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    Celebrating 15 Years of Mamma Mia!

    Mamma Mia! is a great feel good musical, and perfect for summer nights. Start the evening with a meal at The Real Greek and you will definitely be in the mood for a trip down memory lane to hear all the hits of super group Abba including Does Your Mother Know?, Dancing Queen...

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    Year of The Bus

    In the year of the Bus London Transport Museum recently unveiled one of only four B-type buses in existence. No. B2737 has been restored as part of the First World War commemorations. Nearly 100 years ago the very same bus was commandeered...

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    The Tour de France Arrives in London

    On Monday 7 July the biggest cycling race in the world arrives in London. The final day of the Tour in Britain will see the riders set off from Cambridge riding through Epping Forest before completing a circuit of Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. They will then ride through the East End before turning Westwards racing alongside the River Thames. The peloton will pass world famous landmarks...

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    Return of the Rudeboy

    This summer, Somerset House is proud to present Return of the Rudeboy, an original exhibition created and curated by prolific photographer and filmmaker for music’s most wanted Dean Chalkley and fashion-industry favourite creative director...

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    Ballet Triple Bill

    This Month The Royal Ballet present the world premiere of Connectome, a new one act ballet by Alastair Marriott, which will be shown with two light-hearted classics; Frederick Ashton’s The Dream, his celebrated interpretation of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, pictured, and the gloriously funny The Concert by Jerome Robbins.

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    Competition: The Pajama Game

    Win a pair of tickets to see The Pajama Game at the Shaftesbury Theatre.

    Broadway classic, The Pajama Game, has opened in London to sensational 5 star reviews. The Daily Telegraph describes the show as ‘An adrenalin rush for pure pleasure’. A buoyantly blissful blend of romance and comedy, The Pajama Game’s golden age score includes the hit songs ...

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    A Spiffingly Good Show

    You know the story; it's all about the 18th century cow creamer, Aunt Dahlia, Sir Roderick Spode, a policeman’s helmet and the on/off engagement of Gussie Finknottle and Madeleine Bassett. When Bertie Wooster is called upon to join the mix, Perfect Nonsense ensues, but then along comes Jeeves who can always be relied upon to restore order. This adaptation of P. G. Wodehouse’s The...

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    Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

    I grew up in the South of France, that sunny place for shady people, and knew a fair few scoundrels in my time. I was more than curious to see how this surreal and superficial world would fare as a musical - I have never seen the 1988 film so had no reference point and no preconceptions.  

    Robert Lindsay is spot on with his suave, almost reptilian-slick portrayal of Lawrence Jamieson,...

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    WIN a pair of tickets to Handbagged in the West End!

    The monarch – Liz.

    Her most powerful subject – Maggie.

    Two enduring icons born six months apart. One destined to rule, the other elected to lead. 

    But when the stiff upper lip softened and the gloves came off, which one had the upper hand?

    Handbagged is the ‘wickedly funny’ (Evening Standard) new comedy that opens the clasp on the relationship between two...

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    Year of the Bus

    London Transport Museum is celebrating one of London’s greatest icons. 2014 is officially the Year of the Bus. Much loved as a symbol of London, but taken for granted in terms of its importance and contribution to the Capital, the London...

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