NEWS: Cast Announced for the UK Tour of Hairspray

The new UK tour of the musical will begin at the Wales Millennium Centre in August.  The cast for the new tour is set to include Norman Pace (ITV1’s The Hale and Pace Show) as Wilbur Turnblad, Matt Nixon (The Ladykillers, Around the World in 80 Days) as Edna Turnblad, Brenda Edwards (Chicago, We Will Rock You ), Layton… Read More

REVIEW: Carousel, London Coliseum

Lonny Price’s latest production to head to the London Coliseum is less semi-staged than a full-scale production that warmly embraces the music rather than the characters.  Following on from Lonny Price’s previous successes with Sweeney Todd and of course last year’s Sunset Boulevard,  his production of Carousel truly celebrates the music of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s… Read More

NEWS: Cast Confirmed for Moby Dick! The Musical

Casting has today been confirmed for Moby Dick! The Musical, which runs at the Union Theatre from the 12th October.  X-Factor finalists Anton Stephans (Porgy and Bess, Savoy Theatre; Smokey Joe’s Café,) and Brenda Edwards (Hairspray, UK Tour; We Will Rock You, UK Tour and Dominion Theatre; Chicago – The Musical, Cambridge Theatre) will lead… Read More

Review: Hairspray, New Victoria Theatre Woking

Welcome to the Sixties! Courtesy of this bubbly and lively production of Hairspray, currently on its UK tour.  Given everything that is happening in America at the moment and the comments that Donald Trump has been making, watching Hairspray proves just how relevant it is today and how things still haven’t really changed from the… Read More

PREVIEW: Hairspray: The Musical @New Victoria Theatre, Woking

The fun-filled and energetic musical about one girl’s dream to dance on live television arrives at the New Victoria Theatre in Woking in March.  The hit musical that is warmhearted and filled with many memorable tunes arrives at the New Victoria Theatre in Woking from the 15th March to the 19th March as part of… Read More