THE ROYAL THEATRICAL FUND ANNOUNCES ITS CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL 2018

THE ROYAL THEATRICAL FUND ANNOUNCES ITS CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL 2018 The Royal Theatrical Fund, a member charity of Acting for Others, today announces its Christmas Festival2018, with a fantastic line up of theatre royalty coming together in support of the charity. The festival takes place at the Charing Cross Theatre on Tuesday 11 December at 6.30pm. The evening includes special appearances from Samantha Bond, Sir Derek […]

SHEFFIELD THEATRES COMMUNITY OUTREACH WORK RECEIVES GALA BOOST

SHEFFIELD THEATRES COMMUNITY OUTREACH WORK RECEIVES GALA BOOST   Sheffield Theatres held its annual fundraising gala on Thursday 8 November to generate support for its extensive community engagement programme. The event raised £53,000 which will enable the Theatres to continue its programme of Dementia Friendly activity as well as expanding its work with children and […]

Dick Whittington Review

Theatre Royal Windsor – until 6th January 2019 Reviewed by Heather Chalkley 4**** Steven Blakeley and Robert Miles have written a great script with a good balance of traditional panto, interwoven with present day songs, plenty of bawdy humour and slapstick jokes. Basil Brush is timeless and sets Windsor’s panto apart from the crowd, alongside […]

Bonnie Langford joins 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL

FULL CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR DOLLY PARTON’S 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL Music and Lyrics by Dolly Parton, Book by Patricia Resnick and Directed by Jeff Calhoun Based on the 20th Century Fox Picture BONNIE LANGFORD JOINS LOUISE REDKNAPP, AMBER DAVIES, NATALIE McQUEEN AND BRIAN CONLEY AT THE SAVOY THEATRE FOR STRICTLY LIMITED SEASON 28 JANUARY – […]

Manchester panto transforming lives through participation – It’s Behind You, performed by a company of adults who are homeless

Manchester panto transforming lives through participation –  It’s Behind You, The Edge Theatre’s Christmas show performed by a company of adults who are homeless   An Edge production in association with The Booth Centre It’s Behind You  13- 15 December 2018.    As panto season gets into full swing across the country, The Edge Theatre – a unique […]

A new production of JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT returns to the London Palladium

A NEW PRODUCTION OF THE ICONIC MUSICAL RETURNS TO THE LONDON PALLADIUM FOR A STRICTLY LIMITED RUN Casting for the role of Joseph to be announced at a later date   Performances will begin Wednesday 26 June 2019 Michael Harrison and The Really Useful Group are pleased to announce that Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, […]

Avenue Q Tour cast announcement

WHAT’S THE FUZZ ALL ABOUT AVENUE Q UK 2019 TOUR CAST ANNOUNCED Guess Q’s back! The naughtiest puppets in town will be coming to a venue near you as comedy musical Avenue Q returns next year to tour the UK with all of your favourite fuzzy friends, opening at Portsmouth Kings Theatre 25 January 2019. Following five […]

The Story of Marie Lloyd Review

York Theatre Royal – 28 November 2018 Reviewed by Marcus Richardson 4**** The Story of Marie Lloyd came to the York Theatre Royal as a fundraiser with the Olivier nominated Elisabeth Mansfield taking the only role in the show. Marie Lloyd is known as the Queen of Music Hall, if you’re over a certain age […]

New Play Exploring One of History’s Most Compelling Mysteries Comes To Park Theatre

Park Theatre and Breaking Productions present the World Premiere ofROSENBAUM’S RESCUE 9 January – 9 February 2019| Park Theatre   Casting has been announced for Rosenbaum’s Rescue, the World Premiere play exploring the true story of how over 7,000 Danish Jews managed to escape the Nazi occupation in 1943. Starring Olivier Award-winner David Bamber, Neil McCaul, Dorothea Myer-Bennett and Julia […]