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[West End, 2022]


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The London Philharmonic Orchestra Reveals 2024/25 London Season

Discover the upcoming 2024/25 season of the London Philharmonic Orchestra. Expect a line-up of world-renowned conductors and soloists, showcasing a diverse repertoire of classical music.

BroadwayWorld's Olivier Awards 2024 Predictions

The 2024 Olivier Awards are fast approaching on April 14. Ahead of one of the most exciting nights in theatreland, our critics – Aliya Al-Hassan, Mica Blackwell, Alexander Cohen, Katie Kirkpatrick, Kat Mokrynski, Gary Naylor, Kerrie Nicholson, Matthew Paluch and Christiana Rose share their thoughts about who and what will triumph on the night, as well as who should twin each category.

THE SMARTEST GIANT IN TOWN Will Embark On Tour and Return to the West End This Christmas

Catch the Fierylight & Little Angel Theatre co-production, THE SMARTEST GIANT IN TOWN, on tour from 08 October 2024 and returning to the West End for Christmas.

Tall Stories Theatre Company Partners With Nimax Theatre For West End Residency

Tall Stories Theatre Company has announced a new residency with Nimax Theatres. Beginning this summer, audiences young and old can enjoy two Tall Stories shows each year in a West End theatre, with tickets priced from just £10.

SUNSET BOULEVARD, PLAZA SUITE, and More Nominated For Olivier Awards; Full List!

The nominations are in for this year's Olivier Awards! Among those nominated are Sunset Boulevard, Plaza Suite, The National Theatre, and many more. Check out the full list of nominations here!

STICK MAN Will Open in London and Salford This Holiday Season

Based on the book by Julia Donaldson with illustrations by Axel Scheffler, this Christmas Stick Man will play simultaneously at  The Lowry Salford 10 December to 5 Jan, and at its new London home, the Bloomsbury Theatre 4 December to 5 Jan.  Tickets for both venues are on sale now.

Family Fun Comes To The Belgrade Coventry This February Half Term With A PIRATE ADVENTURE and THE GRUFFALO'S CHILD

Join us at the Belgrade Coventry this February half term for some family fun! Don't miss 'A PIRATE ADVENTURE' on 9-10 February and 'THE GRUFFALO'S CHILD' on 16-18 February. Exciting shows for the whole family to enjoy!

New Children's Festival Will Take Place at the New Wimbledon Theatre in Summer 2024

New Wimbledon Theatre and Roast Productions will present the first Wimbledon Children's Festival from 30 July – 11 August 2024. Learn more about the initial programming here!

Little Angel Theatre Reveals New Spring and Summer 2024 Season

Three brand new productions offer something for all age ranges at Little Angel Theatre. Learn more about the upcoming lineup here!

Cast Set For the UK Tour of ZOG AND THE FLYING DOCTORS With London Date Announced!

Zog and the Flying Doctors, based on the bestselling sequel by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, will fly into London next summer, playing at Cadogan Hall from 1 – 31 August 2024. Find out who is starring in the cast here!

Rose Theatre Reveals 2024 Christmas Production ROBIN HOOD

Ahead of their production of Peter Pan opening next week, Rose Theatre has announced next year’s Christmas production as Robin Hood, written by 2023 Olivier Award winner Chris Bush and directed by Elin Schofield.

Photos: First Look at Touring Production of CHARLIE COOK'S FAVOURITE BOOK

See the new production shots from the musical adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler's beloved children's book Charlie Cook’s Favourite Book, which is currently on at Little Angel Studios until 4 February 2024 (then touring to over 50 venues across the UK)!

Full Cast Set For THE SMARTEST GIANT IN TOWN at St. Martin's Theatre

Following the announcement earlier this year that Fierylight and Little Angel Theatre's musical adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler's classic story, The Smartest Giant in Town will play on the West End this festive season, casting is now confirmed for this Christmas production. 

Stage Adaptation of THE BADDIES Premieres at The Royal Lyceum Theatre in October 2024

A brand-new stage adaptation of THE BADDIES, Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s smash-hit 2022 story, will have its world premiere at The Royal Lyceum Theatre next year, playing in Edinburgh from 4 – 20 October.

STICK MAN Will Spend Christmas In Northampton This Holiday Season

The venue has recently reopened following a brief temporary closure, after the discovery of RAAC concrete in the foyer. Based on the book by Julia Donaldson with illustrations by Axel Scheffler, Stick Man will play at Royal & Derngate from 7 – 31 December, with a press performance on Saturday 9 December. 

Rose Theatre Reveals Spring 2024 Season

Rose Theatre has announced their Spring 2024 season continuing their commitment to international collaboration and supporting artist development. Learn more about the upcoming show lineup here!

Photos: First Look at Tall Stories' GRUFFALO'S CHILD

All new production photos have been released from Tall Stories' production of Gruffalo’s Child, the enchanting adaptation of the picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler have been released. Check out the photos here!

STRANGER SINGS, SHREK, MY LIFE IN MUSICALS, and More Set For the Belgrade Theatre Coventry's 2024 Season

The Belgrade Theatre Coventry has revealed details of what’s coming up in 2024. Learn more about the full upcoming season lineup here!

THE SMEDS AND THE SMOOS is Now Playing in Singapore

The Smeds and the Smoos is now playing in Singapore. Performances run through 24 September. Learn more about the show and how to get tickets here!


How many shows has Julia Donaldson written?

Julia Donaldson has written 2 shows including Room on the Broom (Author), What the Ladybird Heard (Author).

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