The Make A Difference Trust (MAD) is thoroughly good news. Fuelled by actors and the theatre profession they stage a number of events throughout the year to raise money in support of those living with or affected by HIV/AIDS.
Theatre News and Reviews
Meet the Stars of the West End as You’ve Never Seen Them Before
By Phil Willmott Friday, August 9 2019, 17:54
Cameron Mackintosh to Open Another New Version of a Former Hit
By Phil Willmott Monday, August 5 2019, 15:11
Having replaced the classic production of Les Miserables with an acclaimed touring version producer Cameron Mackintosh will repeat the formula when he brings Disney musical MARY POPPINS back to the West End in a new form.
Director Jamie Lloyd to Make 15,000 tickets Free to First Time Theatre Goers
By Phil Willmott Monday, August 5 2019, 10:48
The news that popular theatre director, Jamie Lloyd is to take up another residency is good news for the West End. He provided a string of star-led quality productions at the the Trafalgar Studios, at the Duke of York’s and his Harold Pinter season has been a big hit. It seems he’s now to present a season of plays at the Playhouse Theatre.
Review: BLUES IN THE NIGHT at The Kiln
By Nicky Allpress Friday, August 2 2019, 20:04
A series of heart-wrenching and toe-tapping songs speak to us, of love, loneliness, sex drugs and hedonism that ultimately celebrate the strength of the human spirit in spite of hardship. A live jazz band backing a set of incredible voices is a joy to experience at the recently refurbished Kiln Theatre which has clearly invested in state-of-the-art system that makes quality sound soar. Four souls simply named The Woman, The Lady, The Girl and The Man take turns in singing their story of life’s highs and lows and at times become entwined in mutual understanding of each other’s journey.
Star spotting in London
By Charlotte O'Growney Wednesday, July 31 2019, 11:05
The West End is the perfect place to do some celebrity spotting, and right now a host of exciting performers are treading the boards. From pop sensations to theatrical legends, here are the most thrilling performers you can see on stage in the next few months…