TOM McGOWAN joins the cast of Wicked as The Wizard

DIRECT FROM BROADWAY, TOM McGOWAN JOINS WEST END HIT WICKED U.S. STAR TO MAKE WEST END DEBUT AS THE WIZARD FROM 21 SEPTEMBER 2015 WICKED, the award-winning classic musical that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, is to welcome the American stage, television and film actor Tom McGowan to the role […]

CATS starring Beverley Knight first look video

ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER’S ACCLAIMED NEW PRODUCTION OF CATS STARRING BEVERLEY KNIGHT FIRST LOOK VIDEO As previously announced, Beverley Knight is to star in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical Cats to play the role of Grizabella. Returning to the London Palladium from 23 October 2015, Lloyd Webber’s acclaimed new production of Cats will run for a strictly limited 11 week season […]

National Theatre rehearsal images from Our Country’s Good

Nadia Fall will direct Timberlake Wertenbaker’s OUR COUNTRY’S GOOD, opening in the Olivier Theatre on 26 August as part of the Travelex £15 Tickets season. The cast will include: Jonathan Coote, Matthew Cottle, Jonathan Dryden Taylor, Caoilfhionn Dunne, Peter Forbes, Jason Hughes (as Ralph Clark), Ellie James, Shalisha James-Davis, Paul Kaye, Ashley McGuire, Graeme McKnight, Jodie McNee, David Mara, […]

Late Night Cabaret Season Live in the Delfont Room Starts Next Week

LATE NIGHT CABARET SEASON LIVE IN THE DELFONT ROOM, PRINCE OF WALES THEATRESelect Thursdays from August – October 2015 TheatreMAD is proud to present a season of Late Night Fundraising Cabarets in aid of The Make A Difference Trust. Once the curtain comes down, five of the West End’s top shows will step off the […]

Berwick Kaler taken ill ahead of opening night

LOCAL ACTOR STEPS INTO BERWICK’S SHOES AS THE RAILWAY CHILDREN IS DUE TO DEPART   There’s been a replacement to the advertised service at York Theatre Royal’s production of The Railway Children this week as panto legend Berwick Kaler has been taken ill ahead of opening night. Berwick is playing the part of The Old […]


WEST END TRANSFER ANNOUNCED FOR ORESTEIA Universally critically acclaimed production will play at the Trafalgar Studios for a limited season Robert Icke’s visceral adaptation is hailed as the theatrical event of the year The Almeida Theatre’s critically acclaimed, sold out production of Oresteia, by Aeschylus, re-imagined for the modern stage by Almeida Associate Director Robert […]


THE INTERNATIONAL SMASH HIT MUSICAL IN LONDON! We are delighted to announce that the World’s Favourite Rock ‘n’ Roll Musical is set to thrill London once again when it comes to the Playhouse Theatre for an exclusive limited run during September 2015, before embarking on the UK tour in December. Even better, you can join […]

Auditions for ALADDIN which opens London’s West End Summer 2016

Disney’s Aladdin has Open Auditions in London, Birmingham and Manchester – August and September 2015 ALADDIN, the hit Broadway musical will open in London’s West End in summer 2016. This spectacular new musical, based on the beloved animated film, is directed and choreographed by Tony® Award-winner Casey Nicholaw (BOOK OF MORMON), and composed by Tony® Award-winner Alan […]

CRUSH New Musical at Belgrade Theatre Coventry, Theatre Royal Brighton and Richmond Theatre

Belgrade Theatre Coventry and Big Broad Productions present CRUSH, the brand new musical, which will premiere at Belgrade Theatre Coventry running from Friday 4th to Saturday 19th September 2015. CRUSH will then run at Theatre Royal Brighton (22-26 September) and Richmond Theatre (29 September-3 October). Starring Rosemary Ashe, Sara Crowe and Kirsty Malpass, the show is presented […]


Two of TV’s most dashing leading men are set to star in a brand new production of The Shawshank Redemptioncoming to Newcastle Theatre Royal 19 – 24 October.  Long running star of BBC’s Doctors Ian Kelsey will play Andy Dufresne and Casualty’s Patrick Robinson will play Red.   On announcing he was to bring to […]