Posts Tagged ‘Musical’

Dirty Dancing comes to the New Wimbledon Theatre this month

Daniel Bennifer September 2, 2016 13:23

Are you ready to have the time of your life? Best dust of your dancing shoes, as the smash-hit show Dirty Dancing opens at the New Wimbledon Theatre on September 26. The show, produced by Karl Sydow, Paul Elliot and Joy Entertainment in collaboration with Lionsgate and Magic Hour Productions brings the classic story to …

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Dirty Dancing to tour the UK from September and through 2017

Lewis Roth August 25, 2016 18:10

The producers of Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story on Stage have announced that starting from next month, the new production of the smash-hit show, will begin its nationwide tour. As it makes its way across the country throughout the next twelve months, the show will visit 34 different venues, offering theatregoers the “ultimate live …

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The Rocky Horror Show – New Wimbledon Theatre Review

Daniel Bennifer March 1, 2016 13:50

Since its debut on stage more than forty years ago, Richard O’Brien’s The Rocky Horror Show has become a smash-hit musical phenomenon, with productions spanning across six continents. The new production of the show – touring the country throughout the year – promises to be a rite of passage for all theatergoers, leaving you wishing …

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Last Night A DJ Saved My Life – New Wimbledon Theatre Review

Daniel Bennifer February 4, 2016 19:25

There’s nothing quite like the theatre. It’s a place where creativity blossoms at its very finest, and new forms of entertainment are welcomed with open arms. The show we’re looking at today is a prime example of that. Last Night A DJ Saved My Life is a new musical starring David Hasselhoff, of Baywatch and …

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Full cast announced for West End premiere of Disney’s Aladdin

Daniel Bennifer November 24, 2015 10:32

Dean John-Wilson and Jade Ewen will star in the West End debut of Aladdin, which will begin previews in May, it has been announced today by Disney Theatrical Productions. Wilson will play the title role of Aladdin, whilst Ewen will star as his leading lady, Jasmine, in the production which is set to open at …

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Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown Review

Daniel Bennifer May 15, 2015 18:28

As soon as I heard Tamsin Greig would be starring as the lead in Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, I was instantly excited. Being a big fan of her previous television and theatre work, it was an opportunity not to be missed. Though, this certainly isn’t Greig’s usual role. That’s for sure. …

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Matt Cardle signs on to play Huey Calhoun in Memphis The Musical from July 6

Daniel Bennifer May 11, 2015 12:46

The winner of ITV’s X Factor and multi-platinum recording artist Matt Cardle has signed on to play radio DJ ‘Huey Calhoun’ in Memphis The Musical from July 6, it has been announced. He will take over from Killian Donnelly, who originated the role in the West End, at the Shaftesbury Theatre. “I’m thrilled to be …

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Casting for at MIF 2015 announced

Daniel Bennifer May 11, 2015 10:02

Are you a fan of Lewis Carroll’s timeless and much-beloved tale of Wonderland? If you are, then today’s news should certainly excite you. The cast for, the upcoming musical inspired by Alice in Wonderland, has been officially announced. The production will be coming to the Manchester International Festival this year, which coincidentally happens to …

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