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Friday, July 20, 2018

BIG INTERVIEW: Brenda Edwards on Hairspray by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff We speak to Brenda Edwards who plays Motormouth Maybelle in the current tour of Hairspray the musical. Could you tell us about Motormouth Maybelle and what attracted you t…

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Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Jermyn Street Theatre Announces Rebels Season by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff Jermyn Street Theatre announces World and European premieres in their Autumn ‘Rebels’ Season. This post Jermyn Street Theatre Announces Rebels Season first app…

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Monday, July 16, 2018

To Kill A Mockingbird UK Tour by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff Jonathan Church Productions, Curve Leicester and Regent’s Park Theatre have announced the To Kill A Mockingbird UK Tour for 2019. This post To Kill A Mockingbird UK …

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Thursday, July 12, 2018

Alex Gaumond and Jonathan Bailey join Marianne Elliott’s production of Company by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff Alex Gaumond and Jonathan Bailey complete the cast of Marianne Elliott’s highly anticipated new production of Company at the Gielgud Theatre. This post Alex Gaumond …

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Monday, July 2, 2018

Award-winning Musical Come From Away Comes To London’s Phoenix Theatre by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff The Tony Award-winning musical Come From Away will receive its West End premiere at the Phoenix Theatre from 30 January 2019. Come From Away the musical is the remarkable …

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Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Encore Season Of National Theatre’s Follies – Casting Update by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff The National Theatre are bringing their acclaimed sell-out production of Stephen Sondheim and James Goldman’s Follies back in 2019. This post Encore Season Of Nation…

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Monday, June 11, 2018

Kinky Boots Will Play Final London Performance in January 2019 by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff The London production of award-winning musical Kinky Boots will strut its way out of the Adelphi Theatre on 12 January 2019. This post Kinky Boots Will Play Final London P…

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Sunday, June 10, 2018

Our Top 10 Tony Award Performances by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff With the Tony Awards coming up we thought we’d nominate some of our favourite Tony Award performances from previous years. Thanks to You Tube we are able to bring yo…

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Monday, May 14, 2018

Hairspray UK Tour by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff CLICK FOR HAIRSPRAY TOUR DATES BELOW Following the enormous success of the 2015-16 UK tour of the international smash hit Hairspray will embark on a major UK tour in Augus…

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Monday, May 7, 2018

Full Cast Announced For Kander and Ebb’s The Rink At Southwark Playhouse by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff Full casting has been announced for Kander and Ebb’s musical The Rink at Southwark Playhouse. Book Now! This post Full Cast Announced For Kander and Ebb’s The …

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Saturday, May 5, 2018

Cast Announced For Judy Upton’s Confidence At Southwark Playhouse by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff Casting has been announced for Judy Upton’s play Confidence which is being presented in May at the Southwark Playhouse by Boundless Theatre. This post Cast Announced…

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Les Musicals UK Tour with Jonathan Ansell and Rhydian Roberts by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff Jonathan Ansell and Rhydian Roberts brings some of the greatest musical showstoppers to a theatre near you with the Les Miserables UK Tour. This post Les Musicals UK Tour …

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Cast Announced For World Premiere Of Europe After The Rain by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff The Mercury Theatre Colchester has announced the full cast for the World Premiere of Oliver Bennett’s new play Europe After The Rain. This post Cast Announced For Wo…

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Friday, May 4, 2018

King Kong Broadway Announces Principal Cast by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff Producers have announced that Christiani Pitts and Eric William Morris will lead the cast of King Kong the musical when it opens at the Broadway Theatre in November 2018. …

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Peter Pan The Arena Adventure Tour by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff Martin Kemp is to play Captain Hook in Peter Pan The Arena Adventure later this year when this epic pantomime plays Belfast SSE Arena, Leeds First Direct Arena and Manches…

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Spamilton Comes To Menier Chocolate Factory by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff Following a critically acclaimed run Off Broadway, the Menier Chocolate Factory announces the UK premiere of Gerard Alessandrini’s Spamilton – a parody of Lin-…

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Casting announced for new musical drama San Domino by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff Casting has been announced for San Domino, a new musical drama based on Mussolini’s infamous persecution of homosexuals by Tim Anfilogoff and Alan Whittaker. This po…

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Friday, April 20, 2018

FIRST LOOK: Opening Night of Bat Out Of Hell the musical by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff Bat Out Of Hell opened last night at London’s Dominion Theatre followed by an after show party at the Bloomsbury Ballroom. Check out Dave Bennett’s great photo…

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Tuesday, April 17, 2018

INTERVIEW: Playwright Diane Samuels talks about Kindertransport by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff Playwright and author Diane Samuels spoke of her play Kindertransport and the real- life events that inspired it. Can you tell us a little about the Kindertransport story?…

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Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Summer Holiday UK Tour by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff Based on the iconic film starring Cliff Richard, the Summer Holiday UK Tour will coming to a theatre near you in 2018/19. Book now! This post Summer Holiday UK Tour first …

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Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Tom Chambers is just Crazy For You! by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff You can’t beat some glorious Gershwin and the composer has no greater fan than Tom Chambers who is fulfilling a teenage dream by starring in the musical Crazy For You. B…

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Thursday, November 16, 2017

INTERVIEW: Ivo Van Hove on Hedda Gabler by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff Kate Moore speaks to Ivo Van Hove about his production of Hedda Gabler which is now touring the UK. HEDDA GABLER UK TOUR DATES Kate Moore: Hi Ivo, let’s start off by dis…

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Sunday, November 5, 2017

INTERVIEW: John Du Prez on Monty Python’s Spamalot by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff Meet Spamalot composer John Du Prez in: The interview that goes like this… He studied Chinese at Oxford, was an associate of the Royal College of Music, appeared on Top …

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Tuesday, October 31, 2017

FIRST LOOK: A Halloween Opening for the Exorcist at the Phoenix Theatre by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff Tonight (Halloween!), The Exorcist opens at the Phoenix Theatre London starring Peter Bowles (Father Merrin), Clare Louise Connolly (Regan), Adam Garcia (Father Karras) an…

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Thursday, October 26, 2017

Bananaman the musical cast announced by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff Casting was today announced for Bananaman the musical which is to run at Southwark Playhouse from 15 December 2017. This post Bananaman the musical cast announced first a…

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Pippin to transfer to Southwark Playhouse from Hope Mill Theatre by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff Jonathan O'Boyle's production of Stephen Schwartz's Tony Award-winning musical Pippin will transfer to Southwark Playhouse in February 2018. This post Pippin to transfer t…

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Monday, October 23, 2017

Full casting announced for 25th Anniversary production of The Tailor-Made Man by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff Final casting is announced today for 25th anniversary production in London of The Tailor-Made Man at the White Bear Theatre This post Full casting announced for 25th Anniv…

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FIRST LOOK: Dr Seuss’ The Lorax returns to the Old Vic by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff Following a critically acclaimed season last year, Dr Seuss' The Lorax returns to the Old Vic and Manuel Harlan was on hand to bring us these great production images. This…

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Meera Syal to play Miss Hannigan in West End Annie by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff Meera Syal is to join the West End production of Annie in the role of Miss Hannigan from 27 November 2017 for the duration of the run This post Meera Syal to play Miss Han…

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Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Adrienne Warren to play Tina Turner in Tina Musical by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff Tina Turner announced today that Adrienne Warren will portray her in the world premiere of new bio musical Tina when it opens at the Aldwych Theatre on 21 March 2018. Adri…

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The Exorcist to feature the voice of a Devilish Ian McKellen by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff   When The Exorcist opens at the Phoenix Theatre it will feature the voice of one Ian McKellen in the devilish role as the voice of the Demon. This great new trailer …

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