Moonfleet Review

Salisbury Playhouse – until 5 MayReviewed by Jo Gordon3*** Based on a novel by J Meade Faulkner written way back in 1898, Moonfleet is the newest musical to come out of the Salisbury Playhouse from a collaboration by Russell Hepplewhite and Gareth Machin. Set in a coastal village named Moonfleet we meet John Trenchard (Ryan Heenan), […]

Sunset Boulevard Review

Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield – until 28th April 2018. Reviewed by Sophie Dodworth 4**** Movie star glitz, glamour and romance oozes at the Lyceum Theatre with this famous, popular musical. This tour follows a successful run at Londons’ Coliseum Theatre and much of the cast have stayed the same. This production lands in the Sheffield theatre, […]

When We Were Brothers Review

The Underground, Bradford – until Saturday 5th May 2018 Reviewed By Dawn Smallwood 5***** Freedom Studios presents and brings When We Were Brothers for its world premiere at The Underground Bar in Bradford. Written by Ben Tagoe this play explores the journey of two men growing up in the world and it raises relevant issues […]

The Golden F**king Years Review

Jack Studio Theatre – until 28 April Reviewed by Claire Roderick 3*** After being married for 20 years, Gordon and Helen’s retirement in Spain was meant to be idyllic, seeing out their golden years in the sun. The reality is very different. Gordon is bored but unwilling to try anything new that might add colour […]

FULL CASTING ANNOUNCEMENT THE RHYTHM METHOD – headlining Fertility Fest at The Bush and run at The Landor

THE RHYTHM METHOD A musical love story (with contraception)     The Stable developing & producing new musicals   Today, The Stable announces the full cast of THE RHYTHM METHOD, an extraordinary new contemporary British musical in the making. A show about the stuff that’s difficult to talk about – sex, relationships and contraception.   The cast of […]

A TOUCH OF VEGAS COMING TO DARLINGTON

A TOUCH OF VEGAS COMING TO DARLINGTON Direct from an acclaimed West End season, the Olivier Award-nominated The Rat Pack – Live from Las Vegas is on its way to Darlington Hippodrome with a very special guest star. With Garrett Phillips as Frank Sinatra, Nigel Casey as Dean Martin and David Hayes as Sammy Davis […]

WHATSONSTAGE ANNOUNCE RESULTS OF SURVEY TO FIND THE UK’S FAVOURITE SHAKESPEARE PLAY – Hamlet tops the survey announced on Shakespeare’s birthday

WHATSONSTAGE ANNOUNCE RESULTS OF SURVEY TO FIND THE UK’S FAVOURITE SHAKESPEARE PLAY Hamlet tops the survey announced on Shakespeare’s birthday   On William Shakespeare’s birthday, 23 April 2018, leading theatrical website WhatsOnStage announce the results of the company’s survey to find the nation’s favourite Shakespeare play – Hamlet leads the poll with 13% of the vote, narrowly […]

Casting announced for the Octagon Theatre Bolton’s site-specific production of Summer Holiday

Casting announced for the Octagon Theatre Bolton’s site-specific production of Summer Holiday   Octagon Theatre Bolton are delighted to announce full casting for their forthcoming site-specific production of the musical Summer Holiday. The production’s cast will feature Michael Peavoy (The Fall of The Master Builder, West Yorkshire Playhouse and Jane Eyre, Octagon Theatre Bolton) as Don; Eleanor Brown (Singin’ in the rain, Bolton Octagon/Salisbury […]

The Canterville Ghost Review

The Peacock Theatre – Friday 20th April 2018 Reviewed by Sharon and Georgia Kennedy 5***** THE CANTERVILLE GHOST- A ballet based on a novella by Oscar Wilde STARRING: Zack Tidwell as the ghost, Amelia Davison as Virginia, Otto May as Cecil Duke of Cheshire and the Company of the London Children’s Ballet. This is the […]