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Miss Saigon – Festival Theatre Edinburgh

Book & Lyrics: Alain Boublil Music: Claude-Michel Schönberg Director: Laurence Connor Reviewer: Dominic Corr Before the likes of Wicked or The Lion King, Miss Saigon stood as one of the West End’s epic musicals.  Heavily influenced by Madame Butterfly and with the legendary creative team of Claude-Michel Schönberg and Alain Boublil, it’s no wonder many adore this musical. In many ways ...

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Miss Saigon – Prince Edward Theatre, London

Music: Claude-Michel Schönberg Lyrics: Richard Maltby Jnr. &Alain Boublil Book: Alain Boublil &Claude-Michel Schönberg Director: Laurence Connor Reviewer: John Roberts Making a welcome return to London, 15 years after it finished its original record breaking run at Drury Lane, Miss Saigon has once again landed in the West End and has HIT written all over. Director Laurence Connor, the mastermind ...

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NEWS: This is the moment as cast of Miss Saigon announced

Following an extensive worldwide search for the perfect cast to star in the new London production of Miss Saigon which opens at the Prince Edward Theatre in May 2014.Cameron Mackintosh has revealed the leading cast for his brand new production which will be directed by Laurence Connor (who also directed the 25th Anniversary productions of Les Miserables and Phantom of ...

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NEWS: A princely home for Miss Saigon

It comes as no surprise to anyone that FINALLY it's been announced that Miss Saigon will make a long awaited return to the West End to The Prince Edward theatre in May 2014 - almost 25 years since the original production opened at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane. Following the announcement last week that Jersey Boys would be moving home ...

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Oliver! – Norwich Theatre Royal

Writer and Composer: Lionel Bart Director: Laurence Connor Reviewer: Lu Greer [Rating:4.5] Oliver!, the story of the poor little orphan who befriends a group of thieves and miscreants before eventually finding his way to his real home, has seen its fair share of adaptations; with plays, musicals, television shows and even on film. It would seem entirely possible then, for ...

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Oliver! – The Mayflower, Southampton

Writer and Composer: Lionel Bart Producer: Cameron Mackintosh Reviewer: Marina Spark [rating: 4.5]   A booming overture marked the beginning of Lionel Bart’s ‘Oliver!’ and swiftly transported us to Dickensian England. What was evident from the moment the security curtain was raised was the complexity of the breathtaking set. The set, designed by Totie Driver and Adrian Vaux, was tremendously ...

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