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THE MERCURY COMPLEX – Greater Manchester Fringe Festival

In Festivals, Manchester, Plays, Regional theatre, Reviews, Touring by Kristy StottLeave a Comment

When you were young and somebody asked you what you wanted to be when you grew up, how did you answer? The Mercury Complex takes just that as a starting point – the basis of Lindsay Bennett’s one-woman show is that, when she was five years of age, she was so amazed by Queen’s performance at Live Aid on her 21” Hitachi television, she declared ‘When I grow up, I want to be Freddie Mercury’.

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NEWS: Tom Jones The Musical launches UK tour from Wales Millennium Centre

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Theatre na nÓg are delighted to present the UK tour of the TNN production of TOM. A STORY OF TOM JONES. THE MUSICAL, opening on Monday 7 March 2016 at Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff. The first leg of the tour schedule includes Edinburgh, Leicester, Sheffield, Bradford and Salford, with further dates to be announced shortly. Step back in time to …

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SHREK – Touring

In Children's theatre, Musicals, Regional theatre, Reviews, Touring by Matt MerrittLeave a Comment

Take a blockbuster movie, add a bunch of songs and some sparkly costumes and stick it on a stage… A tried and tested recipe for success and one that seems to be a guarantee of success. It certainly didn’t hurt Shrek when that landed in the West End and tickets flew out of the box office. Now the show is heading out on tour around the UK and we made our way to the Mayflower to check it out.