Emilia – Review

Emilia: Vaudeville Theatre, London Reviewed 14th March 2019 (preview performance). ★★★★   Over 400 years ago Emilia Bassano wanted her voice to be heard. It wasn't. Now 400 years later it is finally being told. Having been a success at The Globe in 2018 Emilia has transferred to the West End's Vaudeville Theatre for a... Continue Reading →

Waitress – Review

Waitress: Adelphi Theatre, London Reviewed 20th February 2019 (preview performance). ★★★★ One of the most highly anticipated modern Broadway hits to cross the pond Waitress is based upon the 2007 film of the same name and tells the story of Jenna Hunterson, a waitress in an abusive relationship with her husband Earl. When Jenna unexpectedly... Continue Reading →

Mamma Mia – Review

Mamma Mia: Novello Theatre, London Reviewed 6th March 2019 ★★★   Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvæus' musical Mamma Mia has been enjoyed by audiences for 20 years making it one of the West End's longest running musicals. Featuring well known ABBA hits such as 'Dancing Queen', 'SOS', 'Gimme, Gimme, Gimme', 'Mamma Mia' and 'Thank You For The... Continue Reading →

War Horse (UK Tour) – Review

War Horse: Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury Reviewed 27th February 2019 ★★★★★   The National Theatre's critically acclaimed adaptation of Michael Morpurgo's moving book War Horse is currently touring the UK. Having already enjoyed 8 record-breaking years in London's West End and having played in 11 countries around the world the new UK tour means even more... Continue Reading →

Dirty Dancing (UK Tour) – Review

Dirty Dancing the Classic Story On Stage: Churchill Theatre, Bromley Reviewed 25th February 2019 ★★   The cult 1987 film, Dirty Dancing, has become a huge hit with fans and the new UK Tour of the on-stage musical version, premiered in the UK in 2006, is currently inviting more fans to have the time of... Continue Reading →

Come From Away – Review

Come From Away: Phoenix Theatre, London Reviewed 23rd February 2019 ★★★★★   Broadway's breathtaking new musical written by Tony® nominees Irene Sankoff and David Hein, and directed by Tony-winning Best Director, Christopher Ashley tells the remarkable true story of true story of 7,000 stranded passengers and the small town in Newfoundland that welcomed them. The... Continue Reading →

Cirque Éloize ‘Hotel’ – Reviews

Cirque Éloize 'Hotel': Peacock Theatre, London Reviewed 22nd February 2019 ★★★★   Contemporary Canadian circus Cirque Éloize are celebrating their 25th birthday this year with the UK Premiere of their new show Hotel. Set in an Art Deco hotel audiences are set to be wowed by 12 acrobats and musicians who perform physical feats and dazzling tricks... Continue Reading →

Leave to Remain – Review

Leave to Remain: Lyric Hammersmith, London Reviewed 11th February 2019 ★★★★★ Leave to Remain is definitely not about Brexit but in fact is a brand new musical by Matt Jones told through music, movement and drama featuring original new songs by Bloc Party’s Kele Okereke. Telling a modern love story it focuses on a young gay... Continue Reading →

Saturday Night Fever (UK Tour) – Review

Saturday Night Fever UK Tour: Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury Reviewed 5th February 2019 ★★★   More than 40 years since Saturday Night Fever hit the big screen, the new stage production is transporting audiences back to the 1970's in their UK tour. Telling the story of Tony Manero who escapes the harsh realities of working-class Brooklyn life when... Continue Reading →

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