News: Ryan Molloy reprises role on Broadway

    14/05/14   476

Ryan Molloy is working his way back to his role as Frankie Valli, but this time across the pond in the Broadway version of Jersey Boys. The West End’s original Jersey Boy left the show in February after a record-breaking six years in the lead role of Frankie Valli. Molloy holds the title for the […]

News: Cameron Mackintosh makes Rich List

    12/05/14   517

West End impresario Cameron Mackintosh joins Britain’s billionaires in the Sunday Times Super-Rich List 2014. Mackintosh joins a group of 108 billionaires in the elitist club, and is the first Brit from the world of showbiz to make the list. According to the Sunday Times, Mackintosh’s wealth increased by a whopping £175 million in 2013 […]

News: Once cast update

    08/05/14   533

David Hunter and Jill Winternitz have been announced as the new leading Guy and Girl in the West End’s production of Once. Taking over from Arthur Darvill and Zrinka Cvitešić, the duo will play an Irish busker and a Czech mother who develop an unspoken romance through their shared love of music. No stranger to […]

Comic books that NEED to be musicals

    08/05/14   957

Today celebrates the 52nd anniversary since the first publication of Marvel’s Incredible Hulk. Show & Stay smash their way through a whole host of comic books that would make for great viewing in London’s West End. Spiderman With music and lyrics from Bono and The Edge, Broadway welcomed the rock musical adaptation of Spider-Man: Turn […]

News: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels extends run

    06/05/14   635

The West End production of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels has extended its run at the Savoy Theatre until March 2015. Robert Lindsay and Rufus Hound are proving to be a great big hit in Theatreland, with audiences willingly letting the con-men take their money. The pair star as a couple of ruthless swindlers, using every trick […]

News: Neil Morrissey to star in Relative Values

    01/05/14   513

Neil Morrissey is waiting in the wings, ready to take over from Rory Bremner in the West End production of Relative Values. Bremner, who is currently playing Crestwell in the Noël Coward classic, will end his ten week run at the Harold Pinter Theatre on 24th May. Morrissey will be reuniting with his Men Behaving […]

Top 5 Events in London this May

    01/05/14   568

Happy May Day — we’ve had a few lovely days recently, but don’t feel the slightest bit guilty claiming that it’s finally and officially spring! Now that the weather’s much better, there’s even more things for us to do in the Capital. Check out the things to do in London in May. 1. Covent Garden […]

News: Brits set to score at Tony Awards

    30/04/14   427

This year’s Tony Awards look set to celebrate a wealth of British talent once again with a host of British shows and actors receiving nominations for the prestigious awards. Shakespeare’s Globe took the lead, racking up an impressive seven nominations for its all-male production of Twelfth Night. As well as receiving nods for Best Revival […]

News: Jersey Boys extends ‘til 2015

    30/04/14   623

Plus — Michael Watson joins the cast as Frankie Valli The juggernaut of jukebox musicals, Jersey Boys, has announced that it is extending its ever-successful run until 15 February 2015. Now at its new venue the Piccadilly Theatre, the Tony, Olivier and Grammy Award-winning musical is set to pave its way for continued popularity amongst […]

News: Jedward to save I Can’t Sing!

    29/04/14   1398

Theatre producer David King is reportedly planning to try and save I Can’t Sing! The X Factor Musical with none other than Jedward. The impresario, who has been behind a number of theatrical hits such as Spirit of the Dance, is said to be developing a plan which he hopes will save the failing show. […]