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Nativity! The Musical - 2019 - West End

Returning to London for a third successive year, and starring TV and radio presenter Rylan Clark-Neal as 'The Critic' the smash hit Nativity! The Musical is back with more performances than ever before! Simon Lipkin reprises his critically acclaimed role as 'Mr Poppy' direct from starring in 'Nativity Rocks'.

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Hammersmith Apollo

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45 Queen Caroline Street
London, W6 9QH

Nativity! The Musical West End Cast



 

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by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2018
The producers of the smash-hit 'NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL', are thrilled to announce the return of Simon Lipkin as the hilarious 'Mr Poppy' after delighting critics and audiences in the show last year. He will play the role for the entire run opening at The Belgrade Theatre, Coventry on 23 October and finishing at the Eventim Apollo in London on 31 December. Full tour dates and casting details below.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2018
Following a series of open auditions taking place across the summer, the producers of Nativity! The Musical have now officially revealed the local children who will sparkle and shine in the show, both at home in Coventry and out on tour.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2019
Following fantastic auditions in Wolverhampton, the producers of the smash-hit NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL are delighted to announce the class of St Bernadette's for 2019.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2018
As her production of the world premiere of Alexis Zegerman's Holy Sh!t opens the inaugural season in the newly refurbished Kiln Theatre, Artistic Director Indhu Rubasingham today announces that Inua Ellams' The Half God of Rainfall joins the line-up for the opening season. Presented in a co-production with Fuel and Birmingham Repertory Theatre, The Half God of Rainfall opens on 30 April 2019, with previews from 26 April 2019, and runs until 17 May 2019.
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.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2020
Birmingham Repertory Theatre has today announced that Nativity! The Musical, due to play at the venue from 17 Nov 2020 a?" 3 Jan 2021 has been postponed to 16 November 2021 a?" 2 January 2022.  
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2018
Following its glittering 60th anniversary gala over the weekend, Coventry's Belgrade Theatre now has extra cause for celebration following the publication of its 2017-18 annual report.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2018
The producers of the smash-hit 'NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL' are thrilled to announce Danny Dyer will star as 'Hollywood Producer' and Jo Brand as 'The Critic' in the London run of the production at the Eventim Apollo, from 19 to 31 December.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2018
The producers of the smash-hit NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL, have announced that Jane McCarry will join the cast for the production's run at the King's Theatre in Glasgow.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2019
The highly acclaimed 'NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL' is back for a third year in London and the producers of the smash-hit show have announced that Sharon Osbourne will be joining the company as 'President of Parker Pictures'.
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Nov 8, 2018
Every child in every school has one Christmas wish, to star in a Nativity, and at St Bernadette's School, they're attempting to mount a musical version! Only trouble is teacher Mr Maddens has promised that a Hollywood producer is coming to see the show to turn it into a film. Join him, his teaching assistant the crazy Mr Poppy, hilarious children and a whole lot of sparkle and shine as they struggle to make everyone's Christmas wish come true.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2018
Looking for the perfect gift for that special someone? With a whole host of new shows now on sale for 2019, there's more choice than ever at the Belgrade Theatre, with something to suit all tastes and ages.
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Nov 26, 2018
BroadwayWorld reviewer Natalie O'Donoghue has selected her top picks in Edinburgh this Christmas.
by Marianka Swain - Nov 19, 2018
There are plenty of seasonal treats served up in the capital this year, from pantos and plays to opera and dance. Here are some of the tastiest morsels for the 2018-19 festive period.
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!
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2020
The Barn Theatre have announced the extension and additional cast and creatives for their Shakespeare in lockdown series, Bard From The Barn.
by Audition Roundup - May 27, 2018
Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, May 27, 2018 for productions in your area and around the country.
by Audition Roundup - May 20, 2018
Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, May 20, 2018 for productions in your area and around the country.
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2018
Following sold-out performances in London and a triumphant UK tour in 2017, Jamie Wilson, Entertainment One (eOne), Ramin Sabi and Belgrade Theatre Coventry are delighted to announce the return of NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL and are on the look-out for children across the UK to audition for the 2018 UK tour.
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2018
Are you a young, budding performer who sparkles and shine on stage? Well, today's your lucky day because the producers of Natvity! The Musical are on the look-out for children aged 9-12 star in the Scottish leg of the production's 2018 UK tour.
by Laura Fuller - Mar 9, 2020
Today, Birmingham Rep has announced plans for its new season of work, with new Artistic Director Sean Foley at the helm. The programme is bold and inventive, with many nods to Birmingham itself in terms of associate artists and the shows that feature. Sean Foley talks to BroadwayWorld about the importance of representation in theatre, and his passion to revitalise the venue.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2020
Birmingham Repertory Theatre's Artistic Director, Sean Foley, alongside Executive Director, Rachael Thomas, and Deputy Artistic Director, Amit Sharma today announced their first full season of work for the theatre.
by Sarah Hookey - Mar 27, 2019
From the songs of the swinging sixties to An Evening with Eric and Ern, there's lots to look forward to at the Belgrade Theatre this Spring with a wide range of music and comedy that's guaranteed to suit all tastes.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2021
The producers of John Godber's classic comedy, April in Paris, are delighted to announce new and rescheduled dates for the National tour, which will now open in Coventry on 17 May 2021.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2021
Casting has been announced for the UK premiere of A Killer Party which will be released as a series of 9 episodes to watch on-demand, at home or on the go, bringing the very best of British stage and screen directly into your living room. The dates have now changed from the previous announcement to 26 April – 23 May.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2020
As a result of their annual event the Stephen Sondheim Society Student Performer of the Year (SSSSPOTY) being cancelled, due to Covid-19, the SSS will be launching its first online Sondheim Sessions this Sunday.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2018
The full cast for the World Premiere of "AN OFFICER AND A GENTLEMAN - THE MUSICAL" is officially announced. Emma Williams will play 'Paula Pokrifki', Jonny Fines is 'Zack Mayo', Ray Shell as 'Foley', Ian McIntosh as 'Sid Worley' and Jessica Daley as 'Lynette Pomeroy'.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 4, 2018
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2018
Daniel Schumann, Lee Dean and Cambridge Arts Theatre in association with Birmingham Repertory Theatre today announce John Stahl (Big Ger Cafferty) and Cathy Tyson (Siobhan Clarke) will join Charles Lawson (John Rebus) in Rebus: Long Shadows, a brand new Rebus story written exclusively for the stage by author of the original novels, Ian Rankin and playwright Rona Munro. Further casting to be announced shortly.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2018
Coventry stories will continue to take centre stage in the Belgrade's forthcoming Autumn 2018 season, following the sell-out success of its site-specific show Read All About It! at the former Coventry Evening Telegraph Building, part of the Coventry 2021 build-up programme.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2019
Oak Cliff's award-winning multicultural and multidiscipline center for the arts, Bishop Arts Theatre Center (BATC), announces the 2019/2020 theatre series season. Under the direction of Founder and Executive Artistic Director Teresa Coleman Wash, the 26th season celebrates color, culture, and creativity embodying the diverse community of voices that are found in North Texas.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2019
After a highly acclaimed and previously sold-out tour in 2018, Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em is back by popular demand and will tour the UK in 2020. Joe Pasquale returns as the loveable but accident-prone Frank Spencer in the stage production of the classic 1970s TV comedy, Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em. Sarah Earnshaw is returning as his long-suffering wife Betty and Susie Blake his disapproving mother-in-law, Mrs Fisher. Further casting to be announced. The stage adaptation is by Guy Unsworth, based on the original TV series by Raymond Allen. Guy Unsworth will also be directing.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2019
Direct from London's West End and Broadway, The Barricade Boys are back on the road with their sensational and critically acclaimed national tour! Featuring fabulous harmonies, incredible vocals, dashing good looks and stacks of charm, The Barricade Boys showcase the UK's finest male voices from the world's longest running musical Les Miserables.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2019
Paul Virides Productions, Evelyn James Productions and United Theatrical today announces the full cast of the world premiere production of Alex Oates' All in a Row. Dominic Shaw directs Charlie Brooks (Tamora), Simon Lipkin (Martin), Michael Fox (Gary) and Hugh Purves (Laurence). The production opens at Southwark Playhouse on Monday 18 February, with previews from Thursday 14 February, running until Saturday 9 March.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2019
Direct from London's West End and Broadway, The Barricade Boys are back on the road with their sensational and critically acclaimed national tour! Featuring fabulous harmonies, incredible vocals, dashing good looks and stacks of charm, The Barricade Boys showcase the UK's finest male voices from the world's longest running musical Les Miserables.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2020
Six disguised celebrities and West End stars sing live, but can you identify the voice?!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2018
Last night was the Gala Night for NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL at the Eventim Apollo, Hammersmith.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2018
Every child in every school has one Christmas wish, to star in a Nativity, and at St Bernadette's School they've decided to mount a musical version! Join teacher Mr Maddens and his assistant Mr Poppy as they struggle with hilarious children, and a whole lot of sparkle and shine to make everyone's Christmas wish come true. Featuring all of your favourite sing-a-long songs from the smash-hit films including Sparkle and Shine, Nazareth and One Night One Moment. NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL promises to be the perfect feel-good comedy for all the family.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2018
The producers of the smash-hit 'NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL', are thrilled to announce the show will be returning to The Eventim Apollo, Hammersmith for a third year running from 11 to 29 December 2019 with an extra week of performances!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2020
Joe Pasquale and Sarah Earnshaw will star as Al and Bet in John Godber's classic comedy, April in Paris, which will tour the country, opening in Wellingborough on 28 January 2021, and will be directed by Richard Lewis.  Audiences will be socially distanced.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2018
There's plenty to celebrate as the Grand Theatre turns 125 next year! The streets of Wolverhampton will be paved with gold as the magic of DICK WHITTINGTON comes to the Grand Theatre!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2018
Back by popular demand and after sold out performances this year, the producers of NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL are delighted to announce the return of a UK tour for 2019, opening at Wolverhampton Grand Theatre on 29 October 2019.
by Audition Roundup - Aug 26, 2018
Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, August 26, 2018 for productions in your area and around the country.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2019
Following two successful years in 2017 and 2018, the producers of the smash-hit NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL are delighted to announce auditions for 'St Bernadette's school' in Wolverhampton!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2019
The producers of the smash-hit 'NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL', have announced Rylan Clark-Neal as 'The Critic' alongside the previous announced Simon Lipkin as 'Mr Poppy', when the show returns to The Eventim Apollo, Hammersmith for its third year from 11 to 29 December 2019. Further star casting to be announced!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2021
The Belgrade Theatre will be one of the first theatres in the UK reopening its doors this spring. Socially distanced, live performances will commence on Mon 17 May, as they launch the UK tour of April in Paris.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2021
The producers of the highly acclaimed UK tour of Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em are delighted to announce rescheduled dates in 2022. This second UK tour was cut short when theatres were closed by the Government because of the Covid-19 pandemic in March 2020, but is due to recommence on Tuesday 29 March 2022 at The Gordon Craig Theatre, Stevenage.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2021
Ben Forster will join the cast of the UK premiere of A Killer Party which will be released as a series of 9 episodes to watch on-demand, at home or on the go, bringing the very best of British stage and screen directly into your living room from 26 April – 23 May.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2020
The Barn Theatre in Cirencester have announced a new Shakespeare series which sees the Bard's beloved monologues reimagined to fit into modern day lockdown amid the coronavirus pandemic. The series will release a new monologue every weekday to the Barn Theatre's Facebook, YouTube and Twitter accounts, beginning 20th April 2020.