Irving Berlin’s White Christmas to play the Dominion Theatre for Christmas 2014 starring Aled Jones and Tom Chambers
Month: May 2014
Tim Rice’s new musical From Here to Eternity, which played at the Shaftesbury Theatre in London, is to be broadcast in cinemas.
The Donmar Warehousehas announced details of its 2014 Autumn Season including Samantha Barks in City of Angels.
A star-studded revival of David Hare’s play Skylight is coming to cinemas this summer.
The website of London’s West End Theatres – WestEndTheatre.com – has launched a major new guide for visitors to London this summer.
A London Theatre guide to the best ticket offers for West End Theatre this summer including The Lion King, Matilda, Wicked, The Book of Mormon and more
A London guide to musicals and shows playing in the West End this summer including The Book of Mormon, Wicked, Miss Saigon & Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
A London guide to dramas and thriller playing in the West End this summer including Shakespeare in Love, Skylight, The Woman in Black, The Mousetrap & more
Shows playing in this West End this Summer
Theatre charity MADTrust has released its new promo video for forthcoming fundraiser West End Bares.
Paulo Teixeira is a West End singer, dancer and actor who recently joined the new cast of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane
Broadway composer Andrew Lippa comes to the Menier Chocolate Factory this month to celebrate his work and songs.
The Almeida Theatre’s hit drama King Charles III transfers to the Wyndham’s Theatre starring Tim Pigott-Smith.
Pulitzer Prize-winning dramatist David Lindsay-Abaire’s play Rabbit Hole is to get its UK premiere this Autumn in the West End.
Cameron Mackintosh is to add two more theatres to his growing West End theatre empire, today announcing that his theatre division, Delfont Mackintosh, is taking over the Victoria Palace Theatre and Ambassadors Theatre.
Matilda and Ghost The Musical director Matthew Warchus is to succeed Kevin Spacey as Artistic Director of the Old Vic Theatre.
Miss Saigon opening night red carpet arrivals including Samantha Barks, Elaine Paige and Graham Norton
Reviews of Miss Saigon at the Prince Edward Theatre in London
New cast announced for Les Miserables at the Queen’s Theatre including Peter Lockyer and David Thaxton
The Broadway transfer of Southwark Playhouse’s hit production of Titanic has been postponed.
More production photos of Miss Saigon at the Prince Edward Theatre
Maureen Lipman and Harry Shearer join Oliver Cotton in the West End transfer of his acclaimed play, Daytona.
New photos released of Punchdrunk’s The Drowned Man: A Hollywood Fable at the Temple Studios
Production photos of the new cast of Once the musical at the Phoenix Theatre
Production photos of Bakersfield Mist at the Duchess Theatre starring Kathleen Turner
Production photos of Havana Rakatan at the Peacock Theatre
Production photos of Fings Ain’t Wot They Used T’Be at Theatre Royal Stratford East
First Look Photo Update: Alex Jennings as Willy Wonka in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
ALEX JENNINGS in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
The richest movers and shakers in the West End Theatre industry in 2014
John Gordon Sinclair and James Lance to play Jeeves and Wooster at the Duke of York’s Theatre
AYUB KHAN DIN in East is East
Marion Bailey, one of the leading ladies of Handbagged at the Vaudeville Theatre, attended the premiere of her new film Mr. Turner in Cannes this week.
Hit musical Dirty Rotten Scoundrels at the Savoy Theatre is extending its booking period.
The smash-hit Beatles show LET IT BE will return to London’s Garrick Theatre this summer.
Cult New York show Forbidden Broadway makes its way to the West End featuring hits from some of the West End’s biggest shows
Award winning actress Dame Joan Plowright has announced that she has retired from acting.
Production photos of The Pajama Game at the Shaftesbury Theatre starring Michael Xavier and Joanna Riding
Shakespeare’s Globe has announced the second season for its candlelit theatre, the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse.
Production photos of Ruthie Henshall in Billy Elliot at the Victoria Palace Theatre
Production photos of 1984 at the Playhouse Theatre
Production photos of The Testament of Mary at the Barbican Theatre starring Fiona Shaw
Save up to 46% on tickets to see Good People starring Imelda Staunton at the Noel Coward Theatre
Theatre impressario Cameron Mackintosh has seen his personal fortune top £1 billion for the first time. The West End producer has seen his fortune rise by a staggering £175m in the past year, and is now worth £1 billion. His 2013 fortune in the Sunday Times’ annual Rich List was £825 million. The rise is mainly due to profits from his 2012 blockbuster movie version of Les Miserables starring Hugh Jackman and the continued success of his stable of musical theatre hits. The impressario has just opened a high-profile new production of Les Mis on Broadway, and his revival of hit …
According to Baz Bamigboye in the Daily Mail today, Friday 9 May 2014, director John Tiffany is being lined up to direct a new stage play based on J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter character.
The Donmar Warehouse is to revive the Broadway and West End musical City of Angels.
Jane Horrocks and Ayub Khan-Din star in a new revival of East is East at the Trafalgar Studios
BBC Films has announced its new slate for the Cannes Film Festival and it includes a new film adaptation of hit play The Lady In The Van. Maggie Smith will return to the role she immortalised on stage in 1999 as Miss Shepherd, alongside Alex Jennings – who is currently starring as Willy Wonka in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane – playing Alan Bennett. The movie will reunite the team behind The History Boys – Bennett and director Nicholas Hytner, who also directed the stage play of The Lady in the Van. Kevin Loader, Damian Jones …
Carole King musical set for West End opening at the Aldwych Theatre
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Award-winning French actress Juliette Binoche is to star as Antigone at the Barbican Theatre this March.
Once The Musical at the Phoenix Theatre will get new lead players from May 2014
Following an international tour, LIMBO is back in London as part of London Wonderground, combining music, magic, dance and circus in one spellbinding show.
If you were going to bet hard cash on who will see out 2014 on top of the West End, Jenna Russell would probably be a safe bet! The award-winning actress, who can seemingly turn her hand to most things, is having a riotous 12 months in Theatreland. Here we take a look at her past productions, recent successes, and what’s up next. QUICK BIO Having trained at Sylvia Young, Jenna kicked off her stage career by playing Fantine in Les Miserables at the Palace Theatre and doing a long stint for the RSC – including As You Like It, …
Is new musical Bend It Like Beckham closer to a West End run?
Further casting has been announced for Richard III at the Trafalar Studios starring Sherlock and Fargo star Martin Freeman.
Photos of Miss Saigon at the Prince Edward Theatre
Production photos of English National Opera’s Thebans at the London Coliseum
On this day in 1663… The Theatre Royal Drury Lane opened in London
Filmmaker Simon Smith has created a stunning movie, comparing footage from London in 1924 and London in 2014.
Poster art has been released for The Bodyguard featuring Alexandra Burke.
The South Bank Show is to return to television with a new series on Sky Arts.
Cameron Macktintosh has revealed that his big screen adaptation of My Fair Lady has been cancelled.
Scottish actor Jack Lowden has been named the winner of the 2013 Ian Charleson Awards.
Production photos of Titus Andronicus at Shakespeare’s Globe
Production photos of Stevie starring Zoe Wanamaker at Chichester Festival Theatre
The Almeida’s hit production of King Charles III is scheduled to transfer into the West End this autumn.
The Hampstead Theatre production of David Lindsay-Abaire’s play Good People will end its run at the Noel Coward theatre on 14 June 2014, as previously scheduled.
Men Behaving Badly star Neil Morrissey is to be reunited with co-star Caroline Quentin later this month at the Harold Pinter Theatre in Relative Values
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One of the most beautiful girls in the West End, ladies and gentlemen we give you Rachel Muldoon.