News: Billy Elliot the Musical extends

    28/05/14   1073

Billy Elliot the Musical has announced that it will be continuing its hugely successful run at the Victoria Palace Theatre long into 2015.   The announcement comes just days after the news that billionaire musical producer Cameron Mackintosh has bought the Victoria Palace Theatre shortly after he was named on the Sunday Times Super-Rich List. […]

News: Cameron Mackintosh buys two West End theatres

    28/05/14   573

It’s been confirmed that billionaire Cameron Mackintosh has purchased two more West End theatres. The renowned musical producer is now the proud owner of the Victoria Palace Theatre, where you can catch toe-tapping sensation Billy Elliot, and the Ambassadors Theatre where the very creative STOMP is showing. He plans to re-name the Ambassadors Theatre after […]

News: From Here To Eternity cinema screenings

    22/05/14   703

Tim Rice’s most recent musical From Here To Eternity will be broadcast in cinemas this summer. The musical is due to be shown in cinemas throughout the UK and Ireland on 3rd July 2014, the 60th anniversary of the Oscar ceremony where the original film, which starred Frank Sinatra, picked up seven awards. Based on […]

News: Miss Saigon extends to 2015

    22/05/14   496

It’s only just had its press night and already Miss Saigon has extended its booking period to April 2015. The show, which smashed box office records for advance bookings, was originally booking until December but has extended after reportedly regaining costs in the massive amount of advanced ticket sales. Currently showing at the Prince Edward […]

News: Let It Be returns to the West End

    22/05/14   422

Do you want to know a secret? The Beatles jukebox musical Let It Be returns to the West End for a strictly limited summer season. The show will open at the Garrick Theatre on 9th July for an 11 week run following a successful tour of the UK and Ireland. The opening will coincide with […]

News: New cast for Jeeves and Wooster

    22/05/14   470

A new duo are headed to Totleigh Towers to take over the roles of Jeeves and Wooster at the Duke of York’s Theatre. John Gordon Sinclair and James Lance will be taking over from Mark Heap and Robert Webb to star as Jeeves and Wooster respectively. The pair will begin performances in the Olivier Award-winning […]

News: Andrew Lloyd Webber to make School of Rock musical

    21/05/14   853

Andrew Lloyd Webber, the maestro of musicals, is said to be developing School of Rock on Broadway as his next musical venture. The legendary composer confirmed he was working on an adaptation of the 2003 movie and said there was a “strong possibility” that Broadway audiences would be the first to see it. The movie, […]

News: Daytona replaces Fatal Attraction

    21/05/14   487

Oliver Cotton’s Daytona is set to replace Fatal Attraction at the Theatre Royal Haymarket for a limited season this summer. In the Theatre Royal Haymarket’s first collaboration with an off-West End venue, Oliver Cotton’s play Daytona will transfer this June following the closure of Fatal Attraction. The play first debuted at London’s Park Theatre last […]

News: Boublil and Schönberg to revive Martin Guerre

    21/05/14   556

Legendary West End duo Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg have confirmed that a revival of Martin Guerre is happening. The talented twosome are the masterminds behind the iconic book, music and lyrics of Les Misérables and Miss Saigon, however Martin Guerre didn’t enjoy the same success. The musical opened to poor reviews at the Prince […]

News: 1984 extends West End run

    20/05/14   444

We were very excited when we broke the news that George Orwell’s 1984 was making an appearance in London’s West End this year, and it’s now been confirmed that it will be playing to audiences at the Playhouse Theatre for an extra five weeks. High demand for tickets are the reason behind the extension of […]