News: Meryl Streep set for Follies film

    30/01/15   146

Stephen Sondheim has another musical set for the silver screen, with Meryl Streep being eyed for a starring role. Following the huge success of Disney’s delightfully dark movie adaptation of Sondheim’s Into The Woods, a film version of Follies could soon be hitting our screens. Rob Marshall, the director of Into The Woods, is keen […]

News: Mrs Doubtfire gets a musical makeover

    28/01/15   202

It’s been revealed that a musical adaptation of the much-loved 1993 movie Mrs Doubtfire is in the works. Oscar-winning composer and producer Alan Menken has announced that a musical version of Mrs Doubtfire is underway and is currently in its “early stages”. Menken, who is writing the music for the upcoming show, told Entertainment Weekly: […]

News: Made In Dagenham to close

    26/01/15   194

It’s the end of the road for Made In Dagenham as the show has announced that it will end its run at the Adelphi Theatre in the spring. Despite a collection of rave reviews, the race is over for Made In Dagenham. After only five short months, the show will close the curtains for the […]

News: John Goodman joins American Buffalo

    23/01/15   217

Hollywood actor John Goodman is making his way over to Theatreland to make his West End debut in American Buffalo. Golden Globe and Emmy Award-winning actor John Goodman is teaming up with Homeland star Damian Lewis in a new production of American Buffalo at the Wyndham’s Theatre this spring. Goodman will take on the role […]

News: Easter Parade to parade into the West End

    23/01/15   233

Sheridan Smith and Alex Gaumond are in discussions to workshop a new version of Easter Parade. If reports are to be believed, a brand new shiny adaptation of Irving Berlin’s classic musical movie Easter Parade could be making its way to the West End next year. The 1948 film starred Hollywood legends Judy Garland and […]

Top 10 romantic places in London

    22/01/15   379

It can be difficult to find romantic places in the vast, sprawling metropolis that is our capital city. But lucky for you lovers out there, we’ve put together a list of what we think are the top 10 romantic places in London. Searcys St Pancras Grand Champagne Bar Nothing says romance like champagne, especially when […]

News: Jennifer Hudson takes on Broadway

    15/01/15   236

Hollywood diva Jennifer Hudson is coming to Broadway to star in Oprah Winfrey’s The Color Purple. Best known for belting out tunes next to Beyonce in Dreamgirls, Hudson’s tremendous set of lungs have earned her numerous awards including prestigious Oscars and Grammys. Now she’s making her hugely anticipated Broadway debut in a revival of Alice […]

News: Bradley Cooper brings Elephant Man to the West End

    14/01/15   430

Hollywood A-lister Bradley Cooper has dropped some serious hints that The Elephant Man will be stampeding across the pond to the West End later this year. Speaking in an interview with Jimmy Fallon last week, Cooper told the talk show host: “We’re going to do it [in New York] until 22nd February, and then I […]

News: Fire breaks out in the West End

    07/01/15   554

The West End has started the new year with a bang — literally… An electrical fire brought the matinee performances of Les Miserables and The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time to a halt on Saturday 3rd January. The fire, which started in the boiler room of one of the theatres, caused […]

News: Cats is keeping its claws in the West End

    05/01/15   352

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cats The Musical has extended its run at the London Palladium until April 2015. Originally due to end its run at the end of February, Cats has released an extra 100,000 tickets due to phenomenally popular demand. The London dance show will now run for a further two months, scheduled to close […]