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  1. A photo of Kat B as the Genie wearing a red jumpsuit with Ruth Lynch as Spirit of the Ring and Fred Double as Aladdin either side and the full Ensemble and Young Ensemble posing around them.

    First look at Aladdin in action!

    23 November 2023
  2. Natasha Lewis is wearing a yellow jumper with blue jeans and is holding a gold lamp while pointing to the right. Isabella Mason is standing beside her in a black jumper looking at her with a shocked expression.

    Step inside the Aladdin rehearsal room

    8 November 2023
  3. Yamin Choudury directing a group of young people, wearing a brown t-shirt with his arms outstretched.

    Yamin Choudury to step down as Artistic Director and Joint CEO

    26 October 2023
  4. A photo of Kat B as the Genie, Clive Rowe as Widow Twankey, Fred Double as Aladdin and Natasha Lewis as Abby-na-zaaar! They are all posing together against a purple and grassy background around Aladdin, who is holding the lamp.

    Meet the cast of Aladdin

    27 September 2023
  5. A photo showing the names of the nominees for Excellence in Arts Education including Birmingham Hippodrome, Blackpool Grand Theatre and Hackney Empire

    We've been nominated for a UK Theatre Award

    18 September 2023
  6. A photo of Clive Rowe dressed in a blue and white dress with a yellow wig and their hands held up to their face.

    Read or listen to our Sep - Dec brochure

    12 September 2023
  7. A photo of The Rolling Stones outside of Hackney Empire.

    The Rolling Stones come to Hackney Empire!

    7 September 2023
  8. Kat B dressed in a red jumpsuit, large hat and red star sunglasses staring at camera with a shocked and excited expression, mouth open and eyes wide.

    A Genie-us Day Out: teaser trailer for Aladdin just released

    4 September 2023
  9. A photo showing Skadeuces, the winning dance act for Alter Ego 2023. They're all wearing white tracksuits and there are colourful streamers all around them.

    Alter Ego 2023: Watch the full film

    31 August 2023
  10. A group of dancers performing at the River Stage on the Southbank in front of a crowd of people. They are wearing white tracksuits and dancing in the sunshine.

    Our Young Producers Takeover River Stage 2023

    19 July 2023
  11. A collage of three people, with Jasmyn Fisher-Ryner, Josette Bushell-Mingo OBE and Soheb Panja from left to right.

    Announcing three new members of our Board of Trustees

    29 March 2023
  12. A group of young people crowd in the middle of the stage as pieces of paper are thrown up into the air

    Artist Development Programme 2022: A Direct Message

    8 March 2023