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WINNER! Ben Forster | ITV Superstar

WINNER: Ben Forster has won the final in Superstar, ITV and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s search to cast Jesus in his new Arena production of Jesus Christ Superstar

OUT OF THE SHOW: Jon Moses | ITV Superstar

Jon Moses, finalist in Superstar, ITV and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s search to cast Jesus in his new Arena production of Jesus Christ Superstar

ITV’s Superstar | Photos and Videos

ITV’s Superstar | Photos and Videos | Andrew Lloyd Webber searches for a SUPERSTAR to play Jesus in his new Arena tour of Jesus Christ Superstar.

ITV’s Superstar | The Judges

ITV’s Superstar | The Judges | Andrew Lloyd Webber searches for a SUPERSTAR to play Jesus in his new Arena tour of Jesus Christ Superstar.

ITV’s Superstar | The Contestants

ITV’s Superstar | The Contestants | Andrew Lloyd Webber searches for a SUPERSTAR to play Jesus in his new Arena tour of Jesus Christ Superstar.

ITV’s Superstar | The TV Show

ITV’s Superstar | The TV Show | Andrew Lloyd Webber searches for a SUPERSTAR to play Jesus in his new Arena tour of Jesus Christ Superstar.

Les Miserables Movie: the excitement mounts for new movie musical starring Hugh Jackman and Russell Crowe

The big-screen version of hit musical Les Miserables will be coming to a cinema near you by the end of the year – and fans around the world are starting to get seriously excited. Produced by the stage show’s producer Cameron Mackintosh and Working Title Films, with distribution by Universal, the movie is directed by The King’s Speech Oscar-winner Tom Hooper and stars Hugh Jackman as Jean Valjean, Russell Crowe as Javert, Sacha Baron Cohen as Thernardier, Eddie Redmayne as Marius, Aaron Tveit as Enjolras, Amanda Seyfried as Cosette, Samantha Barks as Eponine, and Helena Bonham Carter as Madame Thenardier.

The Woman in Black the Movie starring Daniel Radcliffe

Having scared West End audiences for over twenty years at the Fortune Theatre in London, Susan Hill’s terrifying ghost story The Woman in Black is set for a big screen remake starring Harry Potter’s Daniel Radcliffe

Glee does Rocky Horror Show

The latest episode of Glee, currently airing on Fox in the USA, has seen the cast of the hit series take on West End and Broadway musical The Rocky Horror Sho

Wizard of Oz West End

Wizard of Oz West End: Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Really Useful Group will produce a brand new, multi-million pound production of The Wizard of Oz in 2011, starring Over The Rainbow winner Danielle Hope.

Over The Rainbow – Tickets

Over The Rainbow Tickets: Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Really Useful Group will produce a brand new, multi-million pound production of The Wizard of Oz in 2011, starring Over The Rainbow winner Danielle Hope.

The Wizard of Oz at the London Palladium

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Really Useful Group will produce a brand new, multi-million pound production of The Wizard of Oz in 2011. The show will start performances on 29 March 2011 at the London Palladium (CLICK HERE TO BOOK TICKETS). Sister Act is currently playing at the theatre. Sign up here for news, casting and ticketing information on The Wizard Of Oz. Lord Webber has been searching for a lucky newcomer to star in the show in BBC One’s Over The Rainbow, and the winner has now been announced as DANIELLE HOPE, 18 years old from Greater Manchester. She will pop …

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Over The Rainbow – Interviews

JUDGE: ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER Following the success of How Do You Solve A Problem Like Maria?, I’d Do Anything and Any Dream Will Do, Andrew Lloyd Webber is back to trawl the length and breadth of the UK for performers with extraordinary talent. One of the richest men in the UK, the 61-year-old composer has written some of the greatest musicals of all time including The Phantom Of The Opera, Cats, Evita, Joseph And The Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat, Jesus Christ Superstar, Starlight Express, Sunset Boulevard, The Woman In White and Aspects Of Love – and recently launched his new musical …

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Over The Rainbow – TV Show

OVER THE RAINBOW TV SCHEDULE BBC ONE: Friday 26 March 2010 9pm – 10pm  Episode 1 (of 11): Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber looks for a Dorothy to take the starring role in The Wizard of Oz BBC ONE: Saturday 27 March 2010 6.30pm – 8pm Episode 2 (of 11): The final 20 girls audition for the part of Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz. BBC ONE:  Saturday 3 April 2010 – 7.25pm -8 .40pm Episode 3 (of 11): Start of the live studio shows featuring the 10 Dorothys and the Wild Card Dorothy as voted for by you BBC ONE: …

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Over The Rainbow

Welcome to our special westendtheatre.com celebration of all things Over The Rainbow.  Over The Rainbow, which finished on 22 May on BBC One, saw 20 contestants battle it out to play the role of Dorothy in a multi-million pound new production of The Wizard of Oz. The lucky winner was Danielle Hope, 18 from Greater Manchester, who won the show in a closely fought final with runner-up Sophie Evans, 17 from Wales. “Henry! Henry! I can’t find Dorothy! She’s somewhere out in the storm! Dorrrrrrotheeeeeee!” Andrew Lloyd Webber is bringing the classic musical The Wizard of Oz to the London …

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