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NEWS: Joan Collins announces 12 date UK tour

Dame Joan Collins

The UK’s favorite British diva, Joan Collins, has announced details of a 12 date UK tour of her brand new one-woman show, Joan Collins Unscripted. Dame Joan is one of the UK's most recognisable performers, having appeared in more than 118 feature films and TV shows, including creating the role of Alexis Carrington on Dynasty. She is also a prolific ...

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NEWS: Disney on Ice to celebrate Silver Anniversary with new UK Tour.

Minnie, Goofy, Daisy, Donald and Mickey Mouse ready to celebrate 25 years of Disney on Ice

Disney fans across the UK can celebrate once again as Mickey and Minnie Mouse put on their skating boots and whisk audiences away to four of the most iconic Disney Worlds in their Silver Anniversary Celebration which will open at Liverpool’s Echo Arena in March. Mickey and Minnie will be joined by Goofy, Donald and Daisy Duck as they embark ...

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NEWS: Stiles and Drewe launch new musical mentorship award

A new annual award to support and develop new musical theatre writing is being offered by George Stiles and Anthony Drewe, who have announced today [8 February 2016] that they are to offer an annual award to help support and develop new musical theatre writing in the UK. For its first three years, the award will be fully funded by ...

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NEWS: Aria Entertainment to produce NW regional premiere of Parade

London based producer Katy Lipson of Aria Entertainment has today announced long term plans to collaborate with Manchester’s newest venue Hope Mill Theatre in establishing it as a major player for Musical Theatre in the Region. Announcing a regional premiere of Jason Robert Brown’s Parade which will run at the Ancoats based venue from 13 May – 5 June 2016.The ...

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NEWS: Forever Plaid to play St James Theatre Studio

London audiences will have the chance to see one of America’s most popular musicals, with Aria Entertainment and Guy James announcing a three week run of Forever Plaid at the St James Theatre Studio this April. Forever Plaidwas first performed off-Broadway in 1990 and continues to be performed internationally and was made into a film in 2008. The producing team ...

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NEWS: Jemima Levick to leave Dundee Rep Theatre

  Dundee Rep Theatre's Artistic Director Jemima Levick, Artistic Director, is to leave the venue to become leaving to becomeArtistic Director &Chief Executive of Stellar Quines Theatre Company. Levick, who spoke to us last month as part of our 16 For 2016 feature, has been Artistic Director at the Scottish venue since 2013, being an Associate Director prior to that. ...

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NEWS: Letchworth to get new 400-seat theatre

  Letchworth Garden City is to open a new, 400-seat theatre it has been announced today [1 February 2016]. Construction of the Broadway Theatre, an extension of the art deco Broadway Cinema, will begin on Monday, 22 February and is due for completion in the autumn. Olivier award-winning Sue Scott Davison [pictured above, right, with new Visual Arts creator Laura ...

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NEWS: Dominic Cooper to return to the West End in The Libertine

Dominic Cooper as The Libertine 2 Photo credit Johan Persson.jpg

Dominic Cooper, star of Mamma Mia! and The History Boys is to return to the stage this year to play debauched 17th Century rake the Earl of Rochester in award-winning playwright Stephen Jeffreys’ sexually charged masterpiece The Libertine, it’s been announced today [29 January]. Full casting has yet to be announced for The Libertine which will be directed by the ...

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