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Declan Bennett and Zrinka Cvitesic to lead cast in Once

Once Tuesday 29 January 2013

Declan Bennett and Zrinka Cvitesic to lead cast in Once at the Phoenix Theatre in London.

Jennifer Ellison joins cast of Singin' In The Rain

Singin' In The Rain Tuesday 29 January 2013

TV and stage star Jennifer Ellison joins leading man Adam Cooper in Singin' in the Rain at the Palace Theatre.

War Horse now booking until February 2014

War Horse Tuesday 29 January 2013

The West End production of War Horse at the New London Theatre has been extended until February 2014.

The Curious Incident extends run by 14 weeks

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time Tuesday 29 January 2013

The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night Time has extended its run at the Apollo Theatre by 14 weeks.

The Play's The Thing: 10 West End Plays You Must See in 2013

Macbeth Saturday 26 January 2013

2013 is going to be a bumper year for London's Theatreland with some amazing plays in the West End. In no particular order, here are ten of the best.

Buy Thriller Live's Millionth Ticket And Win MJ Prizes! #MichaelJackson

Thriller Live Friday 25 January 2013

Thriller Live, the concert show that celebrates the music of the world's greatest entertainer and undisputed King of Pop, Michael Jackson and the Jackson 5, is celebrating selling 1,000,000 tickets in the West End and starting its fifth amazing year at the Lyric Theatre.

Extra preview matinee performances added for The Audience

The Audience Tuesday 22 January 2013

Extra preview matinee performances have been added for Stephen Daldry's production of Peter Morgan's The Audience at the Gielgud Theatre.

Alan Bennett's Untold Stories transfers to the West End

Untold Stories Tuesday 22 January 2013

Alex Jennings leads critically acclaimed double-bill of Hymn and Cocktail Sticks at the Duchess Theatre from 22 March.

Stephen Fry to play Lady Bracknell in The Importance of Being Earnest?

Friday 18 January 2013

Stephen Fry in talks to perform at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane. 

Irving Berlin’s daughter Linda Emmet to do Top Hat Q&A

Top Hat Friday 18 January 2013

Free Q&A after matinee performance of Top Hat on Thursday 28 Feb.

Further casting announced for Peter and Alice

Peter and Alice Tuesday 15 January 2013

Nicholas Farrell, Ruby Bentall and Olly Alexander to join the cast of Peter and Alice.

US Kings Of Rap past and present cross the Atlantic for Madame Tussauds exhibition

Madame Tussauds Tuesday 15 January 2013

UK artist Chip (previously known as Chipmunk) was at the unveiling of Madame Tussauds' latest waxwork figures yesterday, four US stars who are on a short loan from the New York branch of the chain.      Living legends Snoop Dogg and P Diddy aka Puff Daddy, aka Sean John Combs are joined by deceased stars the Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac Shakur on a short loan for 10 weeks only.     They can be seen in the interactive music zone in Madame Tussauds until March 24th.

Wicked to perform in Ireland in late 2013

Wicked Monday 14 January 2013

Wicked, the global musical phenomenon that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, will make its Irish premiere at the Bord Gis Energy Theatre in Dublin in November 2013.    Tickets will go on sale Friday 25th January at 10.00AM.   The strictly limited 8-week season will run from Wednesday 27 November 2013 until Saturday 18 January 2014.    The London production continues its record-breaking, open-ended run at the Apollo Victoria Theatre where tickets are currently on sale until 2 November 2013.

Casting update for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Friday 11 January 2013

Casting update for world premiere of Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

Life imitates art as cast members for A Chorus Line are chosen from open auditions

A Chorus Line Thursday 10 January 2013

In addition to the previously announced Scarlet Strallen, John Partridge, Leigh Zimmerman and Victoria Hamilton-Barritt, new names have been revealed to make up the cast of the upcoming revival of A Chorus Line.     In a move that reflects the basic story of the show itself, auditions were set up to find additional cast members which resulted in Marc Leslie and Alice Jane Murray being chosen from 2000 hopefuls.

Mike McShane to star in Tailor-Made Man

The Tailor-Made Man Thursday 10 January 2013

The Tailor-Made Man will open at the Arts Theatre next month.

New Cast Announced for Top Hat

Top Hat Monday 07 January 2013

A new cast has just been announced for award winning West End hit musical Top Hat.

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