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Whisper House – The Other Palace, London

Music and lyrics: Duncan Sheik Book and lyrics: Kyle Jarrow Director: Adam Lenson Reviewer: Stephen Bates Anyone who can turn a Frank Wedekind play into a hit musical is worthy of respect and so be it with Duncan Sheik. His 2006 show Spring Awakening ran for over two years on Broadway and won multiple Tony awards, although its West End ...

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Exposure The Musical – St James’ Theatre, London

Music, Book and Lyrics: Mike Dyer Director: Phil Wilmott Reviewer: Scott Matthewman The term “photojournalism” covers anything from documenting wars, famines and other tragedies around the world, to long-lens exposés of celebrities and their foibles. This is the world in which Mike Dyer’s mess of a musical recycles the “temptation by the Devil” trope, in a musical in which the ...

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Mamma Mia – Liverpool Empire

Music and Lyrics: Benny Andersson, Bjorn Ulvaeus Book: Catherine Johnson Director: Phyllida Lloyd Reviewer: Steph Rowe Having already taken the West End by storm as well as wowing audiences all over the world, the international tour of Mamma Mia lands once again in the North West making it’s first stop in 2015 in Liverpool – the first time the musical ...

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NEWS: Mamma Mia announce new cast for International Tour

Mamma Mia! International Tour have today announced the 2015 cast which will play the Liverpool Empire in February. Sara Poyzer will play Donna Sheridan, with Shobna Gulati as Tanya and Sue Devaney as Rosie, when the Mamma Mia! International Tour comes to Liverpool in 2015. Sara has also played Donna in the West End production ofMamma Mia! and her other ...

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Mamma Mia! – Winter Gardens, Blackpool

Music/Lyrics: Benny Andersson &Björn Ulvaeus Book: Catherine Johnson Director: Phyllida Lloyd Reviewer: John Roberts 15 years ago in 1999, Mamma Mia! opened in London for the very first time. Having now been performed in over 400 cities, seen by millions of people Mamma Mia! shows no sign of stopping – and it still feels as fresh and vibrant as it ...

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The Beautiful Game – Union Theatre, London

Director: Lotte Wakeham Book &Lyrics: Ben Elton Music: Andrew Lloyd Webber Reviewer: Elizabeth Vile The Beautiful Gameby Andrew Lloyd Webber and Ben Elton tells the story of Belfast in the late 60’s to the late 70’s and focusses on their under 21s football team. This passionate and charged story explores the importance of football, winning, love, loss and religion during ...

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NEWS: The Beautiful Game gets London revival at The Union

Over 12 years after it was seen in the West End, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Ben Elton’s The Beautiful Game will receive its first London revival at the Union Theatre from Wednesday 3 April (press night Tuesday 8 April, 7.30pm) to Saturday 3 May 2014, it was announced today. On sale now. John and Del are just two regular teenagers ...

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NEWS: SimG Productions announce second Emerging Artists Season at Crazy Coqs

Simon Greiff for SimG Productions, in association with The Crazy Coqs, is thrilled to present the Emerging Artists Season. Following last Novembers successful launch (as part of the inaugural London Festival of Cabaret), Emerging Artists will return for three nights at the acclaimed Crazy Coqs. This intimate and entertaining season will feature emerging British based writers &performers presenting original work ...

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