Company – Review

  Company: Gielgud Theatre, London Reviewed 21st January 2019 ★★★★ The hit Broadway show, Company has been reimagined by Marianne Elliott in this new, gender-swapped version of the iconic production. Having quickly receiving outstanding reviews from critics and audiences alike, Company tells the story of Bobbie, who is inundated with questions from her friends at her 35th birthday party. Why isn't she married?... Continue Reading →

Shows to look out for in 2019

2019 looks set to be another fantastic year of theatre. With lots of the current West End shows closing their doors there are lots of Broadway shows crossing over the pond and opening in London and a fair few revivals too. Hopefully leaving some space for some new writing and material also. Check out the... Continue Reading →

Hadestown – Review

Hadestown: National Theatre, London Reviewed 21st December 2018 ★★★★★ Prior to going to Broadway, Hadestown is currently running at the National Theatre. 2018 has been the year of Greek mythology with shows like Myth and Mythical being two new musicals debuting this year. Hadestown follows songwriter Orpheus and his muse Eurydice as winter approaches. Tempted... Continue Reading →

Lea Michele & Darren Criss LM/DC Tour

Lea Michele & Darren Criss LM/DC Tour: Hammersmith Apollo, London 2nd December 2018 Any fans of Glee will remember Rachel Berry and her desire to hit the stage big time. Well this sold out arena tour proves that Lea Michele, the actress who played Rachel has certainly achieved this. Along with Darren Criss, another favourite... Continue Reading →

Fun Home – Review

Fun Home: Young Vic, London Reviewed 30th June 2018 ★★★★★ Winner of 5 Tony Awards, the Broadway hit Fun Home premieres in the UK this summer at the Young Vic Theatre. Based on Alison Bechdel's 2006 Graphic Memoir Fun Home, this musical adaptation tells the story of Alison at three stages of her life as... Continue Reading →

Programmes vs Playbills

There has always been a long-standing argument that the audience should know exactly who they are seeing perform each night. In England, most shows sell programmes and a lot have up to date cast information on display somewhere within the theatre, normally in the front of house or sometimes on a printed slip inside the... Continue Reading →

Eva Noblezada – Review

Eva Noblezada: Crazy Coqs, Live at Zedel, London. 6th April 2018 With stunning vocals from the very start, Eva Noblezada, award-winning star of Miss Saigon and Les Miserables, sets the bar high during her intimate evening of songs at the Crazy Coqs Cabaret bar. Eva interspersed the show with witty stories and insights about her early... Continue Reading →

Beautiful UK Tour – Review

Beautiful UK Tour: Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury Reviewed 26th March 2018 ★★★★ Beautiful tells the biographic tale of Carole King and how she rose through the ranks to become a chart-topping music legend.  Previously running on Broadway and in the West End, winning numerous awards including two Tony Awards and an Olivier Award, Beautiful has been a huge... Continue Reading →

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