Motown the Musical Review

Motown the Musical (Sunderland Empire) ★★★★ October 19, 2019  For: West End Wilma  https://www.westendwilma.com/review-motown-the-musical-sunderland-empire-october-2019/ I arrived at Sunderland Empire expecting to see a tribute concert to the many glorious songs produced on the Motown label. However I was delighted to find that it is actually the Berry Gordy story – which might not be a dynamic name for a musical but it […]

The Girl Who Fell Review

Trafalgar Studios – until 23 November 2019 Reviewed by Claire Roderick 4**** The aftermath of a teenager’s death really shouldn’t be this funny, but Sarah Rutherford has created a thoroughly modern, soul searching and hilarious play. The sketchy details of 15-year-old Sam’s suicide are revealed slowly throughout the production as those closest to her struggle […]

Two Trains Running Review

Yvonne Arnaud, Guildford – until 19 October 2019 Reviewed by Heather Chalkley 5***** August Wilson provides a window into the lives of black Americans, living through historic moments in different decades, in a series of plays referred to as The Pittsburgh Cycle. Two Trains Running is based in the 60’s, on the cusp of the civil rights […]

COME FROM AWAY further extends in the West End

THE OLIVIER AWARD-WINNING “BEST NEW MUSICAL” COME FROM AWAY FURTHER EXTENDS BOOKING THROUGH TO 23 MAY 2020 TODAY MARKS THE 300TH PERFORMANCE OF THE HIT MUSICAL IN THE UK AND ITS 300,000TH VISITOR THE PRODUCTION IS TO PARTNER WITH CENTREPOINT AS COMPANY ‘SLEEPS-OUT’ FOR CHARITY Website | Twitter | Facebook | Instagram As hit musical Come From Away celebrates its 300th performance and 300,000th visitor […]

WELCOME TO THE SPECTACULAR SPECTACULAR! Moulin Rouge! The Musical to open in London, March 2021

WELCOME TO THE      SPECTACULAR SPECTACULAR! Alex Timbers’ acclaimed production to make UK Premiere Opening March 2021 at Piccadilly Theatre, London Moulin Rouge! The Musical Based on the 20th Century Fox Motion Picture by Baz Luhrmann Global Creatures, the producers of Moulin Rouge! The Musical, are thrilled to announce today that the first UK production of the acclaimed […]

Further casting announced for the New Adaptation of Chekhov’s Uncle Vanya

Sonia Friedman ProductionsGavin Kalin Productions, Rupert Gavin, Patrick Gracey/Scott M. Delman, 1001 Nights Productions, Tulchin Bartner Productionsin association withLen Blavatnik, Eilene Davidson Productions, Louise & Brad Edgertonpresent UNCLE VANYABy Anton ChekhovIn a new adaptation by Conor McPhersonDirected by Ian Rickson Rosalind Eleazar, Aimee Lou Wood, Anna Calder-Marshall, Dearbhla Molloy, Peter Wight and Ciarán Hinds will join […]

Bah Humbug! Acclaimed adaptation of Dickens’ Christmas classic brings festive magic to historical London | Antic Disposition’s A Christmas Carol, Middle Temple Hall | 21 – 30 December 2019

Cast announced for Antic Disposition’s A Christmas Carol Middle Temple Hall, Middle Temple Lane, London, EC4Y 9AT Saturday 21st – Monday 30th December 2019 Returning to the spectacular Middle Temple Hall, where Charles Dickens himself studied law, Antic Disposition’s acclaimed adaptation of A Christmas Carol is back for a fifth magical season this December. One […]

Strictly – The Professionals UK Tour 2020 line-up announcement

STRICTLY COME DANCING – THE PROFESSIONALS 2020 UK TOUR PRO DANCERS ANNOUNCED TICKETS ON SALE NOW ★★★★★ Mail on Sunday Dust off your dancing shoes! Following the hugely successful Strictly Come Dancing – The Professionals 2019 UK Tour, fans up and down the UK will be thrilled to learn the line-up of dancers who will […]