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Marcus Brigstocke & Rachel Parris Announced as Commentators for 2nd Annual ALTERNATIV Photo Marcus Brigstocke & Rachel Parris Announced as Commentators for 2nd Annual ALTERNATIVE EUROVISION SONG CONTEST
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 14, 2021

Following the success of last year‚Äôs glitterfest, Olivier Award-winning improvisers The Showstoppers are presenting the ‚ÄėAlternative Eurovision Song Contest‚Äô for a second year on Saturday 15 May. Comedians Marcus Brigstocke and Rachel Parris are now lined-up to provide pithy commentary.

Tom Allen, Grace Mouat and More to Take Part in ALTERNATIVE EUROVISION SONG CONTEST Photo Tom Allen, Grace Mouat and More to Take Part in ALTERNATIVE EUROVISION SONG CONTEST
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 9, 2021

Following the success of last year‚Äôs glitterfest, Olivier Award-winning improvisers The Showstoppers are presenting the ‚ÄėAlternative Eurovision Song Contest‚Äô for a second year on Saturday 15 May. Comedian and 'Bake Off‚Äô star Tom Allen will return as commentator.

 The Showstoppers Announce 'Showstopper! The Improvised Musical Livestream - Christma Photo The Showstoppers Announce 'Showstopper! The Improvised Musical Livestream - Christmas Special'
by Stephi Wild - Dec 1, 2020

Olivier Award winners The Showstoppers return to your home screens one final time this year to bring some much needed festive cheer into your living room with a special Christmas edition of their improvised musical livestream.

SHOWSTOPPER! THE IMPROVISED MUSICAL Converts Performances to Virtual Format Photo SHOWSTOPPER! THE IMPROVISED MUSICAL Converts Performances to Virtual Format
by Stephi Wild - Nov 6, 2020

One of the last West End shows to be cancelled before lockdown in March, The Showstoppers turned their final performance at the Lyric Theatre into an impromptu online live stream event, which has since been viewed more than 112,000 times.

VIDEO: The Showstoppers Create New Song 'Hello, Sorry!' in 24 Hours After Being Chall Photo VIDEO: The Showstoppers Create New Song 'Hello, Sorry!' in 24 Hours After Being Challenged by Jenna Russell
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 19, 2020

Yesterday, Olivier award-winning superstar Jenna Russell became the latest West End star to challenge The Showstoppers to compose a musical theatre song in just 24 hours.

Christopher Biggins, Arlene Phillips & More Announced as Judges & for The Showstopper Photo Christopher Biggins, Arlene Phillips & More Announced as Judges & for The Showstoppers' EUROVISION SONG CONTEST
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 8, 2020

Celebrity judges, guest stars and the full line-up is today announced for The Showstoppers' Alternative Eurovision Song Contest.

VIDEO: Derren Brown Challenges The Showstoppers to Compose New Song in 24 Hours Photo VIDEO: Derren Brown Challenges The Showstoppers to Compose New Song in 24 Hours
by Stage Tube - Apr 28, 2020

Inspired by his dog, Doodle, two-time Olivier award-winning master of magic and illusion, Derren Brown is the latest star to challenge The Showstoppers to The 24 Hour Musical Theatre Song Challenge.

VIDEO: Derren Brown Challenges The Showstoppers to Compose New Song in the Style of M Photo VIDEO: Derren Brown Challenges The Showstoppers to Compose New Song in the Style of MISS SAIGON in 24 Hours
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 27, 2020

Two-time Olivier award-winning master of magic and illusion, Derren Brown is the latest star to challenge The Showstoppers to compose a musical theatre song in just 24 hours.

VIDEO: Ramin Karimloo Challenges The Showstoppers to Compose New Musical Theatre Song Photo VIDEO: Ramin Karimloo Challenges The Showstoppers to Compose New Musical Theatre Song in 24 Hours
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 21, 2020

Broadway and West End 'Phantom of the Opera' star Ramin Karimloo and his son Hadley yesterday challenged the Olivier Award-winning improvisers The Showstoppers to compose a brand new musical theatre song in just 24 hours.

VIDEO: Ramin Karimloo Challenges THE SHOWSTOPPERS to Write a Song in 24 Hours Photo VIDEO: Ramin Karimloo Challenges THE SHOWSTOPPERS to Write a Song in 24 Hours
by Stage Tube - Apr 20, 2020

Ramin Karimloo has challenged The Showstoppers to compose a musical theatre song in just 24 hours.

VIDEO: THE SHOWSTOPPERS Create A Song in 24 Hours: 'Don't Go Out' in the Style of WES Photo VIDEO: THE SHOWSTOPPERS Create A Song in 24 Hours: 'Don't Go Out' in the Style of WEST SIDE STORY
by Stage Tube - Apr 9, 2020

As BroadwayWorld reported yesterday, West End and Broadway star Elaine Paige launched the 24-Hour Song Challenge by challenging The Showstoppers to compose her a musical theatre song in just 24 hours. The improvisers were to compose a song about having to stay isolated at home in the style of 'West Side Story.'

VIDEO: Elaine Paige Challenges the Cast of SHOWSTOPPER! to Compose a Song in 24 Hours Photo VIDEO: Elaine Paige Challenges the Cast of SHOWSTOPPER! to Compose a Song in 24 Hours
by Stage Tube - Apr 8, 2020

West End and Broadway star Elaine Paige today launches the 24-Hour Song Challenge by challenging The Showstoppers to compose her a musical theatre song in just 24 hours.

VIDEO: Watch A Facebook Livestream Of SHOWSTOPPER! THE IMPROVISED MUSICAL Photo VIDEO: Watch A Facebook Livestream Of SHOWSTOPPER! THE IMPROVISED MUSICAL
by Marianka Swain - Mar 17, 2020

The show must go on! Although UK theatres have closed their doors for the time being, The Showstoppers decided to still perform their Olivier Award-winning improv for audiences via Facebook livestream. Watch the video here!

The Showstoppers Announce Christmas Kids Show 2019 At Christmas In Leicester Square Photo The Showstoppers Announce Christmas Kids Show 2019 At Christmas In Leicester Square
by Stephi Wild - Nov 4, 2019

The Showstoppers (Best Entertainment and Family Show Olivier Award winners 2016) will be returning to London's West End this November and December, to make all your kids' Christmas story wishes come true! The Showstoppers' Christmas Kids Show! can be found in The Paradiso Speigeltent as part of 'Christmas in Leicester Square' from 23rd November - 1st December 2019.

SHOWSTOPPER! THE IMPROVISED MUSICAL Enters Fourth Year in the West End Photo SHOWSTOPPER! THE IMPROVISED MUSICAL Enters Fourth Year in the West End
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2017

A new musical is born at every performance of Showstopper! The Improvised Musical, each created on the spot by the incredible, multi-award winning musical comedians The Showstoppers. The show has just announced 2018 dates, entering its fourth year in the West End.

Olivier Award Winning SHOWSTOPPER! THE IMPROVISED MUSICAL Celebrates 800th Performance
by Julie Musbach - Feb 19, 2017

In 2015 SHOWSTOPPER! THE IMPROVISED MUSICAL had its West End premiere in an Olivier Award winning season. New musicals created on the spot by the incredible, multi award-winning musical comedians The Showstoppers. On Monday 20th February Showstopper! The Improvised Musical celebrates a musical theatre milestone- they will be playing their 800th show. 

London's Festival of Improv Returns with the 2017 London Jam and the 10th Annual 50-Hour Improvathon
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

This January at Wilton's even the performers don't know what they are going to be performing!

Wilton's Music Hall to Present THE SOCIETY OF STRANGE 31/10
by Ashlee Latimer - Oct 17, 2016

All Hallows Eve is upon us and where better to spend it than at the atmospheric Wilton's Music Hall, where Extempore Theatre & Something for the Weekend present The Society of Strange - the creepiest, strangest and most macabre of tales in a hilariously twisted improv show guaranteed to give you goosebumps…..

SHOWSTOPPER! The Improvised Musical Extends Until December at the Lyric Theatre
by Rebecca Russo - Jul 29, 2016

Every night the cast of Showstopper! The Improvised Musical pull off something incredibly ambitious; they create a real musical from scratch, not just an improv night with songs but a full story with characters you can care about, a live band of incredible musicians, and seamless choreography.

SHOWSTOPPER! THE IMPROVISED MUSICAL Extends, Transfers to the Lyric Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2015

5 p.m.Following a 10-week engagement wowing audiences and critics alike in the first-ever season for an improvised musical in the West End, the run of SHOWSTOPPER! THE IMPROVISED MUSICAL is being extended, with a transfer to the Lyric Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue. For just 10 more performances between 15th February and 25th July, audience suggestions will be transformed instantly into all-singing, all-dancing shows with unpredictable and hilarious results.

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