Tag: Wendy Somerville

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News: Full company announced for Chichester Festival Theatre’s OLIVER!

As rehearsals started this week, the full cast has been announced for the spectacular new production of…

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News: full cast for The Book Thief

The full cast has been unveiled for the stage musical adaptation of Markus Zusak’s much-loved novel The Book…

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News: Dianne Pilkington to head up Saving Grace musical

Casting has been confirmed for the upcoming stage adaptation of Saving Grace. Featuring a book by April de…

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Book review: The Half – Simon Annand

The Half – Photographs of Actors Preparing for the Stage by Simon Annand Just a quickie for…

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Review: The Threepenny Opera, National Theatre

“There will be no moralising tonight” Whatever you think a national theatre should be for, I bloody…

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Review: Billy Elliot the Musical, Victoria Palace Theatre

“What does it feel like when you’re dancing?” I got to revisit Billy Elliot the Musical as…

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DVD Review: Billy Elliot Live

“When the stars look down and know our history” And what history there is to behold –…

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Re-review: Sweeney Todd, Adelphi Theatre

“There’s no place like London” Last year was undoubtedly a great one for Chichester Festival Theatre’s musicals…

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Shows I am looking forward to in 2012

Though the temptation is strong, and the actuality may well prove so, I don’t think I will…