The Other Palace: Work in Progress Productions

The Other Palace is delighted to announce two Work in Progress productions, first discovered during Pitch Days held on 24 May 2017. Spilt Milk and Ever Onward will have public sharings on Friday 11 August and Friday 24 November respectively. Paul Taylor Mills, Artistic Director said, “I am thrilled that we have been able to, within the first 6 months of operating, find two brilliant new musicals to support and develop. This is at … Continue reading The Other Palace: Work in Progress Productions

London Premiere: Big Fish the Musical

A certain Big Fish has made a big jump across the pond… Kelsey Grammer will star as Edward Bloom in a new production of John August and Andrew Lippa’s Big Fish The Musical. Based on the novel Big Fish by Daniel Wallace and the Columbia Pictures film screenplay by John August, this new production will be the London premiere of the musical and also marks Kelsey’s first time on … Continue reading London Premiere: Big Fish the Musical

Sunset Boulevard: Full Casting

Full casting has been announced for the forthcoming UK and Ireland tour of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s award-winning musical Sunset Boulevard. Directed by Nikolai Foster, the tour will open at Curve on Saturday 16 September 2017. Joining the previously announced Ria Jones as Norma Desmond and Danny Mac as Joe Gillis will be Adam Pearce as Max Von Mayerling, Molly Lynch as Betty Schaefer, Dougie Carter as Artie Green, and Carl Sanderson as Cecil B DeMille. The rest of the company … Continue reading Sunset Boulevard: Full Casting

Matthew Bourne’s Cinderella – Tour Dates

New Adventures are delighted to announce the tour dates for the much-anticipated return of Matthew Bourne’s Cinderella.  The tour opens on Saturday 9 December 2017 at Sadler’s Wells where it plays a seven-week season until Saturday 27 January 2018. See below for a list of confirmed venues. One of New Adventures’ most loved productions Matthew Bourne’s Cinderella is a thrilling and evocative love story, set in London … Continue reading Matthew Bourne’s Cinderella – Tour Dates

Miss Saigon Tour: Rehearsal Pictures

Rehearsals are underway for the UK and Ireland tour of Miss Saigon. Check out a behind the scenes look into the rehearsal room… Following a record breaking London run and Tony nominated opening on Broadway, the tour will open at Curve Leicester on 1 July 2017. Cameron Mackintosh is delighted to announce final casting for his acclaimed production of Boublil and Schönberg’s legendary musical Miss Saigon. Ryan … Continue reading Miss Saigon Tour: Rehearsal Pictures

News: The Other Palace Development Programme

Andrew Lloyd Webber and Paul Taylor Mills are delighted to announce details for The Other Palace Development Programme and first Work in Progress series until December 2017.  The Other Palace opened in February 2017 as a new home for musical theatre. The venue aims to discover, develop and reimagine musicals. The team want the spaces to be used to nurture the next generation of musicals, … Continue reading News: The Other Palace Development Programme

Sunset Boulevard: Casting

Every show needs the ‘Greatest Star of All’ (or two), and the UK and Ireland tour of Sunset Boulevard has just announced two star castings. Danny Mac is set to star as Joe Gillis in the forthcoming tour of Curve’s production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s award-winning musical Sunset Boulevard. Ria Jones is to play Norma Desmond, and full casting will be announced shortly. Most recently Danny … Continue reading Sunset Boulevard: Casting

Nativity! The Musical: Casting

Nativity! The Musical opens at Birmingham Repertory Theatre later this year, and how better to make it ‘Sparkle and Shine’ than a cast of shining stars. Daniel Boys will play ‘Paul Maddens’, Sarah Earnshaw ‘Jennifer Lore’ and Simon Lipkin ‘Mr Poppy’. They will be joined by Andy Barke, Jamie Chapman, Jemma Churchill, Gary Davis and Katia Sartini. Further casting and childrens casting to be announced soon. Debbie … Continue reading Nativity! The Musical: Casting

Half A Sixpence: Final Performances

Join audiences in clapping their hands and stamping their feet, as the West End bids farewell to Half A Sixpence. Closing on Saturday 2nd September 2017. And you can be sure it will be out with a ‘Flash, Bang, Wallop’! Producer Cameron Mackintosh says: “I’m delighted that this new Half A Sixpence has been greeted so rapturously by audiences and critics and discovered a new star in Charlie Stemp.  It is … Continue reading Half A Sixpence: Final Performances

Casting: Les Miserables

Here’s yet one reason more for audiences to see Les Misérables… From 12 June 2017, Killian Donnelly and Carley Stenson will join the cast as Jean Valjean and Fantine, while Hayden Tee returns as Javert from 17 July. Such news will ensure there won’t be any empty chairs, not that that’s an issue; the current production still plays to standing room only! Donnelly returns to the London … Continue reading Casting: Les Miserables