Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Pantomime returns to London Palladium in 2017 with Dick Whittington

     Qdos Entertainment brought pantomime back to the stage of the London Palladium this year with Cinderella. The success of the production has been undeniable, breaking the …

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Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Tickets now on sale for Brodsky/Baryshnikov in London's Apollo Theatre, West End

     Tickets are now on sale for the strictly limited 4 show run of Brodsky/Baryshnikov in London's Apollo Theatre, West End. Running from 3-6 May 2017, this one man …

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Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Tickets go on Sale for Carousel at the London Coliseum

     Tomorrow, 30th November 2016 at 9am, tickets go on public sale for the highly anticipated five week run of Roger and Hammerstein's Carousel at English National Opera&…

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Friday, November 18, 2016

Full Cast Announced for RENT at The Other Place (formerly St. James Theatre)

   Bruce Guthrie’s production of Jonathan Larson's heart rending multiple award winning rock musical RENT is set to run at The Other Place (former the St. James Theatre) …

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Announcements on new cast members joining David Tennant in Don Juan in Soho

     David Tennat is slated to play the title role in Don Juan in Soho, loosely based on Moliere's tragicomedy Don Juan. The story follows the debauched adventures of…

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Thursday, November 17, 2016

Full Cast Announced for RENT at The Other Palace (formerly St. James Theatre)

   Bruce Guthrie’s production of Jonathan Larson's heart rending multiple award winning rock musical RENT is set to run at The Other Palace (former the St. James Theatre)…

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Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Lee Mack to make his West End debut alongside Griff Rhys Jones in The Miser

It has been announced that BAFTA winning comedian Lee Mack with make his West End debut in Sean Foley's revival of Moliere's classic comedy The Miser.   

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London's West End Cast of Disney's Aladdin to open Children in Need Appeal Show

Curious about Disney's Aladdin on London's West End?  Well don't be late when you tune in to Children in Need.

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Tuesday, November 8, 2016

The Wind in the Willows musical confirms run at London's Palladium

     Following its highly praised pre-West End run, major new musical The Wind in the Willows is set to return to the West End in London's Palladium Theatre. Brought to li…

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Friday, November 4, 2016

Grammy Winner Sheena Easton set to debut on West End in 42nd Street

It has been announced today that Grammy winning artist Sheena Easton will make her West End debut starring in 42nd Street at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane. Easton, who has sold more tha…

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Wednesday, November 2, 2016

David Tennant to lead cast in Don Juan In Soho. Tickets now on sale for a limited 11-week run

David Tennant returns to the West End in March 2017 to play the title role in Patrick Marber’s Don Juan in Soho. The production will preview at Wyndham’s Thea…

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Tom Stoppard's Travesties makes the move to the West End

Following a record breaking run at Menier Chocolate Factory where tickets sold-out in advance of the first preview, Stoppard's Travesties is transferring to the Apollo Theatre for a limi…

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DAVID TENNANT to lead cast in DON JUAN IN SOHO - Written and directed by PATRICK MARBER

DAVID TENNANT TO LEAD CAST IN DON JUAN IN SOHO WRITTEN AND DIRECTED BY PATRICK MARBER TICKETS ON SALE AT 1PM FOR THIS STRICTLY LIMITED ELEVEN WEEK RUN  David…

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Friday, September 23, 2016

Imelda Staunton and Conleth Hill star in Edward Albee’s Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Sonia Friedman Productions presents Imelda Staunton and Conleth Hill in Edward Albee’s landmark play Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? at the Harold Pinter Thea…

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Thursday, September 15, 2016

The Libertine Opens 22 September, Production Photos Released

Dominic Cooper stars in Stephen Jeffreys’ sexually charged masterpiece The Libertine this autumn. Directed by Olivier and Tony Award-winning Terry Johnson, the play continues its limit…

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School Of Rock West End Cast And Creative Announced

Andrew Lloyd Webber is the composer of some of the world’s best known musicals including Cats, Evita, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Jesus Christ Superstar, The Phantom …

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Lillian Hellman's Acclaimed The Autumn Garden To Open At Jermyn Street Theatre This October

This October, Jermyn Street Theatre presents the UK premiere of The Autumn Garden by acclaimed US playwright, screenwriter and political activist Lillian Hellman.  Nominated for the New…

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Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Mamma Mia! And Mousetrap Theatre Projects To Present Another 'Relaxed Performance' Following Huge Success Of Previous

Following the huge success of the previous ‘relaxed performance’ of MAMMA MIA! in 2013, the show’s producers and Mousetrap Theatre Projects (MTP) have decided to present a …

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Thursday, September 8, 2016

Natasha J Barnes To Play Title Role In London Palladium Cinderella As Final Casting Announced

Natasha J Barnes who will play the title role of Cinderella, Suzie Chard and Wendy Sommerville who will play The Wicked Stepsisters complete the casting for the London Palladium Pantomime th…

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Golden Globe Winner And Five-Time Oscar Nominee Ed Harris To Make West End Debut In The Buried Child

For the first time, the multi award-winning, international star Ed Harris (Pollock, The Hours, The Truman Show and the forthcoming HBO series from J.J. Abrams & Jonathan Nolan; Westworld…

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Even Before It Opens, The Full Monty Tour Is A Blockbuster With £5 Million Advance & Extra Performances Announced

As previously announced, the 2016/17 UK Tour of Simon Beaufoy’s THE FULL MONTY is led by Gary Lucy as Gaz, with Andrew Dunn as Gerald, Louis Emerick as Horse, Chris Fountain as Guy and…

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Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Last Chance To See The Critically Acclaimed Smash Hit American Idiot Closing 25 September 2016

In the immortal (and slightly edited) words of Green Day, it’s time to ‘Wake Up Before September Ends’ to catch the smash hit UK production of American Idiot at the Arts Th…

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West End Musical Phenomenon Wicked Extends Booking To November 2017, New Cast Takes To Stage

WICKED, the award-winning West End musical phenomenon that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, is pleased to announce the opening of its 22nd new booking period, on Monda…

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The Addams Family, A Musical Comedy To Premiere In UK & Ireland

United Theatrical, Aria Entertainment and Music & Lyrics Limited are delighted to present, in association with the Festival Theatre Edinburgh, the UK & Irish premiere of THE ADDAMS F…

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The Addams Family, A New Touring Production of the Musical Comedy In UK & Ireland

United Theatrical, Aria Entertainment and Music & Lyrics Limited are delighted to present, in association with the Festival Theatre Edinburgh, the UK & Irish premiere a new touring p…

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Matt Smith, Daisy Lewis, Hugh Bonneville & More Announced For National Youth Theatre's 60th Anniversary Gala

Paul Roseby, Artistic Director and Chief Executive of the National Youth Theatre of Great Britain (NYT) has today announced the initial line up of alumni who will join current members on sta…

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Monday, September 5, 2016

Over 200,000 Tickets Sold For Breakfast At Tiffany's

With just over two weeks to go before the West End run of Breakfast at Tiffany’s ends and Georgia May Foote replaces Pixie Lott as Holly Golightly to complete the last two months of th…

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BalletBoyz To Present Their First Ever Feature Length Film

The internationally acclaimed, all-male dance company BalletBoyz is to present their first ever full length feature film, Young Men. BalletBoyz, renowned for their use of film and technology…

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Wednesday, August 31, 2016

First Look: Anita Dobson As Madame Morrible And New Cast Of Wicked In London

WICKED, the award-winning West End musical phenomenon that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, is pleased to release the first production pictures of Anita Dobson as Mada…

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Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Murder Ballad Extends Booking Period, Now Booking To 3rd December

Murder Ballad, starring Kerry Ellis, Ramin Karimloo, Victoria Hamilton – Barritt and Norman Bowman, extends booking period to December 3rd at The Arts Theatre. Completing the cast are…

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Thursday, August 4, 2016

Casting News: Richard Madden Will Not Return To Romeo And Juliet At The Garrick, Freddie Fox Takes Over Role Of Romeo

The Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company today sadly announced that due to medical advice, Richard Madden will not be returning to the company of Romeo and Juliet before the production completes …

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