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Othello

Othello
Trafalgar Studios, Whitehall | 11 September to 12 December 2009

The Northern Broadsides and West Yorkshire Playhouse production of Othello, starring Lenny Henry in the title role, will transfer to the West End...

The Ballet Black Fundraiser

The Ballet Black Fundraiser
The Royal Opera House | 17 December, 2009

See highlights from some of their best-loved ballets by Richard Alston, Antonia Franceschi and Will Tuckett, all to live music, enjoy some festive singing from Fever Pitch...

Dr. Seuss’s The Cat in the Hat

Dr. Seuss’s The Cat in the Hat
The Cottesloe Theatre | 16 - 18 December, 2009

From the moment his tall, red-and-white-striped hat appears around the door, Sally and her brother know that the cat in the hat is the funniest, most mischievous cat they have ever met.

Not Black and White

Not Black and White
Tricycle Theatre | 8 October to 19 December 2009

A season of three plays by Roy Williams, Kwame Kwei-Armah and Bola Agbaje: three Black playwrights look at the state of Britain at the end of the first decade of the 21st century.

Verdi’s Othello

Verdi’s Othello
Birmingham Opera Company | 5, 7, 9, 12, 14, 17 and 19 December, 2009

Graham Vick’s Birmingham Opera Company will stage Verdi’s Othello in a former industrial plant, featuring for the first time in a professional production in the UK a black tenor in the title role.

When Nobody's Looking

When Nobody's Looking
The Arts Depot from 18 to 19 December, 2009

Stone Built Productions presents in conjunction with Nu Beginnings Enterprises: When Nobody’s Looking

Handa’s Hen

Handa’s Hen
The Albany on 15 to 27 December, 2009

Adapted from the book by Eileen Browne. The follow up to last year's sell-out show Handa's Surprise.

he Lost Voice

The Lost Voice
The Spirit Level, Royal Festival Hall | 19 December, 2009 to 3 January, 2010

Whisper is a little girl with hardly enough voice to be heard in the classroom, at home, or anywhere else!

THRILLER – LIVE IN THE WEST END

Thriller - Live in the West End
Lyric Theatre, London until 3 Jan 2010

Thriller – Live is the spectacular, high-octane show specially created to celebrate the career of the world's greatest entertainer and undisputed King of Pop, Michael Jackson...

Pied Piper

Pied Piper
Barbican | 10 December 2009 to 3 January, 2010

Following a successful run earlier this year in the Barbican Theatre, the Olivier Award-winning hip-hop street dance spectacular, Pied Piper by Boy Blue Entertainment.

Aladdin

Aladdin
Hackney Empire | 28 November 2009 to 9 January, 2010.

London’s No1 pantomime team is back with another smash-hit Christmas cracker. Once again written and directed by Susie McKenna, the UK’s leading writer and director of pantomimes and starring Clive Rowe...

Into the Hoods

Into the Hoods
Southbank Centre | 16 December 2009 to 10 January, 2010

A fabulous fusion of fairy tales, groovy tunes and wicked dance moves created and performed by the critically acclaimed dance company ZooNation. 

Aladdin

Aladdin
Theatre Royal Stratford East | 28 November 2009 to 16 January, 2010

A magic carpet ride of a panto, as Aladdin, a poor boy from the mystical East (and no, we don't mean Barking), battles with the evil Abanazar to thwart his plot to rule the world.

The Shawshank Redemption

The Shawshank Redemption
The Wyndham’s Theatre | 4 September - 14 February, 2010

This new play by Owen O’Neill and Dave Johns is based on the 1982 Stephen King novella ‘Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption’. The cast of 20 is led by Kevin Anderson and Reg E Cathey.

Sister Act

Sister Act The Musical
London Palladium | 6 May - February 2010

Whoopi Goldberg and Stage Entertainment are delighted to announce that they will produce the Premiere of Sister Act...

Wicked

Wicked
Apollo Victoria Theatre | until 3 April 2010

The award-winning musical opened at London’s Apollo Victoria Theatre in September 2006 and celebrated its 1000th performance on Saturday 14 February 2009.

Cat Hot on a Hot Tin Roof

Cat Hot on a Hot Tin Roof
Novello Theatre, London | 1 December - 10 April 2010

The award-winning smash hit Broadway production of Tennessee Williams’s  Cat on a Hot Tin Roof which enjoyed a sell out run on Broadway last year with an all black cast...

Sharon D Clarke joins Hairspray

Sharon D Clarke joins Hairspray
Shaftesbury theatre | now until April, 2010

The producers of ‘Hairspray’ are delighted to announce that Phill Jupitus, Belinda Carlisle and Sharon D Clarke will join the cast of the hit musical, currently running at London’s Shaftesbury Theatre.

Destiny's Child Star Michelle Williams to star as Roxie Hart in CHICAGO

Destiny's Child Star Michelle Williams to star as Roxie Hart in CHICAGO
Cambridge Theatre | October 30, 2010

Michelle Williams will make her West End stage debut starring as ‘Roxie Hart’ in the smash hit West End musical CHICAGO...

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