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  1. Wanted: Bollywood's Abdul for VictoriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 19 | The Telegraph

    ... I couldn't have asked for more," she said. This is Dench's third outing with director Frears after Mrs Henderson Presents and Philomena, for both of which she received Oscar nominations for best actress. After playing Queen Victoria in Mrs Brown and ...

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  2. Judi Dench to Play Queen Victoria in Frears' Victoria and AbdulRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | ComingSoon.net

    Academy Award winner Dame Judi Dench will star as Queen Victoria and Academy Award nominee Stephen Frears will direct Working Title Films ' Victoria and Abdul , to which Focus Features will hold worldwide rights as part of the company's renewed global initiative. The movie is slated to go into production this year for a 2017 release.

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  3. Judi Dench to Star as Queen Victoria in Stephen Frears' Victoria and AbdulRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Variety reports that Judi Dench will take on the role of Queen Victoria in VICTORIA AND ABDUL, to be helmed by Stephen Frears. Production is expected to get underway this year for a 2017 release.

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  4. It's Royal Spice! Dame Judi is back as Queen Victoria in new film...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | Daily Mail

    ... filming in September, reunites Judi with celebrated film-maker Stephen Frears, who directed her in Mrs Henderson Presents and Philomena. Mrs Brown was released in 1997; and a year later Dench won a best supporting actress Oscar for her impeccable ...

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  5. Kinky Boots Continues Its Winning Streak at the 2016 Olivier AwardsRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2016 | The Daily Chappaqua

    ... In the new musical category, Kinky Boots goes up against Bend It Like Beckham , In the Heights and Mrs Henderson Presents. On lyricist Sondheim, she said: "He really is the Shakespeare of musical theatre, and I got to sing his speeches every night, ...

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  6. 'Gypsy,' Dench Win Big at 40th Annual OliviersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | Back Stage

    ... Boots at Adelphi Theater (WINNER) David Haig for Guys And Dolls at Savoy Theater Ian Bartholomew for Mrs Henderson Presents at Nol Coward Theater Jamie Parker for Guys And Dolls at Savoy Theater

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  7. Tonight's the Night- Tune in at 5PM EST for the 2016 Olivier Awards Live StreamRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... fans can expect dazzling performances from Bend It Like Beckham, In The Heights, Kinky Boots and Mrs Henderson Presents. The BBC Concert Orchestra will be playing at the ceremony, with orchestrations and original music by Music Director Larry Blank, ...

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  8. Shirley Bassey, Matthew Bourne and More to Present the 2016 Olivier Awards, April 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... fans can expect dazzling performances from Bend It Like Beckham, In The Heights, Kinky Boots and Mrs Henderson Presents. The BBC Concert Orchestra will be playing at the ceremony, with orchestrations and original music by Music Director Larry Blank, ...

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  9. Which of this yeara s acting Oscar nominees will be backRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    With the dust settling on the 88th Academy Awards, it's time to look toward the 89th ceremony taking place Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017. Specifically, which of this past year's acting nominees - in the recent tradition of two-time consecutive best actor winner and also-ran, Eddie Redmayne , and three-year streaker, Bradley Cooper - might be up for a prize again next year.

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  10. Benedict Cumberbatch and Nicole Kidman among nominees for Olivier AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | The Belfast Telegraph

    ... . The MasterCard best new musical nominees are Bend It Like Beckham, In the Heights, Kinky Boots, and Mrs Henderson Presents.

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  11. Kinky Boots, In the Heights, Oscar & Tony Winner Mark Rylance Top 2016 Olivier NominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | Broadway

    ... at Apollo Theatre Peter Pan Goes Wrong at Apollo Theatre Best Actor in a Musical Ian Bartholomew for Mrs Henderson Presents Killian Donnelly for Kinky Boots David Haig for Guys and Dolls Matt Henry for Kinky Boots Jamie Parker for Guys And Dolls ...

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  12. Tony Nominee Tracie Bennett on Ignoring Judi Dench, Obsessing Over...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | Broadway

    'What we're trying to do is capture the gentle innocence of a time and place that wouldn't remain so innocent after that.' Tracie Bennett was a 2012 Tony nominee for best actress in a play for End of the Rainbow , in which the pint-sized Englishwoman played Judy Garland.

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  13. Theatre review: Mrs Henderson Presents at Noel Coward Theatre, LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    ON the face of it this musical by Terry Jones with music by George Fenton and Simon Chamberlain based on the 2005 film starring Judi Dench and Bob Hoskins ought to have been a sure thing, an enchanting look back at more innocent times. It is about the wealthy lady who bought the Windmill Theatre in the 1930s and after it failed as a variety house decided to have revues with naked show girls in tableaux - the Lord Chamberlain who licensed theatres insisted they could not move.

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  14. Theatre review: Mrs Henderson Presents at Noel Coward Theatre, LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    ON the face of it this musical by Terry Jones with music by George Fenton and Simon Chamberlain based on the 2005 film starring Judi Dench and Bob Hoskins ought to have been a sure thing, an enchanting look back at more innocent times. It is about the wealthy lady who bought the Windmill Theatre in the 1930s and after it failed as a variety house decided to have revues with naked show girls in tableaux - the Lord Chamberlain who licensed theatres insisted they could not move.

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  15. Benedict Cumberbatch, Nicole Kidman and Kinky Boots lead 2016 WhatsOnStage Awards winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | Gay Times

    ... at Tiffany's star Pixie Lott, Grey Garden's Jenna Russell, Emma Williams and Tracie Bennett from Mrs Henderson Presents, and a medley of performers that sang a Lady Gaga medley and Something's Coming from West Side Story. The evening later ended ...

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  16. Nell Gwynn play sees girl power turns panto, writes Patrick MarmionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... Arterton in the title role. The other is the musical version of the Bob Hoskins and Judi Dench film Mrs Henderson Presents - the one about Soho's tiny Windmill Theatre, kept open by highbrow erotica in the Thirties and Forties. The Nell Gwynn ...

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  17. Review: Mrs Henderson PresentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Gay Times

    ... every scene you witness. Written by Terry Johnson, Don Black, George Fenton and Simon Chamberlain, Mrs Henderson Presents is a charming new British musical that you just can't help but fall a little for. Although restricted by difficult dialogue and ...

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  18. Mirvish announces promising new season with five musicalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    ... in February, 2017: The Bodyguard , based on the 1992 romantic thriller starring Whitney Houston; and Mrs Henderson Presents , adapted from a 2005 Judi Dench movie about a widow who adds nudity to the bill at a London theatre during the Second World ...

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  19. Musical Adaptation of Mrs. Henderson Presents Opens in London TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | Playbill

    Tracie Bennett , Tony-nominated for the Best Leading Actress in a Play Tony Award for playing Judy Garland in End of the Rainbow on Broadway in 2012, reprises her role in the West End transfer of Mrs. Henderson Presents, a musical stage version of the 2005 film of the same name, opening officially Feb. 16 at the Noel Coward Theatre following previews that began Feb. 9 Bennett plays the title role, originally played by Judi Dench in the film, in the musical that had a try-out premiere run at Bath's Theatre Royal in August 2015. She is reunited with director Terry Johnson , who also directed her in End of the Rainbow and La Cage aux Folles.

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  20. Mrs. Henderson Presents Starts Performances TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | Playbill

    Tracie Bennett , Tony-nominated for the Best Leading Actress in a Play Tony Award for playing Judy Garland in End of the Rainbow on Broadway in 2012, reprises her role in the West End transfer of Mrs. Henderson Presents, a musical stage version of the 2005 film of the same name, beginning Feb. 9 at the Noel Coward Theatre prior to an official opening Feb. 16. Bennett plays the title role, originally played by Judi Dench in the film, in the musical that had a try-out premiere run at Bath's Theatre Royal in August 2015. She is reunited with director Terry Johnson , who also directed her in End of the Rainbow and La Cage aux Folles.

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