British Theatre is on a roll over in New York as a number of high-profile West End transfers make their way to Broadway this Spring, including Michael Grandage’s production of Evita starring Ricky Martin, Nicholas Hytner’s One Man, Two Guvnors starring James Corden, End of the Rainbow with Tracie Bennett as Judy Garland, and Ghost The Musical starring its London cast of Richard Fleeshman and Caissie Levy.
Day: 11 March 2012
Kander & Ebb tribute at the Victoria Palace Theatre cancelled
EVE BEST in The Duchess of Malfi
The shortlist for the 2012 Olivier Audience Award, part of the Olivier Awards, has been announced.
Simon Annand’s The Half: London theatre exhibition provides an intimate portrait of West End stars.
Production photos of the hit National Theatre show One Man, Two Guvnors, now at the Theatre Royal Haymarket starring Owain Arthur.
Production photos of A Bowl of Cherries at the Charing Cross Theatre starring Gary Wilmot
A musical celebration of acclaimed poet Sir John Betjeman is taking place at the Criterion Theatre in the West End on Sunday 18 March at 7pm. The Stars Sing Betjeman in aid of the Diana Award will set Betjeman’s poems to music by Mike Read, and will include performances from stars including recent Dreamboats and Petticoats cast member Tony Christie, Mike d’Abo, Limahl, The Springfields, Elliott Frisby, The Jive Aces and Cantabile. More performers will be announced prior to the event. Sir John Betjeman was a poet and writer and held the post of Poet Laureate from 1972 until his death in …