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BWW Reviews: NOEL COWARD'S ACE OF CLUBS, Union Theatre, May 9 2014
by Gary Naylor - May 10, 2014

Gary Naylor sees one of Sir Noel Coward's less performed works staged in exactly the right venue for its mix of light comedy, gentle suspense and tremendously witty songs. (more...)

The Union Theatre Presents Noel Coward's ACE OF CLUBS, Now thru May 31
by BWW News Desk - May 07, 2014

The Union Theatre is transforming into a 1940s nightclub for its revival of the classic Noel Coward musical, 'Ace of Clubs' from May 7th until May 31st. A romantic throwback to another era, the story involves strapping sailors, gangland thugs, a stolen necklace, star-crossed lovers and sharp-tongued chorus girls, all taking place in a Soho nightclub in 1949. (more...)

West End Stars to Sing Disney Songs for Hospital, Includes Khadime, Atherton, Jack, and More, May 18
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2014

Stars of the West End come together for an evening called 'When you Wish Upon A Star' in which they will sing your Disney Favourites for Great Ormond Street Hospital on 18th May 2014. (more...)

Atherton, Jack, Khadime, Lonsdale and More In GIGGIN4GOOD: WHEN YOU WISH UPON A STAR, May 18
by Robert Gould - Apr 16, 2014

BWW:UK reports on the upcoming charity concert to raise money for Great Ormond Street Children's Hospital - 'Giggin4Good: When You Wish Upon A Star - The West End Meets Disney' (more...)

The Union Theatre Presents Noel Coward's ACE OF CLUBS, May 7-31
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2014

The Union Theatre is transforming into a 1940s nightclub for its revival of the classic Noel Coward musical, 'Ace of Clubs' from May 7th until May 31st. A romantic throwback to another era, the story involves strapping sailors, gangland thugs, a stolen necklace, star-crossed lovers and sharp-tongued chorus girls, all taking place in a Soho nightclub in 1949. (more...)

Wood, Price, Davies and More To Perform in RUN, FAT BOY, RUN Charity Concert, March 16
by Robert Gould - Feb 26, 2014

Robert Gould reports on actor/singer Andrew Bateup's charity concert Run, Fat Boy, Run at the Actors' Church, Covent Garden as part of his fundraising for Scope UK in conjunction with his participation in the 2014 Virgin London Marathon. (more...)

'A Very West End Christmas' EP Now Available
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2013

The EP is available on iTunes for 3.95* and proceeds are going to CRY UK, Great Ormond Street Hospital and The Band Aid Charitable Trust. The direct link to download the EP is: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/a-very-west-end-christmas-ep/id738570036 (more...)

Jerry Mitchell to Direct London Reading of BUT I'M A CHEERLEADER: THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Dec 04, 2013

But I'm a Cheerleader: The Musical, with book and lyrics by Bill Augustin and music by Andrew Abrams, based on the 1999 Lionsgate cult motion picture, will receive its first London presentation in the form of an exploratory reading on Friday 6 December 2013 directed by Jerry Mitchell, it was announced today. (more...)

Waddingham Leads Cast In BUT I'M A CHEERLEADER Reading, Directed By Jerry Mitchell
by BWW News Desk - Dec 04, 2013

But I'm a Cheerleader: The Musical, with book and lyrics by Bill Augustin and music by Andrew Abrams, based on the 1999 Lionsgate cult motion picture, will receive its first London presentation in the form of an exploratory reading on Friday 6 December 2013 directed by Jerry Mitchell, it was announced today. (more...)

Cynthia Erivo, Simon Bowman, Sophie Louise Dann & More Join Together for Charity EP: A VERY WEST END CHRISTMAS
by Courtnie Mele - Nov 14, 2013

In a project of unprecedented scale, co-producers Darren Bell and Kris Rawlinson brought together almost fifty stars of musical theatre, after two months of planning, to record an album of Christmas songs for charity; 'A Very West End Christmas'. The proceeds will be split between equally between Giggin' For Good, which raises money for Great Ormond Street Hospital, West End Fests, which raises money for CRY UK and TheBand Aid Charitable Trust. (more...)

Pilkington And Tucker Head Cast Of GIGGIN4GOOD: A CHRISTMAS CRACKER, Union Theatre, Dec 8
by Robert Gould - Nov 13, 2013

A white Christmas will be viewed with a tint of green at the Union Theatre on Sunday December 8 when Giggin4Good - A Christmas Cracker will be headlined by Wicked alumni Dianne Pilkington and Rachel Tucker. (more...)

BWW:UK Awards 2013: 24 Hours Left To Vote! CHARLIE, ONCE, MORMON, LES MIS All Lead!
by Carrie Dunn - Nov 07, 2013

It's still tight at the top of all the BWW:UK 2013 Award categories! Your votes can still make a difference as The Book of Mormon, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and Once all battle it out for the musical theatre prizes. (more...)

BWW:UK Awards 2013: Countdown To Close Of Voting - MORMON, CHARLIE, ONCE, LES MIS All Lead!
by Carrie Dunn - Nov 03, 2013

Voting closes on Friday for this year's BWW:UK Awards! The Book Of Mormon, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and Once all look set to win for the musicals - and Hadley Fraser may pick up a special double award for his performances in a musical and a play. (more...)

BWW:UK Awards 2013: Latest Standings As MORMON, A CHORUS LINE, LES MIS Lead!
by Carrie Dunn - Oct 27, 2013

The Book of Mormon is leading in many of the New Musical categories - but Once and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is running it close! (more...)

BWW:UK Awards 2013: Latest Standings As ONCE, CHARLIE, MORMON Lead!
by Carrie Dunn - Oct 18, 2013

Big West End showstoppers Once, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and The Book of Mormon are leading the way, with the competition just as tight for the fringe categories - Chichester's The Pajama Game and Southwark Playhouse's Titanic are also garnering the votes at the moment. (more...)

48-Hour Update! MORMON, ONCE, CHARLIE All Leading Categories!
by Carrie Dunn - Oct 11, 2013

Voting opened this week for the 2013 BWW:UK Awards - and we've already had a record number of votes in! (more...)

Gary Wood, Tori Allen-Martin and More Set for Parallel Productions & West End Switched Off Launch Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 04, 2013

The full, star-studded line-up for the official Gala Launch of Parallel Productions and West End Switched Off has now been revealed! Jordan Lee Davies, Jeremy Legat, Sabrina Aloueche and Ambra Caserotti will lead the cast. (more...)

Gary Wood, Tori Allen-Martin and More Join Parallel Productions & West End Switched Off Launch, Sept 4
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2013

The full, star-studded line-up for the official Gala Launch of Parallel Productions and West End Switched Off has now been revealed! Jordan Lee Davies, Jeremy Legat, Sabrina Aloueche and Ambra Caserotti will lead the cast. (more...)

Hamilton Barritt, Price, Pitt-Pulford & More Giggin4Good, Actors' Church, Covent Garden, Aug 25
by Robert Gould - Aug 18, 2013

Robert Gould reports on the fourth Giggin4Good charity concert at the Actors' Church on August 25. (more...)

BWW Reviews: A CHORUS LINE, London Palladium, February 19 2013
by Alice Chappell - Feb 20, 2013

A Chorus Line hasn't been performed in the West End since the original London production closed in 1979, making its first revival one of 2013's most anticipated theatrical events. (more...)

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