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Nicole Scherzinger joins cats
Nicole Scherzinger will make her West End stage debut later this year when she stars in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s iconic musical Cats at the London Palladium.
The recording artist and former X Factor judge will play Grizabella, a feline struggling with rejection and loneliness, in the hit musical, which returns to the London stage from 6 December to 28 February. Scherzinger will appear from a limited time only, performing from 6 December to 7 February.
Cris Penfold reprises Willows role
Cris Penfold will reprise his role as Toad in the Royal Opera House’s Olivier Award-winning production of The Wind In The Willows when it returns to the West End this Christmas.
The actor and dancer, who performed in the production’s 2013 run at the Duchess Theatre, will once again sport Toad’s red velvet waistcoat and garish checked trousers to wreak havoc at the Vaudeville Theatre from 26 November to 17 January.
Railway Children returns to London
Mike Kenny’s Olivier Award-winning adaptation of The Railway Children is getting a return ticket to the capital this Christmas as it finds a new home at King’s Cross Station.
Lorraine Stanley is Hampstead Wildefire
Lorraine Stanley will lead the cast of Roy Williams’ new play Wildefire when it premieres at the Hampstead Theatre next month.
Damien Molony joins NT Hard Problem
Former Being Human star Damien Molony is to join rising National Theatre star Olivia Vinall in the upcoming production of Tom Stoppard’s new play The Hard Problem.
Nigel Lindsay steals the show in Mamet’s blistering assault on Hollywood cynicism.