Sonia Friedman Named Producer of the Year

SONIA FRIEDMAN NAMEDPRODUCER OF THE YEARFOR SECOND YEAR RUNNING Acclaimed West End and Broadway producer, Sonia Friedman, has been named Producer of the Year for the second year running at The Stage Awards 2016 held today (29 January) at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, London. It has been a remarkable year for Sonia, producing 19 […]

FULL CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR THE KENNETH BRANAGH THEATRE COMPANY’S NEW COMEDY THE PAINKILLER

Fiery Angel presentsPLAYS AT THE GARRICK 29 January 2016 FULL CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR THE KENNETH BRANAGH THEATRE COMPANY’S NEW COMEDY THE PAINKILLER KENNETH BRANAGH AND ROB BRYDON WILL BE JOINED BY CLAUDIE BLAKLEY, MARCUS FRASER, MARK HADFIELD AND ALEX MACQUEEN DIRECTED AND ADAPTED BY SEAN FOLEY, THE PAINKILLER WILL PLAY AT THE GARRICK FROM 5 […]

FIRST LOOK – REHEARSAL PHOTOS FOR THE UK AND IRELAND TOUR OF CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG

SHERMAN BROTHERS’ CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG TOUR CAST ANNOUNCED FOR 2016-17 UK AND IRELAND TOUR BEGINNING AT MAYFLOWER THEATRE, SOUTHAMPTON ON 10 FEBRUARY 2016 Casting has been announced for the Music & Lyrics Limited and West Yorkshire Playhouse production of the much-loved Sherman Brothers musical CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG. The 2016-17 UK and Ireland tour […]

The Stage Awards 2016 winners announced

The Stage Awards 2016: winners announced Sonia Friedman crowned Producer of the Year for a second year running 44-seat theatre in Cardiff is first non-London winner of coveted Fringe Theatre of the Year Royal Exchange, Manchester, wins Regional Theatre of the Year; Almeida’s Greeks help secure London Theatre of the Year War Horse China rides […]

GET SET FOR HAIRSPRAY AT THE LYCEUM IN FEBRUARY

GET SET FOR HAIRSPRAY AT THE LYCEUM IN FEBRUARY   International smash-hit musical Hairspray comes to the Lyceum Theatre from Monday 8 – Saturday 13 February starring actor, presenter and former Blue Peter presenter Peter Duncan, Benidorm’s Tony Maudsley, TV and musicals star Claire Sweeney and X Factor finalist and West End star Brenda Edwards. […]

Four New Seasons in London’s JERSEY BOYS

FOUR NEW SEASONS FOR THE SMASH HIT MUSICAL “JERSEY BOYS” AS IT CELEBRATES 8 YEARS IN LONDON NEW CAST ANNOUNCED From Tuesday 15 March, there will be four new Seasons joining the cast of JERSEY BOYS at the Piccadilly Theatre ahead of its 8th Anniversary on 18 March.  This is the first time since the show […]

DOMINIC COOPER on stage in THE LIBERTINE.

Presented by TRH Productions, Lee Dean and Theatre Royal Bath Productions Dominic Cooper inThe Libertine Written by Stephen JeffreysDirected by Terry Johnson Dominic Cooper returns to the stage in Stephen Jeffreys’ sexually charged Restoration piece Theatre Royal Bath from 31 August to 17 September, as part of the venue’s Summer Season 2016 Theatre Royal Haymarket […]

Premiere of New British Musical at Wales Millennium Centre

WALES MILLENNIUM CENTRE TO PRODUCE   ITS FIRST FULL-SCALE NEW MUSICAL THIS EASTER “ONLY THE BRAVE” TO PREMIERE AT  WALES MILLENNIUM CENTRE FROM 28 MARCH TO 2 APRIL STARRING DAVID THAXTON, CAROLINE SHEEN AND NEIL MCDERMOTT   This Easter, Wales Millennium Centre will premiere its first full-scale, original musical, ONLY THE BRAVE, produced with Soho […]

NORFOLK AND NORWICH FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES FURTHER PROGRAMMING FOR 2016

NORFOLK & NORWICH FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES FURTHER PROGRAMMING FOR 2016 ARTISTIC DIRECTOR WILLIAM GALINSKY WILL DIRECT AN EXTRAORDINARY NEW PRODUCTION OF THE TEMPEST AT THE GREAT YARMOUTH HIPPODROME WORLD PREMIERE OF 14-18 NOW’S FIERCE LIGHT CHRIS THORPE’S ACCLAIMED PLAYS CONFIRMATION & AM I DEAD YET? ONE NIGHT ONLY PERFORMANCE FROM BILLY BRAGG NORFOLK & NORWICH FESTIVAL […]

SPRING OPERA SEASON OFFERS A THRILLING TRIPLE BILL OF ROMANCE AND TRAGEDY

Award winning company Opera North are back at Newcastle Theatre Royal in March with a trio of continental masterpieces: Mozart’s playful Cosi fan tutte, Donizetti’s sunny L’Elisir D’Amore and Giordano’s passionate Andrea Chenier. Let your senses be stirred: Wed 2 – Sat 5 March 2016.   Giordano’s Andrea Chénier (Sat 5 March ’16) is presented […]