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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…

Fat Friends the Musical UK Tour

REVIEW | Fat Friends the Musical | UK Tour

Fifteen years on since the iconic TV show Fat Friends hit our television screens, Kay Mellor has brought the characters back to life in this uplifting musical production. Bursting with catchy musical numbers, exquisite humour and tremendous casting, it truly displays the relatable ups and downs of dieting. Set in Headingley in Leeds, the tight-knit…

Hairspray UK Tour review Amy Stutz

REVIEW | Hairspray | UK Tour

Bursting with bright, bouncy and colourful numbers Hairspray is a musical with real heart and a strong message of equality. Telling the story of a young girl who just wants to dance on television, Tracy Turnblad dreams of being on The Corny Collins Show but when she turns up to audition, she is told she…

REVIEW | Mamma Mia | UK Tour

Mamma Mia is the feel-good jukebox musical of the summer, oozing with vitality and soundtracked by ABBA’s ageless classic hits. Shortly after opening on the West End in 1999, Meryl Streep’s blockbuster film adaptation of the musical hit the big screen in 2008. With the film’s success, the musical has gone from strength to strength and this year…

REVIEW | Waitress | Broadway

Combining the perfect ingredients of a strong cast, exceptional writing and flawless musical numbers, Waitress is a musical full of heart and hilarity. With an all-female creative team, they have crafted an authentic story focused on a female’s voice as they capture the life of waitress Jenna and the trials and tribulations she faces when…

Come From Away on Broadway

REVIEW | Come From Away | Broadway

Come From Away shines a light on the heart-warming and uplifting story of kindness told through the moving soundtrack by Irene Sankoff and David Hein that is crafted into a captivating 100 minutes of storytelling. The day of the 9/11 terror attacks the US airspace closed, and 38 planes were rerouted to a tiny town called…

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