A round-up of the latest Musicals to Movies adaptations including tick, tick… boom!, In The Heights, Matilda The Musical, 13 and more.
Matilda The Musical
The Royal Shakespeare Company are one of the world’s most respected producers of classic drama, including Shakespeare’s plays.
History of the Cambridge Theatre in London – currently home to Matilda The Musical – including designer and first production.
Craige Els is to join the cast of the RSC’s production of Roald Dahl’s Matilda The Musical.
Award-winning musical Matilda The Musical, which has proved a hit in London and New York, is to be turned into a blockbuster new film.
From 3 September 2013, James Clyde will join the adult company in London as Mr Wormwood, Lisa Davina Phillip as Mrs Phelps and Joshua Wyatt as Michael Wormwood. As previously announced, they will join Olivier Award nominated Canadian actor Alex Gaumond in the role of Miss Trunchbull and Kay Murphy as Mrs Wormwood.
The 2013 Tony Awards have been announced with musicals Kinky Boots, Matilda The Musical and Pippin winning multiple awards.
TONY AWARD WINNERS 2013
The nominations for the 2013 Olivier Awards were announced today at the May Fair Hotel in London.
Presented by Olivier Award winners Ruth Wilson and Elaine Paige live on BBC Radio 2’s Ken Bruce show, the announcement also featured a performance from last year’s big Olivier winner Matilda The Musical.
The shows dominating this year’s awards include the National Theatre’s The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time, Hollywood musical Top Hat at the Aldwych Theatre and recent Chichester and Adelphi Theatre production of Sweeney Todd.
David Tennant returns to the RSC in the title role of Gregory Doran’s production of Richard II
WEST END LIVE TIMETABLE – Saturday 23 June 2012, Trafalgar Square. Back for its 8th year, West End Live – the spectacular celebration of West End theatre – returns to Trafalgar Square and for the first time will feature every single West End musical over the two days of the event.
WEST END LIVE TIMETABLE –
Saturday 23 June 2012, Trafalgar Square. Back for its 8th year, West End Live – the spectacular celebration of West End theatre – returns to Trafalgar Square and for the first time will feature every single West End musical over the two days of the event.
The timetable has been published for West End Live, the free annual theatre event that returns to London next weekend, on Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 June 2012.
Matilda The Musical dominated the 2012 Olivier Awards this evening at the Royal Opera House, winning seven awards.
Olivier Award nominations announced: RSC’s Matilda leads Olivier Awards race with 10 nominations
Production photos of Matilda The Musical at the Cambridge Theatre in London
The Theatrical Management Association’s nominations for its annual Theatre Awards UK 2011 were released on Thursday, and its good to see that a number of the shows are heading to the West End over the next few months.
Casting announced for the Royal Shakespeare Company’s world premiere production of Roald Dahl’s Matilda The Musical
The Royal Shakespeare Company’s world premiere production of Roald Dahl’s Matilda The Musical will transfer to London’s Cambridge Theatre, previewing from Tuesday 18 October.
The Royal Shakespeare Company world premiere production of Roald Dahl’s Matilda, A Musical will transfer to the West End in autumn 2011 for an open-ended run.
Bruce Norris’s new play Clybourne Park, produced by the Royal Court last year and transferring to the Wyndham’s Theatre from 28 January, has scooped two major best new play awards.
THE CRITICS’ CIRCLE THEATRE AWARDS – WINNERS 2010
OLIVIER AWARDS – BEST ACTRESS WINNERS
OLIVIER AWARDS – Best Actor Winners
OLIVIER AWARDS – Best Director Winners
OLIVIER AWARDS – Best Musicals Winners
OLIVIER AWARDS – Best Set and Design Winners
OLIVIER AWARDS – Best Choreographer Winners
OLIVIER AWARDS – Best Sound Winners
There are also some great discounts on West End theatre on Sundays for Thriller Live, Stomp, The Lion King and much more.