Victoria Palace

Guest Blog: What will theatres be like in the future?
By Rebecca Felgate
From La-Z-Boy seats to flying ice creams, an irreverent glimpse at the future of theatregoing from
Billy Elliot returns to screen roots with live cinema broadcast
The show, which has been running in the West End for nine years, will be broadcast in cinemas on 28 September
Billy Elliot will continue 'for at least the next two and a half years', say producers
Producers of the West End longrunner have released a statement confirming the show is set to extend booking to October 2015
Michael Coveney: Mackintosh expands his portfolio as musicals leap forward into the past
The news that Cameron Mackintosh is purchasing the Victoria Palace and Ambassadors theatres is 'nothing but good'
Cameron Mackintosh acquires West End's Victoria Palace and Ambassadors theatres
The producer will take his portfolio of West End theatres up to nine, and plans to rename the Ambassadors in honour of Stephen Sondheim
Ruthie Henshall joins Billy Elliot cast in May
Henshall will play the role of dance teacher Mrs Wilkinson