Tagged: Mayflower Theatre

The Red Shoes @ Mayflower Theatre, Southampton 0

The Red Shoes @ Mayflower Theatre, Southampton

It’s a rare thing, when you’re a regular theatregoer, to see something that is truly fresh and wonderfully new! Matthew Bourne seems to have knack for it though and his adaptation of The Red Shoes,...

Billy Elliott @ The Mayflower, Southampton 0

Billy Elliott @ The Mayflower, Southampton

Billy Elliott is a musical steeped in the eighties, from Thatcher to Miners strikes by way of some very bright leg warmers it drips with the trappings of the decade… and yet, with a story...

Cheap Seats’ Shows of 2016 0

Cheap Seats’ Shows of 2016

2016 is nearly over and while we’re looking excited to see what 2017 holds it would be remiss of us not to reflect on the shows that have entertained us this year!

The Wind In The Willows @ The Mayflower, Southampton 0

The Wind In The Willows @ The Mayflower, Southampton

I’ve had a tough week, the day job has been grinding me down and I haven’t seen the sun in days. Frankly, when I left the office yesterday I was thoroughly fed up and downbeat…...

The Shawshank Redemption @ The Mayflower, Southampton 0

The Shawshank Redemption @ The Mayflower, Southampton

It’s one of Hollywood’s great anachronisms, a movie that underwhelmed at the box office but came to define the burgeoning home video market, and all from a throwaway short story by an author better known...

Sheridan Smith Rejoins Funny Girl at Mayflower, Southampton 0

Sheridan Smith Rejoins Funny Girl at Mayflower, Southampton

We didn’t get to see Funny Girl at the Menier and somehow missed it when it transferred too, so we were glad to hear the production would be heading out on tour. Imagine our delight when...

Guys and Dolls @ Mayflower, Southampton 0

Guys and Dolls @ Mayflower, Southampton

I’ve gone on record previously saying that Guys and Dolls is my favourite musical, in fact for me it’s about as close to perfection as I’ve heard from a musical! I loved this production in...

Avenue Q @ The Mayflower, Southampton 0

Avenue Q @ The Mayflower, Southampton

I’m a bit of an Avenue Q fan, I think we can admit that. In fact, every time this production has appeared anywhere near home I’ve made a point to go see it, you can...

An Inspector Calls @ The Mayflower, Southampton 0

An Inspector Calls @ The Mayflower, Southampton

We’ve always been intrigued by Stephen Daldry’s highly revered production of this classic play but it has somehow consistently eluded us. Determined to cover it when the next chance came we dispatched Emma van Kooperen to...

Chicago @ The Mayflower, Southampton 0

Chicago @ The Mayflower, Southampton

Revisiting a show you know and love can be like seeing an old friend after some time apart. There’s a reassuring familiarity but you can’t help noticing a few things are different since you last...