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Tony Awards 2017 - The Nominees

Tony Awards 2017 - The Nominees
It's that time of year again as the nominations for the 2017 Tony Awards were announced today (3rd May 2017).Leading the field is Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812, a pop opera based[...]

Martin McDonagh’s Hangmen to transfer to New York

Martin McDonagh’s Hangmen to transfer to New York
Olivier Award-winning play Hangmen by Martin McDonagh is to transfer to New York City after success at London's Royal Court and in the West End.The black comedy will receive its US premiere Off-Br[...]

Kevin Spacey To Host Tony Awards 2017

Kevin Spacey To Host Tony Awards 2017
It has been announced that Kevin Spacey will host the 71st Annual Tony Awards live from Radio City Music Hall in New York City on Sunday 11 June 2017. This will be Spacey's first time hosting the [...]

REVIEW: A Bronx Tale, Original Broadway Cast Recording ✭✭✭✭

REVIEW: A Bronx Tale, Original Broadway Cast Recording ✭✭✭✭
A Bronx Tale Original Broadway Cast Recording Ghostlight Records 4 Stars Buy A CopyA Bronx Tale is a new Broadway musical with music by Alan Menken and lyrics by Glenn Slater. Based on the one[...]

Jake Gyllenhaal Performs Dreamgirls Classic

Jake Gyllenhaal Performs Dreamgirls Classic
Here at BritishTheatre.com we had a good laugh this morning when this great clip of Broadway leading man Jake Gyllenhaal doing his take on Effie White and the classic Broadway showstopper And I Am[...]

REVIEW: Come From Away, Broadway Cast Recording ✭✭✭✭✭

REVIEW: Come From Away, Broadway Cast Recording ✭✭✭✭✭
Come From Away Original Broadway Cast Recording Concord Jazz Recordings/UMG Records 5 Stars Get a copy of Come From AwaySeptember 11, 2001 and for the first time ever all American airspace is [...]

Mel B Breaks Character In Broadway's Chicago To Perform Wannabe

Mel B Breaks Character In Broadway's Chicago To Perform Wannabe
Here is a snippet of me last night doing my last show In @chicagomusical playing Roxie heart breaking character busting out some spice power haha #nyc🗽 #broadwaybaby A post shared by Mel B (@offic[...]

Do Standing Ovations mean anything anymore?

Do Standing Ovations mean anything anymore?
Wikipedia defines a Standing Ovation as a form of applause where members of a seated audience stand up while applauding after extraordinary performances of particularly high acclaim.It's a form of[...]

BritishTheatre.com Playlist - February 2017

BritishTheatre.com Playlist - February 2017
Welcome to the February 2017 BritishTheatre.com playlist. We thought it would be fun to share with you some of the tracks we are listening to at BritishTheatre.com HQ as well as tracks from some of th[...]

Andrew Lloyd Webber Reaches Broadway Landmark With Sunset Opening

Andrew Lloyd Webber Reaches Broadway Landmark With Sunset Opening
BritishTheatre.com would like to congratulate Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber, who tonight reaches a landmark on Broadway.Tonight Sunset Boulevard with Glenn Close joins Lloyd Webber's productions of Cat[...]

REVIEW: Dear Evan Hansen, Original Broadway Cast Recording ✭✭✭✭✭

REVIEW: Dear Evan Hansen, Original Broadway Cast Recording ✭✭✭✭✭
Dear Evan Hansen Original Broadway Cast Recording Atlantic Records Buy A Copy Of Dear Evan HansenDear Evan Hansen is a new musical by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, whose musical Dogfight was a hu[...]

Disney's Newsies To Hit Cinema Screens At End February 2017

Disney's Newsies To Hit Cinema Screens At End February 2017
Following it's Tony Award-winning run on Broadway and a cross country US Tour, the Disney musical Newsies will be presented in cinemas across the UK from Sunday 19 February in the UK, Germany, Austral[...]

The Theatre Podcasts We Listen To - January 2017

The Theatre Podcasts We Listen To - January 2017
Over the past six months, we've become an ardent fan of some great theatre podcasts. Once you get the hang of the technology there are some great podcasts out there for theatre fans, and we thought we[...]

Top 5 Epic Musical Theatre Performances of 2016

Top 5 Epic Musical Theatre Performances of 2016
Musical theatre has been well served in 2016 on both sides of the Atlantic with revivals of amazing musicals and the unveiling of some new works which are fast becoming favourites.Looking back thr[...]

Harry Potter And The Cursed Child Moves Closer To Broadway Run

Harry Potter And The Cursed Child Moves Closer To Broadway Run
Harry Potter And The Cursed Child Producers Sonia Friedman and Colin Callender, together with J K Rowling have today confirmed that talks are now well underway to bring the record-breaking show to Bro[...]