Latest News for: London-musicals


2021 Brit Awards: Five things you need to know ahead of the live event on Tuesday

The National 09 May 2021
The 2021 Brit Awards will be more of a restart than a recap for the UK music industry. As well as highlighting key releases and artists from the last 12 months, the London ceremony, being held on Tuesday, is set to be one of the first major music events held in the UK with a physical audience ... London’s Es Devlin and Yinka Ilori.

Hate Christmas? There's a "rage room" for that

CBS News 09 May 2021
The pressure of preparing for Christmas is pushing some Londoners over the edge. Those who are sick of holiday shopping, decorations and festive music are getting a chance to blow off some steam. CBS News' Gavin Ramjaun reports from London ... .

Filmmaker Pawan Kumar gets nostalgic about Lucia; shares throwback picture from its making

The Times of India 09 May 2021
The Kannada movie Lucia is a milestone in director Pawan Kumar’s career ... The time was around 6am. ... Poornachandra Tejaswi composed music for the films ... The film, which released in 2013, was also screened at the London Film Festival in 2013. .

Rent arrears put thousands at risk as end of eviction ban in England looms

The Observer 09 May 2021
Jerry During, co-founder of Money A+E, in Newham, east London ... Social housing tenant Georgina Samuels* is a music teacher who works across several east London schools and has struggled in the past with irregular and late payments.

‘You created a manthan of melodies’: Amul pays tribute to Vanraj Bhatia

The Siasat Daily 08 May 2021
Amul shared the new cartoon featuring the celebrated music composer in a monochromatic post on Twitter this evening ... It features the late composer in a room as the sound of music propagates in the closed area ... Born on May 31, 1927, in Mumbai, Bhatia studied western classical music at the Royal Academy of Music in London and the Paris Conservatory.

Fox Orders Country Music Drama ‘Monarch’ From Melissa London Hilfers

The North Platte Telegraph 08 May 2021
Fox has given a series order to Monarch, a new country music drama from creator Melissa London Hilfers and fellow executive producers, showrunner Michael Rauch, Gail Berman, Hend Baghdady, and Jason Owen ... The one-hour drama will tell a Texas-sized multigenerational story about America’s first family of country music.

Night Fever at V&A Dundee — a spin around our boogie wonderlands

The Times/The Sunday Times 08 May 2021
His vision was a geometric dome filled with filmed projections timed to music but, alas, his concept never came to fruition ... Berlin, Beirut, Manchester and London.

Bebe Rexha changed album due to COVID-19

The Advocate & Democrat 08 May 2021
Bebe Rexha changed her album after her parents caught COVID-19 ... She told The Sun newspaper's Bizarre column. "Sitting on it for a year and a half, it was very painful and very frustrating ... How ‘Selena. The Series’ Handles the Queen of Tejano Music’s Death. Fox Orders Country Music DramaMonarch’ From Melissa London Hilfers ... ....

Big Red Hot Chili Peppers deal shows song catalogs as a 'safe asset class'

Yahoo Daily News 08 May 2021
The Red Hot Chili Peppers are said to be selling the rights to its song catalog, which include hits like "Californiacation" and "Scar Tissue," for $140 million — in a deal that may have implications for the music industry. London-based music investment company Hipgnosis will acquire the catalog, Billboard reported this week.

Country Music Drama Lands Fox Series Order

The Hollywood Reporter 08 May 2021
Hours after the network ordered The Cleaning Lady, the Charlie Collier-led broadcaster handed out a series pickup to Monarch, a country music drama that has been in the works since September 2019 ... Monarch is described as a Texas-sized, multigenerational musical drama about America’s first family of country music.

Liril to Tamas: Vanraj Bhatia, who set the soundtrack of a generation, dies at 93

Indian Express 08 May 2021
It was original music,” says Benegal. Be it Ankur, Manthan, Bhoomika, Mandi, Sardari Begum, or his advertisements, almost every project that Benegal created came with music from Bhatia ... He fought with his family to study music at Royal College of Music in London followed by training under the legendary composer Nadia Boulanger ... music Shyam Benegal.

Fox Not Moving Forward With ‘The Goonies’ Re-Enactment Drama

The Wrap 08 May 2021
Network has also decided against “Blood Relative” pilot ... Tate Donovan and Tyrone Marshall Brown were also set to star ... “Monarch” is a country music drama from creator Melissa London Hilfers ... Gail Berman and Hend Baghdady of The Jackal Group will executive produce alongside country music manager Jason Owen.

Sheridan Smith vows the truth will come out

Olean Times Herald 08 May 2021
Sheridan Smith has vowed "a lot of truths will come out" in her new book. The 39-year-old actress and singer is releasing her own tome, 'Honestly. My Story', in October this year and she hopes people will "finally understand" her ... Sheridan said ... More from this section ... Fox Orders Country Music DramaMonarch’ From Melissa London Hilfers ... .

Kylie Jenner exercises twice a day

Olean Times Herald 08 May 2021
Kylie Jenner exercises twice a day. The 'Keeping Up With The Kardashians' star took to social media on Saturday (08.05.21) to reveal she has turned to working out twice a day to keep her figure. Sharing a video on Instagram, she wrote. "2nd workout starting, let's gooooo! (sic)" ... Fox Orders Country Music DramaMonarch’ From Melissa London Hilfers ... .

Robin Gibb's son felt late dad's presence with hint about new baby

Sierra County Sentinel 08 May 2021
Robin Gibb's son Robin-John Gibb thinks his late father sent him a message about their baby ... Speaking to HELLO! magazine, Robin-John said ... "The timing of it was such a surprise that we couldn't help wondering if it was a sign ... More from this section. Fox Orders Country Music DramaMonarch’ From Melissa London Hilfers ... Megan added ... She said ... .