west-end

It’s not unheard of when attending a West End theatre to hear the odd audience moan. “I can’t find the toilet”, “The building is...

West End venue the Palace Theatre is seeking planning permission to give its facade a Harry Potter-themed overhaul. A planning application has been submitted to...

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory has become the first West End production to offer day tickets via app TodayTix. The show follows the Royal Court...

Cast members from shows including Les Miserables, The Phantom of the Opera and Kinky Boots will take to the streets of London this week...

People, Places and Things playwright Duncan Macmillan has become the latest high-profile industry figure to claim he cannot afford tickets to West End shows. His...

Images of the cast of Aladdin, the new West End musical from Disney, rehearsing ahead of the show’s opening next month have been released. The...

Ian McKellen is voicing a free audio guide of London’s West End. Produced by the Society of London Theatre and audio walking tour company VoiceMap,...

Ambassador Theatre Group co-founders Howard Panter and Rosemary Squire are stepping down as joint chief executives to be replaced by a corporate business leader. The...

The producer of the first Afrobeat musical to be staged in the West End has warned that the industry needs to stay connected to...

Producer Kenny Wax is introducing a new ticketing scheme for several of his West End plays, in a bid to help theatregoers avoid “crafty...

Two audience members have been left requiring hospital treatment after falling down stairs in the main auditorium of the St James Theatre in London. The...

Tall Stories, the theatre company behind the successful stage adaptation of The Gruffalo, is launching a new interactive show that will tour schools in...

The first pantomime to be staged at the London Palladium in nearly three decades will not be driven by celebrity casting, its director has...

Choreographer Matthew Bourne has claimed that West End productions that start their life in smaller venues should be charging less for their tickets. The celebrated...

No sooner did I write a column about the pain of giving one-star reviews, having reviewed two turkeys in quick succession, than I was...

Michael White, one of the most charismatic theatre figures of the last half-century and producer of more than 100 shows including Oh! Calcutta! and...

On Broadway, musicals are king — but here's an extraordinary observation: so are plays. Or at least they are when compared with the West...

West End performer Jodie Jacobs and Hollyoaks actor Sophie Austin will judge a Glee-inspired show choir competition next month. Masters of Show Choir will feature...
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