The Other Palace: The Other Studio Season Announcement

The Other Palace is delighted to announce the upcoming shows in the Autumn/Winter Season for The Other Studio. There is an exciting mix of one-night performances and longer running shows in October and November beginning with Come Join the Dots (Friday 27 October), an evening of slick and sophisticated close part harmony, with just a dash of mischief. Fresh from their sell-out run at the Edinburgh Fringe, Hot Gay Time … Continue reading The Other Palace: The Other Studio Season Announcement

Crazy For You: Claire Sweeney to Join Cast

Jamie Wilson and Gavin Kalin are delighted to announce that Claire Sweeney will take over the role of Irene in the national tour of the Watermill Theatre’s acclaimed production of Crazy For You. Claire takes over the role from Caroline Flack, and joins Tom Chambers who plays Bobby and Charlotte Wakefield who plays Polly from 16 January 2018 at the Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury. Tour dates and venues are available further down the page. … Continue reading Crazy For You: Claire Sweeney to Join Cast

Big Fish the Musical: Casting

Clare Burt is today announced to star as Sandra Bloom alongside the previously announced Kelsey Grammer 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 the … Continue reading Big Fish the Musical: Casting

The Jungle Book: UK Tour

Children’s Touring Partnership and Royal & Derngate, Northampton are delighted to announce a new adaptation of a family classic, The Jungle Book. The award winning creative team bringing Rudyard Kipling’s timeless story to the stage includes playwright Jessica Swale, director Max Webster and internationally renowned songwriter Joe Stilgoe. The production will premiere at Royal & Derngate, Northampton from Tuesday 28 November until Sunday 31 December 2017, and will then embark on a UK … Continue reading The Jungle Book: UK Tour

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