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Wednesday, June 28, 2017

NEWS: Full cast announced for Jesus Christ Superstar’s Open Air return by Press Releases

Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre has announced completed casting for Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Jesus Christ Superstar, which returns to the theatre from 11 August in an extended r…

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Tuesday, June 27, 2017

NEWS & PHOTOS: Cast announced for 35th anniversary revival of Kevin Elyot’s Coming Clean by Press Releases

The King’s Head Theatre has announced casting for the 35th anniversary production ofComing Clean, Kevin Elyot’s first play, directed by King’s Head artistic director Adam Spreadbury-Ma…

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NEWS: Arts Council announces extra £170m for #ACEfunding outside London by Press Releases

Today, Arts Council England announced that it will invest an additional £170million outside London between 2018 and 2022.

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NEWS: Drayton Arms launches annual #EdFringe award with London transfer prizes by Press Releases

London fringe venue Drayton Arms Theatre has announced its annual "Eddies Award" for theatre companies performing at the Edinburgh Fringe. Three shows will win immediate Eddies transfers to …

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Monday, June 26, 2017

NEWS: Capacity West End Live weekend kicks off summer theatre celebrations by Press Releases

London theatre is celebrating following the triumphant West End LIVE 2017, which saw hundreds of thousands flock to Trafalgar Square, a testament to the enduring appeal and resilience of the…

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Friday, June 23, 2017

NEWS: Evita rises once again in London at the Phoenix Theatre by Press Releases

The story of an ordinary woman’s meteoric rise to power at a time of extraordinary political unrest, Evita is set to captivate West End audiences again as it makes a much anticipated retur…

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NEWS: Downton Abbey’s Laura Carmichael completes the cast of Apologia, TICKETS ON SALE by Press Releases

Final casting has been announced for Apologia, which will begin previews on 29th July at Trafalgar Studios. Laura Carmichael will join previously announced Tony and Emmy award winner Stockar…

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Thursday, June 22, 2017

NEWS: Strictly star Joanne Clifton and A1 singer Ben Adams make sparks in a new tour of Flashdance the Musical by Press Releases

  Flashdance – The Musical returns to the UK for the first time since 2011 starring Strictly favourite Joanne Clifton and singer-songwriter Ben Adams, and will arrive at Glasgow King…

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Wednesday, June 21, 2017

NEWS: Kenny Wax appointed new President of Society of London Theatre by Press Releases

Society of London Theatre (SOLT) has announced that Kenny Wax has been appointed as its new President. Kenny brings extensive experience to SOLT having produced plays, musicals and family th…

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NEWS: Around the World in 80 Days lands at London’s Cadogan Hall in August by Press Releases

The New Vic Theatre’s celebrated production of Jules Verne’s Around the World in 80 Days adapted by Laura Eason and directed by Theresa Heskins arrives at London’s Cadogan Hall, as par…

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NEWS: Five Guys Named Moe finds its cast, TICKETS ONSALE by Press Releases

Underbelly Productions have today announced full casting for a brand new production of Clarke Peters’ Olivier Award-winning and Tony-Award nominated musical, Five Guys Named Moe. The produ…

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NEWS: Everyone is talking about Everybody’s Talking About Jamie coming to London by Press Releases

Thanks to Jamie Campbell, Firecracker Films, Michael Ball, Sheffield Theatres and Nica Burns, a new British musical by a new British theatre writing and directing team, Everybody’s Talking…

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NEWS: Dean Chisnall, Kelly Price, Gay Soper and more cast in Adrian Mole the Musical, TICKETS ONSALE by Press Releases

The Menier Chocolate Factory today announces the full company for their brand new production of Sue Townsend’s The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 3/4 – The Musical which opens i…

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NEWS: Additional casting announced for Simon Stephens’ new version of The Seagull, TICKETS ONSALE by Press Releases

The Lyric Hammersmith has announced further casting for Simon Stephens’s new version of Anton Chekhov’s highly renowned play, The Seagull, directed by Artistic Director Sean Holmes.

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Tuesday, June 20, 2017

NEWS: Juliet Stevenson and Lia Williams return in Mary Stuart for West End transfer and UK tour by Press Releases

All hail the queens. Following a critically acclaimed, sold-out season at the Almeida in 2016-17, Robert Icke’s new adaptation of Mary Stuart transfers to the Duke of York’s Theatre in L…

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NEWS: Amazing line-up for Songs and Solidarity, a West End fundraiser for Grenfell Tower fire by Press Releases

The tragedy of the Grenfell Tower fire was a devastating loss but a small mercy has been the way in which so many have responded in offering various means of help and support. Adding to this…

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Monday, June 19, 2017

NEWS: Rising British stars leading the cast of Loot by Press Releases

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of Joe Orton's darkly comic masterpiece Loot, the Park Theatre's forthcoming production of the play has announced initial casting news, with Calvin Demba, Sa…

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PHOTOS: First London production in 60 years of James Bridie’s Mr Gillie by Press Releases

Have you got your tickets yet to the Finborough Theatre's latest rediscovery, the first London production in 60 years of James Bridie's Mr Gillie? Check out these new production photos and t…

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NEWS: Courtroom staging for new production of Agatha Christie’s Witness for the Prosecution by Press Releases

Order order! The innovative brains of Eleanor Lloyd Productions and Rebecca Stafford Productions have revealed an ingenious staging concept for a major new production of Agatha Christie's Wi…

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NEWS: Sense8 star Freema Agyeman joins Stockard Channing in Apologia, TICKETS ON SALE by Press Releases

No apologies here, as further casting has now been announced for Apologia: Doctor Who and Sense8 star Freema Agyeman, Olivier Award-winner Desmond Barritt and Joseph Millson join Stockard C…

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Saturday, June 17, 2017

NEWS: Orange Tree Theatre present the Roundabout Plays from Paines Plouf by Press Releases

Co-Artistic Directors of Paines Plough, James Grieve and George Perrin, announced that Black Mountain, Out Of Love How To Be A Kid will transfer to Orange Tree Theatre in January 2018.

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NEWS: Orange Tree Theatre looks at life lived now for its latest season by Press Releases

Artistic Director Paul Miller announces six months of the multi-award winning Off West End theatre’s unique brand of rediscovered classics and new plays, alongside work for young people an…

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NEWS: Bad Girl Debra Stephenson joins Diana Vickers in Son of a Preacher Man by Press Releases

Son of a Preacher Man today announces that Bad Girls and Coronation Street star Debra Stephenson will create the role of Alison in this heart-warming new musical, joining Diana Vickers in th…

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Friday, June 16, 2017

NEWS: The Rat Pack boys are back in town! by Press Releases

Olivier Award-nominated The Rat Pack - Live from Las Vegas returns in triumph to the Theatre Royal, Haymarket for a strictly limited season from Wednesday 13 December 2017 - Saturday 3 Febru…

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NEWS: Anne-Marie Duff & Kenneth Cranham star in Heisenberg premiere, TICKETS ON SALE by Press Releases

Newly formed Elliott & Harper Productions announce their first West End show. Marianne Elliott directs Anne-Marie Duff & Kenneth Cranham in the UK premiere of Simon Stephens’ Hei…

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NEWS: Hamilton alert! Hamilton alert! Full cast announced! by Press Releases

Producers Jeffrey Seller and Cameron Mackintosh are delighted to announce that Jamael Westman (Alexander Hamilton) and Michael Jibson (King George) will join the previously announced West En…

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NEWS: The National Theatre’s latest season packs in Tony Award winners Oslo by Press Releases

The National Theatre's June 2017 - January 2018 season is live: Network, with Bryan Cranston; John Tiffany directs Pinocchio; Tony Award-winning play Oslo opens in the Lyttelton; Barber Shop…

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Wednesday, June 14, 2017

NEWS: Judge John Deed, Martin Shaw, proves he can be The Best Man in Gore Vidal’s political thriller by Press Releases

Martin Shaw leads the cast in the timely UK premiere of Gore Vidal’s award winning political thriller, The Best Man, about ambition, political scandal, ruthlessness… and the race for the…

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NEWS: Trevor Nunn and Oliver Cotton host Dessert at Southwark Playhouse by Press Releases

Following on from his success with Daytona at the Theatre Royal, Haymarket, Oliver Cotton, has written a new play for our time, Dessert, at Southwark Playhouse from 12 July 2017 - 5 August 2…

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NEWS: Nadia Fall becomes new Artistic Director at Theatre Royal Stratford East by Press Releases

Theatre Royal Stratford East today announce the appointment of Nadia Fall as their new Artistic Director. Fall takes up the role full time from 1 January 2018, taking over from Kerry Michael.

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WATCH: Musical version of Jane Austen’s Persuasion returns for Camden Fringe, One night only by Press Releases

After success last summer, Chamber Opera Tours returns to London with its original musical adaptation of Jane Austen’s beloved final novel Persuasion, commemorating the 200th anniversary o…

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