Bizarre but true: For all its raucous soul sound, "The Commitments" turns out to be a reinvention of old-fashioned Mickey-and-Judy musicals. But where they "put the show on right here," this is Roddy…
Despite Bottom, the lovers, Oberon and Titania, "A Midsummer Night's Dream" has either no leads or too many. No single character-line drives the action and everyone comes from different worlds…
Can't make it over to London to check out notable stage shows there? Don't fret: You can probably catch them in a movie theater near you. With the launch of a new West End Theater Series of…
Andrew Lloyd Webber has a new musical lined up for a West End world preem, and because it's a new project from the creator of some of Broadway's most enduring hits, it's big news. But given the track…
The resurgence of the 1980s Brit megamusical continues, with producer Cameron Mackintosh locking in a West End revival of “Miss Saigon” that will open at the Prince Edward Theater in May. Originally…
Show starring Daniel Radcliffe emerges as a riotous evening of first-rate ensemble acting.
Audiences around the world will be able to see London's West End legit productions at movie theaters after event cinema producer and distrib CinemaLive struck a deal with Blighty's Digital Theater.
"What is growing up, precisely?" That's an unusually loaded question since it's asked by the woman who inspired "Alice in Wonderland" of the man who inspired "Peter Pan." Having issued the challenge…
The threat of a strike by members of the union BECTU at West End and regional theaters owned by ATG (Ambassador Theater Group) has been lifted following the resolution of a pay dispute.
A U.K. labor dispute that has threatened to darken a number of West End shows -- including "Wicked" at the Apollo Victoria Theater and "The Lion King" at the Lyceum -- appears to be moving toward a…