20 Mar 2015
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Should You Work For Free? No Pay / Low Pay – Is It Ethical?

With an ever increasing number of jobs being advertised at low or no pay, Rebecca Felgate discusses whether it is ethical to work for little or nothing as well as what we can all do to tackle the issue.

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19 Mar 2015
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Welcome: My Theatre Mates

Saying hello is the best professional advice I can give. Luckily one person I said “hello” to last year is Terri Paddock, who has just set up a new website “My Theatre Mates” with theatre critic Mark Shenton.

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10 Mar 2015
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Les Miserables Broadway Vs London

Guest Post: West End Wilma took a trip to the Big Apple and saw one of her favourite shows, Les Miserables. Wilma discusses the changes made to the newer Broadway production compared with it’s older West End counterpart

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3 Feb 2015
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#LDNtheatrebloggers Planet Hollywood Meet Up

Read all about our latest summer (in winter!) themed #LDNTheatreBloggers meet up at Planet Hollywood hosted with our mates at SeatPlan.

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23 Dec 2014
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2014 highlights

Ho Ho HELLO, yep, it’s that time of year again. All of us at Official Theatre are about to head home for Christmas and New, but I for one would not step foot on the first capital connect back to the shire without thanking each and every one of our readers for an incredible year. […]

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17 Dec 2014
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Into The Woods Film

We were very happy to be invited to a press screening of forthcoming film, Into The Woods. Read our review of the stage adaptation starring Jonny Depp, Emily Blunt, James Corden, Anna Kendrick, Chris Pine and Meryl Streep.

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5 Dec 2014
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Cats the musical London Palladium

We are SO EXCITED that Cats the Musical is back in the West End. So much so that we made a little video preempting the rap cat!

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2015 Whats on Stage Awards Launch Party

Hi Rebecca, come and have some wine at our launch party! Oh, yeah, okay…SOLD. Yep it’s that time of year again; What’s On Stage have announced their 2015 Awards nominees!

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3 Dec 2014
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The Crucible Cinema Live

GUEST POST by Rebecca Usher. “Disappointed to have missed The Old Vic’s sell-out production of ‘The Crucible’ earlier in the summer, I was delighted to hear the wonderful people at Digital Theatre and CinemaLive were to screen a recorded performance across UK cinemas, with an exciting premiere screening at the fabulous Mayfair Hotel.”

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2 Dec 2014
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Print Vs Online Journalism In Theatre : Who Cares!

Print vs Online Journalism: Why does it even matter if we like what we are reading?! In response to Tim Walker’s damning Guardian article, I try to shed some light on the heated debate.

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