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THE BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL Will Tour the UK For the First Time in 2022 Ahead of W Photo THE BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL Will Tour the UK For the First Time in 2022 Ahead of West End Run
by Stephi Wild - Nov 26, 2021

A brand-new stage adaptation of The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel is set to be a major new theatre production. Written by Deborah Moggach, adapted from her bestselling novel which inspired the BAFTA and Golden Globe-nominated film, and directed by Lucy Bailey, the cherished story will be brought to life on stage when it opens at the Richmond Theatre on Tuesday, 30th August 2022.

Laurie Brett Will Reunite With Adam Woodyatt In LOOKING GOOD DEAD Photo Laurie Brett Will Reunite With Adam Woodyatt In LOOKING GOOD DEAD
by Stephi Wild - Oct 22, 2021

Laurie and Adam famously starred as husband and wife Ian and Jane Beale in BBC's EastEnders. The rest of the cast of “LOOKING GOOD DEAD” includes Harry Long as Roy Grace, Ian Houghton as Jonas, Leon Stewart as Branson, Gemma Stroyan as Bella, Luke Ward-Wilkinson as Max Bryce, Mylo McDonald as Mick and Natalie Boakye as Janie.

Chelsea Halfpenny Will Lead the Cast of the WAITRESS UK and Ireland Tour in 2022 Photo Chelsea Halfpenny Will Lead the Cast of the WAITRESS UK and Ireland Tour in 2022
by Stephi Wild - Oct 13, 2021

Chelsea Halfpenny with join the cast as Jenna in the smash hit romantic musical comedy WAITRESS as from 10 January 2022. Chelsea will take over the role from Lucie Jones who leaves the production to move on to a soon to be announced new project.

Stage Premiere of THE DA VINCI CODE Adds Nigel Harman, Hannah Rose Caton and Danny Jo Photo Stage Premiere of THE DA VINCI CODE Adds Nigel Harman, Hannah Rose Caton and Danny John Jules
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 30, 2021

The Da Vinci Code, Dan Brown’s blockbuster novel that captivated the world, is to become an epic stage thriller. It will make its World Premiere on a UK Tour in 2022, opening at the Churchill Theatre, Bromley on Monday 10 January 2022, and touring throughout the year.

Joanne Clifton Will Play Morticia in THE ADDAMS FAMILY UK and Ireland Tour Photo Joanne Clifton Will Play Morticia in THE ADDAMS FAMILY UK and Ireland Tour
by Stephi Wild - Sep 15, 2021

Joanne will be joining the previously announced, Cameron Blakely (Gomez Addams), Scott Paige (Uncle Fester), Kingsley Morton (Wednesday Addams), Grant McIntyre (Pugsley Addams), Valda Aviks (Grandma), and more!

Full Cast Announced For New Touring Adaptation Of THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW Photo Full Cast Announced For New Touring Adaptation Of THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW
by Stephi Wild - Aug 23, 2021

Taking on the role of Ichabod Crane is Sam Jackson (Skins, E4; Beautiful Thing, National Tour) alongside Rose Quentin (York Witches Society, MSR Media), Lewis Cope (Vera, ITV; Witness for the Prosecution, London County Hall) and Tommy Sim'aan (As You Like It, Sam Wanamaker Playhouse; Doctors, BBC).

Stage Premiere of THE DA VINCI CODE Set for 2022 Photo Stage Premiere of THE DA VINCI CODE Set for 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 15, 2021

The Da Vinci Code, Dan Brown’s blockbuster novel that captivated the world, is to become an epic stage thriller. It will make its World Premiere on a UK Tour in 2022, opening at the Churchill Theatre, Bromley on Monday 10 January 2022, and touring throughout the year.

ZOG AND THE FLYING DOCTORS Will Be Performed at the Rose Theatre Before Embarking on  Photo ZOG AND THE FLYING DOCTORS Will Be Performed at the Rose Theatre Before Embarking on UK Tour in 2022
by Stephi Wild - Jul 15, 2021

Zog and the Flying Doctors follows their smash-hit adaptation of Zog (on tour now) and reunites director Emma Kilbey and composer and lyricist Joe Stilgoe for this truly modern take on the classic fairy tale.

Full Cast Announced For THE ADDAMS FAMILY UK Tour Photo Full Cast Announced For THE ADDAMS FAMILY UK Tour
by Stephi Wild - Jul 6, 2021

Joining the cast are Scott Paige (Uncle Fester), Ahmed Hamad (Lucas Beineke), Dickon Gough (Lurch until 27 November 2021), Ryan Bennett (Lurch from 18 January 2022), Roxanne Couch, Oonagh Cox and Joshua Robinson. 

Diana Vickers To Join Strictly Winner Tom Chambers In DIAL M FOR MURDER Tour This Aut Photo Diana Vickers To Join Strictly Winner Tom Chambers In DIAL M FOR MURDER Tour This Autumn
by Stephi Wild - Jun 28, 2021

Learn more about the upcoming production, and find out all of the tour dates here!

Kevin Clifton To Return As Stacee Jaxx In ROCK OF AGES UK Tour Photo Kevin Clifton To Return As Stacee Jaxx In ROCK OF AGES UK Tour
by Stephi Wild - Jun 10, 2021

Kevin Clifton thrilled audiences as Stacee Jaxx on the 2018/2019 'Rock of Ages' UK tour and he is reprising the role in 2021. Kevin is best known known for being a professional dancer on BBC1's 'Strictly Come Dancing'. In seven years on the show Kevin reached the final, a record five times, winning four glitter balls including the main show Glitterball trophy in 2018 with Stacey Dooley before leaving in 2019. Since then, Kevin has gone on to appear in many other theatre productions including, 'The Wedding Singer' and 'Singin' in the Rain'.

New Cast and UK Tour Announced for Julia Donaldson's WHAT THE LADYBIRD HEARD
by Stephi Wild - Jun 8, 2021

Bringing the farmyard to life will be Nikita Johal (Spring Awakening, Hope Mill), Roddy Lynch (A Christmas Carol, Theatre Royal Bath), James Mateo-Salt (The Pirate Queen, London Coliseum), Matthew McPherson (The Jolly Christmas Postman, Oxford Playhouse), and Abigail Middleton (Pig, Royal Court Theatre Liverpool). Showcasing live instrumental music, original songs, puppetry and rhymes galore this exciting adaptation is a treat for the whole family. 

Darren Day Joins Faye Brookes, Sinitta and More in CHICAGO UK & Ireland Tour Photo Darren Day Joins Faye Brookes, Sinitta and More in CHICAGO UK & Ireland Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 3, 2021

David Ian in association with Barry and Fran Weissler have announced that West End and TV star Darren Day will play ‘Billy Flynn’ in the forthcoming UK and Ireland tour of the international musical sensation CHICAGO opening at the King’s Theatre, Glasgow on Saturday 11 September 2021.

New 2021/22 Tour Dates Announced For THE ADDAMS FAMILY Photo New 2021/22 Tour Dates Announced For THE ADDAMS FAMILY
by Stephi Wild - May 6, 2021

Following the UK Government shutdown of theatres in March 2020, the producers of THE ADDAMS FAMILY, A Musical Comedy, have rescheduled the new UK & Ireland Tour to dates in 2021. 

PRISCILLA Producers Respond to Casting Controversy â€" 'We Believe We Have Cast the V Photo PRISCILLA Producers Respond to Casting Controversy â€" 'We Believe We Have Cast the Very Best Performers to Portray all the Parts'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 22, 2021

It was recently announced that the UK tour of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert would be resuming in June 2021. However, the casting of the tour has caused backlash after a cis male was cast in the role of Bernadette after the production held an open casting call for trans performers. 

Lucie Jones, Matt Willis, Sandra Marvin, and Evelyn Hoskins Announced For WAITRESS UK Photo Lucie Jones, Matt Willis, Sandra Marvin, and Evelyn Hoskins Announced For WAITRESS UK and Ireland Tour
by Stephi Wild - Apr 20, 2021

Casting has been announced for the first ever UK and Ireland tour of WAITRESS opening at the New Wimbledon Theatre on 4 September 2021. The show will star Lucie Jones as 'Jenna', Sandra Marvin as 'Becky', Evelyn Hoskins as 'Dawn' and Busted's Matt Willis as 'Dr Pomatter'. 

PRISCILLA, QUEEN OF THE DESERT Returns on Tour This June Photo PRISCILLA, QUEEN OF THE DESERT Returns on Tour This June
by Stephi Wild - Apr 20, 2021

Priscilla, Queen of the Desert The Musical will officially re-open at Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham on 23 June 2021 before touring to Leeds Grand Theatre, Hull New Theatre, Theatre Royal Bath, Royal & Derngate, Northampton, Glasgow King's Theatre, and more!

Brenda Edwards, Norman Pace and Alex Bourne Join The Cast of HAIRSPRAY on Tour Photo Brenda Edwards, Norman Pace and Alex Bourne Join The Cast of HAIRSPRAY on Tour
by Stephi Wild - Apr 20, 2021

Musical theatre star and television presenter Brenda Edwards (Chicago, We Will Rock You, The X Factor, Loose Women and Songs of Praise) will star as Motormouth Maybelle in the UK and Ireland tour of Hairspray. 

Adam Woodyatt To Star In World Premiere Of Peter James' LOOKING GOOD DEAD Photo Adam Woodyatt To Star In World Premiere Of Peter James' LOOKING GOOD DEAD
by Stephi Wild - Nov 13, 2020

Following the announcement that Peter James' latest Roy Grace novel Find Them Dead has reached No.1 in the book charts - his 17th No.1 in the UK, Peter James and producer Joshua Andrews are delighted to announce that award winning EastEnders star Adam Woodyatt will play the leading role of Tom Bryce in the World Premiere stage production of the Peter James best selling novel “LOOKING GOOD DEAD” opening at the Churchill Theatre, Bromley on 1 April 2021 ahead of a major UK tour.

New 2021 Dates Announced For UK and Ireland Tour Of GREASE Photo New 2021 Dates Announced For UK and Ireland Tour Of GREASE
by Stephi Wild - Jul 21, 2020

The producers of the first new production in 25 years of Jim Jacobs & Warren Casey's iconic musical GREASE, have announced that the show will tour the UK and Ireland in 2021. The musical was due to tour in 2020 but had to be postponed due to COVID-19.

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