Tag: musical

Review: Queerteria TV, Above The Stag Theatre

“Enjoy the weirdness” In a dystopian Britain, we find ourselves as the live audience for a recently taken over TV station, now known as Queertertia TV. Where we meet an array of odd characters who are recreating classic television shows in front of us in the set of a ruined nightclub. They call it club […]

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Irving Berlin’s ‘White Christmas’ announced at The Dominion Theatre!

Make it a magical Christmas with this spectacular brand-new production of Irving Berlin’s WHITE CHRISTMAS. Experience this ‘terrific dose of pure escapism’ (The Times) as this feel-good family musical lights up London’s Dominion Theatre for a strictly limited season from November 2019. Reprising their acclaimed roles following a sell-out season at Leicester Curve are Danny Mac (Sunset […]

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Review: Romance, Romance – Above The Stag Theatre

“Light-hearted fun” With the original production running on Broadway in the late eighties and even though it was nominated for a handful of Tony Awards, Romance, Romance hasn’t resurfaced much since. Set as two separate stories in two separate acts, the musical follows two individuals and the romantic entanglements that surround them – one (‘The […]

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Waitress, Adelphi Theatre

“London doesn’t have another offering quite like this on the menu” When ‘Waitress’ was announced to be transferring to the West End, everyone was suddenly hungry for pie! Having been on Broadway since 2016, some even wondered whether the UK would get to see this ‘sweet’ show grace to London stage. Now, that day has […]

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[titleofshow], Above The Stag Theatre

“[titleofshow] …deserves to come back again and again on the London fringe theatre scene” The musical-within-a-musical format is used throughout many different productions. The musical-about-writing-a-musical format, not as frequent, and nowadays can be a bit more of a compelling premise. [titleofshow] introduces us to Hunter and Jeff, a writing duo who try to put together […]

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Come From Away, Phoenix Theatre

“This heartwarming, 100-minute show is showing all of its peers what good, modern theatre looks like and we welcome it with open arms” New musicals, Broadway transfers, revivals and new renditions of classics are flying into the West End left, right and centre recently. But if one show deserves your attention, it’s Come From Away. […]

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& Juliet – A new pop musical coming to the West End in November. Tickets available here!

Romeo & Juliet final scene. Juliet picks up the dagger and….gets a life. & Juliet is the irreverent and fun-loving new West End musical that asks: what if Juliet’s famous ending was really just her beginning? What if she decided to choose her own fate? And what if she got over Romeo by running off […]

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Little Miss Sunshine Musical announces Off-West End run before UK Tour!

The European premiere of Little Miss Sunshine at Arcola Theatre will star Olivier nominee Laura Pitt-Pulford as Sheryl, the matriarch of the eccentric Hoover family, Olivier award winner Gary Wilmot as Grandpa (the role that won Alan Arkin an Academy award), Gabriel Vick as Sheryl’s husband Richard, two-time Olivier nominee Paul Keating as Sheryl’s brother […]

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Notre Dame de Paris, London Coliseum

“Simply Beautiful!” Almost twenty years ago, Notre Dame de Paris had its West End premiere at The Dominion Theatre and the reviews were much less than desirable. One of the show’s stars, Daniel Lavoie claims “The write ups were horrible. They killed us”. Simply put, the show didn’t translate as well as they’d hoped. The […]

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