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Jamie Lloyd To Direct Assassins at the Menier Chocolate Factory

Jamie Lloyd To Direct Assassins at the Menier Chocolate Factory
Jamie Lloyd is to direct Stephen Sondheim’s Assassins at the Menier Chocolate Factory this Christmas.The show forms part of the venue’s winter season, which also includes Buyer and Cellar, by Jona[...]

Meet The Altar Boyz

Meet The Altar Boyz
Hallelujah! Spread the good news, as the five boyz who will make the band lineup for the UK Premiere of Alater Boyz have today been revealed!Playing band members Matthew, Mark, Luke, Juan and [...]

REVIEW: Antony and Cleopatra, Shakespeares Globe ✭✭✭

REVIEW: Antony and Cleopatra, Shakespeares Globe ✭✭✭
Antony and Cleopatra Shakespeare's Globe 24 August 2014 3 StarsSometimes, quite unexpectedly, live theatre provides wholly unplanned and remarkably memorable moments of pure joy. Cleopatra [...]

Simon Lipkin leads cast of As You Like It at Southwark Playhouse

Simon Lipkin leads cast of As You Like It at Southwark Playhouse
Casting has just been announced for William Shakespeare's As You Like It at Southwark Playhouse which is being staged to co-incide with the Bard's 450th birthday.Simon Lipkin (Avenue Q, Rock o[...]

REVIEW: Lady Celeste: A Star Is Reborn, Camden Fringe at the Phoenix Artist Club ✭✭✭

REVIEW: Lady Celeste: A Star Is Reborn, Camden Fringe at the Phoenix Artist Club ✭✭✭
Lady Celeste: A Star is Reborn Camden Fringe at the Phoenix Artist Club 19 August 2014 3 StarsI remember my first time at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and, in particular, two one person sh[...]

REVIEW: My Night With Reg, Donmar Warehouse ✭✭✭✭✭

REVIEW: My Night With Reg, Donmar Warehouse ✭✭✭✭✭
My Night With Reg Donmar Warehouse 19 August 2014 5 Stars Transferred to Apollo Theatre Jan 2015It's that late part of the night, moonlight has gone and Dawn is just opening an eye. Ever[...]

REVIEW: Go!, Camden Fringe at The Phoenix Artist Club ✭✭✭

REVIEW: Go!, Camden Fringe at The Phoenix Artist Club ✭✭✭
Go! Camden Fringe at The Phoenix Artist Club 20 August 2014 3 StarsWhile the Edinburgh Festival blazes in Scotland and all critical eyes are focussed there, not enough attention is being pa[...]

REVIEW: Epstein, Leicester Square Theatre ✭✭✭✭

REVIEW: Epstein, Leicester Square Theatre ✭✭✭✭
Epstein Leicester Square Theatre 7th August 2014 4 StarsBrian Epstein, the man credited with discovering, packaging and unleashing the Beatles on the world, remains an enigmatic figure toda[...]

REVIEW: Marry Me A Little, St James Theatre ✭✭✭✭

REVIEW: Marry Me A Little, St James Theatre ✭✭✭✭
Marry Me A Little St James Theatre 6 August 2015 4 StarsIn his magnificent tome, Finishing The Hat, Stephen Sondheim opines that theatre lyrics should be sung in their proper context; that cont[...]

REVIEW: The Nether, Royal Court Theatre ✭✭✭

REVIEW: The Nether, Royal Court Theatre ✭✭✭
The Nether Royal Court Theatre August 5, 2014 3 StarsEs Devlin's set for Jennifer Haley's play, The Nether, now having its European premiere at the Royal Court (a co-production with Headlong) u[...]

REVIEW: Forbidden Broadway, Menier Chocolate Factory ✭✭✭

REVIEW: Forbidden Broadway, Menier Chocolate Factory ✭✭✭
Forbidden Broadway Menier Chocolate Factory 31 July 2014 3 StarsYou are ten. You are let loose at a dessert buffet. There is all the ice-cream you can eat; chocolate in various forms, hard,[...]

A Beginner's Guide To Dogfight The Musical

A Beginner's Guide To Dogfight The Musical
A Beginner’s Guide To DOGFIGHT THE MUSICALSo What’s It All About? It's November 21, 1963. On the eve of their deployment to a small but growing conflict in Southeast Asia, three young Marines[...]
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