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Bio:
Theatre includes: DI Hyatt in A Very Expensive Poison (Old Vic), Harry in Company (West End), Charles Ingram in Quiz (West End/Chichester Festival Theatre), Against (Almeida), Mr Snow in Carousel (ENO), Nicely Nicely Johnson in Guys and Dolls, (West End, Olivier Award nomination for his ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Theatre includes: DI Hyatt in A Very Expensive Poison (Old Vic), Harry in Company (West End), Charles Ingram in Quiz (West End/Chichester Festival Theatre), Against (Almeida), Mr Snow in Carousel (ENO), Nicely Nicely Johnson in Guys and Dolls, (West End, Olivier Award nomination for his ... (read complete bio)
WATCH: Melanie La Barrie, Gavin Spokes & More Featured in LIGHTS OUT: HOW THE WEST EN Photo WATCH: Melanie La Barrie, Gavin Spokes & More Featured in LIGHTS OUT: HOW THE WEST END WENT DARK Documentary
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 22, 2021

Mikey Worrall has created documentary about the West End shutdown in 2020, as told by actors from six of the biggest West End shows: Hamilton, Come From Away, Wicked, The Prince of Egypt, The Phantom of the Opera and & Juliet.

Listen: Ramin Karimloo, Michael Ball, Lea Salonga, and More Sing for MUSICALS: THE GR Photo Listen: Ramin Karimloo, Michael Ball, Lea Salonga, and More Sing for MUSICALS: THE GREATEST SHOW on BBC Radio 2
by Nicole Rosky - Feb 4, 2021

Just last week, BBC Radio 2 and BBC One aired  Musicals: The Greatest Show- a celebration of the nation's favorite songs and performers from the world of musical theatre. Hosted on radio and television by multi-award winning performer Sheridan Smith, it put the songs, the shows, and the stars, back on stage at the world famous London Palladium. 

BBC Radio 2 and BBC One's MUSICALS: THE GREATEST SHOW Airs Tonight, Featuring Ramin K Photo BBC Radio 2 and BBC One's MUSICALS: THE GREATEST SHOW Airs Tonight, Featuring Ramin Karimloo, Michael Ball, Lea Salonga, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jan 31, 2021

BBC Radio 2 and BBC One have announced a show direct from the West End, the US and beyond, featuring a glittering cast of UK and international stars performing songs from the musicals in Musicals: The Greatest Show.

BBC Radio 2 and BBC One Announce MUSICALS: THE GREATEST SHOW, Featuring Ramin Karimlo Photo BBC Radio 2 and BBC One Announce MUSICALS: THE GREATEST SHOW, Featuring Ramin Karimloo, Michael Ball, Lea Salonga, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jan 22, 2021

BBC Radio 2 and BBC One have announced a show direct from the West End, the US and beyond, featuring a glittering cast of UK and international stars performing songs from the musicals in Musicals: The Greatest Show.

HAMILTON Will Return to the West End in May 2021 Photo HAMILTON Will Return to the West End in May 2021
by Stephi Wild - Dec 18, 2020

Hamilton will make its return to the West End next year! According to the show's official social media accounts, the hit musical returns to the Victoria Palace Theatre in May 2021.

Casting Announced For THE SHOW MUST GO ON! LIVE At The Palace Theatre - Sam Tutty, La Photo Casting Announced For THE SHOW MUST GO ON! LIVE At The Palace Theatre - Sam Tutty, Layton Williams, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 27, 2020

After a record breaking on-sale and due to phenomenal public demand, THE SHOW MUST GO ON! LIVE AT THE PALACE THEATRE will play a further two dates and will now run from 11th to the 15th November.

Photo Flash: The Royal Mint Partners With HAMILTON For King George III Commemorative  Photo Photo Flash: The Royal Mint Partners With HAMILTON For King George III Commemorative Coin
by Stephi Wild - Jan 28, 2020

The Royal Mint celebrates the life and legacy of Britain's longest-reigning King, George III, with a special commemorative £5 coin to mark 200 years since his death.

New West End Casting Announced For HAMILTON Photo New West End Casting Announced For HAMILTON
by Stephi Wild - Oct 15, 2019

New casting has been announced for the multi award-winning West End production of HAMILTON as the show enters its third year at the Victoria Palace Theatre. Also announced is the release of further tickets with the show now booking in London to 28 March 2020.

Review Roundup:  A VERY EXPENSIVE POISON At The Old Vic Photo Review Roundup: A VERY EXPENSIVE POISON At The Old Vic
by Review Roundups - Sep 6, 2019

The Old Vic today presents Lucy Prebble's new play A Very Expensive Poison, based on the book by Luke Harding and directed by John Crowley.

BWW Review: A VERY EXPENSIVE POISON, Old Vic Photo BWW Review: A VERY EXPENSIVE POISON, Old Vic
by Marianka Swain - Sep 6, 2019

How theatre should, or should not, be addressing Brexit is a constant topic of conversation. But while Lucy Prebble's phenomenal new work - a combination of horror, espionage thriller, love story and satire, with dazzlingly theatrical framing - doesn't centre around the B world, it is, unquestionably, the play for the present moment.

THE DOCTOR Leads August's Top 10 New London Shows Photo THE DOCTOR Leads August's Top 10 New London Shows
by Marianka Swain - Jul 21, 2019

London is never short of temptations, whether splashy West End shows, epic dramas or bold fringe offerings. From Robert Icke's latest to Fleabag, Evita and witchy adventures, here are some of this month's most eye-catching openings. Don't forget to check back for BroadwayWorld's reviews, interviews and features!

Rialto Chatter: Could COMPANY Be Coming To Broadway With Patti LuPone Next Season? Photo Rialto Chatter: Could COMPANY Be Coming To Broadway With Patti LuPone Next Season?
by Alan Henry - Jul 8, 2019

Could COMPANY be making the way to Broadway next season with Patti LuPone recreating her award winner performance of Joanne?

The Old Vic Announces Casting For Lucy Prebble's A VERY EXPENSIVE POISON Photo The Old Vic Announces Casting For Lucy Prebble's A VERY EXPENSIVE POISON
by Marianka Swain - Jul 5, 2019

The Old Vic today announces casting for Lucy Prebble's new play A Very Expensive Poison, based on the book by Luke Harding and directed by John Crowley. The cast includes Thomas Arnold, Tom Brooke, MyAnna Buring, Callum Coates, Marc Graham, Amanda Hadingue, Yasmine Holness-Dove, Lloyd Hutchinson, Robyn Moore, Peter Polycarpou, Sarah Seggari, Michael Shaeffer, Reece Shearsmith, Gavin Spokes and Bea Svistunenko. A Very Expensive Poison opens at The Old Vic on 5 September with previews from 20 August.

Rialto Chatter: Marianne Elliot COMPANY Currently 'In Talks' For Broadway Transfer Photo Rialto Chatter: Marianne Elliot COMPANY Currently 'In Talks' For Broadway Transfer
by Rialto Chatter - Jun 27, 2019

Marianne Elliot's acclaimed gender bent production of Stephen Sondheimn and George Furth's Company, is currently in talks for a Broadway transfer.

Matthew Kelly Completes CAROUSEL Concert Cast Photo Matthew Kelly Completes CAROUSEL Concert Cast
by Stephi Wild - May 14, 2019

Final casting has been announced for the upcoming concert performance of Rodgers & Hammerstein's iconic musical CAROUSEL for one night only at Cadogan Hall on Sunday 19th May.

Patricia Routledge Joins CAROUSEL Concert Photo Patricia Routledge Joins CAROUSEL Concert
by Stephi Wild - May 3, 2019

Dame Patricia Routledge has been announced for the upcoming concert performance of Rodgers & Hammerstein's iconic musical CAROUSEL for one night only at Cadogan Hall on Sunday 19th May. She will play the role of the Narrator.

VIDEO: Patti LuPone and More Talk Reimagining COMPANY for the West End Photo VIDEO: Patti LuPone and More Talk Reimagining COMPANY for the West End
by Alan Henry - Apr 4, 2019

The world is gearing up to watch the biggest night in London Theatre, The Olivier Awards! In anticipation, watch below as Patti LuPone, Rosalie Craig, Jonathan Bailey, and Richard Fleeshman talk reimagining this show in this revolutionary West End production.

Physical Cast Recording Of West End COMPANY Drops Today Photo Physical Cast Recording Of West End COMPANY Drops Today
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 22, 2019

Marianne Elliot's acclaimed revival of Stephen Sondheim's COMPANY will get a physical cast recording release today!

VIDEO: Watch the Full COMPANY Episode of DOCUMENTARY NOW! Photo VIDEO: Watch the Full COMPANY Episode of DOCUMENTARY NOW!
by Stephi Wild - Feb 28, 2019

The Stephen Sondheim-themed episode of Documentary Now!, parodying D.A. Pennebaker's classic making-of Company documentary, aired last night! The episode, titled 'Original Cast Album: Co-Op,' can be watched in full here!

Patti LuPone Covers Set Breakdown During Performance of COMPANY Photo Patti LuPone Covers Set Breakdown During Performance of COMPANY
by Julie Musbach - Feb 8, 2019

Last night's performance of Company in London encountered quite a hiccup when the set broke down and a cover performer took ill. Patti LuPone brought her show-must-go-on spirit to the audience and performed a quick number.

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