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BRIGHTON FRINGE: Eglantyne – Sweet Venues Waterfront 1

Woman in Edwardian hat and jacket

Writer: Anne Chamberlain Director: KC Kelly Reviewer: Bethan Highgate-Betts Eglantyne Jebb was an extraordinary woman. Unfortunately, she was an extraordinary woman that has been overlooked by history. Anne Chamberlain’s one woman show, Eglantyne, sets about putting that right and shining a light on a woman whose legacy can still be seen changing millions of lives around the world today. Written and ...

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NEWS: Biggins leads the salute for West End Heroes

Christopher Biggins haslaunched the 2015 West End HeroesGala Concertwith a little help from his military friends. Never one to underdress, Bigggins launched the fundraiser in full RAF servicewoman uniform, previewing just one of the characters he'll play on the night. Biggins will host of theWest End HeroesGala Concert on Sunday 4 October at London's Dominion Theatre. Last year the casts ...

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Anything Goes – Alhambra, Bradford

Music and Lyrics: Cole Porter Director: Daniel Evans Choreographer: Alistair David Reviewer: Janet Jepson The bar is serving, there’s tinkling on the ivories and a couple leisurely smooches away the evening, against a backdrop of ship’s bow and accompanying waves. This is the scene greeting the incoming audience members attending Anything Goes at Bradford’s beautiful Alhambra Theatre, putting everyone instantly ...

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NEWS: RAGS gets West End premiere in the form of Charity Gala Concert

Coming to London's West End for the first time ever, RAGS The Musical plays for one night only in a special concert adaptation at the Lyric Theatre on Shaftesbury Avenue on Monday 28th April. RAGS The Musical opened on Broadway in 1986, receiving Tony Award nominations including Best Musical. With music written by Charles Strouse (Annie), lyrics by Stephen Schwartz ...

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NEWS: Gok Wan to host You’ll Never Walk Alone Charity Gala

Award-winning TV personality, fashion guru, author and all round National Treasure Gok Wan will host the special one-night-only concert You’ll Never Walk Alone at the Queen’s Theatre on Sunday 2 March 2014 at 7.30pm in aid of the Philippines Typhoon Appeal, it was announced today. Tickets are now on sale from £32.50, with all proceeds going directly to the Disasters ...

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NEWS: West End says “You’ll Never Walk Alone” to the Philippines

West End stars : Julie Atherton (Avenue Q, The Last 5 Years), two time Olivier Award winner Joanna Riding (Stephen Ward, The Pyjama Game), three time Olivier Award nominee Hannah Waddingham (Kiss me Kate, Spamalot), Filipino born singer and quarter finalist on BBC's The Voice Joseph Apostol, soon to play John in Cameron Mackintosh's revival of Miss Saigon Hugh Maynard ...

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NEWS: West End stars record charity EP for Great Ormond Street

Cynthia Erivo, Simon Bowman, Sophie Louise Dann, Shona White, Scott Garnham, Jodie Jacobs &Michael Xavier join a host of musical theatre stars to record festive charity EP; ‘A Very West End Christmas’. In a project of unprecedented scale, co-producers Darren Bell and Kris Rawlinson brought together almost fifty stars of musical theatre, after two months of planning, to record an ...

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