies aged 91 appeared first on Official London Th…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 04:20AM
Friday, November 26, 2021

Applications for the Olivier Awards 2023 public panels are now open by Megan

We, at Society of London Theatre, are looking for new panellists to help judge categories for the Olivier Awards 2023. Deadline 15 December at 5pm. The post Applications for the Olivier Awar…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 07:23AM
Thursday, August 26, 2021

My perfect Pippin last minute theatre trip by Megan

Featuring signature Schwartz songs, clever in-the-round choreography by Nick Winston and a incredibly talented and hard-working cast, read about Pippin. The post My perfect Pippin last minut…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 07:52AM
Tuesday, July 27, 2021

A jaw-dropping night at Wonderville: Magic & Illusion by Megan

The best of modern day Britain’s magicians and illusionists, we're still scratching our heads about how the jaw-dropping tricks are actually accomplished. The post A jaw-dropping night at …

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 01:42PM

Anna Maxwell Martin and Chris O’Dowd in rehearsal for Constellations by Megan

Anna Maxwell Martin & Chris O'Dowd will star in Nick Payne's multiverse show following a quantum physicist and a beekeeper from 6 August - 12 September. The post Anna Maxwell Martin and…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 04:40AM
Friday, July 16, 2021

London Theatre News Today: Friday 16 July by Megan

In today's news we find out full casting for Mary Poppins and get a glimpse behind-the-scenes with footage from Jersey Boys in rehearsal. The post London Theatre News Today: Friday 16 July a…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 08:57AM
Tuesday, July 13, 2021

London Theatre News Today: Tuesday 13 July by Megan

Casting announced for Leopoldstadt, new production photos from Bush Theatre's Lava and new productions to stream with National Theatre At Home. The post London Theatre News Today: Tuesday 1…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 12:35PM
Monday, July 12, 2021

Theatres gear up for reopening following 19 July Roadmap announcement by Megan

Following today’s official Government confirmation that remaining Covid restrictions will be lifted from 19 July in England, we look forward to being able to welcome full audiences back in…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 12:30PM
Monday, July 5, 2021

The Prince Of Egypt first night #BackOnStage by Megan

Frankie and Daniel were lucky enough to go the reopening of The Prince Of Egypt at the Dominion Theatre last week! See this spectacular show for yourself! The post The Prince Of Egypt first…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 02:51PM

Statement following Prime Minister’s 19 July update by Megan

Some words from our Chief Executive of Society of London Theatre & UK Theatre, Julian Bird, following the Prime Ministers announcement regarding the 19 July The post Statement following …

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 12:19PM
Saturday, July 3, 2021

Celebrities get back to the ‘Rhythm of Life’ in new film supporting COVID-19 vaccination programme by Megan

Celebrities including Jim Broadbent and David Walliams have joined forces to encourage everyone to get their COVID-19 vaccines in a new uplifting film. The post Celebrities get back to the …

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 03:23AM
Friday, July 2, 2021

Our experience of Hairspray Press Night by Megan

"Guaranteed to make you happy" and "a classic for a reason" are just some of our thoughts seeing Michael Ball and co #BackOnStage at the Coliseum. The post Our experience of Hairspray Press…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 04:15PM

Stars from The Prince Of Egypt and Wicked tell us their top singing tips by Megan

Our West End friends give us and ABRSM their top tips on auditions, keeping your voice safe and healthy and even a glimpse at their warm-up routines! The post Stars from The Prince Of Egypt…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 10:49AM

London Theatre News Today: Friday 2 July by Megan

Including production shots of Alfred Enoch and Rebekah Murrell in Shakepeare's Globe's Romeo & Juliet directed by Ola Ince. The post London Theatre News Today: Friday 2 July appeared fir…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 10:44AM
Thursday, July 1, 2021

First look at Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cinderella by Megan

The exciting new musical comedy starring Carrie Hope Fletcher completely reinvents the world’s best-loved fairytale at the Gillian Lynne Theatre. The post First look at Andrew Lloyd Webber…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 01:55PM

Theatre Chat Live: Ciara Morris from The Play That Goes Wrong by Megan

This week our Marketing Coordinator Frankie Burgess stood in for Jess and she got to chat to Ciara Morris from The Play That Goes Wrong.  The post Theatre Chat Live: Ciara Morris from The P…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 01:07PM

London Theatre News Today: Thursday 1 July by Megan

The Prince Of Egypt opens tonight, Donmar Warehouse announces new season and much more in our daily round-up of theatreland news. The post London Theatre News Today: Thursday 1 July appeare…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 08:07AM
Tuesday, June 29, 2021

Want to sing your favourite musical theatre songs? by Megan

With a syllabus full of classics from Sondheim to Lloyd Webber and songs from new musicals there’s something for everyone with ABRSM Singing For Musical Theatre exams. The post Want to si…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 06:35AM
Friday, June 18, 2021

New #BackOnStage prize to be won! by Megan

Post before 31 August 2021 to feature on our wall & be automatically entered to win £200 in Theatre Tokens & a two-night stay at The Resident Covent Garden. The post New #BackOnStag…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 05:57AM
Thursday, June 17, 2021

London Theatre News Today: Thursday 17 June by Megan

Check out the rehearsal images for Heathers, opening at the Theatre Royal Haymarket from 21 June PLUS the final guest stars are announced for Wonderville. The post London Theatre News Today:…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 06:19AM
Tuesday, June 15, 2021

The Prince Of Egypt confirms company of 154 for West End return by Megan

The Prince Of Eygpt returns on 1 July with new ensemble cast members Catherine Cornwall, Daniel Luiz & Samuel Sarpong-Broni making their West End debuts The post The Prince Of Egypt conf…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 10:52AM
Wednesday, May 19, 2021

London Theatre News Today: Wednesday 19 May by Megan

Kevin Clifton and Faye Tozer join the cast of Singin' In The Rain at Sadler's Wells and Come From Away extends booking to 2022. The post London Theatre News Today: Wednesday 19 May appeared …

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 07:51AM

Our trip to the first performance of Cruise by Megan

"A powerhouse solo performance, full of nostalgia and a love story to life", our thoughts on Cruise and it's celebration of queer culture. Must end 13 June! The post Our trip to the first p…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 07:15AM
Sunday, May 16, 2021

‘Stage Door with…’, our final series with Sky VIP by Megan

'Stage Door with...', Official London Theatre's final series with SkyVIP featuring episodes with Amélie The Musical, Back To The Future & more! The post ‘Stage Door with…’, our fi…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 04:45AM
Friday, May 14, 2021

London Theatre News Today: Friday 14 May by Megan

Broadway star Sutton Foster to replace Megan Mullally in Anything Goes. Article will be updated with more theatre news from today as it comes in. The post London Theatre News Today: Friday 1…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 03:02AM

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