Disney have taken the opportunity to share their future theatre plans, sweetening the news that weak ticket sales will mean the Broadway production of their musical FROZEN will not reopen.
Theatre News and Reviews
Bleak News From Broadway as Frozen Closes
By Phil Willmott Monday, May 18 2020, 08:58
The powerful forces behind New York Theatre have adjusted their prediction of when Broadway might reopen.
The Broadway League have announced shows will remain closed until “at least” 6 September 2020 saying it is currently "too soon to commit to a return date".
Invite Cats Into Your Living Room This Weekend!
By Phil Willmott Friday, May 15 2020, 22:51
The latest Andrew Lloyd Webber production to be dragged out of the vaults and live screened to boost our morale is a film of the 1981 stage production of CATS.
Here’s a Reminder of How A Great Comic Actor Can Work a Live Audience
By Phil Willmott Monday, May 11 2020, 09:33
With government lock down restrictions currently making gathering as an audience impossible lots of comedians and actors have been making work in isolation. Some of it’s very good. You need only open any social media app to be bombarded by people trying to be funny. On their own or with their self-isolating buddies.
Celebrate VE Day With West End Stars & Vintage Vera Lynn
By Phil Willmott Saturday, May 9 2020, 21:13
This weekend we celebrate V.E. Day, the date 75 years ago when Hitler and his Fascists were considered to have lost the Second World War.