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Stephen Sondheim's Follies at National Theatre

REVIEW: Follies, National Theatre ✭✭✭✭✭

Follies National Theatre, 8th September 2017 5 Stars Book Follies Tickets Folly is an interesting concept: it has fascinated the western mind all the way from Erasmus of Rotterdam’s philosphical contemplation, through the artificial landscaping constructions that adorn the estates of Stowe and Stourhead, Ermenonville and Versailles, to the variety entertainments of late 19th century […]

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Imelda Staunton in Gypsy at the Savoy Theatre London

Gypsy Extends West End Run

Following the resounding critical response to the opening of Gypsy in the West End, the show has announced an extension and is now booking at the Savoy Theatre until 28 November 2015. BritishTheatre.com’s lead critic Stephen Collins gave the show an unprecedented 6 star review saying “Staunton is simply magnificent as Rose. In absolutely every […]

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Angela Lansbury and Imelda Staunton at the opening night of Gypsy in London

GALLERY: Gypsy Opening Night

Gypsy opened last night in London in front of a star-studded audience and to critical raves. Starring Imelda Staunton as Mamma Rose, Peter Davison as Herbie and Lara Pulver as Louise, London’s original Momma Rose – Angela Lansbury was in the audience. Gypsy is directed by Jonathan Kent, with book by Arthur Laurents, Gypsy has […]

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Imelda Staunton in Gypsy at the Savoy Theatre London

A 6 Star Review – Why?

Every so often a piece of theatre surpasses expectations and gives a reviewer pause when writing his/her review. Such was the case last night when our lead critic Stephen Collins went to review Gypsy. At the conclusion of the show, and after writing his review, it was time to settle on the star rating, which […]

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