THEATRE VIEWS, DIRECTORIES AND GENERAL INTEREST
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www.thestage.co.uk The website of 'The Stage', the newspaper of the British theatre industry.
www.terripaddock.com Bringing you theatre connections and comment.
www.stagefaves.com Stage Faves is the UK’s only social media directory dedicated to musical theatre. It provides full Twitter listings for West End musicals casts, and collects all relevant social media feeds for shows and performers.
www.mytheatremates.com Co-founded by Mark Shenton and Terri Paddock. In addition to hosting the Also Recognised Awards, it collates the best content from our individual websites and social channels – and additional content from other independent theatre voices.
http://www.theatreboard.co.uk Formerly the Whatsonstage.com Message Board, now a "stand alone" board - best in London!
https://www.londontheatredirect.com/News.aspx Blog for theatre ticket agency specialist London Theatre Direct.
www.stageandscreenonline.com Where the biggest names in musical theatre go to talk.
www.playhousemusings.co.uk Reviewing, with a touch of honesty, all types of amateur theatre productions across Derby and Nottingham.. and further afield when we can. Come and see what we have seen or what we are about to.
www.cumberphonecampaign.com The Cumberphone Campaign: tackling the vexing issue of Mobile Phones in Theatres, one showtune and soliloquy at a time #cumberphone
www.tastetheatre.com. Brings together 12 smaller venues including the Donmar, Royal Court, Soho, Hampstead, Almeida, Theatre Royal Stratford East, BAC etc in a single website.
www.jemmthree.com Musical Theatre Radio Station online. Listen on the website, JemmRadio or Tune In apps.
www.pantoperformances.info A database of every professional panto in the UK each year.
www.playbillvault.com A database of Broadway productions and personnel, including images of Playbill covers as well as who's who, awards and other Broadway-related data.
www.gaystarnews.com A bespoke outlet catered specifically to the changing tastes and trends of the global LGBTI community.
http://london-musicals.blogspot.co.uk A simple, comprehensive and easy to use list of musicals in London both West End and Off-West End, including student productions.
www.freewebs.com/thekeepersblog/ Hilarious tales from the keepers of the stage door...
www.boxoffice.co.uk Box Office London Theatre Tickets.
http://visitwoods.org.uk/en/visit-woods/things-to-do/Pages/woods-as-a-stage.aspx The Woodland Trust "Theatre in Woods" feature, highlighting summer's top open air theatre/arts performances in woods.
www.theater2k.com The history of the West End and Broadway 2000 to 2010. A completely non-commercial site by a devoted theatre fan.
www.westendevents.co.uk Specialise in creating theatrical dinner events for corporate groups.
www.theatrenet.co.uk. Online booking and information site with good current theatre affairs and diary features.
www.theatre-charter.co.uk. Theatre behaviour as it should be!
Tallsingles.co.uk. A site specifically started for the benefit of taller people. In fact you could say you have to measure up to become a member! We pride ourselves in making sure that the single people on our site are tall, that’s over 6'0" for men and 5'5" for women. It means tall people joining our site have access to exactly the people they want to meet and that’s people who are above average height
www.londontheatre1.com website with a very popular blog with
cast interviews, reviews and news.
www.theatricalia.com. A database of past and future theatre productions.
www.wow247.co.uk. An events hosting site, containing a huge national database of all events going on in the UK and in all the local areas.
www.theatresoutheast.com Spotlighting Theatre in London and the South East.
www.fdpt.org.uk. Fans of Drama and Promoting Theatre. Independent reviews and articles about theatre in Eastbourne and beyond, by and for fans.
www.digitaltheatre.com. Filmed live recordings of plays and musicals to buy.
www.hibrow.tv. Filmed live recordings of productions and interviews to view, free of charge.
http://www.radiojiblets.com Your West End Weekly Round Up! Radio Jiblets is an online radio show with interviews, news and show tunes from the heart of London's West End. Every Monday 8-10pm.
http://www2.stetson.edu/creative-arts/resources/theatre-arts/mccoy-theatre-guide.html McCoy's Brief Guide to Internet Resources in Theatre and Performance Studies
www.tonylovers.com dedicated to supporting musical theatre from Broadway to the West End.www.seatup.com/blog/demographics-of-broadway-audiences An infographic illustrating the different demographics of individuals who attended Broadway shows in the 2018/19 season. It shows visitor details, audience demographics, and frequency of attendance and purchase.
Headout.com Broadway site that specializes in hooking people up with last-minute, theatre tickets at discount prices. We also have our app which is available on iOS and in the Play Store. This site works best in Chrome or Firefox.
http://www.londontheatreblog.co.uk a website that aims to stimulate discussion, interest and analysis on contemporary performance practice in London and beyond. In addition to the weekly blog entries and feature articles, there will be frequent interviews with practitioners, performance reviews, information on up-coming performance events, opportunities for collaborations in performance and a chance to network with the growing international online theatre community.
http://the3rs.zxq.net/ Reviews of both professional and amateur productions in North West England.
www.britishtheatreguide.info The British Theatre information directory and features site. Highly recommended.
www.ltrc.co.uk The London Theatre and Restaurant Club brings together ordinary people to enjoy the best of London in the company of like minded souls, often at reduced prices.
www.londontheatre.org.uk is the theatre website of "Entertaining London", an arts and theatre social club for professionals in their 20's and 30's. A sister site on this page offers similar services for those aged 40+
Theatre, Musicals and Actors Web.
www.londondance.com For people who watch, perform or promote dance in London.
www.gadabouts.co.uk A comprehensive travel and holiday booking service, with occasional theatre stuff too. Call 020 8445 5450 for details.
www.becleverwithyourcash.com Be Clever With Your Cash - A useful money saving site that often features some good theatre deals.
www.uktw.co.uk UK Theatre Web
www.artandarchitecture.co.uk An independent association providing an infrastructure to enable cross-discipline collaborations. It is a unique organisation providing debate and opportunities in order to create a more inspirational environment.
www.arts-archive.com Arts Archive
www.unmissable.com For the experiences of a lifetime
www.whatsonstage.com The UK's leading performing arts website
www.fringereport.com A comprehensive discussion of the London Fringe.
www.musical.idv.tw A Chinese language website, devoted to stage musicals.
www.musicalverse.co.uk Musicalverse lists information for most London musicals including news, where to buy tickets and merchandise.
www.thisislocallondon.co.uk. Aggregating over 2000 articles a week from 28 weekly newspapers, this is a rich source of local news, sport and information covering Greater London and the surrounding counties.
www.britishtheatre.com A place for theatre industry’s professionals, and those who just love theatre, to exchange thoughts, tips or just talk about new shows and projects.
www.stagezone.com Directory of theatre websites worldwide, very comprehensive and easy to use.
http://members.aol.com/mouseuk/stage/ Theatreworld Internet Magazine.http://www.musicomh.com/theatre/index.htm Music and arts review website with growing coverage of West End and fringe theatre, part of http://www.musicomh.com.
www.conciergedesk.co.uk Conciergedesk Ltd. Concierge services in the UK including London theatre tickets, guided sightseeing tours and airport transfers. They are retail agents for STAR members.
www.theatrenet.co.uk. Online booking and information site. NO WEMBLEY / EARLS COURT / HAMMERSMITH / ALBERT HALL / O2 ARENA POP CONCERT TICKETS ARE SOLD BY THIS COMPANY.
www.whatsonstage.com The UK's leading performing arts website. NO WEMBLEY / EARLS COURT / HAMMERSMITH / ALBERT HALL / O2 ARENA POP CONCERT TICKETS ARE SOLD BY THIS COMPANY.
www.unmissable.com For the experiences of a lifetime.
www.theatre.com Theatre.com agency, booking via Encore Tickets. NO WEMBLEY / EARLS COURT / HAMMERSMITH / ALBERT HALL / O2 ARENA POP CONCERT TICKETS ARE SOLD BY THIS COMPANY.
www.1st4londontheatre.co.uk is a well designed site offering online booking via Keith Prowse Ticketing (formerly called First Call) ticket agency.
www.uktheatretickets.co.uk - Online Booking of Discounted Theatre Tickets for London Theatre. NO WEMBLEY / EARLS COURT / HAMMERSMITH / ALBERT HALL / O2 ARENA POP CONCERT TICKETS ARE SOLD BY THIS COMPANY.
www.broadwaybox.com lists local discount offers to Broadway shows and how to obtain them.
www.westendtheatreworld.com a listings and news site, with discussion board.
www.str.org.uk The Society for Theatre Research
www.artsjournal.com Comprehensive coverage of arts stories worldwide.
www.uktheatre.net theatre news and information.
www.theatretickets4u.com. A wide range of tickets for London musicals, plays, opera and ballet, reviews and a news forum.
www.eventandticketexpert.co.uk focuses on attending, organising and getting tickets for events, and has great advice and articles on the subject of tickets and their resale too.
www.londonupdate.co.uk Designed with Far East Asian tourist in mind, to help them locate productions most suited to their individual language skills.
www.broadwayabridged.com. Deadly sharp re-written versions of Broadway shows.
Concert Tickets HQ American Concert Ticket information.
Mavericktheatre.com A free online links directory for theatre, particularly in the USA
www.cardifftheatre.co.uk Cardiff Theatre. A free on-line listings and information service for the arts and entertainment in Cardiff.
http://www.shadyoldlady.com/theme.php?theme=Theatre A few of the lesser known sites and stories of London's theatrical past.
www.dctheatrereviews.com Theatre reviews, news and listings from Washington DC, USA.
http://www.bestoftheatre.co.uk/itheatre/ A free iPhone application dedicated to London's West End shows.
www.bestshowticketslasvegas.com/TheaterBusiness.asp is an interesting chart on production costs in the US and Green issues on Broadway and UK theatre.
http://www.youthmusictheatreuk.org The Youth Music Theatre have, since 2003, commissioned over thirty original musicals. This online resource houses those that are available for other groups to licence.
of the largest consumer complaint sites on the internet. A place consumers can
come to share their experiences when businesses fail to meet their most basic
www.cheaptheatretickets.com A handy table ranking each production by running time, suitability for children and ticket price. Also sells tickets (via a third party agency) for London musicals and plays.
www.bestoftheatre.co.uk 'Best of Theatre' for online bookings etc.
www.hellodarling.co.uk discounted theatre ticket and review site.
www.southdevonplayers.com An award-winning, not-for-profit theatre company
based in Brixham, South Devon, UK We specialise in shows themed on historical
events, classics, and legends. We tend to be a more non-musical group, but we do
sometimes get into musical-related things as well.