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5 Star Review of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels The Musical Savoy Theatre

I was in the happy position of knowing nothing about this show whatsoever, having never seen the film, and therefore went with an open mind and no preconceptions of what to expect.  I still managed to be pleasantly surprised, however, as what awaited me was not what I might have expected had I thought about it.  The marketing of the show portrays the gilded, glitzy glamour of the French Riviera, where the show is set, …

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Phantom VS Phantom: Second Phantom TV series in the works

It’s true what they say; you wait ages for a bus and then two turn up at once. On Tuesday, I wrote a blog about ABC’s potential re-imagining of The Phantom of the Opera as a TV series, and on the same day, I saw another story about a Phantom series with different names attached. At first glance, I thought it must be about the same adaption and that I’d perhaps been mistaken in my …

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Review of Dance ’til Dawn London West End Aldwych Theatre

First thing is first. Dance ‘til Dawn is not a musical: it is a dance show with Strictly Come Dancing and Midnight Tango superstars Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace. Following the success of their competitive careers as the best Argentine Tango acts in the country, winning numerous dance awards, Simone and Cacace sweep the stage in a 1940s Hollywood live set to bring themselves closer to dance fans and ballroom lovers. Dance ‘til Dawn is …

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The Audience with Kristin Scott Thomas

Kristin Scott Thomas will play the Queen in a new version of Peter Morgan’s The Audience. Stephen Daldry’s production will preview at the Apollo Theatre from 21 April 2015. Tickets are now on sale for performances until 25 July 2015.Book now to avoid disappointment. For sixty years Elizabeth II has met each of her twelve Prime Ministers in a weekly audience at Buckingham Palace. Both parties have an unspoken agreement never to repeat what is …

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Full casting announced for CATS at the London Palladium

As previously announced, Nicole Scherzinger will make her West End stage debut as Grizabella in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s record-breaking musical Cats. Returning to the West End for a strictly limited run at the London Palladium from 6 December 2014. Based on T. S. Eliot’s Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats, the original creative team – Director Trevor Nunn, Associate Director and Choreographer Gillian Lynne, Designer John Napier and Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber – are reunited …

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