Page to Stage Adaptations in the West End: September 2021

Love reading? You can experience many of your favourite books on stage – whether as a musical or as a play. Here’s a guide to some of the shows you can catch based on beloved books. The Mirror and the Light, Gielgud Theatre: the concluding part to Hilary Mantel’s Wolf Hall trilogy has been adapted… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for World Premiere of Vanara – The Legend

The musical will make its stage debut at the Hackney Empire from the 22nd to the 31st October. Casting has been announced for the upcoming stage premiere of Vanara The Legend, which heads to the Hackney Empire next month following on from its workshop performances and concept album. The production is set to include: Matthew… Read More

REVIEW: Bedknobs and Broomsticks, UK Tour

This latest Disney film is filled with a lot of magical elements that will delight younger audiences but the story has a more grown up feel about it. Of all the Disney films that I feel doesn’t get enough appreciation it is Bedknobs and Broomsticks. It has a quirky appeal with plenty of magic but… Read More

In Conversation With…Noel Sullivan, Kristen Gaetz, Gina Murray and Emma Kingston

The four performers chatted to us about this Sunday’s RE:arrangement show, taking place as part of London Wonderground at Earl’s Court. For those who haven’t experienced RE:arrangement before – what can they expect?  Noel: Rearrangement is a hoot. If you love musical theatre then this is the show for you. It takes well known hits and… Read More

REVIEW: The Last Five Years, Garrick Theatre

Jonathan O’Boyle’s production is a wonderfully poignant and intimate experience, with detailed performances from both Oli Higginson and Molly Lynch. Having had a successful and popular run at the Southwark Playhouse last year, Jonathan O’Boyle’s haunting and poignant production makes its glorious debut in the West End – highlighting the uniqueness of Jason Robert Brown’s… Read More

NEWS: Booking Extension Announced for Matilda the Musical

The announcement came as the RSc production resumed performances at the Cambridge Theatre and a new video performance of ‘When I Grow Up’ is released. With Matilda the Musical now playing at it’s West End home, a booking extension has been announced for the Olivier Award winning show – which is now booking until the… Read More

NEWS: Rumi: The Musical to Have World Premiere at the London Coliseum

It has been confirmed that Nadim Naaman and Dana Al Fardan’s second musical will have its world premiere as semi-staged performance on the 23rd and 24th November. Composer Dana Al Fardan and West End star Nadim Naaman have confirmed that their second collaboration following on from Broken Wings will have its world premiere in November.… Read More

NEWS: West End Cast Announced for The Book of Mormon

The production is set to resume performances at the Prince of Wales Theatre from the 15th November. The London cast is set to be led by Dom Simpson as ‘Elder Price’, Tom Xander as ‘Elder Cunningham’, Leanne Robinson as ‘Nabulungi’, Steven Webb, Richard Lloyd-King, Haydn Oakley and Edward Baruwa. They will be joined by Thomas… Read More

NEWS: Cast Announced For Moulin Rouge! The Musical

The eagerly anticipated London production is set to begin performances at the Piccadilly Theatre from the 12th November. The producers of Moulin Rouge! The Musical have announced the cast for the upcoming London production based on the 2001 film when it heads to the West End from November. It has been confirmed that Liisi LaFontaine (Good… Read More

NEWS: Full Casting Announced for Cabaret

The production is set to begin performances in November. Full casting has been announced for the upcoming West End revival of Cabaret, which will see the Playhouse Theatre transformed into the Kit Kat Club. Joining the previously announced Eddie Redmayne as the Emcee and Jessie Buckley as Sally Bowles will be Omari Douglas will star… Read More