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Statement regarding accessibility at the Vaudeville Theatre

Statement regarding accessibility at the Vaudeville Theatre

Statement from Nica Burns, Chief Executive. “When we bought the Vaudeville I thought, ‘No problem, we can sort out disabled access’. It’s six steps to the auditorium. Just six steps which are the only accessible route in to or out of the auditorium.   We have conducted a number of  feasibility studies on solving these six […]

15th Jul, 2021 Read More
Rising Stars Festival showcasing the work of 24 producers making their West End producing debuts

Rising Stars Festival showcasing the work of 24 producers making their West End producing debuts

Twenty-four young theatre producers are being given a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to present their work in the West End for the first time. Their 17 productions – plays, musicals, concerts and one-off events – have attracted wonderful performers from emerging talent to popular West End stars. The Rising Stars Festival will run from May to September […]

25th Apr, 2021 Read More
NICA BURNS, Nimax CEO named Producer of the year by The Stage.

NICA BURNS, Nimax CEO named Producer of the year by The Stage.

NICA BURNS, Nimax CEO named Producer of the year by The Stage. Nimax CEO, Nica Burns was named Producer of the year on 6th January 2021 by The Stage. The Stage said… Between the first and second lockdowns, Nimax chief executive Nica Burns described being a producer and theatre owner in 2020 as like surfing […]

7th Jan, 2021 Read More
WORLD PREMIERE OF A BRAND-NEW MUSICAL GET UP, STAND UP! THE BOB MARLEY MUSICAL OPENS AT THE LYRIC THEATRE JUNE 2021

WORLD PREMIERE OF A BRAND-NEW MUSICAL GET UP, STAND UP! THE BOB MARLEY MUSICAL OPENS AT THE LYRIC THEATRE JUNE 2021

Producers Playful Productions, Stage Play and Cedella Marley are delighted to announce that tickets for the brand new musical Get Up, Stand Up! The Bob Marley Musical are finally on sale today. Lively up yourself and celebrate the story of Jamaica’s global superstar, as the electrifying new production bursts into life from June 2021 at the […]

1st Dec, 2020 Read More
Nimax Theatres to open all six West End theatres in sequence from October 22nd 2020 with social distancing under COVID-19 Secure government guidelines

Nimax Theatres to open all six West End theatres in sequence from October 22nd 2020 with social distancing under COVID-19 Secure government guidelines

Nimax Chief Executive Nica Burns said: “On the six-month anniversary of the last performance in the West End I am delighted to announce that we will be switching on all our lights and re-opening with a special season of fantastic entertainment.  First up from 22 October to 8 November at the Apollo Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue […]

13th Sep, 2020 Read More
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) UPDATE – TUESDAY 11TH AUGUST 2020

CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) UPDATE – TUESDAY 11TH AUGUST 2020

Nimax Theatres looks forward to welcoming audiences back into theatres as soon as performances can safely resume. To give our customers some clarity, we have been cancelling performances across the West End on a rolling basis, in line with the latest advice from the Government. Everybody’s Talking About Jamie cancelled until Saturday, 17 October 2020 […]

11th Aug, 2020 Read More
Thriller Live has left the West End!

Thriller Live has left the West End!

Thriller Live has left the West End! Following the closure of all West End theatres due to the Coronavirus outbreak, producers today announce that Thriller Live performed its last Moonwalk at the Lyric theatre on Sunday 15 March 2020 – the 4657th West End performance Thriller Live had been due to end its record-breaking 11-year […]

24th Mar, 2020 Read More
RUFUS HOUND AND KATY BRAND TO JOIN THE WEST END CAST OF EVERYBODY’S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE

RUFUS HOUND AND KATY BRAND TO JOIN THE WEST END CAST OF EVERYBODY’S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE

Everybody’s Talking About Jamie is delighted to announce that actor, comedian and presenter Rufus Hound and actor, writer and comedian Katy Brand will be joining the cast this March to play Hugo/Loco Chanelle and Miss Hedge at the Apollo Theatre in London’s West End. Katy Brand said, “Joining the cast of Everybody’s Talking About Jamie […]

14th Feb, 2020 Read More
HEY PRESTO! MAGIC GOES WRONG ANNOUNCES MIRACULOUS CAST TRANSFORMATION

HEY PRESTO! MAGIC GOES WRONG ANNOUNCES MIRACULOUS CAST TRANSFORMATION

Magic Goes Wrong, the box office hit created by Mischief Theatre with magic legends Penn & Teller, have announced a magical cast transformation at the Vaudeville Theatre, from March 2020. Laurence Pears as Sophisticato from 31 March until 31 May Lauren Ingram as Spitzmaus from 31 March Sydney K Smith as Mickey from 5 April […]

7th Feb, 2020 Read More
Theo James And Jonathan Slinger Complete The Principal Cast Of City Of Angels

Theo James And Jonathan Slinger Complete The Principal Cast Of City Of Angels

City of Angels, the Olivier Award winning production directed by Josie Rourke, is pleased to announce that award winning Hollywood actor, Theo James, best known for playing Four in Divergent, Insurgent and Allegiant, will be joining the cast as Stone and stage actor Jonathan Slinger (various roles at the RSC and Charlie and the Chocolate […]

13th Dec, 2019 Read More
EVERYBODY’S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE WELCOMES THE CLASS OF 2020 TO THE WEST END

EVERYBODY’S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE WELCOMES THE CLASS OF 2020 TO THE WEST END

Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, the award-winning feel good musical sensation, is thrilled to announce the following cast members joining the show from 6 January 2020: Hiba Elchikhe will be making her West End debut playing the role of Pritti Pasha, David O’Reilly will step into the role of Laika Virgin, Leon Craig will join the […]

5th Dec, 2019 Read More
Award winning singer-songwriter Nicola Roberts makes stage debut in City Of Angels

Award winning singer-songwriter Nicola Roberts makes stage debut in City Of Angels

BRIT Award winning singer Nicola Roberts makes her stage debut in Josie Rourke’s critically acclaimed and Olivier Award winning production of City of Angels. Nicola, former Girls Aloud member, takes on the role of Avril/Mallory in the West End production joining the already announced Hadley Fraser (Les Misérables, Young Frankenstein), Rosalie Craig (Company), Rebecca Trehearn […]

2nd Dec, 2019 Read More
UK Tour cast of Everybody’s Talking About Jamie Announced

UK Tour cast of Everybody’s Talking About Jamie Announced

Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, is pleased to announce the full casting for its 2020 UK tour. The cast will include the previously announced Layton Williams (Bad Education, Beautiful People, Billy Elliot the Musical) who currently stars as Jamie in the West End and EastEnders’ much-loved Shane Richie who played Hugo/Loco Channelle in the West End […]

29th Nov, 2019 Read More
Everybody’s Talking About… Noah Thomas

Everybody’s Talking About… Noah Thomas

We’re excited to announce that Noah Thomas will play the title role of Jamie New from Monday 6 January 2020. “Noah was the 211th and final performer we auditioned for Jamie. After he’d sung the opening number and read the first scene, I was tingling with excitement,” producer Nica Burns said, “we had found our […]

15th Nov, 2019 Read More
Fern Brady: Power & Chaos will play at the Duchess Theatre for one night only

Fern Brady: Power & Chaos will play at the Duchess Theatre for one night only

As seen on Live from the BBC, Live from the Comedy Store, The Russell Howard Hour, and Live at the Apollo Fern is one of the UK’s hottest comedy stars. Known for being totally unique and completely fearless her new show will tackle sexuality, feminism, power, Brexit, Britishness, Scottishness and nationality all with her caustic wit, exceptional writing and […]

14th Nov, 2019 Read More