Before school’s out this February half term, Andrew Lloyd Webber announces that later this month (24 February 2018) he will welcome a new group of kids to his Olivier award-winning production of School of Rock - The Musical. Continuing in the West End at the Gillian Lynne Theatre (New London Theatre), School of Rock - The Musical is currently booking to 13 January 2019. In October this year, an Australian production will open at Her Majesty’s Theatre in Melbourne, a Broadway production continues … [Read more...]
The Gillian Lynne Theatre London Cinderella the Musical
A TOTAL REIMAGINING OF THE CLASSIC STORY.
Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cinderella is the exciting new musical comedy starring Carrie Hope Fletcher, set to completely reinvent the world’s best-loved fairytale when it opens in London’s West End in October 2020.
Featuring a brand new score by the legendary Andrew Lloyd Webber, lyrics by Oscar-nominated David Zippel, with a script from Killing Eve’s Emerald Fennell.
Get ready for Cinderella… like you’ve never seen her before.
Gillian Lynne Theatre
166 Drury Lane, London, WC2B 5PW
School of Rock the Musical SYNOPSIS Based on the iconic, hit movie, this irresistible new musical follows Dewey Finn, a failed, wannabe rock star who decides to earn an extra bit of cash by posing as a supply teacher at a prestigious prep school. There he turns a class of straight-A pupils into a guitar-shredding, bass-slapping mind-blowing rock band. But can he get them to the Battle of the Bands without their parents and the school’s headmistress finding out? Featuring 14 new songs from … [Read more...]
This evening (30th December 2017) the West End production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s School of Rock - The Musical celebrated 500 performances at the New London Theatre (Gillian Lynne Theatre from 1st May 2018). The kids and adult cast gathered on stage before the milestone performance to celebrate the show’s achievement. School of Rock - The Musical opened in the West End in November 2016 to rave reviews and has since been the recipient of multiple theatrical awards, including the Olivier Award … [Read more...]
School of Rock - The Musical opened in November 2016 and is one of four Lloyd Webber shows – with Phantom of the Opera, Evita and Jesus Christ Superstar – which have played concurrently in the West End during 2017. The West End production of School of Rock The Musical is the recipient of the Olivier Award for Outstanding Achievement in Music. Having played the role of alternate Dewey since May 2017, Stephen Leask now leads the cast as Dewey Finn (from 15th November 2017), as the show enters … [Read more...]
School of Rock opens with an announcement from composer Andrew Lloyd Webber. He said he is asked all the time whether the children really do play their instruments live. "The answer is an emphatic yes, they do." Already, the audience was cheering. Our world needs a bit of the feel-good factor at the moment, and this is the ultimate feel-good musical. The 13 children, aged 10 to 13, are talented and joyous but so are the adults. Ebullient David Fynn as wannabe rock star and imposter … [Read more...]