27 May 2013
Rumours of stage musical adaptation of Behind The Candelabra on Broadway.
West End transfer gossip: Trevor Nunn directs a new production of Noel Coward’s Relative Values at the Theatre Royal Bath this summer (from 12 June 2013).
Rupert Everett will bring his star turn as Oscar Wilde into the West End this winter in David Hare’s The Judas Kiss at the Duke of York’s Theatre.
Hollywood actress Kim Cattrall will make her Old Vic debut next year in a new production of Tennessee Williams’s play Sweet Bird of Youth.
A new stage musical based on the hit film Made In Dagenham is currently being worked on, set for a London debut in 2013.
Mega Broadway musical Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark is set to open in London, although date and venue are yet to be confirmed.
The big-screen version of hit musical Les Miserables will be coming to a cinema near you by the end of the year – and fans around the world are starting to get seriously excited. Produced by the stage show’s producer Cameron Mackintosh and Working Title Films, with distribution by Universal, the movie is directed by The King’s Speech Oscar-winner Tom Hooper and stars Hugh Jackman as Jean Valjean, Russell Crowe as Javert, Sacha Baron Cohen as Thernardier, Eddie Redmayne as Marius, Aaron Tveit as Enjolras, Amanda Seyfried as Cosette, Samantha Barks as Eponine, and Helena Bonham Carter as Madame Thenardier.
Kander & Ebb tribute at the Victoria Palace Theatre cancelled
Helen Fielding’s best-selling book Bridget Jones’s Diary set for blockbuster musical remake.
Will Andrew Lloyd Webber’s brand new 25th anniversary tour of The Phantom of the Opera make it’s way back to London?