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REVIEW | Shrek the Musical | UK Tour

The charming tale of everybody’s favourite ogre has been taken from screen to stage to create the spectacular Shrek The Musical.  The musical truly brings the story to life as it delves deeper into the storyline to produce a much more developed version of the film. It takes you back in time to Shrek and Fiona’s childhood,…

REVIEW | Guys and Dolls | Royal Exchange

By moving the iconic musical Guys and Dolls slightly up north in New York, Talawa Theatre has managed to create a brand new production set in Harlem that captures the lives of New York gangsters, circling their gambling and love lives through classic musical theatre. Director Michael Buffong has maintained the central storyline of Sky…

Cilla the musical review

REVIEW | Cilla the Musical | UK Tour

Cilla the Musical arrived up north in Manchester last night as a jam-packed evening of Cilla’s greatest hits telling the story of her extensive career as Liverpool’s most loved singer. The production itself showcases the rising star’s career from the moment she stepped on stage to sing at the Cavern Club. She continues to sing…

Little Women the musical at the Hope Mill Theatre - Amie Giselle-Ward

INTERVIEW | Amie Giselle-Ward talks taking on the role of ultimate feminist Jo March in Little Women

The Hope Mill Theatre is still relatively new but their success is astounding, with productions transferring to London, it’s a theatrical hub up in the North. This Christmas they are bringing the heartwarming musical Little Women to their stage, the classic story of the four March sisters is brought to life through a stunning score….

REVIEW | Sunset Boulevard | UK Tour

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s adaptation of Billy Wilder’s 1951 film Sunset Boulevard is bursting with the glitz and glamour of Hollywood and the intense drama surrounding faded movie star Norma Desmond’s life. Set in 1940, screenwriter Joe Gillis is struggling to get his lucky break when one evening he stumbles across the home of Norma Desmond,…