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Here come the girls?
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Fans of Gary Barlow, Musical Theatre and partial nudity rejoice! It was officially announced on Sunday that a new musical version of the 2003 hit Brit-Flick Calendar Girls (now renamed simply as 'The Girls') is on its way.

Attend the Tale of Sweeney Todd: Five reasons why you should swing your razor high
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Yesterday marked composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim's 85th birthday. He is without question one of the most influential living contributors to the musical theatre form and his success and popularity seems to only be increasing. With a string of successful productions under his belt he is well known on either side of the Atlantic, as well as globally thanks to the many internationally recognisable titles he is responsible and part responsible for.

Everything's Coming Up Gypsy
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Don't miss the hottest musical to open this Spring...

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Dreamgirls coming to the West End?
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And I am telling you... They are FINALLY coming to London! We may have to wait until 2016 or even 2017, but the seven-time Tony Award-winning Broadway musical 'DREAMGIRLS' will at last have its long-awaited West End premiere, according to the Daily Mail.

Olivier Awards 2015 Nominees in full
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As this weekend proved that spring has certainly sprung – the new season can only mean one thing to theatre fans – the build up to the Olivier Awards. Theatreland's most glamorous evening takes place on Sunday 12 April in an exclusive star-studded event at the Royal Opera House, celebrating the finest plays, musicals, opera, dance and entertainment that the West End has seen over the past twelve months.

A Valentine's Date to Remember
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Whether you’re a Romeo or Juliet and you’re searching for inspiration, or you’re looking to cheer up a friend or relative this Valentine’s, look no further, we’ve everything you need to create the perfect day. 

Your At-A-Glance Guide To Half Term Theatre Activities For Kids And Families
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As our dear old grandmothers used to say: give a child half a house brick and a piece of string and he’ll keep himself happy ’til the cows come home. Hmm. Nice try Granny, but that’s not going to cut it for 21st century kids - especially not during Half Term. In the era of constant consoles, incessant internet, frequent Facebook and ceaseless smartphones, mums and dads have to provide a bit more than a chunk of discarded masonry and some ratty old twine if they’re going to keep their offspring properly entertained during the school hols.

Kristin Scott Thomas recognised in New Year's honours list
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Kristin Scott Thomas - who is to play the Queen in The Audience which is heading to the Apollo theatre in 2015 - leads a host of film and television stars whose achievements are recognised in the New Year’s honours list. The actress said she was “thrilled and astonished” to have been made a dame.

Backstage Tour: The Railway Children at the Kings Cross Theatre
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The stunning adaptation of E Nesbit’s classic novel The Railway Children has arrived at LONDON’S KING’S CROSS THEATRE.

Interview: The Scottsboro Boys cast & creative team
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TheatrePeople recently caught up with the cast and creative team of The Scottsboro Boys, the Winner of the Evening Standard Award for the Best Musical, 2014. We had the opportunity for an exclusive interview with Brandon Victor Dixon, who plays Haywood

Jennifer DiNoia the new Elphaba
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We had the exclusive opportunity to interivew Jennifer DiNoia about her involvement with the award-winning musical Wicked. DiNoia has been in various productions of the hit musical over the last eight years including in North America and internationally and has now made her West End debut as Elphaba. She is in the West End production for a strictly limited engagement until Saturday 31 January 2015 at London's Apollo Victoria Theatre.

Book Early For Christmas! Our Top West End Picks For Families And Kids
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Christmas is always a magical time of year. From the family tradition of decorating the tree to the soothing sound of carols, and wrapping up in layers to battle the hustle and bustle of crowds for those all-important last minute presents. Creating a festive tradition of visiting the theatre is so simple to do and the special memories can last a lifetime. This year the magical land of West End theatre has a host of wonderful shows to appeal to audiences whatever the age might be.