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NEWS: Ronan Keating to make West End debut as Guy in Once

Ronan Keating

Ronan Keating the former lead singer of irish boyband Boyzone is set to make his West End debut in the role of Guy in the hit musical Once. Taking over the lead role from David Hunter, Keating will play the part for a limited run from 17th  November 2014 to 21st March 2015.  Having admitted to seeing the show several ...

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Once the Musical – Phoenix Theatre, London

Once-Phoenix, London

Book: Enda Walsh Music & Lyrics: Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova Director: John Tiffany Reviewer: Joanna Trainor “It’s magic,” but not in the usual sense of a musical. There are no jazz hands, big tap numbers or sequined costumes, but the simplicity of Enda Walsh’s s story of two people brought together by their pain and hoovers, makes Once the ...

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Equally – Cockpit, London

Equally

Director: Tori Allen-Martin Composer: Tim Prottey-Jones Lyrics: Tori Allen-Martin and Tim Prottey-Jones Reviewer: Fran Beaton To be told upon going into the auditorium that the first act will be ninety minutes long is enough to disconcert even the most seasoned theatre goer. However, the reputation of Interval Productions, with the success of Another Way late last year, dissuaded the unease, ...

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PREVIEW – Once Musical ( #OnceSecretGig)

Once London Secret Gig

Reporter: Joanna Trainor [Show as slideshow] After receiving six Olivier Award nominations last week, Once the musical has just undergone a cast change. A perfect time to invite various press and journalists to watch them perform four songs and take part in a quick Q&A at their home the Phoenix Theatre. The most notable change is that the role of ...

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NEWS: West End stars record charity EP for Great Ormond Street

A Very West End Christmas

Cynthia Erivo, Simon Bowman, Sophie Louise Dann, Shona White, Scott Garnham, Jodie Jacobs & Michael Xavier join a host of musical theatre stars to record festive charity EP; ‘A Very West End Christmas’. In a project of unprecedented scale, co-producers Darren Bell and Kris Rawlinson brought together almost fifty stars of musical theatre, after two months of planning, to record ...

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STAGE SHOT: RENT – 20th Anniversary Concert new production images

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New production photographs have been released for the new cast of the 20th Anniversary Production of Jonathan Larson's RENT which is currently undergoing a second tour of the UK. Set in the East Village of New York City, RENT is about falling in love, finding your voice and living for today. Winner of the Tony Award for Best Musical and ...

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NEWS: Full cast announced for second tour of RENT – 20th Anniversary Concert.

RENT in Concert

Following a critically acclaimed tour earlier this year, RENT – 20th Anniversary Concert is about to embark on a second tour, visiting venues including Blackpool, Nottingham, Oxford, Edinburgh, Dublin, Newcastle and Liverpool. Headlining the cast in the role of Lesbian performance activist Maureen will be Atomic Kitten Natasha Hamilton, who will also be joined by ITV’s Superstar runner up Rory ...

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Rent: 20th Anniversary Concert – Echo Arena, Liverpool

Leon Lopez - RENT 20th Anniversary Production

Book/Music/Lyrics: Jonathan Larson Director: David Wood Reviewer: John Roberts [Rating:3] Making its initial debut for a three week workshop run at the New York Theatre Workshop in 1994, which was followed by an Off-Broadway production on the 25th January 1996 (which makes the musical we come to see and hear today only 17 years old – not the 20 years ...

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