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Crazy Coqs Will Reopen on 17 May With Shows From Marisha Wallace, Ria Jones, Grace De Photo Crazy Coqs Will Reopen on 17 May With Shows From Marisha Wallace, Ria Jones, Grace Dent, and Paul Potts
by Stephi Wild - Mar 19, 2021

Crazy Coqs, Soho's unique live entertainment venue within the Brasserie Z√©del complex, announces the re-opening of the venue on 17 May 2021 ‚Äď pending further government announcements ‚Äď with a full programme from 17 May ‚Äď 30 June 2021, offering both live shows and simultaneous live streams for audiences who cannot make it to the venue in-person.

BroadwayHD Will Stream GODSPELL 50th Anniversary Concert Starring Ruthie Henshall, Da Photo BroadwayHD Will Stream GODSPELL 50th Anniversary Concert Starring Ruthie Henshall, Darren Day, and More
by Stephi Wild - Dec 21, 2020

BroadwayHD will celebrate the 50th anniversary of Godspell with a stream of the award-winning digital concert that premiered online this summer.

Anderson & Petty to Present A CHRISTMAS WISH Virtual Concert Photo Anderson & Petty to Present A CHRISTMAS WISH Virtual Concert
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 15, 2020

Here is a snippet of some of the amazing artists joining Anderson & Petty present 'A Christmas Wish' a virtual Christmas concert in aid of the theatrical charity Acting for Others streaming worldwide from the 17th to the 20th December. 

Anderson And Petty Announce A CHRISTMAS WISH Virtual Concert In Aid Of Acting For Oth Photo Anderson And Petty Announce A CHRISTMAS WISH Virtual Concert In Aid Of Acting For Others
by Stephi Wild - Nov 27, 2020

Songwriters Anderson & Petty today announce A Christmas Wish, a virtual concert with West End stars from Everybody's Talking About Jamie, SIX: The Musical, Wicked and more, available to stream at select times from 17 December - 20 December 2020. The concert is hosted by Ben Stock and Hilary O'Neil and is in aid of theatrical charity Acting For Others who provide emotional and financial support to theatre workers in times of need through 14 member charities.

SHOWQUEEN Returns with Star-Studded November Line-up Photo SHOWQUEEN Returns with Star-Studded November Line-up
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 22, 2020

After sellout shows across September and October, Showqueen returns for the last time in 2020, with our most star-studded line-up yet.

Darren Day Joins the Cast of GODSPELL at West End Musical Drive In Photo Darren Day Joins the Cast of GODSPELL at West End Musical Drive In
by Stephi Wild - Sep 28, 2020

Darren Day joins the West End Musical Drive in Godspell cast and brings a heavenly offer with him; with 'Drive Out To Help Out' cars are now being sold on a special buy one get one free basis (for this event only) to help raise money for selected charities.

Trevor Ashley's SHOWQUEEN Returns Photo Trevor Ashley's SHOWQUEEN Returns
by Stephi Wild - Sep 20, 2020

After selling out in just two hours, Sydney's most iconic cabaret night returns with a stellar lineup of local talent throughout October. Hosted by the inimitable Trevor Ashley, Showqueen returns socially distant, but still as fabulous as ever. Moving down the road to the Paddo RSL Showroom, we continue with new shows on Sunday 4, 11 and 25 October

GODSPELL 50th Anniversary Concert Comes To The West End Musical Drive In For A Live S Photo GODSPELL 50th Anniversary Concert Comes To The West End Musical Drive In For A Live Screening Spectacular
by Stephi Wild - Sep 15, 2020

Prepare ye the way of Godspell in concert at the West End Musical Drive In! Following the success of the recent 50th anniversary online production, some of the West End's biggest stars will reunite to continue the celebration in an exciting one-off screening with performances from the cast.

BWW Review: GODSPELL 50TH ANNIVERSARY CONCERT, The Hope Mill Theatre Online Photo BWW Review: GODSPELL 50TH ANNIVERSARY CONCERT, The Hope Mill Theatre Online
by Bella Bevan - Aug 28, 2020

West End stars unite for special Godspell 50th Anniversary online concert streaming worldwide for three days only.

Ruthie Henshall, Darren Day, Sam Tutty, and More Will Lead GODSPELL 50th Anniversary  Photo Ruthie Henshall, Darren Day, Sam Tutty, and More Will Lead GODSPELL 50th Anniversary Concert
by Stephi Wild - Jul 6, 2020

West End stars will come together to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Godspell in an exciting online concert experience.

SCHOOL OF ROCK And MURIEL'S WEDDING Among 2019 Sydney Theatre Awards Nominations Photo SCHOOL OF ROCK And MURIEL'S WEDDING Among 2019 Sydney Theatre Awards Nominations
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 11, 2019

Nominations were announced today for the Sydney Theatre Awards for 2019, which will be presented at a gala ceremony on Monday 20 January 2020 at 7pm at the York Theatre, Seymour Centre.

Autumn/Winter Season 2019 At Live At Zédel Announced Photo Autumn/Winter Season 2019 At Live At Zédel Announced
by Stephi Wild - Sep 5, 2019

Live At Zédel, Soho's unique live entertainment concept at Crazy Coqs and Brasserie Zédel, announces their new 2019 autumn/winter season produced in partnership with Fane Productions.

BWW REVIEW: The Inaugural SYDNEY CABARET FESTIVAL Opens In Style With An ALL STAR GAL Photo BWW REVIEW: The Inaugural SYDNEY CABARET FESTIVAL Opens In Style With An ALL STAR GALA
by Jade Kops - Jul 7, 2019

Sydney Cabaret Festival Artistic Director Trevor Ashley opened the inaugural SYDNEY CABARET FESTIVAL with a delightful amuse-bouche of performances at the ALL STAR GALA. 

Toni Lamond and More Join The Sydney Cabaret Festival Line Up Photo Toni Lamond and More Join The Sydney Cabaret Festival Line Up
by Stephi Wild - May 28, 2019

Sydney Cabaret Festival Director Trevor Ashley today announced that Australian Showbiz royalty Toni Lamond will emerge from retirement to perform at a special closing night Showqueen event at the Festival, alongside performances from many of the international Festival guests. Tickets to this one-night only special event, hosted by Trevor Ashley, are on sale from tomorrow at www.sydneycabaretfest.com.au

Sydney Cabaret Festival Announced For This Winter Photo Sydney Cabaret Festival Announced For This Winter
by Stephi Wild - Mar 12, 2019

July this year will herald the inaugural Sydney Cabaret Festival, celebrating both international and Australian cabaret stars. Tickets will go on sale from 18 March.

Qdos Entertainment Sets 2015-16 Panto Season
by Tyler Peterson - Oct 28, 2015

Stars of theatre and screen take to the stage next month for this year's gilt-edged line-up of Qdos Entertainment pantomimes, 24 of which will come to life across the UK this winter.

West End Stars to Celebrate Stephen Sondheim's 85th Birthday
by Tyler Peterson - Aug 13, 2015

A star-studded West End cast of over 50 principals, a 40-piece orchestra led by Gareth Valentine and an ensemble of more than 50, including a chorus from ArtsEd Musical Theatre, will celebrate the songs and shows of Stephen Sondheim in HEY, OLD FRIENDS! An 85th Birthday Tribute to Stephen Sondheim, at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane on Sunday 25 October.

Carly Anderson & Samuel Edwards to Lead UK Premiere of XANADU at Southwark Playhouse
by Tyler Peterson - Aug 12, 2015

Casting is announced today for the UK Premiere of the smash-hit Broadway musical comedy Xanadu.

BWW Reviews: THE THREE LITTLE PIGS, Palace Theatre, August 6 2015
by Carrie Dunn - Aug 7, 2015

I was invited to the exciting West End launch of Stiles and Drewe's latest, The Three Little Pigs - but as customary when I'm reviewing shows that are primarily aimed at a younger audience, I'll emphasise that what I thought about it doesn't really matter...

Photo Flash: New Shots from Stiles & Drewe's THE THREE LITTLE PIGS at The Palace
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2015

Stars from the worlds of pop, musical theatre and Saturday night TV are joining forces for a brand new family musical that's trotting into the West End this summer. Simon Webbe (Blue, Strictly Come Dancing, Sister Act), Alison Jiear (Olivier Nominated - Jerry Springer The Opera, On The Town, Britain's Got Talent), Leanne Jones (Hairspray), Taofique Folarin (The Lion King, Avenue Q) and Daniel Buckley (Book of Mormon) star in THE THREE LITTLE PIGS, the latest musical from the dynamic and multi-award winning musical theatre song-writing duo that is George Stiles and Anthony Drewe. Scroll down for new shots of the cast onstage!

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