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Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat – Birmingham Hippodrome

Music:  Andrew Lloyd Webber Lyrics: Tim Rice Director: Bill Kenwright Reviewer: Clare White It was the first of musical writing duo Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s creations to be produced back in the 1970s and famously launched the West End stage careers of Jason Donovan, Philip Schofield and Lee Mead. Five decades later, Joseph and his coat of many ...

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Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat – WMC, Cardiff

Music:  Andrew Lloyd Webber Lyrics: Tim Rice Director: Bill Kenwright Reviewer: Barbara Michaels Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat the musical returns to the stage con brio, with a plethora of well-known musical numbers, refreshed and rejuvenated with all its original pizzazz still in place.  The Biblical story of Joseph, betrayed by his jealous brothers and sold into slavery in ...

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Lee Mead: Ten Years The Anniversary Tour – The Lowry, Salford

Reviewer: Rebecca Cohen He became a household name more than a decade ago after winning over viewers on BBC talent show Any Dream Will Do – the hunt for a leading man in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s iconic musical Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. He has since gone on to take leading roles in huge West End and touring productions, ...

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Jason Donovan: Ten Good Reasons Tour – The Lowry, Salford

Jason Donovan - Ten Good Reason cover

Reviewer: Donna Kelly 27 years after the release of Ten Good Reasons, Jason Donovan takes his debut album on tour for the first time. The Australian pop-star first shot to fame in the soap operaNeighbours before embarking on a music career in 1988, selling over 3million records in the UK including four UK No. 1 singles. The Ten Good Reasons ...

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NEWS: West End remembers producer Michael White

By Paul Couch Venues across London’s West End dimmed their lights last night [9 March 2016] in memory of Michael White, one of the theatre industry’s most influential producers, who has died of heart failure in California at the age of 80. Before yesterday evening’s performances commenced, audience members and industry professionals alike recognised the celebrated producer while lights were ...

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Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat – Theatre Royal, Plymouth

Music: Andrew Lloyd Webber Lyrics: Tim Rice Director: Bill Kenwright Reviewer: Marina Spark The 2015 UK tour of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s much loved musical Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat has come to the south west and the Theatre Royal Plymouth is proudly hosting it. Director Bill Kenwright has brought together a host of bright-eyed young things (cast and local ...

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Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat – Empire Theatre, Liverpool

Music: Andrew Lloyd Webber Lyrics: Tim Rice Director: Bill Kenwright Reviewer: Taylor Simmons Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, one of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s earliest works, is still a family favourite – and one which continues to pack house. Bill Kenwright’s latest incarnation is vibrant, colourful and full of youthful fun – which is echoed throughout in its casting. Joseph, ...

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NEWS: Peterborough’s Broadway Theatre Rises From The Ashes

Two years after it abruptly locked its doors, live performances return to Peterborough’s Broadway Theatre later this year as leading producer Bill Kenwright announces a season of his touring shows will play at the venue for 12 weeks. The 1200-seat venue has had a troubled history in recent years. A £9 million conversion saw the former cinema turn into a ...

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