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Kerry Katona cast as Marilyn Monroe in new musical
By Editorial Staff · 24 Jul 2013 · London, Off-West End
Kerry Katona has been cast to play legendary starlet Marilyn Monroe in a new musical.Norma Jeane The Musical is written by Belvedere Pashun, whose new show WAG! The Musical, ...
Judy Craymer hints at second life for Viva Forever!
By Editorial Staff · 15 Jul 2013 · London, West End
Spice Girls musical Viva Forever!, which recently closed at the Piccadilly Theatre following a critically-derided six-month run, could be set to rise from the ashes. Ben Cura & H
Kenneth Branagh tipped for Old Vic job after Spacey
By Editorial Staff · 12 Jul 2013 · London, West End
Kenneth Branagh could be set to take over from Old Vic artistic director Kevin Spacey when he steps down in 2015, according to the Daily Mail. Branagh in Macbeth at the ...
Rupert Grint and Ben Whishaw find their Mojo with Butterworth's play?
By Editorial Staff · 5 Jul 2013 · London, West End
Rupert Grint Rupert Grint could be set to make his stage debut in Jez Butterworth's 1995 play Mojo alongside Ben Whishaw, according to the Daily Mail.The Harry Po
What's next for Daniel Radcliffe - Hamlet and a West End musical?
By Editorial Staff · 24 Jun 2013 · London, West End
Daniel Radcliffe, who is currently making his West End return in Michael Grandage's production of The Cripple of Inishmaan, has indicated his interest in tackling a range of stage ...
Is Miss Saigon prepped to chopper into the Prince Edward?
By Editorial Staff · 19 Jun 2013 · London, West End
It looks like the long-rumoured West End return of Miss Saigon could finally be nearing confirmation. The New York Post reports that Laurence Connor and James Powell,...
Are Beverley Knight and Tristan Gemmill the new Bodyguard stars? We think so!
By Editorial Staff · 13 Jun 2013 · London, West End
Beverley Knight Producers of WhatsOnStage Award winning screen-to-stage show The Bodyguard have released a teaser trailer of the new principal cast, who take over from ...
Flushed with success: Is Jamie Lloyd's latest project Urinetown?
By Editorial Staff · 10 Jun 2013 · London
Jamie Lloyd© Dan Wooller Just when we thought he couldn't get any busier, wunderkind director Jamie Lloyd has been attached to another major production.Lloyd, whose acclaimed revival ...
Newsies eyeing up Piccadilly & Savoy for Spring 2014?
By Editorial Staff · 31 May 2013 · London, West End
According to the Daily Mail, producers Disney are "trying to secure either the Piccadilly or the Savoy theatres" for Newsies in Spring 2014....
X Factor musical writer Harry Hill unfazed by Viva closure?
By Editorial Staff · 29 May 2013 · West End
Harry Hill, who is scripting the book for forthcoming X Factor musical I Can't Sing!, is apparently untroubled by the early closure of recent Spice Girls show Vi