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Photos: Go Inside the West End Gala Premiere of WONDERVILLE Photo Photos: Go Inside the West End Gala Premiere of WONDERVILLE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 27, 2021

MAGIC is back in the West End! This summer at the Palace Theatre, the world’s greatest illusionists and mentalists are coming together in Wonderville, a jaw-dropping display of magic, illusion and technological trickery that will electrify, surprise and leave theatregoers in awe at what they are seeing on stage.  

VIDEO: The Stars of MARY POPPINS Prepare to Return to the Stage! Photo VIDEO: The Stars of MARY POPPINS Prepare to Return to the Stage!
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 23, 2021

The Olivier award-winning production of Disney's Mary Poppins will resume performances at the Prince Edward Theatre from 7 August 2021. The show's leads, Zizi Strallen and Charlie Stemp had their first photo shoot in costume this week!

Full Casting Announced For the West End Production of MARY POPPINS Photo Full Casting Announced For the West End Production of MARY POPPINS
by Stephi Wild - Jul 16, 2021

Joining the previously announced Zizi Strallen as Mary Poppins and Charlie Stemp as Bert are Charlie Anson as George Banks, Amy Griffiths as Winifred Banks, Petula Clark as Bird Woman, Liz Robertson as Miss Andrew, Claire Machin as Mrs Brill, Jack North as Robertson Ay and Paul F. Monaghan as Admiral Boom and Bank Chairman.

DISTANCED Returns For Season 2 Photo DISTANCED Returns For Season 2
by Stephi Wild - May 4, 2021

Following on from the huge success of the Award Nominated first series, Distanced. is back with Distanced 2. which will again examine people's lives as they continue to navigate the pandemic.

MARY POPPINS Will Return to the West End on 7 August Photo MARY POPPINS Will Return to the West End on 7 August
by Stephi Wild - Apr 28, 2021

The Olivier award-winning production of Mary Poppins will resume performances at the Prince Edward Theatre from 7 August 2021.  

BWW Review: PANTOLAND AT THE PALLADIUM, London Palladium Photo BWW Review: PANTOLAND AT THE PALLADIUM, London Palladium
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Dec 14, 2020

Celebrating the very best of pantomime, with comedy in abundance and big show-stopping numbers, this star-filled extravaganza will play to a socially distanced audience for three weeks only.

Photo Flash: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Attend PANTOLAND Special Performance f Photo Photo Flash: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Attend PANTOLAND Special Performance for Key Workers
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 11, 2020

Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge attended a special performance of The National Lottery's Pantoland at The London Palladium staged for key workers.

The National Lottery To Host Special One-off Performance Of Pantoland At The London P Photo The National Lottery To Host Special One-off Performance Of Pantoland At The London Palladium To Celebrate Key Workers
by Stephi Wild - Dec 4, 2020

The National Lottery has announced it will host a special one-off performance of this year's pantomime at The London Palladium for key workers and staff from frontline lottery-funded projects.  

VIDEO: #CheerUpCharlie and West End Friends Release Their Fundraising Charity Single  Photo VIDEO: #CheerUpCharlie and West End Friends Release Their Fundraising Charity Single 'You Will Be Found'
by Stephi Wild - Nov 14, 2020

You Will Be Found by #CheerUpCharlie & West End Friends, a fundraising charity single in aid of youth charity The Diana Award, has been released today (Sunday 15 November 2020) by Auburn Jam Music to tie in with the start of National Anti-Bullying Week, which runs from 16-20 November. 

MARY POPPINS 2020 Cast Recording Out Today Photo MARY POPPINS 2020 Cast Recording Out Today
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 6, 2020

Cameron Mackintosh with First Night Records and Warner Music have officially released the new live cast recording of the Olivier Award winning hit West End production of Mary Poppins today, Friday, November 6. Mary Poppins returned to its original home in the Prince Edward Theatre last October.

BWW Review: THE DEFINITIVE SUPERCALIFRAGILISTIC 2020 CAST RECORDING OF MARY POPPINS L Photo BWW Review: THE DEFINITIVE SUPERCALIFRAGILISTIC 2020 CAST RECORDING OF MARY POPPINS Live At The Prince Edward Theatre
by Jenny Ell - Nov 6, 2020

The release of the brand new 2020 Mary Poppins cast recording could not have come along at a better time. We have just entered into a second national lockdown, which has meant that some theatres starting to get back on their feet have had the rug pulled out from under them again. Spirits are low, universally but especially across the arts industry, so this recording is an absolute tonic.

West End Stars Join Ten-Year-Old Anti-Bullying Ambassador To Release Charity Single F Photo West End Stars Join Ten-Year-Old Anti-Bullying Ambassador To Release Charity Single For National Anti-Bullying Week
by Stephi Wild - Nov 6, 2020

Auburn Jam Music will be releasing You Will Be Found by #CheerUpCharlie & West End Friends, a fundraising charity single in aid of youth charity The Diana Award, on Sunday 15 November to tie in with the start of National Anti-Bullying Week (16-20 November).  

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of November 2 - BEETLEJUICE Demos, First Song  Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of November 2 - BEETLEJUICE Demos, First Song From THE PROM, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 5, 2020

This week's list includes an album of demos from Beetlejuice the Musical, as well as the first single from the forthcoming film adaptation of The Prom. Plus, the first song from Andrew Lloyd Webber's production of Cinderella has been released.

DEAR EVAN HANSEN, & JULIET, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, and More Take Home 2020 Olivier Awar Photo DEAR EVAN HANSEN, & JULIET, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, and More Take Home 2020 Olivier Awards - Full List!
by Marianka Swain - Oct 25, 2020

Tonight, the Olivier Awards will be announced in a special online broadcast. We'll be updating the list of nominees LIVE throughout the evening.

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of October 19 - Laura Benanti Solo Album, MARY Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of October 19 - Laura Benanti Solo Album, MARY POPPINS Cast Recording, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 21, 2020

This week's list includes Laura Benanti's debut solo album, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra performing Disney music, the 2020 West End Mary Poppins cast recording, and more.

Elaine Paige Joins Cast Of PANTOLAND AT THE PALLADIUM Photo Elaine Paige Joins Cast Of PANTOLAND AT THE PALLADIUM
by Stephi Wild - Oct 16, 2020

Elaine Paige will join the cast of Pantoland at The Palladium for the three-week festive run beginning 12 December 2020, which sees pantomime return to the world-famous The London Palladium for a fifth consecutive year.

Elaine Paige Joins PANTOLAND AT THE PALLADIUM as 'Queen Rat' Photo Elaine Paige Joins PANTOLAND AT THE PALLADIUM as 'Queen Rat'
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 15, 2020

This Christmas, Julian Clary will take us on a magical trip to Pantoland at The Palladium.  Performances will begin at the world-famous theatre on 12 December 2020 running until 3 January 2021, with tickets on sale from 10am today.

Roundup: Check Out These Socially Distanced Shows Photo Roundup: Check Out These Socially Distanced Shows
by Marianka Swain - Oct 15, 2020

Hurrah for the green shoots in our beleaguered industry. Lots of venues are mounting new shows and bringing back our favourites over the next few weeks and months - albeit with social distancing and safety measures in place. Here are some of the live theatrical goodies on offer.

Broadway Catch Up: October 12 - Samantha Barks, Patrick Page, James Monroe Iglehart,  Photo Broadway Catch Up: October 12 - Samantha Barks, Patrick Page, James Monroe Iglehart, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 12, 2020

While Broadway remains shut down, BroadwayWorld is keeping up with your favorite stars and giving you a peek at what they have been up to! Check out this weekend's highlights from some of your favorites, including Samantha Barks, Patrick Page, James Monroe Iglehart, and more!

VIDEO: LES MISERABLES, MARY POPPINS, and THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Perform on BRITAIN' Photo VIDEO: LES MISERABLES, MARY POPPINS, and THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Perform on BRITAIN'S GOT TALENT
by Stage Tube - Oct 10, 2020

The combined companies of Les Misérables - The Staged Concert, The Phantom of the Opera and Mary Poppins all got together to perform on Britain's Got Talent this weekend.

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