A Little Night Music – Review

A Little Night Music     Palace Theatre     26 January 2015 It is often easy to overlook the significant contribution Stephen Sondheim’s collaborators make to...

Review – Kings of Broadway

Alex Parker is the real deal. With the triumphant production of Gypsy having closed the night before, it took courage to open a concert with...

Book Review – Pure Imagination: A Sorta-Biography

Rex Harrison expressed grave doubts about ‘Talk To The Animals’. ‘It’s such a silly song,’ he opined. ‘That’s because it comes from a silly story,’...

Jason Robert Brown In Concert – Review

Jason Robert Brown In Concert     Royal Festival Hall     26 May 2015 Jason Robert Brown is like the ugly duckling of Broadway composers –...

Review – Sattriya

On Sunday 10th July the Dancing Monks of Majui Island descended on Kings College to present to an open audience the beauty and intricacies...

Cabaret Review – Amanda McBroom

When Ruth Leon, the host and artistic director of the Crazy Coqs cabaret, introduces an act as,  "probably one of the greatest night club...

Of Thee I Sing – Review

Balance. The key to any successful staging of a musical is balance. Balance between words and music, between voice and orchestra, between character and vocal...
Bernadette Peters

Review – Bernadette Peters In Concert

Those legs. That dress. Those breasts. That hair. That slinky, sultry, seductive voice. This can only be Bernadette Peters In Concert - for, actually,...

Follies in Concert – Review

Concert versions of musicals are very unforgiving. Unless they are performed with great skill and indefatigable brio, they can do nothing but disappoint. Absent...

Review – Hey, Old Friends

If proof be needed, and I doubt that seriously it is, that the West End is not currently over-blessed with male musical theatre stars,...

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Saturday, Sunday, Monday

This new production of Saturday, Sunday, Monday puts a venerable war-horse through a striking new set of paces reflecting great credit on ensemble values...

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