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Musicals: 2010

2010: SALAD DAYS - Julian Slade, Dorothy Reynolds (Riverside Studios) Souvenir Brochure
Tete a Tete: Andrew Ahern, Lee Boggess, Rebecca Caine, Charlie Cameron, Sam Harrison, Matthew Hawksworth, Mark Inscoe, Kathryn Martin, Katie Moore, Spencer O'Brien, Ellie Robertson, Tony Timberlake; dir:Bill Bankes-Jones [36pp, 4.2x5.75; c10 colour production photos, rehearsal photo, fascinating illustrated articles (one by Cameron Mackintosh, and another by Adrian Slade), biographies w.photos etc.; stylish programme; VG] £4

2010 (5-30 Oct): ME & JULIET - Rodgers and Hammerstein (FinboroughTheatre) European Premiere
John Addison (as Bob), Gemma Atkins, Terry Doe, Daniella Gibb, Robert Hands (as Larry), Reeda Harris, Dafydd Gwyn Howells (as Mac), Jodie Jacobs (as Betty), Peter Kenworthy (as Ruby), Laura Main (as Jeanie), Brendan Matthew, Stephen McGlynn, Tom O'Brien, Olivia O'Shea, Anthony Wise, Susan Travers; dir:Thom Southerland [12pp, 5.9x8.25; cast list, list of musical numbers, biographies w.photos, illustrated articles, credits etc.; with revised musical synopsis insert; VG] £4

2010 (Dec-Jan 2011): MY FAIR LADY - Alan Jay Lerner, Frederick Loewe, George Bernard Shaw (Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris) Souvenir Programme
A very substantial souvenir programme: Sarah Gabriel (as Eliza Doolittle), Alex Jennings (as Henry Higgins), Margaret Tyzack (as Mrs Higgins), Nicholas Le Prevost (as Colonel Pickering), Donald Maxwell (as Alfred P Doolittle), Jenny Galloway, Ed Lyon, Geoffrey Abbott, John Bernard, Simon Butteriss, Anna Cottis, Steve Devereaux, Jeremy Finch, Philip James Glenister, Jane How, Frances Jeater, Graham Stone, Nuala Willis, Elisa Doughty, Isabelle Poinloup; dir:Robert Carsen [128pp, 5.75x9; cast list, biographies w.photos, 16 excellent colour production photos, 4 set model photos, extensive illustrated articles in French and English, synopsis, credits etc.; with 4pp cast list insert; SIGNED by Alex Jennings; VG] £5

2010: THE HUMAN COMEDY - Galt MacDermot (Watford Palace Theatre)
Helen Hobson, Tomm Coles, Tom Robertson, Kate Marlais, Jos Slovick, Jordi Fray/Theo Stevenson, Sarah Harlington, Tony Stansfield, Jo Servi, Brenda Edwards, Terel Nugent, Chriss Storr, Community Choruses; dir:John Fulljames [32pp, 4.9x7.5; cast list, chorus lists, rehearsal photos, beautifully illustrated in colour throughout, company lists etc.; VG] £4

2010: ASSASSINS - Stephen Sondheim (Union Theatre)
Glyn Kerslake, John Barr, Adam Jarrell, Joe Alessi, Nick Holder, Alison Larnder, Leigh McDonald, Paul Callen, Marc Joseph, Nolan Frederick, Lisa Stokke, Davis Brooks, Neil Canfer, Anthony Delaney, Hannah Bingham, Holly Easterbrook; dir:Michael Strassen [12pp, 5.9x8.25; cast list, credits, list of musical numbers, notes, biographies w.photos etc.; VG] £3

2010: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Charles Hart, Richard Stilgoe (Her Majesty's)
David Shannon, Gina Beck / Tabitha Webb, Simon Bailey, Rebecca Lock, Barry James, Gareth Snook, Nicky Adams, Rohan Tickell; dir:Harold Prince [52pp, 6.75x9.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, illustrated articles etc.; VG] £4

2010: SPAMALOT - John Du Prez, Eric Idle (New Wimbledon Theatre)
Marcus Brigstocke, Jodie Prenger, Todd Carty, Robin Armstrong, Samuel Holmes, David Langham, Simon Lipkin, Graham MacDuff, Philip Catchpole, Rachel Knowles, Kit Orton, Amy Papa, Tim Bonser, Paul Bullion, Persephone Fitzpatrick; dir:Christopher Luscombe [44pp, 6.75x9.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, illustrated articles, credits etc.; VG] £4

2010: SWEET CHARITY - Cy Coleman, Dorothy Fields, Neil Simon (Theatre Royal, Haymarket)
Tamzin Outhwaite, Mark Umbers, Josefina Gabrielle, Tiffany Graves, Paul J Medford, Jack Edwards, Ebony Molina; dir:Matthew White [44pp, 6.75x9.6; cast list, extensive illustrated articles, rehearsal and production photos, biographies w.photos etc.; VG] £4

2010: CHESS - Benny Andersson, Bjorn Ulvaeus, Tim Rice (The Lowry, Salford)
James Fox, Shona White, Daniel Koek, Poppy Tierney, David Erik, James Graeme, Steve Varnom; dir:Craig Revel Horwood [44pp, 6.75x9.6; cast list, c30 biographies w.photos, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, extensive illustrated articles, credits etc.; VG] £4

2010: INTO THE WOODS - Stephen Sondheim, James Lapine (Open Air Theatre, Regent's Park)
Ethan Beer / Eddie Manning / Joshua Swinney, Helen Dallimore, Ben Stott, Mark Hadfield, Jenna Russell, Gaye Brown, Amy Ellen Richardson, Amy Griffiths, Marilyn Cutts, Beverly Rudd, Hannah Waddingham (as The Witch), Gemma Wardle, Billy Boyle, Michael Xavier, Valda Aviks, Alice Fearn, Simon Thomas, Mark Goldthorp, Sophie Caton, Marc Antolin, voice of Judi Dench; dir:Timothy Sheader [36pp, 6.75x9.6; cast list, biographies w.photos, rehearsal photos, musical numbers, illustrated articles, credits etc.; VG] £4

2010: LEGACY FALLS - James Burn (New Players Theatre)
Mark Inscoe, Tara Hugo, Joanne Heywood, Aimie Atkinson, Tim Oxbrow, Rosalind Blessed, Amy Anzel, Stephen Von Screiber, Davis Brooks, Ezra Axelrod, Bart Williams, Pippa Winslow; dir:Ian Poitier [20pp, 6.75x9.75; cast list, list of musical numbers, biographies w.photos etc.; VG] £3

2010: SCROOGE - Leslie Bricusse (New Wimbledon Theatre)
Tommy Steele, Morgan Crowley, Louis Maskell, Kristy Cullen, Hamilton Sargent, Jane Webster, Sophie Caton, Ian Gareth-Jones, Edward Handoll, Sarah Joyce, Mat Millns, Conor Michael Sheridan, Tony Stansfield, Halcro Johnston, Roisin Sullivan, Barry Howard (as Jacob Marley), Claire Marlowe, Leonie Heath, James Head (Ghost of Christmas Present), Mairi Cowieson; dir:Bob Tomson [48pp, 6.75x9.75; cast list, list of musical numbers, biographies w.photos, illustrated articles, credits etc.; minor marks on cover, else VG] £2

2010: PASSION - Stephen Sondheim, James Lapine (Donmar)
Scarlett Strallen, David Thaxton, David Birrell, Simon Bailey, Allan Corduner, Haydn Oakley, Ross Dawes, Tim Morgan, Ian Lewis, Elena Roger; dir:Jamie Lloyd [36pp, 5.5x11.75; cast list, biographies w.photos, rehearsal photos, programme notes, credits etc.; VG] £4

2010: BILLY ELLIOT - Elton John, Lee Hall (Victoria Palace Theatre) Souvenir Brochure
Magnificent large-size Souvenir Brochure, packed with 45+ splendid colour photographs and a 38"x13.5" four-page colour photo-montage, featuring Joanna Riding, Joe Caffrey, Ann Emery, Craig Galivan, Dean Charles Chapman, Ollie Gardner, Tom Holland, Rhys Yeomans and a large company; dir:Stephen Daldry [48pp, 9.5x13.5; cast list, cast and production team biographies w.photos, rehearsal and production photos, illustrated articles, a selection of lyrics from the show etc. etc.; a superb souvenir; VG] £8

Musicals: 2011

2011 (Feb): THE WIZARD OF OZ - Harold Arlen, E Y Harburg, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice, Jeremy Sams (Palladium)
Michael Crawford (as Professor Marvel / Doorman / Tour Guide/ The Wizard of Oz), Danielle Hope / Sophie Evans (as Dorothy), Edward Baker-Duly, David Ganly, Paul Keating, Emily Tierney, Hannah Waddingham as Miss Gulch / The Wicked Witch of the West), Helen Walsh, Stephen Scott; dir:Jeremy Sams [52pp, 6.7x9.5; cast list, illustrated articles, biographies w.photos, scenes and musical numbers, costume designs, credits etc.; VG] £4

2011 (Feb): FOOTLOOSE The Dance Musical - Tom Snow, Dean Pitchford, Eric Carmen, Sammy Hagar, Kenny Loggins, Jim Steinman, Walter Bobbie (Milton Keynes Theatre)
Steven Pinder, Matt Willis, Max Milner, Lorna Want, Karen Ascoe, Keisha Amponsa Banson, Adam C Booth, Carys Gray, Jodie Jacobs, Michael Palmer, Tanya Robb, Giovanni Spano, Daniel Smith; dir:Karen Bruce [56pp, 6.75x9.6; cast list, 30+ biographies w.photos, musical numbers, illustrated articles, credits, January-July Tour Dates etc.; minor crease to cover, else VG] £3

2011: FOREVER YOUNG - Erik Gedeon, Giles Croft, Stefan Bednarczyk (Nottingham Playhouse)
Alexandra James, Stefan Bednarczyk, Rebecca Little, Marcus Powell, John Elkington, Mark Jardine, Claire Storey; dir:Giles Croft [40pp, 6.75x9.6; cast list, biographies w.photos, musical numbers, 25+ colour rehearsal and production photos, illustrated articles, credits etc.; VG] £3

2011: THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE - William Finn, Rachel Sheinkin, Rebecca Feldman (Donmar)
Katherine Kingley, Harry Hepple, Iris Roberts, Chris Carswell, David Fynn, Maria Lawson, Hayley Gallivan, Steve Pemberton, Ako Mitchell; dir:Jamie Lloyd [32pp, 11.75x5.5; cast list, colour production photos, biographies w.character photos, WordGames (Crossword, Spelling Test, Word Search), credits etc.; unusual "landscape" programme; VG] £4

2011: PARADE - Jason Robert Brown, Alfred Uhry (Southwark Playhouse)
Kelly Agbowu, Simon Bailey, Jessica Bastick-Vines (as Lila / Mary Phagan), Alastair Brookshaw (as Leo Frank), Michael Cotton, Terry Doe, Natalie Green, David Haydn, Mark Inscoe, Abiona Omonua, Laura Pitt-Pulford (as Lucille Frank), Philip Rham, Samantha Seager, Victoria Serra, Samuel J Weir; dir:Thom Southerland [20pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, list of musical numbers, programme notes, 12 rehearsal photos, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; date on cover (11/8/11), else VG] £3

2011: PIPPIN - Stephen Schwartz, Roger O Hirson (Menier Chocolate Factory)
Matt Rawle (as Leading Player), Harry Hepple (as Pippin), Ian Kelsey, David Page, Frances Ruffelle, Louise Gold, Carly Bawden, Stuart Neal, Ben Bunce, Bob Harms, Holly James, Anabel Kutay, David McMullan, Kate Tydman; dir:Mitch Sebastian [18pp, 8.25x11.75; cast list, list of musical numbers, illustrated programme notes, 15 colour rehearsal photos, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; date inside (1/12/11), else VG] £4

2011: SWEENEY TODD - Stephen Sondheim, Hugh Wheeler (Octagon, Bolton) Souvenir Brochure
John Addison, Tom Attwood, Adam Barlow, Tobias Beer (as Sweeney Todd), Clara Darcy, Lloyd Gorman, Mark Heenehan, Barbara Hockaday, Ruth Alexander Rubin (as Mrs Lovett), Sarah Vezmar; dir:Elizabeth Newman [36pp, 8.25x11.75; cast list, biographies w.photos, 12 colour rehearsal photos, musical numbers, illustrated articles, credits etc.; VG] £4

2011: SOUTH PACIFIC - Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II, Joshua Logan, adapted from James A Michener's Tales of the South Pacific (Barbican Centre) Souvenir Brochure
Lincoln Center Theater production: Magnificent LARGE-SIZE Souvenir Brochure, featuring Samantha Womack (as Nellie Forbush), Paulo Szot / Jason Howard (as Emile de Becque), Alex Ferns, Daniel Koek, Loretta Ables Sayre, Elizabeth Chong, Cameron Jack, Luke Kempner, Dominic Taylor, Nigel Williams; dir:Bartlett Sher [40pp, 9.25x13; cast list, biographies w.photos, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, 20 colour rehearsal photos, illustrated articles, 6 photos of the original 1949 production, charming colour illustrations, orchestra list, credits etc.; VG] £8

2011: BILLY ELLIOT - Elton John and Lee Hall (Victoria Palace Theatre) Souvenir Brochure
Magnificent large-size Souvenir Brochure, packed with 90+ evocative photographs and a 38"x13.5" four-page colour photo-montage with 35+ production photos; Genevieve Lemon, Martin Marquez, Diane Langton, Tom Lorcan, Dean Charles Chapman, Scott McKenzie, Aaron Watson, Rhys Yeomans and a large company; dir:Stephen Daldry [48pp, 9.5x13.5; cast list, cast and production team biographies w.photos, rehearsal and production photos, illustrated articles, a selection of lyrics from the show etc.; VG] £8

Musicals: 2012

2012: SALAD DAYS - Julian Slade, Dorothy Reynolds (Riverside Studios) Souvenir Brochure
Tete a Tete: Luke Alexander, Lee Boggess (as Chancellor / Troppo / Slave), Charlie Cameron, Nicholas Collier, Matthew Hawksworth, Mark Inscoe, Richard Kent, Kathryn Martin, Leo Miles (as Timothy), Tom Millen, Katie Moore (as Jane), Gemma Page, Ellie Robertson, Tanya Stephens, Tony Timberlake, Josephine Warren; dir:Bill Bankes-Jones [36pp, 4.2x5.8; c10 colour production photos, rehearsal photo, fascinating illustrated articles (by Bill Bankes-Jones, Cameron Mackintosh, and Adrian Slade), biographies w.photos etc.; stylish programme; VG] £4

2012: JERSEY BOYS - Bob Gaudio, Marshall Brickman, Rick Elice, Bob Crewe (Bank of America Theatre, Chicago)
Preston Truman Boyd (as Bob Gaudio), Joseph Leo Bwarie (as Frankie Valli), Nick Cosgrove, Lauren Decierdo, Frankie J Galasso, John Gardiner (as Tommy DeVito), Jonathan Hadley, Michael Lomenda (as Nick Massi), Denise Payne, Timothy Quinlan, John Rochette, Joseph Siravo, Kara Tremel, Donald Webber Jr, Kevin Worley, Brian Silverman, Mark Verdino; dir:Des McAnuff [32pp, 5.3x8.5 (Playbill April 2012); cast list, biographies w.photos, musical numbers, credits etc.; VG] £3

2012: SOUTH PACIFIC - Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II, Joshua Logan, James A Michener (Cadillac Palace, Chicago)
Katie Reid (as Nellie Forbush), Marcelo Guzzo (as Emile de Becque), Judae'a Brown, Cole Bullock, Ariel Padilla, Cathy Foy-Mahi (as Bloody Mary), Hsin-Yu Liao, Hannah Isabel Bautista, Jessica Maimy, Angela Travino, Christian Marriner (as Luther Billis), Erik Cheski, Jake Bridges, Shane Donovan (as Lt Joseph Cable), Robert John Biedermann, James Graham, Ben Mayne, Michael Jayne Walker, Royce McIntosh, Andrew Mauney, Tripp Hampton, Jay Frisby, Sheldon Henry, Matt Patrick, James Erickson, Laura Pavles, Rachel Rhodes-Devey, Samantha Berman, Jenny Piersol, Alex Pepper, Jacob L Smith; dir:Bartlett Sher, Sarna Lapine [24pp, 5.3x8.5 (Playbill February 2012); cast list, biographies w.photos, scenes and musical numbers, credits etc.; slightly rumpled, horizontal bend, else VG] £3

2012: OKLAHOMA! - Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II, based on Green Grow the Lilacs by Lynn Riggs (National Concert Hall, Dublin)
Rathmines and Rathgar Musical Society: Brian Gilligan, Anna Brady, Muriel Caslin O'Hagan, John McCall, Amy Penston, Jimmy Dixon, Ciaran Olohan, Colm Lalor, Emma Mae West; dir:Garry Mountaine [32pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, biographies w.photos, musical numbers, synopsis, credits etc.; VG] £3

2012: MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG - Stephen Sondheim, George Furth (Menier Chocolate Factory)
Beth Clare Foster, Kirk Patterson, Damian Humbley (as Charley Kringas), Samantha Mercer, Noah Miller, Tommy Rodger, Joseph West, Mark Umbers (as Franklin Shepard), Josefina Gabrielle (as Gussie Carnegie), Robbie Scotcher, Glyn Kerslake, Amy Ellen Richardson, Jenna Russell (as Mary Flynn), Zizi Strallen (as Meg Kincaid), Matthew Barrow, Amanda Minihan, Martin Callaghan, Joanna Woodward, Ashley Robinson; dir:Maria Friedman [18pp, 8.25x11.75; cast list, list of musical numbers, programme notes, 11 colour rehearsal photos, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; date on cover (27/12/12), else VG] £4

2012: GUYS AND DOLLS - Frank Loesser, Jo Swerling, Abe Burrows (National Concert Hall, Dublin)
Rathmines and Rathgar Musical Society: Jimmy Dixon, Garry Mountaine, Tony Carty, Bridget Nolan, Lucy O'Byrne, Stuart Pollock, Garret Reynolds, Ciaran Olohan, John Mooney, Marion Megennety, Michael Clarke, Arthur McGauran; dir:Noel McDonough [28pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, biographies w.photos, musical numbers, synopsis, credits etc.; VG] £3

2012 (Feb): SINGIN' IN THE RAIN - Nacio Herb Brown, Arthur Freed, Betty Comden, Adolph Green (Palace)
Adam Cooper, Daniel Crossley, Scarlett Strallen, Katherine Kingsley, Michael Brandon, Sandra Dickinson, Peter Forbes, David Lucas, Ebony Molina, Brendan Cull, Nancy Wei George; dir:Jonathan Church [52pp, 6.6x9.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, musical numbers, illustrated articles, credits etc.; VG] £3

2012: KISS ME, KATE - Cole Porter, Sam & Bella Spewack (Old Vic) Souvenir Programme
Chichester Festival Production: Hannah Waddingham (as Lilli Vanessi), Alex Bourne (as Fred Graham), Holly Dale Spencer (as Lois Lane), Adam Garcia, David Burt, Clive Rowe, Mark Heenehan, Wendy Mae Brown, Jason Pennycooke, Paul Grunert, Kevin Brewis, Samuel Holmes, Tim Walton, Warren Sollars, Richard Jones, Flik Swan, Tanya Robb, Carolyn Maitland, Jo Morris, Shaun Henson, Christopher Dickins, Michelle Bishop, Kate Tydman; dir:Trevor Nunn [52pp, 8x10.75; cast list, biographies, 16 colour production photos, extensive illustrated articles, illustrated history of the Old Vic, credits etc.; VG] £5

Musicals: 2013

2013 (Dec-Jan 2014): MY FAIR LADY - Alan Jay Lerner, Frederick Loewe, George Bernard Shaw (Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris) Souvenir Programme
A very substantial souvenir programme: Katherine Manley (as Eliza Doolittle), Alex Jennings (as Henry Higgins), Nicholas Le Prevost (as Colonel Pickering), Donald Maxwell (as Alfred P Doolittle), Caroline Blakiston (as Mrs Higgins), Ed Lyon, Lee Delong, Ross Barnes, Simon Butteriss, Stephanie Campion, Steve Devereaux, Jeremy Finch, Philip James Glenister, Phillip Joll, Franck Lopez, Irene Palko, Jeanne Vitez, Florence Bonet, Elisa Doughty, Isabelle Poinloup; dir:Robert Carsen [c128pp, 5.75x9; cast list, biographies w.photos, 20 excellent colour production photos, 4 set model photos, extensive illustrated articles in French and English, synopsis, credits etc.; with 4pp cast list insert; VG] £4

2013: THE SOUND OF MUSIC - Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II, Howard Lindsay, Russel Crouse (Regent's Park Open Air Theatre)
Charlotte Wakefield, Michael Xavier, Helen Hobson, Caroline Keiff, Michael Matus, Joshua Tonks, Faye Brooks; dir:Rachel Kavanaugh [36pp, 8x8; full credits, illustrated articles, rehearsal photos, cast and company biographies w.photos, list of musical numbers etc.; VG] £5

2013: THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS - John Kander, Fred Ebb, David Thompson (Young Vic)
Adebayo Bolaji, Christian Dante White, Colman Domingo (as Mr Bones), Julian Glover (as The Interlocutor), Dawn Hope, Idriss Kargbo, Forrest McClendon (as Mr Tambo), Rohan Pinnock-Hamilton, Clinton Roane, Emile Ruddock, Carl Spencer, Kyle Scatliffe (as Haywood Patterson), James T Lane (as Ozie Powell), Joshua Liburd, Jordan Shaw; dir:Susan Stroman [44pp, 8x8; cast list, list of musical numbers, c20 colour rehearsal photos, extensive illustrated programme notes, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; date on cover (22/10/13), else VG] £4

2013: CANDIDE - Leonard Bernstein, Hugh Wheeler, Richard Wilbur, Stephen Sondheim, John Latouche, Lillian Hellman, Dorothy Parker (Menier Chocolate Factory)
James Dreyfus (as Pangloss / Cacambo / Martin), Fra Fee (as Candide), Cassidy Janson, David Thaxton, Scarlet Strallen (as Cunegonde), Helen Walsh, Michael Cahill, Ben Lewis, Frankie Jenna, Jeremy Batt, Jackie Clune (as Old Lady), Carly Anderson, Christopher Jacobsen, Matt Wilman, Rachel Spurrell; dir:Matthew White [18pp, 8.25x11.75; cast list, list of musical numbers, illustrated programme notes, 10 colour rehearsal photos, biographies, credits etc.; date on cover (26/11/13), else VG] £4

2013: WICKED - Stephen Schwartz, Winnie Holzman (Apollo Victoria) Souvenir Brochure
Willemijn Verkaik, Savannah Stevenson, Jeremy Taylor, Paul Clarkson, Sam Lupton, Katie Rowley Jones, Kyle Anthony, William Bozier, Oliver Brenin, Lauren Brooke, Philippa Buxton, Philip Catchpole, Lucyelle Cliffe, Aisling Duffy, Samuel Edwards, Kerry Enright, Michelle Francis, Sheila Grant, Emma Hatton, Jacqueline Hughes, Melissa Jacques, Sophie Linder-Lee, Marc McBride, Stacey McGuire, Natalie McQueen, Greg Miller Burns, Tom Muggeridge, Rachel Muldoon, Sean Parkins, Charlie Stemp, Lauren Stroud, Justin Thomas, Hannah Toy, Matt Turner, Russell Walker, Jenny Wickham, Sue Kelvin, Sam Kelly; dir:Joe Mantello [40pp, 9.25x13; superb large-size Souvenir Brochure, with c20 excellent colour production photos, illustrated articles, 40+ cast and production team photos and biographies etc. etc.; VG] £7

Musicals: 2014

2014: CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY - Marc Shaiman, David Greig, Scott Wittman, Roald Dahl (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane)
Alex Jennings (as Willy Wonka), Barry James (Grandpa Joe), Clive Carter (as Mr Salt), Josefina Gabrielle (as Mrs Teavee), Jasna Ivir (as Mrs Gloop), Paul J Medford (as Mr Beauregarde), Billy Boyle, Richard Dempsey, Kirsty Malpass, Roni Page, Myra Sands, Kate Graham, Ross Dawes, Rebecca Seale, Oliver Finnegan / Rhys Lambert / Jake Poolman / Ewan Rutherford (as Charlie Bucket), Vincent Finch / Alexzander Griffiths / Dane Juler (as Augustus Gloop), Amy Carter / Hannah Howland / Scarlet Roche (as Veruca Salt), Rhianna Dorris / Lauren Halil / Sophie Naglik (as Violet Beauregarde), Daniel Rhodes / Innis Robertson-Pinnell / Dylan Standen (as Mike Teavee); dir:Sam Mendes [56pp, 6.7x9.5; cast list, cast biographies w.photos, list of musical numbers, orchestra list, Interview with Ophelia Dahl, credits etc.; VG] £4

2014: DO I HEAR A WALTZ? - Richard Rodgers, Stephen Sondheim, Arthur Laurents (Park Theatre)
Charles Court: Theo Coleridge, Ernesto Xherma, Rebecca Seale (as Leona), Rosie Strobel (as Fioria), Matthew Kellett, Rebecca Moon (as Jennifer Yaeger), Bruce Graham, Victoria Ward, Caroline Gregory, Will Haswell, Arcadio Fernandez, Philip Lee; dir:John Savournin [16pp, 5.8x8.25; cast list, programme notes, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; date on cover (12/3/14), else VG] £3

2014: PUTTING IT TOGETHER - Stephen Sondheim (St James Theatre)
David Bedella, Daniel Crossley, Janie Dee, Damian Humbley, Caroline Sheen; dir:Alastair Knights [32pp, 6.75x9.6; cast list, programme notes, list of musical numbers, 9 rehearsal photos, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; date on cover (23/1/14), else VG] £4

2014: CAROUSEL - Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II (Arcola)
Gemma Sutton (as Julie Jordan), Paul Hutton, Tim Rogers (as Billy Bigelow), Vicki Lee Taylor (as Carrie Pipperidge), Valerie Cutko, Anton Fosh, Amanda Minihan (as Nettie Fowler), Joel Montague (as Enoch Snow), Richard Kent, Charlotte Gale, Katrina Dix, Joseph Connor, Susie Porter, Michael Carolan; dir:Luke Fredericks [28pp, 7.5x9.9; cast list, list of musical numbers, 25+ colour production photos, extensive illustrated programme notes, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; date on cover (10/7/14), else VG] £4

2014: ASSASSINS - Stephen Sondheim, John Weidman (Menier Chocolate Factory)
Carly Bawden, Stewart Clarke, Simon Lipkin, Mike McShane (as Samuel Byck), Harry Morrison, Andy Nyman (as Charles Guiteau), Jamie Parker (as Balladeer / Lee Harvey Oswald), David Roberts, Melle Stewart, Catherine Tate (as Sara Jane Moore), Aaron Tveit (as John Wilkes Booth), Marc Akinfolarin, Adam Bayjou, Greg Miller Burns, Aoife Nally; dir:Jamie Lloyd [18pp, 6.25x11.75; cast list, list of musical numbers, 8 colour rehearsal photos, 17 photos of Assassins and Presidents, programme notes, credits etc.; date on cover (26/11/14), else VG] £4

2014 (11 Mch-3 May): URINETOWN - Mark Hollmann, Greg Kotis (St James Theatre)
Jonathan Slinger (as Officer Lockstock), Karis Jack (as Little Sally), Richard Fleeshman (as Bobby Strong), Jenna Russell (as Penelope Pennywise), Matthew Seadon-Young, Julie Jupp, Madeleine Harland, Jeff Nicholson, Katie Bernstein, Aaron Lee Lambert, Cory English, Rosanna Hyland (as Hope Cladwell), Adam Pearce, Marc Elliott, Mark Meadows, Simon Paisley Day (as Caldwell B Cladwell), Chris Bennett, Alasdair Buchan, Joel Montague, Jo Napthine, Charlotte Scott; dir:Jamie Lloyd [60pp, 8.75x9.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, list of musical numbers, illustrated articles, c20 colour rehearsal photos, credits etc.; VG] £4

2014: CITY OF ANGELS - Larry Gelbart, Cy Coleman, David Zippel (Donmar)
Sandra Marvin, Jennifer Saayeng, Kadiff Kirwan, Jo Servi, Rebecca Trehearn, Tam Mutu, Katherine Kelly (as Carla /Alaura), Hadley Fraser (as Stine), Peter Poycarpou, Rosalie Craig (as Gabby / Bobbi), Tim Walton, Nick Cavaliere, Adam Fogarty, Marc Elliott, Cameron Cuffe, Mark Penfold, Samantha Barks; dir:Josie Rourke [44pp, 5.5x11.75; cast list, 18 colour rehearsal photos, biographies w.photos, articles, credits etc.; VG] £4

Musicals: 2015

2015 (Feb): CATS - Andrew Lloyd Webber, T S Eliot, Trevor Nunn (London Palladium)
Adam Lake, Adam Salter, Charlene Ford, Paul F Monaghan (as Bustopher Jones, Asparagus and Growl Tiger), Joel Morris, Cassie Clare, Benjamin Mundy, Zizi Strallen, Kerry Ellis (as Grizabella), Sophia Ragavelas (alternate Grizabella), Clare Rickard, Natasha Mould, Laurie Scarth (as Jennyanydots), Cameron Ball, Benjamin Yates (as Mungojerrie), Callum Train (as Munkustrap), Nicholas Pound (as Old Deuteronomy), Stevie Hutchinson, Joseph Poulton (as Quaxo and Mistoffelees), Dawn Williams (as Rumpleteazer), Antoine Murray-Straughan (as Rum Tum Tugger), Ross Finnie (as Skimbleshanks), Kathryn Barnes, Hannah Kenna Thomas, Ryan Gover, Barry Haywood, Alice Jane, Grace McKee, Dane Quixall, Libby Watts; dir:Trevor Nunn [52pp, 6.4x9.5 [4]; cast list, biographies w.photos, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, extensive illustrated articles, credits etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

Musicals: 2016

2016 (2 Jan-6 Feb): GREY GARDENS - Scott Frankel, Doug Wright, Michael Korie (Southwark Playhouse) Sheila Hancock, Jenna Russell, Rachel Anne Rayham, Ako Mitchell, Jeremy Legat, Grace Jenkins, Eleanor Waldron, Alana Hinge, Rebecca Nardin, Aaron Sidwell, Billy Boyle; dir Thom Southerland [28pp, 5.8x8.25; cast list, biographies w.photos, list of musical numbers, illustrated programme notes, 10+ rehearsal photos, credits etc.; date on cover (20/1/16), else VG] £3

2016: RENT The Musical - Jonathan Larson (St James Theatre)
Billy Cullum, Ross Hunter (as Roger), Ryan O'Gorman (as Collins), Javar La'Trail Parker, Layton Williams (as Angel), Philippa Stefani, Lucie Jones, Shanay Holmes, Jenny O'Leary, Katie Bradley, Joshua Dever, Kevin Yates, Bobbie Little, Christina Modestou, Jordan Laviniere, Harrison Clark; dir:Bruce Guthrie [44pp, 6.5x9.5; cast list, list of musical numbers, extensive illustrated programme notes, 12+ colour rehearsal photos, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; date on cover (20/12/16), else VG] £4

2016: INTO THE WOODS - Stephen Sondheim, James Lapine (Menier Chocolate Factory)
Fiasco Theatre production: Ben Steinfeld (as Baker), Jessie Austrian (as Baker's Wife), Noah Brody (as Wolf / Cinderella's Prince), Paul L Coffey, Andy Grotelueschen, Patrick Mulryan, Emily Young, Claire Karpen, Liz Hayes, Vanessa Reseland (as The Witch), Evan Rees; dir:Noah Brody and Ben Steinfeld [18pp, 6.25x11.75; cast list, list of musical numbers, programme notes, 10 colour rehearsal photos, biographies, credits etc.; VG] £4

Musicals: 2017

2017: CABARET - John Kander, Fred Ebb, Joe Masteroff (Milton Keynes Theatre)
Will Young (as Emcee), Louise Redknapp (as Sally Bowles), Susan Penhaligon (as Fraulein Schneider), Charles Hagerty (as Clifford), Linal Haft (as Herr Schultz), Basienka Blake, Nicholas Tizzard, Maria Garrett, Sophie Hirst, Luke Jackson, Katrina Kleve, Jordan Livesey, Liam Marcellino, Alicia Mencia, Jack Mitchell, Hannah Nicholas, Helen Siveter, Matthew Wesley; dir:Rufus Norris [40pp, 6.5x9.4; cast list, scenes and musical numbers, biographies w.photos, illustrated articles, credits etc.; VG] £4

Musicals: 2018

2018: ROTHSCHILD & SONS - Jerry Bock, Sheldon Harnick, Sherman Yellen (Park Theatre)
Robert Cuccioli, Glory Crampton, David Delve, Richard Dempsey, Tom Giles, Tom Lloyd, Kris Marc-Joseph, Joanna Strand, Tony Timberlake, Gary Trainor, Stephen Webb; dir:Jeffrey B Moss [20pp, 5.8x8.25; cast list, list of musical numbers, 8 colour rehearsal photos, programme notes, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; date inside (7/2/18), else VG] £3

2018: HAMILTON - Lin-Manuel Miranda (Victoria Palace)
Jamael Westman / Ash Hunter (as Alexander Hamilton), Rachelle Ann Go (as Eliza Hamilton), Sifiso Mazibuko (as Aaron Burr), Allyson Ava-Brown, Dom Hartley-Harris (as George Washington), Jason Pennycooke, Tarinn Callender, Cleve September, Courtney-Mae Briggs, Jon Robyns (as King George), Stephenson Ardern-Sodie, Jack Butterworth, Leslie Garcia Bowman, Curtis Angus, Jade Albertsen, Johnny Bishop, Kelly Downing, Leah Hill, Emile Ruddock, Lindsey Tierney, Ellena Vincent; dir:Thomas Kail [52pp, 6.5x9; cast list, list of musical numbers, biographies w.photos, colour rehearsal photos, extensive illustrated articles, illustrated feature on the refurbishment of the Victoria Palace Theatre, credits etc.; VG] £4

2018: SALAD DAYS - Julian Slade, Dorothy Reynolds (Richmond Theatre)
Wendi Peters, Mark Anderson (as Timothy), Jessica Croll (as Jane), Dan Smith, James Gulliford, Francesca Pim, Megan Armstrong, Valerie Cutko, Jon Osbaldeston, Jay Worthy, Maeve Byrne, Nathan Elwick, Lewis McBean, Callum Evans, Ashlee Young, Victoria Nicol, Bradley Judge; dir:Bryan Hodgson [36pp, 6.5x9.4; cast list, list of musical numbers, biographies w.photos, 12 colour production photos, extensive illustrated articles, credits etc.; VG] £4

Musicals: 2019

2019: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY - Conor McPherson, Bob Dylan (Gielgud)
Daniel Bailey, Colin Bates (as Gene), Katie Brayben (as Elizabeth), Anne-Jane Casey, Nicholle Cherrie, David Ganly, Simon Gordon, Steffan Harri, David Haydn, Rachel John, Sidney Kean, Finbar Lynch (as Reverend Marlowe), Donald Sage Mackay (as Nick Laine), Gloria Obianyo (as Marianne), Ferdy Roberts, Wendy Somerville, Gemma Sutton, Shaq Taylor (as Joe Scott), Alan Vicary; dir:Conor McPherson [52pp, 6.5x9; cast list, extensive illustrated articles, list of the 20 Bob Dylan songs included, biographies w.photos, 2 colour rehearsal photos, 17 production photos, credits etc.; VG] £4

2019: THE BOY FRIEND - Sandy Wilson (Menier ChocFactory)
Tiffany Graves (as Hortense), Gabrielle Lewis-Dodson (as Maisie), Anne Southall, Emily Langham, Chloe Goodliffe, Amara Okereke (as Polly Browne), Tom Bales, Peter Nash, Ryan Carter, Janie Dee (as Madame Dubonnet), Jack Butterworth (as Bobby Van Husen), Robert Portal (as Percival Browne), Dylan Mason (as Tony), Adrian Edmondson (as Lord Brockhurst), Issy Van Randwyck (as Lady Brockhurst), Craig Armstrong, Alison Connell, Bethany Huckle, Matthew Ives; dir:Matthew White, musical direction:Simon Beck [18pp, 6.25x11.75; cast list, biographies, 7 colour rehearsal photos, illustrated articles, credits etc.; VG] £4

Musicals: 2020

2020: RAGS The Musical - Joseph Stein, Charles Strouse, Stephen Schwartz, David Thompson (Park Theatre) Souvenir Brochure
Carolyn Maitland (as Rebecca), Dave Willetts (as Avram), Sam Attwater (as Bronfman), Arthur Boan, Angela Caesar, Debbie Chazen, Adam Crossley, Drew Dillon, Matthew Gent, Alex Gibson-Giorgio, Rachel Izen (as Rachel), Natasha Karp, Martha Kirby, Oisin Nolan-Power, Jeremy Rose, Samuel Jones, Jude Muir; dir:Bronagh Lagan [32pp, 8.25x11.75; cast list, synopsis of scenes, extensive illustrated articles, 20 colour rehearsal photos, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; date on cover (15/1/20), else VG] £4

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