NEWS: Lucie Jones and Ashley Roberts Join the Cast of Waitress

It has been confirmed that Ashley Roberts is set to make her West End debut alongside Lucie Jones in the London production from the 17th June. Lucie Jones and Ashley Roberts will be joining the production for a strictly limited season, with Ashley Roberts playing the role of Dawn and Lucie Jones taking on the… Read More

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Album Review: Girlfriends by London Musical Theatre Orchestra

This debut album from the London Musical Theatre Orchestra is lively and expertly performed – but highlights a couple of issues with the musical itself. Having been to see this concert performance at the Bishopsgate Institute last November, I was curious to hear if the London Musical Theatre Orchestra’s performance translated just as well onto… Read More

NEWS: London Musical Theatre Orchestra Release Debut Album

The live recording of the London Musical Theatre’s concert performance of Girlfriends, by Emmy Award-winner Howard Goodall and recorded at Bishopsgate Institute has been released. The London Musical Theatre Orchestra’s live recording of their concert performance of Howard Goodall’s Girlfriends has been released on CD and digital download. Recorded at the Bishopsgate Institute, the album… Read More

REVIEW: A Christmas Carol, London Musical Theatre Orchestra, Lyceum Theatre

This cosy festive musical treat is performed beautifully by the London Musical Theatre Orchestra.  It is always such a treat to listen to the London Musical Theatre Orchestra’s interpretation of Alan Menken, Lynn Ahrens and Mike Ockrent’s A Christmas Carol. The orchestra’s performance is always filled with passion and warmth that really brings the story,… Read More

REVIEW: Girlfriends, London Musical Theatre Orchestra, Bishopsgate Institute

There is no doubting the strength of Howard Goodall’s beautiful score, with the cast of the London Musical Theatre Orchestra’s latest concert delivering highly emotional performances.    The London Musical Theatre Orchestra’s latest concert performance brings to life the glorious score of Howard Goodall’s Girlfriends, complete with an all-star cast who capture the courage and… Read More

Interview With…Lucie Jones

The singer and actress spoke to Emma Clarendon about starring in the London Musical Theatre Orchestra’s upcoming concert production of Howard Goodall’s musical Girlfriends.  Hi Lucie, thanks for talking to me. What can audiences expect from ‘Girlfriends’?  Hello! Pleasure is all mine. Girlfriends is a truly important and inspiring piece about the women involved in the… Read More

NEWS: Casting Confirmed for LMTO’s Concert of Girlfriends

Casting for the concert performances taking place at the Bishopgate Institute on the 2nd and 3rd November has been announced.  Composed by Emmy Award-winner Howard Goodall, Girlfriends is World War II set British musical and celebrates the work of the Women’s Auxiliary Air Force (WAAF). Today, casting has been confirmed for the concert performances, which will be directed… Read More

NEWS: New UK Tour of Legally Blonde the Musical Announced

It has been confirmed that the hit Broadway and West End musical will be embarking on a brand new UK tour from September.  The new touring production will be directed by Anthony Williams and is set to star Eastenders actress Rita Simons, Lucie Jones (representing the UK in this year’s Eurovision Song Contest) and Emmerdale’s Bill… Read More

PREVIEW: RENT, New Victoria Theatre

Celebrating its 20th Anniversary, a new production of the hit musical RENT will be heading to the New Victoria Theatre in Woking from the 7th to the 11th March.  Jonathan Larson’s Pulitzer and Tony award winning musical is heading off on tour, following a christmas season at London’s St James Theatre and has recently been… Read More