Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Kiss Me, Kate "simply Wunderbar"

Opera North’s revival of Kiss Me Kate played at The London Coliseum.  The musical is set both on and off stage during a production of The Taming of The Shrew, in which we follow the temp…

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The Tiger Who Came to Tea

The Tiger Who Came To Tea is a lovely outing for families and is a great way to gently introduce little ones to the theatre. 

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The Jungle "devastatingly brilliant"

I see many shows as a writer. Ordinarily, I scribble down notes on the play and mentally compose paragraphs whilst my eyes zoom in on actors catching my attention, ready to piece it all toge…

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Friday, July 13, 2018

Third-year casting announced for School of Rock

'We don't need no education.' The West End production of School of Rock, which is now playing at the newly renamed Gillian Lynne Theatre, has just announced its cast for its third consecutiv…

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New cast members announced for Everybody’s Talking About Jamie

Everybody is still talking about this multi-award-winning musical following a recent announcement that the show is being adapted into a major motion picture. Now, the production team for Eve…

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Bonnie Langford to join the cast of 42nd Street plus closing date announced

All good things must come to an end. It has just been announced that 42nd Street will be closing its run at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane early next year. The announcement does come with som…

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Prime Day Deal Reveal: School of Rock

Sometimes you just have to fake it until you make it, and that's precisely what rocker-turned-supply teacher Dewey sets out to do in School of Rock: The Musical. However, make no mistake, a…

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London Theatre Direct’s Amazon Prime Day Deals

Be a part of the magic this Amazon Prime Day and save up to 60% on some of the West End’s most spectacular shows. This huge global sales event is fast approaching, and as a member of Amazo…

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Thursday, July 12, 2018

Final casting announced for Company at the Gielgud Theatre

The production team for Company has just announced the show’s final cast members, who will be keeping Rosalie Craig and Patti Lupone company. The West End production of this legendary Broa…

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Prime Day Deal Reveal: The King and I

When two completely different worlds collide, can true love and acceptance conquer all? That is the question raised in the classic tale of The King and I, a musical based on a true story, …

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Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Prime Day Deal Reveal: Chicago

It's a new era for the West End revival of Chicago following the departure of Oscar Award-winning actor Cuba Gooding Jr as Billy Flynn and Chicago veteran Ruthie Henshall as Mama Morton…

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Tuesday, July 10, 2018

London Theatre Direct takes centre stage on Amazon Prime Day

Ticket retailer London Theatre Direct is poised to steal the show this month with their huge range of offers on top West End shows for Amazon Prime Day, an online global shopping event th…

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Prime Day Deal Reveal: The Comedy About A Bank Robbery

Diamonds are a crook's best friend, and discounts are a Londoner's best friend. As a part of London Theatre Direct's Amazon Prime Day deals, you'll be able to save up to 50% when you book T…

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Monday, July 9, 2018

Prime Day Deal Reveal: Strictly Ballroom

What would you do if your country and family didn’t believe in your unique talent? Would you conform to the strict conventions that have been set in place for years, or would you reject th…

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Saturday, July 7, 2018

Prime Day Deal Reveal: Imperium

The histories of Ancient Rome came to life in Robert Harris' best-selling Cicero Trilogy and now Mike Poulton, previously known for his incredible RSC adaptations of Hilary Mantel’s Wo…

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Friday, July 6, 2018

Prime Day Deal Reveal: Dreamgirls

For many of the greatest bands in history, making the big time was never a simple path from Point A to Point B. They had to hammer away and overcome various trials to make their wildest drea…

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Brief Encounter announces an early closing

The production team for Emma Rice’s musical adaptation of Noel Coward’s classic love story, Brief Encounter, has just announced that the show will be closing earlier than expected. The u…

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X-Factor winner Matt Cardle joins cast of Strictly Ballroom

Matt Cardle has just been confirmed to be starring in the West End production of Baz Luhrmann’s Strictly Ballroom The Musical, which is now playing at the Piccadilly Theatre. He is set to …

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Life Lessons from Chicago

I recently attended Chicago in London's Phoenix Theatre and I walked away thinking that Chicago might have some things to teach us...

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Full cast line-up for The Glenn Miller Story

With The Glenn Miller Story already in full swing at the London Coliseum, we are officially revealing to you the full cast line-up for this summer's biopic musical about famous trombonist a…

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Prime Day Deal Reveal: The Magic Flute

Princes and sorcerers and serpents, oh my! Enchanted opera The Magic Flute is set to make a triumphant return for the upcoming ENO Season. And as part of London Theatre Direct’s Amazon Pr…

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Thursday, July 5, 2018

Game of Thrones star Iwan Rheon has been cast in Dawn King’s Foxfinder

Game of Thrones star Iwan Rheon has just been announced to be starring in the West End revival of Dawn King’s award-winning play, Foxfinder, which premieres at the Ambassadors Theatre this…

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Heathers The Musical to transfer to the West End

How very! Smash-hit musical Heathers is set to transfer to the Theatre Royal Haymarket this September once it wraps up an incredibly successful run at The Other Palace on 4 August. The news …

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Prime Day Deal Reveal: Motown The Musical

Legends never die, and neither does their music. One of the most epic musicals to ever be staged in London’s West End, which features some of the catchiest tunes from the 60s, will be part…

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Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Prime Day Deal Reveal: La Bohème

Can true love conquer all? Perhaps you'll finally find the answer to this burning question in the highly anticipated return of La Bohème for the upcoming ENO Season. And as part of this ye…

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Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Prime Day Deal Reveal: Kinky Boots

It’s a good day to be fabulous, and a great day to land the cheapest theatre tickets around! For this year’s Amazon Prime Day, you can save up to 57% on Kinky Boots .

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London Theatre Direct is part of this year’s Amazon Prime Day

London Theatre Direct is excited to announce that they will be taking centre stage in this year’s Amazon Prime Day.

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London Theatre Direct announces partnership with Stagedoor

London Theatre Direct announces exclusive ticketing partnership with leading theatre app Stagedoor. Under the agreement with London Theatre Direct, Stagedoor is able to access millions of t…

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Monday, July 2, 2018

Further casting announced for the revival of Stephen Sondheim’s Company

Further casting has been announced for the upcoming revival of George Furth and Stephen Sondheim’s acclaimed musical, Company, which is set to open at the Gielgud Theatre this September.

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Arinzé Kene's Misty to transfer to London’s West End

Following a well-received and critically acclaimed run at the Bush Theatre in Hammersmith and Fulham, Arinzé Kene's Misty is set to transfer to Trafalgar Studios this autumn for a 24-perfor…

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Friday, June 29, 2018

Matilda "a treat for both children and parents alike"

Matilda the Musical, with music and lyrics by the startling talented Tim Minchin is always going to be a good time. I was most interested to see how children would be able to get lost in the…

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