Opening at Theatre Royal Plymouth on 21 July 2023, the smash hit musical will tour through to April 2024 to a total of 31 venues. Anthony Lawrence (Shrek) recently played Scar in The Lion King (International Tour) as well as performed in Mary Poppins (National Tour), Matilda the Musical (Cambridge Theatre/RSC) and We Will Rock You (International Arena Tour). On stage Joanne Clifton was most recently seen in Windfall (Southwark Playhouse) and The Addams Family (UK Tour). Brandon Lee Sears (Donkey) most recently played the role of Jimmy Early in Dreamgirls (UK tour). On 27 February 2023, the cast of Shrek the Musical will perform at BBC Big Night of the Musicals at Manchester’s AO Arena.
A one-of-a-kind theatrical competition will launch a nationwide search to find the future musical theatre stars of global smash hit and feel-good musical MAMMA MIA!. Seen by 65 million people around the world, MAMMA MIA! I Have a Dream will search for two ingénues to play the roles of Sophie and Sky in MAMMA MIA! Filmed against the beautiful backdrop of the idyllic Greek islands, where the original MAMMA MIA! experience and will get to see first-hand what it’s like to be part of a West End musical.3 months ago LondonTheatre1
Ambassador Theatre Group Productions are delighted to announce final casting for the UK and Ireland Tour of the pantomime MOTHER GOOSE. They join the previously announced Ian McKellen as Mother Goose, John Bishop as Vic Goose, Oscar Conlon-Morrey as Jack, Simbi Akande as Jill, Sharon Ballard as Good Fairy Encanta and Karen Mavundukure as Evil Fairy Malignia. Mother Goose (McKellen) and her husband Vic (Bishop) run an Animal Sanctuary for waifs and strays and live a wholesome life inside an abandoned Debenhams. Mother Goose is produced by Ambassador Theatre Group Productions, Gavin Kalin Productions, Hunter Arnold, Seaview, Wessex Grove, Richard Winkler & Dawn Smalberg, Caiola Productions and George Waud for Groove International. The Londoner is the official hotel partner of Mother Goose.4 months ago LondonTheatre1
“Thank you for braving the wind, the rain… and the Government,” beams Bonnie Langford to a packed venue. In this retrospective show, Langford starts by going back to the beginning of her stage career – almost. When the going gets tough, the tough get going, and all that jazz. She may as well have been talking about Bonnie Langford. Join Bonnie, accompanied by her musical director, Anthony England, for an evening of fun, laughter, tears and glorious music.5 months ago LondonTheatre1
2023 marks the 50th Anniversary of the legendary smash hit musical The Rocky Horror Show, as it continues to play a newly extended tour through 2023 to sell-out crowds. Without a doubt, The Rocky Horror Show is as iconic as it gets. Producer Howard Panter said: “Rocky Horror has always been a show I loved, since its earliest days in the Kings Road. The Rocky Horror Show is the story of two squeaky clean college kids – Brad and his fiancée Janet. Ready to thrill you with fun and naughty moments, The Rocky Horror Show is the boldest bash of them all.2 months ago LondonTheatre1