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Why Richard Linklater’s time-twisting movie musical could already be doomed

His ambitious 20-year shoot of Sondheim’s Merrily We Roll Along is mired in casting misery – and the show itself has a notorious history. Read my full Telegraph article here

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Discover the West End shows nominated for Tony Awards

From Six and The Lehman Trilogy to Company. Read my full London Theatre article here

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Stephen Sondheim’s Old Friends, Sondheim Theatre

This one-off charity concert was a star-studded reminder of Sondheim’s genius. Read my full Telegraph review here

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Anyone Can Whistle, Southwark Playhouse

The first significant London revival of a Stephen Sondheim musical since the great man’s death is Georgie Rankcom’s staging of this little-seen 1964 curio. Read my full London Theatre review here

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Commemorate Stephen Sondheim’s birthday in the West End

The late, great composer would have been 92 today. Here’s how to mark the occasion. Read my full London Theatre article here

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Maria Friedman & Friends – Legacy, Menier Chocolate Factory

Among the many reflections on the legacy of the late, great Stephen Sondheim, here comes a touchingly personal one from his frequent collaborator Maria Friedman. Read my full BroadwayWorld review here

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Even in his 90s, Stephen Sondheim could dance circles around Hamilton

The thrillingly sophisticated king of Broadway is working on his first new musical since 2008. Broadway should be jumping for joy. Read my full Telegraph article here

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A Little Night Music, Opera Holland Park

The show must go on: it’s been the rallying cry of our beleaguered industry, the message emblazoned on Theatre Support Fund+’s T-shirts and mugs. On Saturday night, we saw that fighting spirit in person, as Janie Dee, co-producer and star of … Continue reading

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BWW Interview: Janie Dee

The actress discusses the upcoming concert of A Little Night Music at Opera Holland Park. Read my full BroadwayWorld interview here

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Watch these fantastic musical theatre documentaries

Why not use the lockdown period to catch up on your musical theatre history? From the making of iconic shows to fascinating backstage tales and industry insight, these documentaries help to fill the stagey void. Read my full BroadwayWorld article … Continue reading

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