Stage Reviews Archive

  • It might be just me, but normally when I think about The Jungle Book my mind automatically thinks back to the Disney animated classic. I’d only briefly thought about the […] 0

    Theatre Review: The Jungle Book

    It might be just me, but normally when I think about The Jungle Book my mind automatically thinks back to the Disney animated classic. I’d only briefly thought about the […]

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  • I actually arrived early for once, none of this last ditch mad dash to the start line on a pleasant Spring night for me. The Halle were playing. An orchestra […] 0

    Review: The Halle Orchestra – Thriller Film Scores

    I actually arrived early for once, none of this last ditch mad dash to the start line on a pleasant Spring night for me. The Halle were playing. An orchestra […]

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  • On taking our seats we were impressed with the set, obviously inside the House of Commons with Big Ben’s clock face lighting up the top of the stage. This play […] 0

    Theatre Review: This House

    On taking our seats we were impressed with the set, obviously inside the House of Commons with Big Ben’s clock face lighting up the top of the stage. This play […]

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  • I’ve not seen Fat Friends the T.V. Show and, after watching the musical, I’ve not been inspired too, either. The plot loosely follows Kelly (Jodie Prenger) on her mission to […] 0

    Theatre Review: Fat Friends

    I’ve not seen Fat Friends the T.V. Show and, after watching the musical, I’ve not been inspired too, either. The plot loosely follows Kelly (Jodie Prenger) on her mission to […]

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  • I was very excited for this show as I had read the Curious tale of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde many years ago. I found it dark and brooding with […] 0

    Review: Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

    I was very excited for this show as I had read the Curious tale of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde many years ago. I found it dark and brooding with […]

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  •   I could fill a review with just a list positive adjectives to describe The National Theatre’s production of War Horse but even that wouldn’t do it justice.   Here’s just […] 0

    Review: War Horse – Royal Concert Hall Nottingham

      I could fill a review with just a list positive adjectives to describe The National Theatre’s production of War Horse but even that wouldn’t do it justice.   Here’s just […]

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  • For most theatre and ballet lovers Matthew Bourne’s production is one of, if not the, highlight of the year, it is for me anyway. This years offering is Cinderella, and […] 0

    Theatre Review: Matthew Bourne’s Cinderella

    For most theatre and ballet lovers Matthew Bourne’s production is one of, if not the, highlight of the year, it is for me anyway. This years offering is Cinderella, and […]

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  • Fabulous. Utterly fabulous. That’s the only comprehensible, slightly awed praise, that my brain can offer up upon departing Nottingham’s Theatre Royal after the opening night performance of Hairspray The Musical. […] 0

    Theatre Review: Hairspray

    Fabulous. Utterly fabulous. That’s the only comprehensible, slightly awed praise, that my brain can offer up upon departing Nottingham’s Theatre Royal after the opening night performance of Hairspray The Musical. […]

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  • Hedda Gabler is not a play to enjoy or feel comfortable whilst watching and this production doesn’t let you down. It deals with human behaviours that none of us can […] 0

    Theatre Review: Hedda Gabler

    Hedda Gabler is not a play to enjoy or feel comfortable whilst watching and this production doesn’t let you down. It deals with human behaviours that none of us can […]

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  • Son of a preacher man, as you have probably guessed from the title, is a musical based on the musical stylings of the great Dusty (that is Dusty Springfield aka […] 0

    Review: Son of a Preacher Man

    Son of a preacher man, as you have probably guessed from the title, is a musical based on the musical stylings of the great Dusty (that is Dusty Springfield aka […]

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