Ain’t Misbehavin’ – Review

Ain't Misbehavin' : Southwark Playhouse, London Reviewed 24th April 2019 ★★★★★ Marking Tyrone Huntley's directorial debut Ain't Misbehavin' celebrates the legendary sass musician Fats Waller. Audiences are taken back to the 1920's and the raunchy nightclubs of Manhattan. Featuring choreography by Strictly Come Dancing's Oti Mabuse, who also makes her theatrical choreographing debut with this... Continue Reading →

9 to 5 The Musical – Review

  9 to 5 The Musical: Savoy Theatre. Reviewed 20th April 2019 ★★★★ Dolly Parton's hit 9 to 5 has been impressing audiences since its movie debut in 1978. Since the 2009 Broadway premiere the musical of the same name it has become a firm favourite. 9 to 5 The Musical tells the story of Doralee,... Continue Reading →

Maggie May – Reviews

Maggie May: Finborough Theatre, London Reviewed 29th March 2019. ★★★★ Fifty-five years after its premiere at the Adelphi Theatre in 1964, Maggie May is playing a strictly limited run at the intimate Finborough Theatre in London. This production marks the 20th Anniversary of the death of Lionel Bart winner of the Ivor Novello Award for... Continue Reading →

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 →

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 →

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