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.stageandscreenonline.com Where the biggest names in musical theatre go to talk.
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.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.
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...
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.lastminutetheatretickets.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.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.stetson.edu/departments/csata/thr_guid.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.
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.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.nytheatre.com is a near equivalent to theatremonkey for Broadway. Offering listings, general seating plans and a little advice on the best seats to choose.
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.
www.youthmusictheatreuk.org/library 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.