Putting It Together to replace A Christmas Story at Hope Mill Theatre

PUTTING IT TOGETHER   WORDS AND MUSIC BY STEPHEN SONDHEIM   HOPE MILL THEATRE IN MANCHESTER   WEDNESDAY 24 OCTOBER – SATURDAY 24 NOVEMBER 2018     Hope Mill Theatre in Manchester and Aria Entertainment have announced that musical revue showPutting it Together will replace the previously announced A Christmas Story, as its fifth and final in-house […]

Vulvarine: A New Musical Review

Vulvarine: A New Musical runs at Assembly George Square Studios as part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2018 @ 19:00 daily from 1 – 26 August 2018. For further information, please visit edfringe.com 5 stars for an excellent and unmissable show Reviewed by Debs Baird  @debschebbs Cast: Andrew Dillon, Robyn Grant, Jamie Mawson, Allie Munro & Katie […]

Our Big Love Story Review

Courtyard Theatre, Hoxton, London – until 4 August 2018 Reviewed by Lisa Harlow 2** The title of the play does not give its game away. It sounds rather like a teenage girl’s magazine article. Most of the characters are indeed teenagers, but most of the dialogue would not be featuring in a typical teenage magazine! […]

Summer Holiday – The Musical Review

Leeds Grand Theatre – until Saturday 4th August 2018 Reviewed By Dawn Smallwood 4**** Summer Holiday – The Musical is certainly going where the sun shines brightly and particularly during this exceptional summer. Summer Holiday -The Musical has begun its tour in Liverpool in May 2018 and continues its UK tour including a current stop at […]


YORKSHIRE’S OWN MUSICAL IS COMING HOME   Calendar Girls The Musical to return home to Leeds Grand Theatre from Thursday 16 August to Saturday 1 September Cast members celebrate Yorkshire Day with exclusive recording of Yorkshire: https://we.tl/cavO7tspff What better way to celebrate Yorkshire Day than welcoming back Yorkshire’s own – and award-winning musical – Calendar Girls, to Gods Own County […]

The Play That Goes Wrong Review

Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield – until 4th August 2018. Reviewed by Sophie Dodworth 5***** The Play That Goes Wrong is on Broadway, in its fourth year at the West End and touring the UK. The play won Best New Comedy at the Olivier Awards and also Whatsonstage Awards. Mischief Theatre Company do a fine job of […]


The King’s Theatre Glasgow – until 4 August 2018 Reviewed by Linda McLaughlan 5***** ‘OUTSTANDING TRUTHFUL PERCEPTION OF THE STRUGGLES REACHING FOR THE STARS ’ We have all seen the TV Series, the Motion Picture and no doubt read the book but the stage performance brings the story to life in a different way through […]

An Officer and A Gentleman Review

Bristol Hippodrome – until 4 August 2018 Reviewed by Lucy Hitchcock 4**** Love lifts us up where we belong and this cast certainly belongs on the stage! Having never seen the original film of An Officer and A Gentleman, I had a completely open mind and was excited to see this show. I was thoroughly […]