War of the Worlds coming to West End
The musical by Jeff Wayne will make its West End debut for a limited run at the Dominion Theatre from 8th February to 9th April 2016. Casting is yet to be announced.
Elf the Musical opens officially
Elf the Musical, playing at the Dominion Theatre until 2nd January, had its opening night on 5th.
Dusty had announced its closure
Dusty, currently showing at the Charing Cross Theatre, will end its run in the West End on 21st November.
Wicked announces an international tour
The musical will be defying gravity around the world from 20th July 2016 in Bradford before flying to Asia. The tour will continue into 2017.
Legally Blonde cast announcement
Ross Barnes – Emmett
Abbie Chambers – Elle
Robert Colvin – Warner
Jodie Jacobs – Paulette
Hugh Osbourne – Professor Callahan
The ensemble: Suzie Aries, Aimee Barrett, Adam Crossley, Lily De-La-Haye, Chris Durtnal, Emma Ingram and Scott Norton.
Legally Blonde will be showing at Upstairs at the Gatehouse from 16th December (opening night 18th) to 31st January.
Jest End cast announcement
The cast for the revival of the satirical musical Jest End had been announced: Simon Bailey, Lizzy Connolly, Scott Garnham and Jodie Jacobs. The musical will be showing at the Waterloo East Theatre from 24th November (opening night 26th) until 6th December.