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Five very excited Spice Girls reunited in London's West End this week for the opening night of Viva Forever, a stage musical built around their songs.

The former girl band, Geri Halliwell, Emma Bunton, Victoria Beckham, Melanie Chisholm and Melanie Brown all attended the shows debut at the Piccadilly Theatre.

They were joined by Jennifer Saunders, who wrote the show set to the songs of the Spice Girls, and Mamma Mia's Judy Craymer, the producer.

The musical stars newcomer Hannah John-Kamen, and experienced West End star and former Eurovision contender Sally Ann Triplett.

The cast also includes comedy actress Lucy Montgomery, who has appeared in the Mighty Boosh and Torchwood, and Bill Ward, whose roles have included Charlie Stubbs in Coronation Street.

If you love the theatre then a Canal Boat Holiday is the perfect excuse to book a performance.

Many of our best loved theatres are close to the canals, The Royal Shakespeare Theatre is a large national theatre owned by the Royal Shakespeare Company and is probably the most famous classical theatre company in the world.

Based in Stratford upon Avon it is easily reached from our base at Alvechurch.

The Bristol Hippodrome can be visited from a Canal Boat Holiday resort at Hilperton and during December they are be hosting Aladdin starring Andy Ford and dance sensation Flawless.

The Mikron Theatre Group even comes to you on your Canal Boat Holiday as they tour on their Canal Boat Tyseley taking the exciting world of the theatre to venues all along the canal system.

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The beautiful canals of England and Wales wind their way through a variety of interesting and distinctive locations offering you the chance to stop off and investigate further at a mooring of your choice or to simply continue cruising onto the next destination.
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