Monthly Archive: June 2015

Cider With Rosie @ The Spring, Havant 0

Cider With Rosie @ The Spring, Havant

Cider with Rosie is one of those plays… you know, the ones you’ve definitely heard of and you think you know a bit about but that you’ve somehow never seen. Determined to rectify that I...

Kneehigh’s Rebecca Heads to The Mayflower 0

Kneehigh’s Rebecca Heads to The Mayflower

REBECCA is timeless; the book beloved by generations and the iconic Alfred Hitchcock Oscar winning film a classic. Now REBECCA arrives on the stage! Emma Rice, the award winning director, has created a spellbinding new production of Daphne...

St James Theatre Discovers You Won’t Succeed on Broadway if You Don’t Have any Jews 0

St James Theatre Discovers You Won’t Succeed on Broadway if You Don’t Have any Jews

It has been said that ‘You won’t succeed on Broadway if you don’t have any Jews’. Broadway wouldn’t be what it is today without the Jewish composers and writers whose melodies we so greatly adore.

Stage Door Records Announce Lost West End Album 0

Stage Door Records Announce Lost West End Album

We’ve always been fascinated by those shows that never make it… the ones that arrive in a furore of excitement and almost immediately disappear again. So as you can imagine, this new release from Stage...

Guys and Dolls Heading to The Savoy! 0

Guys and Dolls Heading to The Savoy!

It’s consistently hailed as one of the greatest musicals, topped Mark Shenton’s list of favourites and was one of the best things we saw last year… and now Chichester Festival Theatre’s superb take on Guys...

A Damsel In Distress @ Chichester Festival Theatre 0

A Damsel In Distress @ Chichester Festival Theatre

In recent years Chichester Festival Theatre has had a knack of creating hit after hit from fresh takes on classic musicals. I suppose it was inevitable then that they would eventually come to launching a...

Casting announced for the European premiere of Orson’s Shadow 0

Casting announced for the European premiere of Orson’s Shadow

Final casting is announced today for the European premiere of Orson’s Shadow, a critically acclaimed comedy by Austin Pendleton, about the time when Hollywood giants Orson Welles and Laurence Olivier worked together for the first...

DVD REVIEW: Shakespeare’s Globe Box Sets 0

DVD REVIEW: Shakespeare’s Globe Box Sets

I’m constantly amazed that these days if I miss a major production of a play in the West End I can generally pop along to the local cinema and watch it there or even in...

Pixie Lott To Star In New Production of Breakfast At Tiffanys 0

Pixie Lott To Star In New Production of Breakfast At Tiffanys

Pixie Lott will star as Holly Golightly in a limited 12-week season of Breakfast at Tiffany’s at the Theatre Royal Haymarket in London’s West End in 2016.  This will follow the first UK and Ireland...

Further Casting Announced For Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company Season 0

Further Casting Announced For Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company Season

Tom Bateman, Jessie Buckley, Jack Colgrave Hirst, Hadley Fraser, Michael Pennington, Zoe Rainey, Miranda Raison, John Shrapnel, Kathryn Wilder and Jimmy Yuill join the cast of the Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company productions of The Winter’s...