TOMMY – Touring

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Ramps On The Moon’s production of Tommy, directed by Kerry Michael, is a truly wonderful production. As the rock opera created by The Who is famously about a “deaf, dumb and blind kid”, so does this work build upon a cast, at least half of whom triumph in their performance over a range of disabilities.

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NEWS: Kerry Michael steps down as Stratford East artistic director after 12 years

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London’s Theatre Royal Stratford Easttoday announces that Kerry Michael will step down as Artistic Director after twelve years in post. He will leave at the end of 2017 and will announce his future plans in due course. Theatre Royal Stratford East will soon start the search for a new Artistic Director.

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What were our Top 10 news stories in November 2016?

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As it’s the first of the month, we’re taking a brief moment to remind ourselves of the biggest news stories from the month just closed. What were the headlines that got readers clicking most? Any surprises? Our Top 10 News stories from November 2016 are listed below with summaries and links to read more.

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NEWS: Stage adaptation of Oscar winner Room premieres in new Stratford East season

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Artistic Director of Theatre Royal Stratford East, Kerry Michael today announces the theatre’s forthcoming Spring/Summer 2017 season. In-house productions include the world premiere stage adaptation of Emma Donoghue’s best-selling novel Room, now also an Oscar-winning film.