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Tuesday, September 25, 2018

More stars join Pinter At The Pinter season line-up by Robin Johnson

Yet more stars of the stage have joined the Pinter At The Pinter season, the unprecedented celebratory season of the Nobel Prize winning playwright. The post More stars join Pinter At The Pi…

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Monday, September 24, 2018

Interview: Give these Tap Dogs a round of a-PAWS! by Robin Johnson

Dein Perry’s Tap Dogs is back on the London stage next month, filling the Peacock Theatre with its trademark blend of live music and tap dance. The post Interview: Give these Tap Dogs a r…

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West End cast announced for Caroline, Or Change by Robin Johnson

The long-awaited West End transfer of Caroline, Or Change, starring Sharon D Clarke, has confirmed full casting at the Playhouse Theatre. The post West End cast announced for Caroline, Or Ch…

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Aidan Turner wins Best West End Debut at The Stage Debut Awards by Robin Johnson

Poldark star Aidan Turner claimed the Joe Allen Best West End Debut Award at The Stage Debut Awards last night (Sunday 23 September). The post Aidan Turner wins Best West End Debut at The St…

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Friday, September 21, 2018

Q&A: The voices behind James Graham’s Sketching by Robin Johnson

James Graham and director Thomas Hescott have recruited 8 emerging talents to form Sketching, a uniquely multi-authored play. We found out more. The post Q&A: The voices behind James Gr…

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Society of London Theatre announces Laurence Olivier Bursaries 2018 by Robin Johnson

Sixteen drama school students from across the UK have been awarded £72,500 worth of bursaries by the Society of London Theatre (SOLT). The post Society of London Theatre announces Laurence …

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Theatre Makers of the future assemble!: Rajiv Pattani, Lighting by Robin Johnson

Theatre Lighting Designer & Technician Rajiv Pattani spoke to us about his career, the inspiring advice he's received, and why TheatreCraft is so important. The post Theatre Makers of t…

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Thursday, September 20, 2018

The Music of Harry Potter And The Cursed Child to be released by Robin Johnson

A new album from the Olivier Award record-breaking show, The Music Of Harry Potter And The Cursed Child, will be released on 2 November. The post The Music of Harry Potter And The Cursed Chi…

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Wednesday, September 19, 2018

London Musical Theatre Orchestra returns with Camelot In Concert by Robin Johnson

The London Musical Theatre Orchestra have announced star-studded casting for Camelot In Concert, a one-night-only performance at the London Palladium. The post London Musical Theatre Orchest…

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First look at Royal Opera House’s spectacular renovations by Robin Johnson

The Royal Opera House has today opened the doors to its transformed new home, following an extensive three-year construction project. The post First look at Royal Opera House’s spectac…

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Michelle Visage joins Everybody’s Talking About Jamie cast by Robin Johnson

RuPaul's Drag Race judge Michelle Visage will make her West End debut in Everybody's Talking About Jamie from Thursday 18 October. The post Michelle Visage joins Everybody’s Talking Ab…

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Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Q&A: Kyle Soller on The Inheritance by Robin Johnson

We spoke to Kyle Soller, a star of the ensemble of Matthew Lopez's The Inheritance, about the vital nature of the piece and its West End transfer. The post Q&A: Kyle Soller on The Inher…

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Learning flamenco with Strictly Ballroom by Robin Johnson

Learning flamenco dancing is an incredible feat - as OfficialLondonTheatre.com's Jim Glaub recently discovered with Strictly Ballroom The Musical. The post Learning flamenco with Strictly Ba…

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Royal Opera House launches free Live at Lunch scheme by Robin Johnson

The Royal Opera House is inviting all Londoners to come and enjoy a free musical performance from 1pm to 1.45pm on Friday 21 September. The post Royal Opera House launches free Live at Lunch…

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The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time returns to the West End by Robin Johnson

Seven-time Olivier Award-winning play The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time will return to London's West End this year. The post The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time…

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Friday, September 14, 2018

Simon Callow’s A Christmas Carol returns this winter by Robin Johnson

The traditional Christmas staple of Charles Dickens’ much loved A Christmas Carol returns this festive season to the London stage starring Simon Callow. The post Simon Callow’s A Chr…

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How Very! Our top reasons to see Heathers The Musical by Robin Johnson

Heathers The Musical is now in the West End, bigger and better than ever before. Here are five reasons why you should see it. The post How Very! Our top reasons to see Heathers The Musical a…

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Arthur Miller double-bill to complete The Old Vic season by Robin Johnson

The Old Vic have announced the remainder of Matthew Warchus' fourth season as Artistic Director, which will include an Arthur Miller double-bill. The post Arthur Miller double-bill to comple…

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What everybody’s saying about Arinzé Kene’s Misty by Robin Johnson

Misty by Arinzé Kene has transferred to Trafalgar Studios for a limited six week run, and it's a one-man show unlike any other. The post What everybody’s saying about Arinzé KeneR…

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UK Theatre Awards 2018 nominations announced by Robin Johnson

The list of nominees has been announced for this year’s UK Theatre Awards, the only nationwide awards to honour outstanding achievements in theatre. The post UK Theatre Awards 2018 nominat…

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Disney’s Aladdin to depart West End in August 2019 by Robin Johnson

It has been announced that Disney's Aladdin will leave its West End home at the Prince Edward Theatre in late August 2019. The post Disney’s Aladdin to depart West End in August 2019…

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Mary Poppins returns to West End with Zizi Strallen & Charlie Stemp by Robin Johnson

Sweeping back into the West End from autumn 2019, Mary Poppins returns to London, with Zizi Strallen in the titular role and Charlie Stemp as Bert. The post Mary Poppins returns to West End …

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Thursday, September 13, 2018

Donmar adds two new shows to Josie Rourke’s final season by Robin Johnson

Donmar Warehouse Artistic Director Josie Rourke has announced two new productions as part of her final season at the helm. The post Donmar adds two new shows to Josie Rourke’s final se…

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The Play That Goes Wrong turns 4 – and extends! by Robin Johnson

People are loving The Play That Goes Wrong so much, the show is now celebrating its 4th birthday by extending until 27 October 2019. The post The Play That Goes Wrong turns 4 – and ext…

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Back to school with Heathers The Musical by Robin Johnson

From high school crushes to nighttime escapades in Italian museums, Carrie Hope Fletcher and the cast of Heathers The Musical aced our pop quiz. The post Back to school with Heathers The Mus…

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First pics of Peter Andre in Thriller Live’s 4000th spectacular show by Robin Johnson

Thriller Live played a stunning 4000th London performance last night at the Lyric Theatre, guest starring the one and only Peter Andre. The post First pics of Peter Andre in Thriller Live…

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Dolly Parton’s 9 To 5 The Musical is coming to the West End by Robin Johnson

What a way to make a livin'! Dolly Parton's 9 To 5 The Musical is coming to the West End, starring Louise Redknapp, Amber Davies & Natalie McQueen. The post Dolly Parton’s 9 To 5 …

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Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Trio of stars in new nativity at The Other Palace by Robin Johnson

Hugh Dennis, Lesley Garrett and John Marquez will play a cast of thousands between them in a new festive comedy, The Messiah, at The Other Palace. The post Trio of stars in new nativity at T…

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English National Ballet’s Nutcracker returns to London Coliseum by Robin Johnson

The English National Ballet's adored tradition of presenting a Nutcracker production each year since 1950 goes on this year. The post English National Ballet’s Nutcracker returns to Lo…

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Monday, September 10, 2018

Nathan Amzi joins the cast of Heathers The Musical by Robin Johnson

Nathan Amzi has stepped in to join the cast of Heathers The Musical just a few days before opening night, playing Big Bud Dean and Coach Ripper. The post Nathan Amzi joins the cast of Heathe…

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Songs For Nobodies transfers to the West End by Robin Johnson

Songs For Nobodies, written to showcase the extraordinary vocal talents of actress Bernadette Robinson, will transfer to the West End in January. The post Songs For Nobodies transfers to the…

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