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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Sonia Friedman Productions celebrates with 10 wins at the WhatsOnStage Awards

Sonia Friedman Productions celebrates with 10 wins at the WhatsOnStage Awards

20 February 2017

On Sunday 19th February, the winners of the 17th annual Whatsonstage Awards were revealed in an Awards Ceremony at the Prince Of Wales Theatre in London. Whatsonstage.com is the UK’s leading theatre news website, and these awards are the only ones nominated and voted for by the theatregoing public.

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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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SONIA FRIEDMAN BAGS PRODUCER OF THE YEAR HAT-TRICK AT THE STAGE AWARDS

SONIA FRIEDMAN BAGS PRODUCER OF THE YEAR HAT-TRICK AT THE STAGE AWARDS

27 January 2017

Acclaimed West End and Broadway producer, Sonia Friedman, has been named producer of the year at The Stage Awards 2017, marking the third time in a row she has received the honour.

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SONIA FRIEDMAN RECEIVES OBE FOR SERVICES TO THEATRE

SONIA FRIEDMAN RECEIVES OBE FOR SERVICES TO THEATRE

27 January 2017

Producer Sonia Friedman has been awarded an OBE for services to theatre.

Recognised in the Queen's 90th birthday honours list in June 2016, Sonia was presented with the award today at Buckingham Palace by HRH Prince Charles.

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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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Whatsonstage Awards Nominations Announced

Whatsonstage Awards Nominations Announced

1 December 2016

Sonia Friedman Productions 2016 West End shows have received 21 Nominations across 14 categories including Best New Play, Best New Musical and Best Musical Revival.

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child wins Evening Standard Award

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child wins Evening Standard Award

14 November 2016

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child won the Evening Standard Award for Best Play at last night's awards ceromony.

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DAVID TENNANT TO LEAD CAST IN DON JUAN IN SOHO

DAVID TENNANT TO LEAD CAST IN DON JUAN IN SOHO

2 November 2016

David Tennant returns to the West End in March 2017 to play the title role in Patrick Marber’s Don Juan in Soho

The production will preview at Wyndham’s Theatre from 17 March 2017, with press night on 28 March 2017. It will complete its strictly limited eleven week run on 10 June 2017.

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Jez Butterworth returns to the Royal Court with his new play THE FERRYMAN directed by Sam Mendes

Jez Butterworth returns to the Royal Court with his new play THE FERRYMAN directed by Sam Mendes

31 October 2016

Jez Butterworth returns to the Royal Court with his new play THE FERRYMAN directed by Sam Mendes, who makes his Royal Court debut. Developed by and co-produced with Sonia Friedman Productions and in association with Neal Street Productions, it will premiere in the Jerwood Theatre Downstairs, Monday 24 April 2017 – Saturday 20 May 2017.

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Patrick Marber’s critically acclaimed production of Tom Stoppard’s Travesties Transfers To The West End

Patrick Marber’s critically acclaimed production of Tom Stoppard’s Travesties Transfers To The West End

30 October 2016

Patrick Marber’s critically acclaimed production of Tom Stoppard’s Travesties transfers to the West End in 2017 for a limited run at the Apollo Theatre – with over 100 tickets at each performance at just £20. The production opens on 14 February, with previews from 3 February, and runs until 29 April. 

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Imogen Poots and Luke Treadaway join Imelda Staunton and Conleth Hill to complete the cast of Edward Albee’s Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?

Imogen Poots and Luke Treadaway join Imelda Staunton and Conleth Hill to complete the cast of Edward Albee’s Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?

28 October 2016

  • Imogen Poots and Luke Treadaway join Imelda Staunton and Conleth Hill to complete the cast of Edward Albee’s landmark play directed by James Macdonald
  • Reduced price tickets for preview performances
  • Over 100 tickets for every performance priced at £10 during previews (22nd February – 8th March inclusive) and £15 during main run (from 9th March)

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John Tiffany's visionary staging of The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams to open in January

John Tiffany's visionary staging of The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams to open in January

21 October 2016

  • Broadway and Edinburgh International Festival hit production will preview in the West End from 26 January 2017
  • Universally acclaimed creative team, including John Tiffany & Steven Hoggett (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two)
  • Tennessee Williams’ classic play features Broadway star Cherry Jones alongside Michael Esper, Kate O’Flynn and Brian J. Smith
  • John Tiffany’s production will run for 13 weeks at the Duke of York’s Theatre
  • Over 20,000 seats available for £20 or less

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