Friday, June 22, 2018

The old Switcheroo! The Genie in the US tour, @iamMJScott will swap with AladdinLondon's @astonishingtrev this Summer

It's a cast-swap as Michael James Scott (the current Genie in the ALADDIN US tour) will head to the West End this Summer and current London Genie Trevor Dion Nicholas will return to his nati…

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WATCH: @RobHouchen performs "Selma" from the #WestEnd Premiere of @brokenwings2018 which heads to @TRH_London this August

BROKEN WINGS, the new musical penned by PHANTOM OF THE OPERA alum and superstar StageFave Nadim Naaman, will get its West End Premiere this August with a strictly limited run of four days! C…

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What was your favourite performance at @WestEndLIVE!? WATCH them all and relive the glory! #WestEndLIVE

Were you at West End Live!? Brilliant wasn't it!? Don't you wish it was still going on? Were you unable to attend? Gutted, right? WELL FEAR NOT!! West End Live 2018 have put together a comp…

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Thursday, June 21, 2018

WATCH: Across The Pond - Learn more about #Broadway's @TheBandsVisit which won big at the 2018 #TonyAwards

We thought it was going to be a close race for the title of Best Musical at the 2018 Tony Awards, but it turned out to be a total roast by THE BAND'S visit, a beautiful new musical about an …

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Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Get ready for some sunshine! The World Premier of @ClubTropMusical announces UK tour...

Get ready for an 80s injection! CLUB TROPICANA THE MUSICAL is heading to a theatre near you! The World Premier of this new Jukebox musical begins touring in January 2018, ready to bring a ta…

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WATCH: #HamiltonHumpDay - Mobb Deep release "Boom Goes The Cannon" for #HamilDrop

Another week has passed and another #HamilDrop has, well...dropped! This #HamiltonHumpDay, get down to the beats of Mobb Deep who have released "Boom goes the Cannon", inspired by HAMILTON a…

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Tuesday, June 19, 2018

10 top tweets from #WestEndLive 2018!

Stars from our favourite #StageFaves shows rocked out Trafalgar Square at this year's West End Live which was bigger and better than ever! We've rounded up some of our favourite moments in 1…

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He’s back! Watch: @PerryOBree’s backstage interviews from day two of this year’s #WestEndLive

We thought vlogger Perry O'Bree had met a vast array of West End stars on Day One of West End Live 2018, but there was no let up on Day Two as you can see! Watch all his backstage video inte…

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Join @TerriPaddock in the #Cotswolds on 20 Jul for @BTheatreCiren’s must-see revival of @JimCartwrightUK's The Rise & Fall of Little Voice, dire

As part of her ongoing post-show Q&A series, on Friday 20 July 2018, Faves founder Terri Paddock returns to the Barn Theatre to quiz the team behind a major new revival of Jim Cartwright’s…

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Monday, June 18, 2018

WATCH: #StageFavesSongOfTheWeek - "Ring Of Keys" from Fun Home performed live at the 2015 Tony Awards

This week, the utterly fantastic FUN HOME plays its first performances at the Young Vic. We've been waiting for this day since the show won big at the Tony Awards back in 2015. Our song of t…

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Sunday, June 17, 2018

Watch: Perry O’Bree’s backstage interviews from Day One of #WestEndLIVE 2018

Bet you are keen to find out who our vlogger Perry O'Bree caught up with at West End Live 2018? Watch all his backstage video interviews from Day One with West End stars including Louise Dea…

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Saturday, June 16, 2018

Life imitates art as @42ndStreetLDN actress @ThatStephParry goes from understudy to starring role

Having already been in the news for going to the rescue of London’s Mamma Mia! when a leading actress became injured, Steph Parry has now been cast in the role of Dorothy Brook in 42nd Str…

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Friday, June 15, 2018

Meet the Queens oozing girl power: the new West End cast for SIX is announced

From Tudor queens to pop princesses, the SIX wives of Henry VIII are at the Arts Theatre in August – after a short tour – to take the mic to tell their tale and we know which actresses a…

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Meet the Queens oozing girl power as full casting is revealed for return of Tudor romp @sixthemusical to the @ArtsTheatreLDN

From Tudor queens to pop princesses, the SIX wives of Henry VIII are at the Arts Theatre in August – after a short tour – to take the mic to tell their tale and we know which actresses a…

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Who will join @RebeccaTrehearn in #SweetCharity at @NottmPlayhouse? Full casting announced!

The wait is over! The full cast of Nottingham Playhouse's SWEET CHARITY has been announced. A host of awesome StageFaves will join Olivier-Award winner Rebecca Trehearn in the theatre's firs…

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Thursday, June 14, 2018

.@HarryPotterFilm star Mark Williams will lead the cast of #DoctorDoolittle in the first 10 venues of the @DoolittleMusical tour

He may be best known as Mr Weasley in the Harry Potter film franchise along with a host of your other favourite films, but Mark Williams will now set off on the UK tour of DOCTOR DOOLITTLE, …

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WATCH: @JoshGroban and @SaraBareilles open the 2018 #TonyAwards in style with a dedication those who lose!

On June 10 2018 the 72nd Tony Awards kicked off with a song from co-hosts Josh Groban and Sara Bareilles. It started sweet, but hilariously took a turn for the silly as they dedicated the op…

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WATCH: What happened when Faves founder @TerriPaddock chaired a post-show Q&A with the creatives & cast of @SanDominoShow at @TristanBates? #featured

StageFaves founder Terri Paddock hosted a post-show Q&A at Tristan Bates Theatre with the creatives and cast of SAN DOMINO, an original British musical about a real-life Italian atrocity tha…

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Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Have you planned what you're seeing when at #WestEndLive? Click here for the full weekend schedule. (Can we see EVERYTHING? #WestEndLivecampout)

SO MANY SHOWS TO SEE! Everybody's Talking About Jamie officially opens West End Live's 2018 proceedings at 11am this Saturday 16 June. The Saturday schedule continues with a slew of other We…

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'I’ve always been known for a good Cher impression': Introducing the Barn’s new Little Voice… Sarah Louise Hughes

Newcomer Sarah Louise Hughes takes the title role of Little Voice in a brand-new production of Jim Cartwright's 1992 modern classic THE RISE & FALL OF LITTLE VOICE. In this exclusive first i…

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Kinky Boots struts out of the West End on 12 Jan. Will you see Lola & Charlie before they go? (Maybe this weekend at West End Live even?!)

After the announcement of Dreamgirls last week, we're doubly gutted to hear that its neighbour along the Strand, fellow Broadway transfer KINKY BOOTS, will also be finishing its West End run…

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Tuesday, June 12, 2018

In the room where the parody is: Liam Tamne, Sophie Louise-Dann & Damian Humbley star in Spamilton

Can’t get a ticket for Hamilton, then why not pop along to the Menier for the UK premiere of Gerard Alessandrini’s Spamilton: An American Parody, opening on 24 July 2018. Marc Akinfola…

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Theatre worth travelling for: Cirencester's Barn follows The Secret Garden with Little Voice

Cirencester's Barn Theatre put itself firmly on #StageFaves' map with its inaugural production of The Secret Garden earlier this year. Its next music theatre offering has now been announced:…

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Monday, June 11, 2018

#StageFavesSongOfTheWeek - "Answer Me" from #TonyAwards winning @TheBandsVisit live on @TODAYshow

On 9 June, the 2018 Tony Awards took place and in an undeniably epic turn of events, THE BANDS VISIT blew all competition away winning 10 Tony Awards! Yep - TEN!!! To celebrate such a signif…

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With @strictlystage & @Officermusical joining the genre, guest blogger @wickedamanda celebrates screen-to-stage #musicals done well. #opinion

Is there any end to the number of screen-to-stage shows on offer? Guest blogger Amanda Reynolds makes the case for newcomers Strictly Ballroom and An Officer & a Gentleman and long-running f…

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Bang the drum for @thebandsvisit which swept the board at the #TonyAwards while #MeanGirls went home empty-handed. See Tweets from the night...

While eyes were on SpongeBob SquarePants: The Musical and Mean Girls, which had received 12 nominations each, it was actually David Yazbek and Itamar Moses’ intimate musical The Band’s …

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Friday, June 8, 2018

WATCH: #PalladiumPicks... The cast of The Lion King make us feel the love (tonight) live

Time for another #PalladiumPicks and this week we're going classic West End with a performance from THE LION KING. The cast popped by the London Palladium to spread some love and it had us b…

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Thursday, June 7, 2018

Go Wild! @TheXFactor winner @MattTerry93 roars his way into the lead role in the UK tour of @MadUKtour

It's a big year for stage adaptations of cartoons! With FROZEN and SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS setting Broadway alight, it's time for the UK to show its hand. A tour of MADAGASCAR has now been ann…

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Tip of the hat to @Immersion_Thtr for bringing @SeussicalLondon to @swkplay this Christmas

Yes, the magical characters from Dr Seuss will be making a return to London with Tony Award winners Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty’s larger-than-life feelgood musical from 22 November to…

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WATCH: get to know all the #BestMusical nominees for the #TonyAwards2018!

The time has nearly come for the 2018 Tony Awards and everyone here at StageFaves is just SO EXCITED!!! We can barely contain ourselves, but in order to help us make it to the weekend and th…

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Wednesday, June 6, 2018

We give our regards to US actress @RebeccaLaChance, cast in new revue #GiveMyRegardsToBroadway at @GatehouseLondon this summer > @RegardsBroadway

Direct from starring as Carole King in the US Tour of Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, after previously appearing in the Broadway production, Rebecca LaChance joins the celebration of New…

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