London Theatre Weekly Round-up: The Wrong Man comes to London, + all the shows you don’t want to miss this winter

The Wrong Man will run at The Other Palace in February. Ross Golan, best known as a pop songwriter who has written for artists like Nicki Minaj, Selena Gomez and Ariana Grande, will bring his musical The Wrong Man to The Other Palace as a solo show on 20 February 2020. The show recently played Off-Broadway starring Joshua Henry.

New musical It Happened in Key West will get a concept recording. The show has book, music and lyrics by Jill Santoriello, additional book and lyrics by Jason Huza and an original concept by Jeremiah James. Production of the concept album begins on 8 February 2020, with a release date scheduled for 31 July 2020.

The Almeida Theatre announces full casting for Mike Bartlett’s Albion. Joining the previously announced Victoria Hamilton will be Nigel Betts, Edyta Budnik, Wil Coban, Margot Leicester, Nicholas Rowe and Helen Schlesinger–all reprising their roles from the sold-out 2017 run. In addition, the cast includes Angel Coulby, Daisy Edgar-Jones, Dónal Finn and Geoffrey Freshwater.

It’s a new year! And that means new theatre! To help you get ready, here’s our list of some of the hottest productions coming to the West End this winter:

9 January: Rags at London’s Park Theatre

14 January: Uncle Vanya starring Toby Jones and Richard Armitage

22 January: Faustus, That Damned Woman adapted from Marlowe’s Dr. Faustus

27 January: Endgame starring Alan Cumming and Daniel Radcliffe

5 February: The Prince of Egypt at the Dominion Theatre

7 February: The Upstart Crow starring David Mitchell and the cast of the BBC TV sitcom

12 February: Be More Chill (fresh from its Broadway run)

The cast of Be More Chill

13 February: Pretty Woman starring Aimie Atkinson and Danny Mac

5 March: City of Angels starring Rosalie Craig and Hadley Fraser

5 March: On Blueberry Hill by Irish Laureate Sebastian Barry

21 March: Sleepless, A Musical Romance based on the film Sleepless in Seattle

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