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REVIEW | Stadium | Birmingham Rep

What happens when you integrate theatre and football? The Birmingham Rep’s new commission Stadium is the answer to that. As director Mohamed El Khatib delves into the passion, love and dedication towards football the Midlands really has. With the Midlands being an area dominated by football, particularly due to the rivalry between Aston Villa and Birmingham City,…

Noise at the Old Rep Review

REVIEW | Noise | Birmingham’s Old Rep

Premiering this bold new piece of writing by Birmingham writer Thomas Moran, it’s a heart-warming and thought-provoking story about love and the challenges intertwined within that centred around the LGBTQ community. In this bold new production, it tells the story of a group of freshers starting at university together. As we are introduced to the…

Exploring the Illuminati through dance with choreographer Rosie Kay

“‘Fake News’ and ‘Alternative Facts’ have become the news, and the fragile balance of trust between truth, the news, our leaders and the media has been fractured,” writes Rosie Kay, award-winning choreographer about her latest show MK Ultra, that looks at the idea of conspiracy theories in pop culture through powerfully hypnotic dance. Established in 2014, Rosie…

REVIEW | Wonderland | UK Tour

Frank Wildhorn’s new musical Wonderland is a contemporary adaptation of the classic tale of Alice, who falls down the rabbit hole into the mystical world of Wonderland. Alice (Kerry Ellis) is forty-years-old and lives in the middle of a city with her incredibly mature daughter Ellie (Naomi Morris). Stuck in a rut, and feeling rotten about herself, she…

REVIEW | Blood Brothers | UK Tour

Willy Russell’s Blood Brothers is an iconic musical that tours the UK frequently with a variety of casts. This year marks the tenth time the show has toured to the Birmingham Hippodrome, and it stars a very special leading lady. Lyn Paul, known as the definitive Mrs Johnstone, reprises the role in this flawless production. She…

A scene from Sister Act @ Leicester Curve. Directed and Choreographed by Craig Revel Horwood. (Opening 30-07-16) ©Tristram Kenton 07/16 (3 Raveley Street, LONDON NW5 2HX TEL 0207 267 5550 Mob 07973 617 355)email: tristram@tristramkenton.com

REVIEW | Sister Act | UK Tour

Praise the lord that the New Alex Theatre in Birmingham were graced with the spectacular vocals, slick dialogue and all-round dazzling production Sister Act. Currently on a UK tour, Sister Act is the story of feisty young diva Deloris, an aspiring superstar from Philadelphia who is desperate to find an agent who will make her a…

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