With the seeming contradiction between its name and tagline (“entertain something new”), it’s perhaps no surprise that The Old Vic has chosen to celebrate its bicentenary with a lineup of premieres that are, for the most part, a fusion of old and new.
Ever wished you could slip into some of those gorgeous theatre costumes that West End and Broadway actors get to wear every day? Well, Halloween is your chance to do just that!
Here are six Broadway musicals that may (if the rumors are true) debut on the West End stage within the next few years.
Is the budget of a show a predictor of its success? To find an answer, we looked into the most costly productions in musical theatre history and compared production cost to ticketing revenue – first in London’s West End, then on Broadway.
Specially tailored to children and adults on the autism spectrum, these shows include reduced lighting and sound effects, access to quiet areas, autism specialist volunteers, and a relaxed, non-judgmental environment.