Review: War Horse

A few weeks ago I wrote a post about War Horse’s recent interview with Michael Morpurgo, the author of the book War Horse. I was then invited to go down to London and watch the show and what an experience that was. I’d previously seen the show at the Birmingham Hippodrome a few years ago…

Review: Oklahoma

Rogers and Hammerstein’s first collaboration Oklahoma delighted audiences at the Birmingham Hippodrome last night. From the moment Curly (Ashley Day) began Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin I knew I was in for a treat. Considering it was one of the first ever musicals, the show at times did feel a little dated, however the actors provided electric energy which…

BE Festival

On Tuesday I attended the opening night of BE Festival. Upon approaching the Birmingham Rep I could hear music blasting through the windows and as soon as I walked through the door I was surprised with so much creation and colour. The creators of BE Festival don’t hold back, the entirety of the foyer was…

BE Festival 2015 ticket giveaway

  BE FESTIVAL 2015 Ticket Giveaway BE festival is fast approaching, Birmingham’s biggest European Arts festival held at the Birmingham Repetory theatre from the 23rd-27th of June. I previously blogged about the event and you can read all about it here. They have launched an exciting competition to win two festival passes worth £200. The festival…