Candide

Remembering Barbara Cook: a life in performances
By Editorial Staff
With the sad news of Barbara Cook's passing, we look back at some of her career-defining performances
Watch Rob Houchen and James Dreyfus in rehearsals for LMTO's Candide
We chat to Rob Houchen, James Dreyfus and Freddie Tapner ahead of the one-off concert staging at Cadogan Hall
James Dreyfus to star in LMTO's Candide
He joins Rob Houchen in the concert staging at Cadogan Hall
Exclusive: London Musical Theatre Orchestra to perform Mack and Mabel in new season
The orchestra will reprise Alan Menken's A Christmas Carol after last year's concert
Exclusive: Initial casting announced for LMTO's Candide
Les Miserables actor Rob Houchen will play the titular role
Jason Robert Brown to conduct Honeymoon in Vegas at London Palladium
London Musical Theatre Orchestra have announced the first two shows of its 2017 season
Kim Criswell stars in Cat On A Hot Tin Roof revival
By Editorial Staff
The production runs at in Newcastle, Northampton and Manchester
Menier's Candide extends to 1 March
The Chocolate Factory's production, which stars James Dreyfus, Scarlett Strallen and Fra Fee, has added eight additional performances
Brief Encounter with... WhatsOnStage Award nominee Scarlett Strallen
Scarlett Strallen is currently starring as Cunegonde in the Menier Chocolate Factory's Candide, which opened last week. She was recently nominated for the WhatsOnStage Award for Best Actress in a Musical for her performances in Candide and A Chorus Line.
Michael Coveney: Jude lays down the Law, while Scarlett hardly blushes in Candide
I remember a colleague once saying that Toby Stephens played Coriolanus very well as Henry V. I'm sure Tom Hiddleston won't make the same mistake when he plays the same role soon at the Donmar