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Casting announced for Bumblescratch

Tue 26 Jul 2016

Darren Day, Michael Xavier and Jessica Martin will lead the one-off charity gala concert of Robert J. Sherman's new musical Bumblescratch.

Hampstead Theatre announces Labyrinth cast

Tue 26 Jul 2016

Hampstead Theatre has today announced full casting for the world premiere of Beth Steel’s new economic thriller Labyrinth.

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Backstage Pass

Obioma Ugoala (Smokey Robinson) in Motown the Musical (Photo: Alastiar Muir)

Q&A: Motown The Musical's Obioma Ugoala

Fri 22 Jul 2016

We caught up with Obioma Ugoala, who plays the iconic Smokey Robinson in Motown The Musical to talk icons, nicknames, and singing until 3am.

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The view from a box at the Victoria Palace

Boxing Clever

If you've ever considered trying the view from the 'Royal Box' for yourself, check out our handy guide to making the most of the experience.

Lily Loveless and Daniel Portman in rehearsal for The Collector (Photo: Scott Rylander)

In rehearsal: The Collector

These rehearsal snaps from Mark Healy’s thrilling adaptation of John Fowles’ chilling novel The Collector look excitingly ominous.

Amber Riley, star of Dreamgirls (Photo: Blair Caldwell)

Video: Amber Riley performs I Am Changing

On the evidence of Amber Riley's performance in this video, Dreamgirls, at the Savoy Theatre from November, could be utterly spectacular.

Kids Week 2016 - The Gruffalo Logo - Activity Image

Video: The Gruffalo

Kids Week sent a slightly smaller than normal theatre critic down to investigate The Gruffalo Live On Stage.

First Nights

Jamie Parker in Harry Potter And The Cursed Child at the Palace Theatre (Photo: Manuel Harlan)

Harry Potter And The Cursed Child Parts One And Two

Tue 26 Jul 2016

Harry Potter And The Cursed Child is a theatrical experience unlike anything you’ll ever have encountered on stage before.

Golda Rosheuvel in Now We Are Here (Photo: HelenMurray)

Now We Are Here

Mon 25 Jul 2016

Now We Are Here strips back the biases and prejudices until all that is left are the people and their truths.

Beverley Knight in The Bodyguard (Photo: Paul Coltas)

The Bodyguard

Fri 22 Jul 2016

Believe the hype; Beverley Knight will blow you away in this blockbuster production.

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