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WICKED MAKES WEST END HISTORY WITH HIGHEST EVER WEEKLY GROSS

Wicked Monday 01 November 2010

£923,612 FOR WEEK-ENDING 30 OCTOBER 2010. RACHEL TUCKER AND LOUISE DEARMAN EXTEND CONTRACTS

ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER SELLS FOUR THEATRES IN WEST END SHAKE-UP

Phantom of The Opera Thursday 28 October 2010

London's New London, Cambridge, Her Majesty's and Palace theatres to be sold.

HALLOWEEN: CELEBRATE THE LEGEND OF MICHAEL JACKSON!

Thriller Live Wednesday 27 October 2010

With the announcement of Michael Jackson's brand new album imminent, celebrate the legend of the King of Pop this Halloween with our exclusive Thriller Live ticket offer. "YOU AIN'T SEEN NOTHING YET!"

VIDEO: AN IDEAL HUSBAND - EXCLUSIVE TRAILER!

An Ideal Husband Tuesday 26 October 2010

Exclusive promotional video for the brand new production of Oscar Wilde's AN IDEAL HUSBAND at the Vaudeville Theatre London.

Ray Meagher joins London cast of Priscilla Queen Of The Desert The Musical

Priscilla Queen Of The Desert Tuesday 26 October 2010

Tonight Ray Meagher, best known on television for playing Alf Stewart in the long running Australian soap Home and Away, officially joins the West End cast of Priscilla Queen Of The Desert The Musical as in Toronto, Canada, the North American production of the show celebrates its opening night.  Meagher joins Don Gallagher as Bernadette, Ben Richards as Tick and Oliver Thornton as Adam in the Olivier award-winning musical which today announces a further extension to performances, taking bookings at the Palace Theatre in London’s West End, up to 7 January 2012.  

KEIRA KNIGHTLEY RETURNS TO THE WEST END

Friday 22 October 2010

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The Lion King Friday 22 October 2010

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DISCOUNT TICKETS: BLOOD BROTHERS AT THE PHOENIX THEATRE

Blood Brothers Thursday 21 October 2010

Blood Brothers tickets - book tickets now and benefit from our exclusive discounted Blood Brothers ticket offer!

VIDEO: LA SOIREE AT SOUTH BANK BIG TOP - EXCLUSIVE TRAILER

Monday 18 October 2010

New exclusive trailer for La Soirée has been released.

HALLOWEEN 2010: GHOST STORIES AND THE LONDON DUNGEON!

London Dungeon Monday 18 October 2010

Hurry and book something spooky in time for HALLOWEEN!

SHREK THE MUSICAL ON SALE NOW!

Shrek The Musical Monday 18 October 2010

Promotion to announce SHREK THE MUSICAL going on sale!

Martin Guerre comes to London

Friday 15 October 2010

After the phenomenal success of Les Miserables and Miss Saigon in the West End, another musical of duo Claude-Michel Schönberg and Alain Boubil returns to London.

Oliver Cotton and Jonathan Cake join the cast of A Flea in Her Ear

Flea in Her Ear Friday 15 October 2010

Jonathan Cake and Oliver Cotton joins the cast of A Flea in Her Ear, which will run from December 2010 to March 2011 at the Old Vic Theatre.

Special Halloween events at The London Dungeon

London Dungeon Wednesday 13 October 2010

Experience the scariest Halloween ever at The London Dungeon and its Jack O’Lantern and the “Sounds of Hell”.

GRUFFALO ARRIVES AT THE GARRICK THEATRE

Gruffalo Wednesday 13 October 2010

THE SMASH HIT SHOW RETURNS FOR ANOTHER MONSTER CHRISTMAS SEASON!

NEW FLASHDANCE PRODUCTION IMAGE RELEASED

Flashdance Wednesday 13 October 2010

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Birthday present makeover for the London Palladium

Wednesday 13 October 2010

Plans for a dramatic refurbishment of the London Palladium theatre are announced to celebrate it's 100th year.

“THE DIVINE MISS M” BETTE MIDLER JOINS PRODUCING TEAM OF THE FABULOUS PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT

Priscilla Queen Of The Desert Wednesday 13 October 2010

Bette Midler, whose solo Broadway debut at the Palace Theatre is the stuff of showbiz legend, will return to that landmark venue as a producer of this season’s eagerly anticipated, PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT THE MUSICAL.

CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR ERICH SEGAL´S LOVE STORY

Love Story Tuesday 12 October 2010

The Chichester Festival Theatre production of Love Story will transfer to the West End previewing at the Duchess Theatre from 27 November. The West End cast includes Emma Williams as Jenny, Michael Xavier as Oliver Barratt IV and Peter Polycarpou who plays Jenny’s father, Phil, all of whom reprise their roles at the Duchess Theatre. 

GARETH GATES JOINS THE CAST OF LES MISERABLES

Les Miserables Tuesday 12 October 2010

Award winning singer and runner-up in the first series of Pop Idol, Gareth Gates, joins the cast of Les Miserables at the Queen’s Theatre from October 2010.

FROM THE ARCHIVES: LONDON THEATRE DIRECT MEETS DANNII MINOGUE!

We Will Rock You Tuesday 12 October 2010

Back in 2001, X Factor judge DANNII MINOGUE stunned audiences with her performance as Esmeralda in Notre Dame de Paris at London’s Dominion Theatre. We’ve having a bit of a nostalgia trip so thought you might enjoy a read...

SAVE THE ARTS - AN APPEAL BY THE SOCIETY OF LONDON THEATRE

Monday 11 October 2010

Nica Burns, President of the Society of London Theatre releases statement in support of the arts.

EXCLUSIVE LOVE NEVER DIES TICKET OFFER

Love Never Dies Sunday 10 October 2010

Love Never Dies, the sequel to Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of the Opera. Exclusive October Love Never Dies ticket offer!

BRAND NEW AN IDEAL HUSBAND CAST PHOTO RELEASED

An Ideal Husband Friday 08 October 2010

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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH AN IDEAL HUSBAND'S SAMANTHA BOND!

An Ideal Husband Tuesday 05 October 2010

The fabulous Samantha Bond took time out from rehearsals for AN IDEAL HUSBAND to answer a few quick questions exclusively for LondonTheatreDirect.com. Also check out the brand new photo of Samantha Bond from the production.

WIZARD OF OZ: Snog, Marry or Avoid?

Tuesday 05 October 2010

New promotional photo from The Wizard of Oz, featuring Andrew Lloyd Webber, Danielle Hope and Michael Crawford. Photo by Gabrielle Crawford.

AN IDEAL HUSBAND: Miss Moneypenny Keeps It In The Family

An Ideal Husband Tuesday 05 October 2010

Samantha Bond, known for her role as Miss Moneypenny opposite Pierce Brosnan in all his four James Bond outings is to star alongside her real-life husband at the Vaudeville Theatre in An Ideal Husband.

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