NEWS: Arcola Theatre Announces Spring/Summer Season

The Arcola Theatre has confirmed its spring/summer 2017 including productions of Richard III, The Plague and These Trees are Made of Blood.  Talking about the six new productions in the new season’s programme, Artistic Director of the Arcola Theatre Mehmet Ergen said: “Arcola’s new season confronts tyranny – the tyranny of people by rulers (Richard III,… Read More

Theatre Shows You Need to Book for on World Book Day!

On World Book Day, there are plenty of ways to celebrate – including a trip to the theatre. Here are just a few shows in London that are based on books…. Matilda the Musical, Cambridge Theatre: based on Roald Dahl’s beloved children’s book, Matilda tells the story of a little girl who is neglected by her… Read More

NEWS: New Matilda Line-Up Announced for Hit Musical

Matilda the Musical has unveiled three new leading child performers joining Abbie Vena in the title role of the hit West End show.  From the 14th March Emma Moore, Eva-Marie Saffrey and Lilian Hardy will join Annie Vena in the title role of Matilda. To mark the occasion, a new video has also been released… Read More

NEWS: La La Land Dance Bootcamp Announced as Demand for Dance Lessons Rises

Since the Oscar winning film was released earlier this year, an online local services marketplace has discovered that demand for dance lessons in the UK has risen.  Following this news the online local services marketplace Bidvine.com  is now offering fans of the romantic musical a chance to learn the routines from the film at a special ‘La La… Read More

NEWS: Original London Cast Recording of Dreamgirls to be Released

Today it was confirmed that the original London Cast recording will be released mid-April through Sony Classical and is available to pre-order from today through Amazon.  The double-disc album was recorded last month at the Savoy Theatre and includes all of the original cast performing songs such as ‘And I Am Telling You I’m Not Going’,… Read More

Review Round Up: Speech & Debate, Trafalgar Studios

Starring Douglas Booth, Tony Revolori, Patsy Ferran and Charlotte Lucas, Stephen Karam’s play is brought to the Trafalgar Studios. But what have critics been saying about it?  The Telegraph: **** “Booth, making his West End debut, is supremely gifted with the ability to look full of himself yet gnawed from within by uncertainty.” The Stage: *** “Tom Attenborough’s production, in which each… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for Guards at the Taj

Casting for Jamie Lloyd’s production of Rajiv Joseph’s Guards at the Taj, playing at the Bush Theatre from the 7th April, has been confirmed.  This European production of the play, directed by renowned director Jamie Lloyd will star Danny Ashok as Humayun and Darren Kuppan as Babur. As the first production to open the newly renovated Bush Theatre, Guards… Read More