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Full Cast Announced for World Premiere Production of LOOKING GOOD DEAD Starring Adam  Photo Full Cast Announced for World Premiere Production of LOOKING GOOD DEAD Starring Adam Woodyatt & Gaynor Faye
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 9, 2021

As rehearsals begin this week,¬†Peter James¬†and producer¬†Joshua Andrews¬†have announced full casting for the World Premiere stage production of the¬†Peter James¬†best-selling novel¬†‚ÄúLOOKING GOOD DEAD‚ÄĚ.¬†

VIDEO: LAST FIVE YEARS' Molly Lynch & Oli Higginson Visit Backstage LIVE with Richard Photo VIDEO: LAST FIVE YEARS' Molly Lynch & Oli Higginson Visit Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now!
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - May 22, 2021

Watch below as he chats with West End stars Molly Lynch and Oli Higginson, who appear in Aria Entertainment's The Last Five Years, which is now available to stream on Broadway HD! The musical will run at the Vaudeville Theatre from September 17 through October 13.

Gaynor Faye To Join Adam Woodyatt In LOOKING GOOD DEAD Photo Gaynor Faye To Join Adam Woodyatt In LOOKING GOOD DEAD
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 11, 2021

TV and Stage star Gaynor Faye will play Kellie Bryce in the World Premiere stage production of the Peter James best-selling novel ‚ÄúLOOKING GOOD DEAD‚ÄĚ.

THE LAST FIVE YEARS, SATURDAY CHURCH, AN AMERICAN IN PARIS and More to Stream in May Photo THE LAST FIVE YEARS, SATURDAY CHURCH, AN AMERICAN IN PARIS and More to Stream in May
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 26, 2021

BroadwayHD today announced their diverse lineup of new content, from musical classics to visually innovative new favorites.  On May 1st, the Academy Award Best Picture winner An American in Paris starring Gene Kelly dances its way onto the platform, while theater spectacle Over There starring Harry and Luke Treadaway, joins the library on May 6th.

THE LAST FIVE YEARS Will Transfer to The West End in September Photo THE LAST FIVE YEARS Will Transfer to The West End in September
by Stephi Wild - Apr 12, 2021

After a critically acclaimed run at Southwark Playhouse last year and a highly successful worldwide stream with stream.theatre, Jason Robert Brown's Drama Desk Award-winning musical, The Last Five Years, will play a limited season at the Vaudeville Theatre, previewing from 17 September, with an opening night on 23 September and running until 13 October 2021. 

The Mill at Sonning Secures £448,580 From The Culture Recovery Fund and Announces Fi Photo The Mill at Sonning Secures £448,580 From The Culture Recovery Fund and Announces Five In-House Productions
by Stephi Wild - Apr 7, 2021

The Mill at Sonning, the UK's only dinner theatre, has received a grant of £448,550 from the Government's £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund to help the organisation recover and reopen.

Jonathan O'Boyle Appointed As ArtsEd Director Of The School Of Musical Theatre Photo Jonathan O'Boyle Appointed As ArtsEd Director Of The School Of Musical Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Mar 26, 2021

ArtsEd has announced the appointment of Jonathan O'Boyle to the role of Director of the School of Musical Theatre, effective November this year. 

2021 Off West End Award Winners Announced Photo 2021 Off West End Award Winners Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 22, 2021

In this ‚Äėspecial circumstances‚Äô year, the Offies 2021 Awards Ceremony celebrated the creativity and resilience of our artists in fringe, alternative and independent theatre in a time of crisis who have found new ways to produce fresh and inventive work for thousands of stay-at-home audiences.

THE LAST FIVE YEARS, F*CK 7TH GRADE, and More Come to Broadway on Demand Photo THE LAST FIVE YEARS, F*CK 7TH GRADE, and More Come to Broadway on Demand
by Stephi Wild - Feb 10, 2021

Broadway On Demand will several special events perfect for at-home celebrations of Galentine's Day, Palentine's Day and/or Valentine's Day, including Jill Sobule's one woman show from City Theatre F*ck 7th Grade and the Southwark Playhouse production of Jason Robert Brown's Drama Desk Award-winning musical, The Last Five Years.

Southwark Playhouse's THE LAST FIVE YEARS to Stream Thanksgiving Weekend Photo Southwark Playhouse's THE LAST FIVE YEARS to Stream Thanksgiving Weekend
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 18, 2020

Broadway On Demand will present the first-ever streamed production of Jason Robert Brown's Drama Desk Award-winning musical, The Last Five Years, recorded live at the Southwark Playhouse, for five performances only this Thanksgiving weekend, Thursday, November 26 - Sunday, November 29 only on Broadway On Demand.

Southwark Playhouse to Present CONSTELLATIONS Starring Ronk√°ļĻ Ad√©kolu√°ļĻjo and Oliv Photo Southwark Playhouse to Present CONSTELLATIONS Starring Ronk√°ļĻ Ad√©kolu√°ļĻjo and Oliver Johnstone
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 29, 2020

Lockwood Henderson Productions will present the first London revival of 'Constellations' by Nick Payne¬†at Southwark Playhouse,¬†directed by Jonathan O'Boyle, and starring¬†RonkŠļĻ Ad√©koluŠļĻjo and Oliver Johnstone. The play will run¬†Thursday 26 November - Saturday 19 December, 2020.

Review Roundup: THE LAST FIVE YEARS Opens at The Southwark Playhouse Photo Review Roundup: THE LAST FIVE YEARS Opens at The Southwark Playhouse
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 9, 2020

The production is directed by Jonathan O'Boyle and stars Molly Lynch and Oli Higginson. It is produced by Katy Lipson for Aria Entertainment in association with Edward Prophet and People Entertainment Group.

George and Amal Clooney Help Save The Mill at Sonning Photo George and Amal Clooney Help Save The Mill at Sonning
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 9, 2020

The Daily Mail has reported that George and Amal Clooney have helped save the Mill at Sonning after it was shut down due to the ongoing pandemic by donating to the venue. The Mill at Sonning is now set to reopen on October 30th.

Southwark Playhouse's Production Of THE LAST FIVE YEARS Will Stream Globally Photo Southwark Playhouse's Production Of THE LAST FIVE YEARS Will Stream Globally
by Stephi Wild - Oct 9, 2020

The current production of The Last Five Years now playing at Southwark Playhouse until 14 November confirms it has been filmed and will be released worldwide over 5 days via new platform stream.theatre.

The Mill at Sonning to Re-Open its Theatre, Announces In-House Theatre Productions fo Photo The Mill at Sonning to Re-Open its Theatre, Announces In-House Theatre Productions for 2021
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 7, 2020

After nine months in lockdown, The Mill at Sonning, the UK's only dinner theatre, is to re-open its theatre on 30 October with a winter season of comedy, magic, cabarets and plays.

BWW Review: THE LAST FIVE YEARS, Southwark Playhouse Photo BWW Review: THE LAST FIVE YEARS, Southwark Playhouse
by Caroline Cronin - Oct 6, 2020

Jason Robert Brown's The Last Five Years has a brilliantly problematic narrative - two souls taking us on a journey of their relationship, but one in chronological order (Jamie), and one in reverse (Cathy). Jonathan O'Boyle's version takes it to the upper echelons of directorial genius by creating an actor-muso production where the actors are entwined at all times through the music itself - and now, I can't imagine consuming this musical in any other way.

London Theatre Runway Offers Weekend Only Option for New Graduate Training Program Photo London Theatre Runway Offers Weekend Only Option for New Graduate Training Program
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 14, 2020

London Theatre Runway is a bespoke training and connectivity programme for performing arts graduates which will be based at Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre. With new Government advice allowing dance studios to open this month, the programme is due to begin in September with applications open until 27th July.

Natasha Barnes, Nathan Amzi and Mark Peachey Join BARD FROM THE BARN Photo Natasha Barnes, Nathan Amzi and Mark Peachey Join BARD FROM THE BARN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 6, 2020

The Barn Theatre have announced the extension and additional cast and creatives for their Shakespeare in lockdown series, Bard From The Barn.

Celebrate World Theatre Day With These Great Musical Performances Photo Celebrate World Theatre Day With These Great Musical Performances
by Marianka Swain - Mar 27, 2020

It may feel like a strange time to celebrate World Theatre Day, but while we can't gather together in person right now, we can still appreciate the incredible performances that have inspired us - and look forward to when theatres reopen and the shows can go on!

BWW Review: THE LAST FIVE YEARS, Southwark Playhouse Photo BWW Review: THE LAST FIVE YEARS, Southwark Playhouse
by Cindy Marcolina - Mar 5, 2020

Jason Robert Brown's The Last Five Years has come back to London after a stint in the West End in 2016 as an intimate and exceptionally touching production directed by Jonathan O'Boyle. The iconic musical follows Cathy and Jamie's five-year relationship through all the highs and lows of a natural, declining love story.

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