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Disney's The Lion King to perform on BBC One's The One Show tonight at 7pm.

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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 15:29:45 GMT
White Christmas At The Dominion Theatre Announces Full Casting http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1549/White-Christmas-At-The-Dominion-Theatre-Announces-Full-Casting.aspx

Full casting has been confirmed for White Christmas’ festive run at the Dominion Theatre. The production will begin performances at the Dominion Theatre (the current home of Evita) on Saturday 8th November ahead of press night on Wednesday 12th November. The limited run concludes on Saturday 3rd January 2015.

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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:38:50 GMT
Urinetown, Made In Dagenham & Memphis Bring Fresh Excitement To The West End + More #WestEndUpdate http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1546/Urinetown--Made-In-Dagenham---Memphis-Bring-Fresh-Excitement-To-The-West-End---More--WestEndUpdate.aspx

October is proving to be the most exciting month of the year so far; with new shows opening left, right and centre we are simply spoilt for choice. There really is something for everyone.

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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:15:12 GMT
Disney gives away 1500 free Lion King tickets to celebrate 15 years in the West End http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1547/Disney-gives-away-1500-free-Lion-King-tickets-to-celebrate-15-years-in-the-West-End.aspx

London theatregoers queued around the block in the miserable London rain earlier today in the hope of getting their hands on Lion King tickets for free as part of Disney's promotion of Lion King's 15th Year in London's West End.

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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:12:06 GMT
Disney's The Lion King: The Most Successful Show Of All Time! http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1544/Disney-s-The-Lion-King--The-Most-Successful-Show-Of-All-Time-.aspx

In its 17th year, DISNEY'S THE LION KING remains ascendant; it is the highest-grossing Broadway show in New York history and one of the most popular stage musicals in the world.

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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 10:57:03 GMT
Disney's The Lion King Celebrates 15 Triumphant Years In London On Sunday 19 October http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1545/Disney-s-The-Lion-King-Celebrates-15-Triumphant-Years-In-London-On-Sunday-19-October.aspx

Critically-acclaimed Production of THE LION KING Remains The West End’s Most Popular Musical With Over 810,000 Guests Per Year. Disney Gives Away 1500 Tickets For This Sunday’s Anniversary Performance To London Theatregoers.

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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 10:40:06 GMT
Once To Close In March 2015 http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1543/Once-To-Close-In-March-2015.aspx

Producers of Once have confirmed the musical will close in the West End on Saturday 21st March 2015 ahead of a planned European tour.

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Thu, 09 Oct 2014 11:48:44 GMT
Acclaimed Production of Nutcracker Returns to London Coliseum http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1542/Acclaimed-Production-of-Nutcracker-Returns-to-London-Coliseum.aspx

English National Ballet’s acclaimed production of Nutcracker returns to the London Coliseum this Christmas from Thursday 11 December 2014 - Sunday 4 January 2015. First performed in 2010 to celebrate English National Ballet’s 60th anniversary, Wayne Eagling’s version has since been seen by over 300,000 people.

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Tue, 07 Oct 2014 14:02:45 GMT
International Wicked Star To Join London Cast For Limited Run http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1541/International-Wicked-Star-To-Join-London-Cast-For-Limited-Run.aspx

WICKED, the spellbinding smash hit musical is proud to announce that Jennifer DiNoia, who has enjoyed a remarkable eight year association with the show in North America and internationally, will join the Wicked West End production for a strictly limited 14 week engagement as Elphaba from Monday 27 October 2014 to Saturday 31 January 2015 at London’s Apollo Victoria Theatre.

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Fri, 03 Oct 2014 14:59:41 GMT
Everyone’s Talking About Nicole Scherzinger In Cats & Speed-The-Plow + More #WestEndUpdate http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1540/Everyone-s-Talking-About-Nicole-Scherzinger-In-Cats---Speed-The-Plow---More--WestEndUpdate.aspx

Following months of rumours, on Sunday Andrew Lloyd Webber finally confirmed that Nicole Scherzinger will star as Grizabella in the upcoming West End revival of Cats at the London Palladium. The show runs between Saturday 6th December 2014 and Saturday 28th February 2015, with Scherzinger appearing until 7th February.

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Thu, 02 Oct 2014 19:23:24 GMT
Rave Reviews for Evita's West End Return! http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1539/Rave-Reviews-for-Evita-s-West-End-Return-.aspx

Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's much-loved musical Evita makes a West End return for a limited run at the Dominion Theatre this September. Wet Wet Wet frontman Marti Pellow stars as Che and Madalena Alberto plays Eva Peron.

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Wed, 01 Oct 2014 14:39:18 GMT
Casting Announced For Beautiful - The Carole King Musical At The Aldwych Theatre http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1538/Casting-Announced-For-Beautiful---The-Carole-King-Musical-At-The-Aldwych-Theatre.aspx

Casting has been announced for Beautiful - The Carole King Musical at the Aldwych Theatre in February 2015.

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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:57:07 GMT
CASTING NEWS: Nicole Scherzinger To Star In Cats At The London Palladium. http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1537/CASTING-NEWS--Nicole-Scherzinger-To-Star-In-Cats-At-The-London-Palladium-.aspx

Nicole Scherzinger makes her West End stage debut in Andrew Lloyd Webber's CATS at the London Palladium.

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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 10:32:37 GMT
Sweeney Todd starring Emma Thompson and Bryn Terfel. On Sale Today! http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1536/Sweeney-Todd-starring-Emma-Thompson-and-Bryn-Terfel--On-Sale-Today-.aspx

Sweeney Todd starring Emma Thompson and Bryn Terfel at the London Coliseum. Tickets On Sale Today!

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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 11:32:12 GMT
Breaking News: War Horse Releases Over 300,000 New Tickets http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1535/Breaking-News--War-Horse-Releases-Over-300-000-New-Tickets.aspx

Over 300,000 new tickets are released for sale today (22 September 2014) for the National Theatre’s acclaimed production War Horse, now booking at the New London Theatre to 24 October 2015. 

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:05:07 GMT
Brian Gilligan Lands Leading Role In The Commitments, West End Shows Extend + More! #WestEndUpdate http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1534/Brian-Gilligan-Lands-Leading-Role-In-The-Commitments--West-End-Shows-Extend---More---WestEndUpdate.aspx

Jamie Lloyd’s West End production of The Commitments has confirmed its new cast. Following the departure of Killian Donnelly, the role of Deco is now being played by one of his former understudies Brian Gilligan. His casting came about after he was discovered singing ‘I Heard It Through The Grapevine’ backstage at the Palace Theatre by the show’s associate director C Jay Ranger. Ranger recommended Gilligan to Lloyd, who saw him for an audition and cast him a few weeks later.  

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 14:33:52 GMT
Interview: Jeeves & Wooster’s James Lance & Robert Goodale http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1533/Interview--Jeeves---Wooster-s-James-Lance---Robert-Goodale.aspx

James Lance and Robert Goodale are currently starring as Bertie Wooster and Seppings in Jeeves and Wooster in Perfect Nonsense at the Duke of York's Theatre. The show also stars John Gordon Sinclair as Jeeves.

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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 11:14:56 GMT
Interview: The Woman In Black’s Stuart Fox http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1532/Interview--The-Woman-In-Black-s-Stuart-Fox.aspx

Stuart Fox is currently starring as Arthur Kipps in the West End production of The Woman in Black at the Fortune Theatre.

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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:44:47 GMT
Beautiful Confirms West End Run; Evita, Scoundrels & Women On The Verge Casting News + More #WestEndUpdate http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1531/Beautiful-Confirms-West-End-Run--Evita--Scoundrels---Women-On-The-Verge-Casting-News---More--WestEndUpdate.aspx

Following months of speculation it has been confirmed that Beautiful - The Carole King Musical will open at the Aldwych Theatre in February next year. The musical, which is based on the early life and career of legendary singer/songwriter Carole King, is currently one of the biggest shows on Broadway.

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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 12:26:59 GMT
Carole King's Two-Time Tony Award-Winning Musical To Open At Aldwych Theatre http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1530/Carole-King-s-Two-Time-Tony-Award-Winning-Musical-To-Open-At-Aldwych-Theatre.aspx

Beautiful, the two-time Tony award-winning Carole King musical is to open at London's Aldwych Theatre, it has been announced. The musical is set to open in February of next year.

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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 11:54:32 GMT