Pop star Lily Allen is no longer involved in the much-discussed new musical version of Bridget Jones’s Diary.
Month: July 2014
New casting has been announced for The Phantom of the Opera at Her Majesty’s Theatre
Interviews with the cast of My Night with Reg at the Donmar Warehouse.
Production photos of The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre.
Reviews round-up for Shakespeare in Love at the Noel Coward Theatre in London
Reviews round-up for Medea at the National Theatre starring Helen McCrory
Production photos of Amadeus at Chichester Festival Theatre starring Rupert Everett.
Craige Els is to join the cast of the RSC’s production of Roald Dahl’s Matilda The Musical.
The Young Vic’s revival of A Streetcar Named Desire starring Gillian Anderson is to be broadcast live into cinemas this September.
Ghost Stories at the Arts Theatre extends its run to January 2015 – more tickets released
Video trailer released for Shakespeare in Love at the Noel Coward Theatre
Rehearsal photos of A Streetcar Named Desire at the Young Vic starring Gillian Anderson.
Production photos of Medea at the National Theatre starring Helen McCrory
Rehearsal photos of My Night with Reg at the Donmar Warehouse.
David Leveaux is to direct a new production of Patrick Marber’s hit play Closer at the Donmar Warehouse this February.
Richard Bean’s topical new satire Great Britain at the National Theatre
Nigel Lindsay stars in Alan Ayckbourn’s comedy A Small Family Business at the National Theatre.
Polly Stenham (That Face) bringer her gripping new drama to the National Theatre’s Temporary Space.
New theatrical trailer released for Miss Saigon at the Prince Edward Theatre.
Almeida stage musical of American Psycho to open in New York
Please find an Offer Alert on two big West End shows: Save up to 51% on The Commitments and up to 48% on Jeeves and Wooster. Sale ends 18 July.
Diana Rigg sings Cole Porter’s You’re The Top in Agatha Christie movie classic Evil Under The Sun
West End star Kerry Ellis is to return to Wicked at the Apollo Victoria in London
New lead stars joins The Book of Mormon at the Prince of Wales Theatre in London – Billy Harrigan Tighe and A.J. Holmes
Helen McCrory stars as Medea in this new production of Euripides’ tragedy directed by award-winning Carrie Cracknell
A round-up of reviews for Richard III starring Martin Freeman at the Trafalgar Studios
History of the Lyceum Theatre in London – currently home to The Lion King – including designer and first production.
The European premiere of Dessa Rose, from the writers of Ragtime, comes to the Trafalgar Studios starring Cynthia Erivo and Cassidy Janson.
STOMP, the long-running show at the Ambassadors Theatre in London, celebrates its 5,000th performance tomorrow (Saturday 12 July 2014).
Production photos of Miss Julie and Black Comedy starring Rosalie Craig at the Chichester Festival Theatre
Our cheat-sheet on which big new musicals will make it to the West End in 2015
A new musical based on the life of Dusty Springfield is slated to be heading into the West End in 2015.
Jenna Russell is to lead the transfer of cult musical Urinetown, coming to the Apollo Theatre this Autumn.
A lavish new production of Shakespeare in Love is now playing at the Noel Coward Theatre in London. And WestEndTheatre.com readers have the chance to save up to 30% on tickets with a special offer for the show.
Round-up of reviews of DAYTONA starring Maureen Lipman
Production photos of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time at the Gielgud Theatre
Production photos of Shakespeare in Love at the Noel Coward Theatre
Photos of the Cats press launch at the London Palladium with Andrew Lloyd Webber, Gillian Lynne and Trevor Nunn.
Andrew Lloyd Webber’s new production of CATS was launched today at the London Palladium.
Production photos of Julius Caesar at Shakespeare’s Globe
Production photos of New English Ballet Theatre — Tryst: Devotion and Betrayal at Sadler’s Wells
Production photos of The Crucible at the Old Vic starring Richard Armitage
Production photos of Richard III at the Trafalgar Studios starring Martin Freeman
On this day in… 1821
the Theatre Royal Haymarket opened in London
A round-up of reviews for The Crucible at the Old Vic Theatre starring Richard Armitage.
Nicole Kidman keen to return to the London stage, directed by Ian Rickson
Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s powerful musical Evita returns to the West End starring Marti Pellow.
Which gay theatre folk have made this year’s World Pride Power List 2014?
Richard Bean’s hilarious, biting satire Great Britain transfers to the Theatre Royal Haymarket.
Richard Bean’s controversial satire Great Britain is to transfer into the West End’s Theatre Royal Haymarket.
Production photos of Great Britain at the National Theatre starring Billie Piper.
Reviews round-up of Great Britain at the National Theatre starring Billie Piper.
Jamie Lloyd’s hit revival of cult Broadway show Urinetown is to transfer into the Apollo Theatre.
Director Jamie Lloyd and designer Soutra Gilmour continue their march on West End domination with the West End transfer of cult Broadway musical URINETOWN to the Apollo Theatre