Matthew Bourne’s Romeo and Juliet – Review

Matthew Bourne's Romeo and Juliet: Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury Reviewed 18th September 2019 ★★★★★ As always, Matthew Bourne manages to take an age old piece, this time Romeo and Juliet, and create something spectacular, contemporary and fresh. This modern re-imagining of Shakespeare's classic love story is simply stunning. Matthew Bourne strips Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet back... Continue Reading →

Heartbeat of Home – Review

Heartbeat of Home: Piccadilly Theatre, London. Reviewed 6th September 2019 ★★★★ From the producer and director of Riverdance comes Heartbeat of Home. Billed as a music and dance spectacular it features a unique mix of traditional Irish, Latin and Afro-Cuban music and dance. Utilising the talents of thirty-seven dancers and a ten-piece band Heartbeat of Home is a... Continue Reading →

Tales of the Turntable – Review

Tales of the Turntable: Southbank Centre, London Reviewed 18th August 2019 ★★★★ Tales of the Turntable is the latest production by the ZooNation Youth Company. Written and choreographed by Carrie-Anne Ingrouille it is fast and furious. Tales of the Turntable follows Eric and his grandfather as they take a trip through musical history. Finding out... Continue Reading →

Fame the Musical (UK Tour) – Review

Fame the Musical (UK Tour): Assembly Halls, Tunbridge Wells Reviewed 20th August 2018 ★★★★★   2018 marks the anniversary of the ever popular pop/rock production Fame the Musical! Following on from the 1980's successful film and television series following the students at New York’s High School For The Performing Arts it follows the students highs and... Continue Reading →

Matthew Bourne’s Cinderella – Review

Cinderella by Matthew Bourne and New Adventures: Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury Reviewed 26th May 2018 ★★★★★ Cinderella is another spectacular ballet to come from Sir Matthew Bourne's dance company New Adventures. Having premiered in 1997 at Sadler's Wells, this UK tour marks the shows 20th Anniversary and the 30th Anniversary of New Adventures. Instantly the audience... Continue Reading →

Strictly Ballroom the Musical – Review

Strictly Ballroom the Musical: Piccadilly Theatre, London Reviewed 15th May 2018 ★★★★ Strictly Ballroom the Musical comes full of sequins, sparkle and spectacular dancing from its previous incarnations at West Yorkshire Playhouse and in Toronto in 2017 to take the London’s West End by storm. Directed and choreographed by dance extraordinaire Drew McOnie audiences can be sure of... Continue Reading →

Breakin’ Convention 2018

Breakin’ Convention 2018: Sadlers Wells, London Reviewed 7th May 2018 ★★★★ Sadlers Wells was host to the 15th Breakin’ Convention over the May Bank Holiday weekend. This special three-day event celebrates everything hip-hop from dancing to music and even graffiti associated with this ever-growing form of expression. During the weekend, Sadlers Wells organised many fantastic... Continue Reading →

The Tap Pack – Review

The Tap Pack: The Peacock Theatre, London Reviewed 2nd May 2018 ★★★★ Following on from Australia's hit tap dancing film and stage show 'Tap Dogs' comes The Tap Pack. Inspired by Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jr. The Tap Pack mixes timeless style with innovative, energetic tap dancing. This show is a real... Continue Reading →

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