Storyhouse announced today that a new production of Howard Ashman and Alan Menken's musical Little Shop of Horrors will run on the main stage from Friday 10th May – Sunday 2nd June, to mark the multi award-winning arts centres second birthday.
The hugely experienced Laurie Sansom will succeed Conrad Nelson as Northern Broadsides Artistic Director and CEO from June.
He takes over from Nelson who succeeded the company's founder and Artistic Director Barrie Rutter who left after a row over Arts Council funding.
Following the record-breaking success of last year’s pantomime, Jack and the Beanstalk, Crewe Lyceum have announced that the phenomenally funny Cannon & Ball will return to star in Peter Pan their fourth consecutive Crewe panto!
The award-winning Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre, founded in 2010 by Storyhouse (then Chester Performs) has announced its 2019 season is on sale.
Shakespeare’s Henry V and Twelfth Night will be performed in rep alongside a brand-new version of the timeless children’s classic The Borrowers by Bryony Lavery.
As the preview performances of Waitress begin in London this weekend, it is announced that more tickets have been released and the show has extended its booking period to 19th October at the Adelphi Theatre. The Tony-nominated musical by Sara Bareilles will have its official opening night on 7th March. The production has also just announced that a limited number of day seats will be available to purchase in person from the theatre box office for £25 (from 10am, Mon-Weds performances only, subject to availability and at the box office’s discretion).
It is announced today that the London production of Waitress has cast its youngest company members. At just four and six years old, Fifi Christophers (left) and Arabella Duffy (right) will make their West End debuts sharing the role of Lulu. The Tony-nominated musical by Sara Bareilles will have its official opening night on 7th March at the Adelphi Theatre.
We are so incredibly lucky in Manchester to be able to get such fantastic productions stopping at our city; most recently being the first location on the tour for many shows, as we had with ‘Bat out of Hell’ and with ‘Annie’ just this week. Now we have something very special coming to the city and it’s something that we at North West End are counting the days until it arrives.
Bill Kenwright’s ‘Amazing’, ’Superb’, ‘Wonderful’ and ‘Brilliant’ production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s sparkling family musical embarks on a national tour with a new Joseph, heading to the Opera House Blackpool from Tuesday 28th May – Saturday 01st June 2019.
Playing from the 11th – 16th March Bronte by Polly Teale comes to the Altrincham Garrick for one week only.
THE BLOOD TALES, an experimental and empowering one-woman show, will receive its London and UK premiere on International Women’s Day (Friday 8th March) at the Chapel Playhouse, London's newest fringe theatre run by the team behind the award-winning The Bread & Roses Theatre.
The multi award-winning John Malkovich returns to the West End stage after nearly 30 years to play Barney Fein, a top dog Hollywood producer in Bitter Wheat, a new play by the legendary author, director and playwright David Mamet. It will preview at the Garrick Theatre on Friday 7th June 2019 and will be directed by Mamet.
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