Fantasmagorical musical is Bang on target

Fantasmagorical musical is Bang on target. A local amateur theatre company is enjoying a successful run of the family favourite Chitty Chitty Bang Bang at Darlington Hippodrome. Darlington Operatic Society are receiving rave reviews for their current run of the all-time family classic musical Chitty Chitty Bang Bang at Darlington Hippodrome. Following almost a year of planning […]

WICKED DEFIES GRAVITY OVER MANCHESTER IN CELEBRATION OF HALLOWEEN AND ITS FINAL RETURN TO MANCHESTER THIS CHRISTMAS

WICKED DEFIES GRAVITY OVER MANCHESTER! IN CELEBRATION OF HALLOWEEN AND ITS FINAL RETURN TO MANCHESTER THIS CHRISTMAS WICKED, the West End and Broadway musical sensation that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, celebrated Halloween and its final return to Manchester this Christmas with an exclusive photo-shoot of Elphaba ‘Defying Gravity’ atop King Street Townhouse. This […]

Trial By Laughter Review

Yvonne Arnaud Theatre – until 3rd November Review by Heather Chalkley 5***** Hislop and Newman take the essence of a story plucked from the tomes of political history, to produce a clever and funny piece. It reminds us that the debate around the freedom of the press is as alive today as it has always […]

Rain Man Review

Leeds Grand Theatre – until Saturday 3 November 2018 Reviewed By Dawn Smallwood 4**** Rain Man is the first ever production under the new Classic Screen to Stage Theatre Company, formerly Bill Kenwright Ltd, and is currently on a national tour. This stage adaptation is based on 1988 multi award winning film starring Tom Cruise and […]

CAROLINE, OR CHANGE starts rehearsals and offers unique ticket scheme

www.carolineorchange.co.uk | @carolinewestend Ambassador Theatre Group, Gavin Kalin Productions, Glass Half Full Productions and Rupert Gavin In association with Hampstead Theatre  Present The Chichester Festival Theatre Production of CAROLINE, OR CHANGE Book and lyrics by TONY KUSHNER Music by JEANINE TESORI Directed by MICHAEL LONGHURST Playhouse Theatre, London from 20 November 2018 to 6 April 2019 DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND, THE FIVE-STAR PRODUCTION EXTENDS […]

Northern Broadsides & New Vic Theatre to stage Much Ado About Nothing featuring Reece Dinsdale – Opening at New Vic Theatre in Feb 2019 then touring

Northern Broadsides and New Vic Theatre, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Co-produce   Much Ado About Nothing By William Shakespeare   Directed by Conrad Nelson                       Designed by Lis Evans Lighting by Daniella Beattie Musical director Rebekah Hughes Featuring Reece Dinsdale Opening venue: 8 February–2 March 2019 , New Vic Theatre, Newcastle-under-Lyme National tour: 5 March-25 May 2019 “I do love nothing in the world so well […]

BEN LOCKWOOD, RUPERT HENDERSON AND OLIVER KADERBHAI PRESENT HIT OFF-BROADWAY MUSICAL STRIKING 12

BEN LOCKWOOD, RUPERT HENDERSON AND OLIVER KADERBHAI PRESENT HIT OFF-BROADWAY MUSICAL STRIKING 12 Ben Lockwood, Rupert Henderson and Oliver Kaderbhai present STRIKING 12 Inspired by The Little Matchgirl by Hans Christian Andersen Book music and lyrics by Brendan Milburn and Valerie Vigoda Book and lyrics by Rachel Sheinkin Directed by Oliver Kaderbhai; Designer: Natalie Johnson; Lighting Designer: Alex Lewer Union Theatre 28 November – […]

RIFCO THEATRE COMPANY ANNOUNCE AMEET CHANA AS ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR

RIFCO THEATRE COMPANY ANNOUNCE AMEET CHANA AS ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR   Following their latest national tour of Gurpreet Kaur Bhatti’s Dishoom, Rifco Theatre Company have appointed actor and director Ameet Chana as Associate Director. This new role for Rifco Theatre Company will expand their current programme of work with a particular focus on their Studio and […]

Brendan Cole All Night Long Review

Kings Theatre Southsea Review by Nicky Wyatt 5***** Strictly’s bad boy Brendan may not be on our screens on a Saturday night anymore, he is however touring the country with his fabulous show. It’s like an up close and personal masterclass in all things strictly with lots more thrown in. The show opens with its […]