Five Reasons to be Excited About… & Juliet

The new musical has been officially launched in London – here’s why we are excited… Miriam-Teak Lee in the title role: given her immensely impressive and enjoyable vocals (see the video above!), you get a real sense of her confident and sassy approach to this role already. It is also clear just how much she… Read More

NEWS: David Bedella Joins Cast of & Juliet

The two time Olivier Award winner is set to join the production, which will play a limited season at Manchester Opera House, from Tuesday 10th September to Saturday 12th October, before beginning performances in London at The Shaftesbury Theatre on Saturday 2nd November. Having won Olivier Awards for his performances  in Jerry Springer The Opera… Read More

NEWS: West End Stars Confirmed for & Juliet

The new musical will play a limited season at Manchester Opera House before playing at the Shaftesbury Theatre. Casting for & Juliet, the new musical that imagines Juliet’s famous ending as just her beginning, has confirmed casting for the production. As well as the award-winning Miriam-Teak Lee as Juliet, the musical is set to star: Cassidy Janson (Leading Ladies, Chess, Beautiful: The Carole… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals of…Billionaire Boy, Nuffield Southampton Theatres

This brand new musical adaptation of the book by David Walliams will play at the Nuffield Southampton Theatres from the 28th November until the 6th January before touring.  One-day factory worker Len Spud invents a new loo roll “Bum Fresh – wet on one side, dry on the other”. The wiping-wonder is an instant hit. Len,… Read More

NEWS: Murder for Two to Return to The Other Palace

It has been confirmed that following its European premiere  at The Watermill Theatre and The Other Palace in 2017, Murder for Two will return to London from the 12th December.  Directed by Luke Sheppard (In the Heights), Murder for Two will return to The Other Palace for a five week limited season following a UK tour… Read More

Review Round Up: The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole the Musical, Menier Chocolate Factory

This new musical is based on the beloved novel by Sue Townsend is now playing at the Menier Chocolate Factory – but what have critics been saying about it?  Set in 1980s Leicester, we follow the daily dramas and misadventures of Adrian’s adolescent life. With dysfunctional parents, ungrateful elders, a growing debt to school bully… Read More

Review Round Up: Working, Southwark Playhouse

Luke Sheppard directs this European premiere production at the Southwark Playhouse. Here is what critics have had to say about it:  WhatsOnStage: *** “the entire show is full of energy and never less than engaging.” The Stage: **** “The powerful achievement of Working is to tell ordinary stories in an extraordinary way.” The Times: ***… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals of… Working, Southwark Playhouse

This European premiere production directed by Luke Sheppard arrives at the Southwark Playhouse from the 2nd June. Here is a glimpse of what has been happening in rehearsals… This highly original and universal portrait of the American workday is told from the perspective of those that the world so often overlooks – the schoolteacher, the housewife,… Read More

PREVIEW: The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 ¾: The Musical, Menier Chocolate Factory

Sue Townsend’s book The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 ¾ will head to the London stage as a musical from the 14th July.  Luke Sheppard’s production will make its London debut following its run at the Leicester Curve in 2015. Set in 1980s Leicester, we follow the daily dramas and misadventures of Adrian’s adolescent… Read More

NEWS: Final Casting Announced for Working at Southwark Playhouse

The final members of the cast for the European premiere production of Working at the Southwark Playhouse have been confirmed.  Completing the cast for the European premiere of Working will be six performers who will be making their professional debut in the production. They are: Patrick Coulter (Bird College of Dance), Nicola Espallardo (Guildford School of… Read More