NEWS: HighTide Announce Twelve Writers Making Up the Playwright Crisis Support Programme

HighTide have confirmed the twelve writers who are making up the Playwright Crisis Support Programme as part of its Lighthouse Programme. Forming as part of its ongoing Lighthouse programme to support artists during the pandemic, HighTide has revealed the names of the writers making up the Playwright Crisis Support Programme. In addition to this, it… Read More

NEWS: Lambert Jackson Productions Announce Virtual Performance of The Last Five Years

Lambert Jackson Productions have released details of a virtual production of Jason Robert Brown’s musical to be streamed for three nights in June. It has been confirmed that Lambert Jackson Productions in association with The Other Palace,will present a virtual production of The Last Five Years. The production, set to star Lauren Samuels as Cathy… Read More

REVIEW: Hairspray Live!, The Shows Must Go On

This latest offering in The Shows Must Go On series covers issues that have become part of headline news in recent days. It is such a shame that by watching Hairspray Live! based on the musical and set in 1960’s Baltimore is still so relevant in the themes it covers such as body shaming and… Read More

Interview With…Tori Allen-Martin and Sarah Henley

Emma Clarendon chatted to Tori Allen-Martin and Sarah Henley about their new not-for-profit organisation, Burn Bright. Hi Sarah and Tori, I hope you’re both keeping well. Could you explain more about your organisation Burn Bright? Burn Bright is a not for profit organisation which aims to level the playing field in as many ways aspossible for writers… Read More

NEWS: The Other Songs to Host Online Festival

The online festival will be broadcast on Instagram Live on the 5th June. It has been announced that the London based independent Record Label, Management and Publishing Company The Other Songs are celebrating the homegrown talent of The BRIT School through an online event on the 5th June. The Brit School, which will celebrate its 30th birthday in… Read More

NEWS: London Production of Hello Dolly! Postponed

It was announced today that the production set to star Imelda Staunton has been proposed due to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic. Michael Harrison and David Ian have today announced that Dominic Cooke’s production of Hello Dolly! has been postponed due to the ongoing global crisis. Set to open for previews at the Adelphi Theatre in… Read More

NEWS: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Rescheduled for 2021

The production was due to begin performances at the London Palladium in July. Michael Harrison and the Really Useful Group have today announced new dates for the return of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s musical Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at The London Palladium. Due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation, the musical  will defer its… Read More

REVIEW: Going The Distance by Jonathan Antoine

The Britain’s Got Talent star is back with a brand new album that perfectly showcases the range of his vocals. It is hard to believe on listening to this album that Jonathan Antoine is only 25 given the strength and maturity of his voice that is given plenty of opportunity to shine. Having first been… Read More

NEWS: Tower Bridge Asks for Public’s Help in Identifying Construction Team

With Sunday 31st May marking London History Day, Tower Bridge is issuing a public call-out to identify the construction team who helped build London’s defining landmark. The 31st of May marks London History Day, a day which celebrates the stories that remind us of the community spirit that Londoners have shown. To celebrate this, Tower Bridge… Read More

NEWS: Amélie the Musical Cast Recording Release Date Announced

The musical, nominated for three Olivier Awards will release a cast recording next month. It has been announced that Amélie the Musical will be releasing its cast recording on the 5th June. The musical, based on the 2001  romantic comedy film by Jean-Pierre Jeunet, originally ran at the Watermill Theatre before completing a UK tour… Read More