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Bio:
Fresh from playing 'Javert' in "Les Misérables" at the Queen's Theatre, David Thaxton's other West End credits include 'Enjolras' in "Les Misérables", 'Raoul' in "Love Never Dies" at The Adelphi Theatre, 'Pilate' in "Jesus Christ Superstar" at Regents Park Theatre, and 'Giorgio' in "Passion" at ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Fresh from playing 'Javert' in "Les Misérables" at the Queen's Theatre, David Thaxton's other West End credits include 'Enjolras' in "Les Misérables", 'Raoul' in "Love Never Dies" at The Adelphi Theatre, 'Pilate' in "Jesus Christ Superstar" at Regents Park Theatre, and 'Giorgio' in "Passion" at ... (read complete bio)
Photos: First Look at SHE LOVES ME at Crucible Theatre Photo Photos: First Look at SHE LOVES ME at Crucible Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 15, 2021

Check out brand new production photos from SHE LOVES ME at Sheffield Theatres Crucible Theatre. running through Saturday 15 January 2022.

Casting Announced For SHE LOVES ME at Sheffield Theatres Photo Casting Announced For SHE LOVES ME at Sheffield Theatres
by Stephi Wild - Nov 1, 2021

The cast includes: Adele Anderson playing Head Waiter (Fascinating A√Įda), Lewis Cornay playing Arpad Laszlo (John and Jen, The Book of Mormon), Andy Coxon playing Steven Kodaly (Curtains, West Side Story), Marc Elliott playing Ladislav Sipos (The Girl on the Train, Macbeth), Kaisa Hammarlund¬†playing Ilona Ritter (Fun Home, Sweet Charity), and more!

Cast Announced For OUR TEACHER'S A TROLL At Lesnes Abbey Ruins Photo Cast Announced For OUR TEACHER'S A TROLL At Lesnes Abbey Ruins
by Stephi Wild - Jul 7, 2021

Two terrible twins, Sean and Holly, with a talent for turmoil rule their school with terror and tyranny. That is, until the arrival of a new headteacher with scaly skin, gnarly fangs and a spiky tail… Can the twins save the school from the child-eating troll? Can naughtiness prevail?

BWW Feature: THE BIRTHDAY MONTH / SONDHEIM 2 - Five performances we won't forget Photo BWW Feature: THE BIRTHDAY MONTH / SONDHEIM 2 - Five performances we won't forget
by Matt Wolf - Mar 29, 2021

Earlier this month, we marked the 91st birthday of the living legend that is Stephen Sondheim with a look back at five London productions of his work that are embedded in my memory. This week, we honour a quintet of performances that has achieved the same result, even if this has meant choosing from an astonishing array of riches that could populate a column like this ten times over. In any case, here are just a few of the Sondheim star turns that linger in the mind.

THE SORCERER'S APPRENTICE- Strictly Limited Season for the Magical New Musical Photo THE SORCERER'S APPRENTICE- Strictly Limited Season for the Magical New Musical
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 25, 2021

James Seabright presents¬†The Sorcerer‚Äôs Apprentice, by Richard Hough and Ben Morales Frost, running¬†Thursday, 25 March to Sunday, 11 April 2021. (Mon‚ÄďSun, 7pm and Tue, Sat & Sun, 2.30pm¬†EST)

USA Streaming Premiere of the Magical New Musical THE SORCERER'S APPRENTICE Photo USA Streaming Premiere of the Magical New Musical THE SORCERER'S APPRENTICE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2021

Set under the northern lights and featuring live illusions, the show explores the extraordinary world of a sorcerer and his rebellious daughter as she discovers the explosive possibilities of her newfound magical powers.

TH SORCERER'S APPRENTICE Comes to stream.theatre Photo TH SORCERER'S APPRENTICE Comes to stream.theatre
by Stephi Wild - Mar 15, 2021

'The Sorcerer's Apprentice' was filmed live with multiple cameras at Southwark Playhouse in February 2021 after its planned season was cancelled due to lockdown restrictions.

BWW Feature: THE BIRTHDAY MONTH / SONDHEIM 1 - Five productions that we won't forget Photo BWW Feature: THE BIRTHDAY MONTH / SONDHEIM 1 - Five productions that we won't forget
by Matt Wolf - Mar 15, 2021

Last week, we acknowledged the forthcoming birthday of Andrew Lloyd Webber via a look back at five defining London stagings of his work. This time, we offer the same tribute to Stephen Sondheim, with whom Lloyd Webber, 18 years Sondheim's junior, shares a birthdate of March 22: on that day, the great man turns 91.

BWW Review: THE SORCERER'S APPRENTICE  at Southwark Playhouse Photo BWW Review: THE SORCERER'S APPRENTICE at Southwark Playhouse
by Eleni Cashell - Feb 26, 2021

Filmed at Southwark Playhouse and now streaming online, The Sorcerer’s Apprentice updates and elaborates a classic poem to create a family-friendly musical.

BKLYN THE MUSICAL, SCARAMOUCHE JONES, CRUISE and More Available to Stream in March an Photo BKLYN THE MUSICAL, SCARAMOUCHE JONES, CRUISE and More Available to Stream in March and April
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 25, 2021

stream.theatre is adding even more shows to their platform through March and April including 4 exclusive digital premieres of major new productions. For drama fans, Shane Richie stars a new revival of Scaramouche Jones by Justin Butcher, which premieres on 26 March.

Photo Flash: First Look at the World Premiere of THE SORCERER'S APPRENTICE Photo Photo Flash: First Look at the World Premiere of THE SORCERER'S APPRENTICE
by Stephi Wild - Feb 15, 2021

‚ÄėThe¬†Sorcerer‚Äôs¬†Apprentice‚Äô, by Richard Hough and Ben Morales Frost, directed by Charlotte Westenra (‚ÄėThe¬†Wicker Husband‚Äô, Watermill) explores¬†the¬†extraordinary world of a¬†sorcerer¬†and his rebellious daughter, as she discovers¬†the¬†explosive possibilities of her newfound magical powers.

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: February 13-14- with Laura Osnes, Josh Groban and More! Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: February 13-14- with Laura Osnes, Josh Groban and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Feb 13, 2021

Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, February 13-14, 2020.

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, February 12- with Laura Osnes, Paolo Montalb√°n and Mo Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, February 12- with Laura Osnes, Paolo Montalb√°n and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Feb 12, 2021

Today (February 12) in live streaming: soap stars unite on Stars in the House, Laura Osnes visits Backstage Live, and more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, February 11- with Kyle Taylor Parker, Renée Elise G Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, February 11- with Kyle Taylor Parker, Renée Elise Goldsberry and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Feb 11, 2021

Today (February 11) in live streaming: a Love Boat reunion on Stars in the House, Kyle Taylor Parker visits Backstage Live, and more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, February 10- with James Monroe Iglehart, Bill Irwin Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, February 10- with James Monroe Iglehart, Bill Irwin and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Feb 10, 2021

Today (February 10) in live streaming: Game Night at Stars in the House, a family reunion on The Chaos Twins, and more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, February 9- with Lillias White and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, February 9- with Lillias White and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Feb 9, 2021

Today (February 9) in live streaming: Lillias White takes over at Stars in the House, Irish Rep presents The Weir, and more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, February 8- with Christy Altomare, Jason Robert Brown  Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, February 8- with Christy Altomare, Jason Robert Brown and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Feb 8, 2021

Today (February 8) in live streaming: Christy Altomare sings with Seth Rudetsly, Theatre Forward's 2021 gala, and more!

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: February 6-7- with Christy Altomare, Tony Goldwyn and M Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: February 6-7- with Christy Altomare, Tony Goldwyn and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Feb 6, 2021

Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, February 6-7, 2020.

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, February 5- with Christy Altomare, Bebe Neuwirth and M Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, February 5- with Christy Altomare, Bebe Neuwirth and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Feb 5, 2021

Today (February 5) in live streaming: Stars in the House celebrates Ann Reinking, Christy Altomare stops by Backstage Live, and more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, February 4- with Susan Lucci, Shaina Taub and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, February 4- with Susan Lucci, Shaina Taub and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Feb 4, 2021

Today (February 4) in live streaming: All My Children on Stars in the House, a CSC conversation with Shaina Taub, and more!

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