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Cirque du Soleil: OVO – Royal Albert Hall, London

Writer, Director and Choreographer: Deborah Colker Reviewer: Scott Matthewman Cirque du Soleil’s regular residencies at the Royal Albert Hall always guarantee an element of spectacle, with the visual flair that has become their trademark. The company’s latest show, a revival of OVO, which debuted in 2009 and was updated in 2015, visits the UK for the first time this year. ...

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The Nutcracker On Ice – Royal Albert Hall, London

The Russian Ice Stars in The Nutcraker On Ice

Composer: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Artistic Director/Choreographer: Tony Mercer Reviewer: Stephen Bates   In a wet December during which temperatures have seldom dropped below 10 degrees, there is a certain irony in having to step inside the Royal Albert Hall to be reminded of what winters look and felt like traditionally. Snowflakes fall from the domed roof, landing on an ice ...

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NEWS: Daniel and Laura Curtis announce Elgar Room concert

Musical Theatre composers Daniel and Laura Curtis have announced a concert of their work to be performed at the prestigious Elgar Room in Kensington's Royal Albert Hall. The one night only intimate concert will take place on October 14th and features an array of West End performers including Alexander Hanson (Stephen Ward, Jesus Christ Superstar), Sabrina Aloueche (Les Miserables, We ...

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NEWS: Liza to play Royal Albert Hall in July

There are old stars and new stars, and then there’s... Liza! Now in her sixth decade of performing Liza Minnelli, winner of four Tony Awards, an Oscar, a Grammy, two Golden Globe Awards, an Emmy and a BAFTA, remains one of the world’s most consummate performers and belovedentertainers. In film, on stage and on television, Liza has won critical acclaim, ...

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Cirque du Soleil: Quidam – Royal Albert Hall, London

Reviewer Robert Cottingham [rating:3] Cirque du Soleil may have endured a torrid 2013 but undaunted, they bring their newest work Quidam to the Royal Albert Hall. Their shows are rarely 'about' something, their expertise has always lay in circus skills, but for what it's worth, this purports to look at a girl whose parents aren’t interested in her and follows ...

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PREVIEW: The Night of 1000 Voices, Royal Albert Hall

The Night of 1000 Voices is a large-scale charity concert that has been running annually since 1999. UK choirs and stage schools join musical theatre professionals on stage at an epic venue – this year, the Royal Albert Hall – to sing their hearts out in aid of a good cause. This year’s concert is on Sunday 6th May, and ...

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