Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Full cast and creatives announced for The Man in the White Suit

The Man in the White Suit has found its full cast and team of creatives for the upcoming premiere in Bath and subsequent West End transfer. The highly-anticipated production will open at Wyn…

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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

London Theatre Review: The Night of the Iguana at the Noel Coward Theatre

It’s sometimes odd to be crammed into a warm auditorium, amongst your tribe of fast-paced, fidgety Londoners – to wait as those lights dim, and see everyone falling into a trance-like si…

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Further casting announced for Back to the Future world premiere

Further cast members have been announced for the upcoming world premiere of Back to the Future The Musical, joining the previously announced Olly Dobson as Marty McFly.

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The Wolf of Wall Street immersive experience now on sale, plus full cast and venue announced

Full casting and venue location have been announced for the highly-anticipated world premiere of The Wolf of Wall Street, an immersive new experience based on the infamous memoir by Jordan B…

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London Theatre Review: Equus

They shoot horses, don’t they? Well, no. Not in Peter Shaffer’s classic thriller. In Equus, the horses are blinded.

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Monday, July 15, 2019

Ghost Stories returns to London's West End this Halloween

Horror theatre fans are in for a trick or treat this Halloween! It has been officially announced today that Ghost Stories is set to apparate back into the West End this October for a f…

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Touching The Void cast announced for the Duke of York's Theatre run

The void has now been filled as the upcoming West End production of Touching The Void finds its cast. The play, which is directed by The Grinning Man's Tom Morris and marks the first stage …

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London Theatre Review: New Cast of Waitress at the Adelphi Theatre

Waitress the musical comedy remains faithful to the plot and structure of the film on which it is based, which is more than you can say for most of its main characters, regarding their spous…

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West End Discount Tickets: Save on these featured London theatre shows this summer for LTD20

Cheers to 20 years! 2019 is in full summer swing as London Theatre Direct officially celebrates two decades in the West End! As a big thank you to all our fine customers, we've officially la…

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25 facts you probably didn't know about Matthew Broderick

Everyone claiming to be a pop culture trivia expert knows that Matthew Broderick is married to Sex and the City actress Sarah Jessica Parker, but did you know they're both left-handed? …

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Top 5 stage plays by Inua Ellams ranked

Inua Ellams is the next big thing amongst emerging playwrights, offering new perspectives and stories that are rarely seen on stage. Perhaps Ellams' most striking attribute, and most unique,…

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How to get the best deals on top West End shows this summer

It’s summertime in London and while the living’s easy, finding cheap theatre tickets sure ain’t! But all that’s about to change today with the launch of our epic LTD20 campaign as pa…

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Saturday, July 13, 2019

Casting announced for upcoming Troubadour White City production of Peter Pan

Sally Cookson's upcoming Off-West End staging for the National Theatre's Peter Pan is set to run at the all-new Troubadour White City Theatre in London this summer and the cast for this h…

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Noises Off eyes a West End transfer following widespread acclaim

The revival of Michael Frayn's hilarious farce, Noises Off, is currently in talks for a West End transfer. Written in 1982, the smash-hit comedy has enjoyed a number of productions and reviv…

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Friday, July 12, 2019

Can Life of Pi sail its lifeboat to the West End or will it stay docked on your #WestEndWishList?

Every now and then the world is gripped by a huge phenomenon that makes you forget the troubles of reality. Currently, everyone is back in the Stranger Things bubble since series 3 dropped …

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London Theatre Review: On Your Feet at the London Coliseum

The long-awaited Gloria Estefan musical transfers to London after making its US debut in 2015. On Your Feet! is the biopic of Estefan, from her Miami childhood after her parents fled Cuba af…

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Extra performance added for Stephen Fry's Mythos: Gods at the London Palladium

Following overwhelming ticket demand for Stephen Fry's Mythos Trilogy, which hits the West End this September as part of its UK tour, and after his evening performance for Mythos: Gods, …

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Final casting announced for UK premiere of Falsettos

The two-time Tony Award-winning, ground-breaking musical set to make its UK premiere at London’s The Other Palace from 30 August 2019 has just announced the final casting and the exciteme…

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Thursday, July 11, 2019

Sister Act The Musical to return to London’s West End

Praise Jesus and hallelujah because a new production by Jamie Wilson and Whoopi Goldberg is going to get a London run following a UK tour. Tickets for Sister Act The Musical in London and f…

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Q&A with The Falcon’s Malteser’s Feargus Woods Dunlop and Heather Westwell

The acclaimed stage adaptation from New Old Friends brings Anthony Horowitz’s hilarious novel to life for a strictly limited season this summer at London’s Vaults. Tickets for The Falcon…

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Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Top 5 Must-See Musicals for 16-year-olds

With so much choice in the West End, musicals-wise, it’s hard to know where to start. From Les Misérables to The Lion King, the sheer number of smash-hit shows lining the streets of Londo…

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West End cast announced for Mischief Theatre's Groan Ups

Mischief Theatre's brand-new piece, Groan Ups, has finally found its cast for the highly-anticipated premiere at the Vaudeville Theatre in London this September!

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Amelie The Musical transfers to London's West End for a limited run at The Other Palace

The super magnifique Amélie The Musical, based on the beloved 2001 French comedy film titled simply Amélie, is set to run at The Other Palace in London this Christmas and New Year.

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Monday, July 8, 2019

An all new venue to be opened at Battersea Power Station by award-winning director and producer Paul Taylor-Mills

The West End and extended London theatre scene is always evolving to meet new demands and needs. We’re constantly seeing waves of new productions, transfers and revivals, but it’s not of…

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The Old Vic Theatre announces plans to annex a new arts space

As part of the venue's mass redevelopment project, London's Old Vic Theatre has announced today its ambitious plans to annex a new arts space for fostering both young and marginalised talen…

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Q&A with Ethan Kai and Robert Fitch from Equus

Following its critically acclaimed run at Theatre Royal Stratford East, Ned Bennett’s stunning revival has made its way back to London following a national tour. Peter Shaffer’s psycholo…

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Friday, July 5, 2019

Casting announced for the Old Vic premiere of A Very Expensive Poison

Full casting has been announced for the highly-anticipated world premiere of Lucy Prebble's A Very Expensive Poison, which opens at the Old Vic Theatre in London on 24 August 2019 for a stri…

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Queen's Theatre to be renamed the Sondheim Theatre following major renovations

It has been announced today (5 July 2019) that the Queen's Theatre, home of Les Mis, will reopen as the Sondheim Theatre with a brand-new production of Les Miserables on 18 December 2019 for…

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Thursday, July 4, 2019

Will Cruel Intentions slither into the West End or remain an item on your #WestEndWishList?

Nostalgia therapy is no doubt all the rage these days. You saw it on stage with last year's Heathers and you'll see it again this year with the new Max Martin musical, & Juliet, a…

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London Theatre Review: On Your Feet!

On Your Feet! is a jukebox musical for die-hard fans of Gloria Estefan. It presents a brief biography of Gloria and Emilio Estefan using the greatest hits from Gloria Estefan and the Miami …

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Top West End shows to see tonight for 4th of July

Calling all Americans in London and British Americophiles. If you’re looking for things to do for Independence Day today, why not head to the theatre? There may be no fireworks in the Bi…

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