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INTERVIEW: Paul Spicer…Part II

Paul Spicer

Concluding our exclusive two part interview with West End producer and performer Paul Spicer, colleague Ava Eldred talks to Paul about his more recent successes and what lies ahead in the future. If you haven’t already read part one you can do so here (Part 1). John Roberts - Executive Editor So after the Notes from New York season in ...

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Miss Saigon – Prince Edward Theatre, London

Miss Saigon - Prince Edward Theatre - Photo  Matthew Murphy

Music: Claude-Michel Schönberg Lyrics: Richard Maltby Jnr. & Alain Boublil Book: Alain Boublil & Claude-Michel Schönberg Director: Laurence Connor Reviewer: John Roberts Making a welcome return to London, 15 years after it finished its original record breaking run at Drury Lane,  Miss Saigon has once again landed in the West End and has HIT written all over. Director Laurence Connor, ...

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WHATS HOT – Week beginning Monday 12th May 2014


Miss Saigon – Prince Edward Theatre, London The heat is back on in London’s West End as the newly announced British billionaire Sir Cameron Mackintosh lands his 25th anniversary production of Boubil and Schonberg’s Miss Saigon. Based on Puccini’s Madame Butterfly this tragic and epic musical re-envisions Puccini’s opera during the Vietnam War. Directed by Laurence Connor – the same ...

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NEWS: Gok Wan to host You’ll Never Walk Alone Charity Gala


Award-winning TV personality, fashion guru, author and all round National Treasure Gok Wan will host the special one-night-only concert You’ll Never Walk Alone at the Queen’s Theatre on Sunday 2 March 2014 at 7.30pm in aid of the Philippines Typhoon Appeal, it was announced today. Tickets are now on sale from £32.50, with all proceeds going directly to the Disasters ...

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NEWS: West End says “You’ll Never Walk Alone” to the Philippines

You'll Never Walk Alone, Queens Theatre, London

West End stars : Julie Atherton (Avenue Q, The Last 5 Years), two time Olivier Award winner Joanna Riding (Stephen Ward, The Pyjama Game), three time Olivier Award nominee Hannah Waddingham (Kiss me Kate, Spamalot), Filipino born singer and quarter finalist on BBC's The Voice Joseph Apostol, soon to play John in Cameron Mackintosh's revival of Miss Saigon Hugh Maynard ...

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NEWS: Betty Blue Eyes Brings Home The Bacon in 2014


Following a critically acclaimed run in London's West End in 2011, Betty Blue Eyes will tour the UK in 2014, it has been announced today. Written by George Stiles and Anthony Drewe and based on the Alan Bennett film A Private Function, the musical is a new co-production between Mercury Theatre Colchester, Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse, Salisbury Playhouse and West ...

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Public Booking for Miss Saigon opens at 10am today, 9th September

Public booking for Cameron Mackintosh’s new production of Boublil and Schönberg’s legendary musical Miss Saigon will open at 10.00am on Monday 9 September 2013. They are also releasing 100 tickets for the opening night on 21st May 2014 at £20 each. These tickets will only be available to buy IN PERSON from 4.30pm on Monday 9th September at the Prince Edward ...

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Barnum – Theatre In The Park, Chichester Festival Theatre, Chichester


Music: Cy Coleman Lyrics: Michael Stewart Book: Mark Bramble Revised Version: Cameron Mackintosh and Mark Bramble Director: Timothy Sheader Reviewer: Jonathan Baz [rating:3]   There has rarely been a venue more site specific than the sumptuous Big Top that Chichester Festival Theatre have erected to stage their 2013 season’s flagship show, Barnum, the Coleman and Stewart take on America’s 19th ...

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