Turn Of The Screw – Review

Turn Of The Screw: Churchill Theatre, Bromley Reviewed 23rd April 2019 ★★★ This new adaptation of Henry James’ iconic tale, which was the original inspiration for Susan Hill’s The Woman in Black, tells the tale of a young governess in 1840 who agrees to look after two orphaned children. But its not long after her... 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 →

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 →

Kinky Boots (UK Tour) – Review

Kinky Boots (UK Tour): Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury Reviewed 15th January 2019 ★★★★★ Kinky Boots may have closed down its factory in London this month but the hit show, winner of every major Best Musical award, including the 2016 Olivier Award for Best New Musical,  is still strutting its way around the UK. With songs by Grammy® and... Continue Reading →

Ghost the Musical (UK Tour) – Review

Ghost the Musical (UK Tour): Churchill Theatre, Bromley Reviewed 12th January 2019 ★★★★   The musical adaptation of the hit 1990 film starring Demi Moore and Patrick Swayze came to the stage in 2011 and mesmerised audiences with its stylish choreography, impressive illusions and spellbinding score. The 2019 Bill Kenwright touring production of Ghost the... Continue Reading →

2018 Top Ten Shows

What a year 2018 has been! With new shows opening, famous revivals, some fabulous new touring productions starting not to mention some of the most well-received shows of recent years taking to the stage (Six, Heathers and Eugenius to mention just some). I have smashed my last years target of 53 shows and have seen... 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 →

Dr Dolittle (UK Tour) – Review

Dr Dolittle (UK Tour): Churchill Theatre, Bromley Reviewed 17th November 2018 ★★★★ The eagerly awaited new musical Dr Dotlittle by Leslie Bricusse is back and touring the UK. Based on the popular 1967 film with Rex Harrison, Dr Dolittle follows the eccentric Dr Dolittle on his exciting journey along with his human companions and his exotic... Continue Reading →

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