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Darius Campbell leads cast of From Here To Eternity

From Here To Eternity Monday 01 July 2013

Casting has been announced for the world premiere of Tim Rice and Stuart Brayson’s new stage musical From Here to Eternity.

MISS SAIGON: Cameron Mackintosh announces Open Auditions! #WeMissSaigon

Miss Saigon Tuesday 25 June 2013

Open Auditions announced for the return of Miss Saigon.

Valuable life lessons with theatre for kids.

Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain Monday 24 June 2013

Teach a child morals, acceptance, empathy and humanity with inspirational theatre. Teach a child to grow into the person they want to become.

A Chorus Line at the London Palladium closes early

A Chorus Line Monday 24 June 2013

Producers of A Chorus Line have announced that the performance at the London Palladium will close early, on August 31st 2013.

The Lion King – Unbeatable, Unmissable, Unforgettable

The Lion King Friday 21 June 2013

14 years after opening, The Lion King is still a deeply felt celebration of life.

We did It! Miss Saigon to return to West End in 2014! #WeMissSaigon

Thursday 20 June 2013

It's been confirmed! Miss Saigon is returning to London's West End!

Daniel Radcliffe – A long way from Harry Potter!

The Cripple of Inishmaan Wednesday 19 June 2013

The Noel Coward Theatre welcomes a Daniel Radcliffe in an unlikely role as The Cripple of Inishmaan.

Cultivate curiosity and inspire a child’s imagination!

Gruffalo Tuesday 18 June 2013

The West End has never been more accessible to children of all ages and backgrounds! Here is a quick guide to some of our favourite shows that kids will love... 

When Gary met Joey!

War Horse Monday 17 June 2013

X Factor’s Gary Barlow met Joey from War Horse at the New London Theatre recently after seeing a performance of the hit West End production.

Chimerica transfers to the Harold Pinter Theatre

Chimerica Sunday 16 June 2013

The five star production of CHIMERICA opens in October

Theatre For Dad On Father's Day!

Spamalot Friday 14 June 2013

Stuck for something to get Dad this Father's Day? We've put together some fab theatre choices...

Beverley Knight and Tristan Gemmill to head new Bodyguard cast

The Bodyguard Friday 14 June 2013

Current The Bodyguard leads Heather Headley and Lloyd Owen will bow out of the hit Adelphi Theatre show later this year.   Stepping into their roles will be UK soul singer Beverley Knight and Tristan Gemmill, best known for his longrunning role as Dr Adam Trueman in BBC1's medical drama Casualty.   Debbie Kurup will continue in her role as Nikki Marron.

Jeeves and Wooster set for hilarious stage debut!

Jeeves and Wooster set for hilarious stage debut! Tuesday 11 June 2013

Almost a century after its inception, the witty antics of Jeeves and Wooster get their stage debut in Perfect Nonsense at The Duke of York’s theatre this October.

Winners announced: Tony Awards 2013 #TonyAwards

Matilda The Musical Monday 10 June 2013

After tweeting live from the 2013 Tony Awards, here is a full list of winners.

Helen Mirren Grants An Audience To National Youth Theatre

Monday 10 June 2013

The National Youth Theatre of Great Britain (NYT) today held the fundraising event ‘An Audience with Helen Mirren’, at the Gielgud Theatre, on the set of her current hit West End show The Audience.

PROFILE: Dame Helen Mirren

Monday 10 June 2013

A short profile of Dame Helen Mirren, currently starring in The Audience at London's Gielgud Theatre.

TONY Awards Full Nomination List #Tonys

Matilda The Musical Sunday 09 June 2013

We present the nominations for the Tony Awards 2013.

TICKET OFFER: The Commitments Previews - Half Price Tickets On Sale Now!

The Commitments: Previews Saturday 08 June 2013

Snap up half-price tickets for Roddy Doyle’s The Commitments at the Palace Theatre!

Funnyman Joe Pasquale joins Spamalot for 6 weeks!

Spamalot Thursday 06 June 2013

Joe Pasquale has been confirmed to star alongside returning Spamalot star Bonnie Langford for a limited six week run at the Playhouse Theatre.  He will join the cast as King Arthur from the 17th June before embarking on his own nationwide tour, The Joe Pasquale Summer 2013 Tour from 1st August until 26th August.   He will follow that with the starring role in the UK tour of Ha Ha Holmes! The Hound of the Baskervilles from 2nd September.

PHOTO: The Oompa Loompas in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Wednesday 05 June 2013

Exclusive first peak at The Oompa Loompas in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory!

Willemijn Verkaik to take over from Louise Dearman in Wicked

Wicked Tuesday 04 June 2013

Willemijn Verkaik will play the role of ‘Elphaba’ in Wicked at the Apollo Victoria from Monday 18 November 2013.  The award-winning Dutch star has previously played the role in more than 1000 performances in Holland, Germany and most recently on Broadway.  In the hit musical’s decade-long history, she is the only actress to perform the role in more than one language.

NEWSIES: Male Dancer Auditions in London! #NewsiesAuditions

Monday 03 June 2013

Disney Theatrical Group today, Friday 31 May 2013, announced that it would be holding exploratory open auditions in London in June 2013 for NEWSIES.

The Grammy award winning Once extends run to May 2014

Once Monday 03 June 2013

Producers of the award-winning musical Once have today announced that booking  has been extended to May 2014 at the Phoenix Theatre.

Matthew Macfadyen and Stephen Mangan to play Jeeves and Wooster

Jeeves and Wooster: Perfect Nonsense Monday 03 June 2013

The incompetent but charming Bertie Jeeves and his long-suffering yet unflappable butler Wooster, are heading to the West End's Duke of York's Theatre in an all new production.  Written by brothers Robert and David Goodale, Perfect Nonsense is an adaptation of P G Wodehouse's The Code of the Woosters.   Their story is inspired by the original novel and has the full blessing of the Wodehouse Estate.

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