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Bio:
Alexandra Burke is truly one of the UK’s most distinguishable powerhouse voices, having sold over 5 million records in the UK and clocked-up over 150 million streams. Alexandra’s three studio albums Overcome (2009), Heartbreak On Hold (2012) and The Truth Is (2018) have spawned smash hit ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Alexandra Burke is truly one of the UK’s most distinguishable powerhouse voices, having sold over 5 million records in the UK and clocked-up over 150 million streams. Alexandra’s three studio albums Overcome (2009), Heartbreak On Hold (2012) and The Truth Is (2018) have spawned smash hit ... (read complete bio)
Alexandra Burke Will Lead THE BODYGUARD At Edinburgh Playhouse Photo Alexandra Burke Will Lead THE BODYGUARD At Edinburgh Playhouse
by Stephi Wild - Nov 7, 2018

Full casting has been announced for the award-winning smash hit musical THE BODYGUARD at the EDINBURGH PLAYHOUSE from TUE 9 - SAT 20 JULY 2019.

Benoit Marechal, Micha Richardson, and More Join Cast of THE BODYGUARD UK Tour Photo Benoit Marechal, Micha Richardson, and More Join Cast of THE BODYGUARD UK Tour
by Julie Musbach - Nov 5, 2018

The full cast for the forthcoming UK and Ireland tour of the award-winning smash hit musical THE BODYGUARD opening at the Theatre Royal Glasgow on Monday 3 December has been announced.

Todrick Hall Will Star As Billy Flynn In CHICAGO at the Phoenix Theatre Photo Todrick Hall Will Star As Billy Flynn In CHICAGO at the Phoenix Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Nov 5, 2018

Star of RuPaul's Drag Race, American Idol and YouTube sensation Todrick Hall will star as Billy Flynn in CHICAGO from 19 November 2018 until the end of the show's run at the Phoenix Theatre on 5 January 2019.

THE BODYGUARD Karaoke Comes to Theatre Royal Photo THE BODYGUARD Karaoke Comes to Theatre Royal
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 23, 2018

Theatre Royal, Glasgow is to host The Bodyguard-themed karaoke during the hit musical's four-week run at the venue this Christmas.

Alexandra Burke And Duncan James Extend Their Runs In CHICAGO Photo Alexandra Burke And Duncan James Extend Their Runs In CHICAGO
by Stephi Wild - Oct 15, 2018

Due to popular demand, Alexandra Burke and Duncan James will extend their runs in CHICAGO at the Phoenix Theatre. Alexandra Burke will play Roxie Hart until 10 November 2018 and Duncan James will play Billy Flynn until 17 November 2018. Laura Tyrer will play Velma Kelly until 20 October followed by Josefina Gabrielle who returns to the role of Velma Kelly from 22 October - 5 January 2019.

Laura Tyrer To Play Velma Kelly In CHICAGO At The Phoenix Theatre Photo Laura Tyrer To Play Velma Kelly In CHICAGO At The Phoenix Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Sep 20, 2018

Laura Tyrer will join the West End cast of CHICAGO at the Phoenix Theatre, playing the role of Velma Kelly from Monday 24 September through to Saturday 6 October 2018. Laura joins Alexandra Burke as Roxie Hart, Duncan James as Billy Flynn, Mazz Murray as Mama Morton and Paul Rider as Amos Hart.

Further Venues Announced For Alexandra Burke In THE BODYGUARD Tour Photo Further Venues Announced For Alexandra Burke In THE BODYGUARD Tour
by Stephi Wild - Sep 19, 2018

Producers, Michael Harrison and David Ian are delighted to announce that Alexandra Burke will play the role of 'Rachel Marron' in the award-winning smash hit musical THE BODYGUARD when it plays the Mayflower Theatre, Southampton (28 May - 8 June 2019), Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham (11 - 22 June 2019), Newcastle Theatre Royal (23 July - 3 August 2019) and Bord Gais Energy Theatre Dublin (7 - 17 August 2019). Full list of all the venues Alexandra Burke will play the role of 'Rachel Marron' are listed below.

Denise Van Outen Will Star As Velma Kelly In CHICAGO in London Photo Denise Van Outen Will Star As Velma Kelly In CHICAGO in London
by Stephi Wild - Sep 1, 2018

Star of stage and screen Denise Van Outen will join the West End cast of CHICAGO at the Phoenix Theatre, playing the role of Velma Kelly from Monday 24 September through to Saturday 17 November 2018. Denise will join Alexandra Burke as Roxie Hart, Duncan James as Billy Flynn, Mazz Murray as Mama Morton and Paul Rider as Amos Hart.

Denise Van Outen Returns To CHICAGO! Photo Denise Van Outen Returns To CHICAGO!
by Marianka Swain - Sep 1, 2018

Portfolio Masterclasses To Return with Julie Atherton, Cassidy Janson, Oliver Savile, Photo Portfolio Masterclasses To Return with Julie Atherton, Cassidy Janson, Oliver Savile, Danielle Tarento
by Marianka Swain - Aug 31, 2018

BWW Interview: Alexandra Burke Talks CHICAGO at Phoenix Theatre Photo BWW Interview: Alexandra Burke Talks CHICAGO at Phoenix Theatre
by Nicole Ackman - Aug 24, 2018

Alexandra Burke is a singer, songwriter and actress who shot to fame in 2008 after winning The X Factor. In addition to releasing three albums, she has been seen in the UK tour of Sister Act and recently in the London Coliseum production of Chess. Burke has just joined the cast of Chicago, in which she will be portraying Roxie until 14 October. After that, she returns to the role of Rachel Marron in The Bodyguard, a role she previously played in London and on tour.

Duncan James Joins London Cast Of CHICAGO as Billy Flynn Photo Duncan James Joins London Cast Of CHICAGO as Billy Flynn
by Stephi Wild - Aug 23, 2018

From Monday 10 September 2018, Duncan James will join the West End cast of CHICAGO at the Phoenix Theatre, playing the role of Billy Flynn, a role he originally played in 2008. He will join Alexandra Burke as Roxie Hart, Josefina Gabrielle as Velma Kelly, Mazz Murray as Mama Morton and Paul Rider as Amos Hart.

Photo Flash: Joanne Clifton & Ben Adams Star In FLASHDANCE At The Belgrade Photo Photo Flash: Joanne Clifton & Ben Adams Star In FLASHDANCE At The Belgrade
by Julie Musbach - Aug 8, 2018

Get ready to dance to the hits like you've never danced before when Flashdance the Musical comes to the Belgrade Theatre this September. Back on UK stages for the first time since 2011, this brand new touring production marks the 10th anniversary of the show's world premiere in 2008, with Strictly Come Dancing winner Joanne Clifton and A1 singer Ben Adams leading an outstanding cast.

Alexandra Burke Returns To Starring Role Of Rachel Marron In UK Tour Of THE BODYGUARD Photo Alexandra Burke Returns To Starring Role Of Rachel Marron In UK Tour Of THE BODYGUARD
by Stephi Wild - Aug 7, 2018

Producers, Michael Harrison and David Ian are delighted to announce that Alexandra Burke will return to the starring role of 'Rachel Marron' in the forthcoming tour of the international smash hit production of the award-winning musical THE BODYGUARD opening at Glasgow Theatre Royal on Monday 3 December 2018 where it plays until Saturday 29 December 2018 before visiting Hull New Theatre(8 - 19 January 2019), Southend Cliff's Pavilion (22 January - 2 February 2019), Grand Opera House Belfast (6 - 16 February 2019) Liverpool Empire (26 February - 9 March 2019), Milton Keynes Theatre (12 - 23 March 2019), Bristol Hippodrome (26 March - 6 April 2019), Wales Millennium Centre Cardiff (16 - 27 April 2019), Norwich Theatre Royal (30 April - 11 May 2019) and Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury (14 - 25 May 2019).

Photo Flash: First Look at Alexandra Burke as Roxie Hart Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Alexandra Burke as Roxie Hart
by Julie Musbach - Aug 6, 2018

Alexandra Burke joins the West End cast of CHICAGO at the Phoenix Theatre, playing the role of Roxie Hart from Monday 13 August through to Saturday 14 October 2018. Get a first look below!

Alexandra Burke Joins West End Cast Of CHICAGO Photo Alexandra Burke Joins West End Cast Of CHICAGO
by Stephi Wild - Jul 24, 2018

Alexandra Burke will join the West End cast of CHICAGO at the Phoenix Theatre, playing the role of Roxie Hart from Monday 13 August through to Saturday 14 October 2018. She will join Martin Kemp as Billy Flynn, Mazz Murray as Mama Morton, Josefina Gabrielle as Velma Kelly and Paul Rider as Amos Hart. Martin Kemp will be staying in the London production of CHICAGO until 1 September 2018.

Sony/ATV Signs Acts including Bob Marley and Leonard Cohen for Neighbouring Rights Photo Sony/ATV Signs Acts including Bob Marley and Leonard Cohen for Neighbouring Rights
by Macon Prickett - Jun 27, 2018

Sony/ATV Music Publishing has signed two music legends to its Neighbouring Rights division with deals to represent the prestigious and extensive recording catalogues of Bob Marley and Leonard Cohen.

CHESS Enters Final Two Weeks at the Coliseum Photo CHESS Enters Final Two Weeks at the Coliseum
by Julie Musbach - May 21, 2018

The epic musical love story CHESS starring Michael Ball as Anatoly, Alexandra Burke as Svetlana, Cedric Neal as The Arbiter, Tim Howar asFreddie, Cassidy Janson as Florence and Phillip Browne as Molokov has just two weeks remaining of its limited West End season which must end on 2 June 2018.

Review Roundup: What Did The Critics Think Of The Michael Ball and Alexandra Burke-Le Photo Review Roundup: What Did The Critics Think Of The Michael Ball and Alexandra Burke-Led CHESS in London?
by Alan Henry - May 2, 2018

The epic musical love story Chess starring Michael Ball as Anatoly, Alexandra Burke as Svetlana, Cedric Neal as The Arbiter, Tim Howar as Freddie, Cassidy Janson as Florence and Phillip Browne as officially opened last night, 1 May 2018, for a strictly limited 5 week season.

BWW TV: The Cast Discuss The Opening Night Of CHESS! Photo BWW TV: The Cast Discuss The Opening Night Of CHESS!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 2, 2018

The first West End production of Chess since 1986 stars Michael Ball as Anatoly, Alexandra Burke as Svetlana, Cedric Neal as The Arbiter, Tim Howar as Freddie, Cassidy Janson as Florence and Phillip Browne as Molokov. This epic musical love story had its press night last night and is now playing at the London Coliseum for a strictly limited season. Watch a video from the opening night party below!

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