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London Gets Kinky as Cast are Announced
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The eagerly anticipated 2013 Tony Award Winning Musical KINKY BOOTS which opens at the Adelphi Theatre later this summer has announced its full cast ahead of rehearsals for the show beginning in London.

Nicole Kidman brings “theatrical Viagra” back to the West End
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It has been announced that Academy Award Winner and Hollywood icon Nicole Kidman will make a welcome return to the West End stage later this year in a brand new production from The Michael Grandage Company at the Noel Coward Theatre. The star of stage and screen will feature in a brand new production of the play 'Photograph 51' by Anna Ziegler, which will be the UK première of the scientific drama.

TheatrePeople meets Jon Jon Briones, currently appearing in Miss Saigon
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As the 1 year anniversary of the West End revival of Miss Saigon hastily approaches, and a new cast begins rehearsals in preparation, I decided to take a trip down to the Prince Edward Theatre to get a word with one of the show's stars - Jon Jon Briones.

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Broadway Baby! The Women of 'Follies'
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Next week the Broadway legend FOLLIES opens at the Royal Albert Hall for one day only featuring a host of inimitable performers from the UK and USA. Stephen Sondheim and James Goldman's 1971 musical hasn't been seen in London since the original 1987 production at the Shaftesbury Theatre, making this a unique chance to see one of the celebrated composers grandest and most compelling musicals in a concert setting.

Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company to become the Hottest Ticket in Town
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An exciting new theatre company are set to take the West End by storm, as The Garrick Theatre becomes the resident home of the Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company from October 2015 to November 2016. Tickets are now on sale for this extensive West End season which is already set to be one of the hottest tickets of the coming year.

2015 Olivier Award Winners
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The 39th annual Laurence Olivier Awards took place last night in a star studded ceremony at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden. The awards are the biggest theatrical event of the year, with celebrities, actors and creative teams turning out in their droves to celebrate another season of fantastic theatre in London's West End.

TheatrePeople meets Haydn Gwynne at the Playhouse
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This week we sent our reporter Hayden Thomas (Twitter: @WestEndReporter) over the verge and down to the Playhouse Theatre to catch up with 2015 Olivier Award nominee Haydn Gwynne, who is currently starring in the West End premiere of Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown.

Arthur Miller Continues to Dominate the West End in his Centenary Year
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2015 marks the centenary of the birth of one of the greatest dramatists of the twentieth century – Arthur Miller. Born on 17 October 1915 in Harlem, New York City, to a Austrian Jewish immigrant family, Arthur grew up with relative wealth, before the Wall Street Crash of 1929 reversed his family fortunes, leaving him with nothing.

TheatrePeople meets Kerry Ellis at London Palladium
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Billy Elliot – A Decade of Success
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Today, 31 March 2015, marks a decade since Billy Elliot the Musical opened for previews at the Victoria Palace Theatre in London's West End.

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.