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NEWS: Motown the Musical extends West End booking until January 2019

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Motown the Musical has just released 500,000 new tickets for sale, taking bookings for the hit West End production into 2019 when the show will celebrate its third year in London and Motown will celebrate sixty years since the record company was founded.  Tickets are available to purchase for the production which is now running at the Shaftesbury Theatre until …

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London arts centres launch #EveryChildTheatre campaign to provide free tickets for kids

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MyTheatreMates are delighted to champion The Albany and ARC Stockton’s major new initiative to make theatre freely accessible to local children in south London. The #EveryChildTheatre campaign has already attracted Theatreland support from patrons including Jude Law and Noma Dumezweni. Can you help out too? Read more and consider donating to the scheme’s Crowdfunding initiative. They have until 4 August 2017 to meet their target of £10,000!






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WATCH: In rehearsal for Skin Deep, about history’s most bloodthirsty female serial killer

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SKIN DEEP, Lee Anderson’s new play which returns to London for this summer’s Camden Fringe Festival, explores what drove one of history’s most prolific female serial killers. The Attila Theatre production has a strictly limited at The Lion & Unicorn Theatre from 31 July to 6 August 2017, with nightly performances at 9.15pm. Watch what happens with the company in the rehearsal room…






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NEWS: Derren Brown returns to West End, Underground has 35 performances at Playhouse

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Derren Brown, “the nation’s favourite dark manipulator of magic and mind control”, will perform his latest stage show, DERREN BROWN: UNDERGROUND at the West  End’s Playhouse Theatre, London, for a strictly limited season of 35 performances only from 11 September to until 14 October 2017. Direct from a sell-out national tour, UNDERGROUND features a collection of some of the very best of his …

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New post-show Q&A: Songwriters’ showcase opening From Page to Stage festival

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As part of her ongoing post-show Q&A series, Mates co-founder Terri Paddock will help open the fifth annual From Page to Stage season of new musicals with an opening night panel debate including festival founder and prolific producer Katy Lipson on Monday 14 August 2017. Got any questions?






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NEWS: Hollyoaks’ James Atherton stars in Out of Joint’s Rita, Sue & Bob Too revival

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Taj Atwal, Gemma Dobson and James Atherton (well known from TV’s Hollyoaks and Coronation Street) are Rita, Sue and Bob Too in Max Stafford-Clark’s new Out of Joint production of Andrea Dunbar‘s 1982 landmark play. They’re joined in the cast by Sally Bankes, Samantha Robinson and David Walker. Following its opening at Octagon Theatre from 6 to 23 September 2017, Rita, Sue and Bob Too will …