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London Theatre News for May 2010

Nick Jonas to star in Les Miserables
Teen heartthrob Nick Jonas will be appearing in Les Miserables from next month.
Friday, 28 May 2010

Fans of the Jonas Brothers may wish to book theatre tickets for Les Miserables in June, as one of the heartthrobs is to appear in the musical.

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Closing dates announced for Hair
Hair will close in London's West End on September 4th 2010.
Friday, 28 May 2010

Anyone who hopes to watch Hair at the Gielgud Theatre has been informed that they will..

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Ray Quinn to take role in Dirty Dancing
Roy Quinn is to go from Grease to Dirty Dancing this summer.
Friday, 28 May 2010

Ray Quinn has had a successful showbiz career since competing in the X Factor and this looks set to continue in Dirty Dancing.

The 21-year-old performer is..


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Hollyoaks star Rigby secures West End musical role
Hollyoaks' Hannah - aka Emma Rigby - is to appear in new West End play Wolfboy.
Friday, 28 May 2010

Former Hollyoaks star Emma Rigby is to appear in a West End musical later this year.

The 20-year-old actress played troubled Hannah Ashworth for four years before leaving earlier in 2010 and is now to tread the boards in..


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Wizard of Oz competition winner I felt like a wallflower
Danielle Hope has said her determination to win Over the Rainbow depended on her opening up.
Friday, 28 May 2010

New Wizard of Oz star Danielle Hope has said she was worried that her quiet nature could have led to her losing out on a role in the musical.

Talking to..


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Room on the Broom to delight young London theatre fans
Parents may wish to buy theatre tickets for Room on the Broom this year.
Friday, 28 May 2010

Young London theatre fans are to get a treat later this year when new West End play Room on the Broom arrives at the Garrick Theatre.

The show is produced..


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Lauren Samuels I'm still aiming for a West End career
Despite not being successful in The Wizard of Oz, Lauren Samuels is not giving up.
Thursday, 27 May 2010

Former Over the Rainbow contestant Lauren Samuels has said she still hopes to land a role in a West End show, despite missing out on Over the Rainbow.

The 22-year-old told the Leicester Mercury that she is not too disappointed about losing..


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Blood Brothers star to cameo in Corrie
A Blood Brothers actor will step onto Coronation Street's cobbles soon.
Thursday, 27 May 2010

Anyone who has been to watch Blood Brothers in the West End recently may spot a familiar face if they watch Coronation Street this week.

Simon Willmont, who..


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Dates confirmed for new West End play Onassis
The dates have been confirmed for new West End play Onassis.
Thursday, 27 May 2010

Anyone hoping to buy theatre tickets for the forthcoming West End play Onassis may be pleased to know that the dates for the show have been announced.

Starring Robert Lindsay in the title role of Aristotle Onassis, the play will be showing..


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Brits 'have an appetite for plays and the theatre'
British people love the theatre because of its escapism, it has been claimed.
Thursday, 27 May 2010

A theatre mogul has said he thinks plays and musicals do especially well in British theatres because people have an appetite for acting.

Speaking to the London Evening Standard, Richard Eyre said clever plays like Enron often work better in..


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The Real Thing to end soon, London theatre fans reminded
West End play The Real Thing will close soon.
Thursday, 27 May 2010

Anyone hoping to get hold of tickets for West End play The Real Thing may wish to do so as soon as possible.

The Tom Stoppard play, which is now showing at The

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Pamela Anderson to star in Chicago?
Former Baywatch star Pamela Anderson could soon be dancing in Chicago.
Thursday, 27 May 2010

It has been rumoured that Pamela Anderson could be joining the West End cast of Chicago soon.

The pin-up was warmly received in her London panto debut last year -..


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Lenny Henry and Omid Djalili 'are planning West End returns'
Two famous faces could be heading back to the West End, it has been reported.
Thursday, 27 May 2010

They both achieved West End success last year, but now it seems that Lenny Henry and Omid Djailil are keen to make a return to London's theatreland.

Henry achieved critical acclaim and an Evening Standard Theatre Award for his role in..


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All My Sons star David Suchet Don't call me a luvvie!
If you wait outside for autographs after All My Sons, be careful how you address David Suchet.
Thursday, 27 May 2010

He may recently have told the Telegraph he'll happily sign autographs for fans, but woe betide any that call All My Sons star David Suchet a 'luvvie'.

The Poirot actor, who is currently appearing at the

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Wicked actress to swap Oz for the Yorkshire Dales
Wicked is to welcome a new witch as part of a cast switch-around.
Wednesday, 26 May 2010

West End musical Wicked has now got a new Wicked Witch of the East in the form of Cassandra..

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Hollywood's Mercedes Ruehl to join Jeff Goldblum in West End play
Another cast member has been announced for forthcoming West End play The Prisoner of Second Avenue.
Wednesday, 26 May 2010

It has been revealed that academy award-winning actress Mercedes Ruehl is to star alongside Jeff Goldblum in a West End play at the Vaudeville Theatre this..

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All My Sons 'is genius writing'
The play All My Sons has been praised by one of its lead actresses.
Wednesday, 26 May 2010

Those who book theatre tickets to watch All My Sons are sure to be impressed by its clever storyline.

This is the opinion of Zoe Wanamaker, who is playing Kate Keller in the play. She told the Times that it has an extraordinary intensity..


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Ghost Stories creators Our aim is to terrify our audiences
Those of a nervous disposition may want to avoid new West End play Ghost Stories.
Wednesday, 26 May 2010

Theatregoers intending to watch Ghost Stories this summer had better be prepared for a good, old-fashioned scare.

Its creators Andy Nyman and Jeremy Dyson - the masterminds behind The League of Gentlemen - told Spoonfed that their aim with..


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Cynthia Nixon to follow Kim Cattrall to London's West End?
Could Cynthia Nixon be appearing on a London stage by July?
Wednesday, 26 May 2010

It has been reported that Sex and the City actress Cynthia Nixon is to head to London's West End this summer to star in a play.

According to Hollywood News, Nixon, who plays Miranda Hobbes in the hit TV series and films, is set to appear in..


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Full cast announced for new West End version of La Bete
The company of actors who will appear in La Bete has now been revealed.
Wednesday, 26 May 2010

Anyone considering buying theatre tickets for La Bete may be interested to hear that the full cast line-up has now been announced.

Further to the existing actors Mark Rylance, David Hyde Pierce and Joanna Lumley, the company now includes..


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Wizard of Oz winner I'll do more theatre training after the show
The winner of Over the Rainbow Danielle Hope has said she won't take her victory for granted.
Wednesday, 26 May 2010

Danielle Hope, the new star of The Wizard of Oz, has said she intends to do lots more training to perfect her stage skills after she completes her stint in the..

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Wizard of Oz star Danielle The theatre got rid of my shyness
The Wizard of Oz star Danielle Hope has credited an appearance in Grease with curing her shyness.
Tuesday, 25 May 2010

Danielle Hope, the new star of The Wizard of Oz, has revealed that she used to be so shy she couldn't stand the thought of appearing on a stage.

The Over..


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Phantom of the Opera 'is fascinating because of his darkness'
Is The Phantom of the Opera murderous or misunderstood?
Tuesday, 25 May 2010

The tortured soul that is The Phantom of the Opera is fascinating to watch because he is such a dark character, one actress has said.

Margaret Preece,..


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Mel C I had an incredible time in Blood Brothers
Melanie Chisholm had a great time in Blood Brothers, she has said.
Tuesday, 25 May 2010

Former Spice Girl Melanie Chisholm has said she will look back on her time in the West End show Blood Brothers with nothing but happy memories.

The..


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Ali Bastian I love rehearsing with my other half
Ali Bastian is enjoying rehearsals for Burn the Floor.
Tuesday, 25 May 2010

Former Hollyoaks actress Ali Bastian has said she loves rehearsing for her new West End show Burn the Floor with her boyfriend.

The actress met Strictly Come Dancing choreographer Brian Fortuna while she was a contestant in 2009 and they..


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Russ Abbott to return to Oliver!
Funnyman Russ Abbott will soon be appearing in Oliver! again.
Tuesday, 25 May 2010

Comedian Russ Abbott is to reprise the role of Fagin in Oliver!, it has been revealed.

He is to succeed Griff Rhys Jones as the Dickens character at the

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Sienna Miller for Birdsong role?
Sienna Miller could take a lead role in the West End version of Birdsong, according to reports.
Tuesday, 25 May 2010

It has been reported that British actress Sienna Miller could be set to star in the new West End adaptation of Birdsong.

The new stage version of Sebastian Faulks' novel was revealed yesterday (May 24th 2010) and the Telegraph has now..


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All the Fun of the Fair 'is sentimental and easy going'
All the Fun of the Fair could be the one to watch if you like feelgood shows.
Tuesday, 25 May 2010

There are two musicals set in fairgrounds in the West End at present - Love Never Dies and All the Fun of the Fair - but the latter has been recommended to..

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Danielle Hope to be Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz
The public has chosen its Dorothy for The Wizard of Oz.
Monday, 24 May 2010

A public vote over the weekend saw Danielle Hope chosen as the winner of BBC One's Over the Rainbow, meaning that she will go on to play Dorothy in The Wizard of..

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Tamzin Outhwaite Sweet Charity is a dream role
Being in the musical Sweet Charity is ideal for Tamzin Outhwaite.
Monday, 24 May 2010

Tamzin Outhwaite has described performing in the West End musical Sweet Charity as a dream come true.

The former EastEnders actress told the Daily Mail's You..


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Birdsong to be adapted into West End play
The novel Birdsong is being adapted for the West End stage.
Monday, 24 May 2010

Sebastian Faulks' novel Birdsong is to be adapted into a West End play that will come to London this autumn, it has been revealed.

It will be the debut piece from producer Becky Barber and is to be adapted for the stage by Rachel..


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Robert Pattinson 'wants a West End role'
R-Pattz would love to come to London's West End, he has said.
Monday, 24 May 2010

Robert Pattinson has revealed that he is keen to land a role in a play in the West End or on Broadway.

The actor, who was in the Harry Potter films before going on to superstardom in the Twilight saga, said he is keen to get back to his..


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'Toto' owner I'm delighted with his victory
The owner of Dangerous Dave - aka Toto - is over the moon with his win.
Monday, 24 May 2010

The owner of the dog who is to become Toto in the new Wizard of Oz musical has said she is thrilled with his victory.

Dangerous Dave, a miniature..


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Religion 'is still relevant in West End musicals'
Religion is still relevant in popular culture thanks to musicals, it has been claimed.
Monday, 24 May 2010

An expert on religion has argued that it is still alive and well in drama in the form of the West End musical.

Writing to the Guardian in response to an article by Michael Billington, Reverend Dr Ian Bradley from St Andrews University said..


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Schools praised for getting young talent into theatre
Andrew Lloyd Webber has said he is glad schools are letting youngsters get into theatre.
Friday, 21 May 2010

Theatre mogul Andrew Lloyd Webber has praised the education system for getting youngsters interested in performing arts.

The composer said in an interview with BBC Radio 2 that there was a brief period between the 1980s and 1990s when..


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Over the Rainbow's Lauren I'd love to do We Will Rock You
If The Wizard of Oz does not work out, Lauren Samuels would also consider We Will Rock You.
Friday, 21 May 2010

Lauren Samuels, one of the finalists in BBC One's Over the Rainbow, has said that while she would love a role in The Wizard of Oz, she would also like to appear in..

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Jenny Eclair I love doing Grumpy Old Women
: Comedienne Jenny Eclair is enjoying ranting for her show Grumpy Old Women Live 2 - Chin Up Britain.
Friday, 21 May 2010

Jenny Eclair has said she is thrilled to be performing in Grumpy Old Women Live 2 - Chin Up Britain in the West End.

The comedienne told BBC Radio 2's stand-in presenter Chris Tarrant she loves being back on home turf with the show..


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Legally Blonde star Aoife Mulholland offers up theatre advice
Working hard got Aoife Mulholland all the way to Legally Blonde.
Friday, 21 May 2010

Once a young hopeful on How Do You Solve a Problem Like Maria, Aoife Mulholland is now gracing the stage of the Savoy Theatre as Brooke Wyndham in

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Bedroom Farce 'lures you in and really delivers'
Bedroom Farce is worth catching while there's still time, according to one critic.
Friday, 21 May 2010

The current West End run of Bedroom Farce has been recommended to London theatre fans by one critic.

In an article for Theatre Guide London, Gerald Berkowitz said the Alan Ayckbourn play "lures you in", makes the audience laugh..


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Andrew Lloyd Webber I've been blown away by Over the Rainbow
The Over the Rainbow contestants have impressed Andrew Lloyd Webber.
Thursday, 20 May 2010

Andrew Lloyd Webber has said he has been "blown away" by the level of talent on show in his Wizard of Oz talent search Over the Rainbow.

The..


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Kylie Mamma Mia! is the benchmark for my musical
Kylie Minogue has revealed that she wants her West End show to be like Mamma Mia! in style.
Thursday, 20 May 2010

Kylie Minogue has revealed that she is setting her sights highly when it comes to her musical, because she wants it to be as good as Mamma Mia!.

The singer told..


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Lucie Jones 'is to appear in Les Miserables'
It has been reported that The X Factor's Lucie Jones is to appear in Les Miserables.
Thursday, 20 May 2010

Former X Factor contestant Lucie Jones has landed a role in hit West End musical Les Miserables.

According to the Western Mail, the 19-year-old was offered..


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Jeff Goldblum to appear in West End play revival
The Vaudeville Theatre is to welcome another Hollywood actor this year.
Thursday, 20 May 2010

Hollywood actor Jeff Goldblum is to return to the West End later this year in the revival of a popular play.

The Prisoner of Second Avenue was written in 1971 by Neil Simon and is set in New York.

Focusing on middle-aged couple..


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The Merchants of Bollywood 'is colourful, sparkly and stunning'
West End show The Merchants of Bollywood could be perfect for families.
Thursday, 20 May 2010

West End show The Merchants of Bollywood has been recommended to London theatre fans by a critic.

Naima Khan, writing for Spoonfed, went to see the musical at the Peacock Theatre recently and suggested it as being perfect family-friendly..


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Holding the Man 'is a play of deep contrasts'
Holding the Man manages to be both moving and funny, a critic has said.
Thursday, 20 May 2010

Holding the Man has received a positive review from one critic who recently watched the play in the West End.

Writing for Theatre Guide London, Gerald Berkowitz said he enjoyed the production, which is a true love story about two men -..


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Facing London theatre critics 'will be scary'
Kylie Minogue is worried her musical will get a grilling from London theatre critics.
Thursday, 20 May 2010

Australian diva Kylie Minogue may perform in front of thousands of people as a singer, but the prospect of facing London theatre critics with her forthcoming musical has got her feeling nervous.

She said she is working on the musical, based..


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Lee Mead Wicked role will let me see more of baby Betsy
Actor Lee Mead is looking forward to his day job with Wicked.
Wednesday, 19 May 2010

West End actor Lee Mead has said he is thrilled to be joining the cast of Wicked, partly because he loves the show, but also because he will be able to spend more time with..

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Wizard of Oz talent search and other competitions 'have unearthed true talent'
The BBC's talent shows have been a cut above the rest, one journalist has said.
Wednesday, 19 May 2010

The current talent search for The Wizard of Oz and its predecessors on the BBC have been praised for unearthing true theatrical talent.

Serena Davies of..


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Joanna Page A Gavin and Stacey musical would be great fun
A musical based on Gavin and Stacey is unlikely but a nice idea, one of its stars has said.
Wednesday, 19 May 2010

Joanna Page has said that while she loves the idea of a Gavin and Stacey musical, she is not sure that it would work out too well in real life.

The Welsh actress told BBC Radio 1's Newsbeat she had read a newspaper report recently which..


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Hat seen in The Wizard of Oz to go up for auction
The witch's hat in London musical The Wizard of Oz has a very expensive ancestor.
Wednesday, 19 May 2010

The hat worn by the Wicked Witch of the West in the 1939 movie version of The Wizard of..

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Hair 'is infectiously enjoyable'
Hair is a must-see for London theatre fans, according to a critic.
Wednesday, 19 May 2010

Hair has been recommended to London theatre fans by one critic who recently went to see it.

The revival at the

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All the Fun of the Fair 'is a good night out'
All the Fun of the Fair is worth watching, a critic has said.
Wednesday, 19 May 2010

New musical All the Fun of the Fair is well worth a look by London theatre fans, particularly those who like the music of its creator and star David Essex.

The show, which is now on at the

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Black actor lauds 'exciting times' in London theatre
London theatre producers are becoming more aware of talented black actors, it has been claimed.
Tuesday, 18 May 2010

An actor has said he is pleased that more directors are using black performers in lead roles for London theatre pieces.

David Harewood, who starred in last year's hit play The Mountaintop, told the London Evening Standard it is great that..


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Eliminated Dorothy I'd love a role in Sister Act or The Lion King
Over the Rainbow contestant Steph Fearon would love to play a nun in Sister Act.
Tuesday, 18 May 2010

She may not be able to star in The Wizard of Oz, but eliminated Over the Rainbow contestant Steph Fearon is not about to let her West End dream slide.

The..


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Menier shows to enjoy West End transfer
Two shows are to make the move from the Menier Chocolate Factory to the Trafalgar Studios.
Tuesday, 18 May 2010

Hot on the heels of Sweet Charity's West End transfer, it has been announced that two more shows are to make their way from the Menier Chocolate Factory to the heart..

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Sweet Charity 'is a really uplifting night out'
Sweet Charity is well worth watching, Tamzin Outhwaite has said.
Tuesday, 18 May 2010

Tamzin Outhwaite, the star of West End musical Sweet Charity, has urged London theatre fans to go and see it if they can.

The actress said in a webchat with..


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Richard Fleeshman I'll give it everything in Legally Blonde
Newly-announced Legally Blonde cast member Richard Fleeshman has said he can't wait to get started.
Tuesday, 18 May 2010

Former Coronation Street actor Richard Fleeshman has said he intends to give his all when he begins starring in Legally Blonde next month.

The 20-year-old,..


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Mrs Warren's Profession ends soon, London theatre fans reminded
Those hoping to get theatre tickets for Mrs Warren's Profession had better be quick.
Tuesday, 18 May 2010

London theatre fans have been urged to catch Mrs Warren's Profession before it closes next month.

Writing for Theatre Guide London, Gerald Berkowitz pointed out that the curtain comes down on the production for the last time at the

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Jenny Eclair praised in Grumpy Old Women
A critic has said he secretly enjoyed Grumpy Old Women.
Monday, 17 May 2010

Comedian Jenny Eclair has been praised for her grumpiness in one West End show by a critic.

Brian Logan, writing for the Guardian, said he recently went to see Grumpy Old Women Live 2 - Chin Up Britain at the

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Catherine Zeta Jones I longed to get Chicago role
Playing Velma Kelly was a dream come true for Catherine Zeta Jones.
Monday, 17 May 2010

Catherine Zeta Jones has revealed that she longed to appear in the film version of Chicago which was released in 2002.

The actress, who eventually won a Best..


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Bedroom Farce posts closing notices
Anyone hoping to catch Bedroom Farce had better get their theatre tickets quickly.
Monday, 17 May 2010

The Alan Ayckbourn play Bedroom Farce has posted closing notices at the West End's Duke of York Theatre.

According to WhatsonStage.com, the production will finish performances on June 19th 2010 after opening on March 30th this..


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Three Dorothies left in running for The Wizard of Oz
The competition to play Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz is hotting up.
Monday, 17 May 2010

With the live final now looming, there are only three potential Dorothies left in the running for a role in new West End musical The Wizard of Oz.

Steph..


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Tamzin Outhwaite Sweet Charity opening was great
Despite a nervous beginning, Tamzin Outhwaite enjoyed the opening night of Sweet Charity.
Friday, 14 May 2010

Tamzin Outhwaite has said that she ended up thoroughly enjoying her opening night in Sweet Charity recently, despite being fraught with nerves.

The actress..


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Robert Lindsay to star in Onassis in London's West End
A play starring Robert Lindsay is to move to the West End.
Friday, 14 May 2010

TV favourite Robert Lindsay is to star in the West End later this year when the play Onassis transfers to the Novello Theatre.

The My Family actor, who..


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Wizard of Oz winner to appear in front of the Queen
Not only will she star as Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz, but the winner of Over the Rainbow will sing for the Queen.
Friday, 14 May 2010

The Over the Rainbow contestant who goes on to star in The Wizard of Oz will also get to perform in front of the Queen, it has emerged.

Steph Fearon,..


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David Suchet I love meeting my fans
Autograph hunters may be in luck after watching All My Sons.
Friday, 14 May 2010

All My Sons star David Suchet has said that he is looking forward to meeting his fans when the play officially opens at the Apollo Theatre on May 19th..

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Pineapple Dance Studios to become a musical?
The star of a reality TV show has said he would like to see it turned into a West End musical.
Friday, 14 May 2010

Pineapple Dance Studios star Andrew Stone has expressed a desire to turn the reality TV series into a West End musical.

The 28-year-old, who is hell-bent on achieving stardom with his band Starman, told the Sun he thinks there is a great..


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Cannibal! The Musical cancelled in West End
A proposed West End show will now not be coming to London.
Thursday, 13 May 2010

Anyone who had been thinking of buying theatre tickets for Cannibal! The Musical may be disappointed to know that its run in the West End has been cancelled until further notice.

The show, which was created by the people behind South Park,..


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Lancashire dog could become star in The Wizard of Oz
One dog owner is struggling to believe her hound could become part of The Wizard of Oz.
Thursday, 13 May 2010

A pet dog from Lancashire could achieve stardom soon if it is chosen to appear in The Wizard of Oz.

Dave, a miniature Schnauzer from Rossendale, is one of..


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Holly Valance I'm too scared to star in the West End
Holly Valance won't be joining fellow Neighbours alumnus Jason Donovan in Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, it seems.
Thursday, 13 May 2010

Former Neighbours actress Holly Valance has said she won't be appearing on London's West End any time soon.

The 27-year-old - who enjoyed a brief stint at the top of the pop charts in the early Noughties - told the Telegraph that she..


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Home and Away star 'nervous' about Priscilla, Queen of the Desert
Ray Meagher is feeling apprehensive as his part in Priscilla, Queen of the Desert draws closer.
Wednesday, 12 May 2010

Home and Away stalwart Ray Meagher has revealed that he is nervous but excited about his upcoming role in Priscilla, Queen of the Desert.

The..


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Wicked star Lee Mead 'overjoyed' about new arrival
Lee Mead, who joined Wicked this week, has been showing off his new daughter.
Wednesday, 12 May 2010

Wicked star Lee Mead and his wife Denise van Outen have said they are overjoyed following the birth of their baby girl earlier this month.

Little Betsy was born..


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Full line up announced for West End Live
All the shows have been revealed for this year's West End Live.
Tuesday, 11 May 2010

London theatre fans who are unsure about which West End show to see may be interested to hear that the full line-up has been announced for this year's West End Live.

Its organisers have said a record 23 productions will be involved,..


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Sister Act posts closing notices at the London Palladium
Sister Act will close at the London Palladium this October.
Tuesday, 11 May 2010

If you still haven't seen the West End production Sister Act, then you may wish to get your skates (or should that be wimples) on.

The producers of the show..


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Theatre student lands dream part in Les Miserables
Les Miserables is to welcome an eager new cast member.
Tuesday, 11 May 2010

A theatre studies student is celebrating after landing a dream West End role in Les Miserables.

Francesca Leyland, 20, from the Shetland Islands, had been..


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Holding the Man 'is wrenchingly moving'
Holding the Man has been described as both moving and funny.
Tuesday, 11 May 2010

Anyone going to see Holding the Man at the Trafalgar Studios 1 had better stock up on tissues, if the review of one critic is anything to go..

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Fatal Attraction to arrive in West End next year
One London theatre will welcome Fatal Attraction next year.
Monday, 10 May 2010

There appears to be something of a 1980s revival going on in the UK at present, so news that Fatal Attraction is to be turned into a West End show is sure to be well-received.

It has been announced that James Dearden, the writer of the..


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Jessica loses out on Wizard of Oz dream
Jessica Robinson has become the latest contestant to be voted off Over the Rainbow.
Monday, 10 May 2010

Over the Rainbow contestant Jessica Robinson has lost out on a chance of appearing in West End show The Wizard of Oz after being voted out this..

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Producers of Thriller Live to audition new dancers
Could you be part of Thriller - Live in London's West End?
Friday, 7 May 2010

Dancers who have dreamed of becoming part of the West End's Thriller - Live could get their wish thanks to a forthcoming event in London.

Talent Expo is..


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Susan Boyle 'to scoop role in Les Miserables'
Producers of Les Miserables are reportedly in talks to add Susan Boyle to the cast.
Friday, 7 May 2010

Susan Boyle could achieve her lifelong dream of appearing in West End musical Les Miserables this year.

Reports suggest that producers of the show, which..


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Sweet Charity 'is a blistering revival'
Sweet Charity has received another glowing recommendation this week.
Friday, 7 May 2010

New West End musical Sweet Charity has been labelled a "blistering revival" by respected theatre critic Michael Coveney.

The journalist for the..


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Tickets for The Wizard of Oz go on sale
: London theatre fans can get hold of The Wizard of Oz tickets tomorrow (May 8th 2010).
Friday, 7 May 2010

It may not yet have been decided who will play Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz, but London theatre fans will soon be able to get their hands on tickets for the performances.

A statement from Andrew Lloyd Webber has confirmed that theatre..


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Sweet Charity attracts a host of stars
New West End musical Sweet Charity has been attracting plenty of famous faces.
Thursday, 6 May 2010

A host of celebrities have been flocking to the West End to see Sweet Charity following its recent opening at the

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New cast line up announced for Enron in London's West End
A new company of actors is to join West End hit Enron.
Thursday, 6 May 2010

Anyone with theatre tickets for Enron will soon be able to see a new line-up of cast members.

As of May 10th 2010, the current company will be replaced by new actors to take the show through to the end of its extended booking period of..


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West End to welcome Minogue musical?
Kylie Minogue has confided that she is penning a new musical whichc could come to the West End soon.
Wednesday, 5 May 2010

Kylie Minogue has revealed that she is currently working on a musical featuring some of her biggest pop hits.

The star told Elle magazine that she has got together with William Baker - the man behind those infamous hotpants - to work on a..


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Sweet Charity 'is another classy hit'
Sweet Charity has been given a four-star review by one critic.
Wednesday, 5 May 2010

Sweet Charity has been recommended to London theatre fans by one critic who went to see it this week.

Writing for the Telegraph, Charles Spencer said he..


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All the Fun of the Fair 'is cheering and lovable'
All The Fun of the Fair has received a good review.
Wednesday, 5 May 2010

New musical All the Fun of the Fair has been recommended to theatregoers and anyone who likes the songs of David Essex.

Fiona Mountford of the London Evening Standard, who went to see the show at the

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Denzel Washington to come to London's West End?
London theatre fans may soon be able to see Denzel Washington treading the boards.
Tuesday, 4 May 2010

It has been reported that Hollywood favourite Denzel Washington could be set for a stint in London's West End later this year.

The actor is currently appearing on Broadway in August Wilson's play Fences, but according to the Daily Mail's..


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Matt Lucas 'in line for Les Miserables role'
Could Matt Lucas be set for a part in Les Miserables?
Tuesday, 4 May 2010

Matt Lucas could be in line for a role in hit musical Les Miserables if recent reports are to be believed.

It has been widely rumoured that the Little..


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