Wednesday, 30 November 2016

Adam & Eve… and Steve at the King's Head Theatre - London Theatre 1

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Adam & Eve… and Steve at the King's Head Theatre
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The King's Head Theatre is London's first and foremost pub theatre and is led by Artistic Director, Adam Spreadbury-Maher. New writing, revivals, musicals, opera, cabaret and queer work sit side by side in an unashamedly eclectic programme of work ...

First look at Peter Pan at the National Theatre - LondonTheatre.co.uk


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First look at Peter Pan at the National Theatre
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Production images have been released of the National Theatre's new production of Peter Pan, based on the works of JM Barrie which is currently running at the Olivier Theatre to 4 February 2017, with an official opening on 2 December 2016. Directed by ...
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Gallery: Dreamgirls production photos - Official London Theatre


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Gallery: Dreamgirls production photos
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... Riley (Glee) starring as 'Effie White', and joined in the soulful singing trio 'The Dreams' by Liisi LaFontaine as Deena Jones and Ibinabo Jack as Lorrell Robinson, an all-star cast promises to launch this spectacular show to stardom on the London ...

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I love you J.K. Rowling, but 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' is not 'affordable'

And to what extent is the cost a barrier for Harry Potter fans attending? I contacted the play's representatives, Rowling's agent, a London theatre organisation and several Harry Potter fans in an attempt to find out. It's worth noting at this point that I ...

Guest Post: Blogger Ellie Mae recaps TheatreCraft 2016

The Marketplace teemed with enthusiastic theatre-lovers. The Waldorf's Palm Court held nearly forty stalls of a variety of theatre exhibitors including Society of London Theatre, Stage One UK, National Theatre, Global Marketing Group and many many more.

Sheppey, theatre review: A juicy revival of Somerset Maugham’s unexpectedly quirky final play

Where would London theatre be without the Finborough and the Orange Tree working tirelessly to provide us with such a juicy programme of rediscoveries? Considerably worse off is the answer, as this revival of Somerset Maugham’s unexpectedly quirky final ...

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Tuesday, 29 November 2016

Giselle: English National Ballet – Sadler's Wells Theatre - London Theatre 1

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Giselle: English National Ballet – Sadler's Wells Theatre - London Theatre 1


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Giselle: English National Ballet – Sadler's Wells Theatre
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This is going to be one of those quintessential productions. One of those, that if you've been fortunate enough to get to see it, you will still be talking about in twenty years time. Telling others you were there and, yes, this is how it was. A great ...

Dreamgirls London production images released - London Theatre 1


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Dreamgirls London production images released
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Dreamgirls at the Savoy Theatre Sonia Friedman Productions has today released brand new production photography for the long-awaited UK premiere of Dreamgirls. Preview performances are currently running at the Savoy Theatre with Opening Night on ...

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Gallery: first look at Peter Pan at the National Theatre - Official London Theatre


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Gallery: first look at Peter Pan at the National Theatre
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When the leader of the Lost Boys, Peter Pan, loses his shadow during a visit to London, the headstrong Wendy helps him to re-attach it, and is rewarded with an invitation to the wonderful world of Neverland. Along the way, she meets Tinker Bell the ...

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A Christmas Carol – As told by Jacob Marley (deceased) - London Theatre 1


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A Christmas Carol – As told by Jacob Marley (deceased)
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Irrespective of one's level of familiarity with the storyline – none is required to follow the plot as revealed in this show – this is highly compelling and riveting theatre. The pacing is excellent, steady ... Told from the perspective of Scrooge's ...

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Gallery: Curtain Up in New York

Co-curated by the Library for the Performing Arts and the V&A, in partnership with Society of London Theatre (SOLT), Curtain Up: Celebrating The Last 40 Years Of Theatre in New York and London is on display until 30 June 2017, featuring costumes ...

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Monday, 28 November 2016

My Relaxed Performance experience

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My Relaxed Performance experience

We trundled off to school. He was armed and ready for show and tell. Walking a little bit taller. We owe a special thanks to the Society Of London Theatre organisers, to Mousetrap Theatre Projects, and to the Novello Theatre staff, every one of whom ...

REVIEW: School Of Rock, New London Theatre

Andrew Lloyd Webber returns to the West End (via Broadway) and to the home of one of his greatest triumphs Cats (the New London Theatre), and he’s back on form with a score that is more Superstar than Phantom, and all we can say is that it’s a bona ...

The Most Anticipated London Theatre Events of November

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School of Rock review at the New London Theatre – ‘fresh, funny and heartwarming’

When imposter supply teacher Dewey Finn asks his young students to demonstrate their singing ability, one of his charges bursts into Memory from Cats. "I never want to hear that song in this building again!" he exclaims, stopping her. But for 21 years ...

London Theatre Awards 2016

Ken Bruce and Elaine Paige present the prestigious 2016 Evening Standard Theatre Awards which showcase some of the most stunning productions and performers in London, including the winner of the Radio 2 Audience Award For Best Musical.
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The Tempest: The Print Room at The Coronet - Review - London Theatre 1


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The Tempest: The Print Room at The Coronet - Review
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On the creative side, Director Simon Usher has put together a pretty good show. n particular, Billy Seymour's performance as Caliban which was first-rate.
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Saturday, 26 November 2016

Casting announced for Young Vic's A Midsummer Night's Dream - Official London Theatre

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Casting announced for Young Vic's A Midsummer Night's Dream - Official London Theatre


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Casting announced for Young Vic's A Midsummer Night's Dream
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Oliver, John, Anna and Matthew are making their Young Vic debut in A Midsummer Night's Dream, while Leo, Michael, Anastasia, Jemima and Joe are returning to the London venue. In a world of grotesque transformations and sexual provocation, repressed ...
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Alfie Boe and Katherine Jenkins star in Carousel | Official London ... - Official London Theatre


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Alfie Boe and Katherine Jenkins star in Carousel | Official London ...
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Alfie Boe and Katherine Jenkins will star for the first time together in the West End as Billy Bigelow and Julie Jordan in Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel, ...
Alfie Boe and Katherine Jenkins lead Carousel at the London ...LondonTheatre.co.uk
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Katherine Jenkins and Alfie Boe to star in Carousel at ENO's London ColiseumGay Times Magazine

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Half A Sixpence extends at the Noël Coward - Official London Theatre


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Half A Sixpence extends at the Noël Coward
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Following rave reviews for both the show and its leading man Charlie Stemp, Cameron Mackintosh announced today that booking for the Cameron Mackintosh and Chichester Festival Theatre production of Half A Sixpence at the Noël Coward Theatre has ...
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Property in the capital - London’s night economy

More than 280,000 people a week visit London theatres (according to the Society of London Theatre), with restaurants in the capital having been awarded a massive 79 Michelin stars. It is also resilient. The Night Time Industries Association notes that the ...

Theatre and arts greenhouse emissions ‘cut by a fifth’

One of the groups that contributed to the report was London Theatre Consortium. Its chief Emma Rees told the report: “Peer support and knowledge exchange have had a phenomenal impact as we recognise that, if we help each other with the questions ...

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Friday, 25 November 2016

Tonight on the Tom Dunne Show: 2 hour Kate Bush special!

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Tonight on the Tom Dunne Show: 2 hour Kate Bush special!

Later that year the show won the special Editor’s award at the highly prestigious London Theatre Awards, the only contemporary music show to do so. “Before The Dawn” will be released on CD and vinyl – 3 CDs and 4 vinyl.

Sadiq Khan’s night czar calls Osborne a c*nt and wants to ‘bitch-slap’ Cameron

“Amy’s appointment has been widely acclaimed by organisations including UK Music, Association of Licensed Multiple Retailers, Society of London Theatre, Ernst and Young, London First, London Councils and others.”

Eddie Redmayne speaks out for Mousetrap Theatre Projects

Here at Official London Theatre (run by Society Of London Theatre) we are passionate about championing a wide variety of charitable causes, and are proud to be the principal funding supporter of Mousetrap Theatre Projects. Eddie Redmayne, a Patron of ...

The Editor’s View: Touting is a leech on theatre – but it’s hard to stop

Magazine. He is also the author of the London Theatre Report and a founder of the My Theatre Matters! campaign. Here’s the awkward truth about ticket touting: it only happens because producers are underpricing their tickets. If producers were offering ...
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The Mousetrap London West End new production images - London Theatre 1


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The Mousetrap London West End new production images
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Agatha Christie's legendary whodunit is still packing them in after more than 60 years in the West End. The world's longest running play has lost none of its form. Indeed, the reputation of this murder mystery masterpiece goes from strength to strength ...

Half a Sixpence extends booking at the Noel Coward Theatre in ... - LondonTheatre.co.uk


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Half a Sixpence extends booking at the Noel Coward Theatre in ...
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The hit West End revival of Half a Sixpence has announced it has extended its booking to 22 April 2017 at the Noel Coward Theatre. The production, which ...
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Theatre Royal Stratford East announces 2017 season - Official London Theatre


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Theatre Royal Stratford East announces 2017 season
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The National Theatre's new production My Country; A Work in Progress opens at Theatre Royal Stratford East on 19 June and marks the only other London date on the tour. Rufus Norris directs Carol Ann Duffy's dramatisation of accounts from people around ...


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Thursday, 24 November 2016

London Shows: suggestions for December 2016 - London Theatre 1

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London Shows: suggestions for December 2016
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A tale of greed, pride and the power of friendship, this flagship production for the Roald Dahl 100 celebrations promises a huge theatrical feast with live music and songs, ideal for the whole family. A Nuffield and Curve Production in association with ...

Q&A: Amanda Holden - Official London Theatre


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Q&A: Amanda Holden
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It's one of the main reasons I agreed to do it, an iconic theatre with a great cast, it's going to be something very special. What is it about pantomime, as a form of theatre, that you think British people love? The fact that there is no fourth wall ...

Review of Beefcake at London New Cross Theatre - London Theatre 1


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Review of Beefcake at London New Cross Theatre
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To get an example of two of these types pop along to The London Theatre, New Cross to see Beefcake. The show itself consists of two highly individual monologues that look at masculinity from very different viewpoints. The first is The Cake, written and ...


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Wednesday, 23 November 2016

Ake Festival Journal | Day 2 | by Nmadiuto Uche

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Ake Festival Journal | Day 2 | by Nmadiuto Uche

A hike up Olumo Rock in the evening and a stage play titled Iyalode of Eti, adapted for the London theatre, was the perfect blend to unwind and get back into the friendly atmosphere Ake is renowned for.

London theatre presents the beloved Wizard of Oz, opening Friday, running to Dec. 31

The last time Michelle Bouey sang Over The Rainbow, it was a tearful farewell. Not so this time around. The Charlottetown native who competed in the CBC’s 2012 series Over the Rainbow to win the role of Dorothy in the Andrew Lloyd Webber production in ...

School of Rock, New London Theatre, review: ‘A fizzing and foot-stomping success’

Fans of the 2003 Jack Black movie won’t be disappointed by Laurence Connor’s barnstormingly joyous musical featuring an entire class of talented youngsters. And who’d have thought the unlikely marriage of Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber and Downton Abbey’s ...
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Matilda The Musical: new production photos London - London Theatre 1


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Matilda The Musical: new production photos London
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Matilda The Musical is the multi-award winning musical from the Royal Shakespeare Company, inspired by the beloved book by the incomparable Roald Dahl. With book by Dennis Kelly and original songs by Tim Minchin, Matilda The Musical is the story of ...

School of Rock, New London Theatre, review: 'A fizzing and foot-stomping success' - Hampstead and Highgate Express


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School of Rock, New London Theatre, review: 'A fizzing and foot-stomping success'
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Fans of the 2003 Jack Black movie won't be disappointed by Laurence Connor's barnstormingly joyous musical featuring an entire class of talented youngsters. And who'd have thought the unlikely marriage of Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber and Downton Abbey's ...

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Tuesday, 22 November 2016

Vice President-elect at Hamilton - Official London Theatre

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Vice President-elect at Hamilton - Official London Theatre


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Vice President-elect at Hamilton
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On Friday night Vice President-elect Mike Pence attended a performance of Tony Award-winning Musical Hamilton. During the curtain call actor Brandon Victor Dixon, who plays Aaron Burr, delivered a message on behalf of the cast to the Indiana Governor.
Hamilton comes to London: How to get tickets for the musicalThe Week UK
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Casting announced for The Kite Runner - Official London Theatre


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Casting announced for The Kite Runner
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Adapted into a stunning stage production that has already mesmerised audiences across the UK, The Kite Runner is to transfer to the West End for a strictly limited 12-week season at Wyndham's Theatre from 21 December to 11 March 2017. Joining the ...

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Video: La Soirée | Official London Theatre
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Two comedians, an acrobat and an illusionist walk into a tent... No, this isn't the start of a joke it's just a taste of the line-up due to perform in the variety ...

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School Of Rock Musical Doesn't Exactly Rock

a handful of rock standards and a sprinkling of prodigious kids, should look elsewhere. School of Rock is at the New London Theatre on an open run. Tickets £30-£105. Londonist saw this show on a complimentary ticket.

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Monday, 21 November 2016

SCHOOL OF ROCK - THE MUSICAL Extends in the West End to April 2017

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SCHOOL OF ROCK - THE MUSICAL Extends in the West End to April 2017

Today, 18 November 2016, Andrew Lloyd Webber's West End production of School of Rock - The Musical announces the show will be extending booking at the New London Theatre to 9 April 2017. Acclaimed by audiences and critics alike, School of Rock - The ...
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I must admit I chuckled when I read Andrew Lloyd Webber and Julian Fellowes were going to turn School of Rock into a stage musical. Richard Linklater's 2003 movie is the ultimate anti-establishment story for kids. Webber and Fellowes are, well, the ...
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Sunday, 20 November 2016

BWW Review: SCHOOL OF ROCK, New London Theatre

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BWW Review: SCHOOL OF ROCK, New London Theatre

Andrew Lloyd Webber may seem an unlikely rock god, but he's managed to harness anarchic musical liberation for this big-hearted, irresistibly entertaining new show, adapted from the popular Jack Black film. Its success on Broadway looks likely to be ...

School of Rock The Musical Review – New London Theatre

School of Rock opens with an announcement from composer Andrew Lloyd Webber. He said he is asked all the time whether the children really do play their instruments live. “The answer is an emphatic yes, they do.” Already, the audience was cheering.

REVIEW: School Of Rock, New London Theatre

Andrew Lloyd Webber returns to the West End (via Broadway) and to the home of one of his greatest triumphs Cats (the New London Theatre), and he’s back on form with a score that is more Superstar than Phantom, and all we can say is that it’s a bona ...
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Video: Bat Out Of Hell - The Musical cast - Official London Theatre


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Video: Bat Out Of Hell - The Musical cast
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The world premiere of the long-awaited Jim Steinman's Bat Out Of Hell - The Musical will take place in the West End at the London Coliseum in June 2017 - and from what we've seen so far, we'll certainly be going (when the morning comes)!. Jim Steinman ...

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Saturday, 19 November 2016

20th anniversary production of gay musical Rent

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20th anniversary production of gay musical Rent

The tour will then continue after London, from 31st January to 27th May 2017. Completing the cast are Javar La’trial Parker (Showboat at the New London Theatre) as Benjamin Coffin III and Joshua Dever, who will be joining the previously announced Ross ...

SCHOOL OF ROCK - THE MUSICAL Extends in the West End to April 2017

Today, 18 November 2016, Andrew Lloyd Webber's West End production of School of Rock - The Musical announces the show will be extending booking at the New London Theatre to 9 April 2017. Acclaimed by audiences and critics alike, School of Rock - The ...

The Most Anticipated London Theatre Events of November

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The world premiere of the long-awaited Jim Steinman's Bat Out Of Hell - The Musical will take place in the West End at the London Coliseum in June 2017 - and ...

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Andrew Lloyd Webber's West End production of School of Rock - The Musical has today announced that it has extended its booking period at the New London ...
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