The fantastically refurbished Apollo Theatre is located on Shaftesbury Avenue in London’s West Finish. Though historically seen as a home for straight plays, akin to My Name is Rachel Corrie, Hedda Gabler, Vincent in Brixton, and A Doll’s Home, in recent years, the theatre has been host to many successful musicals such as La Cage Aux Folles from 2008 until January 2010, and it was the home of the beloved jukebox musical Dreamboats and Petticoats by means of August 2012, before Simon Callow starred in the one-man show The Mystery of Charles Dickens Spamalot opened at the Playhouse on 12 … Read the rest
Melbourne’s iconic Princess Theatre is regarded by many as Melbourne’s most spectacular landmark. For its third year, the Chrysalis pageant raises the curtain on the best young theatre-makers from around the UK with a 3-day showcase of ambitious performances and radical works-in-progress. Delivered to theatrical life by a legendary artistic staff, Disney’s new Broadway musical Aladdin will sweep you into a world crammed with beauty, comedy and breath-taking spectacle when it opens on the Prince Edward Theatre, London in June 2016.
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