NEWS: World Premiere of The Osmonds: A New Musical Announced

The new musical is set to tour across the UK from February 2022. The Osmonds: A New Musical will receive its world premiere at the Leicester Curve on the 3rd February 2022 as part of a UK & Ireland Tour, which will run through until December 2022. Featuring a story by Jay Osmond, the musical… Read More

NEWS: New Streaming Platform Launched to Celebrate Award Winning Productions officially launched today to showcase Tony and Olivier award winning stage productions as well as top music acts from around the world.  The first shows to be released on the new streaming platform include the critically acclaimed, Tony® and Olivier Award-winning productions of Kinky Boots and An American In Paris, as well as the recent Drury Lane production of 42nd Street, Michael Grandage’s… Read More

PREVIEW: Beginners, Please!

Due to the second lockdown, Reece Kerridge and Claire Learie, presenters of the Musical Theatre radio show ‘Sit In The Stalls’ have joined forces with Chris Matanlé from RedRock Entertainment to present an evening of Musical Theatre entertainment to raise funds for the charity Acting For Others. Taking place on the 21st November, the evening… Read More

NEWS: HighTide Announces Next Phase of Artistic Development Work

HighTide has announced details of the first  phase of its Inventing the Future programme, a range of initiatives to support the rebuilding of the arts sector in its current recovery phase and made possible by a grant of £78,000 from the Government’s Cultural Recovery Fund. It has been announced that Hightide are launching School of HighTide and two… Read More

NEWS: Falling Stars To Be Presented Digitally

It has been confirmed that Peter Polycarpou and Sally Ann Triplett’s song cycle will be presented digitally for audiences from the 22nd November.   Following the announcement that England was heading into lockdown, the company of Falling Stars were able to quickly come together to record a film adaptation of the show. The show is… Read More

REVIEW: Swing into Christmas by Down For The Count

The orchestra are back, putting their own style onto some festive favourites. Featuring seven new arrangements of songs by band leader Mike Paul-Smith, this Christmas themed album has plenty to offer in terms of a joyful and lively album. While many songs including ‘Santa Baby’ and ‘White Christmas’ will be easily recognised there are also… Read More

REVIEW: In the Absence of Silence, Chickenshed Theatre (Online)

This powerful piece of drama highlights the lasting impact of domestic abuse. Inspired by interviews conducted with women as part of Chickenshed’s outreach project called Survivors, In the Absence of Silence is a heartbreaking but ultimately hopeful piece of drama that explores the mental and physical impact of domestic violence. Five women gather on a beach… Read More