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RICHARD III REVIEWS

Richard III Friday 01 July 2011

Sam Mendes directs Kevin Spacey at the Old Vic Theatre in Richard III as the Plantagenet Duke of Gloucester, whose demise at the Battle of Bosworth brought the dynastic House of York to a bloody end.

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Thursday 30 June 2011

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Wednesday 29 June 2011

SIMON CALLOW: SHAKESPEARE, THE MAN FROM STRATFORD & BEING SHAKESPEARE REVIEWS

Wednesday 29 June 2011

Reviews of Simon Callow's wonderful performance as William Shakespeare in BEING SHAKESPEARE at Trafalgar Studios

GORGEOUSLY COMFORTABLE AT ATG VENUES

Woman In Black Wednesday 29 June 2011

The Ambassadors Theatre Group have announced that they are to install sports car-style seating at all 39 of its venues to make audiences more comfortable.

GOSSIP: JOANNA LUMLEY IN NEXT TREVOR NUNN PRODUCTION?

Wednesday 29 June 2011

It has been rumoured that the final production from Trevor Nunn as part of his tenure as Artistic Director at the Theatre Royal Haymarket will be The Lion In Winter and tipped to take the lead role as Eleanor of Aquitaine is Joanna Lumley.

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Tuesday 28 June 2011

MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET REVISES RUNNING TIME TO 2 HOURS

Monday 27 June 2011

MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET, the new hit musical that’s “taking the West End by storm” (Daily Mail) at London’s Noël Coward Theatre, is adding a 15 minute interval to the show from Monday 27 June 2011, with a revised running time of 2 hours

DRIVING MISS DAISY - THIS YEAR'S HOTTEST TICKET!

Monday 27 June 2011

Don't miss this year's hottest ticket as two of the world's greatest living actors arrive in London in Driving Miss Daisy

PRESS RELEASE: DRIVING MISS DAISY TRANSFERS FROM BROADWAY TO LONDON

Monday 27 June 2011

MULTI AWARD WINNING JAMES EARL JONES, VANESSA REDGRAVE & BOYD GAINES TO REPRISE ROLES IN PULITZER PRIZE WINNING DRIVING MISS DAISY TRANSFERRING FROM BROADWAY TO THE WYNDHAM’S THEATRE

THE PITMEN PAINTERS COME TO THE WEST END

Monday 27 June 2011

The Olivier Award nominted play, The Pitmen Painters is coming back to London's West End at the Duchess Theatre from 5th October, officially opening on 11th October to finish off it's second national tour.

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Sunday 26 June 2011

RUPERT EVERETT TO LEAVE PYGMALION

Pygmalion Friday 24 June 2011

A press statement released by the producers today of the Pygmalion production at the Garrick Theatre until 3rd September said that Rupert Everett will leave the production to start filming BBC and HBO drama Parade's End, adapted by Tom Stoppard, from Ford Madox Ford's books.  

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Thursday 23 June 2011

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Wednesday 22 June 2011

TRUDIE STYLER RETURNS TO WEST END

Wednesday 22 June 2011

As part of the Arts Theatre autumn season, the production of A Dish of Tea with Dr Johnson transfers to the Arts Theatre in the West End from 1st to 24th September.  

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Monday 20 June 2011

ELLEN GREEN TO STAR IN MUSICAL COMEDY BETWIXT!

Monday 20 June 2011

Ellen Greene, the original Audrey in Little Shop of Horrors, has been cast in the return of the musical comedy Betwixt! which opens at the Trafalgar Studios in July.

HOLIDAYBREAK SELLS WEST END THEATRE BOOKINGS TO ENCORE FOR £10.9m

Monday 20 June 2011

Travel group Holidaybreak has sold London theatre ticket agency, West End Theatre Bookings to Encore Tickets for £10.9m.

LLOYD WEBBER’S LOVE DIES

Sunday 19 June 2011

Andrew Lloyd Webber's sequel to The Phantom of the Opera, Love Never Dies is to close on August 27. 

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Friday 17 June 2011

SHREK THE MUSICAL OPENING NIGHT PRESS REVIEWS

Shrek The Musical Wednesday 15 June 2011

The musical version of the Oscar-winning animated film Shrek opened last night in London's West End. SHREK THE MUSICAL, based on the animated movies stars Amanda Holden, Richard Blackwood and Nigel Lindsay.

Driving Miss Daisy Transfers to the West End

Wednesday 15 June 2011

The director of Driving Miss Daisy, David Esbjornson announced on the red carpet at the Tony Awards on 13th June, that the hit production will be making it's West End transfer with the same Broadway cast including stars Vanessa Redgrave and James Earl Jones.

FIRE STOPS PERFORMANCE OF DIRTY DANCING AT THE ALDWYCH THEATRE

Dirty Dancing Wednesday 15 June 2011

Staff at the Aldwych theatre had to call off a performance of Dirty Dancing last night due to a blaze at Marconi House, at the junction of the Strand and Aldwych.

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Tuesday 14 June 2011

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Monday 13 June 2011

"STRICTLY" MIDNIGHT TANGO COMING TO THE WEST END

Midnight Tango Monday 13 June 2011

The current Strictly Come Dancing tour show, Midnight Tango will be bought to the West End in January 2012 by stars Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacac. It will be a strictly limited season at the at the Aldwych theatre in London.

BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL: BILLY YOUTH THEATRE 2011

Billy Elliot Monday 13 June 2011

BILLY YOUTH THEATRE 2011 ANNOUNCES GROUPS SELECTED TO PERFORM IN 2011 WEST END GALA OF BILLY ELLIOT AT THE VICTORIA PALACE THEATRE

MARC WARREN TO STAR IN COOL HAND LUKE AT THE ALDWYCH

Friday 10 June 2011

With Dirty Dancing going on a National Tour, the Aldwych Theatre will be home to a new play, an adaptation of Donn Pearce's novel Cool Hand Luke, famously adapted into the iconic 1967 film starring Paul Newman.  Marc Warren currently on screen in Mad Dogs on Sky One is taking on the role with previews from 23rd September, officially opening on 3rd October.  

MISFITS STAR ROBERT SHEEHAN TO STAR IN OLD VIC'S THE PLAYBOY OF THE WESTERN WORLD

Friday 10 June 2011

J M Synge’s comic masterpiece and one of Ireland’s greatest plays, The Playboy of the Western World will preview at The Old Vic from 17 September 2011

GOSSIP: X FACTOR WINNER ALEXANDRA BURKE IN THE BODYGUARD THE MUSICAL?

Friday 10 June 2011

The rumours about the West End staging of hit 1992 film, The Bodyguard in 2012 have been swirling since 2009 and now it seems that the production is set to go ahead next summer to coincide with the Olympic Games and the producers have offered the Whitney Houston role of musical superstar Rachel Marron to none other than Alexandra Burke, winner of the X Factor in 2008.

THE SOCIETY OF LONDON THEATRE ANNOUNCES MARK RUBINSTEIN AS NEW PRESIDENT

Friday 10 June 2011

The Society of London Theatre announces it's new president as Mark Rubinstein.

WHAT DO JAY-Z, SPIKE LEE, ALICIA KEYS, JOHN LEGEND AND STING HAVE IN COMMON?

Friday 10 June 2011

They all love the "ecstatic phenomenon" know as FELA! performing now at Sadler's Wells

TICKET OFFER: MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET

Friday 10 June 2011

Book tickets for Million Dollar Quartet and save up to 40%!

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Thursday 09 June 2011

CARLEY STENSON TO PLAY ELLE WOODS IN LEGALLY BLONDE THE MUSICAL

Legally Blonde Thursday 09 June 2011

CARLEY STENSON TO PLAY ELLE WOODS ALONGSIDE NEW CAST MEMBERS NATALIE CASEY AND LEE MEED IN OLIVIER AWARD WINNING LEGALLY BLONDE THE MUSICAL

X FACTOR WINNER SHAYNE WARD TO JOIN CAST OF ROCK OF AGES

Rock Of Ages Thursday 09 June 2011

Shayne Ward, the 2005 winner of ITV talent show The X Factor, will join the West End cast of Rock of Ages.

THE FLYING KARAMAZOV BROTHERS - £20 SNEAKY-PEEK PREVIEW OFFER!

Wednesday 08 June 2011

THE FLYING KARAMAZOV BROTHERS AT THE VAUDEVILLE THEATRE: £20 SNEAKY-PEEK PREVIEW OFFER! AND TOP PRICE SEATS FOR JUST £25!

VIDEO: THE LADYKILLERS AT THE GIELGUD THEATRE

The Ladykillers Wednesday 08 June 2011

Watch an exclusive sneak peak of The Ladykillers at London's Gielgud Theatre.

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Tuesday 07 June 2011

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Tuesday 07 June 2011

GREAT REVIEWS FOR BUTLEY AT THE DUCHESS STARRING DOMINIC WEST

Tuesday 07 June 2011

Dominic West, star of hit US drama The Wire, plays rapier-tongued lecturer Ben Butley in a major new revival of Simon Gray’s award-winning comedy. Read what the critics thought...

LONDON MAYOR BORIS JOHNSON SUPPORTS WILTON'S THEATRE CAMPAIGN

Tuesday 07 June 2011

London’s enigmatic Mayor has spoken out about the troubled situation facing Wilton’s Music Hall and proclaimed it “one of London’s hidden gems which we must keep alive”.

WEST END PRODUCTION OF BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL EXTENDS BOOKING UNTIL DECEMBER 2012

Billy Elliot Monday 06 June 2011

Today, 6 June 2011, the multi award-winning Billy Elliot the Musical announces the release of over 630,000 new tickets for sale taking bookings up until 15 December 2012.

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Saturday 04 June 2011

WIN TICKETS TO SEE BUTLEY STARRING DOMINIC WEST

Friday 03 June 2011

Win a pair of tickets to see Dominic West star in BUTLEY!

TICKET OFFER - PYGMALION TICKETS EXCLUSIVE OFFER

Pygmalion Thursday 02 June 2011

'There is no more stylish, sophisticated or satisfying a play to be had in London' - Tim Walker Sunday Telegraph. Exclusive Pygmalion ticket offer now on.

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Wednesday 01 June 2011

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Wednesday 01 June 2011

BELONGINGS TRANSFERS FROM HAMPSTEAD TO TRAFALGAR STUDIOS

Wednesday 01 June 2011

Belongings by Morgan Lloyd Malcolm, which ends its run at the fringe venue, Hampstead Downstairs, on 11 June, will transfer to the Trafalgar Studios 2 theatre with previews from 16 June, opening on 21st June to 9 July 2011.

FROM STREET TO AVENUE – GRAY O’BRIEN STARS IN PARK AVENUE CAT

Wednesday 01 June 2011

Coronation Street star Gray O’Brien is joined by Tessa Peake-Jones, Josefina Gabrielle and Daniel Weyman, in the world premiere of Los Angeles comedy Park Avenue Cat at the Arts Theatre.

MORE CAST JOIN CAROLINE SHEEN, MATT LUCAS, ALFIE BOE IN LES MISERABLES

Les Miserables Wednesday 01 June 2011

Les Miserables has undergone a full cast change and the eagerly anticipated list of new cast members has been officially confirmed.

BETWIXT! OPENING AT THE TRAFALGAR STUDIOS SOON!

Wednesday 01 June 2011

Betwixt! a musical comedy by Ian McFarlane, will open at Trafalgar Studios 2 on 28 July with previews from 26 July 2011.

TICKET OFFER: LEGALLY BLONDE STARRING LEE MEAD

Legally Blonde Wednesday 01 June 2011

Fantastic ticket offer for LEGALLY BLONDE. Hurry while stocks last!

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