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West End theatre cancellations 2nd August
West End theatre cancellations extended to 2nd August
The Society of London Theatre has announced today that all shows are cancelled until 2nd August 2020. This extends the closure of all shows, previously suspended until 28th June. In a statement from... Read more
The Great Gatsby West End October 2020
The Great Gatsby to reopen in October as 1920s masquerade ball
Performances of The Great Gatsby are set to reopen from 1st October, as the show’s producers Louis Hartshorn and Brian Hook have reset the production in line with government social distancing... Read more
British theatre bodies appeal
British theatre bodies appeal for future of stage sector
The Society of London Theatre (SOLT) and UK Theatre have submitted a paper to the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS), outlining desired proposals for the future of British... Read more
Peter Pan Live June 3rd Stream
Peter Pan Live starring Christopher Walken to be streamed online
Peter Pan Live is the latest production to be streamed online as part of The Show Must Go On series. Based on J. M. Barrie’s fairytale of the same name, the television special will be available to... Read more
Romeo and Juliet RSC BBC Four
RSC’s Romeo and Juliet to be aired on BBC Four this weekend
The Royal Shakespeare Company’s 2018 production of Romeo and Juliet will be aired on BBC Four this weekend. The Shakespeare play is available to watch from 7th June as part of BBC’s Culture in... Read more
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