Jimmy Carr returns to the West End with a brand new show
Smash-hit West End show The Commitments gets a cast change, with Brian Gilligan leading the show.
The Commitments is to extend its booking period at the Palace Theatre
A round-up of press reviews for The Commitments at the Palace Theatre in London
Strap on your safety goggles, Brainiac Live! is coming to the West End! Based on the smash-hit TV show, the best live science show in the universe is heading to the Palace Theatre.
Acclaimed illusionist Derren Brown heads back to London with brand new live show INFAMOUS. The master of psychological illusion promises to once again shock and entertain in his new show at the Palace Theatre.
The West End production of SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN will have its final performance at the Palace Theatre on Saturday 8 June 2013 ahead of an extensive UK tour. The production which will open at Manchester’s Opera House on Wednesday 13 November and move to Cardiff’s Wales Millennium Centre for a Christmas and New Year season. Full details of the tour, including casting, will be announced shortly.
What’s playing and coming up at the Palace Theatre
TV and stage star Jennifer Ellison is joining Adam Cooper in Singin’ in the Rain at the Palace Theatre from 18 February 2013.
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DANIEL CROSSLEY in Singin’ in the Rain
ADAM COOPER in Singin’ in the Rain
SCARLETT STRALLEN in Singin’ in the Rain
Following its critically-acclaimed, sold-out run at Chichester Festival Theatre, Singin’ in the Rain is making a splash at London’s Palace Theatre starring Adam Cooper.
Jonathan Church’s new production of Singin’ in the Rain is to transfer to the Palace Theatre following its critically acclaimed, sell-out run at Chichester Festival Theatre. Church’s production of Singin’ in the Rain, with choreography by Andrew Wright, is based on the classic 1952 MGM film and produced in the West End by Stage Entertainment UK and Chichester Festival Theatre, and is booking at the Palace Theatre from 4 February 2012, initially through to 29 September 2012. The production will open on TUESDAY 15 FEBRUARY, with tickets on public sale from MONDAY 26 SEPTEMBER 2011.
Priscilla Queen of the Desert the Musical will end its run at the Palace Theatre in London on 31 December 2011.
Tomorrow, Saturday 3 September 2011, the West End production of Priscilla Queen of the Desert the Musical will celebrate its dazzling 1000th performance at the Palace Theatre. Oscar®, Tony and Olivier award-winning Priscilla Queen of the Desert tells the story of three friends who agree to take their show to the middle of the Australian outback. They hop aboard a battered old bus searching for love and friendship and end up finding more than they could ever have dreamed.
Ray Meagher, best known on television for playing Alf Stewart in the long running Australian soap Home and Away, will re join the West End cast of Priscilla Queen Of The Desert The Musical as mechanic Bob from 5 October 2011, following his hugely successful run in the show last year. With booking now open at the Palace Theatre until 7 January 2012, Meagher joins Don Gallagher (Bernadette), Richard Grieve (Tick) and Oliver Thornton (Adam) in the internationally award-winning musical at the Palace Theatre.
Photos of the new cast of Priscilla Queen of the Desert at the Palace Theatre in London, including Richard Grieve as Tick and Mark Moraghan as Bob, joining existing players Don Gallagher as Bernadette and Oliver Thornton as Adam.
MARK MORAGHAN in Priscilla Queen of the Desert
From London to New York: Priscilla, Sister Act, War Horse and Jerusalem to open on Broadway
Our USA round-up of what’s hot on Broadway and beyond, including Daniel Radcliffe in How To Succeed…, transfers of Priscilla and Sister Act, Elaine Paige in Follies and much more.
Major cast changes tonight, 7 March 2011, as Love Never Dies and Priscilla Queen of the Desert issue in new stars.
RICHARD GRIEVE in Priscilla Queen of the Desert
Richard Grieve To Join Priscilla Queen Of The Desert As The Show Motors Into Its Third Hit Year In The West End And Prepares To Open On Broadway
DON GALLAGHER in Priscilla Queen of the Desert
OLIVER THORNTON in Priscilla Queen of the Desert
Andrew Lloyd Webber has pulled out of a deal to sell four of his theatres
Priscilla Queen of the Desert at the Palace Theatre – Christmas in the West End
Video trailer for Priscilla Queen of the Desert at the Palace Theatre
Lloyd Webber sells four London theatres to Grade
A London map highlighting the location of the Palace Theatre, Cambridge Circus, London, W1V 8AY
Les Miserables celebrates its 25th birthday today, 8 October 2010
Home and Away’s Alf Stewart, aka Australian actor Ray Meagher, has joined the London cast of Priscilla Queen of the Desert this week at the Palace Theatre.
Michael Grade, of the legendary Grade and Delfont entertainment dynasty, is eyeing up the West End as his next conquest: buying four London theatres.
Whoopi Goldberg to make her West End debut in Sister Act; Alf from Home and Away joins the cast of Priscilla Queen of the Desert; Ramin Karimloo and Samantha Barks to appear in Les Mis at the O2.
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Two West End stars left their roles in major shows this weekend. On Saturday night (29 May) Jason Donovan left Priscilla Queen of the Desert at the Palace Theatre and Broadway star Will Swenson left Hair at the Gielgud Theatre.
Billy Elliot, Priscilla Queen of The Desert and Jersey Boys will all celebrate their birthdays this month.
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The critics’ reception to Priscilla Queen of the Desert
Save £15 on tickets to see Jason Donovan in the smash-hit new musical Priscilla Queen of the Desert Monday-Thursday Evenings and Thursday Matinees until the 27th May Priscilla Queen of the Desert has just celebrated its first fabulous year at the Palace Theatre in London, flushed with critical acclaim and audience adoration. Based on the Oscar winning film, Priscilla is a spectacular new musical about three friends who hop aboard a battered old bus named Priscilla and take their show to the middle of the Australian outback. Britain’s very own adopted Aussie Jason Donovan stars as Tick and handsome young …
Priscilla Queen of the Desert – The Musical shimmies into the West End tonight, starting previews at the Palace Theatre in London’s West End. Billed as the ultimate feel-good show, pre-opening buzz and reports from its run in Sydney suggest that the musical’s timing is perfect. With acres of chiffon, millions of sequins and some show stopping numbers, it promises to banish any feelings of gloom from the capital. Based on the Oscar award-winning film, PRISCILLA tells the story of Tick (Jason Donovan), Bernadette (Tony Sheldon) and Adam (Oliver Thornton), three glamorous Sydney drag queens who agree to take their …
If theatre mirrors life then you would expect 2009 to be a bad year for the performing arts in London: economic downturns and credit crunches sound like gloomy news for our discretionary entertainment spending. But West End theatre box office figures have kept on going up in recent years, and the huge number of new productions sailing into town during 2009 could mean that Theatreland manages to buck the trend. THE GREAT REVIVAL The RSC, National Theatre, Donmar and Old Vic dominated straight drama in the West End in 2008, and they haven’t finished yet. Big hitters coming to …