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Ready for #LoveTheatreDay on 14th November?

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CELEBRATE #LOVETHEATREDAY 2018 ON WEDNESDAY 14 NOVEMBER Taking place on Wednesday 14th November 2018, #LoveTheatreDay 2018 unites performing arts professionals and aficionados worldwide to applaud all things...
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Our Reviews

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Of Mice and Men – UK Tour

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The UK tour of John Steinbeck’s ‘Of Mice and Men’ has landed in Wimbledon this week and Selladoor Worldwide’s production in association with The Marlowe...
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Calendar Girls – UK Tour

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We’ve all heard of the incredible Calendar Girls film that came to our screens in 2003 which saw a group of (more mature) Yorkshire women...
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Beautiful – UK Tour

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Carole King was the artist behind many classic songs in the 60’s & 70’s (both with and without Gerry Goffin), over 20 of which show...
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Hairspray – UK Tour

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Following the success of the 2016 tour, Hairspray returns on UK Tour for 2017/18 but has some brand new faces. If you don’t know Hairspray,...
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Awful Auntie – UK Tour

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Following the huge success of David Walliams’ Gansta Granny his brilliant novel Awful Auntie has also now been adapted for the stage by director Neal...
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Kin – UK Tour

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Words by Teague Davis It’s a classic story; man likes woman, 4 other men also like this woman, men show off acrobatic skills to win...
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Joking Apart – Alan Ayckbourn

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Returning on it’s 40th anniversary as a touring double-bill with Better Off Dead, formidable playwright Alan Ayckbourn has brought back one of his own favourite...
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Shrek – UK Tour

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Closely based on the film and with all the characters that you know and love, Shrek The Musical is back touring the UK! It’s no...
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Cilla – UK Tour

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When looking forward to a particular show you can sometimes be left disappointed. Cilla – The Musical is not in this category. Following the TV...
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West End

Take a look at what's currently playing in London's West End.
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West End PREVIEW: Carousel

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For the first time on the West End, Alfie Boe and Katherine Jenkins star together in Rodgers and Hammerstein’s classic musical Carousel at the London...
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West End PREVIEW: Half A Sixpence

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Opening to rave reviews in the West End, Cameron Mackintosh and Chichester Festival Theatre’s award-winning hit musical HALF A SIXPENCE is having nightly standing ovations...
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West End PREVIEW: Thriller Live

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Now in its record breaking 8th year, THRILLER LIVE is a spectacular concert created to celebrate the career of the world’s greatest entertainer. After opening...
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West End PREVIEW: Les Miserables

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CAMERON MACKINTOSH’S LEGENDARY PRODUCTION OF BOUBLIL AND SCHÖNBERG’S LES MISÉRABLES IS A GLOBAL STAGE SENSATION. Seen by more than 70 million people in 44 countries...
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West End PREVIEW: 42nd Street

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42nd STREET is the song and dance, American dream fable of Broadway. Young Peggy Sawyer is fresh off the bus from small-town America and just another...
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West End PREVIEW: Wicked

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When Dorothy famously triumphed over the Wicked Witch, we only ever heard one side of the story. Gregory Maguire‘s acclaimed 1995 novel, ‘Wicked: The Life and Times of...
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West End PREVIEW: Dreamgirls

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Thirty-five years after the groundbreaking original Broadway production, this UK and West End premiere of the sensational Olivier Award and Tony Award®-winning musical Dreamgirls is playing...
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West End PREVIEW: Disney’s Aladdin

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Brought to theatrical life by the legendary Disney creative team, brand new Broadway musical ALADDIN at the Prince Edward Theatre will sweep you into a world full of beauty, fun...
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