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CD REVIEW: Prince of Broadway – 2017 Broadway Cast Recording

Reviewer: Mark Clegg Hal Prince is a true musical theatre legend. Involved in some of the biggest shows of the second half of the twentieth century, Prince’s credits as a producer and director encompass a wide variety of classic musicals from The Pajama Game in 1955 to 1998’s Parade. Not one to shy away from self-congratulation, Prince has rounded off his ...

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The Pajama Game – Shaftesbury Theatre, London

Music/Lyrics: Richard Adler and Jerry Ross Book: George Abbott and Richard Bissell Director: Richard Eyre Reviewer: John Roberts There is a charming energy that engulfs this revival of The Pajama Game based on Richard Bissell’s novel 7½ Cents. A musical that has all the ingredients of a classic musical of the era – strong leads, stunning choreography, and deliciously flamboyant ...

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NEWS: The Pajama Game announces full West End cast

Peter Polycarpou, Gary Wilmot and Colin Stinton join the cast of the West End transfer of Chichester Festival Theatre's sparkling production of the Broadway smash hit musical, The Pajama Game, directed by Richard Eyre. Peter Polycarpou and Colin Stinton reprise their rôles as Vernon Hines and Hasler, with Gary Wilmot taking over the rôle of Vernon Hines from 2 June. ...

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FEATURE: The Public Reviews Best of 2013

Once again it’s been a busy year for our reviewers, covering over 2,600 productions across the country during 2013. With such a breadth of coverage it’s never easy to come to agreement on what have been the highlights of the year but our teams have pitched their highlights and we've come up with a list of our highlights of the ...

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NEWS: The Pajama Game Heads To Shaftesbury Theatre

Following a critically acclaimed, sold out run, producers have today announced that Chichester Festival Theatre's production of The Pajama Game will transfer to the Shaftesbury Theatre in London’s West End on 1 May, playing until 13 September 2014. Joanna Riding will reprise her rôle for the transfer and will be joined by nd Michael Xavier who has replaced original cast ...

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The Pajama Game – Minerva Theatre, Chichester

Words and music: Richard Adler and Jerry Ross Book: George Abbott and Richard Bissel Director: Richard Eyre Reviewer: Ian Foster [rating:4] Old Broadway classics seem to flourish in the rarefied air of West Sussex and it is hard to shake the feeling that Chichester has done it again with a revival of The Pajama Game. No stranger to big American ...

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