In the business world, it always feels slightly wrong when a company heralds the arrival of a fabulous new executive whilst their predecessor is still sat at their desks. And it happens in the theatre world too. In casting, there’s rarely a chance for the hoofer sweating away night-after-night to announce their departure before the press release goes out about the bright young thing taking their place (Legally Blonde recently announcing that Carley Stenson is to replace Susan McFadden as Elle Woods caused much gasping, least of all from the rest of the cast, who read it first on Twitter!) …
Day: 22 June 2011
The largest theatre owners in the West End, the Ambassador Theatre Group, plan to address the back-ache with the roll-out of a new theatre seat.
A round-up of reviews of Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead at the Theatre Royal Haymarket.
West End Live 2011 photos including Sharon D Clarke in Ghost The Musical, Ryan Molloy in Jersey Boys and Rachel Tucker in Wicked
Trevor Nunn’s new production of Tom Stoppard’s Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead opened at the Theatre Royal Haymarket last night, Tuesday 21 June 2011, following its premiere at the Chichester Festival Theatre.