Made in Dagenham

Editor's Blog: Made in Dagenham and the plight of the British musical

'It's funny, it's stirring and, like all the most successful British shows, it revolves around industrial action. So what went wrong?'

Made in Dagenham closes at Adelphi in April

The screen-to-stage musical starring Gemma Arterton opened to warm reviews but has struggled at the box office

WOSAdvent: Win a pair of tickets to Made in Dagenham

Our month of giveaways continues with this chance to win tickets to see Gemma Arterton in this new British musical

Did Made in Dagenham strike a chord with critics?
By Nicole Goldstein

Rupert Goold's screen-to-stage production stars Gemma Arterton. Reviews were decidedly mixed...

Michael Coveney: First night flurry in Dagenham as HighTide regroups in Suffolk

Russell Brand rubbed shoulders with Andrew Lloyd Webber in the Adelphi stalls

Graham Norton and Mel C join Gemma Arterton for Made in Dagenham premiere

The new musical, based on the 2010 film, opened at the Adelphi last night

Made in Dagenham (Adelphi Theatre)

'A traditional working class musical about industrial action that sits worthily alongside Billy Elliot, Brassed Off and The Full Monty'

Gemma Arterton and the cast of Made in Dagenham visited by cars that inspired the story

The two original Cortinas stopped by as the new musical prepares to open

Rehearsal Pics: Gemma Arterton and cast prepare for Made in Dagenham

The new musical opens at the Adelphi Theatre next month

10 new productions we're looking forward to this Autumn

We take a look at some upcoming shows worth getting excited about