Danny Mac and Carley Stenson to Star in SLEEPLESS the Musical

DANNY MAC & CARLEY STENSON TO STAR IN WORLD PREMIERE OF SLEEPLESS THE MUSICAL FROM 1 APRIL 2017 Fresh from the Final of BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing, Danny Mac and West End leading lady Carley Stenson, will be playing the roles of Sam and Annie in the world premiere of SLEEPLESS the Musical based on […]

Anything Goes Review

Upstairs at The Gatehouse 14 December – 29 January.  Reviewed by Claire Roderick Cole Porter’s great musical comes to Highgate for the Christmas season. A sunny transatlantic crossing may not seem like obvious festive material, but this is sheer joyous escapism at its best. The plot is nonsensical, full of cheesy lines, idiotic coincidences and […]

A Christmas Carol Review

Above The Arts 12 – 31 December.  Reviewed by Claire Roderick Combining two of my favourite things – theatre and food – Flanagan Collectives’ A Christmas Carol is fantastic festive fun. Above the Arts becomes Scrooge’s parlour – bookcases and fireplace facing the debtor’s wall – full of double entendre names and the amounts owed. […]

The Snow Queen Review

Theatre N16 11 – 22 December,  Reviewed by Claire Roderick Tatty Hennessy’s adaptation of The Snow Queen is a magical family show, relying on wonderful story telling and quiet moments of wonder rather than in your face pantomime shenanigans. Greta’s (Jessica Arden) brother Kay (James Tobin) has changed, they are arguing all the time, and […]

Stellar cast announced for bold adaption of La Ronde | The Bunker | Feb – Mar 2017

La Ronde A Collaborative Artists production in association with Heretic Production The Bunker, 53A Southwark Street, London SE1 1RU Saturday 11th February 2017 – Saturday 11th March 2017  Collaborative Artists return for 2017 with a bold reimagining of Arthur Schnitzler’s infamous classic La Ronde in a new adaption by Max Gill. La Ronde embraces life’s […]

Ferris & Milnes – Christmas Cracker Review

Ambassadors Theatre 13 December.  Reviewed by Claire Roderick Ferris & Milnes’ West End debut – sadly just a one-off performance – should be available on the NHS as a cure for the Winter blues. Full of festive magic and performed with warmth and wit, Christmas Cracker is a perfect Christmas show. Jam-packed with great numbers […]

US cult “hilllbilly comedy with a heart of gold” comes to the White Bear Theatre

Wildcard Theatre and the White Bear Theatre present: OUT THERE ON FRIED MEAT RIDGE ROADJanuary 17th – February 4th 2017, White Bear Theatre With a run of over six months at Pacific Rep Theatre in Los Angeles, Out There on Fried Meat Ridge Road is a hillbilly comedy with a heart of gold. Writer and […]