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Joining the list of Brit School alumni is London-based singer/ songwriter and guitarist Shan Ako. Drawing on influences from soul, gospel, pop, R&B, jazz, folk and reggae, Shan began releasing self-produced music as a teenager, writing lyrics to provide inspiration to young people. After gaining ... (read complete bio)
 
Shan Ako Headshot

Bio:
Joining the list of Brit School alumni is London-based singer/ songwriter and guitarist Shan Ako. Drawing on influences from soul, gospel, pop, R&B, jazz, folk and reggae, Shan began releasing self-produced music as a teenager, writing lyrics to provide inspiration to young people. After gaining ... (read complete bio)
West End Musical Drive In Goes Digital on Stream.Theatre, Featuring Lucie Jones, Layt Photo West End Musical Drive In Goes Digital on Stream.Theatre, Featuring Lucie Jones, Layton Williams, and More
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2021

From the Drive-In to your home, relive the biggest musical concert series of 2020. With 10 hours of incredible live performances from over 25 of the greatest West End stars, including Layton Williams (Everyone's Talking About Jamie), Lucie Jones (Waitress), and Alice Fearn (Come From Away), this digital series will bring five fantastic West End Musical Drive In concerts directly to you.

LES MISERABLES: THE STAGED CONCERT Cancels February Performances Photo LES MISERABLES: THE STAGED CONCERT Cancels February Performances
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2021

Performances of Les Miserables: The Staged Concert have been cancelled between 16 – 28 February 2021.

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by BWW News Desk - Dec 22, 2020

BWW Review: LES MISERABLES - THE STAGED CONCERT, Sondheim Theatre Photo BWW Review: LES MISERABLES - THE STAGED CONCERT, Sondheim Theatre
by Eleni Cashell - Dec 12, 2020

Moving into the Sondheim Theatre for a limited run, Les Misérables – The Staged Concert brings the barricades back to the West End.

Photo Flash: LES MISERABLES - THE STAGED CONCERT Returns December 5 Photo Photo Flash: LES MISERABLES - THE STAGED CONCERT Returns December 5
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2020

Performances began on 5 December 2020 for Les MisĂ©rables -The Staged Concert at the Sondheim Theatre with the run - which has been extended twice - now concluding on 28 February 2021. 

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by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2020

LES MISERABLES - THE STAGED CONCERT Extends in Response to Capacity Restrictions Photo LES MISERABLES - THE STAGED CONCERT Extends in Response to Capacity Restrictions
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2020

Performances will begin on 5 December 2020 for Les MisĂ©rables -The Staged Concert at the Sondheim Theatre.  Today it is officially announced that the run will extend to 28 February 2021. 

BWW Review: THE THEATRE CHANNEL EPISODE 3 Photo BWW Review: THE THEATRE CHANNEL EPISODE 3
by Eleni Cashell - Nov 29, 2020

The Theatre Channel is back with a third episode with rock numbers from the musicals. It features Shan Ako, Alex Gaumond, Rob Houchen, Francesca Jackson, Aisha Jawando and John Owen-Jones.

BWW Review: LES MISERABLES - THE STAGED CONCERT: THE SENSATIONAL 2020 LIVE RECORDING Photo BWW Review: LES MISERABLES - THE STAGED CONCERT: THE SENSATIONAL 2020 LIVE RECORDING
by Jenny Ell - Nov 20, 2020

Today marks the release of Les Miserables – The Staged Concert: The Sensational 2020 Live Recording. In its 35th year, the musical remains as electric as ever.

LES MISERABLES - THE STAGED CONCERT Cast Recording Released Today Photo LES MISERABLES - THE STAGED CONCERT Cast Recording Released Today
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2020

Recorded live at the Gielgud Theatre last year with an all-star cast including Michael Ball as Javert, Alfie Boe as Jean Valjean, Carrie Hope Fletcher as Fantine, Matt Lucas as Thénardier, Rob Houchen as Marius, Bradley Jaden as Enjolras, Katy Secombe as Madame Thénardier, Shan Ako as Eponine and Lily Kerhoas as Cosette and an orchestra of over 65.

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by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2020

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by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2020

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 BWW News Desk - 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.

Broadway Catch Up: October 12 - Samantha Barks, Patrick Page, James Monroe Iglehart,  Photo Broadway Catch Up: October 12 - Samantha Barks, Patrick Page, James Monroe Iglehart, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 12, 2020

While Broadway remains shut down, BroadwayWorld is keeping up with your favorite stars and giving you a peek at what they have been up to! Check out this weekend's highlights from some of your favorites, including Samantha Barks, Patrick Page, James Monroe Iglehart, and more!

VIDEO: LES MISERABLES, MARY POPPINS, and THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Perform on BRITAIN' Photo VIDEO: LES MISERABLES, MARY POPPINS, and THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Perform on BRITAIN'S GOT TALENT
by Stage Tube - Oct 10, 2020

The combined companies of Les Misérables - The Staged Concert, The Phantom of the Opera and Mary Poppins all got together to perform on Britain's Got Talent this weekend.

MARY POPPINS and LES MISERABLES - THE STAGED CONCERT Will Release Cast Recordings Photo MARY POPPINS and LES MISERABLES - THE STAGED CONCERT Will Release Cast Recordings
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2020

Cameron Mackintosh with First Night Records and Warner Music have announced the new live cast recordings of the hit West End productions of Mary Poppins and Les MisĂ©rables a?" The Staged Concert.  Both are now available to pre-order at the links below with Mary Poppins releasing on 6 November 2020 and Les MisĂ©rables a?" The Staged Concert on 20 November 2020. 

Companies of LES MISERABLES, PHANTOM OF THE OPERA & MARY POPPINS Prepare for BGT Perf Photo Companies of LES MISERABLES, PHANTOM OF THE OPERA & MARY POPPINS Prepare for BGT Performance
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2020

Presented by Cameron Mackintosh, cast members from Mary Poppins, Andrew Lloyd Webbera??s The Phantom of the Opera and Les MisĂ©rables a?" The Staged Concert will be bringing theater to our screens with dazzling performances! See Michael Ball, Matt Lucas, Carrie Hope Fletcher, John Owen-Jones, Shan Ako, Killian Donnelly, Zizi Strallen and more. 

LES MISERABLES, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, and MARY POPPINS Will Perform On BRITAIN'S  Photo LES MISERABLES, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, and MARY POPPINS Will Perform On BRITAIN'S GOT TALENT
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2020

It's been ten months in the making and now it's time for one act to triumph as the Britain's Got Talent 2020 Champion and win a life-changing ÂŁ250,000 prize plus that coveted spot on the bill of the Royal Variety Performance.

Winners Announced For The Stage Debut Awards 2020 - Sam Tutty, Shan Ako, Daniel Monks Photo Winners Announced For The Stage Debut Awards 2020 - Sam Tutty, Shan Ako, Daniel Monks, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2020

The Stagea??has announced the 2020 winners ofa??The Stagea??Debut Awards, in association witha??Access Entertainment. The awards were presented as a virtual ceremony on Sunday, September 27, filmed at the Theatre Royal Haymarket, in the heart of London's West End.   

& JULIET Star Miriam-Teak Lee to Host The Stage Debut Awards 2020 Photo & JULIET Star Miriam-Teak Lee to Host The Stage Debut Awards 2020
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2020

The Stage has today announced the award-winning & Juliet actress Miriam-Teak Lee will host this year's The Stage Debut Awards, in association with Access Entertainment.

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