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Valued Friends
Natalie Casey to star in Valued Friends at Rose Theatre Kingston
Natalie Casey is set to star in Rose Theatre Kingston’s upcoming revival of Stephen Jeffreys’ play Valued Friends opening next month. Directed by Michael Fentiman, the play is set in 1980s London... Read more
Quiz
James Graham’s Quiz to be adapted for three-part ITV series
James Graham’s play Quiz, which delves into the infamous Who Wants to Be A Millionaire? cheating scandal, is set to be adapted into a three-part television series for ITV and American channel AMC.... Read more
What's In a Name
Full cast announced for What’s In a Name UK tour
The full cast joining Joe Thomas, Summer Strallen and Alex Gaumond in a UK tour of What’s In a Name later this year has been announced. The play, written by Matthew Delaporte and Alexandre de La... Read more
Patricia Hodge
Patricia Hodge joins the cast of A Day in the Death of Joe Egg
Olivier Award winner Patricia Hodge is set to join the cast of A Day in the Death of Joe Egg, which is to be revived by Simon Evans at Trafalgar Studios next month. Hodge, who won an Olivier for her... Read more
Falsettos
Matt Cardle withdraws from Falsettos as Joel Montague takes over
Matt Cardle has withdrawn from the cast of Falsettos the Musical, which is set to being previews at The Other Palace in London on 30th August, due to unforeseen scheduling complications. Cardle, who... Read more
Waitress
Andrew Boyer to join the cast of Waitress the Musical in the West End
Andrew Boyer is set to join the West End cast of Waitress at the Adelphi Theatre, as original cast member Shaun Prendergast leaves the show. Boyer, who will play Old Joe – the owner of the diner... Read more
Six the Musical
New Queens announced for Six the Musical in London
Three new alternate queens have been announced for the West End production of Six the Musical. Cherelle Jay, Zara MacIntosh and Hana Stewart are currently in rehearsals for the production, replacing... Read more
The Son
Full casting announced for Florian Zeller’s The Son in the West End
The full cast has been announced for the upcoming West End transfer of Florian Zeller’s play The Son, which opens at the Duke of York’s Theatre from 2nd September. Transferring from the Kiln Theatre... Read more
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