Due to exceptional public demand, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s record-breaking Cats today announces the release of over 100,000 new tickets for sale. Now booking at the London Palladium to 25th April 2015. Kerry Ellis will join the cast to play Grizabella from 9th February 2015, taking over from Nicole Scherzinger who continues in the role until 7th February 2015 as previously announced. Based on T. S. Eliot’s Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats, Cats returned to the West End last month with the … [Read more...]
Disney's Beauty And The Beast at the London Palladium
Bonjour! Disney proudly invites you to ‘Be Our Guest’ as the most enchanted musical of all time, Beauty and the Beast, returns to London for a strictly limited season.
This beloved ‘tale as old as time’ has been brought to life on stage like never before, with all the charm and elegance audiences expect from Belle and her Beast. 25 years after its Olivier Award-winning West End debut, members of the original creative team have reunited on this new production featuring all of the spellbinding songs of Alan Menken, Howard Ashman and Tim Rice including Belle, Gaston, Be Our Guest and, of course, Beauty and the Beast.
He was known by many names throughout his illustrious career in music, film and TV... ‘Bones’, ‘No Hips’, ‘Skinny’, ‘Francis Albert’, ‘The Chairman of The Board’ and ‘Ole Blue Eyes’. But one name has entered showbusiness legend - SINATRA. 2015 marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of Francis Albert ‘Frank’ Sinatra and to celebrate this momentous occasion, The Ministry of Entertainment Ltd is presenting the world premiere of SINATRA 100, five unforgettable weeks of amazing performances by … [Read more...]
Nicole Scherzinger will be making her West End stage debut as Grizabella in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s record-breaking musical Cats. Returning to the West End for a strictly limited run at the London Palladium from 6 December 2014, press night will be on 11 December at 7pm. Based on T. S. Eliot’s Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats, the original creative team - Director Trevor Nunn, Associate Director and Choreographer Gillian Lynne, Designer John Napier and Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber - are … [Read more...]
Michael Flatley is a bit of a dance legend. You could feel it in the air before the performance started, there was a definite buzz. Dangerous Minds is a flashy take on the traditional Irish Dance, with added robot costumes, back projection and a gymnast. This is one of those shows which will divide its audience, often stepping too far into the gaudy (watch out for a very dodgy digital unicorn) which smothered the power of the dance itself. Although the design was essentially vile, there were … [Read more...]
Well, it’s not as bad as you might have feared, or hoped, depending on your relationship with Simon Cowell. Nor is it as good as the mighty machinery of advance praise would have had you believe. If this sounds like damnation with faint praise, that’s possibly because it is. I Can’t Sing is OK. This conclusion hardly amounts to the coveted “Three Yesses” refrain of the TV talent show, but at a time when West End musicals by giants of the genre are crashing and burning in the wastelands of … [Read more...]