THE ORIGINAL LONDON CAST RECORDING RELEASE DATE IS CONFIRMED AS FRIDAY 12 MAY 2017

THE ORIGINAL LONDON CAST RECORDING RELEASE DATE IS CONFIRMED AS FRIDAY 12 MAY 2017

12 April 2017

  • On Sunday 9 April Dreamgirls celebrated two Olivier Award wins, for Amber Riley (Best Actress in a Musical) and Adam J Bernard (Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Musical)
  • The Original London Cast Recording release date is confirmed as Friday 12 May 2017 - the recording is currently available to pre-order via Amazon
  • To celebrate Amber Riley’s show-stopping performance at the Olivier Awards ‘And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going’ will be made available on Friday 21 April as an early download exclusive to all who pre-order the album
  • “Listen” is confirmed to be released as a single on Friday 28 April

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Sonia Friedman Productions Wins 11 Olivier Awards in 2017

Sonia Friedman Productions Wins 11 Olivier Awards in 2017

10 April 2017

We are delighted to have won an incredible eleven awards at the 2017 Olivier Awards, including a record-breaking nine wins for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, the most Olivier Awards ever won by any single production.

A further two Olivier Awards were awarded to Dreamgirls, which we are extremely proud to have brought to the West End thirty-five years after the ground-breaking original Broadway production.

 

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Sonia Friedman:

Sonia Friedman: "None of my success is down to luck"

5 April 2017

Sonia Friedman is up for an astonishing 31 awards at this Sunday’s Oliviers. Dominic Cavendish talks to the Queen of the West End.

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FULL CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR THE OLIVIER AWARD NOMINATED WEST END TRANSFER OF OUR LADIES OF PERPETUAL SUCCOUR

FULL CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR THE OLIVIER AWARD NOMINATED WEST END TRANSFER OF OUR LADIES OF PERPETUAL SUCCOUR

3 April 2017

• Tickets from just £10

• All previews priced at £30 and under

• Over 30,000 tickets priced at £30 or under for whole run 

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Cast Announced for George Orwell's 1984

Cast Announced for George Orwell's 1984

3 April 2017

Tom Sturridge, Olivia Wilde & Reed Birney will lead the cast of George Orwell’s 1984 in its Broadway premiere.

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Rehearsals begin for new West End cast of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two

Rehearsals begin for new West End cast of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two

30 March 2017

Rehearsals began this week for the new West End cast of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child who will start their performances at the Palace Theatre in London’s West End on 24 May 2017 following the final performance from the current cast on 21 May 2017.

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Hamlet to transfer to Harold Pinter Theatre in June

Hamlet to transfer to Harold Pinter Theatre in June

28 March 2017

Following a critically acclaimed & sell-out run at the Almeida Theatre Hamlet, starring the BAFTA & Olivier Award-winning Andrew Scott and directed by the multi award-winning director Robert Icke will transfer to the Harold Pinter Theatre for a strictly limited season from 9 June – 2 September 2017.

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Asmeret Ghebremichael joins the company of Dreamgirls

Asmeret Ghebremichael joins the company of Dreamgirls

23 March 2017

  • Asmeret Ghebremichael joins the company of Dreamgirls to play the role of Lorrell Robinson
  • Original London Cast Recording due for release in April. Pre-orders available now on Amazon

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Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf to be broadcast as part of National Theatre Live

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf to be broadcast as part of National Theatre Live

17 March 2017

  • The critically acclaimed 5 star hit production of Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? will be broadcast live to cinemas across the UK and beyond as part of National Theatre Live.
  • The live broadcast will take place on 18th May at 7.30pm
  • Tickets for the broadcast on sale beginning of April – visit local cinema website for details

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A RECORD 31 OLIVIER AWARD NOMINATIONS FOR SONIA FRIEDMAN PRODUCTIONS

A RECORD 31 OLIVIER AWARD NOMINATIONS FOR SONIA FRIEDMAN PRODUCTIONS

6 March 2017

Sonia Friedman Productions is today celebrating as the full Olivier Awards Nominations list includes a record-breaking 31 potential winners for productions that the company is behind.

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ORIGINAL LONDON CAST RECORDING WILL BE RELEASED MID-APRIL 2017

ORIGINAL LONDON CAST RECORDING WILL BE RELEASED MID-APRIL 2017

2 March 2017

Sonia Friedman Productions is delighted to announce that the highly anticipated Original London Cast Recording of the new, hit West End musical Dreamgirls, will be released on Sony Classical mid-April and is available to pre-order today via Amazon.

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The Ferryman transfers to the West End

The Ferryman transfers to the West End

8 February 2017

  • Jez Butterworth’s new play, directed by Sam Mendes, to transfer to the Gielgud Theatre from the Royal Court for 16 weeks from 20 June.
  • Paddy Considine is confirmed to play the part of Quinn Carney within a cast of 23 and he will be joined by Laura Donnelly in the role of Caitlin Carney and Genevieve O’Reilly in the role of Mary Carney.
  • The Ferryman is the fastest selling play in the history of the Royal Court Theatre.
  • Tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday 10 February at 9am.
  • Over 20,000 tickets for the West End run will be on sale at less than £25, with tickets at all performances from just £12. All tickets for previews will be at reduced prices.

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1984 to open on Broadway this June

1984 to open on Broadway this June

3 February 2017

Sonia Friedman and Scott Rudin will present the new adaptation of George Orwell’s iconic novel 1984 at Broadway’s Hudson Theatre (139-141 West 44th Street). This new adaptation of Orwell’s iconic dystopian novel, created by Robert Icke and Duncan Macmillan, heads to New York after four wildly successful London runs. The strictly limited engagement will open on Thursday, June 22, 2017.

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Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour, the new musical, transfers to the West End

Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour, the new musical, transfers to the West End

26 January 2017

  • TICKETS FROM £10, WITH 30,000 TICKETS AT £30 OR UNDER ACROSS THE RUN
  • ALL PREVIEWS AT £30 AND UNDER
  • ON SALE FROM 31 JANUARY 2017

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Rehearsals begin for Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Rehearsals begin for Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

13 January 2017

  • Rehearsals begin for Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? ahead of 13 week run in the West End beginning 22nd February
  • Imelda Staunton, Conleth Hill, Imogen Poots and Luke Treadaway star in Edward Albee’s masterpiece
  • New images are released today

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FULL CAST ANNOUNCED FOR THE TOUR OF FUNNY GIRL ACROSS THE UK & IRELAND

FULL CAST ANNOUNCED FOR THE TOUR OF FUNNY GIRL ACROSS THE UK & IRELAND

11 January 2017

Full casting is announced today for the tour of Funny Girl which enjoyed critically acclaimed and record-breaking sold-out runs at the Menier Chocolate Factory and Savoy Theatre. 

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Further Tickets released

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Further Tickets released

9 January 2017

The producers of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child today announced that a further 75,000 tickets will be released for sale on Monday 23 January 2017, at 11am GMT, for performances from 7 February 2018 – 29 April 2018.  

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SONIA FRIEDMAN TOPS THE STAGE 100 2017

SONIA FRIEDMAN TOPS THE STAGE 100 2017

5 January 2017

Sonia Friedman has taken the number one spot in The Stage 100, becoming only the second woman to top the list as a solo entry. She is also the first number one in the history of The Stage 100 not to own or operate West End theatres.

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Sonia Friedman Short-Listed for 'Producer of the Year'

Sonia Friedman Short-Listed for 'Producer of the Year'

22 December 2016

Sonia Friedman has been short-listed for 'Producer of the Year' at The Stage Awards 2017 - an award she won at the event in both 2016 and 2015.

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Dreamgirls extends until October 2017

Dreamgirls extends until October 2017

16 December 2016

With best availability from March 2017, and all shows so far sold out booking for this critically acclaimed new production extends through to October.

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