Latest We Will Rock You Stories

2014-03-06 12:24:29

- Brian May, Roger Taylor + Adam Lambert Kick Off North American Tour On Thursday, June 19 In Chicago - NEW YORK, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Queen + Adam Lambert will reign over a highly anticipated North American summer tour starting at the United Center in Chicago on Thursday, June 19. Brian May, Roger Taylor + Adam Lambert will come together for the first time in New York, Los Angeles, Toronto, Dallas and more. The 19-date tour wraps Sunday, July 20 in Washington, DC at the...

2008-09-22 12:00:25

By MAUREEN COLEMAN Belfast's Rachel Tucker is set to make her leading lady West End debut tonight in the hit musical we Will Rock You. Family and friends of the I'd Do Anything singer travelled to London over the weekend to cheer her on in her 'meaty' new role. The pretty brunette from the north of the city will play the the part of sassy Meat in the Queen musical at the Dominion Theatre. Based on the songs of the legendary band, We Will Rock You was written by Ben Elton in...

2008-09-19 12:00:22

By Liam Rudden BLACKADDER, The Thin Blue Line, and Filthy Rich and Catflap are just three of the writing credits on Ben Elton's long and varied CV. As a stand-up in the vanguard of the so-called alternative comedy movement of the 80s he proved a ratings winner for the BBC with The Man From Auntie and for Channel 4 in Saturday Live. He is also the author of 12 novels, three West End plays, one movie (Maybe Baby, which he also directed) and three musicals. Right now though, there is a...

2008-08-21 18:00:34

QUEEN stars Brian May and Roger Taylor are set to visit Edinburgh for the opening of their hit musical We Will Rock You. The duo are expected to make an appearance on the opening night of a ten-week run of their rock musical at the Edinburgh Playhouse. We Will Rock You is the longest running musical ever staged at the London's Dominion Theatre in the West End, where it is currently playing its seventh year. Brian May has been known to turn up at shows and even grab a guitar to...

2008-08-19 00:00:21

We Will Rock You comes to Bristol in 2009 with the show's first UK tour. The city is one of five venues around the country to host the musical, scripted by Ben Elton and featuring 24 of Queen's biggest hits. And Echo readers will be able to be among the first to buy tickets for the show. The Echo will run tokens from September 2 with tickets going on sale on September 4. Tickets do not go on general sale until September 15. Queen guitarist Brian May said: "We are excited to be able to...

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  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.