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Jodie Steele, Liam Doyle, and Joe Frost Join Digital Concert Rendition Of GATSBY A MU Photo Jodie Steele, Liam Doyle, and Joe Frost Join Digital Concert Rendition Of GATSBY A MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2021

Jodie Steele (Heathers; Six The Musical) joins the digital concert rendition of Gatsby A Musical as leading-lady Daisy Buchanan, alongside Liam Doyle (Wicked; Legally Blonde) as Tom Buchanan, and Joe Frost (Jersey Boys; An Officer and a Gentleman) as George Wilson.

BWW Interview: Emma Williams of GATSBY - A MUSICAL at Cadogan Hall Photo BWW Interview: Emma Williams of GATSBY - A MUSICAL at Cadogan Hall
by Eleni Cashell - Jan 27, 2021

Reprising her role in Gatsby - A Musical, Emma Williams chats to us about juggling acting and motherhood, writing her first novel and the roles she’d love to play.

West End Stars to Unite For GATSBY: A MUSICAL Concert Photo West End Stars to Unite For GATSBY: A MUSICAL Concert
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2021

Former Spandau Ballet frontman, Ross William Wild (Elvis Presley in Million Dollar Quartet) and Olivier nominated actress, Charlotte Wakefield (Spring Awakening; The Sound of Music), will take on the famed roles of Jay Gatsby and Daisy Buchanan in a digital concert rendition of Gatsby A Musical.

Sandra Marvin, Jay Perry, Charlotte Wakefield, and More Announced For Gus Gowland Vir Photo Sandra Marvin, Jay Perry, Charlotte Wakefield, and More Announced For Gus Gowland Virtual Concert
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2020

The Barn Theatre has announced an all-star West End line up for their sixth virtual concert, The Barn Theatre Presents: The Music of Gus Gowland, which will celebrate the work of musical theatre composer Gus Gowland (Pieces of String).

Review Roundup: Royal Shakespeare Company's THE BOY IN THE DRESS - What Did the Criti Photo Review Roundup: Royal Shakespeare Company's THE BOY IN THE DRESS - What Did the Critics Think?
by Review Roundups - Nov 29, 2019

Royal Shakespeare Company's (RSC) present a new musical, The Boy in the Dress. Based on the best-selling novel by David Walliams, The Boy in the Dress features sixteen original compositions by Robbie Williams and his long-term writing partner Guy Chambers.

Photo Flash: On the Green Carpet at Opening Night of THE BOY IN THE DRESS Photo Photo Flash: On the Green Carpet at Opening Night of THE BOY IN THE DRESS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2019

Last night (Thursday 28 November 2019), the Royal Shakespeare Company celebrated the opening night of the new musical, The Boy in the Dress, based on the novel by David Walliams, adapted by Mark Ravenhill, with music and lyrics by Robbie Williams and Guy Chambers and directed by RSC Artistic Director Gregory Doran.

Photo Flash: First Look at Rehearsal Photos For THE BOY IN THE DRESS at Royal Shakesp Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Rehearsal Photos For THE BOY IN THE DRESS at Royal Shakespeare Company
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2019

Production images for the Royal Shakespeare Company's (RSC) new musical The Boy in the Dresshave now been released.

Full Casting Announced For The Royal Shakespeare Company's Production Of THE BOY IN T Photo Full Casting Announced For The Royal Shakespeare Company's Production Of THE BOY IN THE DRESS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2019

Full casting is announced for The Boy in the Dress, the Royal Shakespeare Company's (RSC) new musical, which runs in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre from 8 November.

Kieran Brown And Union Theatre Announce SUNDAY NIGHT SOCIALS Season 2 Photo Kieran Brown And Union Theatre Announce SUNDAY NIGHT SOCIALS Season 2
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2019

Kieran Brown, in association with Chris Matanlé and Union Theatre today announce the 2nd season of Sunday Night Socials.

The Crazy Coqs Presents PRIDE AT THE MUSICALS Photo The Crazy Coqs Presents PRIDE AT THE MUSICALS
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2019

The Crazy Coqs Presents: Pride at the Musicals

The Crazy Coqs Presents The Musicals Of The 60s Photo The Crazy Coqs Presents The Musicals Of The 60s
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2019

Lyricist Mark Petty of Anderson & Petty continues hosting duties on these monthly showcases which are on the last Sunday of every month with Musical Direction by Henry Brennan.

ESPECIAL: SPRING AWAKENING en Barcelona Photo ESPECIAL: SPRING AWAKENING en Barcelona
by Jose German Martinez Paneque - Mar 14, 2019

La ultima temporada de EL DESPERTAR DE LA PRIMAVERA esta a punto de comenzar en Barcelona, y no se nos ocurre mejor ocasion para repasar la historia de este legendario musical que tantos exitos ha cosechado y tantos corazones ha tocado.

The Crazy Coqs Presents: Rodgers & Hammerstein - A Musical Celebration For Mother's D Photo The Crazy Coqs Presents: Rodgers & Hammerstein - A Musical Celebration For Mother's Day
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2019

The Crazy Coqs Presents: Rodgers & Hammerstein - A Musical Celebration for Mother's Day - Sunday 31st March at 7pm.

The Crazy Coqs Presents Concert Series Announces Upcoming Lineup Photo The Crazy Coqs Presents Concert Series Announces Upcoming Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2019

The Crazy Coqs Presents Concert Series Live at Zedel is presented on the last Sunday of every month. Each show features 5, sometimes 6 West End performers singing songs based on the theme of the night. Past themes have included Classic Musicals, LGBT Musicals, Disney, A New Writers' Showcase, 80s Movie Songs and Pasek & Paul. Performers so far have included Tom Hier, Gemma Sutton, Carolyn Maitland, David Shannon, Rebecca Trehearn, Paul Monaghan, Andy Coxon, Lewis Asquith, Belinda Wollaston, Jane Milligan, Chloe Hart, Charlotte Wakefield, Charlotte Jaconelli, Edward Baruwa, Michael Vinsen, Nathaniel Morrison, Nadim Naaman, Oliver Savile, Lauren James Ray, Christina Bennington, Suzie Mathers, Sophie Isaacs, Simon-Anthony Rhoden, Claudia Kariuki, Vicki Lee Taylor, Matthew Croke and Danny Becker.

New British Musical THE DREAMERS Comes to Abbey Road Studios Photo New British Musical THE DREAMERS Comes to Abbey Road Studios
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2018

The producers of the brand-new British musical "THE DREAMERS" are thrilled to announce four premiere performances of the show at the world-renowned Abbey Road Studios on Friday 7 December and Saturday 8 December at 2.00pm and 7.30pm.

The Crazy Coqs Presents: The Greatest Movie Songs Of The 80s Photo The Crazy Coqs Presents: The Greatest Movie Songs Of The 80s
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2018

Launching in June 'The Crazy Coqs Presents' is a new monthly showcase each with a different them hosted by lyricist Mark Petty, one half of the transatlantic writing team of Anderson & Petty. Show themes so far have included 'Classic Songs from the Musicals', 'Pride at the Musicals', 'The Disney Show' and last month 'The New Musical Theatre Showcase' which featured new material from Anderson & Petty, Kansley & Lidert, Oliver Boito, Kate Marlais & Alex Young and Webborn & Finn. These concerts have featured the cream of the West End including Rebecca Trehearn, Christina Bennington, Oliver Savile, Nadim Naaman, Charlotte Wakefield, David Shannon, Carolyn Maitland, Andy Coxon, Jane Milligan, Chloe Hart, Charlotte Jaconelli and Edward Baruwa to name but a few.

VIDEOS: West End Stars Perform Notes Of Love At Crazy Coqs Photo VIDEOS: West End Stars Perform Notes Of Love At Crazy Coqs
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2018

Leading West End performers Oliver Savile (Wicked), Christina Bennington (Bat Out Of Hell), Nadim Naaman (Phantom of the Opera) & Charlotte Wakefield (Crazy For You) performed 3 songs from Oliver Boito's debut EP Notes Of Love at Crazy Coqs as part of an evening of new Musical Theatre on Sunday 16th September 2018.

UK's First Theatre Convention StageCon Hits London in November Photo UK's First Theatre Convention StageCon Hits London in November
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2018

For the first time ever in the UK, StageCon, a convention for theatre fans throughout the UK and Europe, will be held over the weekend of 3 & 4 November at Shoreditch Town Hall in London.

BWW Review: CRAZY FOR YOU, Theatre Royal Brighton Photo BWW Review: CRAZY FOR YOU, Theatre Royal Brighton
by Fiona Scott - May 30, 2018

George and Ira Gershwin have written some of the most memorable songs of the 20th century. Crazy for You contains some of their most beloved hits: 'I Got Rhythm', 'Embraceable You', 'Someone to Watch Over Me', and more.

Tom Chambers Shares 'Top' Tips To Local Performers Photo Tom Chambers Shares 'Top' Tips To Local Performers
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2018

Two young stars from South Staffs Musical Theatre Company's October production of TOP HAT, have stepped onto stage at the Grand Theatre early to meet the musical's original West End star Tom Chambers.

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