NEWS: Cast Changes from Today for Death Takes a Holiday

As Chris Peluso departs the production to join the UK tour of Funny Girl, producers have confirmed two cast changes for the remainder of the run.  From today (13th February) it has been confirmed that Death will now be played by James Gant taking over the role from Chris Peluso, while Ken Christiansen will play… Read More

Review Round Up: Death Takes a Holiday, Charing Cross Theatre

Thom Southerland’s latest musical production starring Zoe Doano and Chris Peluso is now playing at the Charing Cross Theatre. But what have critics been saying about it?  A Younger Theatre: “A brilliant idea, though not quite fully brought to life, but one that takes a traditional type of story and creates a musical that does… Read More

REVIEW: Death Takes a Holiday, Charing Cross Theatre

The latest musical to be directed by Thom Southerland at the Charing Cross Theatre is a eerie and gothic production that brings to mind The Phantom of the Opera.  Maury Yeston’s gorgeous score takes centre stage in Thom Southerland’s atmospheric and tender production, perfectly captured by the gorgeous vocals provided by Chris Peluso and Zoe… Read More

NEWS: Production Images Released Ahead of European Premiere of Death Takes a Holiday

New production images have been released for new musical Death Takes a Holiday, ahead of the production’s opening night on the 23rd January.  The third musical to be presented at the Charing Cross Theatre directed by Thom Southerland, following the critically acclaimed productions of Titanic and Ragtime. Starring Mark Inscoe, Zoë Doano and  Chris Pelulso, Death Takes… Read More

NEWS: Cast Change Announced for Death Takes a Holiday

It has been announced that Maxwell Caulfield has withdrawn from the European premiere of the musical due to unforeseen circumstances.  Producers have confirmed that the role of Duke Vittorio Lamberti will now be played by Mark Inscoe. The actor played Hugh Dorsey in Thom Southerland’s acclaimed production of Parade at Southwark Playhouse. His many musical theatre credits include… Read More

NEWS: Sneak Peek of Cast and Creative Team Working on Death Takes a Holiday

Playing at the Charing Cross Theatre from the 16th January, the cast and creative team are now well into  rehearsals for the production, directed by Thom Southerland. Have a glimpse of the work they have been doing so far in this video: Maxwell Caulfield, Zoe Doano and Chris Peluso lead the cast of Thom Southerland’s… Read More

NEWS: Charing Cross Theatre to Present World Premiere of The Braille Legacy

The new musical is inspired by the story of Louis Braille and will run at the theatre from the 10th April and run until the 24th June 2017.  This world premiere production will be directed by Charing Cross Theatre’s Artistic Director Thom Southerland and star Olivier Award nominee Jérôme Pradon. The Braille Legacy features an original… Read More

First Glimpse of…. Death Takes a Holiday

The first song and video for the European premiere of Death Takes a Holiday which plays at the Charing Cross Theatre from the 16th January has been released.  The song More and More is performed in the above video by Chris Peluso and Zoe Doano, who along with Maxwell Caulfield head the cast for Thom… Read More

NEWS: Maxwell Caulfield, Zoë Doano and Chris Peluso to Star in Death Takes a Holiday

Casting for the European premiere of Death Takes a Holiday has been confirmed. The production will open for previews at the Charing Cross Theatre from the 16th January 2017.  Thom Southerland will direct Maxwell Caulfield, Chris Peluso and Zoe Doano in the third musical production and European premiere of Death Takes a Holiday. In Northern… Read More

REVIEW: State Fair, London Musical Theatre Orchestra, Cadogan Hall

The London Musical Theatre Orchestra make the Rodgers and Hammerstein score fly with the help of a strong leading cast.  It seems to be the year for reviving Rodgers and Hammerstein’s work. Earlier this year audiences were treated to their forgotten show Allegro at the Southwark Playhouse and now the London Musical Theatre Orchestra have… Read More