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Odds & Ends: Grease: Live Wins 17 Million Viewers Worldwide, Cast Set for West End's The Father & More

Odds & Ends: Grease: Live Wins 17 Million Viewers Worldwide, Cast Set for West End's The Father & More

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today.

Grease: Live Wins 17 Million Viewers Worldwide
Grease: Live proved to be the one everyone wanted! The telecast has delivered more than 17 million total viewers worldwide since it originally aired on January 31, starring your Broadway boyfriend Aaron Tveit, Broadway alum Vanessa Hudgens and Julianne Hough. 14.3 ...

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Queen of the Night! The Bodyguard to Head Back to the West End, Starring Beverley Knight

Queen of the Night! The Bodyguard to Head Back to the West End, Starring Beverley Knight

We will always love her! The Bodyguard will return to the West End with Beverley Knight playing the title role of Oscar-nominated superstar Rachel Marron. Directed by Thea Sharrock, the production is scheduled to play a limited engagement July 15 through January 7 at the Dominion Theatre.

The Bodyguard received its world premiere at the Adelphi Theatre in November 2012 ...

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Phantom Tony Winner Michael Crawford Will Return to the West End in The Go-Between

Phantom Tony Winner Michael Crawford Will Return to the West End in The Go-Between

Original Phantom Michael Crawford is returning to the West End! Directed by Roger Haines, the Tony winner will headline Richard Taylor and David Wood’s The Go-Between. Based on the classic novel by L. P. Hartley, the production will begin performances at the Apollo Theatre on May 27 and officially open on June 7.

Crawford won the Tony for Phantom; his ...

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And We Are Telling You! Amber Riley to Star as Effie in West End Dreamgirls

And We Are Telling You! Amber Riley to Star as Effie in West End Dreamgirls

Amber Riley has landed the coveted role of Effie White in the West End premiere of the musical sensation Dreamgirls, according to The Daily Mail. Tony winner director Casey Nicholaw, currently represented on Broadway by The Book of Mormon, Aladdin and Something Rotten!, will stage the production, set to premiere at the Savoy Theatre in November.

Riley first came to ...

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Jennifer Mudge on Being Friends with Matthew Perry and Making Her West End Debut in The End of Longing

Jennifer Mudge on Being  Friends with Matthew Perry and Making Her West End Debut in The End of Longing

Jennifer Mudge has a slew of New York credits that range from The Philanthropist on Broadway opposite Matthew Broderick to the Witch in Fiasco Theatre’s revelatory Into the Woods off-Broadway. The actress can currently be found making her West End debut at the Playhouse Theatre opposite none other than Friends alum Matthew Perry, who also wrote The End of Longing ...

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Odds & Ends: Christina Milian Set for Rocky Horror, Mark Curry Tapped for London's Wicked & More

Odds & Ends: Christina Milian Set for Rocky Horror, Mark Curry Tapped for London's Wicked & More

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Christina Milian Set for Fox's Rocky Horror
Wild and untamed thing! Christina Milian has boarded the cast of Fox’s Rocky Horror. According to Variety, the Grandfathered star and Grammy nominee is set to play Magenta in the telecast, which will feature the previously announced Laverne Cox as Dr. Frank-N-Furter ...

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Andrew Garfield Set for Tony Kushner’s Angels in America at U.K.'s National Theatre; Upcoming Season Announced

Andrew Garfield Set for Tony Kushner’s Angels in America at U.K.'s National Theatre; Upcoming Season Announced

Spider-Man is heading to the boards! Andrew Garfield will headline Tony Kushner’s Angels in America at the U.K.’s National Theatre next year. Other big names attached to upcoming productions include Harry Potter alums Ralph Fiennes and Helen McCrory, playwright David Hare and Crucible and Bridge director Ivo van Hove.

In May 2017, Marianne Elliott will direct Kushner’s Angels ...

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Odds & Ends: Aaron Tveit's Miscast, Mormons in London, Budweiser Taps Helen Mirren & More

Odds & Ends: Aaron Tveit's Miscast, Mormons in London, Budweiser Taps Helen Mirren & More

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Aaron Tveit's Miscast
Grease: Live’s (and your Broadway boyfriend) Aaron Tveit, along with The Color Purple's Cynthia Erivo, The Wiz's Shanice Williams, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt's Tituss Burgess, Allegiance's Lea Salonga, Our Mother's Brief Affair's Linda Lavin, Waitress' Keala Settle, Noises Off's ...

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Full Cast Announced for The Painkiller, Starring Kenneth Branagh & Rob Brydon, in the West End

Full Cast Announced for The Painkiller, Starring Kenneth Branagh & Rob Brydon, in the West End

Kenneth Branagh’s West End takeover continues! We now know who will be joining Branagh as Ralph and Rob Brydon as Dudley in the previously reported new comedy The Painkiller. The Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company’s fifth production in the Plays at the Garrick season will run from March 5 through April 30 and officially open on March 17.

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They’ll Be the Big Men in Town! Four New Seasons Will Land in the West End's Jersey Boys

They’ll Be the Big Men in Town! Four New Seasons Will Land in the West End's Jersey Boys

Four new Seasons are heading to London’s West End! From March 15 Matt Corner will step into the spotlight as Frankie Valli, with Simon Bailey as Tommy De Vito, Declan Egan as Bob Gaudio and Matt Hunt as Nick Massi in Jersey Boys. Dayle Hodge is set to play Frankie Valli at certain performances at the Piccadilly Theatre.

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