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10 minutes with Sherie Rene Scott

Sherie Rene Scott, one half of the original cast of The Last Five Years, music producer, writer and performer, is performing her one woman show Piece of Meat at London's Hippodrome from 21-23 February. Having been nominated for Tony and Drama Desk awards, wowed huge Broadway crowds and won fans all over the world via The Last Five Years' cult ...

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10 Minutes With… Caissie Levy

Actress Caissie Levy has had an astonishingly successful career in musical theatre since graduating from drama school in New York in 2004. Landing the part of Maureen in a national tour of RENT just a week later, she went on to star in Hairspray on tour and on Broadway, Wicked on Broadway and in LA, the 2009 revival of Hair ...

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ENCORE: Andrew Wright, choreographer

Choreographer Andrew Wright has found success with the classics in recent years, working on the hugely successful Singin’ in the Rain (still in the West End after transferring from Chichester Festival Theatre almost a year ago) as well as last year’s tour of Wonderful Town and 2010’s revival of 42nd Street. “I think that tends to be the work I ...

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10 minutes with Cynthia Erivo

Cynthia Erivo graduated from RADA in 2010 and was quickly performing with the English Touring Theatre and at Theatre Royal Stratford East, before coming to the West End in The Umbrellas of Cherbourg in 2011. She recently finished the UK and Ireland tour of Sister Act, where she starred as feisty nun-on-the-run Deloris Van Cartier. Lucy Thackray caught up with ...

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INTERVIEW: 10 minutes with Jodie Prenger

The I'd Do Anything winner is starring in comedy hit One Man, Two Guvnors at the Theatre Royal Haymarket. As she joins the show's tour cast for a week in her home town of Blackpool, she caught up with us about comedy rôles, the transition from talent show winner to cast member and keeping her dogs in chew sticks. You’ve ...

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INTERVIEW: 10 Minutes with Louise Dearman

Louise Dearman is about to make history by being the first actress in the world to have played the rôles of both Glinda and Elphaba in Wicked. Lucy Thackray caught up with her about her solo work and getting her green on. Congratulations on going back into Wicked, as Elphaba this time (Louise played Glinda in the show from 2010-2011). ...

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Encore: Andrew Keates and Robert McWhir, The Landor Theatre

Those familiar with The Phantom of the Opera will know that Paris’ fictional Opera Populaire in which the show is set, is run by two charming if somewhat pompous gentlemen, M. Firmin and M. Andre, forever attending to and fussing over the requirements and the budgets of their productions, the quality of which, courtesy of the Opera Ghost, was often ...

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Encore: Laura Tisdall, composer and writer

Who is Laura Tisdall? You may not know her yet, but if you’re a part of the growing online theatre geek world, chances are you’ve come across the musical she composed and wrote the book and lyrics for,The In-Between. A full two-act musical, it has now been recorded as a concept album, its songs brought to life by the voices ...

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