News Archive London Theatre News February 2015

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Everybody Loves A Bad Boy: The 5 Best Theatre Villains

Posted on | By Liz Dyer |

Over the years, theatre’s given us some great heroes. Jean Valjean, Oliver Twist, Tracy Turnblad, Mary Poppins,... Read more

Olivier Awards 2015 – Finally Miss Saigon’s Year?

Posted on | By Jake Samson |

The time is 1990. Cameron Mackintosh’s latest critical and commercial West End hit Miss Saigon is now in its se... Read more

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Say You Love Me: 10 Quotes Of Love From Musical Theatre

Posted on | By Liz Dyer |

This Valentine’s Day season, let’s take a moment to think about some of the many kinds of love found... Read more

Miss Saigon Picks Up Awards, Kimberley Walsh & Ben Forster Cast In Elf + More #WestEndUpdate

Posted on | By Andrew Tomlins |

Last Sunday (15th February), Mel Giedroyc and Steve Furst hosted the 2015 WhatsOnStage Awards at the Prince of Wales ... Read more

Kerry Ellis Is The Cat's Whiskers At The London Palladium

Posted on | By Nicky Sweetland |

After watching Cats The Musical for the first time as a teenager I have always felt a huge amount of affection for th... Read more

My Top Ten London Musicals Of All Time... In One Sentence Each!

Posted on | By London Theatre Direct |

In no particular order, here are my Top Ten London Musicals Of All Time, the dream team of shows that have made an im... Read more

Don't Mention The 'M': You Won't Believe This Spooky Shakespeare Superstition

Posted on | By London Theatre Direct |

One of the longest running superstitions in the theatre industry revolves around the William Shakespeare play Macbeth Read more

Harriet Walter Is 'Immaculate' In Boa At Trafalgar Studios 2

Posted on | By London Theatre Direct |

Harriet Walter, Guy Paul, in Boa at Trafalgar Studios 2, a new play by Clara Brennan. Directed by Hannah Price. A ... Read more

Further Casting Updates For The Audience Starring Kristin Scott Thomas

Posted on | By Jacob Porteous |

Stephen Daldry’s production will preview at the Apollo Theatre from 21 April 2015, with press night on 5 May 20... Read more

10 Things You Didn't Know About Once

Posted on | By London Theatre Direct |

One of the best, and most original, shows in London’s West End right now is Once at the Phoenix Theatre. A love... Read more

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