London Musical Theatre Orchestra bring Mack & Mabel to Hackney Empire

After a triumphant five-star performance of Bernstein’s Candide In Concert and a sell-out five-star 2016 season, the London Musical Theatre Orchestra makes its East London debut at the Hackney Empire on 23rd September with Jerry Herman’s hit show Mack and Mabel. Tickets are on sale now. Starring David Bedella (Jerry Springer: The Musical / The […]

REVIEW: RUNNING WILD (Hackney Empire) ★★★★

Running Wild is based on a story by Michael Morpurgo, adapted by Samuel Adamson and originally produced by Chichester Festival Theatre and Regent’s Park Theatre. The show wowed audiences at Regent’s Park Theatre last summer and comes to Hackney Empire for a short run on its UK tour. Inspired by true events during the Boxing […]

Wilma Award winner Alexia Khadime to star in SLEEPING BEAUTY at Hackney Empire

West End’s leading lady Alexia Khadime (who won the award for Best Supporting Cast Member at the 2014 Wilma Awards for her role in The Book of Mormon) will be returning to the site of her stage debut to star as Princess Tahlia (Sleeping Beauty). She will be joined by Olivier Award-winner Sharon D Clarke […]

REVIEW: H. M. S. PINAFORE (Hackney Empire)

A whirling waterspout of social class, patriotism and forbidden love leaps from the ocean this spring in the form of Sasha Regan’s all male production of H. M. S. Pinafore. Cleverly played out by a group of wartime soldiers at leisure, this continually celebrated classic from Gilbert & Sullivan has weathered the last 138 years […]

Molly Wobbly to play in London’s West End

Jamie Chapman Dixon (Producer of ‘The Singers Soiree’) is proud to present!   ‘Molly Wobbly’ – The Comedy Musical by Paul Boyd    At The Phoenix Artist Club From Monday 10th March 2014   In September 2013, just hours before the first show of this musical was due to take place at London’s Hackney Empire, […]

Rent In Concert

Wilmas Rating [rating=4]   The 20th Anniversary tour of Rent In Concert made its second stop on the tour last night at London’s Hackney Empire, playing to a sold out audience of 1,300. With a star studded cast including Kerry Ellis, Nikki Davis Jones, Rory Taylor and Ian Stroughair, it is not surprising that the […]

Soul Sister

Where: Hackney Empire, 291 Mare Street, London E8 1EJ How much: £10-£27.50 How long: 2hrs 30mins (including interval) Running until: 5th May 2012 Merchandise: Programme £3 Drinks: Beers £3.50-£4, Wine £4.50, Water £2 Ice Cream: £2 Review performance date: Saturday April 14 2012 (matinee) Nearest Rail station Hackney Central (8 minutes from Stratford) Website: Hackney […]

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