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No Bookings Fees The Lion King – London Theatre Offers August 24, 2015 The Lion King Musical
Disney's The Lion King Musical No Booking Fees Set against the majesty of the Serengeti Plains and to the evocative rhythms of Africa, Disney's multi-award winning musical will redefine your expectations of theatre. Brilliantly reimagined by acclaimed director Julie Taymor, Disney's beloved film has been transformed into a spectacular theatrical experience that explodes with glorious colours, stunning effects and enchanting Music. At its ...
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Review of CamdenFringe: Stuff at Etcetera Theatre August 23, 2015 STUFF
Mick Cooper’s Stuff is a foray into the increasingly common world of infertility and IVF. It is a story of life, death, family, friendship and all the ‘stuff’ in-between. Stuff tells the story of Toby (Peter Ash) and Jess Matthews (Eve Burley), a seemingly happily married couple who are unable to conceive a child; or rather Toby is unable to. Their ...
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In Profile with Ross Hunter August 23, 2015 Ross Hunter is currently appearing in The Book of Mormon at the Prince of Wales Theatre
We Will Rock You, Legally Blonde, Rock of Ages and The Book of Mormon are four very different musicals which have one thing in common: Ross Hunter. This talented stage performer has appeared in each of these shows in the West End, and through them, has shown himself to be one of the UK theatre industry’s most valuable assets. His ...
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Plans announced for a new 900-seat theatre at Tower Bridge August 20, 2015 Nicholas Hytner and Nick Starr. Photo credit Helen Maybanks
Located at the heart of Berkeley Homes’ landmark One Tower Bridge development, the venue will be the flagship theatre for the London Theatre Company, the new independent producing company founded by Nicholas Hytner and Nick Starr, following their departure from the National Theatre after 12 years. Designed to provide contemporary comfort for audiences and modern facilities for theatre-makers, the new venue will ...
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AMERICAN IDIOT Ticket Sale – save 45% Arts Theatre August 19, 2015 American Idiot Flash Sale
The story of three boyhood friends, each searching for meaning in a post 9-11 world, AMERICAN IDIOT features the music of Green Day with the lyrics of its lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong. The book is by Armstrong and Michael Mayer and direction is by Tony Award®-winner Mayer (“Spring Awakening”). Its hit songs include “Boulevard of Broken Dreams,” “21 Guns,” ...
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Why you don’t always have to side with the crowd August 18, 2015 Theatre is filled with varying opinions, and that's a good thing.
'The opinions of people is all part and parcel of the theatre industry. It's a critic's job to be opinionated about everything they see on the stage, from the writing and score to the set design and the performers themselves, and ultimately, a show's eventual success or failure rests on what they and the audience think of it. In fact, ...
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Cast announced for ELF THE MUSICAL August 18, 2015 Elf The Musical
The full cast for the London premiere of the hit musical ELF has been announced. The company is led by Ben Forster as Buddy, Kimberley Walsh as Jovie, Joe McGann as Walter Hobbs and Jessica Martin as Emily Hobbs, with Jennie Dale as Deb, Mark McKerracher as Santa and Graham Lappin as Store Manager. Also in the cast are Katie Bradley, Charlie ...
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London West End – Some of This Week’s Top Offers August 17, 2015 Showstopper
Bend It Like Beckham - Premium Upgrade Offer Save over £20 on Premium seats Bend It Like Beckham The Musical is a fantastically feel-good new modern British musical. A celebratory fusion of culture, music, emotions and fun, bursting with warmth, humour and heart. Jess needs extra time. She is facing the most important decision of her life: live up to family expectations of ...
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In Profile with Chris Jenkins August 15, 2015 Chris Jenkins is currently appearing in the ensemble of Spamalot at the Playhouse Theatre
The world of musical theatre is a competitive one, filled with hopeful performers all dreaming of making it on the stage. There is a vast pool of talent out there, but many never achieve a successful career in the industry simply because it is so competitive. Those who do therefore, have to be something very special indeed. Here in the ...
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Blood Wedding at The Bread and Roses Theatre – Review August 13, 2015 Blood Wedding
It's been fifteen years since I first read Blood Wedding, after boldly deciding to discuss Federico García Lorca's famous play for the final oral presentation of my Spanish A Level. Unsurprisingly, like most exams, the presentation passed in a bit of a blur, but one thing I do remember is using the words 'tragedia' and 'destino' a lot. And - ...
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81% Off Tickets for STOMP In London West End August 12, 2015 STOMP POSTER
STOMP FLASH SALE Celebrating its 13th sensational year in London, Stomp is now fresher, faster and funnier than ever before. This multi-award winning show continues to astound audiences across the world with its universal language of rhythm, theatre, comedy and dance. Eight performers use everything from Zippo lighters, plastic bags, bin lids and even the kitchen sink to hammer out an explosively feelgood ...
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The company of The Book of Mormon fundraising cabaret for MADTrust August 11, 2015 The London company of The Book of Mormon are set to perform a fundraising cabaret this week for the West End charity The Make A Difference Trust
Many West End shows have worked with The Make A Difference Trust, as part of the annual events West End Bares, A West End Christmas, the former annual event West End Eurovision, and of course, the cabarets. The casts of some of the biggest and best musicals in town have staged fundraising cabarets for the charity over the years, with ...
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