Gossip

Minogue Departure = Notre Dame Departure???
By Editorial Staff · 16 Jul 2001
It may not be long before Notre Dame de Paris follows All You Need Is Love and The Beautiful Game into early closure. Though the musical is at present booking up to January 2002, Dannii Minogue, the ...
Brent Barrett Signs Up for Kiss Me Kate???
By Editorial Staff · 13 Jul 2001
Brent Barrett, currently starring as Billy Flynn in Chicago on Broadway, is expected to assume Kiss Me Kate's lead role of Fred Graham. The production opens in the West End at Victoria Palace ...
Claire Follows Denise into Chicago???
By Editorial Staff · 12 Jul 2001
How are the producers of Chicago going to follow up on the casting of Denise Van Outen as Roxie Hart? Top of the contenders’ list for replacements looks to be Claire Sweeney, star of TV soap Broo
Holm Coming with Pinter's Homecoming???
By Editorial Staff · 11 Jul 2001
Sir Ian Holm and Lia Williams may well be bringing the Dublin Gate Theatre's production of Harold Pinter's The Homecoming to the West End in September 2001. Directed by Robin Lefevre, this ...
Tomb Raider Jolie to Tackle Hamlet???
By Editorial Staff · 10 Jul 2001
Angelina Jolie, who plays video game adventurer Lara Croft in the hit film Tomb Raider, is rumoured to be heading for the London stage. The 24-year-old Californian is tipped to be playing ...
Sewell Playing Luther at the National???
By Editorial Staff · 9 Jul 2001
Rufus Sewell is hotly tipped for a return to the stage this October in a National Theatre production of John Osborne's Luther. In the epic play, Sewell is expected to assume the role of ...
All You Need Is Love & a Paycheque???
By Editorial Staff · 6 Jul 2001
What's happening with All You Need Is Love? The Beatles-scored musical, which opened at the West End's Queen's Theatre in May, has just announced an extension to its booking period from December 2001 ...
Raisin to Get West End Transfer???
By Editorial Staff · 5 Jul 2001
The Young Vic's recent highly acclaimed revival of A Raisin in the Sun may be set for a West End outing. Lorraine Hansberry's 1959 play, relating the struggles of a family in Chicago, was the first ...
A Little More of Denise in Chicago???
By Editorial Staff · 4 Jul 2001
TV presenter Denise Van Outen's widely advertised 16-week season as Roxie Hart in the hit musical Chicago may not be so "strictly limited" after all. Although posters and show representatives insist ...
Hobson & Berry Hunted by Mohicans???
By Editorial Staff · 3 Jul 2001
Helen Hobson and Nick Berry are among the rumoured contenders for roles in the Last of the Mohicans musical. The Rocky Horror Show's creator, Richard O'Brien, is also expected to become ...