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Crazy For You UK Tour

REVIEW | Crazy For You | UK Tour

Iconic romantic comedy Crazy For You is high-kicking across the country in a UK tour of the Watermill Theatre’s glorious production. With book by Ken Ludwig and lyrics by Ira Gershwin, it has all the elements of an old-school musical in this feel-good production. Set in New York, frustrated Broadway dancer Bobby, son of a…

The cast of Strictly Ballroom The Musical. Photo by Johan Persson

REVIEW | Strictly Ballroom | West End

Bursting onto the West End with glitter and sequins galore, Strictly Ballroom is a fabulously fiery new production that is bound to sweep you off your feet. Based on Baz Luhrmann’s iconic 1992 film, it’s a story about breaking out of the norm and using your creativity. When ballroom dancer Scott Hasting’s dreams of dancing…

REVIEW | The Last Ship | UK Tour

Sting’s new musical The Last Ship is close to his heart, and this British musical captures the heart and soul of the people of Tyneside when they fear they are going to lose it all. Inspired by Sting’s 1991 album The Soul Cages, and his own childhood experiences, The Last Ship is a powerful and political musical…

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…

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