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Spamilton Competition



Win a copy of the 25-track Original  Cast Recording of the Hilarious Musical Comedy Spoof


“SPAMILTON, An American Parody”


With just a few more weeks until Hamilton finally opens in London, across the Atlantic its hit parody, Spamilton, has just celebrated its 500th performance.  Praised by Lin-Manuel Miranda himself, “I laughed my brains out”, the show, created by Gerard Alessandrini (Forbidden Broadway), will delight those who love (and those who detest) Hamilton and all that is musical theatre … 



To enter, simply make sure you follow us on Twitter @spyinthestalls and have retweeted the competition tweet by the closing date of Saturday 9th December.

Winner will be notified by Direct Message when the competition closes. The winner’s name will be announced on our Twitter account the following week.



  • There is one prize consisting of the Spamilton Original Cast Recording CD
  • Entrants must be following @spyinthestalls and have retweeted the competition message posted by us at the time the competition closes (9th December 2017)
  • The competition is in no way connected to or endorsed by anyone involved with the Spamilton production, DRG Records, or Twitter 
  • The winner agrees to their name being published on our Twitter account and web page
  • Competition is only open to residents of the United Kingdom and the prize will only be sent to a United Kingdom postal address


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Producer Jamie Hendry and Sony Masterworks Broadway are pleased to announce the release of the original cast recording of new musical The Wind in the Willows with book by Julian Fellowes, music by George Stiles and lyrics by Anthony Drewe. The cast of the new West End musical, which begins previews on 16 June prior to an official opening on 29 June at the London Palladium, headed to the studio earlier this month to record the 20-track album.

The album is available for pre-order here and will be released by Sony Masterworks Broadway mid-June (catalogue number: 88985447482).

With music and lyrics by Olivier Award-winners George Stiles and Anthony Drewe, the album features the original West End cast of THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS, accompanied by a fourteen-piece band. The album is produced by George Stiles and Anthony Drewe and co-produced by Simon Lee. Tris Penna is the executive producer.

The original London cast is led by actor, comedian and presenter Rufus Hound as the amazing ‘Mr Toad’ with West End stars Simon Lipkin as ‘Rat’ and Craig Mather as ‘Mole’; EastEnders actor Neil McDermott as ‘Chief Weasel’; Coronation Street and Boy Meets Girl star Denise Welch as ‘Mrs Otter’ and West End legend Gary Wilmot as ‘Badger. Also included are Chris Aukett, Joel Baylis, Jenna Boyd, Abigail Brodie, Abigail Climer, Jorell Coiffic-Kamall, Nicole Deon, Emilie du Leslay, Joshua Gannon, James Gant, Evan James, Michael Larcombe, Bethany Linsdell, Ryan Pidgen, Adam Vaughan, Georgie Westall and Natalie Woods. The cast album also features Dylan Mason, Patrick Sullivan and Karli Vale who recently appeared in the show’s pre-London tour.

Based on Kenneth Grahame’s treasured novel which has captivated generations of readers for over a century, THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS has been adapted for the stage with a book by Academy Award-winning screenwriter and Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes.