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No Man's Land
No Man's Land broadcast internationally to cinemas this December
It has been announced that Sean Mathias’ award-winning production of Harold Pinter’s No Man’s Land starring Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart will be broadcast in cinemas internationally on 15... Read more
Eden Espinosa
Eden Espinosa replaces Ciara Renee in UK premiere of Lizzie the Musical
It has been announced that Broadway star Eden Espinosa will join the cast of the UK premiere of new rock musical Lizzie which runs at the Greenwich Theatre in 2017 following a run at Fredericia... Read more
Death Takes a Holiday
Cast announced for European Premiere of Death Takes a Holiday at Charing Cross Theatre
The Charing Cross Theatre has announced casting for its upcoming European premiere of Maury Yeston's off-Broadway musical Death Takes a Holiday, which will play a limited engagement at the off-West... Read more
Hamish Clark to star in The Albatross 3rd & Main at Park Theatre
Hamish Clark will star in The Albatross 3rd & Main at Park Theatre
TV star Hamish Clark - best known for his roles as Duncan in BBC 1's "Monarch Of The Glen" and Roger in ITV's "My Wonderful Life" - will star as Gene Lacy in the London premiere of The Albatross 3rd... Read more
The Twentieth Century Way
UK premiere of The Twentieth Century Way at Jermyn Street Theatre
Ahead of its forthcoming productions of Cautionary Tales for Daughters, Beau Brummell An Elegant Madness and Stephen Sondheim's The Frogs, Jermyn Street Theatre in association with The Collective (a... Read more
The Frogs
Stephen Sondheim's The Frogs comes to the Jermyn Street Theatre in 2017
The UK Premiere of Stephen Sondheim's musical The Frogs will run at the Jermyn Street Theatre from 14 March to 8 April 2017, with an official opening on 16 March 2017. Based on Aristophanes' 405... Read more
Philip Ridley double bill
Jamie Lloyd directs an immersive Philip Ridley double bill at Shoreditch Town Hall
Shoreditch Town Hall have announced an immersive double-bill of Philip Ridley plays, including the world première of Killer and a new production of The Pitchfork Disney which will run at the east... Read more
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child to transfer to Broadway's Lyric Theatre
Producers of the West End smash hit play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child have announced that they are in "advanced discussions" with Ambassador Theatre Group about transferring the play to Broadway... Read more
The Wipers Times
Ian Hislop and Nick Newman’s The Wipers Times transfers to the Arts Theatre
It has been announced that Ian Hislop and Nick Newman's satirical play The Wipers Times will transfer to the West End for a limited run at the Arts Theatre from 21 March to 13 May 2017, with an... Read more
Robert Lindsay
Robert Lindsay and Alex Gaumond reunite for A Christmas Carol the Musical
Dirty rotten scoundrels Robert Lindsay and Alex Gaumond will reunite in the West End for a one-night only concert performance of Alan Menken and Lynn Ahrens' Broadway hit A Christmas Carol the... Read more
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