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Cast Announced For TORN And FATHER COMES HOME FROM THE WARS (PARTS 1, 2 & 3) At The Royal Court
August 5, 2016

TORN and FATHER COMES HOME FROM THE WARS (PARTS 1, 2 & 3)will play at the Royal Court Theatre in September 2016. Torn explores a family broken by secrets and the scars left of things left unsaid. Father Comes Home From The Wars (Parts 1, 2 & 3)tackles the legacy of slavery in the US and its influence on the African-American experience.

Official: 42ND STREET To Open At Theatre Royal Drury Lane In March 2017
August 5, 2016

42nd STREET, the quintessential backstage musical comedy classic, is to play the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane from Monday 20 March 2017, with a press night on Tuesday 4 April 2017 at 7:00pm. Tickets go on-sale today, Friday 5th August.

Noel Coward's HOME CHAT To Have Its First UK Production In 90 Years
August 5, 2016

'I am shirking off the chains that have shackled me for so long - I have suddenly come to realise that I am a woman - a living, passionate, pulsating woman - it never occurred to me before.'

Acclaimed Play PLASTIC FIGURINES Comes To New Diorama Theatre
August 4, 2016

Celebrating a decade of new play making,Box of Tricksis thrilled to announce the transfer of Ella Carmen Greenhill's movingly funny and touching playPLASTIC FIGURINEStoNew Diorama Theatrein London from27 September - 22 October 2016. Following a critically-acclaimed national tour last Spring,Plastic Figurinesplays at the New Diorama for a four-week run.


August 4, 2016

Shoreditch Town Hall announces today that it has received a Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) Sharing Heritage grant to supportMore Light, More Power: 150 Years of Shoreditch Town Hall, a project to celebrate the building's 150thanniversary.

PRIDE AND PREJUDICE To Tour The UK
August 4, 2016

Following sold out successes in 2014, this highly praised and enchanting retelling of the nation'sfavourite novel now embarks on its second UK tour. Pride and Prejudice is a must for all Austenfans and those looking for a fresh and surprising new piece of theatre.

Scarabeus Aerial Theatre To Tour The UK
August 4, 2016

SCARABEUS AERIAL THEATREhas been producing enthralling site-specific aerial and abseiling productions since the company was co-founded in 1988 by Daniela Essart andSoren Nielsen.This autumn the company's new show,'DEPTHS OF MY MIND'takes the company into new and daring physical theatre territory and will premiere atThe BRIT School for Performing Arts and Technology in Croydon on September 23rd.

Major Research Project Launched For The Performing Arts Industry
August 4, 2016

UK Theatre and Society of London Theatre (SOLT) have commissioned Nordicity (a specialist creative industries research consultancy), working with Alistair Smith (Editor of The Stage) to carry out a major research project into the current and future training needs of the UK's world leading theatre and performing arts sector.

Born Mad Return To London To Present SISTER At Ovalhouse
August 3, 2016

Mira was separated from her sisters for 15 years during the Algerian civil war. Jessica and Annabel used to tell each other everything. And Tara? Well, she's a bit of a pyromaniac...

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal With The UK Tour Of NIGHT MUST FALL
August 3, 2016

The Original Theatre Company and Salisbury Playhouse in association with Eastbourne Theatres will present the national tour of Emlyn Williams's psychological thriller, NIGHT MUST FALL, directed by Luke Sheppard and starring Gwen Taylor as Mrs Bramson, Daragh O'Malley as Inspector Belsize, Niamh McGrady as Olivia and Will Featherstone as Dan. The tour will begin at Devonshire Park Theatre in Eastbourne on 19 August, with a National press night on Wednesday 7 September at Salisbury Playhouse.

Wilton's Music Hall Presents Powerful Musical FLOYD COLLINS
August 3, 2016

The extraordinary tale of cave explorer Floyd Collins is brought to life in the atmospheric surroundings of East End gem Wilton's Music Hall for a limited four week run.

Charlotte Wakefield And Jos Vantyler Join The UK Tour Of CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG
August 3, 2016

Music & Lyrics and West Yorkshire Playhouse are delighted to announce Charlotte Wakefield in the role of Truly Scrumptious and Jos Vantyler in the role of the Childcatcher in the much-loved Sherman Brothers musical CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG, when the production arrives in Edinburgh this October. The tour continues until 4 February 2017.

The Regent Theatre and New Vic Theatre Join Forces for Chernobyl Children
August 2, 2016

OnFriday 5thAugust 2016 The Regent TheatreandNew Vic Theatrewill be working together to create a special day for young people on a recuperative holiday from Chernobyl.

THE SOLID GOLD ROCK N ROLL SHOW Comes to Wolverhampton Grand Theatre
August 2, 2016

As if time stood still; four of the original dreamboats are back! Over 50 years since the original British rock n rollers hit the airwaves, Marty Wilde, Eden Kane, Mike Berry and Mark Wynter return for headline billing forTHE SOLID GOLD ROCK N ROLL SHOWat Wolverhampton Grand Theatre onThursday 24 November.

Jermyn Street Theatre Announces Autumn Season of Work by Classic Writers
August 2, 2016

Comprising works by two luminaries of twentieth century literature, a giant of European Theatre and one of the great English novelists, the season kicks off with Winnie The Pooh creator, A A Milne's 1921 theatrical work The Dover Road, which runs from September 6 to October 1 and is directed by Nichola McAuliffe. The Dover Road, which was first performed in 1921, is a light- hearted comedy set in a mysterious house just off the Dover Road, inhabited by the enigmatic Mr Latimer. Two runaway couples find themselves enjoying the hospitality of a complete stranger, who seems to have an underlying purpose of his own...

Girls Aloud Singer Sarah Harding to Star in UK Tour of GHOST THE MUSICAL
August 2, 2016

Singer and actress Sarah Harding will make her stage debut this autumn in Bill Kenwright's new production of the timeless story of love, despair and hope: GHOST - THE MUSICAL. She will star as 'Molly' opposite Andy Moss, best known for starring as 'Rhys Ashworth' in Channel 4's Hollyoaks, as 'Sam'.

Last Chance To See SHOW BOAT Before It Sails Out Of The West End
August 1, 2016

This limited season ofDaniel Evans'five star Sheffield Crucible production ofSHOW BOATtoday commences its final four weeks, playing its last West End performance at the New London Theatreon Saturdayon27 August 2016.

KIDS WEEK Begins Today And Extends Booking To 7 September 2016
August 1, 2016

The annual London theatre initiative KIDS WEEK began today and announced it would be extending until 7 September 2016 to mark the end of school summer holidays. With over 55,000 tickets available, you can book free tickets for London's biggest shows including, The Railway Children, Jersey Boys and Wicked.

Matthew Kelly To Star In PRIDE AND PREJUDICE At Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
August 1, 2016

Full casting is announced today for Regent's Park Open Air Theatre's acclaimed production of Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice which, after sell-out performances in 2013, returns this year to conclude the 2016 Summer Season ahead of a major UK Tour in September. Opening at the Churchill Theatre, Bromley, the tour will then visit Norwich, Cambridge, Salford, Leicester, Woking, Truro, Birmingham and Richmond, with further dates in 2017. There will be a press night at the Churchill Theatre, Bromley on Thursday 22 September at 7.30pm.


August 1, 2016

On October 16thMISS SAIGON: THE 25THANNIVERSARY PERFORMANCEbrings an all-new spectacular film production of the legendary musical to cinemas around the UK.



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