View articles from: 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 201717th December 1996
The Three Musketeers, which won second prize in the international Musical Of The Year 1996 competetion, will go into production next summer. The book is by Peter Raby, lyrics by Paul Leigh, and music by George Stiles - who also won the best song prize with Anthony Drewe for their...5th December 1996
Owing to the knock on effect of the swift demise of Night Must Fall - where Jason Donovan produced a Welsh accent to rival Dick Van Dyke's cockney one - Jessica Lange makes her West End stage debut three weeks earlier than originally planned. She now opens as Blanche Dubois in A ...21st November 1996
After a sell out opening at Plymouth, Bill Kenwright will bring Stepping Out - The Musical to the West End in the new year. This is a musical version of Richard Harris' award winning comedy about nine women (and one man) attending a tap dancing class in a London church hall. Music...7th November 1996
With only two more big shows opening before Christmas, the revival of Jesus Christ Superstar at the restored Lyceum Theatre, and the revival of Richard Eyre's production of Guys And Dolls at the National Theatre, (plus the re-launch of Martin Guerre next week), we must look to next...