Tag Archives | Bill Kenwright

X Factor’s Marcus Collins joins Lloyd Daniels on Joseph tour

There’s double the X Factor this February as Marcus Collins joins fellow contestant Lloyd Daniels for the 2015 tour of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Collins will step into the role of Narrator alongside Lloyd’s Joseph from 4 February. Collins, who was mentored by Take That star Gary Barlow, finished as runner-up on The X Factor 2011, pipped to the post by […]

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Danielle Hope plays Maria in The Sound of Music tour

Actress and singer Danielle Hope will play the iconic role of Maria von Trapp in a new production of The Sound of Music which opens on Thursday 15 January at the Churchill Theatre, Bromley and then moves to the Mayflower Theatre, Southampton to commence a major national tour. Hope won BBC Television’s Over the Rainbow talent show and as a result […]

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Tommy Steele to star in The Glenn Miller Story in autumn 2015

Tommy Steele is going to take to the stage to narrate the extraordinary tale of the world’s most famous big band leader in The Glenn Miller Story, accompanied by a live 16-piece orchestra and a full supporting company of singers, dancers and actors. Autumn 2015 tour dates are to be announced. It’s been 70 years since Glenn […]

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Evita – Dominion Theatre

Evita continues at the Dominion Theatre, London until 1 November. Originally written in 1976, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s musical Evita was groundbreaking in many different ways. Despite the proliferation of mob scenes throughout, Evita is essentially a three-person musical – a political love-triangle of sorts with the narrator (originally more than a hint of […]

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In rehearsal – Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

When the latest Bill-Kenwright produced tour of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat opens this week at the Theatre Royal, Windsor, it will be the first time there has been THREE big names above the title. Both making their musical theatre debuts are X Factor finalist Lloyd Daniels in the title role and Matt Lapinskas (formerly of EastEnders, […]

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X Factor’s Lloyd Daniels joins Danielle Hope in Joseph tour

X Factor finalist Lloyd Daniels will make his musical theatre debut in the title role of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. The youngest contestant in 2009’s competition, Daniels got to the final five out of 250,000 entrants and performed in front of ten million TV viewers. Since then he has performed on a 56-date X Factor tour […]

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