‘A Christmas Story: The Musical’ to Premier in London

A Christmas Story: The Musical at the Waterloo East Theatre

The West End is going to gain a bright new star this holiday season, with A Christmas Story: The Musical set to debut at the Waterloo East Theatre this Christmas! The classic, hilarious story of Ralphie and his quest to secure a Red Ryder BB Gun from Santa Claus will be taking the stage and […]

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Review: Les Misérables

Les Miserables at the Queen's Theatre in London's West End

Les Misérables is a story that is over 150 years old, but it is still entertaining people across the world in almost every conceivable format. The musical, just under 40 years old, is one of those formats that has been highly regarded in many venues, and it is currently being performed at the Queen’s Theatre […]

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Andrew Lloyd Webber reveals plans for Cinderella

Cinderella the musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber

Legendary composer Andrew Lloyd Webber has recently divulged that he is working on a musical adaptation of the classic fairytale Cinderella. Webber – who recently secured his entry into the EGOT club with his Emmy win for Jesus Christ Superstar: Live in Concert – is undoubtedly the right man for the job. He has experienced […]

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Waitress: Be the first to see the Broadway hit in London!

Waitress is coming to London's West End

Waitress has been a smash hit on Broadway since 2015, and now it is coming to London’s famed West End in February 2019! Whether you’re a fan of the movie, the current Broadway production, or both, you are sure to have a blast when you come to London to see this fantastic performance. The musical, […]

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Mary Poppins to Replace Aladdin in 2019

Mary Poppins at the Prince Edward Theatre

The popular stage adaptation of Aladdin will soon be finalizing its run at the Prince Edward Theatre in London’s West End to make way for another Disney classic. Mary Poppins is making its return to the West End in autumn of 2019, and fans are thrilled to hear the news. The award-winning musical enjoyed a […]

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Michelle Visage Joins Everybody’s Talking About Jamie

Everybody's Talking About Jamie at the Apollo Theatre

The West End production of Everybody’s Talking About Jamie is about to get a major change! Michelle Visage, the feisty judge of Rupaul’s Drag Race, is set to make her debut on the West End as Miss Hedge. Although she makes a living judging RuPaul’s Drag Race, she will be taking on a role as […]

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Review: Heathers

Heathers at the Theatre Royal Haymarket starring Carrie Hope Fletcher

The musical adaptation of the 1980’s cult classic Heathers has found its way to London’s famed West End, and it is every bit as fun as the original film. Showing at the Theatre Royal Haymarket, the dark but humorous script comes to life on stage as the cast and crew put on a stunning performance […]

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Original Hamilton recording on Netflix?

Original Broadway Hamilton recording to be bought by Netflix

Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Hamilton has become an international cultural phenomenon and remains one of the hottest tickets in any theatre district. While many have seen the production and raved about it, others have been unable to secure tickets and see what the hype is all about. However, for those who aren’t a fan of going to the theatre, […]

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Review: Eugenius

Eugenius at The Other Palace

Geeks have long been a mainstay in popular culture, but it wasn’t until recently that they have become heroes in seemingly impossible stories. Usually the role of the geek was reserved for the timid sidekick or as a brief comedy relief character. Today, however, geeks have become respected, and sometimes they even get the girl. […]

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StageCon – UK’s First theatre convention postponed

StageCon at the Shoreditch Town Hall

UPDATE on this story: (!) The organisers of StageCon have announced they are postponing the event until next year. (!) If you are a theatre enthusiast, then you should be excited about London’s first ever StageCon – a convention full of live performances, celebrity panels, first-time previews, and plenty more!  StageCon is coming to Shoreditch […]

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Review: Sylvia

Sylvia at the Old Vic

If Hamilton is any indication, audiences love to learn about history through the witty lyrics and beats of rap music. Although Sylvia at the Old Vic Theatre in London’s West End takes on the same technique, that is where all similarities end. Sylvia is a creative behemoth of its own, telling the story of women’s […]

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‘Mamma Mia! The Party’ to Open at the O2 Arena

Mamma Mia! The Party to open at the O2 Arena in London

If you’ve ever watched a performance of Mamma Mia! and found yourself wishing that you could be part of the action, now is your chance! That’s right, Mamma Mia! The Party is set to land at the O2 Arena in London starting in Spring of 2019. You’ll get the opportunity to mingle with Mamma Mia! […]

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Denise Van Outen’s return to Chicago has been postponed

Denise Van Outen to join cast of Chicago at the Phoenix Theatre

The West End production of Chicago was due for a major change, as Denise Van Outen was going to take over the role of Velma Kelly starting on September 24th and  replacing Josefina Gabrielle, who has played both Roxie and Velma in the raucous musical. Unfortunately, the actress found out on the first day of rehearsals that she had suffered […]

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Review: Matilda

Matilda at the Cambridge Theatre

Roald Dahl’s classic children’s book Matilda has been a favorite of both kids and adults for decades. Like many classic stories it has been transformed into a musical, this time by Tim Minchin and Dennis Kelly. The pair does a great job of bringing Roald Dahl’s grotesquely unique characters to life, but there are parts […]

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Complete Cast Announced for ‘Company’

Complete casting has finally been announced for the West End production of Company, which will be performed at the Gielgud Theatre starting on the 26th of September 2018! This is a surprising cast, with some major changes taking place. Jonathon Bailey, who wowed us in The Last Five Years, will take on the role of […]

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Review: Motown the Musical

Motown at the Shaftesbury Theatre

Berry Gordy is the name in Motown music, so it makes sense that a performance about Motown would be based around him. The script was written by Gordy himself, making this an autobiographical musical. While his credentials are certainly impressive, you can tell that Gordy doesn’t have too many criticisms of himself. This leads to […]

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Duncan James to play Billy Flynn in Chicago

Duncan James to jon Chicago as Billy Flint

A big change is coming to the West End’s Phoenix Theatre, as Duncan James will be taking the place of Martin Kemp in the role of Billy Flynn in the theatre’s production of Chicago. Duncan is no stranger to the world-famous musical, as he originally took on this role all the way back in 2008. […]

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Come From Away Is Coming to London’s West End!

Come From Away at the Phoenix Theatre

The heartwarming story Come From Away, which has received major success on Broadway, will be coming to London’s West End in 2019! The Tony Award-winning musical will debut at the Phoenix Theatre beginning on January 30th, and it is sure to be a wonderful production. Christopher Ashley, the musical director from the original production, will […]

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Review: Strictly Ballroom

Baz Luhrman brought his short play, Strictly Ballroom, to the big screen in 1992. Both the play and movie received glowing reviews, with compelling scripts and excellent performances from their actors. Now, the famous play has been transformed into a musical, and it doesn’t disappoint. It can be seen at the Piccadilly Theatre, and anyone […]

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Review: The Book of Mormon

In 2011, South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone created an unexpected cultural phenomenon: The Book of Mormon. Most famously known for their crude and irreverent cartoon, the duo put together a smart, witty, and at times educational musical that captured the attention of the entire world. While most people knew them for their vulgar […]

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‘Thriller Live!’ celebrating its 4,000th performance

When Thriller Live made its debut at the Lyric Theatre in London’s West End in 2009, nobody expected it to reach the level of success that it has today. It was always a much-loved musical, but we would never have guessed that it would continue to break so many records. On September 12th, Thriller Live […]

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Review: 42nd Street

42nd Street at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane

42nd Street is a long-running musical based on 1933 film adaptation of a novel by the same name. It is a story about Broadway, taking place around Broadway, and originally performed on Broadway. So of course, it makes sense that the production has made its way across the pond to the Theatre Royal Drury Lane. […]

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