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[West End]
London Production, 2022
Cora Hoover Hooper

[West End]
National Theatre Premiere, 2017
Young Sally

[West End]
Off-West End Revival, 2017



[West End]
West End Revival Production, 2016
Ellie May Chipley [Replacement]

[West End]
West End Original Production, 2014


Original Broadway Production, 1947

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After a series of sold out shows at the Crazy Coqs celebrating Stephen Sondheim, Burt Bacharach and teaming up with Alex Young to celebrate all things wonderful about women, Ellie Nunn is back with an evening of songs and stories and breaking down (perhaps literally) the ups and bottomless pits of a career in theatre


After a sell-out show at New York's 54 Below, multi-award-winning composer and lyricist Eamonn O'Dwyer brings his evening of moving, funny and bittersweet songs to Crazy Coqs.

Milly Willows Wins The Stephen Sondheim Society Student Performer Of The Year 2023 Competition

Milly Willows from Swansea, in her third year at Italia Conti, beat off stiff competition to be named the Stephen Sondheim Society Student Performer of the Year.

Finalists Revealed for the 15th Annual STEPHEN SONDHEIM SOCIETY Student Performer of the Year 2023 Competition

The Stephen Sondheim Society Student Performer of the Year competition – affectionately known as SSSSPOTY – was inaugurated in 2007, and in 2023 returns for its 15th year. The gala final will be held, fittingly, in the Sondheim Theatre, on the afternoon of 11 June 2023.

Cheech & Chong Origin Film in the Works

Todd Lieberman’s Hidden Pictures has acquired the highly anticipated Untitled Cheech & Chong Project. Written by Danya Jiminez (“Ren & Stimpy”) and Hannah McMechan (“Ren & Stimpy”), the project is a never-before-seen look into the origin of the iconic comedy duo. Kristian Mercado (If You Were the Last, Michael Che: Shame the Devil) to direct.

Photos: Go Inside Rehearsals for STANDING AT THE SKY'S EDGE at Sheffield's Crucible Theatre

See rehearsal photos for the musical Standing at the Sky’s Edge, which returns to Sheffield’s Crucible Theatre following its sell-out debut in 2019. The new musical with songs by Sheffield musician Richard Hawley and book by Chris Bush will transfer to the National Theatre’s Olivier in 2023.

Review: BRIGHT STAR at CenterPoint Legacy Theater

What did our critic think of BRIGHT STAR at CenterPoint Legacy Theater?

Christina Fontinelli, Billy Stritch, and More to Play 54 Below Next Week

Next week, 54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. A recipient of the 2022 Tony Awards® Honor for Excellence in the Theatre, 54 Below celebrates Broadway musicals and writers of the past and present, promoting an ongoing engagement with their work.

Photos: First Look at INTO THE WOODS at Theatre Royal Bath

Into The Woods is now playing at Theatre Royal Bath. Check out first look photos here!

Review: INTO THE WOODS, Theatre Royal Bath

A terrifically trippy child's world on speed in a Victorian toy theatre within a theatre, conjured up by inventive 81-year-old Gilliam, and his co-director and choreographer, Leah Hausman.

The Songs Of Eamonn O'Dwyer Comes to 54 Below Next Month

54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents an evening of British composer & lyricist Eamonn O'Dwyer's moving, funny and bittersweet songs.  A multi-award-winning writer, Eamonn's work was last heard in New York at the 33rd Annual Festival of New Musicals in 2021, where his outrageous Fanny & Stella was performed by a host of Broadway stars including Judy Kuhn, Heath Saunders, and Mason Alexander Park, directed by Stephen Brackett.

Sad Girl Summer : A Pop Cabaret Comes to the Phoenix Arts Club Next Month

The Cast has been announced for 'Sad Girl Summer: A Pop Cabaret' at the Phoenix Arts Club on Sunday 7th August at 4.30pm.

Review: ANYTHING GOES, The Barbican

No, no, it isn’t déjà vu: Anything Goes really is back at the Barbican less than a year after it last opened there.

Sonata Piano & Cabaret Lounge Announces First Acts To Perform

International and award-winning artists will perform alongside renowned and emerging local musicians at a new piano and cabaret bar, coming to Manchester this summer.

Desmonda Cathabel Wins The 14th Annual Stephen Sondheim Society Student Performer Of The Year 2022 Competition

Desmonda Cathabel from Jakarta, Indonesia, studying at the Royal Academy of Music, has beaten off stiff competition from 11 other talented young singers to be named the Stephen Sondheim Society Student Performer of the Year.

LET ME SING... AND I'M HAPPY Comes to the Canal Cafe Theatre

New York style Musical Theatre piano bar (open mic) with Nathan Martin at the piano and a roster of West End hosts…Starting Sunday afternoons at The Canal Café Theatre. 

Finalists Announced for Stephen Sondheim Society Student Performer of the Year 2022 Competition

The 12 finalists have been revealed for the Stephen Sondheim Society Student Performer of the Year competition - affectionately known as SSSSPOTY. The gala final of this year’s competition - the first since the passing of legendary composer Stephen Sondheim - will be held, fittingly, in the Sondheim Theatre, on 30 May, 2022.

Cast Announced For INTO THE WOODS at Theatre Royal Bath; Julian Bleach, Audrey Brisson, and More!

The award-winning, experienced West End cast includes Julian Bleach [co-creator of the Olivier Award-winning Shockheaded Peter, The Grinning Man] as Mysterious Man, Audrey Brisson [Olivier nominee for Amélie, Outlander] as Cinderella, Nicola Hughes [Olivier nominee for Fosse and Porgy and Bess] as the Witch, Rhashan Stone [All About Eve at the Noël Coward, Finding Alice] as the Baker, and Alex Young [Follies at the National Theatre, South Pacific] as the Baker's Wife.  

VIDEO: First Look at ANYONE CAN WHISTLE at Southwark Playhouse

Footage has been released from the new London production of Arthur Laurents’ and Stephen Sondheim’s rarely produced 1964 musical ‘Anyone Can Whistle’.

BWW Review: ANYONE CAN WHISTLE, Southwark Playhouse

Stephen Sondheim's and Arthur Laurents 1964 political satire is given a modern spin by director Georgie Rankom in this high-energy production. Let's see what BWW's critic had to say...


Alex Young's next show will be Anyone Can Whistle which opens on 4/5/2022 on West End.

Alex Young has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

Alex Young has appeared on London's West End in 8 shows.

Alex Young's first West End show was I Can't Sing: The X Factor Musical which opened in 2014

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