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The World Goes Round: The Songs of Kander & Ebb – The Pheasantry, London

Writers: Devised by Scott Ellis, Susan Stroman and David Thompson Music: John Kander Lyrics: Fred Ebb Reviewer: Scott Matthewman When asked to think of musicals by John Kander and Fred Ebb, most people will immediately think of their two most perennial successes, Chicago and Cabaret. The latter may inspire some to also think of their collaborations with Liza Minnelli, for ...

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Tompsett and Kurup to headline The World Goes Round

West End stars and esteemed musical theatre concert artists Oliver Tompsett (Wicked, We Will Rock You) and Debbie Kurup (Chicago, The Bodyguard) will headline a brand new British production of The World Goes Round: The Songs of Kander &Ebb, which will play a limited run of four nights only from Sunday 5th to Wednesday 8th July 2015 at the Pheasantry ...

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Christmas in New York – Palace Theatre, Manchester

Reviewer: Gari Davies [Rating:4] It's December, the Christmas tree has just gone up, mince pies have been made, presents bought and hastily wrapped, and finally, the time comes when you can relax and start to enjoy the festive season. For many families, this can come in the form of a panto (oh yes it can!), though for those who the ...

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INTERVIEW: 10 Minutes with Eden Espinosa

Best known for playing the rôle of Elphaba in the original Broadway production of Wicked and being in the original cast of Brooklyn, Eden Espinosa is coming to the UK to star in returning festive favourite Christmas in New York. Nicole Evans caught up with her to talk about the show, inspirations and the IMEAs. You are coming to the ...

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NEWS: Eden Espinosa headlines palatial return of Christmas in New York

Following a four year absence from the festive theatrical calendar, the West End’s popular seasonal concert offering Christmas in New York will return by popular demand for one night only at the Palace Theatre in London on Monday 9th December 2013, prior to which it will play its first ever regional date at the Palace Theatre in Manchester on Saturday ...

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NEWS: Been On Broadway cast photos released

A selection of glamorous photographs of the cast of one off gala concert Been on Broadway have been released. Cast members Sarah Goggin, Christopher Mitchell, Sally Samad, Alexandra Da Silva, Sebastian Thomas and Paul Treacy are shown in luxurious surroundings in these high-end glamour shots taken by West End photographer Darren Bell. Been on Broadway plays for one night on ...

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CD REVIEW: Momentous Musicals

Reviewer: LucyThackray [rating:4] Momentous Musicals was a one-off event in July 2012 which brought together musical theatre stars Gareth Gates, Rachael Wooding, Emma Williams and Jonathan Ansell at the New Wimbledon Theatre for an explosive night of 'songs from the shows'. This live recording fizzes with energy as Wooding kicks off with One Night Only from Dreamgirls (made most famous ...

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NEWS: Casting complete for UK Tour of Momentous Musicals

Following our previous news story about the UK tour of Momentous Musicals starring Gareth Gates and Rachael Wooding. Today Speckulation Entertainment have released the rest of this year’s line up for the “Sophisticated homage” to Musical Theatre. Joining the cast will be the award winning, record breaking John Owen-Jones (Phantom of the Opera, Les Miserablés) and Ex West End Elphaba ...

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