Ben Elton

Michael Coveney: Sport in the spotlight, from Patrick Marber to Bend It Like Beckham
The summer heralds a raft of sports-themed productions; but can they emulate the excitement of the real thing?
We Will Rock You Freddie statue 'stolen' by Queen drummer Taylor
The 20 foot statue of Queen frontman Mercury was somewhat of a landmark until the show's closure
Tonight's The Night (Bristol Hippodrome- Tour)
By Hannah Sweetnam
Tonight's The Night recovers from a slow start to become a fun evening out at Bristol Hippodrome.
Rock on? Brian May and Ben Elton working on We Will Rock You sequel
By Editorial Staff
As the Queen musical prepares to make its final bow at the Dominion Theatre, news of a follow-up has emerged
Tonight's The Night (Tour - Birmingham)
The Ben Elton penned Rod Stewart musical, Tonight's The Night, continues its UK tour with a week in Birmingham.
Tonight's The Night (Tour - Manchester)
Tonight's The Night may contain a slim narrative but the cast work hard it make it sail on tour.
Brief Encounter with... Tonight's the Night Writer Ben Elton
Ben Elton's Tonight the Night is back, touring the UK from the next week, starting in Manchester. Here, the writer talks about why he wanted to revisit the Rod Stewart musical.
Amanda Coutts and Rolan Bell join We Will Rock You, show extends
By Editorial Staff
Queen and Ben Elton's musical We Will Rock You has announced new casting from October and extended booking at the West End's Dominion Theatre until April 2014. Rolan BellĀ© Dan ...