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Full Cast Announced For MAMMA MIA! THE PARTY Photo Full Cast Announced For MAMMA MIA! THE PARTY
by Stephi Wild - Sep 8, 2021

The producers of MAMMA MIA! THE PARTY, London's premier themed dining experience, have announced the full cast are returning to the taverna following its closure in March 2020 because of the pandemic.

MAMMA MIA! THE PARTY Will Reopen on 1 October at The O2 London Photo MAMMA MIA! THE PARTY Will Reopen on 1 October at The O2 London
by Stephi Wild - May 26, 2021

MAMMA MIA! THE PARTY, London's premier themed dining experience, will open doors once again at The O2 London, from Friday 1 October 2021, currently booking through to Sunday 3 April 2022, promising to bring fun, spectacle and the escapism of a Greek Island holiday to the heart of the Capital this Autumn.

Dame Maggie Smith and Kathleen Turner Will Appear in Conversation With Gyles Brandret Photo Dame Maggie Smith and Kathleen Turner Will Appear in Conversation With Gyles Brandreth
by Stephi Wild - Feb 19, 2021

Academy Award winner Dame Maggie Smith and two time Golden Globe winner Kathleen Turner will be in conversation with broadcaster and actor Gyles Brandreth on 8th April 2021 for an online in conversation event.

Storyhouse Announces New Shows on Sale, Including EDUCATING RITA, MISS JULIE and More Photo Storyhouse Announces New Shows on Sale, Including EDUCATING RITA, MISS JULIE and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 15, 2020

Storyhouse is looking forward to 2021 with a must-see programme of classic comedy, thought-provoking drama and stand-up silliness. Newly announced shows include acclaimed touring productions of stage hits Educating Rita and The Greatest Play in the History of the World, the return of Miss Julie and major names from the world of comedy.

Sandi Toksvig To Star In the Globe Theatre's CHRISTMAS AT THE (SNOW) GLOBE Photo Sandi Toksvig To Star In the Globe Theatre's CHRISTMAS AT THE (SNOW) GLOBE
by Stephi Wild - Nov 18, 2020

This December, Sandi Toksvig will be bringing laughter, carols and the joy of Christmas from the Globe Theatre in an online film premiere of Christmas at the (Snow) Globe from Monday 21 December.

BBC and WOW Announce Online Women Of The World Festival Photo BBC and WOW Announce Online Women Of The World Festival
by Stephi Wild - May 13, 2020

The WOW Foundation has today announced a partnership with BBC Arts, as part of its Culture in Quarantine initiative, to curate a brand new digital WOW festival online.

Shakespeare's Globe Announces New Digital Content Photo Shakespeare's Globe Announces New Digital Content
by Stephi Wild - Mar 30, 2020

Shakespeare's Globe has been preparing a raft of new digital content to continue to engage its audiences with Shakespeare's works.

Matt Lucas Joins THE GREAT BRITISH BAKE OFF as Co-Host Photo Matt Lucas Joins THE GREAT BRITISH BAKE OFF as Co-Host
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 11, 2020

Deadline reports that 'Bridesmaids' star Matt Lucas will be the new host of The Great British Bake Off, replacing Sandi Toksvig.

Rupaul's Drag Race UK Stars The Vivienne and Baga Chipz Will Host Party On The Heath  Photo Rupaul's Drag Race UK Stars The Vivienne and Baga Chipz Will Host Party On The Heath - Kenwood House London
by Stephi Wild - Mar 6, 2020

Inaugural Ru Paul's Drag Race UK winner and finalist, The Vivienne and Baga Chipz, have been announced as the hosts for Party on the Heath, a brand new one-off pop-tastic celebration in association with Pride London on Thursday 18th June 2020.

Two Days Until Women Of The World Festival 2020 Photo Two Days Until Women Of The World Festival 2020
by Stephi Wild - Mar 4, 2020

WOW - Women of the World Festival is set to take place this week (Friday 6th a?" Sunday 8th March) at Southbank Centre for the 10th year in a row. The festival celebrating women and girls takes place across the International Women's Day weekend with a line-up of over 25 ticketed events featuring some of the world's most exciting performers, activists and voices. The festival also includes a packed sold out Day Pass programme on Friday and Saturday featuring dozens of panel discussions, workshops and performances.

KATE MOSSE AND FRIENDS: WOMEN'S VOICES THEN AND NOW Will Embark on UK Tour Photo KATE MOSSE AND FRIENDS: WOMEN'S VOICES THEN AND NOW Will Embark on UK Tour
by Stephi Wild - Feb 27, 2020

International bestselling author, Kate Mosse, OBE, will embark on a tour of the UK with Kate Mosse and Friends: Women's Voices Then and Now, to celebrate the UK publication of Kate's new major historical novel, The City of Tears. Kate will be joined by a different guest at each venue for a spell-binding evening celebrating women's voices, stories about love and betrayal, family and intrigue, history and landscape, war and loss, courage, revenge and a centuries long feud.

MAMMA MIA! THE PARTY is Now Booking Into 2021 Photo MAMMA MIA! THE PARTY is Now Booking Into 2021
by Stephi Wild - Feb 4, 2020

MAMMA MIA! THE PARTY, the new immersive theatrical and dining experience, now open at The O2 London, is extending its booking period to Sunday 28 March 2021 due to popular demand. New tickets will go on sale from 9.00am on Friday 7 February 2020.

Jess Phillips, Edward Enninful, and Toni Morrison Event Complete Line Up For WOW Fest Photo Jess Phillips, Edward Enninful, and Toni Morrison Event Complete Line Up For WOW Festival 2020
by Stephi Wild - Jan 16, 2020

The WOW Foundation has today announced the full line up for the 2020 10th anniversary Festival in London. British Vogue will present 'Forces for Change' with Editor-in-Chief Edward Enninful OBE. Forces for Change was launched in The September Issue of British Vogue guest edited by HRH The Duchess of Sussex. For this special WOW event, the editor-in-chief has invited artists, activists and fashion pioneers to join him for an evening of conversation exploring the publication's ongoing movement, sharing stories of female trailblazers setting the agenda across the globe.

BWW Review: CHRISTMAS AT THE (SNOW) GLOBE, Shakespeare's Globe Photo BWW Review: CHRISTMAS AT THE (SNOW) GLOBE, Shakespeare's Globe
by Laura Jones - Dec 20, 2019

Shakespeare's Globe has opened its doors during the winter season for the first time to host Sandi Toksvig's Christmas at the (Snow) Globe which she created with her sister Jenifer.

Writers' Guild Of Great Britain Awards Shortlist Announced Photo Writers' Guild Of Great Britain Awards Shortlist Announced
by Kaitlin Milligan - Dec 4, 2019

The Writers' Guild of Great Britain (WGGB) is delighted to announce the shortlist for its annual awards, to be presented by writer, comedian and actor Katy Brand (pictured) on Monday 13 January 2020 at the Royal College of Physicians in central London.

WOW - Women of the World Festival Announces Lineup For 10th Anniversary Photo WOW - Women of the World Festival Announces Lineup For 10th Anniversary
by Stephi Wild - Nov 29, 2019

The WOW Foundation has today announced Naomi Wolf, Shazia Mirza, Scarlett Curtis, Sandi Toksvig, Mary Robinson and more have joined its 10th anniversary festival line-up in London. WOW - Women of the World Festival runs from 6 to 8 March across International Women's Day at Southbank Centre, London. The line-up released today includes a whole range of day pass and ticketed events featuring some of the world's most exciting performers, activists and voices.

MAMMA MIA! THE PARTY Announces New Booking Period Photo MAMMA MIA! THE PARTY Announces New Booking Period
by Stephi Wild - Nov 11, 2019

MAMMA MIA! THE PARTY, the new immersive theatrical and dining experience, now open at The O2 London, is extending its booking period to Sunday 31 May 2020 due to popular demand. New tickets will go on sale from 9.00am on Friday 15 November 2019.

BWW Review: MAMMA MIA! THE PARTY, The O2 Photo BWW Review: MAMMA MIA! THE PARTY, The O2
by Marianka Swain - Sep 24, 2019

ABBA mania shows no signs of abating. Following the Mamma Mia! stage musical and two movies, here we go again with Mamma Mia! The Party a?' a hybrid musical theatre/dinner/nightclub experience. London is the first place outside of Sweden to host it, with plans to expand to other territories soon (Las Vegas and New York are possibilities).

PHOTO/VIDEO: Go Inside Opening Night Of MAMMA MIA! The Party at The O2 With Björn Ul Photo PHOTO/VIDEO: Go Inside Opening Night Of MAMMA MIA! The Party at The O2 With Björn Ulvaeus and More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 20, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at opening night of Mamma Mia! the Party at The O2 London, on Thursday 19 September. Executive producer Björn Ulvaeus appeared during the show wearing his original ABBA costume from 1977 and welcomed guests including Mark Gatiss, Noel Fielding, Craig Revel Horwood and Arlene Phillips.

Fane Announce Autumn Programme Photo Fane Announce Autumn Programme
by Stephi Wild - Sep 17, 2019

Fane have announced an Autumn programme packed with star names from the world of literature, podcasts, television and stage.

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