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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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Thursday, August 1, 2019

British hit musical Six announces its Broadway transfer by Press Releases

The West End musical phenomenon Six by Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss will open in New York at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre on 12 March 2020. Performances will begin on 13 February 2020.

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Wednesday, July 31, 2019

NEWS: Debbie Kurup & Gary Wilmot join the West End line-up for The Prince Of Egypt as further casting is announced by Press Releases

Joe Dixon (Seti), Debbie Kurup (Queen Tuya), Gary Wilmot (Jethro), Adam Pearce (Hotep), Tanisha Spring (Nefertari) and Silas Wyatt-Barke (Aaron) will join the previously announced Luke Brady…

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Monday, July 29, 2019

NEWS: New Jamie Lloyd West End season begins with James McAvoy in Cyrano de Bergerac by Press Releases

Golden Globe and Olivier Award nominated James McAvoy is to lead the company of Edmond Rostand’s Cyrano de Bergerac, the first in a new Jamie Lloyd season at the Playhouse Theatre from Nov…

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Saturday, July 27, 2019

NEWS: Full cast & creative team is announced for stage adaptation of The Man in the White Suit by Press Releases

The full cast and creative team is announced for Sean Foley’s stage adaptation of classic Ealing Studios comedy The Man in the White Suit.

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Friday, July 26, 2019

NEWS: Casting update for the West End production of Mary Poppins by Press Releases

Final adult casting has been announced for the new production of Mary Poppins which begins rehearsals in September 2019 and returns to its original West End home at the Prince Edward Theatre…

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Wednesday, July 24, 2019

NEWS: Lyric Hammersmith production of Noises Off heads to the West End by Press Releases

The Lyric Theatre, Hammersmith production of Michael Frayn’s classic farce about a farce, Noises Off will return to the West End for the fourth time as it heads to the Garrick Theatre from…

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Friday, July 19, 2019

NEWS: Toby Stephens & Claire Skinner will star in a West End revival of A Day in the Death of Joe Egg by Press Releases

Toby Stephens and Claire Skinner will make their long-awaited returns to the West End stage this autumn in Peter Nichols’ play A Day in the Death of Joe Egg.

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NEWS: Paterson Joseph to star in A Christmas Carol at The Old Vic by Press Releases

Paterson Joseph (Peep Show, Green Wing) is to star as Ebenezer Scrooge in Matthew Warchus’ big-hearted, hit production of Charles Dickens’ classic A Christmas Carol, adapted for the stag…

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NEWS: Final casting announced for Les Misérables – The Staged Concert by Press Releases

As rehearsals begin for Les Misérables – The Staged Concert, it has been announced that Shan Ako and Lily Kerhoas will complete the principal casting as Éponine and Cosette respectively.

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NEWS: Producers announce three new ways to see Fleabag in the West End by Press Releases

DryWrite, Soho Theatre and Annapurna Theatre have announced that there are three brand new ways to see the critically-acclaimed, multi-award-winning Fleabag in the West End this summer, writ…

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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

NEWS: Casting is announced for the West End transfer of Touching the Void by Press Releases

Casting has today been announced for the West End transfer of Tom Morris’ production of Touching the Void which will see original cast members Fiona Hampton, Patrick McNamee and Josh Willi…

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‘Half of the Hitler Youth who visited Tamworth did not survive the war’: Glenn Chandler on the real-life ‘spyclists’ who inspired The Good Sco by Press Releases

When Glenn Chandler came across an old newspaper article about the Hitler Youth's 'peace and friendship' cycle tours to England, he had to find out more... and dramatise the story as an urge…

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Monday, July 15, 2019

NEWS: Ghost Stories returns to the West End in October 2019 for a limited run by Press Releases

Andy Nyman and Jeremy Dyson’s worldwide cult phenomenon Ghost Stories returns to the West End this autumn, following a hit extended run at the Lyric Hammersmith Theatre.

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Friday, July 12, 2019

NEWS: The Pet Shop Boys will create the music for upcoming stage adaptation of My Beautiful Laundrette by Press Releases

Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe of iconic British pop duo Pet Shop Boys have composed original music for the upcoming stage adaptation of Hanif Kureishi’s My Beautiful Laundrette, creating mus…

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NEWS: Full casting announced for Mischief Theatre’s new comedy Groan Ups at the Vaudeville Theatre by Press Releases

Mischief Theatre, the Olivier Award-winning company behind The Play That Goes Wrong, today announces the full cast for their brand-new comedy Groan Ups, running from 20 September until 1 Dec…

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Thursday, July 11, 2019

‘A brave, praiseworthy effort to revitalise the original text’: AN ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE – Playground Theatre by Press Releases

Doubtless many might find it an acquired taste, but this version of An Enemy of the People remains a brave, praiseworthy effort to revitalise the original text, full of talent, provocative o…

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NEWS: A reworked Sister Act starring Brenda Edwards will open at Curve in 2020 before tour & London season by Press Releases

A brand new production of the musical Sister Act, starring Brenda Edwards, will open at Curve Leicester on 21 April 2020, where it will play until 2 May, ahead of further UK venues and a Lon…

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Wednesday, July 10, 2019

NEWS: Amélie The Musical heads to London’s The Other Palace for Christmas season by Press Releases

Amélie The Musical will transfer to London’s The Other Palace from 29 November 2019 to 1 February 2020 (press night is 3 December), following its current UK tour and its season premiere a…

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‘Its ideas are lively & thought-provoking’: RUST – Bush Theatre by Press Releases

New play Rust at the Bush, about an extramarital affair, is short but emotionally truthful and invigorating.

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Monday, July 8, 2019

NEWS: Paul Taylor-Mills will lead the new Turbine Theatre at Battersea Power Station by Press Releases

Presented by Bill Kenwright and founded and led by artistic director Paul Taylor-Mills, the Turbine Theatre is a brand new theatre on the banks of the Thames next to the iconic Battersea Pow…

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NEWS: Bryony Shanahan & Roy Alexander Weise are announced as new Royal Exchange artistic directors by Press Releases

The Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester has announced the appointment of Roy Alexander Weise and Bryony Shanahan as its new joint artistic directors. Both will join executive director Stephen…

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Friday, July 5, 2019

NEWS: Queen’s Theatre will be renamed in honour of Stephen Sondheim by Press Releases

Cameron Mackintosh has announced that in honour of Stephen Sondheim’s 90th birthday in March 2020, the Queen’s Theatre will be renamed the Sondheim Theatre, making him the only living ar…

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FIRST-LOOK PHOTOS: An Enemy of the People blows the whistle on Grenfrell by Press Releases

Ibsen's 1892 classic An Enemy of the People comes crashing into the 21st century with this new London-set version, written and directed by Jolley Gosnold, which officially opens tonight (5 J…

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Wednesday, July 3, 2019

NEWS: Young people learn about offstage careers on Inspiring Future Theatre Day by Press Releases

Theatres, arts organisations and industry professionals across the UK have been celebrating the wide range of offstage theatre careers available for young people, as part of #InspiringFuture…

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Sunday, June 30, 2019

NEWS: Noel Sullivan will play Dewey Finn in the West End production of School of Rock from August 2019 by Press Releases

Noel Sullivan will join the award-winning show School of Rock – The Musical from 19 August 2019 and will play the lead role of Dewey Finn at the Gillian Lynne Theatre. The hit West End pro…

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NEWS: Gate Theatre’s 40th anniversary season features six premieres & a new manifesto for change by Press Releases

Gate Theatre artistic director Ellen McDougall has announced the 40th anniversary season for west London's Gate Theatre, comprising six new productions - four world premieres, two UK premier…

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