Matilda The Musical Casts its Leading Ladies

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Four girls will alternate in the title role for the eagerly anticipated Broadway-bound musical Matilda The Musical.  Sophia Gennusa, Oona Laurence, Bailey Ryon and Milly Shapiro will each make her Broadway debut. Performances begin on March 4 and the musical opens on April 11 2013 at the Shubert Theatre. Sophia Gennusa has appeared in […]

After 15 years, West End Revival of Chicago Sets Closing Date

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The longest running revival to ever play the West End has set its closing date. After a record15 year run, Chicago will play its final performance at London’s Garrick Theatre on September 1. The revival production originally opened at the Adelphi Theatre on November 18, 1997 before transferring to the Cambridge Theatre and […]

Tina Turner musical making a transfer to the West End

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Following its premiere at the Hackney Empire last month, the Tina Turner musical Soul Sister will makes its transfer to the West End’s Savoy Theatre. Performances begin August 20, with an opening date of August 23. According to press notes, Soul Sister “tells the extraordinary story of musical legends Ike and Tina Turner, […]

Complete Cast Announced for U.S. Tour of ‘War Horse’

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Producers of the 2011 Tony Award winning Best Play War Horse have announced full casting for the upcoming U.S. tour. The company comprised of more than 30 performers, includes Andrew Veenstra Andrew Veenstra as Albert Narracott, Brian Keane as Arthur Narracott, Michael Wyatt Cox as Billy Narracott, Todd Cerveris as Ted Narracott, Angela […]

Ghost the Musical OPENS in London’s West End – Review Roundup

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Ghost the Musical opened Tuesday evening, July 19 at the Piccadilly Theatre in London’s West End to both underwhelmed critics and exhilarated fans.  The original musical directed by Matthew Warchus is based on the 1990 Academy Award winning film of the same title starring Demi Moore and Patrick Swayze.  Ghost is the story of Sam […]