Gossip

Quast Heads to South Bank Pacific???
By Editorial Staff
Philip Quast is hotly tipped to star in Trevor Nunn's revival of South Pacific at the National this winter. Quast, seen most recently in the West End in the RSC's The Secret Garden, won the 1998 Best ...
Mystery Guests Leave Right Size Fans Guessing???
By Editorial Staff
Producers of The Right Size's new homage to comedians Morecambe and Wise, The Play What I Wrote, are promising theatregoers a string of celebrity mystery guests - but who? The play, subtitled A Tig
Sweeney Swears Blind by Chicago???
By Editorial Staff
Claire Sweeney is convinced she's going to be the next TV talent to razzle-dazzle 'em in the West End production of Chicago - even if the show's producers aren't. In several recent interviews, the ...
McKellen & Mirren Lure Brits with Dance???
By Editorial Staff
In the wake of the recent American tragedy, good news on Broadway is scarce and the likelihood of numerous transatlantic transfers may be in question. One glittering new production, however, looks ...
Trainspotting Welsh Goes Musical???
By Editorial Staff
The writer Irvine Welsh, author of Trainspotting, is believed to be preparing a musical for stage presentation. The Gateway Theatre in Edinburgh looks to be a likely starting point for the ...
Margulies Serves Up Dinner in the West End???
By Editorial Staff
Donald Margulies' Pulitzer Prize-winning Dinner with Friends may be served up in the West End before the end of the year. Originally a hit off-Broadway, the play - about two married couples and what ...
Venus Set to Touch West End???
By Editorial Staff
The London King's Head's acclaimed production of Kurt Weill's One Touch of Venus could be heading for the West End. The venue confirmed to Whatsonstage.com that a number of producers were in the ...
Shaffer to Follow Mozart with Tchaikovsky???
By Editorial Staff
A new play from award-winning dramatist Peter Shaffer looks set to portray the sexual relationship between Pyotr Tchaikovsky and his younger brother, Modest. It wouldn't be the first time Shaffer has ...
Steps & Natalie at Charity Heaven???
By Editorial Staff
Pop stars Steps and ex-Neighbours celebrity Natalie Imbruglia are rumoured to be attending a charity performance of Closer To Heaven tonight, 11 September 2001. The musical, written by ...
Blonde Bombshells Head for West End???
By Editorial Staff
Alan Plater’s BAFTA Award-winning TV drama, The Last of the Blonde Bombshells, could be heading for the West End next year. A stage version of the film, which starred Dame Judi Dench and ...