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Casting Announced For COPPELIA by KVN Dance Company at The Cockpit Theatre Photo Casting Announced For COPPELIA by KVN Dance Company at The Cockpit Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jul 22, 2021

Performing in the role of Dr Coppelius is Micheal Downing whose credits include music videos for international popstars Olly Murs, MK and Becky Hill and who recently received rave reviews for his performances in Peter and the Wolf at the Hackney Empire. He is joined by Marina Fraser as Swanhilder, who has danced with The Royal Ballet, English National Ballet and the Viviana Durante Company, and Danny Fogarty as Franz, who recently appeared in the hugely successful Netflix period drama Bridgerton.

KVN Dance Company Presents COPPELIA at The Cockpit in September Photo KVN Dance Company Presents COPPELIA at The Cockpit in September
by Stephi Wild - Jun 14, 2021

For Coppelia Kevan Allen will expand and develop the existing story, delving deeper into the background of the characters and immersing the audience into the sometimes-unsettling mind of Dr Coppelius.

The Best Of Rock Musicals Returns To Eventim Apollo Photo The Best Of Rock Musicals Returns To Eventim Apollo
by Stephi Wild - Jan 24, 2020

On Sunday 14 June 2020 at London's Eventim Apollo, Hammersmith, there will be two more concerts of The Best of Rock Musicals for the benefit of the Starlight Children's Foundation.

BWW Review: THE MUSIC OF THE NIGHT, Royal Albert Hall Photo BWW Review: THE MUSIC OF THE NIGHT, Royal Albert Hall
by Debbie Gilpin - Nov 7, 2019

Following on from their celebration of all things Queen in October, the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra last night returned to the Royal Albert Hall for a night of modern musical magic. Conducted by Richard Balcombe, the orchestra performed an incredible range of songs from modern-day shows - ranging from screen-to-stage adaptations and jukebox hits, to completely original musicals. Stage star Bonnie Langford (currently in the West End production of 9 to 5) was there to oversee the evening's events, and was joined by soloists Alex Gaumond, Celinde Schoenmaker, Louise Dearman and Ben Forster, as well as the ArtsEd Ensemble.

Judy Kuhn, Rob Houchen, and More Join THE BEST OF...ROCK MUSICALS - Full Cast Announc Photo Judy Kuhn, Rob Houchen, and More Join THE BEST OF...ROCK MUSICALS - Full Cast Announced!
by Stephi Wild - Feb 20, 2019

On Sunday 12 May 2019 at London's Eventim Apollo, Hammersmith, there will be two concerts of The Best of… Rock Musicals for the benefit of The Charlie Waller Memorial Trust. It will be the 20th Anniversary production from the same team who for the last 19 years have presented The Night of 1000 Voices at the Royal Albert Hall and elsewhere.

Wayne Sleep Dances Into Cambridge For This Year¬Ļs Family Pantomime ALADDIN Photo Wayne Sleep Dances Into Cambridge For This Year¬Ļs Family Pantomime ALADDIN
by Stephi Wild - Oct 4, 2018

World-renowned ballet dancer, choreographer and TV personality Wayne Sleep OBE will lead the cast of its 2018 family pantomime, Aladdin, in the role of Abanazar from 29 November to 6 January 2019.

Cariou And Van Outen To Join Headley For THE NIGHT OF 1000 STARS On May 5
by Carrie Dunn - Feb 1, 2013

Stars confirmed from London's West End include Heather Headley and Debbie Kurup (The Bodyguard), Denise van Outen and Tiffany Graves (Chicago), Katie Rowley-Jones (Wicked), Alex Bourne (Kiss Me Kate) Ian Knauer (Mamma Mia!), Marcus Lovett, Shona Lindsay and Tabitha Webb (The Phantom of the Opera) and Kristen Beth Williams (Top Hat). From Europe, Denmark's leading man, Christian Lund; from the US, Jason Robert Brown (Parade), Kenneth Nichols (Show Boat) and Broadway Legend and TV star Len Cariou (Blue Bloods on SKY Atlantic).