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Bio:
Simon Lipkin is a British actor, best known for his work in musical theatre. He has originated roles in several major West End musicals such as Avenue Q and Rock of Ages. His television work includes The Amazing World of Gumball and Doctor Who. He has acted in small roles in film as well as in the ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Simon Lipkin is a British actor, best known for his work in musical theatre. He has originated roles in several major West End musicals such as Avenue Q and Rock of Ages. His television work includes The Amazing World of Gumball and Doctor Who. He has acted in small roles in film as well as in the ... (read complete bio)
MTFestUK 2021 Announces Casting and Lineup Photo MTFestUK 2021 Announces Casting and Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2021

Casting has been confirmed for Paul Taylor-Mills' highly celebrated annual festival of new musical theatre, MTFestUK 2021. Featuring a truly spectacular company of international stars, with a number of Tony and Olivier Awards to their names, this year's season is set to be an unmissable event in the 2021 musical theatre calendar.  

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of February 22 - 42ND STREET on DVD and Blu-Ra Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of February 22 - 42ND STREET on DVD and Blu-Ray, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Feb 24, 2021

Need something new to read, watch, or listen to? Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases!

Wake Up With BWW 2/10: FIRST DATE Starring Samantha Barks and Simon Lipkin Comes to B Photo Wake Up With BWW 2/10: FIRST DATE Starring Samantha Barks and Simon Lipkin Comes to BroadwayHD, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Feb 10, 2021

Today's top stories: Nicole Kassell will direct The Wizard of Oz remake, First Date starring Samantha Barks and Simon Lipkin comes to BroadwayHD, and more!

FIRST DATE, Starring Samantha Barks and Simon Lipkin Comes To BroadwayHD Photo FIRST DATE, Starring Samantha Barks and Simon Lipkin Comes To BroadwayHD
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2021

First Date: The Musical, starring Samantha Barks as Casey and  Simon Lipkin as Aaron will arrive exclusively on BroadwayHD on February 12th.  The production, directed by Dean Johnson and produced by Lambert Jackson productions, was live streamed for a limited time in October 2020 from the world renowned Crazy Coqs, a music venue in London.  This is the first time the production will be available to fans since the limited engagement this past fall.

A CHRISTMAS MAGIC SHOW! Announced At The Union Theatre Photo A CHRISTMAS MAGIC SHOW! Announced At The Union Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2020

We could all do with a touch of magic right now... So here's the chance to join four of the hottest members of the world famous Magic Circle for a show packed full of magic and merriment! (*merriment not guaranteed).

Union Theatre Presents A CHRISTMAS MAGIC SHOW Photo Union Theatre Presents A CHRISTMAS MAGIC SHOW
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2020

The Union Theatre will present A Christmas Magic Show live! The show takes place on  the 19th & 20th of December.

Jenna Russell, Oliver Tompsett, Wendi Peters and More Announced for Hippodrome Casino Photo Jenna Russell, Oliver Tompsett, Wendi Peters and More Announced for Hippodrome Casino Concerts
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2020

Fourth Wall Live and The Hippodrome Casino London have announced a series of over 40 shows at the Hippodrome Casino this winter. The season runs from 18 November every week for 5 weeks and will include two shows nightly at 7.00pm and 9.00pm.

Review Roundup: FIRST DATE Starring Samantha Barks and Simon Lipkin, Streaming Now! Photo Review Roundup: FIRST DATE Starring Samantha Barks and Simon Lipkin, Streaming Now!
by Review Roundups - Oct 23, 2020

Lambert Jackson Productions and Crazy Coqs recently opened a virtual production of the Broadway musical First Date. Dean Johnson directs Samantha Barks (Casey), Oscar Conlon-Morrey (Man #2), Rufus Kampa (Young Aaron), Simon Lipkin (Aaron), Nicholas McLean (Man #1), and Danielle Steers (Woman #1).

BWW Review: FIRST DATE THE MUSICAL, Crazy Coqs Online Photo BWW Review: FIRST DATE THE MUSICAL, Crazy Coqs Online
by Caroline Cronin - Oct 22, 2020

Austin Winberg's musical First Date was first seen on Broadway in 2013. It's a classic American story of two mismatched singletons in New York - Aaron and Casey - who end up on a blind date, and all the complications that come with that.

BWW Interview: Simon Lipkin Talks FIRST DATE: THE MUSICAL at Crazy Coqs Photo BWW Interview: Simon Lipkin Talks FIRST DATE: THE MUSICAL at Crazy Coqs
by Caroline Cronin - Oct 16, 2020

Austin Winberg's musical First Date was first seen on Broadway in 2013. It's a classic American story of two mis-matched singletons in New York - Aaron and Casey - who end up on a blind date, and all the complications that come with that. Featuring a contemporary rock score by Alan Zachary and Michael Weiner, First Date the Musical ran for five months on Broadway and hasn't been seen on these shores in a professional capacity until now.

Wake Up With BWW 10/14: INTIMATE APPAREL And FLYING OVER SUNSET Set Fall Return, and  Photo Wake Up With BWW 10/14: INTIMATE APPAREL And FLYING OVER SUNSET Set Fall Return, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 14, 2020

Today's top stories: Lincoln Center sets a fall return for Flying Over Sunset and Intimate Apparel, first look at First Date with Samantha Barks & Simon Lipkin, and more!

VIDEO: First Look at Samantha Barks and Simon Lipkin in FIRST DATE Photo VIDEO: First Look at Samantha Barks and Simon Lipkin in FIRST DATE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2020

Lambert Jackson Productions and Crazy Coqs will present a virtual production of the Broadway musical First Date. Get a first look at the production in this new preview!

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: Samantha Barks Sings 'Safer' From FIRST DATE Photo VIDEO: Samantha Barks Sings 'Safer' From FIRST DATE
by Stage Tube - Oct 10, 2020

Lambert Jackson Productions and Crazy Coqs will present a virtual production of the Broadway musical First Date. The production will be filmed at Crazy Coqs, then made available for streaming 22 - 24 October at 7.30pm.

Wake Up With BWW 9/3: Watch the Trailer For THE BOYS IN THE BAND Film, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 9/3: Watch the Trailer For THE BOYS IN THE BAND Film, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 3, 2020

Today's top stories: watch the trailer for the upcoming Boys in the Band film adaptation, and more!

Crazy Coqs Virtual Production Of FIRST DATE Will Star Samantha Barks and Simon Lipkin Photo Crazy Coqs Virtual Production Of FIRST DATE Will Star Samantha Barks and Simon Lipkin
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2020

Lambert Jackson Productions and Crazy Coqs today announce a virtual production of the Broadway musical First Date. Dean Johnson directs Samantha Barks (Casey), Oscar Conlon-Morrey (Man #2), Rufus Kampa (Young Aaron), Simon Lipkin (Aaron), Nicholas McLean (Man #1), and Danielle Steers (Woman #1).

Helen Mirren, Miranda Hart and Michael Ball Front UNTIL THE CURTAINS RISE Fundraiser Photo Helen Mirren, Miranda Hart and Michael Ball Front UNTIL THE CURTAINS RISE Fundraiser
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2020

West End creatives and beloved celebrity favourites are rallying behind a fundraising initiative for the UK theatre community embattled by the COVID-19 epidemic to keep theatre alive Until the Curtains Rise.

What Shows To See In London This Christmas Photo What Shows To See In London This Christmas
by TodayTix UK - Nov 12, 2019

The festive season is a fantastic time for a London theatre trip to get together with friends and family and celebrate with a show full of seasonal goodwill, or just great drama, music, laughs and spectacle. Looking for theatre inspiration? Here are some of the best seasonal shows!

BWW Review: GHOST STORIES, Ambassadors Theatre Photo BWW Review: GHOST STORIES, Ambassadors Theatre
by Cindy Marcolina - Oct 10, 2019

The extraordinary success of Jeremy Dyson and Andy Nyman's Ghost Stories back at the Lyric Hammersmith in 2010 led to multiple runs in London, a film starring Martin Freeman, Paul Whitehouse, and Alex Lawter, and a number of tours and productions all over the world. It's easy to see how the piece achieved all that. The 80-minute straight-through show is filled to the brim with scrumptious spookiness. Directors Dyson, Nyman, and Sean Holmes start playing with their public from the outset of their experience, restricting the information on plot and presentation to a minimum on marketing material and website, daring them to book if they dare.

Cast Announced For West End Transfer Of GHOST STORIES Photo Cast Announced For West End Transfer Of GHOST STORIES
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2019

Casting is today announced for Andy Nyman and Jeremy Dyson's worldwide cult phenomenon Ghost Stories which is set to play a strictly limited engagement at The Ambassadors Theatre from Thursday 3rd October 2019 until Saturday 4th January 2020. Simon Lipkin, performing as Professor Goodman, Garry Cooper playing Tony Matthews, Preston Nyman, appearing as Simon Rifkind and Richard Sutton, playing Mike Priddle, all reprise their celebrated Lyric Hammersmith Theatre roles in Ghost Stories most terrifying West End transfer.

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