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STRICTLY COME DANCING's Robin Windsor Hangs Up His Dancing Shoes Photo STRICTLY COME DANCING's Robin Windsor Hangs Up His Dancing Shoes
by Stephi Wild - Nov 9, 2018

Robin Windsor, one of BBC Strictly Come Dancing's favourite professionals, is to perform in his last ever production in London's West End.

Photo Flash: Inside Opening Night of Jim Steinman's BAT OUT OF HELL
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2017

Jim Steinman's Bat Out of Hell - The Musical is a romantic adventure about rebellious youth and passionate love, set against the backdrop of a post-cataclysmic city adrift from the mainland. Strat, the forever young leader of The Lost, has fallen for Raven, daughter of Falco, the tyrannical, ruler of Obsidian. The show made its world premiere last night at the London Coliseum. Take a look at photos from opening night below!

Photo Flash: Amber Riley, Billie Piper & More On 2017 Olivier Awards Red Carpet
by Marianka Swain - Apr 10, 2017

Last night was the 2017 Olivier Awards at London's Royal Albert Hall. Big winners included Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Groundhog Day and Amber Riley for Dreamgirls - find a full list here.

Photo Flash: Amber Riley, Billie Piper & More At WhatsOnStage Awards
by Marianka Swain - Feb 20, 2017

Last night, winners were announced at London's Prince of Wales Theatre for the 17th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards, celebrating the best of the UK's theatre over the past year, as voted for by the audience.

Photo Flash: BEAUTIFUL THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL Celebrates Second Birthday in the West End
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2017

Last night (9 February 2016) was Carole King's birthday and at the Aldwych Theatre the Olivier, Tony and Grammy award-winningBeautiful - The Carole King Musical celebrated its second birthday in the West End. 

Photo Flash: STRICTLY Stars At West End Premiere of THE LAST TANGO
by Marianka Swain - Sep 29, 2016

The Strictly Come Dancing stars were out in force for the West End opening of Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace's stage show The Last Tango at Phoenix Theatre. Former judge Arlene Phillips, current competitor Laura Whitmore, pro dancers Giovanni Pernice, Neil Jones, Katya Jones and Chloe Hewitt, It Takes Two commentator Karen Hardy, and former competitors Ali Bastian and Jimi Mistry, the latter now married to Cacace, all attended the show, which blends Argentine tango with ballroom and Latin styles.

Photo Flash: First Look at 8th Anniversary Gala Night of JERSEY BOYS
by Christina Mancuso - Apr 13, 2016

On Tuesday 12 April, the cast of JERSEY BOYS celebrated its 8th anniversary in London with a Gala Night.  BroadwayWorld brings you a first look at the event below!

Photo Flash: McQUEEN, Starring Stephen Wight and Dianna Agron, Celebrates Opening Night at the St. James
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2015

This Tuesday 19 and Wednesday 20 May, James Phillips's McQUEEN celebrated press night performances and after parties at St. James Theatre. Principal cast members Stephen Wight, Dianna Agron, Tracy-Ann Oberman, David Shaw-Parker and Laura Rees were joined by a host of special guests including the family of the great Alexander McQueen. Scroll down for photos from the festivities!

Sheffield Theatres Announce Autumn Shows Including CHICAGO, JOSEPH, LADYKILLERS, WOMAN IN BLACK, LITTLE VOICE & Much More
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2012

Sheffield Theatres today unveiled its season of touring productions coming to the venue this Autumn. Tickets go on sale to the public from 10.00am on Saturday 23 June.

Sheffield Theatres Announce Autumn Shows Including CHICAGO, JOSEPH, LADYKILLERS, WOMAN IN BLACK, LITTLE VOICE & Much More
by James T Harding - Jun 11, 2012

Sheffield Theatres today unveiled its season of touring productions coming to the venue this Autumn. Tickets go on sale to the public from 10.00am on Saturday 23 June.

Dates Set for CHICAGO Tour; Bastian, Booth, Dorgu to Star
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2012

David Ian in Association with Barry and Fran Weissler Presents the UK National Tour of Chicago opening at the Bradford Alhambra Theatre on Friday, Feburary 10, 2012.

Dates Set for CHICAGO Tour; Bastian, Booth, Dorgu to Star
by BWW News Desk - Nov 24, 2011

David Ian in Association with Barry and Fran Weissler Presents the UK National Tour of Chicago opening at the Bradford Alhambra Theatre on Friday, Feburary 10, 2012.

Steele, Duncan And Bastian Star In UK Tour Of VERDICT, Stars Jan 11
by Carrie Dunn - Dec 21, 2010

DAWN STEELE leads an all-star cast in the Agatha Christie Theatre Company's new production of the compelling drama VERDICT, which opens at the Theatre Royal Windsor on Tuesday 11 January 2011 before embarking on a national tour.

Shaftesbury Theatre Presents BURN THE FLOOR, 7/21-9/4
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2010

BURN THE FLOOR, the international touring ballroom dance show that originated in London, will return this summer for a limited West End season at the Shaftesbury Theatre, beginning performances July 21 (prior to an official opening July 26) for a run through Sept. 4. The West End production features special guest stars Brian Fortuna & Ali Bastian.

Peter Grey Terhune Joins Forces with BURN THE FLOOR for West End Run, Beginning 7/21
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2010

Burn the Floor, the international touring ballroom dance show that originated in London, will return this summer for a limited West End season at the Shaftesbury Theatre, beginning performances July 21 (prior to an official opening July 26) for a run through Sept. 4. The show recently played Broadway's Longacre Theater for a successful extended run in 2009-2010.

BURN THE FLOOR Welcomes Kmetoni, Manrara in the West End this Summer
by Mary Hanrahan - Jun 9, 2010

Robbie Kmetoni and Janetta Manrara are set to join the West End cast of Burn The Floor. Kmetoni was the winner on the Australian incarnation of 'So You Think You Can Dance,' and Manrara placed in the Top Ten of the American version.

Peter Grey Terhune Joins Forces with BURN THE FLOOR for West End Run, Beginning 7/21
by Jeff Dennhardt - Apr 24, 2010

Burn the Floor, the international touring ballroom dance show that originated in London, will return this summer for a limited West End season at the Shaftesbury Theatre, beginning performances July 21 (prior to an official opening July 26) for a run through Sept. 4. The show recently played Broadway's Longacre Theater for a successful extended run in 2009-2010.

'Strictly Come Dancing's' Fortuna & Bastian Set for U.K.'s BURN THE FLOOR
by Samantha Jacobsen - Apr 19, 2010

International dance hit BURN THE FLOOR is set to take the West End stage this summer after an extended Broadway run last year. Brian Fortuna and Ali Bastian of the UK's Strictly Come Dancing will be featured in the West End production of the show, which will run from July 21st through September 4th.

Tix Now On Sale For BURN THE FLOOR At Shaftesbury Theatre, Runs July 21- Sept 4
by Gabrielle Sierra - Apr 19, 2010

Years before Strictly Come Dancing and So You Think You Can Dance turned ballroom dancing into must-see TV, one sizzling show was setting stages ablaze around the globe. BURN THE FLOOR, the electrifying Latin and Ballroom dance spectacular that has thrilled audiences in more than 30 countries, brings the fire and passion of their live performance to the Shaftesbury Theatre in London's West End from Wednesday 21st July to Saturday 4th September 2010.