London Theatre Tickets - rss feed http://www.londontheatredirect.com London theatre tickets - London musicals, plays and attractions bookings with London Theatre Direct en-us London Theatre Direct 2009 - all rights reserved The Buzz from the Bardette: Kenneth Branagh, Two Dames, Gorgeous Gowns And A Sing-Along http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1642/The-Buzz-from-the-Bardette--Kenneth-Branagh--Two-Dames--Gorgeous-Gowns-And-A-Sing-Along.aspx

Two Dames, gorgeous gowns and a sing-along – A new panto? No, I’m talking about the Olivier Awards.

After a glittering evening, the winners are in and what an exciting evening it was at the annual Olivier Awards

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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 15:23:59 GMT
New Cast Join Award-Winning Jon Jon Briones and Eva Noblezada For Second Year In Miss Saigon http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1641/New-Cast-Join-Award-Winning-Jon-Jon-Briones-and-Eva-Noblezada-For-Second-Year-In-Miss-Saigon.aspx

Cameron Mackintosh is delighted to announce key cast changes for Boublil and Schönberg’s legendary musical Miss Saigon at the Prince Edward Theatre as the show enters its second triumphant year.

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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 15:02:50 GMT
Booking Extended For Gypsy Starring Imelda Staunton http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1640/Booking-Extended-For-Gypsy-Starring-Imelda-Staunton.aspx

Jonathan Kent’s critically acclaimed production of Gypsy starring Imelda Staunton as the indomitable Rose today announces an extension to the run at the Savoy Theatre with booking now to 28 November 2015. Kent’s production originally opened at the Chichester Festival Theatre in October last year with the West End transfer opening last week when the production received a second set of five star reviews.

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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 14:36:09 GMT
Ticket Alert: Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company On Sale, Judi Dench, Rob Brydon http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1638/Ticket-Alert--Kenneth-Branagh-Theatre-Company-On-Sale--Judi-Dench--Rob-Brydon.aspx

The first season of the Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company promises a year of unmissable theatre.

Working in collaboration with artistic associates, director Rob Ashford and designer Christopher Oram, the acclaimed actor-director Kenneth Branaghpresents an exceptional series of five plays that bring together a remarkable group of actors, led by Rob Brydon, Judi Dench, Lily James and Richard Madden.

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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 19:02:04 GMT
Plays At The Garrick Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company; A Year Of Unmissable Theatre http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1639/Plays-At-The-Garrick-Kenneth-Branagh-Theatre-Company--A-Year-Of-Unmissable-Theatre.aspx

THE WINTER’S TALE, HARLEQUINADE, THE PAINKILLER, ROMEO AND JULIET AND THE ENTERTAINER MAKE UP THE INAUGURAL SEASON OF WORK FOR THE KENNETH BRANAGH THEATRE COMPANY.
THE COMPANY WILL BE RESIDENT AT THE GARRICK THEATRE FOR A YEAR FROM OCTOBER 2015

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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 19:01:20 GMT
FLASH SALE: Memphis The Musical – Save over 25% on tickets! http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1637/FLASH-SALE--Memphis-The-Musical---Save-over-25--on-tickets-.aspx

London's Olivier Award winning hit new musical MEMPHIS
Celebrate with us! Red hot prices for a limited time only.
Book Online or call 0845 505 8500.

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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 11:07:50 GMT
Kerry Ellis teams up with Brian May for new single One Voice http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1635/Kerry-Ellis-teams-up-with-Brian-May-for-new-single-One-Voice.aspx

 

Currently wowing audiences as Grizabella in Cats, much-loved West End star Kerry Ellis has teamed up with Queen guitarist Brian May for new single One Voice, out this week.

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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 14:39:19 GMT
Sunny Afternoon Comes Out On Top At 2015 Olivier Awards http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1634/Sunny-Afternoon-Comes-Out-On-Top-At-2015-Olivier-Awards.aspx

New hit British musical Sunny Afternoon was the best performing show at the 2015 Olivier Awards, winning four awards. The production won Best New Musical, John Dagleish won Best Actor in a Musical, George Maguire won Best Supporting Actor in a Musical, and Ray Davies of The Kinks won for Outstanding Achievement in Music.

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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 16:47:34 GMT
Marcelo Gomes To Guest Star In The Car Man At Sadler's Wells http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1633/Marcelo-Gomes-To-Guest-Star-In-The-Car-Man-At-Sadler-s-Wells.aspx

New Adventures is delighted to announce that international ballet superstar, Marcelo Gomes will guest star as ‘Luca’, the title role in the internationally acclaimed and multi-award winning dance thriller THE CAR MAN during the four week summer season at Sadler’s Wells from 14 July to 9 August 2015

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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 13:42:22 GMT
Full List Of 2015 Olivier Award Winners #Oliviers #OlivierAwards http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1632/Full-List-Of-2015-Olivier-Award-Winners--Oliviers--OlivierAwards.aspx

The Kinks musical Sunny Afternoon was the big winner at the Olivier Awards 2015, taking home a 4 awards in total.

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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 12:44:25 GMT
Spellbinding Hit Musical Wicked Wins 'This Morning Audience Award' At The 2015 Olivier Awards http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1631/Spellbinding-Hit-Musical-Wicked-Wins--This-Morning-Audience-Award--At-The-2015-Olivier-Awards.aspx

WICKED, the classic musical that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, has won the This Morning Audience Award. Presented by the Olivier Awards 2015 with Mastercard at The Royal Opera House on Sunday 12 April 2015, the This Morning Audience Award is the only Olivier Award that is voted for by the public. Wicked previously won the Olivier Audience Award in 2010.

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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 21:33:27 GMT
5 Must-See West End Shows This Spring http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1630/5-Must-See-West-End-Shows-This-Spring.aspx

It’s finally spring and do you know what that means? Lots of free time to go to the theatre! But what’s playing at the moment that’s good? What do you need to catch before it closes very soon? Here are 5 shows to consider...

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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 12:24:21 GMT
Arthur Miller Classic Death Of A Salesman To Make West End Transfer http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1629/Arthur-Miller-Classic-Death-Of-A-Salesman-To-Make-West-End-Transfer.aspx

Following critical acclaim for its run in Stratford-upon-Avon, the Royal Shakespeare Company's production of Death Of A Salesman will transfer to the West End's Noel Coward Theatre. Starring Antony Sher, the play will open on May 9, 2015 and is part of the centenary celebrations for playwright Arthur Miller

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Wed, 08 Apr 2015 23:12:27 GMT
The Buzz from the Bardette: Shows You Must See This Easter http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1628/The-Buzz-from-the-Bardette--Shows-You-Must-See-This-Easter.aspx

Easter is fast approaching so let’s take a look at what egg-cellent shows you can catch up with this weekend… #sorrynotsorry

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Fri, 03 Apr 2015 09:23:10 GMT
BREAKING NEWS: Former One Directioner Zayn Malik to star in The Phantom of the Opera? http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1626/BREAKING-NEWS--Former-One-Directioner-Zayn-Malik-to-star-in-The-Phantom-of-the-Opera-.aspx

Former star of One DirectionZayn Malik slated to star in Phantom Of The Opera at Her Majesty's Theatre, London

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Wed, 01 Apr 2015 08:58:01 GMT
Stephen Sondheim Supports Sweeney Todd & Gypsy, Shakespeare In Love Enters Final Weeks + More #WestEndUpdate http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1625/Stephen-Sondheim-Supports-Sweeney-Todd---Gypsy--Shakespeare-In-Love-Enters-Final-Weeks---More--WestEndUpdate.aspx

Sondheim fans are being spoilt at the moment, as not one but two of his shows have opened in London over the past few days, and Mr Sondheim himself has already given both productions his seal of approval.

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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:20:45 GMT
A Goodbye To Once And A Hello to Gypsy This Week On The Buzz from the Bardette http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1624/A-Goodbye-To-Once-And-A-Hello-to-Gypsy-This-Week-On-The-Buzz-from-the-Bardette.aspx

There’s a mix of hellos and goodbyes this week in the West End, so grab your tissues but also your excited klaxon.

Last week we said goodbye to a West End favourite- Once. After landing at the Phoenix Theatre in spring 2013, it has been charming the hearts of anyone who went to see this award winning musical. Ronan Keating took over the role of ‘Guy’ in its final months, an Irish busker who falls for a beautiful Czech girl, in a story of love and missed opportunity told through the infectious songs they write.

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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:39:33 GMT
Harvey Transfers To The West End, Dreamgirls Heading To London + More! #WestEndUpdate http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1623/Harvey-Transfers-To-The-West-End--Dreamgirls-Heading-To-London---More---WestEndUpdate.aspx

Harvey has transferred to the West End following a short UK Tour. Lindsay Posner’s production runs at the Theatre Royal Haymarket for a limited season until Saturday 2nd May, with an official opening scheduled for Monday 23rd May.

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Sat, 21 Mar 2015 00:23:10 GMT
Hogwarts Express Arrives At The Making Of Harry Potter at The Warner Bros Studio Tour http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1622/Hogwarts-Express-Arrives-At-The-Making-Of-Harry-Potter-at-The-Warner-Bros-Studio-Tour.aspx

The legendary Platform 9 ¾ is now open at The Making Of Harry Potter at The Warner Bros Studio Tour. The Making Of Harry Potter tickets on sale now!

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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 19:04:54 GMT
Review: Life In The Nether Will Mess With Your Mind http://www.londontheatredirect.com/news/1621/Review--Life-In-The-Nether-Will-Mess-With-Your-Mind.aspx

If you had the chance to give up your real life, and become a completely different person - doing anything you wanted, without fear of consequences - would you do it?

This is one of the many questions posed by The Nether, now showing at the Duke Of York's Theatre a deeply disturbing and thought-provoking look at a not-too-distant future.

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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 13:08:24 GMT