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Friday, October 20, 2017

VIDEO: Counting down to When Midnight Strikes opening at Drayton Arms Theatre by Press Releases

British musical When Midnight Strikes, first seen at the Finborough Theatre in 2007, returns to the London fringe this month in a brand-new production running for a limited season at Drayton…

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NEWS: Mel Giedroyc stars in Much Ado About Nothing for Rose Kingston’s ten-year anniversary by Press Releases

Rose Theatre Kingston announces the centrepiece of their ten-year anniversary: Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing, starring Mel Giedroyc as Beatrice and directed by Simon Dormandy in a …

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NEWS: 20 years after its West End, Kander & Ebb musical The Rink gets major revival at Southwark Playhouse by Press Releases

Twenty years after it was first seen in the West End, Kander and Ebb's Tony and Olivier Award-winning Broadway musical THE RINK will get its first major London revival in the new year at Sou…

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NEWS: Meera Syal follows Craig Revel Horwood as Miss Hannigan to finish Annie’s West End run by Press Releases

Meera Syal will join the West End company of Annie to play the role of Miss Hannigan from 27 November 2017 for the duration of the run which concludes at London's Piccadilly Theatre, as prev…

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Thursday, October 19, 2017

LISTEN: Counting down to Tiger Bay musical premiere, starring John Owen-Jones in Cardiff by Press Releases

Less than a month to go until the official world premiere of Tiger Bay the Musical! Specially commissioned by Wales Millennium Centre and with a 39-strong cast led by Welsh musical superstar…

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FEATURED SHOW: Howard Barker’s The Castle at The Space, ★★★★ reviews are in! by Press Releases

Have you booked yet to see The Space’s rare revival of 1985 play The Castle? This major new production of Howard Barker’s “theatre of catastrophe” modern classic marks t…

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VIDEO: Lorca classic The House Of Bernarda Alba comes to London’s home of Spanish theatre by Press Releases

Lorca classic The House of Bernarda Alba (La Casa de Bernarda Alba) gets a major new production – with performances in both Spanish and English – at the custom-built Cervantes T…

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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

PHOTOS & VIDEO: Sneak-peek at brand-new @_bridgetheatre & premiere of #YoungMarx by Press Releases

Previews begin tonight (18 October) for the world premiere of new Richard Bean comedy Young Marx, the first flagship offering at the new Bridge Theatre, founded by former National Theatre su…

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Tuesday, October 17, 2017

NEWS: Royal Court organises one-day Weinstein response, Vicky Featherstone’s full statement by Press Releases

As the topic of sexual abuse and harassment continues to make international headlines following numerous allegations involving Hollywood and theatre producer Harvey Weinstein, the Royal Cou…

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NEWS: Broadway’s Adrienne Warren stars in world premiere of Tina Turner bio-musical by Press Releases

Tina Turner announced today that fellow American Adrienne Warren will portray her in the world premiere of the new musical TINA, which starts performances at the West End's Aldwych Theatre o…

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NEWS: Building the Wall, Rothschild musical & David Haig’s Pressure lead Park’s 2018 season by Press Releases

The first half of the 2018 programme at London's Park Theatre, running from January to June, will feature five world, European, UK and London premiere productions.

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NEWS: Stomp posts closing notices after 15 years in West End by Press Releases

The Olivier Award-winning and global phenomenon STOMP will end its 15-year run in London’s West End on 7 January 2018, following a box office record-breaking 10-year run at London’s Amba…

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Monday, October 16, 2017

PHOTOS: First look at Front Foot’s Richard III thriller #TrickyRicky by Press Releases

Front Foot Theatre's new dystopian take on Shakespeare classic Richard III officially opens tomorrow (18 October 2017) at London’s Cockpit Theatre, where its limited season continues until…

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Friday, October 13, 2017

PHOTOS: First look at Natasha J Barnes making her fringe play debut in Tryst by Press Releases

Musical star Natasha J Barnes, who famously took over to rave reviews from Sheridan Smith in Funny Girl in the West End, now makes her fringe play debut in two-hander thriller Tryst. Sneak a…

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NEWS: Sheila Hancock to lead London premiere of Harold and Maude by Press Releases

Olivier Award-winning West End star Sheila Hancock is to star in the London premiere of the black comedy romantic drama Harold and Maude. The show will run at Charing Cross Theatre from Mond…

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

FEATURED SHOW: Jeffery Kissoon stars in @SplitmoonTC #Demons at Shoreditch church by Press Releases

Jeffery Kissoon stars in Split Moon Theatre's adaptation of Dostoevsky's prophetic DEMONS, stage in St Leonard's Church in Shoreditch for a strictly limited season to mark the centenary of t…

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NEWS: #TheAssassinationOfKatieHopkins musical premieres @ClwydTweets in April 2018 by Press Releases

The Assassination of Katie Hopkins, a new musical from Chris Bush and Matt Winkworth inspired by the controversial tabloid columnist and conservative provocateur, will receive its world prem…

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Wednesday, October 11, 2017

NEWS: Premiere of new play Picasso starring Peter Tate inaugurates Playground Theatre by Press Releases

London's newest Off-West End venue, the Playground, will officially open its doors to the public for the first time next month with the world premiere of PICASSO, a new play about the renown…

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Tuesday, October 10, 2017

NEWS: Small Faces musical All or Nothing announces West End transfer as album released by Press Releases

ALL OR NOTHING – THE MOD MUSICAL, based on the story of the Small Faces, will play a limited West End season in the new year at the Arts Theatre from 6 February to 11 March 2018.

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The Castle Interview: ‘There’s no fighting, men are only used for baby-making’ by Press Releases

As The Space's rare revival of Howard Barker's 1985 dystopian masterpiece THE CASTLE opens, stars Anthony Cozens and Shelley Davenport talk power, love and what audiences can expect.

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FEATURED SHOW: What Shadows at the Park Theatre, ★★★★ reviews are in! by Press Releases

Have you booked yet to see Ian McDiarmid in "the performance of the year" as Enoch Powell in Chris Hannan's explosive new drama What Shadows? We've rounded up some of our favourite review qu…

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Monday, October 9, 2017

FEATURED SHOW: Audiences are raving about The Swallow at the Cervantes Theatre, Last chance to see! by Press Releases

Only a few days left to see Guillem Clua's explosive new two-hander The Swallow, inspired by last year's homophobic terrorist attack at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida. The world premier…

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NEWS: Union Theatre revives Peter Nichols’ Privates on Parade in November by Press Releases

The Union Theatre will present Peter Nichols' Olivier Award-winning play with music PRIVATES ON PARADE next month, directed by Kirk Jameson and starring Simon Green as cross-dressing Captain…

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Friday, October 6, 2017

NEWS: Cate Blanchett, Lin-Manuel Miranda & Anna Wintour co-host Evening Standard Awards on 3 Dec by Press Releases

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Cate Blanchett, former American Vogue editor Anna Wintour and Phoebe Waller-Bridge will help host this year's Evening Standard Theatre Awards on 3 December.

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NEWS: Frost/Nixon & world premiere of Chicken Soup lead Sheffield’s 2018 season by Press Releases

Peter Morgan's Frost/Nixon receives its regional premiere in Sheffield Theatres' 2018 season, along with the world premiere of Chicken Soup. and major revivals of The York Realist, One Flew …

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NEWS: Gothic musical The Grinning Man transfers from Bristol to West End by Press Releases

Gothic musical The Grinning Man transfers to the West End's Trafalgar Studios 1 for an open-ended from 5 December 2017. Tickets will go on sale on Wednesday 11 October 2017.

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Wednesday, October 4, 2017

FEATURED SHOW: Arrows & Traps’ Frankenstein at Brockley Jack Theatre, ★★★★ reviews are in! by Press Releases

Have you caught the Arrows & Traps’ “fearlessly inventive” adaptation of Frankenstein? The production has been nominated for two Offies – Best Director for Ross…

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NEWS: Outgoing Northern Broadsides boss Barrie Rutter joins The Captive Queen at the Globe by Press Releases

Barrie Rutter will play the role of The Emperor in his forthcoming production of The Captive Queen, a Shakespeare’s Globe and Northern Broadsides co-production, which runs in the Globe's i…

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NEWS: Full cast announced to join Josie Lawrence in Brecht’s Mother Courage by Press Releases

Final casting has been announced to join multi award-winning actor-comedian Josie Lawrence in a new production of Brecht's Mother Courage and Her Children at London's Southwark Playhouse.

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NEWS: Old Vic’s Girl From the North Country transfers to West End in Dec by Press Releases

Due to phenomenal demand following a sell-out, critically acclaimed run at The Old Vic, Bob Dylan’s and Conor McPherson’s Girl from the North Country will transfer to the West End for …

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Tuesday, October 3, 2017

NEWS: Full cast announced for West End transfer of Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, TICKETS ONSALE by Press Releases

Full casting has been announced for the West End transfer of Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, directed by Jonathan Butterell and written by Dan Gillespie Sells and Tom MacRae, which will …

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