Gossip

Denise Takes Broadway by Storm???
By Editorial Staff
The latest Stateside casting news puts to rest any lingering questions about another extension for Denise Van Outen in Chicago at the Adelphi. Van Outen will indeed continue in the role of tap-...
Daldry & Mendes Decline the National???
By Editorial Staff
Stephen Daldry and Sam Mendes are believed to have declined invitations to apply for the National Theatre's directorship. This leaves Jude Kelly (spotted at the NT's opening night of Humble Boy ...
‘H’ Takes Steps Towards Godspell???
By Editorial Staff
Ian ‘H’ Watkins, part of the pop sensation Steps, is rumoured to be lined up for a planned production of Godspell. The singer, who has expressed an interest in a musicals career, is known ...
Kander & Ebb Plan New Visit to West End???
By Editorial Staff
John Kander and Fred Ebb, the music and lyric team behind such greats as Cabaret and Chicago, look set to bring their new show to London next year. Entitled The Visit, the production is ...
Intimacy Film Heads for the Stage???
By Editorial Staff
The recently released movie Intimacy, notorious before its arrival for depicting graphic sex scenes, could be heading for the stage. The film, which stars The Globe's artistic director Mark ...
Boy George's Musical Due in Autumn???
By Editorial Staff
The flamboyant pop singer Boy George is believed to be preparing a new musical for an Autumn opening. Entitled Taboo, the show is expected to feature a number of new songs written by the ...
Crawford in Bloodsucking, Record-breaking Comeback???
By Editorial Staff
Michael Crawford is said to be on the verge of a comeback that would make him the highest paid performer in theatre history. The actor, who achieved international fame in the 1980s as the masked lead ...
Star Names Galore Set for Chicago Movie???
By Editorial Staff
As rumours galore abound concerning a movie version of the hit musical Chicago, it seems likely that Renee Zellweger will be offered the part of murderous vamp Roxie. Kevin Spacey is being hotly ...
Northern Ballet to Premiere Streetcar???
By Editorial Staff
The highly acclaimed Northern Ballet Theatre (NBT) company are believed to be preparing a version of A Streetcar Named Desire for a tour later this year. A notable ballet version of the play ...
What Home for Holm's Homecoming???
By Editorial Staff
Robin Lefevre's acclaimed production of Harold Pinter's The Homecoming, starring Ian Holm and Lia Williams, will absolutely certainly be coming to the West End next month. What's uncertain, ...