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Monday, October 14, 2019

Best of the Blogs: The Mates give their verdicts on Joe Egg, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Mites, Islander & more by Press Releases

In our continuing series, our editor Lisa Martland picks out some of her Top Picks from the last week of theatre (to 13 October 2019), ranging from Aleks Sierz’s thoughts on the sti…

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Friday, October 11, 2019

NEWS: Sheffield Theatres’ acclaimed production of Life of Pi transfers to the West End by Press Releases

Sheffield Theatres’ acclaimed production of Life of Pi, directed by Max Webster, will transfer to London’s Wyndham’s Theatre in 2020 with performances beginning on 22 June (press night…

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Friday, October 4, 2019

NEWS: RSC’s summer season 2020 features Miles Jupp debut & programme of European texts by Press Releases

The Royal Shakespeare Company has announced its schedule for summer 2020, a season of Shakespeare plays exploring separation, loss and deep bonds of family.

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Thursday, October 3, 2019

NEWS: Cormac McCarthy , Lucy Prebble & Kathy Burke all feature in Boulevard Theatre’s 2020 season by Press Releases

Artistic director Rachel Edwards has announced the Boulevard Theatre’s 2020 season. The new venue opens on 24 October 2019 with Dave Malloy’s Ghost Quartet, directed by Bill Buckhurst wi…

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Wednesday, October 2, 2019

NEWS: RSC concludes its partnership with BP by Press Releases

The Royal Shakespeare Company has announced its decision to conclude its partnership with BP at the end of this year.  BP have supported the RSC’s £5 ticket scheme for 16 to 25 year o…

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Tuesday, October 1, 2019

NEWS: Lazarus Theatre announces Macbeth, Hedda Gabler & Peter Pan for 2020 by Press Releases

Award-winning ensemble company Lazarus Theatre has announced their third annual residency at Greenwich Theatre with a 2020 line-up of three re-imagined classics - Macbeth, Hedda Gabler and P…

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Monday, September 30, 2019

NEWS: Menier Chocolate Factory announces initial casting for major revival of The Boy Friend by Press Releases

The Menier Chocolate Factory has announced initial casting for its major revival of Sandy Wilson’s The Boy Friend running at the theatre from 22 November 2019 to 7 March 2020 (press night …

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NEWS: Broadway musical Be More Chill will make its UK premiere at The Other Palace by Press Releases

Broadway fan favourite musical Be More Chill is to transfer to London to make its UK premiere at The Other Palace, playing from 12 February to 3 May 2020, with press night on 18 February.

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Wednesday, September 25, 2019

NEWS: Nominations are announced for the UK Theatre Awards 2019 by Press Releases

The list of nominees has been revealed for this year’s UK Theatre Awards, the only nationwide awards to honour and celebrate outstanding achievements in theatre throughout England, Scotlan…

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NEWS: David Mitchell will make his West End debut in Ben Elton’s Upstart Crow by Press Releases

David Mitchell is to make his West End debut in 2020 in Ben Elton’s stage adaptation of the critically acclaimed BBC TV sitcom, Upstart Crow. This all-new comedy – written especially for…

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NEWS: Ian Rickson directs Conor McPherson’s new adaptation of Uncle Vanya starring Toby Jones & Richard Armitage by Press Releases

Sonia Friedman Productions has announced Conor McPherson’s new adaptation of Anton Chekhov’s Uncle Vanya directed by Ian Rickson which will run at the Harold Pinter Theatre from 14 Janua…

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Monday, September 23, 2019

NEWS: Almeida Theatre’s production of Robert Icke’s The Doctor transfers to the West End by Press Releases

Robert Icke’s Almeida Theatre production, The Doctor, will transfer to the Duke of York’s Theatre from 20 April to 11 July 2020, with press night on 29 April. Olivier Award winner Juliet…

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Friday, September 20, 2019

NEWS: UK tour & West End run announced for Blithe Spirit starring Jennifer Saunders by Press Releases

Noël Coward’s classic comedy Blithe Spirit, directed by Richard Eyre and starring Jennifer Saunders, will return next year for a UK tour followed by a strictly limited six-week engagement…

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NEWS: Hit production of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat returns to the London Palladium in summer 2020 by Press Releases

Michael Harrison and The Really Useful Group have announce that the new, smash hit production of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat will return to the iconic London Palladium in su…

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Monday, September 16, 2019

NEWS: Turbine Theatre’s first musical will be High Fidelity by Press Releases

The UK premiere of the new musical comedy High Fidelity, based on the acclaimed British novel by Nick Hornby (State Of The Union/About A Boy/Fever Pitch), is the second production in Paul Ta…

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Sunday, September 15, 2019

NEWS: The 2019 winners of The Stage Debut Awards are announced by Press Releases

The 2019 winners of The Stage Debut Awards, in association with Access Entertainment, were announced in a ceremony which took place at The Brewery, London this weekend.

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Saturday, September 14, 2019

NEWS: Casting announced for Les Miserables at Sondheim Theatre by Press Releases

Cameron Mackintosh has announced casting for Boublil and Schönberg’s Les Misérables at the newly restored Sondheim Theatre, when the theatre re-opens on 18 December 2019 following its ma…

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‘An exploration of the senses’: THE EYES OF THE NIGHT – Cervantes Theatre by Press Releases

It’s an intriguing premise. A successful middle-aged woman approaches a blind lottery ticket seller and offers him money to spend an hour in a hotel room with her. What does she want, and …

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Friday, September 13, 2019

NEWS: The full West End cast is announced for the London premiere of Dear Evan Hansen by Press Releases

The full West End cast has been announced for the London premiere of Dear Evan Hansen which begins performances with an all British cast, including several West End debuts, at the Noël Cowa…

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Thursday, September 12, 2019

NEWS: Rebecca Frecknall directs Lydia Wilson in The Duchess of Malfi at the Almeida Theatre by Press Releases

The Almeida Theatre has announced that associate director Rebecca Frecknall’s new production of John Webster’s revenge tragedy The Duchess of Malfi will star Lydia Wilson in the title ro…

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Wednesday, September 11, 2019

NEWS: Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre’s 2020 season opens with original 101 Dalmatians musical by Press Releases

Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre has announced its 2020 season which opens with its first newly commissioned musical, 101 Dalmatians (16 May to 21 June 2020, press night is 27 May), based on…

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Monday, September 9, 2019

NEWS: Pretty Woman The Musical will open in the West End on Valentine’s Day 2020 by Press Releases

Pretty Woman: The Musical will preview from Valentine’s Day 2020 at the Piccadilly Theatre where it will play for a strictly limited engagement of 46 weeks. Casting to be announced soon.

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Thursday, September 5, 2019

NEWS: Full casting is announced for the West End production of The Prince Of Egypt by Press Releases

The Prince Of Egypt, the brand-new stage musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Godspell), a book by Philip LaZebnik (Mulan, Pocahontas) and based on the celebrated…

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

NEWS: The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole musical closes two weeks earlier than planned by Press Releases

The West End production of Sue Townsend’s The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole aged 13¾ – The Musical at the Ambassadors Theatre will closer two weeks earlier than originally planned, on 28 …

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Tuesday, September 3, 2019

NEWS: Menier Chocolate Factory announces major revival of Sandy Wilson’s The Boy Friend by Press Releases

The Menier Chocolate Factory has announced a major revival of Sandy Wilson’s The Boy Friend, running at the theatre from 22 November 2019 until 7 March 2020 (press night is 3 December), di…

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Sunday, September 1, 2019

NEWS: Further casting is announced for the West End transfer of Death of a Salesman by Press Releases

Two of Britain’s hottest young actors, Sope Dirisu and Natey Jones, will joining Wendell Pierce and Sharon D Clarke in the West End transfer of the highly acclaimed, sold-out Young Vic pro…

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Friday, August 23, 2019

NEWS: First casting announced for the RSC’s production of The Boy In The Dress by Press Releases

Rufus Hound, Irvine Iqbal, Natasha Lewis and Forbes Masson have been cast in The Boy in the Dress, the Royal Shakespeare Company’s new musical which runs in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre f…

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Thursday, August 15, 2019

Terri trips: Crystal Clear at the Old Red Lion & Sherlock Holmes at Baker Street by Press Releases

Not long left to see two of the Featured Show campaigns I've been working on recently: Crystal Clear at the Old Red Lion Theatre and Sherlock Holmes and The Invisible Thing, which takes Lon…

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Wednesday, August 14, 2019

NEWS: Patricia Hodge joins the cast of A Day in the Death of Joe Egg by Press Releases

Olivier Award winner and Miranda star Patricia Hodge will join the cast of Peter Nichols’ A Day in the Death of Joe Egg opposite Toby Stephens and Claire Skinner, running at London’s Tra…

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Thursday, August 8, 2019

NEWS: Six stars & Matthew Broderick amongst The Stage Debut Awards nominations by Press Releases

The Stage today (8 August 2019) announces the shortlist for The Stage Debut Awards 2019. The awards, now in their third year and presented in association with Access Entertainment, celebrate…

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Tuesday, August 6, 2019

NEWS: Roxana Silbert stages six premieres in her inaugural Hampstead Theatre season by Press Releases

Ahead of Hamstead Theatre's 60th birthday next year, new artistic director Roxana Silbert recently announced her inaugural season at the north London venue, including six premiere plays writ…

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