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Friday, October 29, 2021

New shows to see this Winter by Hira Desai

A trip to the theatre is the perfect way to spend the dark and dreary nights and lucky for us, there are plenty of new shows opening this Winter. Check them out. The post New shows to see t…

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Cyrano de Bergerac and The Seagull to return to the West End next year by Hira Desai

The Jamie Lloyd Company today announces their plans for 2022 including the return of the Olivier Award-winning Cyrano de Bergerac & The Seagull. Read more! The post Cyrano de Bergerac a…

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Thursday, October 28, 2021

Original recording Queens of Six receive surprise Gold discs at Vinyl Launch by Hira Desai

Today, the original recording Queens of West End and Broadway smash hit musical Six celebrated the release of the shows Studio Album on vinyl at an exclusive VIP launch event that saw each o…

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Andrew Lloyd Webber to host a special gala performance of Cinderella with Malala Yousafzai by Hira Desai

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s hit new musical Cinderella is to hold a special gala performance to raise money for Malala Yousafzai’s work to empower women and girls around the world. With the …

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Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Behind the stage door with Jersey Boys by Hira Desai

Go behind-the-scenes of the Jersey Boys in our exclusive 20-minute video in collaboration with Sky VIP including performances, interviews and more! The post Behind the stage door with Jersey…

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Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Tell Us In 10: Rebecca McKinnis by Hira Desai

In this week's Tell Us In 10, we're talking to Rebecca McKinnis who plays Heidi Hansen in Dear Evan Hansen which returns #BackOnStage today! The post Tell Us In 10: Rebecca McKinnis appeared…

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Monday, October 18, 2021

Tell Us In 10: Michelle Gayle from Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by Hira Desai

In this week's Tell Us In 10 interview, we're talking to Michelle Gayle who plays Hermione in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. Find out more about Michelle, how she got into theatre, what…

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Thursday, October 14, 2021

Last chance to see: Shows closing in October by Hira Desai

To make sure you don’t miss out on anything on your theatre to-do list, we’re rounding up all the shows closing this October.  The post Last chance to see: Shows closing in October appe…

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Tell Us In 10: Thomas Aldridge from Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by Hira Desai

In this week's Tell Us In 10 interview, we're talking to Thomas Aldridge who plays Ron in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. Find out all about Thomas, his West End idols and what advice he …

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Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Tell Us In 10: Nathan Matthews from Mamma Mia! by Hira Desai

In this week's Tell Us In 10 interview, we're going backstage with Nathan Matthews, Deputy Stage Manager at Mamma Mia! playing at the Novello Theatre. Find out more about Nathan, his backsta…

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Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Lin-Manuel Miranda’s tick, tick…BOOM! movie-musical to be released on Netflix next month by Hira Desai

Lin-Manuel Miranda is making his directorial debut with movie-musical tick, tick...BOOM! streaming on Netflix from 19 November. Read all about it here. The post Lin-Manuel Miranda’s tick, …

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 12:47PM

Tell Us In 10: Craig Gallivan from Disney’s Frozen by Hira Desai

In this week's Tell Us In 10 interview, we're talking to Craig Gallivan who is playing Olaf in Disney's Frozen The Musical. Find out more about Craig, here. The post Tell Us In 10: Craig Gal…

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Tuesday, October 5, 2021

Amy Adams to make her West End debut in The Glass Menagerie by Hira Desai

Hollywood actress Amy Adams is making her West End debut next year in Tennessee Williams' semi-autobiographical play The Glass Menagerie. Read more, here! The post Amy Adams to make her West…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 11:21AM
Monday, October 4, 2021

Jodie Comer to make West End debut in Prima Facie by Hira Desai

Killing Eve star Jodie Comer will be making her stage debut in the UK premiere of Suzie Miller's award-winning play, Prima Facie. Find out more here! The post Jodie Comer to make West End de…

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Wednesday, September 29, 2021

New shows to see this October by Hira Desai

From a celebration of Bob Marley to behind-the-scenes look at Steven Spielberg's JAWS, check out our roundup of new shows to see this October. The post New shows to see this October appeared…

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Monday, September 27, 2021

Who are the spectacular spectacular cast of Moulin Rouge! The Musical? by Hira Desai

From Olivier Award winners to West End newcomers, we're giving you the low-down on the dazzling cast of Moulin Rouge! The Musical opening in November. The post Who are the spectacular specta…

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Friday, September 24, 2021

Jonathan Bailey and Taron Egerton to star in Mike Bartlett’s hit play Cock next year by Hira Desai

Find out who will be starring in Mike Bartlett's Olivier Award award-winning play, Cock when it opens at the Ambassadors Theatre from 5 March 2022. The post Jonathan Bailey and Taron Egerton…

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Monday, September 20, 2021

Last chance to see: Shows closing in September by Hira Desai

To make sure you don’t miss out on anything on your theatre to-do list, we’re rounding up all the shows coming to an end this September. The post Last chance to see: Shows closing in Sep…

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Thursday, September 16, 2021

Tell Us In 10: Sebastien Torkia and Annette McLaughlin from the RSC’s Matilda The Musical by Hira Desai

This week we’re hearing from Sebastien Torkia and Annette McLaughlin who play Mr and Mrs Wormwood in Matilda The Musical playing at the Cambridge Theatre.  The post Tell Us In 10: Sebasti…

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Photographer and filmmaker Rankin celebrates theatre returning #BackOnStage with Rankin Live project by Hira Desai

Rankin will be celebrating the return of theatres #BackOnStage in his latest Rankin LIVE project. Find out more about the one-of-a-kind project, here. The post Photographer and filmmaker Ran…

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Friday, September 10, 2021

Tell Us In 10: Emma Mullen from Mamma Mia! by Hira Desai

In today’s Tell Us In 10, we’re talking to Emma Mullen who plays Sophie in Mamma Mia! playing at the Novello Theatre. The post Tell Us In 10: Emma Mullen from Mamma Mia! appeared first o…

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Paying It Forward thanks to Come From Away by Hira Desai

To mark the 20th Anniversary of 9/11, Come From Away have donated £100 to us to put towards an act of kindness. Find out what how we will be paying it forward here. The post Paying It Forwa…

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Wednesday, September 8, 2021

Tanya Agarwal, Stage One investment recipient, brings hit musical Tokyo Rose to London by Hira Desai

This month will see the highly anticipated hit musical Tokyo Rose opening at London's Southwark Playhouse. Find out more about the producer and the show, here. The post Tanya Agarwal, Stage …

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Theatre Royal Drury Lane reveals brand new Red Coat uniforms designed by Charles Jeffrey by Hira Desai

Theatre Royal Drury Lane's auditorium is not the only thing getting a makeover! Check out the edgy new Red Coat uniforms designed by Charles Jeffrey. The post Theatre Royal Drury Lane reveal…

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Friday, September 3, 2021

New shows at West End LIVE 2021 by Hira Desai

Whether you fancy weekend of singing and dancing or would like a taster of what's new in the West End, check out the amazing shows making their West End LIVE debuts from 18-19 September. The…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 09:23AM

Cirque Berserk! brings ‘wow’ factor to the West End as it returns #BackOnStage by Hira Desai

We went to check out Britain's biggest theatre-circus spectacular as its returned #BackOnStage in the West End. Find out more here! The post Cirque Berserk! brings ‘wow’ factor to the W…

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Wednesday, September 1, 2021

Feel-good jukebox musical Mamma Mia! is #BackOnStage by Hira Desai

We went to see the jukebox musical as it returned #BackOnStage in the West End and it was hilarious, heartwarming and packed on the feel-good vibes. The post Feel-good jukebox musical Mamma …

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Friday, August 20, 2021

West End LIVE returns: top London shows to perform for free in Trafalgar Square announced by Hira Desai

West End LIVE will see Trafalgar Square transformed into an open-air theatre with free performances from the West End’s top shows on 18 and 19 September. Find out more, here. The post West…

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Last chance to see: Shows closing in August by Hira Desai

Check out our list of shows closing soon. You never know what incredible productions you could be missing if you leave it for even just a few weeks! The post Last chance to see: Shows closin…

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Wednesday, August 18, 2021

In the Spotlight: The history behind Six the Musical  by Hira Desai

Ever wondered what the actual history is behind Toby Marlow Lucy Moss' smash-hit British musical, Six? We're here to spill the beans... The post In the Spotlight: The history behind Six the …

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Final casting announced for The Mirror And The Light by Hira Desai

Find out who will be joining the cast for The Mirror and the Light in the West End in this latest announcement including some rehearsal images. The post Final casting announced for The Mirro…

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