The Voice finalist Lucy O’Byrne to play Maria in the The Sound of Music

It has been announced that The Voice finalist Lucy O’Byrne will take on the role of Maria von Trapp in a touring production of the Rodgers and Hammerstein classic The Sound of Music. O’Byrne rose to fame in chart-topper Will.i.am’s team after becoming the first classical singer to reach BBC One’s The Voice final. She […]

Casting announced for Hello Again at Hope Theatre

Casting has been announced for the first British revival of Michael John LaChiusa’s musical Hello Again, which opens at the Hope Theatre in Islington next month. Olivier Award-winner Miles Western (Pageant, The Fix) leads the cast alongside Thea Jo Wolfe (Singin’ in the Rain, Saucy Jack and the Space Vixens), Joshua Leclair (See Rock City […]

Casting announced for new show Baddies: The Musical

Casting has been announced for the Unicorn’s production of Baddies: The Musical which opens in November. Directed by Purni Morell, the cast includes Dean Nolan as Big Bad Wolf, Christian Roe as Peter Pan, David McKay as Rumplestiltskin, Kelly Agbowu as Ugly Sister May, Claire Sundin as Ugly Sister Fay, Lila Clements as Guard and Jack […]

Kim Medcalf, Matilda Sturridge And Ellie Nunn Star In Gatsby

This Autumn, Ruby In The Dust’s acclaimed adaptation of F Scott Fitzgerald’s iconic Jazz Age novel returns to the London stage for a limited, exclusive showcase production at the Arts Theatre. Featuring the renowned Benoit Veillefon Orchestra, the on-stage talent includes Kim Medcalf (Sally Bowles – Rufus Norris’ Cabaret & Sam Mitchell in Eastenders) Matilda […]

Tickets on sale for Sunset Boulevard starring Glenn Close

Tickets are on sale from 10.00am Tuesday 29th September, 2015 for the 2016 production of Sunset Boulevard where Glenn Close will star as Norma Desmond, the second production in the partnership between English National Opera (ENO) and the Grade Linnit Company. With music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and book and lyrics by Don Black and Christopher […]

Nutcracker! The Musical at The Pleasance Theatre

A Christmas cracker of a show – Tchaikovsky’s beautiful melodies from the classic seasonal ballet reworked with Musical Theatre lyrics and orchestrations Peaceful Lion Productions presents the world premiere of Nutcracker! The Musical. Music Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Book and lyrics by multiple Emmy Award-winning Nancy Holson, Arrangements Bruce Kiesling and Paul Rigano, Director Ollie Fielding, Designer Eleanor Field and Choreographer Alejandro Postigo. Nutcracker! The Musical […]

New musical Ireland’s Call in 2016 UK Tour

Exactly one hundred years since the historic 1916 ‘Easter Rising’, one of the pivotal events in modern Irish history; Ireland’s Call, a new and exciting musical adaptation of the critically acclaimed show Essence of Ireland, is coming to stages across the UK next spring. Ireland’s Call opens in Weymouth on 2nd March, 2016 and continues to over 45 venues nationwide […]

SANDI TOKSVIG LIVE! POLITICALLY INCORRECT

SANDI TOKSVIG LIVE! POLITICALLY INCORRECT   SANDI TOKSVIG TO CELEBRATE THE LAUNCH OF THE WOMEN’S EQUALITY PARTY WITH A FUNDRAISING TOUR IN 2016   LET’S GET THIS PARTY STARTED! Today Sandi Toksvig announces a whistle-stop, six-date tour of England and Wales in early 2016. Sandi Toksvig Live – Politically Incorrect! will be a uniquely witty […]

JOIN THE REVOLUTION WITH NORTHERN BALLET’S 1984 AT THE LYCEUM

JOIN THE REVOLUTION WITH NORTHERN BALLET’S 1984 AT THE LYCEUM Northern Ballet return to Sheffield with a thrilling adaptation of George Orwell’s cult novel 1984, adapted and choreographed by Bradford-born Jonathan Watkins, from Tuesday 20 – Saturday 24 October at the Lyceum Theatre.   Ministry of Truth worker Winston Smith lives in a world of […]