NEWS: Half a Sixpence Extends Booking Until April 2017

Following rave reviews from critics and audiences, it has been announced that the Chichester Festival Theatre production directed by Rachel Kavanaugh is staying in London until at least April 2017.  The new stage adaptation of the musical, based on H.G.Wells’s semi-autobiographical novel Kipps: The Story of a Simple Soul, is now booking at the Noel Coward Theatre… Read More


Review Round Up: Half a Sixpence, Noel Coward Theatre

Following a hugely successful run at the Chichester Festival Theatre, Rachel Kavanaugh’s production of the classic musical makes its West End debut. Here is what critics have been saying about it:  London ***** “A great big hug of a show that’s as thrilling to watch as it is comforting.” Gay Times Magazine: ***** “Rachel… Read More

Review Round Up: School of Rock, New London Theatre

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s latest show rocks into London – but does it live up to expectations? Here is what critics have said so far about the production… The Independent: **** “The kids are more than alright  – in fact, they’re an absolute joy in this ridiculously entertaining new show.” The Telegraph: ***** “The most enjoyable… Read More

REVIEW: School of Rock, New London Theatre

Immature, entertaining and energetic are probably the best words to sum up Andrew Lloyd Webber’s new musical, transferring from Broadway.  Based on the immensely popular film starring Jack Black, School of Rock is transformed into a fun and energetic musical which is almost in danger of having too much energy that it borders on frantic… Read More

Five Reasons to Be Excited About School of Rock

After proving to be a great success on Broadway, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s new musical finally arrives in London. Here is five good reasons to be excited about its arrival…  A cool and rocktastic soundtrack: given the title of the show, you can certainly expect the music to have more of a rock ‘n’ roll vibe to… Read More

NEWS: Wind in the Willows to Open at London Palladium in 2017

It has been confirmed that the musical adaptation of Wind in the Willows, currently running at The Lowry in Salford, will open at the London Palladium in the summer of 2017.  Kenneth Grahame’s beloved story about the adventures of Mr Toad and his friends Badger, Ratty and Mole is a brand new musical that features… Read More

NEWS: First Production Images for The Wind in the Willows Released

New production images for the musical adaptation of The Wind in the Willows have been released ahead of its opening night at the Theatre Royal Plymouth tonight (19th October).  This new musical continues to play at the Theatre Royal Plymouth until the 22nd October and will also visit the Lowry in Salford and Mayflower Theatre… Read More

NEWS: Music and Images Released for The Wind in the Willows Musical

Two new tracks and images of the cast in rehearsals for the new musical adaptation of The Wind in the Willows have been released today, ahead of the premiere performance at the Theatre Royal Plymouth on the 8th October.  Adapted for the stage by Julian Fellowes and Olivier Award-winning composer and lyricist duo George Stiles and… Read More

NEWS: Andrew Lloyd Webber Announces Cast for School of Rock

Composer and producer Andrew Lloyd Webber has today confirmed the cast for the London production of School of Rock, which opens for previews at the New London Theatre on the 24th October.  It was confirmed today (8th September) that David Fynn will lead the London company as Dewey Finn the role made famous by Jack… Read More

NEWS: Half a Sixpence to Transfer to the West End

Following a critically acclaimed run at the Chichester Festival Theatre, Cameron Mackintosh has announced that Rachel Kavanaugh’s production will transfer to London’s Noel Coward Theatre from the 29th October.  The original cast for this production will also transfer to the West End, including Charlie Stemp as Arthur Kipps, Devon-Elise Johnson as Ann Pornick – alongside three times Olivier-nominated… Read More