The Astonishing Adventures of Pinocchio Review

Hertford Theatre – until 1st January Reviewed by Keiley Archer 4**** There is nothing as enjoyable as a traditional Pantomime to get yourself into the Christmas spirit, and The Astonishing Adventures of Pinocchio does not disappoint. It follows the story of Pinocchio’s quest to transform from a puppet into a real boy, with other well-known […]

A Christmas Story – The Musical Review

Waterloo East Theatre, London – until 22 December 2018 Reviewed by Sabrina Fancy 4**** As a huge fan of the 1983 film ‘A Christmas story, I was excited to learn that the film was adapted for the stage. From the songwriting team behind award-winning films, La La Land and The Greatest Showman, – I had […]

The Night Before Christmas Review

Southwark Playhouse, London until 29 December 2018 Reviewed by Lisa Harlow 3*** This is a revival of Anthony Neilson’s twisted festive comedy. Billed as an alchemical version of South Park, Miracle on 34th Street and Scrooged, this is an alternative Christmas message for those sourpusses who reached their limit for mince pies and flammable tinsel […]