Rocky Horror Show Review

Grand Opera House, York.  Reviewed by Marcus Richardson The ‘Rocky Horror Show’ at York Grand Opera House was outstandingly orgasmic, with its sensual songs, sexy cast and strange audience (with rude remarks about the character) Frank-N-Furter an out of this world scientist played by Liam Tamne, his two loyal servants Riff Raff (Kristian Lavercombe) a […]

Flare Path Review

Civic Theatre, Darlington – 12 April 2016 What R.C. Sherriff’s Journey’s End says about the First World War, Terence Rattigan’s Flare Path tries to say about the Second, as a fine new production at Darlington Civic  this week demonstrates. Flare Path differs from Journey’s End, which was written some years after the conflict, in being a report […]

A Flea In Her Ear Review

Tabard Theatre 29 March – 23 April.  Reviewed by Claire Roderick Sacha Bush’s new translation of Feydeau’s classic farce is a whirlwind of madcap laughs and lunacy. The opening number – Flight of the Conchords “Foux du Fafa” meets Sondheim – sets the ludicrous tone for the evening and the wonderful nonsense that follows. Parisian […]

Frank N. Furter/Jesus/David Bowie hybrid new rock musical at the Arts Theatre in May

Hannah Elsy Productions presents: THE QUENTIN DENTIN SHOW 16 May – 28 May 2016, Above the Arts Theatre The cult hit Edinburgh Fringe rock musical is reborn in London! This new, original musical by Henry Carpenter set tongues a-wagging at the Edinburgh Fringe 2015, and now runs Above the Arts Theatre this May. “Frank N. […]

SHEFFIELD THEATRES APPOINTS ROBERT HASTIE AS ARTISTIC DIRECTOR

SHEFFIELD THEATRES APPOINTS ROBERT HASTIE AS ARTISTIC DIRECTOR   Sheffield Theatres today announces the appointment of Robert Hastie as the company’s new Artistic Director. Hastie takes up the position in July 2016, taking over from Daniel Evans who steps down as Artistic Director at the end of June to join Chichester Festival Theatre. This appointment […]

Cult rock musical heads to the King’s Head Theatre

Hannah Johnson Productions presents: SAUCY JACK AND THE SPACE VIXENS 26 April – 21 May 2016, King’s Head Theatre Fringe First Award-winning cult musical Saucy Jack and the Space Vixens returns to London in its 20th year, with original writer/curator Mike Fidler returning to direct the show! “The Rocky Horror Show for the Millennium” The […]