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BWW Review: WHISTLE DOWN THE WIND, Union Theatre Photo BWW Review: WHISTLE DOWN THE WIND, Union Theatre
by Gary Naylor - Dec 11, 2019

Sasha Regan revisits her 2015 production of the 1996 musical to deliver a splendid show for Christmas, with a relevance and harder edge that was missing a little four long years ago.

The Tabard Theatre Announces STIG OF THE DUMP as Christmas and New Year Show Photo The Tabard Theatre Announces STIG OF THE DUMP as Christmas and New Year Show
by Paul Smith - Nov 27, 2018

The Tabard Theatre is proud to announce another literary classic, Stig of the Dump as its Christmas and New Year show.

Full Cast Announced for EXPOSURE THE MUSICAL at St James Theatre
by Marianka Swain - May 31, 2016

The full cast has been announced for Exposure The Musical - Life Through A Lens. It runs at St. James Theatre, for a limited season, from 16 July until 27 August 2016, with press night on Thursday 28 July 2016. 

Alex James Ellison To Launch Debut Single CHOCOLATE BAR, Phoenix Artist Club, May 17
by Robert Gould - May 6, 2015

Robert Gould reports for BWW on the launch of Alex James Ellison's debut single 'Chocolate Bar'.

The WEST END BIG BUSK at Cardinal Place Victoria, March 26
by Robert Gould - Mar 14, 2015

Robert Gould reports on Live And Acoustic's West End Big Busk charity event in aid of the homeless charity The Passage in Victoria on Thursday March 26.

BWW Reviews: GODS AND MONSTERS, Southwark Playhouse, February 10 2015
by Gary Naylor - Feb 11, 2015

Gary Naylor sees a fascinating, powerful play that examines the life of cult Hollywood director James Whale, a man wrestling with a past and present that grants him no comfort at the end of a long and fulfilling life.

Photo Flash: First Look at Ian Gelder and Will Austin in GODS AND MONSTERS at Southwark Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2015

Ian Gelder - Kevan Lannister in the epic TV drama series Game of Thrones - is to play Frankenstein director James Whale and Will Austin is gardener Clayton Boone, who becomes the object of Whale's obsession, in the world premiere of Gods and Monsters at Southwark Playhouse. Gods and Monsters, directed by Russell Labey, produced by Danielle Tarento, will receive its world premiere in a five-week season now through Saturday 7 March. Press night is 10 February. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the stars onstage below!

Photo Flash: Will Austin and James Whale Lead GODS AND MONSTERS, Beginning Tonight at Southwark Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2015

Will Austin stars as gardener Clayton Boone, who becomes the object of Frankenstein director James Whale's obsession in the world premiere of GODS AND MONSTERS. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the stars!

BWW Reviews: WHISTLE DOWN THE WIND, Union Theatre, January 30 2015
by Gary Naylor - Jan 31, 2015

Gary Naylor sees a fine, serious, thought-provoking production of the classic late 50s story anchored by splendid music and a marvellous central performance.

MISS SAIGON's Eva Noblezada & Rachelle Ann Go to Perform at 15th Annual WHATSONSTAGE Awards
by Tyler Peterson - Jan 22, 2015

WhatsOnStage today announce that Miss Saigon's Eva Noblezada and Rachelle Ann Go will perform The Movie In My Mind at the 15th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards at the Prince of Wales Theatre on 15 February 2015.

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at Will Austin and James Whale in GODS AND MONSTERS at Southwark Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2015

Will Austin stars as gardener Clayton Boone, who becomes the object of Frankenstein director James Whale's obsession in the world premiere of GODS AND MONSTERS. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the stars!

Ian Gelder & Will Austin to Lead GODS AND MONSTERS at Southwark Playhouse; Full Cast Confirmed
by Tyler Peterson - Jan 5, 2015

Ian Gelder - Kevan Lannister in the epic TV drama series Game of Thrones - is to play Frankenstein director James Whale and Will Austin is gardener Clayton Boone, who becomes the object of Whale's obsession, in the world premiere of Gods and Monsters at Southwark Playhouse.

Producer Danielle Tarento to Present World Premiere of GODS AND MONSTERS at Southwark Playhouse
by Tyler Peterson - Dec 8, 2014

With her production of DOGFIGHT nominated Best Musical in the recent Evening Standard Awards (her leading actress, Laura Jane Matthewman won Best Emerging Talent), and with rehearsals underway for the European premiere of Jerry Herman's 1979 Broadway musical, The Grand Tour, which opens at the Finborough Theatre on January 1, producer Danielle Tarento today announces the world premiere of GODS AND MONSTERS.

THE RAGGED CHILD, THE HIRED MAN and BRASS Make Up 2014 Season at National Youth Music Theatre
by Diana Heisroth - Apr 11, 2014

National Youth Music Theatre will present an exciting season of work for summer 2014, including a new commission to commemorate the centenary of the outbreak of the Great War. The company of over 150 actors, musicians, creative and backstage teams aged between 11 and 23 will stage The Ragged Child at the Rose Theatre, Kingston (23 - 27 July), The Hired Man at the St. James Theatre, London (13 - 16 August) and Brass at the City Varieties Music Hall, Leeds (20 - 23 August).

Frances Ruffelle, Paul Potts & More Set for CoppaFeel's BUSTING TO SING Concert, 3/31
by Tyler Peterson - Feb 21, 2014

Breast cancer awareness charity, CoppaFeel! have announced a one off gala concert, 'Busting to Sing', at The Palace Theatre on Monday, March 31, 2014 at 7.30pm.

Photo Flash: Curtain Call & After Party for TORCH SONG TRILOGY Opening Night Feat. David Bedella
by BWW - Jun 13, 2012

Last night was opening night for the revival of Torch Song Trilogy at the Menier Chocolate Factory, London. Check out these photographs of the cast, including leading man David Bedella, during their curtain call and after-show party.

THIRD FLOOR Plays Trafalgar Studios 2, Previews October 11
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2011

Jason Hall's new play THIRD FLOOR will receive its European premiere at Trafalgar Studios 2 on Thursday 13 October, previewing from 11 October, for a limited season ending on 5 November.

THIRD FLOOR Plays Trafalgar Studios 2, Previews October 11
by Gabrielle Sierra - Aug 16, 2011

Jason Hall's new play THIRD FLOOR will receive its European premiere at Trafalgar Studios 2 on Thursday 13 October, previewing from 11 October, for a limited season ending on 5 November.

THIRD FLOOR To Receive Premiere At Trafalgar Studios, From Oct 13
by Carrie Dunn - Aug 16, 2011

Jason Hall's new play THIRD FLOOR will receive its European premiere at Trafalgar Studios 2 on Thursday 13 October, previewing from 11 October, for a limited season ending on 5 November. This new thriller, a hilarious and unsettling look at urban living today, will be directed by Russell Labey and will star Craig Gazey and Emily Head.

BWW Reviews: SPRING AWAKENING, International Youth Arts Festival, July 7 2011
by Carrie Dunn - Jul 7, 2011

Our reviewer reports back from the Royal Gala night

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