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INTERVIEW: Why should you see Rothschild & Sons in London? It’s a quintessentially European story

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Have you booked yet for the UK premiere of Rothschild & Sons? This reimagining of The Rothschilds, the last musical co-written by Fiddler on the Roof’s Broadway legends Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick, features never-before-heard material and is now running at London’s Park Theatre until 17 February. We’ve rounded up some of our favourite review quotes – including from Mates Jonathan Baz and Libby Purves – below.

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FEATURED SHOW: Rothschild & Sons at the ParkTheatre, ★★★★ reviews are in

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Have you booked yet for the UK premiere of Rothschild & Sons? This reimagining of The Rothschilds, the last musical co-written by Fiddler on the Roof’s Broadway legends Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick, features never-before-heard material and is now running at London’s Park Theatre until 17 February. We’ve rounded up some of our favourite review quotes – including from Mates Jonathan Baz and Libby Purves – below.

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Rothschild & Sons Q&A podcast: Why didn’t Sheldon Harnick & Jerry Bock write together again?

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Other topics covered included why the creatives wanted to revisit the story of the Rothschilds after more than forty years, the indelible mark our family makes on us, the actors’ approaches to their characters (and whether Robert taught Gary anything about Nathan Rothschild), differences in US versus UK reactions and a fair bit about the real Rothschilds today.

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FIRST-LOOK PHOTOS: Check out the cast of Rothschild & Sons’ UK premiere in action

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Got your tickets yet for the UK premiere of Rothschild & Sons, a musical by Fiddler on the Roof’s Broadway legends Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick? After success in New York, the show gets its UK premiere tonight (29 January 2018). Check out for first-look photos of Broadway stars Robert Cuccioli, Glory Crampton and the London cast in action – and get booking!

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‘It’s about resilience’: WATCH Broadway’s Robert Cuccioli & co discuss new musical Rothschild & Sons

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Not long to go until Rothschild & Sons, a musical by Fiddler on the Roof’s Broadway legends Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick, gets its UK premiere at London’s Park Theatre. Watch our interviews with cast and creatives – and then get booking!

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PHOTOS: Behind the scenes with Rothschild & Sons rehearsals. How much do you know about the banking dynasty?

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Got your tickets yet for the UK premiere of Rothschild & Sons, a musical by Fiddler on the Roof’s Broadway legends Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick? Sneak a peek behind the scenes with Broadway stars Robert Cuccioli, Glory Crampton and the London cast, learn more about the family behind the musical – and get booking!

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New post-show Q&A: Join Terri to talk to Broadway legend Sheldon Harnick about Rothschild & Sons

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As part of her ongoing post-show Q&A series, on Tuesday 30 January 2018 at London’s Park Theatre, Mates co-founder Terri Paddock will talk to legendary Broadway lyricist Sheldon Harnick (Fiddler on the Roof, She Loves Me) and the cast for the UK premiere of his musical Rothschild & Sons. Got any questions?

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BOOK REVIEW: After Anatevka

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Alexandra Silber’s first novel After Anatevka is a carefully crafted study into love and life in Russia in the early twentieth century. Much like Marc Chagall was to paint enchanted images of that era, so too do Silber’s words offer a painstaking picture of a world long since disappeared.

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NEWS: Scarlett Strallen stars in She Loves Me revival at Menier

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The Menier Chocolate Factory today announces that Scarlett Strallen will return to the Menier Chocolate Factory to lead the company of She Loves Me this Christmas. The production reunites Strallen with director Matthew White, following their previous collaboration at the Menier on Candide. The production opens on 7 December 2016, with previews from 25 November, and runs until 5 March 2017.