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Donovan Mannato

 
Bio:
A former entertainment lawyer, Donovan has run a successful financial advisory practice in New York City for more than 20 years. Together with Colin Ingram, Donovan's Broadway and West End productions of Ghost The Musical received three Tony Nominations and five Olivier nominations. Donovan also ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
A former entertainment lawyer, Donovan has run a successful financial advisory practice in New York City for more than 20 years. Together with Colin Ingram, Donovan's Broadway and West End productions of Ghost The Musical received three Tony Nominations and five Olivier nominations. Donovan also ... (read complete bio)
BACK TO THE FUTURE Extends Booking to 23 July Photo BACK TO THE FUTURE Extends Booking to 23 July
by Stephi Wild - Sep 14, 2022

Due to overwhelming demand, lead producer Colin Ingram, together with Robert Zemeckis and Bob Gale, the creators of the Back To The Future film trilogy, are delighted to announce that BACK TO THE FUTURE The Musical’s performances at the Adelphi Theatre in London’s West End will extend to 23 July 2023 as it celebrates its first Birthday.

GREASE Will End West End Run in Eight Weeks Photo GREASE Will End West End Run in Eight Weeks
by Stephi Wild - Sep 9, 2022

With only 8 weeks to go, Jim Jacobs & Warren Casey's iconic musical GREASE, has so far been seen by over 250,000 people in the West End making it the Dominion Theatre's most successful summer run since We Will Rock You. GREASE began previews on 3 May 2022 with an official opening on 17 May 2022. The musical last played the Dominion Theatre 26 years ago, closing in 1996, and was as popular and busy this time round, as it was then. 

Ben Joyce and Amber Davies Join the West End Cast of BACK TO THE FUTURE Photo Ben Joyce and Amber Davies Join the West End Cast of BACK TO THE FUTURE
by Stephi Wild - Jul 11, 2022

A new cast has been announced for  BACK TO THE FUTURE The Musical from 17 August 2022, as the show goes into its second year at the Adelphi Theatre in London's West End, currently booking to 12 February 2023.

Photos: Jason Donovan and Peter Andre in GREASE in the West End Photo Photos: Jason Donovan and Peter Andre in GREASE in the West End
by Grace Cutler - Jul 6, 2022

Australian star singer and actor Jason Donovan will play Teen Angel at certain performances in a new production of Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey’s iconic musical GREASE, which plays at the Dominion. Check out photos!

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of BACK TO THE FUTURE Perform on BRITAIN'S GOT TALENT Photo VIDEO: Watch the Cast of BACK TO THE FUTURE Perform on BRITAIN'S GOT TALENT
by Stephi Wild - Jun 1, 2022

The cast of Back to the Future The Musical led by Roger Bart took the stage last night on Britain's Got Talent! Check out the full performance video here!

BACK TO THE FUTURE Booking Extends to February 2023 Photo BACK TO THE FUTURE Booking Extends to February 2023
by Stephi Wild - May 31, 2022

Due to overwhelming demand, BACK TO THE FUTURE The Musical’s performances at the Adelphi Theatre in London’s West End will extend to 12 February 2023. Tickets on sale now. The critically acclaimed Olivier, WhatsOnStage and Broadway World Award-winning Best New Musical had its opening night in London on Monday 13 September 2021.  

BACK TO THE FUTURE Original Cast Recording Hits Top 5 of Official UK Compilation Char Photo BACK TO THE FUTURE Original Cast Recording Hits Top 5 of Official UK Compilation Chart
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 18, 2022

The producers of the award-winning Back to the Future the Musical have announced that the original cast recording has stormed into the top 5 of the Official UK Compilation Chart in the first week of release.

BACK TO THE FUTURE Cast Recording Now Available Photo BACK TO THE FUTURE Cast Recording Now Available
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 11, 2022

Sony Masterworks Broadway today releases the Original Cast Recording to BACK TO THE FUTURE - THE MUSICAL. The award-winning musical is currently running at the Adelphi Theatre in London’s West End and features new music by multi-Grammy winners Alan Silvestri and Glen Ballard alongside classic songs from the movie.  

New Production Of GREASE Will Open at the Dominion Theatre in May 2022 Photo New Production Of GREASE Will Open at the Dominion Theatre in May 2022
by Stephi Wild - Nov 18, 2021

Jim Jacobs & Warren Casey's iconic musical GREASE will return to the Dominion Theatre in London's West End, with new staging and choreography, opening on Tuesday 10 May 2022, with previews from Tuesday 3 May 2022.

BACK TO THE FUTURE The Musical Extends Booking Period in West End Photo BACK TO THE FUTURE The Musical Extends Booking Period in West End
by Stephi Wild - Sep 24, 2021

BACK TO THE FUTURE The Musical’s performances at the Adelphi Theatre in London’s West End will extend to 3 July 2022. Tickets on sale now. The musical, which had its opening night on Monday 13 September, has had an incredible reaction from the public and been rewarded with 5 star and 4 star reviews. 

BACK TO THE FUTURE THE MUSICAL Officially Opens; Michael J Fox Tributes the Cast Photo BACK TO THE FUTURE THE MUSICAL Officially Opens; Michael J Fox Tributes the Cast
by Stephi Wild - Sep 12, 2021

Michael J Fox was unable to travel to London to attend the opening night, but got to see the musical via video and shared a note with the cast.

Full Cast Announced For The UK Tour of GREASE Photo Full Cast Announced For The UK Tour of GREASE
by Stephi Wild - May 27, 2021

Dan Partridge will be reprising the role of Danny in Grease, having played the role on the UK and Ireland tour in 2019. Georgia Louise will play Sandy, with Paul French as Kenickie and Tendai Rinomhota as Rizzo. They are joined by Alex Christian as Doody, Josh Barnett as Roger, Inez Budd as Marty, Maeve Byrne as Jan, Marianna Neofitou as Frenchy, Corinna Powlesland as Miss Lynch and Cristian Zaccarini as Sonny.

BACK TO THE FUTURE THE MUSICAL to Resume West End Performances This August Photo BACK TO THE FUTURE THE MUSICAL to Resume West End Performances This August
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 15, 2021

BACK TO THE FUTURE The Musical will resume performances at the Adelphi Theatre in London's West End on 20 August 2021. 

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.

Video: Roger Bart Performs 'It Works!' from BACK TO THE FUTURE The Musical Photo Video: Roger Bart Performs 'It Works!' from BACK TO THE FUTURE The Musical
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 5, 2020

Get a sneak peek of Roger Bart as Doc Brown in Back to the Future the Musical as he performs, 'It Works!' a triumphant ode to scientific success.

Peter Andre Returns To UK Tour Of GREASE Photo Peter Andre Returns To UK Tour Of GREASE
by Stephi Wild - Jan 28, 2020

Following his success starring in the UK and Ireland tour in 2019, Peter Andre will star in the 2020 UK tour of the first new production in 25 years of Jim Jacobs & Warren Casey's iconic musical GREASE, at certain venues. As well as reprising the role of Teen Angel, Andre will also play Vince Fontaine and the Sergeant, joining the previously announced Dan Partridge as Danny Zuko. Further casting to be announced including who will be playing the role of Teen Angel, Vince Fontaine and the Sergeant when Peter Andre is not performing.

Full Cast Announced For BACK TO THE FUTURE THE MUSICAL Photo Full Cast Announced For BACK TO THE FUTURE THE MUSICAL
by Stephi Wild - Nov 14, 2019

Producer Colin Ingram and the creators of the film Back To The Future, Robert Zemeckis and Bob Gale, have announced the full cast for the world premiere of BACK TO THE FUTURE The Musical, which will open at the Manchester Opera House on 20 February 2020 for a strictly limited 12-week season, finishing on 17 May, prior to transferring to the West End.

Roger Bart Will Star In BACK TO THE FUTURE THE MUSICAL Photo Roger Bart Will Star In BACK TO THE FUTURE THE MUSICAL
by Stephi Wild - Oct 15, 2019

Tony Award winner, Roger Bart, will star as 'Dr Emmett Brown' in the world premiere of BACK TO THE FUTURE The Musical, which will open at the Manchester Opera House on 20 February 2020 for a strictly limited 12-week season, finishing on 17 May, prior to transferring to the West End. This comes on the day Christopher Lloyd, the original 'Dr Emmett Brown' in the Back to the Future film trilogy comes to Manchester to pass on the keys to the DeLorean Time Machine to Roger.

Photo Flash: Pink Cadillac Rolls Into Town in Honor of GREASE at the Birmingham Hippo Photo Photo Flash: Pink Cadillac Rolls Into Town in Honor of GREASE at the Birmingham Hippodrome
by Stephi Wild - Jul 19, 2019

This week, ahead of the arrival of the world's best-loved musical, GREASE a 1959 pink Cadillac rolled in to Birmingham's Brindley Place bringing those Summer Nights to the people of Brum.

Further Casting Announced For World Premiere Of BACK TO THE FUTURE The Musical Photo Further Casting Announced For World Premiere Of BACK TO THE FUTURE The Musical
by Stephi Wild - Jul 16, 2019

Producer Colin Ingram (Ghost - The Musical) and the creators of the film Back To The Future, Robert Zemeckis and Bob Gale, have announced the casting of 'George McFly', 'Lorraine Baines' and 'Goldie Wilson' in the world premiere of BACK TO THE FUTURE The Musical, which will open at the Manchester Opera House on 20 February 2020 for a strictly limited 12-week season, finishing on 17 May, prior to transferring to the West End. Hugh Coles will play 'George', Rosanna Hyland 'Lorraine' and Cedric Neal 'Goldie'. They will be joining the previously announced Olly Dobson as 'Marty McFly'.

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