School Of Rock Musical to host BBC Radio 2 Children In Need Gala

On 6 November 2017, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Oliver award-wining School of Rock will host this year’s BBC Radio 2’s BBC Children in Need Gala at the New London Theatre. Hosted by Ken Bruce and the charity’s mascot Pudsey, at least 50% of the proceeds from the Gala will go to BBC Children in Need’s 2017 […]


Gary Trainor is London’s new star of School Of Rock, playing the lead role of Dewey Finn. I caught up with Gary for a chat about the show. Watch Gary Trainor take on the quickfire question game Knowing Me, Knowing You Buy tickets to School Of Rock

Alternate Dewey GARY TRAINOR takes on the lead role in SCHOOL OF ROCK

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Olivier award-winning production of School of Rock – The Musical today announces that Gary Trainor, having played the role of alternate Dewey since the show’s London premiere, will lead the cast as Dewey Finn from 17 May 2017, with Stephen Leask joining the cast as the alternate Dewey. For a third time […]


Harry Potter And The Cursed child swept the boards at last nights Olivier Awards, taking home 9 of the 11 awards it was nominated for including Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Anthony Boyle), Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Noma Dumezweni), Best Actor (Jamie Parker), Virgin Atlantic Best New Play, White Light Award for Best Lighting Design, Best Sound Design, Best Costume […]

SCHOOL OF ROCK extends West End booking to January 2018

For a third time since its West End premiere Andrew Lloyd Webber’s production of School of Rock – The Musical today announces a further booking extension with tickets now available to 14 January 2018. Acclaimed by audiences and critics alike, the record breaking West End production of School of Rock – The Musical opened to […]

SCHOOL OF ROCK: Understudy Joel Montague takes on the role of Dewey Finn

Based on the 2003 film starring Jack Black, SCHOOL OF ROCK is Andrew Lloyd Webber’s first rock musical since the 1971 smash hit Jesus Christ Superstar. The show premiered on Broadway in 2015 and made its UK premiere at the New London Theatre in November 2016. David Finn plays the role of Dewey and I […]

SCHOOL OF ROCK extends booking at the New London Theatre

Having recently twice smashed the house record at the New London Theatre, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s West End production of School of Rock – The Musical announces the show is extending booking by seven weeks. Tickets are now available to 28 May 2017. Book here Acclaimed by audiences and critics alike, the West End production of […]

My 2016 Theatre Highlights

Last week I took a look back at the shows I said I was looking forward to seeing in 2016 and what I actually thought of them in the end. Now it is time for the obligatory end of year round up of my favourite shows from 2016. It will be unsurprising for you to […]

Louise Dearman to star in the WEST END WINTER CONCERT on Monday 12 December

The Hornby Bursary present WEST END WINTER CONCERT on Monday 12th December, 2pm at The Actors Church, Bedford Street, Covent Garden, WC2E 9ED. Featuring Louise Dearman, Stagebox Kids, The Arts Ed Choir, Emmanuel Kojo Don Gallagher, and many more! All funds raised are donated to the Chris Honby bursary Tickets: £12. Book now   Chris […]

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