AWARD WINNING MISCHIEF-MAKERS BRING NEVERLAND TO NEWCASTLE

West End stormers and multiple award winners Mischief Theatre Company are set to bring their riotous new show Peter Pan Goes Wrong to Newcastle Theatre Royal in July.  Expect lashings of slapstick and mayhem galore, oh, and a crocodile that ticks! From Wed 1 to Sat 4 July 2015   Mischief Theatre exploded onto the West […]

Cougar The Musical gets UK premiere in Coventry

The show is billed as ‘hilarious, raunchy and insightful’ Off-Broadway show Cougar The Musical is receiving its UK premiere at the Belgrade Theatre, Coventry next month. Written by American Donna Moore, the show is billed as “a hilarious, raunchy and insightful new musical about three women of a certain age saying yes to life and […]

Godspell tour to close after only five weeks

The UK tour of Godspell in Concert is to close two months early, producers announced this morning. The final performance will be at the Princess Theatre, Torquay on Wednesday 6 May. It had been scheduled to play 28 venues up to 3 July. Russell Scott, Producer & Musical Director of the show said “It is […]

IMPOSSIBLE – WORLD-CLASS MAGICIANS SET TO THRILL WEST END THIS SUMMER

WEST END PREMIERE NOTHING IS QUITE AS IT SEEMS BIGGEST MAGIC SHOW IN DECADES SET TO THRILL WEST END THIS SUMMER DEATH-DEFYING ESCAPOLOGY, GRAND STAGE ILLUSIONS, STATE-OF-THE-ART TECHNOLOGICAL MAGIC AND UNPLUGGED UP-CLOSE-AND-PERSONAL SLEIGHT OF HAND IMPOSSIBLE, the biggest magic show in decades, is set to thrill audiences in London’s West End this summer at the […]

Election Eve Satire of Political Rhetoric at Royal Court Theatre

ON ELECTION EVE THE ROYAL COURT THEATRE STAGES NICK GILL’S SATIRE OF POLITICAL RHETORIC Nick Gill’s new short play: beneverunerstoost, directed by Artistic Director Vicky Featherstone, is to be given a one-off script-in-hand reading at the Jerwood Theatre Downstairs on Wednesday 6 May 2015. Playwright Nick Gill has dismantled, mangled and welded back together the […]

ALEX BEARD LEADS PANEL TO SELECT WINNER OF CORINTHIA HOTEL LONDON’S ARTIST IN RESIDENCE OPERA COMPETITION

EMILY HALL SELECTED FOR RESIDENCY TO PRODUCE BRAND NEW SITE RESPONSIVE OPERA PROJECT AT CORINTHIA HOTEL LONDON OPENING IN SEPTEMBER Ground-breaking composer Emily Hall has been selected from eleven finalists to produce a site responsive opera piece at the Corinthia Hotel London. After entering the hotel’s Artist in Residencecompetition – a search to find a […]

SHREK THE MUSICAL UK AND IRELAND TOUR CASTING UPDATE

CASTING UPDATE FOR THE FIRST EVER UK & IRELAND TOUR OFHIT WEST END AND BROADWAY PRODUCTION TOUR DIRECTED BY NIGEL HARMAN The monster hit UK and Ireland Tour of SHREK THE MUSICAL is delighted to announce full casting as it enters its second triumphant year on the road. Coming direct from London, where it was […]

Cast announced for Dusty at Charing Cross Theatre

Dusty, a unique new multi-media show celebrating the musical icon Dusty Springfield, will receive its world premiere at the Charing Cross Theatre, with previews beginning 25th May 2015 and press night on 3 June 2015. Tickets are now on sale for this thirteen week run with booking to 22 August 2015. Cast: Ellie Ann-Lowe (Mary O’Brien), […]

University of York Opera Society – The Magic Flute

GRAND OPERA HOUSE YORK Saturday 30 May at 7pm In their third venture at York’s Grand Opera House, UoY Opera Society is excited to bring Mozart’s iconic work to the heart of this historically beautiful city. For one night only, a talented cast of young singers will take you on a journey to a fantastical dreamland […]

NEW COMEDY ON SALE AT CITY VARIETIES

*** AMANDA PALMER *** ED BYRNE *** CHRIS RAMSEY*** ***LUISA OMIELAN ***JOSH WIDDICOMBE *** STEWART FRANCIS ***LIP SERVICE*** The City Varieties Music Hall continues to be a reputable comedy venue in Leeds City Centre with esteemed acts such as Al Murray, Ross Noble, Katherine Ryan, John Bishop,  Shappi Khorsandi, Phill Jupitus, Paul Merton are just […]