LAMBERT JACKSON ANNOUNCE DEBUT PRODUCTION THERE’S NOTHIN’ LIKE A DAME – 100 YEARS OF WOMEN IN MUSICAL THEATRE AT CADOGAN HALL

LAMBERT JACKSON ANNOUNCE DEBUT PRODUCTION THERE’S NOTHIN’ LIKE A DAME – 100 YEARS OF WOMEN IN MUSICAL THEATRE AT CADOGAN HALL   Lambert Jackson present There’s Nothin’ Like a Dame 100 Years of Women in Musical Theatre   Cadogan Hall Thursday 30 August, 7.30pm   Lambert Jackson presents its debut show There’s Nothin’ Like a Dame – […]

Oliver Review

The Montgomery, Sheffield – until 30 June Reviewed by Lottie Davis-Browne 4**** Every time I see an advertisement for Sheffield based theatre company Easy Street, I start singing the song of the same name from the 1982 musical Annie! Not only that I turn all “jazz hands” and start wishing I could physically kick my […]

A Midsummer Night’s Dream Review

Wilton’s Music Hall – until Saturday 30th June 2018 Reviewed by Antonia Hebbert 4**** Brush up your Shakespeare before seeing this production by the Faction Ensemble. If you don’t know that the actors are changing seamlessly between three distinct sets of characters, you will soon be as lost as the young lovers whose mix-ups are part […]

Woven Bones Review

Alphabetti Theatre, Newcastle Upon Tyne – 27 June 2018 Reviewed by Andy Bramfitt Take a step through time and walk in the shoes of the Scottish soldiers who became Durham’s darkest secret. Laura Lindow has written a powerful and poignant piece which transports the audience back into 17th century Scotland and brings alive the heart-breaking […]

Whisky Galore Review

Salisbury Playhouse – until 30 June. Reviewed by Nicky Wyatt 3*** It’s all about the Whisky!! Allow yourself to be transported back to the 1940’s for this comic tale, which combines the Osiris Players with a real life shipwreck. Just imagine living on one of two small islands Little and Great Todday. The islands are […]

GARETH GATES TO JOIN CONNOR MCINTYRE AND LES DENNIS IN CINDERELLA

GARETH GATES TO JOIN CONNOR MCINTYRE AND LES DENNIS IN MUST-SEE FAMILY PANTOMIME, CINDERELLA Manchester Opera House have today revealed that Gareth Gates will join the cast of Cinderella as Prince Charming, alongside Coronation Street bad boys Connor McIntyre and Les Dennis who were previously announced as the Ugly Sisters. Gareth Gates rose to stardom in 2002 as runner-up in the UK’s first Pop Idol. In a phenomenal […]

Phoenix Dance Theatre Sail Home

PHOENIX DANCE THEATRE RETURN HOME   Phoenix at Home 18th – 20th October now on sale   It’s been quite a year for internationally-renowned, Leeds-based contemporary dance company, Phoenix Dance Theatre. Twelve months ago its Artistic Director, Sharon Watson, announced she was creating a first-ever dance piece around the subject of Windrush, the ship that brought the […]

The Last Ship Review

York Theatre Royal until Saturday 30th June 2018. Reviewed by Michelle Richardson 5***** Sting’s debut musical The Last Ship has hit York Theatre Royal this week as part of a successful UK tour. Word had certainly gotten around and Sting’s involvement was obviously a big draw, as the theatre was packed out, a great sight […]