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Lesley Joseph, Dianne Pilkington, Joseph Millson and More Star in DISTANCED. Written  Photo Lesley Joseph, Dianne Pilkington, Joseph Millson and More Star in DISTANCED. Written and Directed by Mark Goldthorp
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 1, 2020

Distanced. is a series of intimate scenes set during lockdown which will be released for free on YouTube every Friday starting on the 9th October, featuring some of the industry's best loved names. Written and Directed by Mark Goldthorp and filmed & edited by Alex Bourne, the scenes released will reflect life as it was during lockdown.

Review Roundup: THE MAN IN THE WHITE SUIT At Ealing Studios Photo Review Roundup: THE MAN IN THE WHITE SUIT At Ealing Studios
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 9, 2019

Read reviews for Sean Foley's hotly anticipated stage adaptation of the classic Ealing Studios comedy The Man in the White Suit.

Photo/Video: First Look at THE MAN IN THE WHITE SUIT Photo Photo/Video: First Look at THE MAN IN THE WHITE SUIT
by Stephi Wild - Sep 26, 2019

Brand new production images and footage is released today of Sean Foley's hotly anticipated stage adaptation of the classic Ealing Studios comedy The Man in the White Suit. The production recently embarked on a three week engagement at Theatre Royal Bath before its world premiere at the Wyndham's Theatre, London, with performances from 27th September 2019 until 11th January 2020 and opening night on 8th October 2019.

THE MAN IN THE WHITE SUIT Announces Full Cast And Creative Team For World Premiere St Photo THE MAN IN THE WHITE SUIT Announces Full Cast And Creative Team For World Premiere Stage Production
by Stephi Wild - Jul 17, 2019

The full cast and creative team is announced for Sean Foley's hotly anticipated stage adaptation of classic Ealing Studios comedy The Man in the White Suit, which will have a three week engagement at Theatre Royal Bath from 5th September as part of its 2019 summer season before its world premiere at the Wyndham's Theatre, London with performances from 27th September 2019 until 11th January 2020 and opening night on 8th October 2019.

BWW Review: EDMOND DE BERGERAC, Richmond Theatre Photo BWW Review: EDMOND DE BERGERAC, Richmond Theatre
by Cindy Marcolina - May 1, 2019

Edmond Rostand is a broke poet who's going through a seemingly endless writer's block. His plays are critical flops, his investors don't have any more patience nor money to waste on him, and his wife needs him to provide for their family. In an attempt to help his actor friend Leon charm young Jeanne, he starts penning letters under his name, getting more and more involved in the pretense and kicking off the idea for his 1897 masterpiece Cyrano de Bergerac.

Freddie Fox, Henry Goodman, Josie Lawrence And Chizzy Akudolu Will Lead The UK Premie Photo Freddie Fox, Henry Goodman, Josie Lawrence And Chizzy Akudolu Will Lead The UK Premiere Of EDMOND DE BERGERAC
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2019

Edmond de Bergerac, Alexis Michalik's hilarious comedy and French theatre phenomenon, will have its UK premiere at Birmingham Repertory Theatre from 15 30 March with a star cast led by Freddie Fox as Edmond Rostand, alongside Henry Goodman as Constant Coquelin, Josie Lawrence as Sarah Bernhardt and Chizzy Akudolu as Maria.

Freddie Fox, Henry Goodman, Josie Lawrence And Chizzy Akudolu Will Lead The UK Premie Photo Freddie Fox, Henry Goodman, Josie Lawrence And Chizzy Akudolu Will Lead The UK Premiere Of EDMOND DE BERGERAC
by Stephi Wild - Feb 28, 2019

Edmond de Bergerac, Alexis Michalik's hilarious comedy and French theatre phenomenon, will have its UK premiere at Birmingham Repertory Theatre from 15 30 March with a star cast led by Freddie Fox as Edmond Rostand, alongside Henry Goodman as Constant Coquelin, Josie Lawrence as Sarah Bernhardt and Chizzy Akudolu as Maria.

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For Sheffield Theatres' KISS ME, KATE Photo Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For Sheffield Theatres' KISS ME, KATE
by Stephi Wild - Nov 20, 2018

Sheffield Theatres presents Paul Foster's major revival of Kiss Me, Kate.

Full Cast Announced For Sheffield Theatres' Christmas Musical KISS ME, KATE Photo Full Cast Announced For Sheffield Theatres' Christmas Musical KISS ME, KATE
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2018

Artistic Director of Sheffield Theatres, Robert Hastie, today announces the full cast for Paul Foster's major revival of Kiss Me, Kate. Foster directs Delroy Atkinson (Gangster 1), Edward Baker-Duly (Fred), Cindy Belliot (Hattie), John Conroy (Baptista), Dafydd Emyr (Harrison Howell), Dex Lee (Bill), Rebecca Lock (Lilli), Ross McLaren (Gremio), Joel Montague (Gangster 2), Adam Rhys-Charles (Hortensio), Amy Ellen Richardson (Lois), Matthew Whennell-Clark (Ralph) and Layton Williams (Paul), with Jessica Buckby, Ronan Burns, Louis Gaunt, Ruby Greenwood, Tash Holway (also Assistant Choreographer and Dance Captain), Jennifer Louise Jones, Bobbie Little, Emmanuele N'Zuzi, Simon Oskarsson and Clancy Ryan. The production opens on 12 December, with previews from 7 December, and runs until 12 January 2019.

Full Casting Announced for SYLVIA at the Old Vic Photo Full Casting Announced for SYLVIA at the Old Vic
by Stephi Wild - May 24, 2018

The Old Vic today announces the cast of SYLVIA, which will have its world premiere at The Old Vic on 11 September, with previews from 3 September. The cast includes Delroy Atkinson, Carly Bawden, Verity Blyth, John Dagleish, Jade Hackett, Todd Holdsworth, Izuka Hoyle, Beverley Knight, Genesis Lynea, Jaye Marshall, Tachia Newall, Maria Omakinwa, Karl Queensborough, Ross Sands, Witney White and Elliotte Williams-N'Dure.

BWW Review: PRESENT LAUGHTER, Chichester Festival Theatre Photo BWW Review: PRESENT LAUGHTER, Chichester Festival Theatre
by Fiona Scott - Apr 27, 2018

Noel Coward's comic play Present Laughter is said to be his most autobiographical work, dealing with the complexities of a life of fame in the theatre world. It tells of the mischief and misery of actor Garry Essendine (an anagram of 'neediness', as the programme note points out), his household staff and close circle of friends and lovers.

Full Cast Announced For PRESENT LAUGHTER At Chichester Festival Theatre Photo Full Cast Announced For PRESENT LAUGHTER At Chichester Festival Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Mar 14, 2018

The full company is announced today for the opening production of Chichester's Festival 2018, Noel Coward's PRESENT LAUGHTER. Directed by Sean Foley, the cast is led by Rufus Hound as Garry Essendine, Katherine Kingsley as Liz Essendine and Tracy-Ann Oberman as Monica Reed.

Christmas at the Lyric Hammersmith: DICK WHITTINGTON AND HIS CAT and RAYMOND BRIGGS' FATHER CHRISTMAS
by Anna Bencivengo - Oct 27, 2014

After the record-breaking success of last year's Christmas season, this Winter the Lyric Hammersmith will stage two productions that are sure to delight festive audiences. Lyric pantomime returns to the Main House with Dick Whittington and his Cat, and family favourite Raymond Briggs' Father Christmas flies back to charm and thrill under 6s in the Lyric Studio.

Don Warrington & Dona Croll to Star in ALL MY SONS at Talawa Theatre; Full Cast Announced
by Tyler Peterson - Aug 8, 2013

This autumn Talawa Theatre Company and the Royal Exchange Theatre will present a major revival of ALL MY SONS by Arthur Miller. The production will star two of the country's most distinguished actors - Don Warrington MBE (RISING DAMP, DEATH IN PARADISE) as Joe and Doña Croll (CASUALTY, DOCTORS) as Kate, and will run from Wednesday 25 September to Saturday 26 October 2013.

Photo Flash: SHREK Opens in the West End!
by Jessica Lewis - Jun 15, 2011

Yesterday, June 14, 2011 SHREK The Musical opened at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane after beginning previews on May 6, 2011. SHREK THE MUSICAL stars Nigel Lindsay as Shrek, Richard Blackwood as Donkey, Nigel Harman as Lord Farquaad and Amanda Holden as Princess Fiona. The company also includes Delroy Atkinson, Amy Beadel, Stephanie Bron, Dean Chisnall, Jon-Scott Clark, Ste Clough, Lee William-Davis, Ross Dawes, Lucie Downer, Alice Fearn, Michelle Francis, Ashley E Hale, Rosanna Hyland, Bradley Jaden, Aaron Lee Lambert, Emma Lindars, Grant Murphy, Spencer O'Brien, Landi Oshinowo, Damien Poole, Stuart Matthew Price, Jacqui Sanchez, Jonathan Stewart, Leigh-Anne Stone, Lucy Tapp, Karli Vale and Michael Watson. Check out the arrivals and after party red carpet photos from the big evening below!

Shrek The Musical Previews Begin Today at the Theatre Royal
by Gabrielle Sierra - May 6, 2011

SHREK THE MUSICAL® begins preview performances at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane this Friday May 6, 2011. SHREK THE MUSICAL® stars Nigel Lindsay as Shrek, Richard Blackwood as Donkey, Nigel Harman as Lord Farquaad and Amanda Holden as Princess Fiona.

Photo Flash: First Look at West End SHREK Cast!
by Nicole Rosky - May 3, 2011

Opening at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane on May 6, 2011, SHREK THE MUSICAL® will star Nigel Lindsay as Shrek, Richard Blackwood as Donkey, Nigel Harman as Lord Farquaad and Amanda Holden as Princess Fiona. The company will also include: Delroy Atkinson, Amy Beadel, Stephanie Bron, Dean Chisnall, Jon-Scott Clark, Ste Clough, Lee William-Davis, Ross Dawes, Lucie Downer, Alice Fearn, Michelle Francis, Ashley E Hale, Rosanna Hyland, Bradley Jaden, Aaron Lee Lambert, Emma Lindars, Grant Murphy, Spencer O'Brien, Landi Oshinowo, Damien Poole, Stuart Matthew Price, Jacqui Sanchez, Jonathan Stewart, Leigh-Anne Stone, Lucy Tapp, Karli Vale and Michael Watson.

Full Cast Announced for West End SHREK!
by Robert Diamond - Feb 22, 2011

DreamWorks Theatricals and Neal Street Productions announced full casting for the West End production of SHREK THE MUSICAL®.

JIHAD! THE MUSICAL Closes at Jermyn Street Theatre 2/6
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2010

Jihad! The Musical will play its final performance at the Jermyn Street Theatre on February 6, 2010.

AVENUE Q Opens 5th Year in the West End with New Home & Cast
by Jessica Lewis - Feb 1, 2010

After a hugely successful run at the Gielgud, the eternally popular musical Avenue Q will move to the Wyndham's (almost back to where it started at the Noel Coward in 2005). The 'Pant Wettingly Funny' show will continue performances at the Wyndham's from March 19, booking until the end of September 2010 - marking Avenue Q's fifth year in London's West End. Due to the change in theatre programming Stephen Daldry's multi award-winning production of An Inspector Calls will close a week early on Saturday 13 March to facilitate the transfer of Avenue Q to the Wyndham's.

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