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THANDIE NEWTON MAKES WEST END DEBUT

Monday 01 August 2011

First it was Keira, currently it's Kristin Scott Thomas, next up continuing the starry line up at the Comedy Theatre is film actress Thandie Newton making her West End Debut in the Ariel Dorfman thriller Death and the Maiden from 13th October to 21st January 2012, press night on 24th October.

WEST END PREMIERE FOR BACKBEAT

Monday 01 August 2011

The stage adaptation of the film Backbeat telling the story of the early days of The Beatles prior to going global will be coming to the Duke of Yorks theatre this autumn after first being shown at the Citizens Theatre in Glasgow in 2010.

TICKET OFFER: CARYL CHURCHILL'S TOP GIRLS AT TRAFALGAR STUDIOS

Top Girls Saturday 30 July 2011

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LAST CHANCE TO SEE KRISTIN SCOTT THOMAS, DOUGLAS HENSHALL AND BEN MILES IN BETRAYAL

Friday 29 July 2011

Ian Rickson’s critically acclaimed production of Harold Pinter’s Betrayal, starring Kristin Scott Thomas, Douglas Henshall and Ben Miles, will end its scheduled run at the Comedy Theatre on 20 August 2011 having recouped its investment.

SWALLOWS AND AMAZONS TO OPEN AT THE VAUDEVILLE

Friday 29 July 2011

The critically acclaimed Bristol Old Vic production of Swallows And Amazons is to open at London’s Vaudeville Theatre.

STOMP TO CELEBRATE IT'S 20TH BIRTHDAY

Stomp Friday 29 July 2011

The multi award winning feel good show Stomp will celebrate its 20th Birthday this autumn.

DAVID SUCHET RETURNS TO THE WEST END IN LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT

Thursday 28 July 2011

David Suchet will return to London's West End when Eugene O’Neill’s masterpiece, Long Day’s Journey into Night opens at the Apollo Theatre in April 2012.

JERUSALEM REVIEWS - SEE THE HIT PLAY AS IT RETURNS TO LONDON'S APOLLO THEATRE!

Jerusalem Wednesday 27 July 2011

Read the reviews and see why you can't miss the return of JERUSALEM to the Apollo Theatre in London's West End

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Monday 25 July 2011

ADAM VESPERMAN BECOMES TWENTY SEVENTH BILLY ELLIOT

Billy Elliot Monday 25 July 2011

In the production’s seventh year in the West End, 13 year old Adam Vesperman from Seattle, USA, will make his West End stage debut as Billy Elliot at the Victoria Palace Theatre, becoming the twenty-seventh boy to play the title role in the hit west end show Billy Elliot The Musical.

DOCTOR WHO'S KAREN GILLAN TO MAKE THEATRE DEBUT AT THE DONMAR WAREHOUSE

Friday 22 July 2011

Doctor Who's Amy Pond, the flame-haired actress Karen Gillan is to make her professional theatre debut in at the Donmar Warehouse in a West End revival of John Osborne's 1964 play Inadmissible Evidence.

RUBY WAX - LOSING IT REVIEWS

Friday 22 July 2011

Reviews of Ruby Wax's Losing It at The Duchess Theatre, London.

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Wednesday 20 July 2011

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Monday 18 July 2011

TREVOR NUNN TO DIRECT ROBERT LINDSAY AND JOANNA LUMLEY IN JAMES GOLDMAN’S THE LION IN WINTER

Thursday 14 July 2011

Robert Lindsay and Joanna Lumley will lead the cast in Trevor Nunn’s production of James Goldman’s The Lion in Winter. 

COMFORTABLE AT THE FORTUNE?

Woman In Black Thursday 14 July 2011

Watching Women In Black at the Fortune Theatre can be pretty scary...it is a tense pyschological plot that may have you tensely sitting on the edge of your seat, but it is about to get more comfy with new seats being introduced!

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Wednesday 13 July 2011

MANDARIN MAMMA MIA!

Mamma Mia! Wednesday 13 July 2011

China has received it's first ever Western musical translated into Mandarin with Mamma Mia playing in Shanghai's Grand Theatre before it transfers to Beijing and goes on two major tours of the country.

FULL CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR TREVOR NUNN’S THEATRE ROYAL HAYMARKET PRODUCTION OF THE TEMPEST

Wednesday 13 July 2011

The Tempest, the third production in the Trevor Nunn Season, previews at the Theatre Royal Haymarket from 27 August. Full casting has been announced.

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Tuesday 12 July 2011

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Tuesday 12 July 2011

RUBY WAX - LOSING IT HITS THE WEST END

Tuesday 12 July 2011

Ruby Wax will be in the West End from 31st August to 1st October with her show Ruby Wax - Losing It when it transfers to the Duchess Theatre.   

WEST END TRANSFER FOR CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED NEW PRODUCTION OF CARYL CHURCHILL’S TOP GIRLS

Tuesday 12 July 2011

SONIA FRIEDMAN PRODUCTIONS PRESENTS OUT OF JOINT & CHICHESTER FESTIVAL THEATRE PRODUCTION AT THE TRAFALGAR STUDIOS

JAMES CORDEN LEADS CAST IN WEST END TRANSFER OF ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS

Tuesday 12 July 2011

NICHOLAS HYTNER’S PRODUCTION OF RICHARD BEAN’S NEW ADAPTATION, WITH SONGS BY GRANT OLDING, OPENS AT ADELPHI THEATRE IN NOVEMBER

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Monday 11 July 2011

JERUSALEM BACK AT THE APOLLO

Jerusalem Monday 11 July 2011

Making a welcome return to the West End from 8th October for a run until 14th January is the award winning play Jerusalem starring Mark Rylance and Mackenzie Crook.  The production will be staged at the Apollo Theatre with press night on 17th October.

FURTHER CAST FOR TEMPEST

Monday 11 July 2011

Said to be Joining Ralph Fiennes in the Trevor Nunn directed play The Tempest is Elisabeth Hopper.  The production opens at the Theatre Royal Haymarket theatre on 27th August until 29th October.  

JERUSALEM PRESS RELEASE

Jerusalem Monday 11 July 2011

Ian Rickson’s Royal Court Theatre production of Jez Butterworth’s Jerusalem will return to London’s West End for a strictly limited 14 week engagement hot on the heels of a triumphant Broadway run. Mark Rylance will reprise his Olivier and Tony award-wining performance as Johnny “Rooster” Byron, directed by Ian Rickson.  Previewing at the Apollo Theatre from 8 October 2011, with press night on 17 October, Jerusalem is booking until 14 January 2012. 

FURTHER CAST ANNOUNCED FOR BROKEN GLASS

Friday 08 July 2011

Broken Glass transfers to the Vaudeville Theatre for a limited run in the West End from 14 September until 10 December, with press night on 16 September.  The production stars Antony Sher and Tara Fitzgerald with further cast announcements made today.  

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Thursday 07 July 2011

FIVE DECADES OF ICONIC DIVAS CELEBRATED IN MUSICAL EXTRAVAGANZA RESPECT LA DIVA AT THE GARRICK

Thursday 07 July 2011

Respect La Diva, conceived and directed by Adrian Grant, the creator of hit international show Thriller Live, will arrive at the Garrick Theatre for a strictly limited run from 7 September until 24 September, with press night on 8 September.

NEW CAST MEMBER FOR DREAMBOATS AND PETTICOATS

Dreamboats and Petticoats Thursday 07 July 2011

Musical Dreamboats and Petticoats welcomes new cast member Sam Attwater to the stage at the Playhouse Theatre.

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Wednesday 06 July 2011

OLIVIER AWARD NOMINEE ALEX GAUMOND TO JOIN WE WILL ROCK YOU

We Will Rock You Wednesday 06 July 2011

Alex Gaumond is to join the West End cast of We Will Rock You at London's Dominion Theatre

DAILY MAIL REPORTS ROBERT LINDSAY TO JOIN JOANNA LUMLEY IN THE LION IN WINTER

Wednesday 06 July 2011

Further to recent reports that JOANNA LUMLEY is to appear as Eleanor of Aquitaine in Trevor Nunn's THE LION IN WINTER at Theatre Royal Haymarket, the Daily Mail has reported that ROBERT LINDSAY is in talks to play Henry II.

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Tuesday 05 July 2011

WICKED EXTENDS BOOKING THROUGH THE 2012 OLYMPICS

Wicked Tuesday 05 July 2011

WICKED TICKETS NOW ON SALE UNTIL 27 OCTOBER 2012 THE HIT MUSICAL CELEBRATES ITS 2000TH PERFORMANCE 2 JULY 2011

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Monday 04 July 2011

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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