We love having many Mates! Below is an aggregated feed of all of our in-house news and features as well as the very latest from the 40+ bloggers in the MyTheatreMates’ collective direct from their own independent websites. You can also:


25th February 2020

‘The performances are outstanding’: THE PIRATE QUEEN – West End ★★★★ - Olivia Mitchell
‘Jennifer Saunders’ performance will not disappoint’: BLITHE SPIRIT – Touring & West End - Maryam Philpott
‘Properly entertaining & endlessly watchable’: The Extraordinary Time-Travelling Adventures of Baron Munchausen – Vault Festival - Ian Foster
Dial M for Murder - Thom Dibdin
‘Mixes sharp wit & clever satire with utter silliness & slapstick’: UPSTART CROW – West End ★★★★★ - Rev Stan
The Welkin - Tom Bolton
Best of the Blogs: A Number, Be More Chill, Netflix & Chill & more - Lisa Martland

24th February 2020

Zorro, Cadogan Hall | Review - Olivia Mitchell
The immersive ‘Crooks 1926’ from CoLab Theatre - Stephanie Ressort
NEWS: Be More Chill extends run & becomes longest running show at The Other Palace - Press Releases
‘Kaye’s enthusiasm for Elton is infectious’: ELTON JOHN IT’S A LITTLE BIT FUNNY – Upstairs at the Gatehouse ★★★ - Jonathan Baz
The Incident Room, New Diorama Theatre - Laura Kressly
The Pirate Queen, London Coliseum | Review - Olivia Mitchell
Waitress cast members perform to customers to celebrate the ‘Opening Up’ of PizzaExpress on The Strand - Fairy Powered Productions
Inside the Rehearsals of…The Seagull, Playhouse Theatre - Emma Clarendon
‘Belief in the emotional truth of the situation’: THE DOG WALKER – Jermyn Street Theatre ★★★ - Michael Davis
NEWS: Be More Chill Announces Extension - Emma Clarendon
Interview With…Paul Sandys - Emma Clarendon
Ghost Hunt at Grand Opera House York - Fairy Powered Productions
NEWS: Dear Evan Hansen Extends West End Run - Emma Clarendon
FULL CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR MATTHEW BOURNE’S THE RED SHOES - Fairy Powered Productions
Inside the Rehearsals of…Indecent, Menier Chocolate Factory - Emma Clarendon
REVIEW ROUND-UP: Message in a Bottle at the Peacock Theatre - Emma Clarendon
Fans queue around the block to be the first to see The Book of Mormon - Fairy Powered Productions
REVIEW: Zorro: The Musical in Concert, Cadogan Hall - Emma Clarendon
Netflix and Chill, Drayton Arms - Shanine Salmon
WORLD PREMIÈRE OF JOHN GODBER’S ANGELS OF THE NORTH TRANSFERS TO THE WEST END - Fairy Powered Productions
Blue Plaque Unveiled To Honour Acclaimed Author Helen Forrester - Fairy Powered Productions
News: Hairspray the musical announces tour dates - Kirsty Herrington
News: Be More Chill extends to become longest running show at The Other Palace - Kirsty Herrington
SWITCHFLICKER PRODUCTIONS ANNOUNCE LONDON PREMIÈRE AND UK TOUR DATES FOR PLANT FETISH - Fairy Powered Productions
Acting Ayckbourn - John Chapman
Blithe Spirit – Touring Production - Maryam Philpott
NEWS: New play Wax delves into the murky life of “The Acid Bath Murderer” - Featured Content
‘I love to hear poetry in dialogue’: Little Wing writer Juliette Quenin on her influences & Anglo-French theatre differences - Featured Content
‘Have a “futtingly” good night out’: UPSTART CROW – West End ★★★★★ - Elaine Chapman
DARREN DAY TO JOIN GARETH GATES IN UK TOUR OF FOOTLOOSE THE MUSICAL - Fairy Powered Productions
HAIRSPRAY THE MUSICAL TOUR ANNOUNCES FULL DATES FOR 2020-21 - Fairy Powered Productions
SELLADOOR VENUES LAUNCH DIGITAL ORDERING APP DIVA - Fairy Powered Productions
FIRST LOOK: Grab a glance at the world of VAULT Festival comedy Ryan Lane Will Be There Now In A Minute - Featured Content
Review Round Up: West Side Story, Broadway Theatre - Emma Clarendon
‘Irreverent, silly, satirical & fun, fun, fun’: LA CAGE AUX FOLLES [THE PLAY] – Park Theatre - Shanine Salmon
Who Cares, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
‘Frank has the energy & loyalty of a Labrador puppy’: Guy Unsworth on writing & directing a new stage episode of Some Mothers Do ‘Ave ‘Em - Featured Content
The Laramie Project- Weston Studio ☆☆☆☆ - Kris Hallett

23rd February 2020

Review: The Extraordinary Time-Travelling Adventures of Baron Munchausen, VAULT Festival - Ian Foster
Review: Mr. Henry Moss – QUADRUPLE THRE4T, VAULT Festival - Ian Foster
Review: Essence, VAULT Festival - Ian Foster
Mr Henry Moss – Quadruple Thre4t, Vault Festival - Shanine Salmon
‘Compelling & moving from start to finish’: MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE – Peacock Theatre ★★★★ - Debbie Gilpin
‘Fresh & fun with a lot of heart’: BE MORE CHILL – The Other Palace ★★★★ - Luca Molinari
Review Round Up: A Number, Bridge Theatre - Emma Clarendon
‘Feels particularly timely’: A NUMBER – Bridge Theatre - Aleks Sierz
Quality should override gender - Susan Elkin
Video: A question for a theatre free Sunday - Rev Stan
Billy Elliot the Musical review - Simon Parris

22nd February 2020

Syndrome, Tristan Bates Theatre – Review - Michael Davis
La Cage Aux Folles Review - Fairy Powered Productions
Notch at Vault Festival - Stephanie Ressort
Godfrey, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
‘Particularly fiendish’: JEKYLL & HYDE – Vault Festival - Laura Kressly
How We Love at the Vault Festival - Stephanie Ressort
Angels, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
Elton John It's A Little Bit Funny - Review - Jonathan Baz
Life Sukhs, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
Who Cares - Debbie Gilpin
‘Powerful & thought-provoking piece of writing’: NETFLIX & CHILL – Drayton Arms Theatre - Liz Dyer
Drop Dead Gorgeous, Vault Festival - Shanine Salmon
Jollof Wars, Vault Festival - Shanine Salmon
Message In A Bottle - Review - Jonathan Baz
Notch, Vault Festival - Shanine Salmon
VIDEO & PHOTOS: How well does Some Mothers Do ‘Ave ‘Em onstage capture the 1970s fun? - Featured Content
Essence, Vault Festival - Shanine Salmon
REVIEW ROUND-UP: The Upstart Crow at the Gielgud Theatre - Emma Clarendon
Lucie Jones Live at The Adelphi - Review - Jonathan Baz
How to Save a Rock, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
“I revel in it!” Lark Davies talks about life as a full-time pro player - Matt Merritt

21st February 2020

Review: The Ballad of Maria Marten, New Wolsey Theatre - Kirsty Herrington
Review Round Up: Message in a Bottle, Peacock Theatre - Emma Clarendon
Rewrite This Story presents five reasons why you should see Once the Musical on its current tour - Olivia Mitchell
NEWS: Alex Jennings to Star in The Southbury Child - Emma Clarendon
NEWS: National Theatre Announces New Season - Emma Clarendon
Nearly Human at the Vault Festival - Stephanie Ressort
Review Round Up: The Upstart Crow, Gielgud Theatre - Emma Clarendon
‘An important story but lacks heart’: ALONE IN BERLIN – Northampton ★★★ - Fairy Powered Productions
Dual at the Vault Festival - Stephanie Ressort
News: Six album reaches more than 100 million streams - Kirsty Herrington
News: Programme announced for 2020 Norfolk & Norwich Festival - Kirsty Herrington
News: Rehearsal images released for V and V - Kirsty Herrington
NEWS: Alex Jennings makes Bridge Theatre debut in premiere of The Southbury Child - Press Releases
La Cage aux Folles [The Play], Park Theatre - Shanine Salmon
ALEX JENNINGS LEADS CAST IN WORLD PREMIERE OF STEPHEN BERESFORD’S THE SOUTHBURY CHILD - Fairy Powered Productions
Announcing New Wimbledon Theatre’s #FromTheFringe 2020 Line-Up Wimbledon’s very own Fringe festival! - Fairy Powered Productions
News: Sky in the Pie production images released - Kirsty Herrington
‘Dramatic & engrossing’: THE INCIDENT ROOM – New Diorama Theatre - Tom Bolton
SHEFFIELD THEATRES ANNOUNCE NEW SHOWS FOR 2020 - Fairy Powered Productions
‘Be Our Guest’ At The Epstein Theatre This Easter - Fairy Powered Productions
NEWS: Irish playwright Hazel Ellis’ Women Without Men gets UK premiere after 80 years - Featured Content
Watching Ayckbourn - John Chapman
NEWS: Kate Fleetwood is Cruela de Vil in 101 Dalmatians musical, Tickets onsale - Press Releases
The Wizard of Oz Review - Fairy Powered Productions
‘A brilliant first play’: THE HIGH TABLE – Bush Theatre - Shanine Salmon
Review: Nearly Human, VAULT Festival - Ian Foster
Dual, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
NEWS: Giles Terera stars as Sammy Davis Jr in Leslie Bricusse musical, directed by Clarke Peters - Press Releases
Jekyll and Hyde, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
NEWS: Anne-Marie Duff stars in The House of Shades; Full Daddy cast announced at Almeida - Press Releases
Nudging people, chocolate cake and the gentle art of marketing - Chris Grady
February news round-up - Ian Foster
How We Love, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
Quick Q&A: The Pelican - Liz Dyer
REVIEW ROUND-UP: Leopoldstadt at Wyndham’s Theatre - Emma Clarendon
Rambert Review - Fairy Powered Productions
The Place’s Young Critics review: Sexy Lamp at VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
BOOKING OPENS FOR FROZEN THE MUSICAL AHEAD OF OCTOBER 2020 OPENING AT THE NEWLY RESTORED THEATRE ROYAL DRURY LANE - Fairy Powered Productions
Laura Baldwin on The Importance of Female Led Musicals | Beautiful: The Carole King Musical | Interview - Olivia Mitchell
Review: Flights at Omnibus Theatre - Liz Dyer
The Dog Walker, Jermyn Street Theatre – Review - Michael Davis

20th February 2020

Waitress for Playhouse - Thom Dibdin
Review: Netflix and Chill at Drayton Arms Theatre - Liz Dyer
NEWS: Rose Theatre Announces Production of Steel Magnolias - Emma Clarendon
Review Round Up: Actress by Anne Enright - Emma Clarendon
NEWS: New Cormoran Strike Novel Announced - Emma Clarendon
Madame Ovary, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
Review Round Up: Changes by Justin Bieber - Emma Clarendon
‘It almost feels more relevant now than it was when it first was first conceived’: Rachel Tucker stars in The Pirate Queen - Olivia Mitchell
Review: Dual دوگانه, VAULT Festival - Ian Foster
ROSE THEATRE ANNOUNCES STEEL MAGNOLIAS STARRING KARA TOINTON - Fairy Powered Productions
Casting Announcement – The Glass Menagerie - Fairy Powered Productions
Health and Safety Goes Mad at The Epstein - Fairy Powered Productions
Be More Chill Review - Fairy Powered Productions
Steel Magnolias Review - Fairy Powered Productions
DRAG LIVE! AT THE LONDON COLISEUM – SUNDAY 5 APRIL @ 7.30PM - Fairy Powered Productions
Text of the Day: Death of England - Aleks Sierz
Showstopper! Review - Fairy Powered Productions
How Eva Von Schnippisch Saved Hollywood presented by Ware It’s At Productions - Amy Toledano
News: Prince of Egypt character portraits released - Kirsty Herrington
Sonder at the Bread and Roses - Stephanie Ressort
I Cinna [the Poet] - Carole Woddis
NEWS: Alexandra Palace hosts Mark Gatiss’ A Christmas Carol & Cat on a Hot Tin Roof - Press Releases
Message In A Bottle - Debbie Gilpin
‘It is my tribute to everyone of us who is adopted’: Karen Bartholomew on Giving Up Marty at the Vault Festival - Shanine Salmon
Notch, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
‘Outstandingly brilliant immersive extravaganza’: CROOKS 1926 – King William IV ★★★★★ - Luca Molinari
NEWS: Cast announced for West End transfer of The Watsons, Tickets onsale - Press Releases
News: Shortlist announced for Visionary Honours 2020 - Kirsty Herrington
News: New Wolsey Theatre announces latest Rock’n’Roll panto - Kirsty Herrington
News: Production images released for Can I Help You? - Kirsty Herrington
‘Bristles with promise from the off’: NETFLIX & CHILL – Drayton Arms Theatre - Shyama Perera
Her Naked Skin- Circomedia ☆☆☆ - Kris Hallett
News: Philharmonia Orchestra announces 2020/21 London season - Kirsty Herrington
‘There are communities of women supporting each other within the music industry’: Poet & performer Genevieve Carver on A Beautiful Way to Be Crazy - Featured Content
Beautiful Review - Fairy Powered Productions
‘Sarah Earnshaw calls me The Unstoppable Moron’: Joe Pasquale on playing Frank Spencer in Some Mothers Do ‘Ave ‘Em - Featured Content
Billionaire Boy Review - Fairy Powered Productions
The Sooty Show Review - Fairy Powered Productions
‘Short but superb’: A NUMBER – Bridge Theatre - Maryam Philpott
Atlantic, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
NEWS: Neil Gaiman adaptation The Ocean at the End of the Lane transfers to West End - Press Releases
The Place’s Young Critics review: Bicycles and Fish at VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
The Incident Room, New Diorama Theatre – Review - Michael Davis
Shrek the Musical review [Melbourne] - Simon Parris

19th February 2020

Everybody Cares, Everybody Understands presented by Paper Cut Theatre - Amy Toledano
Review: Ben Elton's Upstart Crow, Gielgud Theatre - a serious comedy that doesn't take itself too seriously - Rev Stan
First Look at…Pass Over, Kiln Theatre - Emma Clarendon
NEWS: Sara Bareilles and Gavin Creel Extend Run in Waitress - Emma Clarendon
Review Round Up: Be More Chill, The Other Palace - Emma Clarendon
‘Has a gravitas that pulls the audience in’: FLIGHTS – Omnibus Theatre ★★★★ - Michael Davis
News: National Theatre announces shows for 2020-21 - Kirsty Herrington
A Pattern of Bad Behaviour, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
News: Alexandra Palace to host new productions of Cat On A Hot Tin Roof and A Christmas Carol - Kirsty Herrington
Paper Birds: Ask Me Anything, Vault Festival - Shanine Salmon
News: New galleries and star objects revealed for £13m transformation of V&A Museum of Childhood - Kirsty Herrington
Upstart Crow by Ben Elton. - Elaine Chapman
‘Rude, loud, chaotic & absolutely hilarious’: MUSIK – Leicester Square Theatre ★★★★★ - Luca Molinari
Atlantic presented by Emma + PJ - Amy Toledano
Two Fest 2020: Prog C at The Space - Stephanie Ressort
It’s One-Act Week - Thom Dibdin
‘Its vibrant energy is thrilling to behold’: POET IN DA CORNER – Royal Court Theatre & Touring - Ian Foster
News: Cast and creatives announced for Hampstead Theatre’s The Dumb Waiter - Kirsty Herrington
“‘Old Ireland Free’ is closer than ever. Joe could never have foreseen that”: Director Jonathan Harden on staging his hit production of On McQuillan’s Hill - Featured Content
Dear Evan Hansen - Not Exactly Billington
News: Avex Classics International launch 5th Avex Recital Series - Kirsty Herrington
“Careful changes nothing… careful doesn’t interest me”: Karen Bartholomew on creating her Vault Festival play Giving Up Marty - Featured Content
‘Subtle nuance in places, sledgehammer wit in others’: ALBION – Almeida Theatre ★★★★ - Amy Toledano
NEWS: Tristan Bernays premieres new horror tale Ghost House at Vault Festival - Featured Content
News: the National Theatre announces 9 new productions for 2020-21 - Ian Foster
NEWS: Kristin Scott Thomas makes NT debut with Phaedra, 9 new productions announced - Press Releases
‘Hysterically hilarious from beginning to end’: THE SIX WIVES OF HENRY VIII – King’s Head Theatre ★★★★★ - Luca Molinari
Beautiful: The Carole King Musical (UK Tour), New Victoria Theatre | Review - Olivia Mitchell
REVIEW: Beautiful The Carole King Musical, New Victoria Theatre - Emma Clarendon

18th February 2020

Dragprov at VAULT Festival - Amy Toledano
Bicycles and Fish by Katie Arnstein. - Amy Toledano
Getting sorted …. - John Chapman
Review: Lucie Jones Live at the Adelphi - Kirsty Herrington
‘Feels like no other venue enriches its audiences so much’: THE REALISTIC JONESES – Bath ★★★★ - Kris Hallett
MUM – WORLD PREMIERE OF NEW PLAY BY JULIET COWAN AT THE PLAYGROUND THEATRE - Fairy Powered Productions
NAKED JUSTICE – LEGAL TROUPE PERFORM JOHN MORTIMER’S CLASSIC COMEDY UPSTAIRS AT THE GATEHOUSE - Fairy Powered Productions
On Your Feet! Review - Fairy Powered Productions
Lucie Jones Live at the Adelphi review - Fairy Powered Productions
‘Family saga or spooky horror?’: THE CROFT – Touring ★★★ - Fairy Powered Productions
Mikron Theatre present A DOG’S TALE by Poppy Hollom – touring by road , river and canal from 23 May 23 – 24 Oct - Fairy Powered Productions
Sara Bareilles and Gavin Creel announced to extend performances in Waitress - Fairy Powered Productions
Will Young Announces Autumn Date At Storyhouse As Part Of First Ever Spoken Word Tour - Fairy Powered Productions
The Navy Lark Sails Into Liverpool - Fairy Powered Productions
Crooks 1926 presented by COLAB - Amy Toledano
NEWS: Arinzé Kene will star in new West End musical Get Up, Stand Up! The Bob Marley Story - Press Releases
The Whip Review - Fairy Powered Productions
Coming Out Of My Cage (And I've Been Doing Just Fine) presented by Shepard Tone - Amy Toledano
HAMPSTEAD THEATRE ANNOUNCES FULL CAST AND CREATIVE TEAM FOR HAROLD PINTER’S ICONIC ‘THE DUMB WAITER’ WHICH WILL RUN FROM 19 MARCH UNTIL 18 APRIL 2020 - Fairy Powered Productions
‘People can expect some killer writing’: Anthony Cozens tells more about Graceland at the Old Red Lion Theatre - Kirsty Herrington
The Incident Room presented by New Diorama - Amy Toledano
REVIEW: Tweedy and the Missing Company of Sherlock Holmes (Greenwich Theatre) - The Family Stage
News: Sara Bareilles and Gavin Creel to extend performances in Waitress - Kirsty Herrington
NEWS: Soho Rising winner brings Ryan Lane Will Be There Now In A Minute to Vault Festival - Featured Content
Bicycles and Fish, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
‘Struck by how completely modern this play is’: TRYST – Chiswick Playhouse ★★★★ - Amy Toledano
Frida Kahlo: Viva la Vida!, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
Just These Please: Suitable, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
‘Excellent precision delivery’: FAR AWAY – Donmar Warehouse - Carole Woddis
FIRST LOOK: Discover Ayenai’s VAULT Festival dance show Living Here? with production images - Featured Content
PHOTOS: Behind the scenes of A Deed Without a Name, Polish writer Witkiewicz’s most political play - Featured Content
Naked, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
Madam Butterfly, Oxford Playhouse - Shanine Salmon
Five Questions With: Ricardo Afonso, Continue Reading, Five Questions With: Ricardo Afonso, Five Questions With: Ricardo Afonso - Lisa Martland

17th February 2020

News: The Actors Centre announces changes - Kirsty Herrington
News: Brand-new musical Get Up, Stand Up! The Bob Marley Story to open in the West End - Kirsty Herrington
News: Amber Davies and Louis Smith to star in Bring It On: The Musical - Kirsty Herrington
FEATURED SHOW: ★★★★ reviews are in for ‘poignant’ millennial mental health comedy Netflix & Chill - Featured Content
Interview: Dr Jingan Young on her new play and why theatre is a crucial medium for political stories - Rev Stan
Interview With….Amelia Sears - Emma Clarendon
FEATURED SHOW: ★★★★★ reviews are in for Crongton Knights – ‘this play hits exactly the right note’ - Featured Content
NEWS: New Musical Get Up! Stand Up to Open in the West End - Emma Clarendon
Review Round Up: Far Away, Donmar Warehouse - Emma Clarendon
‘Still has exactly what it takes to entertain audiences’: MAMMA MIA! – Touring ★★★★ - Elaine Chapman
‘Cuts to the heart of what it is to have a voice’: CINNA – Unicorn Theatre - Tom Bolton
PHOTOS & VIDEO: What’s the Drip Drip Drip effect of far-right ideology on our society? - Featured Content
Rhubarb Ghetto, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
REVIEW ROUND-UP: Death of England at the National Theatre - Emma Clarendon
Sticky Door, VAULT Festival - Shanine Salmon
NEWS: Philip Ridley’s new black comedy The Beast of Blue Yonder premieres at Southwark Playhouse - Featured Content
PHOTOS & VIDEO: Champagne, cocaine, sausages… poetry & music in A Beautiful Way to Be Crazy - Featured Content
Jollof Wars, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
BEHIND THE SCENES: Peek at what Brian Cox has been doing in rehearsals for Sinners – The English Professor - Featured Content
A Number – Bridge Theatre - Maryam Philpott
Death of England - Aleks Sierz
‘A timely reminder that we need to be kinder to each other’: NETFLIX & CHILL – Drayton Arms Theatre - Stephanie Ressort
The Grim, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
The Incident Room - Tom Bolton
The First, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
‘We’ve simply clicked very well as a director/actor team’: Mark Giesser & Beth Burrows on reuniting for Once Upon a Mattress - Featured Content
PREVIEW: ‘Finale’ Cabaret Nights at Boulevard Theatre - The Family Stage
NEWS: Judi Dench & Gyles Brandreth will appear in conversation at the Bridge Theatre - Press Releases
Review: The Incident Room, New Diorama - Ian Foster
Best of the Blogs: Leopoldstadt, Far Away, Nora, People Show 137 & more - Lisa Martland
LOVE (Watching Madness), VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
Oddball, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
NEWS: Joe Pasquale returns in new 2020 tour of classic sitcom adaptation Some Mothers Do ‘Ave ‘Em - Featured Content
Musik – Leicester Square Theatre, Continue Reading, Musik – Leicester Square Theatre - Lisa Martland
Carrie Hope Fletcher is Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cinderella, Continue Reading, Carrie Hope Fletcher is Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cinderella - Lisa Martland
Jay McGuiness and Kimberley Walsh to star in Sleepless musical, Continue Reading, Jay McGuiness and Kimberley Walsh to star in Sleepless musical, Jay McGuiness and Kimberley Walsh to star in Sleepless musical - Lisa Martland
Rufus Hound and Katy Brand to join West End’s Jamie cast, Continue Reading, Rufus Hound and Katy Brand to join West End’s Jamie cast - Lisa Martland

16th February 2020

Review: Flights, Omnibus Theatre - Ian Foster
PREVIEW: Good, Playhouse Theatre - Emma Clarendon
Flights, Omnibus Theatre – Review - Michael Davis
The shameless 'I love Johnny Flynn' post ie an excuse to reminisce about his stage performances - Rev Stan
Ask Me Anything, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
Role Play Gourmet, Vault Festival - Shanine Salmon
‘Moving & sympathetic portrayal of a complex man’: CHAPLIN: BIRTH OF A TRAMP – Brockley Jack Studio Theatre - Shanine Salmon
The High Table, Bush Theatre - Shanine Salmon
Review Round Up: Nora: A Doll’s House, Young Vic Theatre - Emma Clarendon
Sergei Polunin returns to London stage debuting as Romeo in UK Premiere of brand-new Romeo & Juliet - Fairy Powered Productions
‘It’s funny & sad all at the same time’: NETFLIX & CHILL – Drayton Arms Theatre - The Family Stage
NEWS: Full Casting Announced for Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike - Emma Clarendon
Rehearsals are hotting up for theatre show - Fairy Powered Productions
The Bee in Me, Unicorn Theatre - Shanine Salmon
NEWS: New play Little Wing, taking its title from guitarist Jimi Hendrix, premieres at Brockley Jack - Featured Content
"Adoption stories need a face lift, but one with natural ingredients" Interview with Karen Bartholomew on Giving Up Marty - Shanine Salmon
Flights presented by One Duck Theatre - Amy Toledano
NEWS: First Dates Announced for UK Tour of Waitress - Emma Clarendon
Dragprov at VAULT Festival - Amy Toledano
Review Round Up: Leopoldstadt, Wyndham’s Theatre - Emma Clarendon
Drop Dead Gorgeous presented by Same Same Collective - Amy Toledano
‘Pitch perfect’: FAR AWAY – Donmar Warehouse - Tom Bolton
Oklahoma! Review - Fairy Powered Productions
VIDEO & PHOTOS: Pilot Theatre’s Crongton Knights cast are on a beatbox adventure - Featured Content
The 4th Country, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
Theatre should not be funded by ice cream - Susan Elkin
Musical Theatre Review | New productions of South Pacific and Assassins for Chichester 2020 - Lisa Martland

15th February 2020

Netflix & Chill at the Drayton Arms Theatre - Stephanie Ressort
Seth Lakeman: A Pilgrim’s Tale (Southwark Cathedral) - Debbie Gilpin
Sticky Door presented by Katie Arnstein - Amy Toledano
‘You can feel their emotions & yearning’: ONCE – Touring ★★★★ - Fairy Powered Productions
Alone in Berlin Review - Fairy Powered Productions
The Last Quiz Night on Earth Review - Fairy Powered Productions
‘This is a winner’: CRONGTON KNIGHTS – Belgrade Theatre & touring ★★★★ - Guest Bloggers
NEWS: Carrie Hope Fletcher to Star in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cinderella - Emma Clarendon
Noot Patoot Review - Fairy Powered Productions
REVIEW: Netflix and Chill (Drayton Arms Theatre) - The Family Stage
NEWS: Casting Announced for World Premiere of Sleepless A Musical Romance - Emma Clarendon
FEATURED SHOW: ★★★★ reviews are in for ‘comically absurd’ & ‘essential’ People Show 137 - Featured Content
‘A comedy monologue like no other’: MUSIK – Leicester Square Theatre - Shanine Salmon
Far Away - Carole Woddis
PHOTOS: The cast of Angels are learning to strip for a living in rehearsals - Featured Content
Five Reasons to See…Pretty Woman the Musical - Emma Clarendon
Review: Overheard, Chinese Arts Now at Wun’s Tea Room & Bar - Ian Foster
Ask Me Anything presented by The Paper Birds - Amy Toledano
‘Too many worthy narratives jostling for keen examination’: THE WHIP – Swan Theatre, Stratford upon Avon ★★★ - Amy Toledano
Review: Augmented Chinatown 2.0, Chinese Arts Now - Ian Foster
Review: Flights, Omnibus Theatre - drinking games, denials and grieving for youth - Rev Stan
FIRST-LOOK: Production photos & trailer released for Netflix & Chill comedy - Featured Content
Interview with Rebecca Johnson - Kirsty Herrington
WATCH The Jury post-show Q&A: Can men be victims of domestic abuse? - Terri Paddock
THE BLACK VEIL - Fairy Powered Productions
Interview with Scarlett Brookes - Kirsty Herrington
Amber Davies and Louis Smith To Star In BRING IT ON THE MUSICAL - Fairy Powered Productions
The Richmond Rivalry – previewing this weekend with Sonia Green - Matt Merritt
Flights Review - Fairy Powered Productions
Quick Q&A: Vessel - Liz Dyer
Melbourne Theatre Company: Torch the Place review - Simon Parris

14th February 2020

News: Final casting announced for the London premiere of comedy Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike - Kirsty Herrington
News: The Apologists to play at the Omnibus Theatre - Kirsty Herrington
The Whip presented by Royal Shakespeare Company - Amy Toledano
Shaping Dust presented by Fancy Another? - Amy Toledano
Role Play Gourmet presented by www.coachingforgeeks.com - Amy Toledano
The First presented by Barry McStay - Amy Toledano
I Woke Up Feeling Electric presented by The Hope Theatre - Amy Toledano
Quick Q&A: Tell It Slant - Liz Dyer
Tryst by Karoline Leach - Amy Toledano
‘This cast gives a masterclass in drama’: HISTORY BOYS – Wolverhampton Grand Theatre ★★★★★ - Helen McWilliams
‘Honest, heartfelt & informative’: SPLINTERED – Vault Festival - Emma Clarendon
NEWS: Carrie Hope Fletcher will play Cinderella in Andrew Lloyd Webber¹s new production of Cinderella - Press Releases
Ask Me Anything at Vault Festival - Stephanie Ressort
NEWS: Full Cast and Creative Team Announced for Orfeus: A House Music Opera - Emma Clarendon
Review: Crooks 1926, Colab Theatre - Shanine Salmon
Everybody Cares Everybody Understands, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
NEWS: Casting Announced for The Effect at the Boulevard Theatre - Emma Clarendon
Interview with Susan Hill - Fairy Powered Productions
Review Round Up: Death of England, National Theatre - Emma Clarendon
Text of the Day: The Welkin - Aleks Sierz
Coming Out of My Cage at the Vault Festival - Stephanie Ressort
Northampton, New Towns and government ‘masterplans’ | Royal & Derngate, Oct 2020 - Fairy Powered Productions
Cara Vita: A Clown Concerto at the Vault Festival - Stephanie Ressort
News: Carrie Hope Fletcher to star in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s new production of Cinderella at the Gillian Lynne Theatre - Kirsty Herrington
Maureen Nolan Is ‘Just Right For St Helens Easter Panto - Fairy Powered Productions
Special Recognition Award recipients announced for Olivier Awards 2020 - Fairy Powered Productions
Curve (Leicester) Announces New Initiatives To Support Creativity in the Midlands - Fairy Powered Productions
News: Waitress announces dates for first ever UK and Ireland tour - Kirsty Herrington
News: US TV and Film Star Cheyenne Jackson to make his UK debut at Cadogan Hall - Kirsty Herrington
Harvey Virdi cast as Beverley in Abigail’s Party - Fairy Powered Productions
Carrie Hope Fletcher to star as Cinderella in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s new production at the Gillian Lynne Theatre - Fairy Powered Productions
‘What sets this show apart is that it’s a beatbox musical’: CRONGTON KNIGHTS – Belgrade Theatre & tour - Guest Bloggers
JUDI DENCH IN CONVERSATION WITH GYLES BRANDRETH AT THE BRIDGE THEATRE - Fairy Powered Productions
Waitress announces dates for first ever UK and Ireland tour - Fairy Powered Productions
‘A beautifully imagined fantastical catastrophe’: FAR AWAY – Donmar Warehouse - Aleks Sierz
News: Pleasance launch Development Fund for Artists of Colour for Edinburgh Festival Fringe - Kirsty Herrington
News: Jay McGuiness and Kimberley Walsh to star in Sleepless - Kirsty Herrington
Green Door at The Kings Arms, Salford - Kristy Stott
News: 60 Miles by Rail or Road comes to the Royal & Derngate - Kirsty Herrington
News: Planning Permission secured for new theatre to house Soldier of Orange: The Musical in London - Kirsty Herrington
‘Spellbinding’: MAGIC GOES WRONG – West End ★★★★★ - Fairy Powered Productions
Quick Q&A: This Queer House - Liz Dyer
News: Sexy Lamp to embark on UK tour - Kirsty Herrington
I, Cinna (The Poet), Unicorn Theatre - Shanine Salmon
Somebody Loves Me : The Songs of Gershwin - Album Launch - Jonathan Baz
NEWS: Rufus Hound & Katy Brand will join the West End cast of Everybody’s Talking About Jamie - Press Releases
New post-show Q&A with playwright Simon Stephens: Join Terri for the Old Red Lion’s Nuclear War-led triptych - Terri Paddock
Bible John, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
WATCH Chaplin’s post-show Q&A: Why is being funny such a sad business? - Terri Paddock
Jay McGuiness & Kimberley Walsh star in SLEEPLESS - Fairy Powered Productions
Peter Pan Goes Wrong - Thom Dibdin
Coming Out Of My Cage (and I’ve been doing just fine), VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
‘Urgent, provocative & familiar all at the same time’: NORA: A DOLL’S HOUSE – Young Vic Theatre - Carole Woddis
Mamma Mia at the Mayflower - Elaine Chapman
Sister Act - Thom Dibdin
Shadows of Troy, Oxford Playhouse - Shanine Salmon
Quick Q&A: Paper Straws - Liz Dyer

13th February 2020

Not-a-review: Faustus – That Damned Woman, Lyric Hammersmith - Ian Foster
Chaplin: Birth of a Tramp, Brockley Jack Theatre - Shanine Salmon
NEWS: Witkiewicz’s Polish political thriller A Deed Without a Name gets rare staging at Theatro Technis - Featured Content
PREVIEW: Finale, Boulevard Theatre - Emma Clarendon
Vault Festival review: Tinted, Amy Bethan Evans throws the spotlight on life and relationships for the visually impaired - Rev Stan
REVIEW: Splintered, Vault Festival - Emma Clarendon
Musik, Leicester Square Theatre - Shanine Salmon
‘Definitely a joyful & vivacious journey’: FEMFRINGE – Vault Festival ★★★ - Amy Toledano
The Realistic Joneses- Ustinov Studio ☆☆☆☆ - Kris Hallett
‘You leave the theatre being pro-Cherie’: CHERIE – MY STRUGGLE – White Bear Theatre ★★★★ - Darren Ross
‘Funny & poignant’: TIME & TIDE – Park Theatre - Shanine Salmon
Nora: A Doll’s House - Carole Woddis
The Great Experiment at Tara Theatre - Stephanie Ressort
Talk Propa, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
HOT (Helen of Troy), Cockpit Theatre - Laura Kressly
‘Delivered with an unrelenting energy’: COLLAPSIBLE – Bush Theatre - Laura Kressly
Review: Monolog 3 at Chickenshed - Liz Dyer
NEWS: Sherlock creators Steven Moffat & Mark Gatiss collaborate in Chichester Festival Season packed with world premieres - Press Releases
FEATURED SHOW: Have you seen the fantastic ★★★★★ reviews for “powerful play” On McQuillan’s Hill? - Featured Content
‘The show unfurls in Barber’s expert hands’: MUSIK – Leicester Square Theatre - Stephanie Ressort
Salmon, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
Taking life by the throat - John Chapman
I, Cinna - Tom Bolton
‘Has feeling as well as intellect’: LEOPOLDSTADT – West End - Maryam Philpott
Far Away - Tom Bolton
Alex Edelman: Just For Us, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
‘Timely & relevant drama’: THE HAYSTACK – Hampstead Theatre - Aleks Sierz
Lesli Margherita on Bringing Zorro Back to London for One Night Only | Interview - Olivia Mitchell
Idol, The Yard Theatre - Shanine Salmon

12th February 2020

Time and Tide, Park Theatre - Shanine Salmon
Interview With…Daniel Goldman - Emma Clarendon
Vault Festival review: Sticky Door, Katie Arnstein's funny and poignant show about sex, equality and mental health - Rev Stan
What life is like on tour by Once The Musical’s Emma Lucia - Olivia Mitchell
RawTransportTM, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
NEWS: Golden Globe winner Brian Cox directs tale of love and religion Sinners – The English Professor at Playground Theatre - Featured Content
‘Takes on Orton-esque proportions’: ON MCQUILLAN’S HILL – Finborough Theatre ★★★★ - Michael Davis
Once Review - Fairy Powered Productions
History Boys ~ Wolverhampton Grand Theatre - Helen McWilliams
Jason Donovan makes his panto debut at Birmingham Hippodrome - Fairy Powered Productions
INITIAL CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR THE WEST END TRANSFER OF LAURA WADE’S CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED THE WATSONS - Fairy Powered Productions
O’Shea leaves #EdFringe - Thom Dibdin
REVIEW ROUND-UP: Albion at Almeida Theatre - Emma Clarendon
Musik at the Leicester Square Theatre - Stephanie Ressort
[The Cobbled Streets of Geneva], VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
The Croft Review - Fairy Powered Productions
‘No lack of inventiveness in the evening’: PEOPLE SHOW 137 – Southwark Playhouse - Tom Bolton
Why are critics so bad at reviewing theatre made by artists with learning disabilities? - Aleks Sierz
Review: Sticky Door, VAULT Festival - Ian Foster
NEWS: David Tennant stars in Dominic Cooke’s revival of Nazi Germany-set GOOD, Tickets onsale - Press Releases
NEWS: Cold Feet actor Sally Rogers makes playwriting debut with The Still Room at Park Theatre - Featured Content
Ten Times Table Review - Fairy Powered Productions
Author Helen Forrester To Be Honoured With Blue Plaque At Her Childhood Wirral Home Next Week - Fairy Powered Productions
Interview With… Carole King - Emma Clarendon
Tuna, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly

11th February 2020

News: Winners announced for 2020 Critics Circle Theatre Awards - Kirsty Herrington
Talk Propa, Vault Festival - Shanine Salmon
NEWS: Lambert Jackson Productions Announce Full Casting for The Secret Garden - Emma Clarendon
NEWS: The Art of Banksy Exhibition Heading to London - Emma Clarendon
‘A heart-warming story with bags of charm’: TIME & TIDE – Park Theatre - Kirsty Herrington
Songs of Innocence by Louis Gale. - Elaine Chapman
AM I HAPPY YET? by Jack Hesketh - Elaine Chapman
Time at the Tristan Bates Theatre - Stephanie Ressort
Freddie Review - Fairy Powered Productions
Review: all of it, Royal Court - Ian Foster
‘Smart & completely absorbing’: COLLAPSIBLE – Bush Theatre ★★★★ - Amy Toledano
Review: Poet in da Corner, Royal Court - Ian Foster
Five Reasons to see Once on Tour - Olivia Mitchell
News: Production images released for Opera Undone: Tosca & La bohème - Kirsty Herrington
News: Amici’s One World: Wealth of the Common People to play Lyric Hammersmith - Kirsty Herrington
World’s first disability-inclusive dance-theatre company celebrate 40 years | Amici, Lyric Hammersmith Theatre, May 2020 - Fairy Powered Productions
News: Mary Quant exhibition hits 400,000 visitors - Kirsty Herrington
NEWS: Acting honours for Andrew Scott, Sharon D Clarke & Juliet Stevenson & Jamie Lloyd is named Best Director at Critics’ Circle Theatre Awards - Press Releases
Critics’ Circle Awards 2019: the winners in full - Ian Foster
LONDON CLASSIC THEATRE ANNOUNCES FULL CAST FOR ABSURD PERSON SINGULAR UK TOUR - Fairy Powered Productions
JULIET STEVENSON WINS BEST ACTRESS AT THE CRITICS’ CIRCLE THEATRE AWARDS FOR HER PERFORMANCE IN ROBERT ICKE’S THE DOCTOR AS THE FULL CAST ARE ANNOUNCED AHEAD OF ITS WEST END TRANSFER AND TOUR - Fairy Powered Productions
Collapsible, Bush Theatre - Laura Kressly
Love London Love Culture picks out her latest theatre tips - Emma Clarendon
“I’m knackered but running off pure passion” Cheryl Ndione tells us about bringing Apple to Vault Festival - Featured Content
Lord of the Game of the Ring of Thrones, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
Best of the Blogs: Death of England, Endgame, Chaplin, The Jury & The Gift - Lisa Martland
Lost Laowais, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
Interview with Anthony Cozens - Kirsty Herrington
REVIEW: The Misadventures of David & Sam, Al Dente Theatre (VAULT Festival) - The Family Stage
‘England was changing, but at a time that many craved stability’: Why was Look Back in Anger so explosive? Why does it resonate today? - Featured Content
Northern Stage’s NORTH Takeover: And She, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
Interview With…Lucy Morrell - Emma Clarendon
News: The Art of Banksy exhibition comes to London - Kirsty Herrington
Femfringe presented at VAULT Festival. - Amy Toledano
Monster presented by Joe Sellman-Leava and Worklight Theatre - Amy Toledano
LYT seek writer in residence - Thom Dibdin

10th February 2020

Patricia Gets Ready (for a date with the man that used to hit her) by Martha Watson Allpress - Amy Toledano
News: Lesley Joseph to star in UK and Ireland tour of Sister Act - Kirsty Herrington
News: Award-winning songwriter Ross Golan to perform album The Wrong Man at The Other Palace - Kirsty Herrington
News: Production images released for Willy Russell’s Educating Rita - Kirsty Herrington
11 theatre turn-offs (or how I whittle down the list of what I want to see) - Rev Stan
‘A wonderful whirlwind of a show’: THE THREE MUSKETEERS – Touring ★★★★ - Fairy Powered Productions
Twisted, Trafalgar Studios | Review - Olivia Mitchell
What the Dolls Saw, VAULT Festival - Shanine Salmon
Patricia Gets Ready (for a date with the man that used to hit her), VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
Darling it’s not about you by Julia Thurston and Sof Puchley. - Elaine Chapman
My Fern Flower by Jonah York. - Elaine Chapman
Noodles for Breakfast by Yvonne Maxwell. - Elaine Chapman
‘It is Cumming’s performance which you are drawn to’: ENDGAME – Old Vic ★★★★ - Rev Stan
The Welkin - Aleks Sierz
Gorgon, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
Salford ticket agency named best in the WORLD at industry conference in New York - Fairy Powered Productions
Big Bones, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
PRESENTERS AND PERFORMANCES ANNOUNCED FOR 20TH ANNUAL WHATSONSTAGE AWARDS - Fairy Powered Productions
Lesley Joseph Announced to Star in SISTER ACT UK and Ireland Tour - Fairy Powered Productions
‘Highly entertaining & definitely disturbing’: DEATH OF ENGLAND – National Theatre - Aleks Sierz
Leopoldstadt – Wyndhams Theatre - Maryam Philpott
Review Round Up: Albion, Almeida Theatre - Emma Clarendon
‘Incredible sensitivity & intelligence’: CHAPLIN: BIRTH OF A TRAMP – Brockley Jack Studio Theatre ★★★★★ - Fairy Powered Productions
Quick Q&A: Be More Bee - Liz Dyer
Love London Love Culture’s Show Picks of the Week: Monday 10th February - Emma Clarendon
First Look at…Nora: A Doll’s House, Young Vic Theatre - Emma Clarendon
PREVIEW: CIRCUS, Covent Garden - Emma Clarendon
FIRST LOOK: Take a look at the new production images of dark comedy On McQuillan’s Hill - Featured Content
People Show 137 - Tom Bolton
REVIEW: Fascinating Aida, Rose Theatre - Emma Clarendon
‘An intriguing start to Bloomer’s tenure’: I WOKE UP FEELING ELECTRIC – Hope Theatre - Ian Foster
Emma Lucia talks life on tour in Once The Musical | Interview - Olivia Mitchell
Quick Q&A: Our Man In Havana - Liz Dyer
On McQuillan’s Hill, Finborough Theatre – Review - Michael Davis

9th February 2020

REVIEW: Mary Poppins (Prince Edward Theatre) - The Family Stage
Quick Q&A: Speed Dial (Work In Progress) - Liz Dyer
‘Loud, fast, energetic & spirited journey’: POET IN DA CORNER – Royal Court Theatre & Touring ★★★★ - Olivia Mitchell
Blog 51 - Philip Dehany
‘Encapsulates all the emotions across the board’: BLITZ! – Union Theatre ★★★★★ - Luca Molinari
NEWS: Indecent Proposal to Play at Southwark Playhouse - Emma Clarendon
REVIEW: Abba: Super Troupers the Exhibition, The O2 - Emma Clarendon
The Art of Cuddling and Other Things, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
‘Fascinating, entertaining & surprisingly poignant’: CHAPLIN: BIRTH OF A TRAMP – Brockley Jack Studio Theatre - Liz Dyer
Mother Must Die?! Review - Fairy Powered Productions
‘It’s like eating curry after a lifetime of cheese sandwiches’: Bill Palmer on being part of People Show 137 - Featured Content
I Love You But F*ck Off, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
The Three Musketeers Review - Fairy Powered Productions
Carols for All? - Susan Elkin
Collapsible presented by HighTide and Ellie Keel Productions - Amy Toledano

8th February 2020

The Jury – Upstairs At The Gatehouse - Lisa Martland
Blitz! – Union Theatre - Lisa Martland
Five Questions With: Emma Kingston - Lisa Martland
When The Sea Swallows Us Whole presented by BTS Productions - Amy Toledano
What The Dolls Saw presented by House of Macabre - Amy Toledano
Lost Laowais presented Eschaton Theatre - Amy Toledano
Chaplin: Birth of a Tramp review - Fairy Powered Productions
Hit show An Evening Without Kate Bush heads for London - Lisa Martland
The Grim presented by Quietly Fighting Theatre - Amy Toledano
On Arriving presented by Searchout Theatre - Amy Toledano
REVIEW ROUND-UP: The Wedding Singer at Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre - Emma Clarendon
Gobby at the Vault Festival - Stephanie Ressort
The end of the pier show - John Chapman
When the Sea Swallows Us Whole at the Vault Festival - Stephanie Ressort
‘The satisfying bleakness of the text is allowed to breathe’: ENDGAME – Old Vic - Aleks Sierz
NEWS: & Juliet Announces Sing-A -Long Performance - Emma Clarendon
Review: Chaplin: Birth of a Tramp at Brockley Jack Studio Theatre - Liz Dyer
NEWS: Dulwich Picture Gallery Announces Woman in the Window Exhibition - Emma Clarendon
‘Can’t think of a single aspect of necessary improvement’: THE JURY – Upstairs at the Gatehouse ★★★★ - Luca Molinari
‘Strangely wonderful & wonderfully strange’: PEOPLE SHOW 137 – Southwark Playhouse ★★★★ - Shyama Perera
NEWS: Cast and Creatives Announced for United Queendom - Emma Clarendon
Five Questions With: Marisha Wallace, Continue Reading, Five Questions With: Marisha Wallace - Lisa Martland
Six The Musical – Festival Theatre, Edinburgh and Touring, Continue Reading, Six The Musical – Festival Theatre, Edinburgh and Touring, Six The Musical – Festival Theatre, Edinburgh and Touring - Lisa Martland
The Wedding Singer – Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre, Continue Reading, The Wedding Singer – Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre - Lisa Martland

7th February 2020

Review: Time and Tide, Park Theatre - Kirsty Herrington
REVIEW: Lighthouse – Hazel Lam, presented by Chinese Arts Now (Jacksons Lane) - The Family Stage
NEWS: Jamie Lloyd Company Announces Full Casting for The Seagull - Emma Clarendon
Poet in da Corner, Royal Court | Review - Olivia Mitchell
Interview With…Ricardo Afonso - Emma Clarendon
The Hollow - Thom Dibdin
Review Round Up: The Wedding Singer, Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre - Emma Clarendon
‘It’s a LGBTQ themed comedy drama about friendship, community & a fear of change’: Writer James McDermott brings Time & Tide to the Park Theatre - Emma Clarendon
Royal & Derngate Community Choir to make guest appearance with Leee John of Imagination at The Roadmender - Fairy Powered Productions
NEWS: Magic Goes Wrong has new cast at the Vaudeville Theatre from March 2020 - Press Releases
Shirley Ballas To Lead The Cast of CINDERELLA in Blackpool - Fairy Powered Productions
West End Cast Recording of Dolly Parton’s 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL Released Today - Fairy Powered Productions
Packing Down With Vickii and Shaunagh - Matt Merritt
Rags The Musical at Park Theatre, London to release cast recording - Fairy Powered Productions
The Last Quiz Night On Earth UK Tour Opens Next Week In Salford - Fairy Powered Productions
Text of the Day: You Stupid Darkness! - Aleks Sierz
My Cousin Rachel Review - Fairy Powered Productions
Gorgon at the Vault Festival - Stephanie Ressort
In My Lungs The Ocean Swells at the Vaults Festival - Stephanie Ressort
‘An honour to have shared the experience’: AUTOREVERSE – Battersea Arts Centre ★★★★ - Elaine Chapman
Be Longing presented by G&T Productions - Amy Toledano
News: Interview with Ailin Conant - Kirsty Herrington
Autoreverse presented by Battersea Arts Centre - Amy Toledano
News: Production images released for Park Theatre’s Time And Tide - Kirsty Herrington
Since U Been Gone presented by Teddy Lamb and Ameena Hamid Productions LTD - Amy Toledano
News: Production images released for I, Cinna (the poet) - Kirsty Herrington
News: Rehearsal images released for Trainers at the Gate Theatre - Kirsty Herrington
NEWS: VAULT Festival hosts the UK premiere of Outer Gaea’s tale of fraught diplomatic relations, The Ballerina - Featured Content
On Arriving, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
News: & Juliet Announces special ‘sing-a-long’ performance on 12 May - Kirsty Herrington
News: West End cast recording of 9 to 5 The Musical released - Kirsty Herrington
News: Hamlet reimagined for young audiences at the National Theatre - Kirsty Herrington
News: Rags The Musical at Park Theatre, London to release cast recording - Kirsty Herrington
News: Shirley Ballas to lead the cast of Cinderella in Blackpool - Kirsty Herrington
News: Paines Plough appoints Holly Gladwell as Executive Producer - Kirsty Herrington
‘A truly astonishing piece of acting’: DEATH OF ENGLAND – National Theatre - Ian Foster
Review: I Woke Up Feeling Electric, Hope Theatre - Ian Foster
What the Dolls Saw, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
‘Meaty, emotional & funny play’: ALBION – Almeida Theatre ★★★★ - Rev Stan
& Juliet Announces special ‘sing-a-long’ performance on 12 May - Fairy Powered Productions
The Indecent Musings of Miss Doncaster 2007, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
PHOTOS: Rehearsing ‘angry young man’ Jimmy Porter’s return in Look Back in Anger - Featured Content

6th February 2020

Review: Death of England, National Theatre - Ian Foster
In My Lungs The Ocean Swells, Vault Festival - Shanine Salmon
Full cast announced for ZORRO in Concert at Cadogan Hall - Fairy Powered Productions
CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR THE RSC’S 2020 PRODUCTION OF THE COMEDY OF ERRORS - Fairy Powered Productions
THE JAMIE LLOYD COMPANY ANNOUNCES FULL CAST FOR ANYA REISS’ ADAPTATION OF CHEKHOV’S THE SEAGULL - Fairy Powered Productions
The Off West End Podcast - Shanine Salmon
An evening Of Marvin Gaye Review - Fairy Powered Productions
Interview With… Lyn Paul - Emma Clarendon
Kinky Boots at the Friarage Theatre,Yarm - Fairy Powered Productions
Autoreverse at Battersea Arts Centre. - Elaine Chapman
Review: Albion, Almeida Theatre - Victoria Hamilton is superb as the complex if unlikeable Audrey - Rev Stan
NEWS: The Shark is Broken to Play at the Ambassadors Theatre - Emma Clarendon
Review Round Up: British Baroque: Power and Illusion, Tate Britain - Emma Clarendon
Review: To Move In Time at Chapter Arts Centre - Sophie Garrod
On Arriving, Vault Festival - Shanine Salmon
‘Fitting tribute to a comedy classic’: DAD’S ARMY RADIO SHOW – Touring - Laura Kressly
The Indecent Musings of Miss Doncaster 2007 presented by Think and Hit. - Amy Toledano
What The Dolls Saw at Vault Festival - Stephanie Ressort
News: National Theatre and Fane announce talks with Michael Parkinson, Elizabeth Day and Armistead Maupin as part of Authors on Stage - Kirsty Herrington
Since U Been Gone at Vault Festival - Stephanie Ressort
‘Beautifully enchanting’: Matthew Bourne’s The Red Shoes – Touring ★★★★ - Olivia Mitchell
On Arriving at Vault Festival - Stephanie Ressort
‘Wonderfully funny & perceptive monologue’: GOBBY – Vault Festival - Laura Kressly
When the Sea Swallows Us Whole, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
BEHIND THE SCENES: Discover the workshop process that brought adoption reunion play Giving Up Marty to VAULT Festival - Featured Content
News: Samantha Womack to star in UK and Ireland tour of The Addams Family - Kirsty Herrington
News: Full cast announced for Zorro in concert at Cadogan Hall - Kirsty Herrington
News: Rising stars to headline Nevill Holt Opera’s 2020 festival - Kirsty Herrington
LGBTQFA, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
NEWS: Robert Glenister, Tamzin Outhwaite & Indira Varma join the cast of Jamie Lloyd Company’s The Seagull - Press Releases
WATCH: Enter the world of Red Peter with the tense new trailer for the Vault Festival show - Featured Content
News: First look at Frances Barber as Billie Trix in MUSIK - Kirsty Herrington
‘It’s hilarious but also moving’: AFTER(S) – White Bear Theatre - Ian Foster
In My Lungs the Ocean Swells, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
Hannah Waddingham on Bringing a Queen to Life in The Pirate Queen | Interview - Olivia Mitchell
Rachel Tucker on Starring in The Pirate Queen | Interview - Olivia Mitchell
“We are a global community and one I think which is very much at a turning point right now”: Beverly Andrews on Annawon’s Song - Featured Content
I Don’t Know What to Do, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
Samantha Womack to star in 2020 Tour of THE ADDAMS FAMILY - Fairy Powered Productions
Dial M for Murder Review - Fairy Powered Productions
Be Longing, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
REVIEW ROUND-UP: Endgame at the Old Vic Theatre - Emma Clarendon
Band of Gold Review - Fairy Powered Productions
The Strange Tale of Charlie Chaplin and Stan Laurel at HOME - Kristy Stott

5th February 2020

Review: Sara Bareilles and Gavin Creel in Waitress, Adelphi Theatre - Ian Foster
Six The Musical – Festival Theatre, Edinburgh and Touring - Lisa Martland
Rendezvous With Marlene: Ute Lemper – Electric Theatre, Guildford and Touring - Lisa Martland
The Wedding Singer – Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre - Lisa Martland
Melbourne Opera: Fidelio review - Simon Parris
Beautiful – The Carole King Musical Review - Fairy Powered Productions
NEWS: Full Cast Announced for Anything is Possible if You Think About it Hard Enough - Emma Clarendon
Review Round Up: Endgame, Old Vic Theatre - Emma Clarendon
Matthew Bourne's The Red Shoes (UK Tour), New Victoria Theatre | Review - Olivia Mitchell
‘Enough energy to light Hampton Court for 500 years’: SIX THE MUSICAL – Touring ★★★★ - Thom Dibdin
Gobby, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Review - Fairy Powered Productions
Text of the Day: The Sugar Syndrome - Aleks Sierz
Head of State, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
After(s) at the White Bear - Stephanie Ressort
‘I came away eager for more’: PERSONA – Riverside Studios ★★★★ - Carole Woddis
Band of Gold by Kay Mellor. - Elaine Chapman
News: The Shark is Broken to play strictly limited run at the Ambassadors Theatre - Kirsty Herrington
Frida Kahlo, Viva La Vida - Shanine Salmon
Interview with Rachel Bagshaw - Kirsty Herrington
News: Casting and Creatives announced for Les Enfants Terribles’ “United Queendom” at Kensington Palace - Kirsty Herrington
News: Cast announced for Alan Ayckbourn’s Relatively Speaking at The Mill At Sonning - Kirsty Herrington
News: TodayTix acquires Encore - Kirsty Herrington
WATCH: Welcome to the ICE (Immigration & Customs Enforcement) world of The Special Relationship - Featured Content
NEWS: Cast announced for Old Red Lion Triptych, including Simon Stephens’ Nuclear War - Featured Content
Ludicrous MacKenzie - Thom Dibdin
‘You’ll find it hard not to be won over’: THE MISDAVENTURES OF DAVID & SAM – Vault Festival - Ian Foster
Prepare to be Surprised - Chris Grady
The Sugar Syndrome - Aleks Sierz
Review: Rendezvous With Marlene (St. George's, Bristol) - Shane Morgan
‘A pin-drop silence falls over the auditorium’: ENDGAME / ROUGH FOR THEATRE II – The Old Vic - Maryam Philpott
Interview With…Arthur Hughes - Emma Clarendon
Feature |A Director at Work - Laura Kressly
Cirque du Soleil presents Luzia. - Elaine Chapman
Six The Musical - Thom Dibdin

4th February 2020

Review: On Arriving, VAULT Festival - Ian Foster
Review: In My Lungs The Ocean Swells, VAULT Festival - Ian Foster
Persona, Riverside Studios – Review - Michael Davis
Video: 60 Second review of Endgame at the Old Vic with Alan Cumming & Daniel Radcliffe - Rev Stan
Ten Times Table - Thom Dibdin
‘A stunning & universal piece’: DROP DEAD GORGEOUS – Vault Festival - Laura Kressly
Quick Q&A: How To Save a Life - Liz Dyer
The Canary and the Crow - Carole Woddis
IRIS THEATRE ANNOUNCE SUMMER SEASON 2020 – ESCAPE TO THE FOREST - Fairy Powered Productions
NEWS: RSC’s winter season features musical version of The Magician’s Elephant & epic Wars of the Roses staging - Press Releases
Mamma Mia! The Party Now Booking into 2021 - Fairy Powered Productions
‘Does justice to the unique storytelling of the original’: HOLES – Touring ★★★★ - Fairy Powered Productions
ROYAL SHAKESPEARE COMPANY ANNOUNCES 2020 WINTER SEASON - Fairy Powered Productions
A Brand-New Adaptation Of Dickens’ A Christmas Carol By Mark Gatiss Will Open At Nottingham Playhouse Prior To Its London Premiere At Alexandra Palace This Christmas - Fairy Powered Productions
Ten Times Table Review - Fairy Powered Productions
What’s In A Name? returns home to Birmingham - Fairy Powered Productions
BE PREPARED FOR A WHOLE LOTTA SHAKIN’ GOIN’ ON… - Fairy Powered Productions
Dick Turpin and crew ride into Grand Opera House box office - Fairy Powered Productions
TodayTix acquires Encore, the leading independent theatre ticket distribution network in Europe - Fairy Powered Productions
Best of the Blogs: The Sugar Syndrome, Persona, Sold & Blithe Spirit - Lisa Martland
NEWS: John Rwoth-Omack brings tale of boy soldier Far Gone to VAULT Festival - Featured Content
Connie Wookey: Denied, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
Quick Q&A: QUADRUPLE THRE4T - Liz Dyer
REVIEW ROUND-UP: Faustus: That Damned Woman at Lyric Hammersmith - Emma Clarendon
NEWS: Full Casting Announced for A Museum in Baghdad at the Kiln Theatre - Emma Clarendon
NEWS: Malory Towers to Have Run at the Southbank Centre - Emma Clarendon
News: Mamma Mia! The Party extends to 2021 - Kirsty Herrington
News: Mark Gatiss to star in new adaptation of Dickens’ A Christmas Carol - Kirsty Herrington
NEWS: Casting Announced for Once Upon a Mattress - Emma Clarendon
Something Awful, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
Royal Shakespeare Company Announce Winter Season 2020 - Matt Merritt
NEWS: Katherine Parkinson Cast in E.V. Crowe’s Shoe Lady - Emma Clarendon
NEWS: Full Casting Announced for Zorro the Musical - Emma Clarendon
‘When I was at the read-through, I was falling off my chair’: Alex Wheatle on seeing his novel Crongton Knights adapted for the stage - Featured Content
Review Round Up: Madame X Tour, Madonna, London Palladium - Emma Clarendon
Five Questions With: Marisha Wallace - Lisa Martland
‘Will surely soon be a contemporary classic’: THE GIFT – Theatre Royal Stratford East & Touring - Aleks Sierz
NUMB, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
News: Malory Towers returns for national tour - Kirsty Herrington
News: Full cast announced for Zorro The Musical - Kirsty Herrington
The Wild Unfeeling World, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
News: A Taste of Honey at Trafalgar Studios enters its final four weeks - Kirsty Herrington
Review: After(s), White Bear Theatre - Ian Foster

3rd February 2020

Love London Love Culture’s Show Picks of the Week: Monday 3rd February 2020 - Emma Clarendon
NEWS: Final Casting Announced for Gala Performance of The Pirate Queen - Emma Clarendon
Meet the cast: Who’s who in Pipeline Theatre’s NHS-set play Drip Drip Drip? - Featured Content
Opinion: Reaction to the 2020 BAFTA Awards - Emma Clarendon
News: Earl Carpenter and Daniel Boys announced for charity gala performance of The Pirate Queen - Kirsty Herrington
Text of the Day: Les Misérables - Aleks Sierz
NEWS: Canadian hit Hockey Mom, Hockey Dad gets European premiere at Finborough Theatre - Featured Content
Wilton’s Music Hall announce stunning summer season - Fairy Powered Productions
Malory Towers Returns with a Summer Run at Southbank Centre - Fairy Powered Productions
The Journey of a Warlike Mind presented by Ana Luiza Ulsig - Amy Toledano
Full casting announced for the timeless musical classic THE SOUND OF MUSIC - Fairy Powered Productions
Stephanie Billers on starring in Matthew Bourne's The Red Shoes - Olivia Mitchell
Full casting announced for new immersive production of Zorro The Musical - Fairy Powered Productions
’A transition from screen to theatre done right’: PERSONA – Riverside Studios ★★★★★ - Luca Molinari
The Legend of the Holy Drinker by Hunch Theatre. - Elaine Chapman
Cinderella at York Theatre Royal - Fairy Powered Productions
‘Interesting & topical play’: FOR THE SAKE OF ARGUMENT – Bridewell Theatre - Kirsty Herrington
James McNicholas: The Boxer, Vault Festival - Shanine Salmon
The Archive of Educated Hearts, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
Frankie Foxstone aka The Profit: Walking Tour, Vault Festival - Shanine Salmon
NEWS: John Osborne’s Look Back in Anger gets rare fringe revival at White Bear Theatre - Featured Content
Endgame and Rough for Theatre II – The Old Vic - Maryam Philpott
Cassie and the Lights, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
‘Fails to hit its target’: FAUSTUS: THAT DAMNED WOMAN – Lyric Hammersmith - Jonathan Baz
NEWS: Katherine Parkinson cast in E.V. Crowe’s play Shoe Lady at the Royal Court Theatre - Press Releases
FEATURED SHOW: Reviews are in for new drama about journalistic responsibility, For the Sake of Argument - Featured Content
Dad’s Army Radio Show, British Library - Laura Kressly
NEWS: Cast & creatives announced for Broadway revival Once Upon a Mattress - Featured Content
NEWS: Emma Rice’s Malory Towers returns for national tour & summer run at the Southbank Centre - Press Releases
NEWS: Hampstead Theatre announces season of classics to celebrate ‘60 years of original theatre’ - Press Releases
REVIEW ROUND-UP: Kunene & the King at the Ambassadors Theatre - Emma Clarendon
drop dead gorgeous, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
The Legend of the Holy Drinker, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
Five Questions With: The Boy In The Dress’ Irvine Iqbal, Continue Reading, Five Questions With: The Boy In The Dress’ Irvine Iqbal, Five Questions With: The Boy In The Dress’ Irvine Iqbal - Lisa Martland
Record-breaking Broadway debut for Six co-writer Lucy Moss, Continue Reading, Record-breaking Broadway debut for Six co-writer Lucy Moss - Lisa Martland
Louise Dearman to go solo at Cadogan Hall, Continue Reading, Louise Dearman to go solo at Cadogan Hall - Lisa Martland

2nd February 2020

Musical Theatre Review | Macbeth – Wilton’s Music Hall - Lisa Martland
Review: The Misadventures of David and Sam, VAULT Festival - Ian Foster
Review: Something Awful, VAULT Festival - Ian Foster
Persona presented by Riverside Studios - Amy Toledano
For The Sake Of Argument presented by the Bridewell Theatre - Amy Toledano
Passion On The Night Tube by Tony Tang - Amy Toledano
VOiD presented by Tutti Tutti Productions - Amy Toledano
I Don't Know What To Do presented by Creative Destruction - Amy Toledano
Catch Of The Day presented by Red Fox Theatre - Amy Toledano
Black Fate presented by Get Out Of My Space - Amy Toledano
David McIver: Teleport - Amy Toledano
Persona - Carole Woddis
‘An exceptional piece of new writing’: PUSH – Vault Festival - Laura Kressly
Les Misérables - Aleks Sierz
‘A lot of wonderful ingredients’: FOR THE SAKE OF ARGUMENT – Bridewell Theatre - Stephanie Ressort
Review Round Up: Kunene and the King, Ambassadors Theatre - Emma Clarendon
‘Undoubtedly a must-see piece of theatre’: SOLD – Vault Festival ★★★★★ - Amy Toledano
Review: Alan Cumming and Daniel Radcliffe in Endgame, Old Vic - stuffed dogs, ladders and a performance that resonates - Rev Stan
Review: For the Sake of Argument, Bridewell Theatre - Kirsty Herrington
NEWS: Casting Announced for The Life of Pi - Emma Clarendon
The Morning After, Above the Stag - Shanine Salmon
NOW week 1, The Yard - Laura Kressly
Sound Cistem, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
‘Excellent all-around performances’: DR KORCZAK’S EXAMPLE – Leeds ★★★★★ - Fairy Powered Productions
Musical Theatre Review | Child cast announced for Prince Of Egypt - Lisa Martland
Culture bound – January - John Chapman
First Time - Elaine Chapman
Bags of officiousness - Susan Elkin

1st February 2020

‘Passion on the Night Tube’ at The Gift Horse at the Horse and Stables - Stephanie Ressort
Faustus: That Damned Woman - Review - Jonathan Baz
BattleActs at Vault Festival Lates - Amy Toledano
Ben Pope (Work In Progress) at Hello Darling - Amy Toledano
Something Awful presented by FLUX Theatre - Amy Toledano
The Legend of The Holy Drinker presented by Hunchtheatre - Amy Toledano
Tarot presented by The Feathers of Daedalus Circus - Amy Toledano
Blog 50 - Philip Dehany
BattleActs, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
‘A powerful piece of writing’: Santi & Naz – Vault Festival ★★★ - Amy Toledano
Frankie Foxstone aka The Profit, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
Simon Caine: Every Room Becomes a Panic Room When You Overthink Enough, VAULT Festival - Laura Kressly
Review Round Up: Faustus: That Damned Woman, Lyric Hammersmith - Emma Clarendon
On the eve of the Six Nations we speak with England flier Abby Dow - Matt Merritt
‘Written with intelligence, vigour & energy’: THE SUGAR SYNDROME – Orange Tree Theatre - Aleks Sierz
EGTG’s Improbables Return - Thom Dibdin
‘Slick, smart & penetrating’: VOiD – Vault Festival - Laura Kressly
Warm hearted time in Walmington - John Chapman
REVIEW ROUND-UP: Persona at Riverside Studios - Emma Clarendon
Review: Scenes With Girls, Royal Court - intelligent, fresh and funny, I want more theatre like this please - Rev Stan