The Wolves of Willoughby Chase Review

Jack Studio Theatre – until 6 January.  Reviewed by Claire Roderick 5***** Joan Aiken’s classic novel is brought to magical life as a fantastic festive feast of villainy, bravery and cheese appreciation. Russ Tunney’s adaptation, with a cast of five portraying the quirky characters that people Aitken’s alternate 1832 England, is jam-packed with knowing wit […]

Its Panto Time

The Majestic Theatre, Darlington opened its doors today (29 December 2017) and welcomed in just under 200 children and families to see Cinderella as part of the charity Cash For Kids.   The Majestic gave out free tickets for disadvantaged families, giving them a Christmas treat, with many of the children never attending a pantomime […]

THEATRE ROYAL STRATFORD EAST’S CELEBRATED PANTOMIME RAPUNZEL TO BE LIVE STREAMED TO NEWHAM UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL AND ST FRANCIS AND RICHARD HOUSE HOSPICES

THEATRE ROYAL STRATFORD EAST’S CELEBRATED PANTOMIMERAPUNZEL TO BE LIVE STREAMED TO NEWHAM UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL AND ST FRANCIS AND RICHARD HOUSE HOSPICES   Live stream: 28 December 2pm   Theatre Royal Stratford East today announces the live-streaming of their acclaimed pantomime Rapunzel to children at Newham University Hospital, St Francis Hospice and Richard House Children’s Hospice on 28 December at 2pm. Using the latest digital technology, the […]

CHICAGO Now On Sale!

TICKETS NOW ON SALE FOR CHICAGO AT LONDON’S PHOENIX THEATRE Tickets are now on sale for the West End run of the multi award-winning CHICAGO, the world’s longest running American musical. Following a successful UK and international tour, CHICAGO will be transferring into London, with performances at the Phoenix Theatre from Monday 26 March 2018. […]

A SPOONFUL OF SHERMAN’ The new musical stage show featuring the songs of the Oscar-winning brothers

UNITED THEATRICAL and MUSICWORLD (UK) Announce a special 100 year anniversary UK tour of ROBERT J. SHERMAN’s‘A SPOONFUL OF SHERMAN’ The new musical stage show featuring the songs of the Oscar-winning brothers: Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. ShermanPerformed by a highly talented cast led by Olivier-nominated Sophie-Louise Dann2018: February 14th-March 30th with more to follow at theatres […]

Slava’s Snowshow Review

Royal Festival Hall – until 4 January 2018.  Reviewed by Lisa Harlow 5***** Shows featuring clowns haven’t always been held in my highest regard in the past. Thankfully this international award winner deserves all of its accolades. The audience warmly embraced this return visit of Slava and his clowns from the start. I had wondered […]

Beauty and the Beast Review

Grand Opera House York – until Sunday 7th January.  Reviewed by Michelle Richardson 4**** This year is certainly big on Beauty and the Beast, with the live action film hitting the cinema screens earlier this year. Three Bears Productions turns the story in a pantomime and brings their version to York’s Grand Opera House this Christmas. […]