Big Debate

Poll Results: Did Margaret Thatcher change British theatre for better or worse?
By Editorial Staff
Haydn Gwynne as Margaret Thatcher in The Audience Following the death of Margaret Thatcher, the audience at Billy Elliot voted to keep in the show Elton John and Lee Hall's ...
Ramin Karimloo responds to WOS poll victory, joins The West End Men
By Editorial Staff
Ramin Karimloo at the 2011 WhatsOnStage Awards Ramin Karimloo, recently voted favourite West End leading man by our readers, has posted a magnanimous acceptance speech on his Facebook ...
Vote in WOS Poll: West End leading men - who gets your vote?
By Editorial Staff
West End's leading men for musical theatre THE POLL HAS NOW CLOSED. CHECK BACK SOON FOR RESULTS AND OUR LEADING MEN QUIZ! Following our recent feature ...
Alan Ayckbourn tops WOS Jubilee Playwrights poll
By Editorial Staff
Alan Ayckbourn Alan Ayckbourn has come top of Whatsonstage.com's Jubilee Playwrights poll to find the most popular of the ‘new Elizabethans'. Ayckbourn, author of over 70 plays, ...
Vote in WOS Poll: What are your favourite show tunes?
By Editorial Staff
Whatsonstage.com is on a mission to decide the best-ever show tunes and we need the help of the UK's most avid and knowledgeable theatregoers to come up with ...
Vote in WOS Poll: Do The Voice judges know anything about musical theatre?
By Editorial Staff
Kerry Ellis at the 2012 WhatsOnStage Awards It was sad television viewing for musical theatre fans on Saturday night when West End super-star, and two-time Whatsonstage.com Award ...
WOS Poll: Whatsonstage.com survey predicts West End boost from Olympics
By Editorial Staff
Contrary to recent high-profile predictions, this summer's Olympic Games will have a positive impact on London's West End, according to those who actually buy theatre tickets – ...
Vote in WOS Poll: Are long-running shows good for the West End?
By Editorial Staff
Our Big Debate poll is back! And we're centring on an issue that has come into sharp focus with the recent 25th anniversaries of both Les Miserables ...
WOS TV & Poll: Who Is Top Awards Acceptance?
By Editorial Staff
We went through the on-stage footage from the 2011 Whatsonstage.com Awards Concert on Sunday night, and decided that, as all of the acceptance speeches were so great, we'd better ...
WOS Poll: Plotting Whatsonstage.com The Musical
By Editorial Staff
Showstoppers - improvisational musical masters The world premiere of Whatsonstage.com – THE MUSICAL takes place on Monday 8 November 2010 at London's ...