The Union Theatre’s Elegies Cast dedicate song to NHS Heroes and Theatre Freelancers

The Union Theatre’s Elegies Cast dedicate song to NHS Heroes and Theatre Freelancers In response to Coronavirus and the industry’s shutdown, the phenomenally talented cast of Elegies for Angels, Punks and Raging Queens which ran last year at The Union Theatre, have recorded a deeply moving tribute to our NHS heroes and freelancers. They hope the song […]

BBC RE-MAKES ALAN BENNETT’S TALKING HEADS

BBC RE-MAKES ALAN BENNETT’S T A L K I N G H E A D S JODIE COMER, MONICA DOLAN, MARTIN FREEMAN, TAMSIN GREIG, SARAH LANCASHIRE, LESLEY MANVILLE, LUCIAN MSAMATI, MAXINE PEAK, ROCHENDA SANDALL, KRISTIN SCOTT THOMAS, IMELDA STAUNTON AND HARRIET WALTER Filming begins today on new productions of Alan Bennett’s critically acclaimed and multi-award-winning […]

Hope Mill Theatre stream Some Enchanted Evening – a free concert featuring the songs of Rodgers + Hammerstein

Some Enchanted Evening: A free online concert celebrating the music of Rodgers + Hammerstein was streamed last night by Hope Mill Theatre, Manchester Available until Sunday 3rd May Last night Hope Mill Theatre streamed a special online concert featuring an array of musical theatre performers, celebrating the much-loved music from legendary songwriting duo Rodgers + Hammerstein. […]

NOËL COWARD FOUNDATION MARKS CENTENARY OF PLAYWRIGHT’S FIRST PRODUCED PLAY WITH £50,000 DONATION TO ACTING FOR OTHERS COVID-19 FUND

NOËL COWARD FOUNDATION MARKS CENTENARY OF PLAYWRIGHT’S FIRST PRODUCED PLAY WITH £50,000 DONATION TO ACTING FOR OTHERS COVID-19 FUND In the centenary year of Noël Coward’s first produced full-length play, I’ll Leave It To You, the Noël Coward Foundation is donating £50,000 to Acting for Others, an organisation founded in 1963 as The Combined Theatrical Charities. Coward was an early champion of […]

DREAMGIRLS UK Tour will star Nicole Raquel Dennis (ITV’s The Voice)

Dreamgirlsthemusical.co.uk | @Dreamgirls_UK NICOLE RAQUEL DENNIS IS EFFIE WHITE IN  DREAMGIRLS  ON ITS FIRST EVER UK TOUR Sonia Friedman Productions today announced that Nicole Raquel Dennis will play the role of Effie White in the first ever UK tour of Dreamgirls. A finalist on ITV’s The Voice in 2019, Nicole wowed viewers and judges at her blind audition, performing Dreamgirls mega-hit ‘And I Am Telling You […]

SISTER ACT THE MUSICAL Reschedules Performances

JAMIE WILSON AND WHOOPI GOLDBERG ANNOUNCE RESCHEDULED PERFORMANCES FOR Due to current government guidelines resulting in a delay to the production, the producers of SISTER ACT announced today that performances in London and on tour have now been rescheduled. SISTER ACT was due to open at Curve, Leicester this month with a London run at the Eventim Apollo […]

Dame Vera Lynn headlines “We’ll Meet Again”: the theatre industry’s morale-boosting music video – available to watch online from TODAY 12:00 BST

Dame Vera Lynn headlines “We’ll Meet Again”:  the theatre industry’s morale-boosting music video – available to watch online from Friday 24 April 12:00 BST –  Dame Vera Lynn extends her personal message of love and best wishes to the theatre industry in a new and exclusive free online film. “We’ll Meet Again” will premiere on Friday 24 April […]

CHEEK BY JOWL OFFERS FREE LIVESTREAM OF MEASURE FOR MEASURE

CHEEK BY JOWL OFFERS FREE LIVESTREAM OF MEASURE FOR MEASURE “Directorial daring and a constant fleet-footedness” The Daily Telegraph Today, onShakespeare’s birthday, Cheek by Jowl offers a free livestream of their production of Measure for Measure on YouTube for 30 days. Directed by Declan Donnellan for Cheek by Jowl and Moscow Pushkin Drama Theatre, the production embarked on an […]

h Club London Launches Free Online Membership For Creative Industries

  h CLUB LONDON TO LAUNCH FREE ONLINE MEMBERSHIP FOR MEMBERS OF THE CREATIVE INDUSTRIES DURING LOCKDOWN Leading arts members club h Club London (formerly The Hospital Club), are today pleased to announce the launch of a brand new free online membership for people who work in the creative industries. The initiative will last for the duration […]

BUTTERFLY THEATRE COMPANY RELEASE ‘WE ARE HUMAN’ VIDEO TO MARK SHAKESPEARE DAY

BUTTERFLY THEATRE COMPANY LAUNCHES WE ARE HUMAN VIDEO RELEASED TO MARK SHAKESPEARE’S BIRTHDAY AND THE START OF THE UK VACCINE TRIALS ON HUMANS THURSDAY 23 APRIL Twitter: @ButterflyWeAre Facebook: facebook.com/wearebutterfly Instagram: @butterfly_theatre_company You Tube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCtPnyxoYNHZoBCwnaPnhVAQ/ www.butterflytheatre.com “In these unprecedented times, amidst a crisis, there is one thing that unites us. We are all human.” Butterfly Theatre Company has […]