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31st December 2019

End of year review: My favourite theatre of 2019, a year of dazzling performances, wit, drama and tears - Rev Stan
Theatre review of the 2019 & what to see in 2020 - Maryam Philpott
Feature | Favourite Theatre Moments of 2019 - Laura Kressly
Ravens: Spassky Vs Fischer - Aleks Sierz
Ennio Morricone In Conversation - Jonathan Baz
The Show People Podcast: Actor & author Pauline McLynn - Andrew Keates
Olivia's Top Shows of 2019 - Olivia Mitchell
End of 2019 report - Debbie Gilpin
Aladdin ~ Malvern Theatres - Helen McWilliams
‘Peppered with magical moments’: Circus 1903 – Royal Festival Hall - Katharine Kavanagh
Decade Round Up: The Plays - Emily Garside
NEWS: Arcola Theatre announces 20th anniversary season - Press Releases
All 75 of my interviews from 2019 - Philip Dehany

30th December 2019

MADEUP’s Best of 2019 - Vicky Anderson
Top 10 theatre shows of 2019 - Tim Masters
Review: The Duchess of Malfi, Almeida Theatre or where has the magnetic Lydia Wilson been? - Rev Stan
#ReadaPlayaWeek December and 2019 - Not Exactly Billington
A Christmas Carol presented by Antic Disposition. - Amy Toledano
Favourite shows 2019 - Debbie Gilpin
10 of Ought To Be Clowns’ top moments of the decade - Ian Foster
‘It is Shaw at his mischievous, provocative best’: CANDIDA – Orange Tree Theatre ★★★★ - Carole Woddis
New post-show Q&A: Join Terri for Lazarus Theatre’s reimagining of Ibsen’s Hedda Gabler - Terri Paddock
Theatre Review of the Year and What to See in 2020 - Maryam Philpott
‘Circus 1903’, by The Works Entertainment and Fiery Angel Entertainment - Katharine Kavanagh
‘Might end up unfreezing your heart’: SNOWFLAKE – Kiln Theatre - Aleks Sierz
20 shows to look forward to in 2020 - Ian Foster
Decade Review: The Musicals - Emily Garside
Top 10 theatre shows of 2019 - Kirsty Herrington

29th December 2019

Love London Love Culture Show Picks: January 2020 - Emma Clarendon
‘Delightfully atmospheric piece of theatre: A CHRISTMAS CAROL – Middle Temple Hall - Stephanie Ressort
Candida - Carole Woddis
Love London Love Culture’s Year in Review: 2019 - Emma Clarendon
Best of the Decade part 1. - Emily Garside
Love London Love Culture’s Exhibition Picks of 2019 - Emma Clarendon
Favourite films 2019 - Debbie Gilpin
A Kind of People - Aleks Sierz
Are you trained to act on screen? - Susan Elkin

28th December 2019

Worst shows 2019 - Debbie Gilpin
NEWS: Elton John, Sam Mendes, Natasha Gordon, James Graham & Giles Terera feature in the New Year Honours List - Press Releases
‘Brilliantly revitalised’: SOHO CINDERS – Charing Cross Theatre ★★★★★ - Elaine Chapman
A Christmas Carol at Middle Temple Hall - Stephanie Ressort
2019 Theatre Round Up - Emily Garside
‘Make sure you see it’: POTTED PANTO – Southwark Playhouse ★★★★★ - The Family Stage
10 plays from the past 10 years that stand out - Rev Stan
End of year review: My 5 least favourite plays of 2019 - Rev Stan
NEWS: Kinky Boots struts into 650+ cinemas across the UK & Ireland on 4 & 9 Feb - Featured Content
NEWS: The immersive Wolf of Wall Street closes in January 2020 - Press Releases
10 of my top moments of the decade - Ian Foster

27th December 2019

My Stagey Week (and a half) 47 - Philip Dehany
REVIEW: Potted Panto (Southwark Playhouse) - The Family Stage
Love London Love Culture’s Film Picks of 2019 - Emma Clarendon
Mind the Blog’s Favourite female performances of 2019 - Debbie Gilpin
Love London Love Culture’s Favourite Books of 2019 - Emma Clarendon
Soho Cinders directed by Will Keith. - Elaine Chapman
‘Pure entertainment with a soundtrack worth replaying’: SOHO CINDERS – Charing Cross Theatre - Luca Molinari
End of year review: My 5 favourite fringe plays of 2019 - Rev Stan
Love London Love Culture’s Favourite Shows of 2019 - Emma Clarendon

26th December 2019

Opera and Ballet Year in Review 2019 - Simon Parris
New post-show Q&A: Join Terri for Lazarus Theatre’s new reinvention of Macbeth - Terri Paddock
Boxing Day Sale - Thom Dibdin

25th December 2019

My Christmas Message. - Philip Dehany

24th December 2019

My Stagey Week 46 - Philip Dehany
Favourite female performances of 2019 - Debbie Gilpin
From Come From Away to The Antipodes: Top 10 Shows of 2019 - Not Exactly Billington
10 plays from the past 10 years that stand out - for a variety of reasons (not necessarily overly worthy ones) - Rev Stan
‘Sheer entertainment for adults & children alike’: BILLIONAIRE BOY – London & Touring ★★★★ - Fairy Powered Productions
Favourite male performances of 2019 - Debbie Gilpin
Love London Love Culture’s Favourite Music Events 2019 - Emma Clarendon
‘Definitely brightens up the festive period’: SNOW WHITE – Chickenshed Theatre ★★★★ - Elaine Chapman
043: Pauline McLynn is too old for Jesus (Christmas Special) - Andrew Keates
‘The whole cast is impressive’: A LITTLE PRINCESS – Drayton Arms Theatre ★★★★ - Amy Toledano
Love London Love Culture’s Favourite Shows of 2019 - Emma Clarendon
‘Don’t miss the chance to see this charming show’: CURTAINS – West End - Maryam Philpott
Snow White devised by Chickenshed. - Elaine Chapman

23rd December 2019

Musical Theatre Review 2019 – Five-Star Show Round-Up - Lisa Martland
The Little Prince presented by Protein Dance - Amy Toledano
Jagged Little Pill – Broadhurst Theatre, New York. - Lisa Martland
Joan of Leeds presented by Breach Theatre - Amy Toledano
View From The Circle’s Top Ten Shows of the Year - Rachel Williams
Top 10 Shows of 2019 - Not Exactly Billington
‘It takes some guts’: FAIRVIEW – Young Vic Theatre ★★★★ - Carole Woddis
‘A barnstorming show with laughs by the bucketload’: CURTAINS – West End ★★★★ - Debbie Gilpin
Mind the Blog ‘on tour’ 2019 - Debbie Gilpin
New post-show Q&A: Join Terri for Arrows & Traps’ premiere of Chaplin in February - Terri Paddock
Curtains: The Musical Comedy – Wyndhams Theatre - Maryam Philpott
Review Round Up: The Gentlemen - Emma Clarendon
REVIEW ROUND-UP: The Ocean at the End of the Lane at the National Theatre - Emma Clarendon
Best of the Blogs: Curtains, Three Sisters, Peter Pan Goes Wrong & more - Lisa Martland
My Stagey Week 45 - Philip Dehany

22nd December 2019

TV Review: His Dark Materials Series 1 - Ian Foster
Matt Lucas saves Christmas for Sondheim Theatre’s Les Misérables - Lisa Martland
New cast confirmed for extended runs of Soho Cinders - Lisa Martland
CD Review: Musical Direction – Jon Robyns - Lisa Martland
The Wolf, The Duck and The Mouse adapted by Jack McNamara. - Elaine Chapman
Arthur Miller 2019: a summary - Debbie Gilpin
Love London Love Culture’s Show Picks of the Week: Sunday 22nd December 2019 - Emma Clarendon
FROM DOWN UNDER: Chicago in Melbourne - Simon Parris
Review: Great Expectations, Playground Theatre - Kirsty Herrington
‘An absolute treat’: THE RED SHOES – Sadler’s Wells ★★★★★ - Debbie Gilpin
Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 22nd December 2019 - Emma Clarendon
Review: Fairview, Young Vic - what stands out a few weeks after seeing it - Rev Stan
The Rockin’ Panto CINDERELLA by Peter Rowe. - Elaine Chapman
‘There’s just a whole lot of arrestingly good fun to be had here’: CURTAINS – West End - Ian Foster
The Christmas Elf – Northern Opera Group Review - Fairy Powered Productions
Puppetry degree, anyone? - Susan Elkin

21st December 2019

Captain Flinn and the Pirate Dinosaurs: The Magic Cutlass presented by Christmas in Leicester Square - Amy Toledano
News: Rehearsal images released for Kevin Elyot’s Coming Clean - Kirsty Herrington
News: Production images released for Circus 1903 - Kirsty Herrington
News: The Critics Circle Theatre Awards to honour Michael Billington - Kirsty Herrington
News: Hannah Waddingham, Steph Parry and Emma Norman to join Rachel Tucker in The Pirate Queen - Kirsty Herrington
News: Images released for Rob Brydon’s Songs and Stories - Kirsty Herrington
News: Rehearsal images released for London transfer of Rags - Kirsty Herrington
News: Evelyn Hoskins to join Waitress as Marisha Wallace returns - Kirsty Herrington
REVIEW ROUND-UP: Three Sisters at the National Theatre - Emma Clarendon
Curtains - Debbie Gilpin
The Red Shoes - Debbie Gilpin
Text of the Day: Midnight Movie - Aleks Sierz
‘Sure to leave you with a smile on your face’: CURTAINS – West End ★★★★ - Jonathan Baz
My top ten shows of the year - Rachel Williams
Review: Curtains, Wyndham’s Theatre - Ian Foster
Album Review: Melissa Errico – Legrand Affair (Deluxe Edition) - Ian Foster
Film Review: Nativity Rocks! (2018) - Ian Foster

20th December 2019

Review: Noises Off, Garrick Theatre - Ian Foster
Curtains - Review - Jonathan Baz
A Taste Of Honey - Review - Jonathan Baz
News: Matt Lucas steps in to play Thénardier in Les Mis - Kirsty Herrington
’Utterly entertained’: CINDERELLA – Sheffield ★★★★★ - Fairy Powered Productions
NEWS: Cops opens Southwark Playhouse’s 2020 programme, followed by The Last Five Years, Operation Mincemeat & more - Press Releases
PHOTOS: A Little Princess is charming audiences at Drayton Arms this Christmas - Press Releases
NEWS: Further Casting Announced for The Pirate Queen - Emma Clarendon
NEWS: Turbine Theatre Announces Spring 2020 Season - Emma Clarendon
‘Riding a wave of sweet-sharp emotion’: AMELIE THE MUSICAL – The Other Palace - Ian Foster
Review Round Up: Little Women - Emma Clarendon
THE TURBINE THEATRE ANNOUNCES 2020 SPRING SEASON - Fairy Powered Productions
NEWS: Emilia Clarke to Star in The Seagull - Emma Clarendon
NEWS: The Turbine Theatre announces 2020 spring season - Press Releases
Billionaire Boy Review - Fairy Powered Productions
‘Lots of laughs throughout’: PETER PAN GOES WRONG – London & Touring ★★★★★ - Fairy Powered Productions
#41 Life In The Old Dog - Andrew Wright
Fairview - Carole Woddis
New post-show Q&A: Join Terri for the UK premiere of 1950s-set comedy-drama COPS - Terri Paddock
Casting Announced for new UK Tour of HOLES - Fairy Powered Productions
Film news: trailer for Military Wives released - Ian Foster
‘Its subjects are extremely relevant to today’: Carolyn Maitland stars in Rags The Musical at the Park Theatre - Emma Clarendon
NEWS: Critics’ Circle Awards sets date for 11 Feb, renames Best New Play in honour of Michael Billington - Press Releases
NEWS: Emilia Clarke makes her West End debut in Anya Reiss’ adaptation of The Seagull directed by Jamie Lloyd - Press Releases
THE JAMIE LLOYD COMPANY ANNOUNCES EMILIA CLARKE TO STAR IN ANYA REISS’ ADAPTATION OF CHEKHOV’S THE SEAGULL - Fairy Powered Productions
‘Fascinating & engaging piece of theatre’: THREE SISTERS – National Theatre - Rachel Williams
Midnight Movie - Aleks Sierz
Curtains The Musical (Wyndhams Theatre) - Johnny Fox
NEWS: Matt Lucas steps in to play Thénardier as Les Misérables reopens in the West End - Press Releases
Christmas Spectacular Review - Fairy Powered Productions
Matt Lucas Steps In To Play ‘Thénardier’ as LES MISÉRABLES reopens in the West End - Fairy Powered Productions
Theatre Review: Fairview - Rachel Williams
WATCH Curtains post-show Q&A video: Why has it taken so long for Kander & Ebb’s comedy to come to the West End? - Terri Paddock
Musical Theatre Year in Review 2019 - Simon Parris
Playhouse Comedy update - Thom Dibdin
Chicago review [Melbourne 2019] - Simon Parris

19th December 2019

Interview With… Carolyn Maitland - Emma Clarendon
PREVIEW: The Enchanted Interior, Guildhall Art Gallery - Emma Clarendon
Aladdin – Everything you could wish for in a Panto - Fairy Powered Productions
Review Round Up: Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker - Emma Clarendon
Peter Pan Goes Wrong Review - Fairy Powered Productions
‘A gem of a show’: THE BARRICADE BOYS CHRISTMAS CABARET – The Other Palace ★★★★★ - Fairy Powered Productions
Review: The Invisible Man at Brockley Jack Studio - Liz Dyer
Aladdin Review - Fairy Powered Productions
Theatre Review: Three Sisters - Rachel Williams
‘The perfect family trip to the theatre’: PETER PAN – Southampton ★★★★ - Fairy Powered Productions
‘Impressive, moving & poignant’: THE LOST THING – Royal Opera House ★★★★ - Amy Toledano
Merry Mischiefmas: New comedy Magic Goes Wrong is creating buzz in previews - Featured Content
‘Smartly self-aware, free adaptation’: TEENAGE DICK – Donmar Warehouse - Ian Foster
Peter Pan at The Mayflower Southampton - Elaine Chapman
NEWS: Sebastian Barry’s new critically acclaimed play On Blueberry Hill gets West End transfer - Press Releases
FEATURED SHOW: The reviews are in for ★★★★★ hit Martha, Josie and the Chinese Elvis - Featured Content
WATCH Potted Panto post-show Q&A video: Do you consider A Christmas Carol a pantomime? - Terri Paddock
REVIEW ROUND-UP: Curtains at Wyndham’s Theatre - Emma Clarendon
My Stagey Week 44 - Philip Dehany
The Wizard Of Oz @ Chichester Festival Theatre - Matt Merritt

18th December 2019

Peter Pan Review - Fairy Powered Productions
Review: Teenage Dick, Donmar Warehouse - Ian Foster
The Show People Podcast: Kurt Kansley is Cape Coloured - Andrew Keates
REVIEW ROUND-UP: Girl From the North Country at the Gielgud Theatre - Emma Clarendon
Getting Over Everest at the Hope Theatre - Stephanie Ressort
Critically Acclaimed ‘On Blueberry Hill’ Gets West End Transfer - Fairy Powered Productions
Review Round Up: Curtains, Wyndham’s Theatre - Emma Clarendon
‘An excellent debut play brought flawlessly to life’: I WANNA BE YOURS – Bush Theatre - Laura Kressly
42nd Street – Upstairs at the Gatehouse, Continue Reading, 42nd Street – Upstairs at the Gatehouse - Lisa Martland
Girl from the North Country – Gielgud Theatre, London, Continue Reading, Girl from the North Country – Gielgud Theatre, London, Girl from the North Country – Gielgud Theatre, London - Lisa Martland
Guys and Dolls – Crucible Theatre, Sheffield, Continue Reading, Guys and Dolls – Crucible Theatre, Sheffield - Lisa Martland
Beatrix Potter’s The Tailor of Gloucester – Salberg Studio, Salisbury Playhouse, Continue Reading, Beatrix Potter’s The Tailor of Gloucester – Salberg Studio, Salisbury Playhouse - Lisa Martland
2019: These are a few of my favourite things… - Shane Morgan
Review Round Up: The Ocean at the End of the Lane, National Theatre - Emma Clarendon
Evelyn Hoskins annouced to join the cast of Waitress and Marisha Wallace to return in January 2020 - Fairy Powered Productions
Critically Acclaimed Play ‘ZOO’ at Vault Festival 2020 - Fairy Powered Productions
New post-show Q&A: Join Terri & the cast for Stephen Schwartz’s Rags The Musical - Terri Paddock
NEWS: Rüya’s The Mekan Bar Announces New Cocktail Menu - Emma Clarendon
Musical Theatre Review | Fascinating Aida – Queen Elizabeth Hall and Touring - Lisa Martland
‘An evening of world class entertainment & dance’: THE RED SHOES – Sadler’s Wells & Touring ★★★★★ - Jonathan Baz
NEWS: Edinburgh hit asks Could it be Magic? at Chiswick Playhouse - Featured Content
Interview With….Aylin Bozok - Emma Clarendon
Review Round Up: Girl From the North Country, Gielgud Theatre - Emma Clarendon
WATCH post-show video for Charles Dickens’ The Signalman: Do you believe in ghosts? - Terri Paddock
BEHIND THE SCENES: Peek into rehearsals for Rosalind Blessed’s Lullabies for the Lost - Featured Content
‘Challenging but exhilarating reworking’: THREE SISTERS – National Theatre - Ian Foster

17th December 2019

The Red Shoes - Review - Jonathan Baz
Introducing quick video reviews: Fairview, Young Vic Theatre - Rev Stan
‘The vibe is very tongue-in cheek’: THE INVISIBLE MAN – Brockley Jack Studio Theatre ★★★★ - Michael Davis
Casting announced for Quality Street, Laurie Sansom’s first production for Northern Broadsides - Fairy Powered Productions
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Reviews - Fairy Powered Productions
Lucie Jones in concert at the Adelphi Theatre on 16 February 2020 - Fairy Powered Productions
Dial M For Murder – UK Tour Staring Tom Chambers, Sally Bretton and Christopher Harper Opens at Richmond Theatre Tuesday 14th January 2020 - Fairy Powered Productions
‘There are some clever moments’: THE CAT IN THE HAT – Turbine Theatre ★★★ - Fairy Powered Productions
Blue Apple Theatre company rehearsals for The Railway Children. - Elaine Chapman
NEWS: Sophie Isaac’s Joins Cast of SIX - Emma Clarendon
News: Lucie Jones to star in concert at the Adelphi Theatre - Kirsty Herrington
NEWS: Full Casting Announced for World Premiere of Fix - Emma Clarendon
News: Cast announced for the UK premiere of Cops - Kirsty Herrington
‘Funny, sad & meaningful’: TEENAGE DICK – Donmar Warehouse - Maryam Philpott
New post-show Q&A: Join Terri for world premiere political drama For the Sake of Argument - Terri Paddock
News: Feed to embark on UK tour - Kirsty Herrington
‘Everything about this production is absolutely sumptuous’: THE RED SHOES – Sadler’s Wells - Emma Clarendon
News: Bailey Lock to join the Unicorn as Executive Director and Joint Chief Executive - Kirsty Herrington
News: Lady Chatterley’s Lover to embark on UK tour - Kirsty Herrington
Sex, scandal and class wars | Lady Chatterley’s Lover, UK Tour | February – April 2020 - Fairy Powered Productions
News: Heathers star Sophie Isaacs to play Katherine Howard in Six - Kirsty Herrington
News: Darren Day joins the cast of Mame - Kirsty Herrington
WATCH Blood Orange post-show video: How precious is the NHS to you? - Terri Paddock
Darren Day joins the cast of MAME - Fairy Powered Productions
Best of the Blogs: Cyrano de Bergerac, A Taste Of Honey, The Boy Friend & More - Lisa Martland
Cinderella, Fairfield Halls - Laura Kressly
It’s a Wonderful Life - Thom Dibdin

16th December 2019

Bitch On Heat presented by Quiet Riot - Amy Toledano
A Little Princess presented by Rebel Theatre Company - Amy Toledano
REVIEW: The Red Shoes, Sadler’s Wells - Emma Clarendon
‘Exudes sweetness & glitter’: SNOW WHITE & THE SEVEN DWARFS – Richmond Theatre ★★★★ - Olivia Mitchell
NEWS: Sophie Isaacs joins the West End cast of Six The Musical in January 2020 - Press Releases
A Christmas Carol (European Arts Company) - Debbie Gilpin
‘One great dance routine after another’: 42ND STREET – Upstairs at the Gatehouse ★★★★ - Fairy Powered Productions
FRIENDSICAL THE PARODY MUSICAL INSPIRED BY THE ICONIC TV SHOW FRIENDS ONCE “ON A BREAK” NOW RETURNS FOR AN EXTENSIVE 2020 UK TOUR - Fairy Powered Productions
Review: Three Sisters, National Theatre - Ian Foster
‘A charming presentation of a Victorian classic’: A LITTLE PRINCESS – Drayton Arms Theatre - Shyama Perera
‘A love letter to the NHS’: BLOOD ORANGE – Old Red Lion Theatre ★★★★ - Michael Davis
Flutter - Thom Dibdin
FEATURED SHOW: Take a look at the Twitter buzz about festive treat A (One-Man) Christmas Carol - Featured Content
Teenage Dick – Donmar Warehouse - Maryam Philpott
Theatr Clwyd’s Jack and the Beanstalk the Rock ‘n’ Roll Pantomime to be screened live to hospitals and care homes across North Wales - Fairy Powered Productions
‘Thought-provoking, challenging, gripping & entertaining’: A KIND OF PEOPLE – Royal Court Theatre ★★★★★ - Rev Stan
FIRST LOOK: Check out the fabulous new production images for Martha, Josie and the Chinese Elvis - Featured Content
REVIEW: The Little Prince (Omnibus Theatre) - The Family Stage
The Invisible Man Review - Fairy Powered Productions
Up the Bunty, Fantastic Garlands at the Lion and Unicorn - Shanine Salmon
The Cat in The Hat Review - Fairy Powered Productions
LAMBERT JACKSON PRODUCTIONS ANNOUNCE SEARCH FOR YOUNG PERFORMERS TO STAR IN THE SECRET GARDEN - Fairy Powered Productions
FULL CAST ANNOUNCED FOR THE WORLD PREMIÈRE OF JULIE TSANG’S FIX AT THE PLEASANCE - Fairy Powered Productions
Pantomime Returns to Blackpool Winter Gardens with CINDERELLA - Fairy Powered Productions
White Christmas for Edinburgh - Thom Dibdin
‘Captures the imagination beautifully’: THE SNOW QUEEN – Rose Theatre, Kingston ★★★★ - Emma Clarendon
Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical Review - Fairy Powered Productions
Getting Over Everest presented by The Hope Theatre - Amy Toledano
Blood Orange presented by Tania Amsel - Amy Toledano
Random presented by Klaxon Productions - Amy Toledano
A Kind of People, Royal Court - Laura Kressly
042: Kurt Kansley is Cape Coloured - Andrew Keates
Blood Orange, Old Red Lion Theatre – Review - Michael Davis

15th December 2019

The Invisible Man, Brockley Jack Studio Theatre – Review - Michael Davis
News: Dates announced for international tour of Jane Eyre - Kirsty Herrington
News: VAULT Festival partnerships highlight importance of diversity - Kirsty Herrington
News: Cast recording released for Antic Disposition’s A Christmas Carol - Kirsty Herrington
News: Cast announced for UK tour of Ghost Stories - Kirsty Herrington
News: Park Theatre announced world premiere of Time and Tide - Kirsty Herrington
News: Casting announced for Falling in Love Again - Kirsty Herrington
Giraffes Can't Dance - Not Exactly Billington
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (Pantomime), Richmond Theatre | Review - Olivia Mitchell
‘Lots of laughs & plenty of magic’: CINDERELLA – New Wimbledon Theatre ★★★★ - Fairy Powered Productions
Review: Guys and Dolls, Crucible - Ian Foster
Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 15th December - Emma Clarendon
REVIEW ROUND-UP: Goldilocks & The Three Bears at the London Palladium - Emma Clarendon
‘You are left aching for more’: A KIND OF PEOPLE – Royal Court Theatre - Aleks Sierz
Love London Love Culture’s Show Picks of the Week: Sunday 15th December - Emma Clarendon
Quotas and gestures militate against excellence - Susan Elkin

14th December 2019

REVIEW: Beasty Baby, Liverpool Unity Theatre - Vicky Anderson
The Snow Queen Review - Fairy Powered Productions
Cinderella Review - Fairy Powered Productions
Review Round Up: Three Sisters, National Theatre - Emma Clarendon
First Impressions of…In the Heights Trailer - Emma Clarendon
‘Brings back all the magical memories of the tale’: THE LITTLE PRINCE – Omnibus Theatre ★★★★ - Amy Toledano
Review Round Up: Goldilocks and the Three Bears, London Palladium - Emma Clarendon
REVIEW ROUND-UP: A Taste of Honey at Trafalgar Studios - Emma Clarendon
‘Another standout is the wonderful choreography’: GUYS & DOLLS – Sheffield ★★★★★ - Fairy Powered Productions
The Barricade Boys Christmas Cabaret review - Fairy Powered Productions
REVIEW: The Snow Queen, Rose Theatre - Emma Clarendon
Aladdin - Thom Dibdin
Creeping Beauty - Thom Dibdin
A Kind Of People presented by Royal Court Theatre - Amy Toledano
Review: A Kind of People, Royal Court Theatre - funny, tough and revealing drama that packs a lot of punch - Rev Stan
42nd Street Review - Fairy Powered Productions
A knife crime, two mothers united in sorrow: seeds embarks on a UK tour | Feb – Apr 2020 - Fairy Powered Productions

13th December 2019

Review: Amélie the Musical, The Other Palace - Ian Foster
The Little Prince presented by Omnibus Theatre - Amy Toledano
‘Wants for nothing in terms of spectacle or budget’: THE LION KING – Touring ★★★★ - Thom Dibdin
Leeds Playhouse’s New Season – Spring/Summer 2020 - Fairy Powered Productions
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Review - Fairy Powered Productions
Guys and Dolls Review - Fairy Powered Productions
Red Riding Hood Rock n Roll Panto Review - Fairy Powered Productions
Casting Announced for the First UK Tour of Jeremy Dyson and Andy Nyman’s GHOST STORIES. Opening at The Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham 8th January 2020 - Fairy Powered Productions
Review Round Up: A Taste of Honey, Trafalgar Studios - Emma Clarendon
When that moment of exciting theatre casting news gets dashed - Rev Stan
Sh!t Actually - Tom Bolton
PREVIEW: Gauguin and the Impressionists, Royal Academy of Arts - Emma Clarendon
‘Pushes the comedy to its maximum potential’: FITTER – Soho Theatre ★★★★ - Amy Toledano
PREVIEW: Falling in Love Again, King’s Head Theatre - Emma Clarendon
Review Round Up: Jagged Little Pill, Broadhurst Theatre - Emma Clarendon
‘Fun & clever dark comedy’: TEENAGE DICK – Donmar Warehouse ★★★★★ - Rev Stan
Aladdin, Churchill Theatre - Shanine Salmon
The Little Prince, Omnibus Theatre, Clapham - Shanine Salmon
Potted Panto presented by James Seabright - Amy Toledano
The Fairy-tale Revolution: Wendy’s Awfully Big Adventure presented by Theatre503 - Amy Toledano
‘Bleak & powerful’: A KIND OF PEOPLE – Royal Court Theatre - Ian Foster
Sunny Afternoon for 2020 - Thom Dibdin
‘A mesmerising production’: THE OCEAN AT THE END OF THE LANE – National Theatre ★★★★★ - Kirsty Herrington
Victorian Opera: The Barber of Seville review - Simon Parris

12th December 2019

A Kind of People review – Royal Court - Tim Masters
The Riverside Quarter is up and running in York - Fairy Powered Productions
Text of the Day: Philip Pullman on lying - Aleks Sierz
Good timing - John Chapman
100,000th Darlington pantomime visitor to be announced this coming week… - Fairy Powered Productions
‘Hilarious & unexpectedly relevant tale’: JOAN OF LEEDS – New Diorama Theatre ★★★ - Luca Molinari
‘Warm & entertaining production’: THE SNOW QUEEN – Park Theatre ★★★★ - Kirsty Herrington
I Wanna Be Yours, Bush Theatre - Laura Kressly
Nine to Five The Musical - Review - Jonathan Baz
World premiere of TIME AND TIDE by James McDermott – Park Theatre 5-29 Feb - Fairy Powered Productions
News: Tickets to go on sale for Thursford Christmas Spectacular 2020 - Kirsty Herrington
The Last Quiz Night On Earth Set For 2020 UK Tour With Greater Manchester Dates - Fairy Powered Productions
Enjoy a (Brian) Blessed Christmas | Antic Disposition’s A Christmas Carol - Fairy Powered Productions
Thriller Live, Lyric Theatre - Shanine Salmon
Sleeping Beauty Review - Fairy Powered Productions
Review, The Ocean at the End of the Lane, National Theatre - Kirsty Herrington
The Lost Thing presented by The Royal Opera and Candoco Dance Company - Amy Toledano
FITTER presented by Hotter Project and EKP. - Amy Toledano
Good Nights Out: A History of Popular British Theatre 1940–2015 - Aleks Sierz
‘Sparkling production’: THE BOY FRIEND – Menier Chocolate Factory ★★★★ - Fairy Powered Productions
Aladdin at Kings Theatre Southsea. - Elaine Chapman
‘Bold, lively & razor sharp from start to finish’: CYRANO DE BERGERAC – West End ★★★★ - Emma Clarendon
Review, Thriller Live, Lyric Theatre - Kirsty Herrington
Dear Santa Live! - Helen McWilliams
NEWS: The Stage Awards 2020 shortlist is announced - Press Releases
Philip Pullman on lying - Aleks Sierz
The Lion King - Thom Dibdin

11th December 2019

I Can Go Anywhere - Thom Dibdin
Midnight Movie presented by Royal Court Theatre - Amy Toledano
Review: A Kind of People, Royal Court - Ian Foster
Cinderella Review - Fairy Powered Productions
‘His power is absolute, there’s no hope of fighting’: Director Asya Sosis explores the dark themes in Dragon - Featured Content
NEWS: Casting Announced for Pretty Woman the Musical - Emma Clarendon
First Impressions…No Time to Die Trailer - Emma Clarendon
‘A powerful comment on the flimsy whims of political allegiance’: UBU!: A SINGALONG SATIRE – Touring - Laura Kressly
Jodie Prenger Talks About A Taste Of Honey - Jonathan Baz
Interview With…Jonah Rzeskiewicz - Emma Clarendon
Review: Teenage Dick, Donmar Warehouse - a fun, sharp, black comedy - Rev Stan
NEWS: New Images Released of the West End Cast of SIX - Emma Clarendon
Joan of Leeds, New Diorama Theatre - Shanine Salmon
Cinderella Review - Fairy Powered Productions
Liverpool Audiences Are Having A Ball At City’s Cinderella Panto - Fairy Powered Productions
Tickets go on sale for THURSFORD CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR 2020 - Fairy Powered Productions
Kevin Clifton to star in THE WEDDING SINGER at Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre - Fairy Powered Productions
‘A standout evening of entertainment’: THRILLER LIVE – West End ★★★★★ - Jonathan Baz
REVIEW: Michael Bublé World Tour, The O2 - Emma Clarendon
Dick Whittington Review - Fairy Powered Productions
NEWYDDION CANOLFAN MILENIWM CYMRU – RHAGFYR 2019 - Fairy Powered Productions
WALES MILLENNIUM CENTRE NEWS – DECEMBER 2019 - Fairy Powered Productions
Party with the Wolf of Wall Street this New Year’s Eve - Fairy Powered Productions
Critically-Acclaimed Production of West Side Story Extends Run at Curve (Leicester) - Fairy Powered Productions
Thriller Live with guest Peter Andre. - Elaine Chapman
News: Lead cast announced for Pretty Woman - Kirsty Herrington
News: New photos released of the West End cast of Six - Kirsty Herrington
News: Blood Brothers 2020 spring tour announced - Kirsty Herrington
News: The Paper Birds announces the UK tour of Ask Me Anything - Kirsty Herrington
News: Images released for ABBA: Super Troupers The Exhibition - Kirsty Herrington
News: 71st Anniversary of the Universal Declaration Of Human Rights is marked with an invitation to Fly The Flag - Kirsty Herrington
‘A fantastic piece of theatre’: SUPERSTAR – Southwark Playhouse ★★★★★ - Amy Toledano
News: My Best Friend’s Wedding to tour in 2020 - Kirsty Herrington
News: Sunny Afternoon to embark on 2020 tour - Kirsty Herrington
News: The Prince of Egypt releases video of new song - Kirsty Herrington
News: Tarot comes to London’s VAULT Festival - Kirsty Herrington
WATCH: What do audiences and critics think of Graeae’s One Under revival? - Featured Content
‘A dazzling triumph’: CYRANO DE BERGERAC – West End - Aleks Sierz
NEWS: Danny Mac & Aimie Atkinson take the lead roles in West End’s Pretty Woman The Musical - Press Releases
Dick Whittington ~ Wolverhampton Grand Theatre - Helen McWilliams
Peter Andre takes over in Thriller Live - Review - Jonathan Baz
Mrs Brown is Coming to Town - Thom Dibdin

10th December 2019

Kneehigh’s Ubu!: A Singalong Satire, Shoreditch Town Hall - Laura Kressly
’Leaves audiences with lots to ponder’: LITTLE MISS BURDEN – Bunker Theatre - Luca Molinari
REVIEW: Stab in the Dark, Show Up Productions (Adult version) - The Family Stage
‘Vibrant, lively & lucid’: ESCAPE FROM PLANET TRASH – Pleasance Theatre - Amy Toledano
WATCH: Natasha Santos tells London Live about the Christmas reinvention of break up comedy Getting Over Everest - Featured Content
Interview With…Phylip Harries - Emma Clarendon
First Look at…Abba: Super Troupers The Exhibition, The O2 - Emma Clarendon
REVIEW: Father Christmas, Pins & Needles (Lyric Hammersmith) - The Family Stage
Blood Brothers 2020 Spring Tour dates announced - Fairy Powered Productions
45NORTH – New Female-Led Theatre Company Launches to Champion Underrepresented & Unheard Artists & Stories - Fairy Powered Productions
‘The two central performances are compelling’: RAVENS: SPASSKY VS FISCHER – Hampstead Theatre - Aleks Sierz
The Exceptional Case of Whizz and Drex, Old Red Lion Theatre - Shanine Salmon
Kneehigh’s Ubu!, Shoreditch Town Hall - Shanine Salmon
NEWS: Doctor Who Immersive Adventure Announced - Emma Clarendon
REVIEW: Cyrano de Bergerac, Playhouse Theatre - Emma Clarendon
REVIEW ROUND-UP: Amelie the Musical at The Other Palace - Emma Clarendon
Theatre Helpline running throughout Christmas period to support industry workers - Fairy Powered Productions
THE SOUND OF MUSIC: Full Casting Announced For UK & Ireland Tour - Fairy Powered Productions
WISE CHILDREN ANNOUNCES FULL CAST FOR THE REVIVAL OF ROMANTICS ANONYMOUS AT BRISTOL OLD VIC - Fairy Powered Productions
‘Feels as fresh & relevant as ever’: A TASTE OF HONEY – Trafalgar Studios - Maryam Philpott
NEWS: Full cast is announced for Rags The Musical at the Park Theatre - Press Releases

9th December 2019

F**k Freud by Lucio Veronesi. - Elaine Chapman
BBC Radio 2 announces partnership with the WhatsOnStage Awards in 2020 and launches the BBC Radio 2 Audience Award for Best Musical - Fairy Powered Productions
LAMBERT JACKSON PRODUCTIONS ANNOUNCE CONCERT PERFORMANCES OF THE SECRET GARDEN AT THE LONDON PALLADIUM - Fairy Powered Productions
Be More Chill – casting announced for UK production in 2020 - Fairy Powered Productions
The Lion, the Witch & the Wardrobe to embark on UK Tour in 2020 - Fairy Powered Productions
BBC Studios and Immersive Everywhere announce Doctor Who Time Fracture: An Immersive Adventure - Fairy Powered Productions
‘A delightful piece’: THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS – Leeds ★★★★ - Fairy Powered Productions
Review Round Up: Amelie the Musical, The Other Palace - Emma Clarendon
The Fairytale Revolution:Wendy’s Awfully Big Adventure by Louise Beresford and Anna Spearpoint. - Elaine Chapman
‘A really good all-round family show’: OI FROG & FRIENDS! – West End & Touring - The Family Stage
News: Hannah Tointon and Joel Montague to host the next Waitress Cast Album Karaoke Night - Kirsty Herrington
News: Casting announced for UK production of Be More Chill - Kirsty Herrington
News: Doctor Who immersive experience to open in London - Kirsty Herrington
‘Endlessly fascinating’: MEASURE FOR MEASURE – Barbican Theatre - Tom Bolton
NEWS: Casting Announced for Be More Chill - Emma Clarendon
REVIEW: The Wolf, The Duck and The Mouse, a Unicorn and New Perspectives Production (Unicorn Theatre) - The Family Stage
A Taste of Honey – Trafalgar Studios - Maryam Philpott
First Look at…Cyrano de Bergerac, Playhouse Theatre - Emma Clarendon
‘Work that is socially & politically vital’: POST POPULAR – Soho Theatre - Laura Kressly
NEWS: Lambert Jackson Productions Announce Concert Performances of The Secret Garden - Emma Clarendon
Little Miss Burden presented by Harts Theatre Company and The Bunker - Amy Toledano
REVIEW: Home Work: A Memoir of My Hollywood Years by Julie Andrews - Emma Clarendon
NEWS: Casting announced for London production of Be More Chill - Press Releases
One Woman Alien presented by Cyborphic apart of Talos III Science Fiction Festival - Amy Toledano
Room Service presented by Cyborphic apart of Talos III Science Fiction Festival - Amy Toledano
‘My mental health problems made me an easier target for domestic abuse’: Rosalind Blessed on her pair of plays at the Old Red Lion Theatre - Featured Content
Singin’ in the Rain – The Mill at Sonning - Lisa Martland
Bat Out Of Hell to Glasgow - Thom Dibdin
‘Maintains its crisp choreography’: THE BOY FRIEND – Menier Chocolate Factory ★★★★ - Luca Molinari
REVIEW: Emily Rising, Little Angel Theatre & Goblin Theatre co-production (Half Moon Theatre) - The Family Stage
Oi Frog and Friends based on the books by Kes Gray. - Elaine Chapman

8th December 2019

Jack and the Beanstalk Review - Fairy Powered Productions
Broadway Princess Party heads for London - Lisa Martland
New cast for West End’s Everybody’s Talking About Jamie - Lisa Martland
A Christmas Carol – Barn Theatre, Cirencester - Lisa Martland
The Exceptional case of Whizz and Drex by Fred Kelly. - Elaine Chapman
‘Packed with warmth & humour’: LITTLE MISS BURDEN – Bunker Theatre - Stephanie Ressort
Gypsy – Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester - Lisa Martland
‘Themes that resonate during periods of crisis’: THE WIND OF HEAVEN – Finborough Theatre ★★★★ - Michael Davis
‘An absolute triumph’: GYPSY – Manchester ★★★★★ - Kristy Stott
‘The beauty and rawness of it pull you in’: CYRANO DE BERGERAC – West End ★★★★★ - Rev Stan
REVIEW: My Life With Michael – 10 Years of Thriller Live! By Gary Lloyd - Emma Clarendon
Review, The Snow Queen, Park Theatre - Kirsty Herrington
A Christmas Carol- Bristol Old Vic ☆☆☆☆ - Kris Hallett
The Gruffalo’s Child Review - Fairy Powered Productions
I Wanna Be Yours presented by Paines Plough and Tamasha - Amy Toledano
Snow White- Tobacco Factory Theatres ☆☆☆ - Kris Hallett

7th December 2019

A Christmas Carol review – The Old Vic - Tim Masters
ABBA Super Trouper The Exhibition - Review - Jonathan Baz
Little Miss Burden at the Bunker Theatre - Stephanie Ressort
Post Popular, Soho Theatre - Laura Kressly
Messiah presented by Bear Trap Theatre - Amy Toledano
‘Guaranteed to warm your heart’: SNOW WHITE – Chickenshed Theatre - Liz Dyer
‘Has a sensorial richness’: MIDNIGHT MOVIE – Royal Court Theatre - Laura Kressly
CD Review: Legends – Gary Williams, Continue Reading, CD Review: Legends – Gary Williams - Lisa Martland
The Boy Friend – Menier Chocolate Factory, Continue Reading, The Boy Friend – Menier Chocolate Factory - Lisa Martland
Whistle Down the Wind – Union Theatre, Continue Reading, Whistle Down the Wind – Union Theatre, Whistle Down the Wind – Union Theatre - Lisa Martland
‘Disarming & engaging candour’: MANDY PICKS A HUSBAND – Canal Cafe Theatre - Stephanie Ressort
Review: Jamie Lloyd exposes James McAvoy in the raw, emotional treat that is Cyrano de Bergerac - Rev Stan
‘An achingly modern & exciting version’: CYRANO DE BERGERAC – West End - Maryam Philpott
Album Review: John Barrowman – A Fabulous Christmas - Ian Foster
Christmas Carol: A Fairy Tale Review - Fairy Powered Productions
Album Review: Michael Ball & Alfie Boe – Back Together - Ian Foster
Not-yet-a-review: Fairview, Young Vic - Ian Foster

6th December 2019

The Australian Ballet School: Summer Season 2019 review - Simon Parris
REVIEW: Jack & The Beanstalk (Theatre Peckham) - The Family Stage
Goldilocks and the Three Bears - Thom Dibdin
Gypsy Review - Fairy Powered Productions
Text of the Day: Ian Kershaw on The Greatest Play in the History of the World - Aleks Sierz
NEWS: Samantha Barks will play Elsa in the West End production of Frozen - Press Releases
NEWS: New Cast Announced for Soho Cinders - Emma Clarendon
Review Round Up: The Boy Friend, Menier Chocolate Factory - Emma Clarendon
Rules for Living, Tower Theatre - Shanine Salmon
Mandy Picks A Husband presented by Amanda Broomell - Amy Toledano
Snow White, Chickenshed - Shanine Salmon
THEATRECAT IS UNDER THE VET… - Libby Purves
A Pissedmas Carol - Debbie Gilpin
F**K Freud by Lucio Veronesi - Amy Toledano
Review Round Up: Motherless Brooklyn - Emma Clarendon
Mandy Picks a Husband at the Canal Cafe Theatre - Stephanie Ressort
‘Think stand-up comedy meets cabaret meets theatre’: Amanda Broomell brings Mandy Picks a Husband to the Canal Cafe - Kirsty Herrington
NEWS: Casting Announced for NoFit State’s Lexicon - Emma Clarendon
NEWS: Samantha Barks to Star in London Production of Frozen - Emma Clarendon
REVIEW: Oi Frog & Friends! (Lyric Theatre) - The Family Stage
ACTING FOR OTHERS ANNOUNCE OVER £90,000 HAS BEEN RAISED AT THIS YEAR’S ONE NIGHT ONLY AT THE IVY - Fairy Powered Productions
News: Birmingham Royal Ballet announces UK tour of Swan Lake - Kirsty Herrington
Unfortunate – The Untold Story of Ursula the Sea Witch - Fairy Powered Productions
F**k Freud, Tristan Bates Theatre - Shanine Salmon
WALES MILLENNIUM CENTRE & KAITE O’REILLY’S THE BEAUTY PARADE FUSES DEAF AND HEARING ARTFORMS TO TELL AN EXTRAORDINARY WORLD WAR II STORY - Fairy Powered Productions
THE BEAUTY PARADE – CYNHYRCHIAD CANOLFAN MILENIWM CYMRU A KAITE O’REILLY, GYDAG ARTISTIAID BYDDAR A SY’N CLYWED – I ADRODD STORI ANHYGOEL O’R AIL RYFEL BYD - Fairy Powered Productions
News: Soho Cinders reveals new cast - Kirsty Herrington
DOLLY PARTON’S 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL RETURNS TO THE PALACE THEATRE - Fairy Powered Productions
‘Ria Jones’ Mama Rose is an undeniably forceful presence’: GYPSY – Manchester - Ian Foster
New Season Announcement - Fairy Powered Productions
The Boy Friend Review - Fairy Powered Productions
DISNEY’S THE LION KING RETURNS TO THE PALACE THEATRE IN 2020 - Fairy Powered Productions
Midnight Movie, Royal Court - Laura Kressly
‘A colourful & escapist retreat’: THE BOY FRIEND – Menier Chocolate Factory ★★★ - Johnny Fox
Review: Gypsy at the Royal Exchange - Kristy Stott
Billionaire Boy (UK Tour), New Theatre Oxford | Review - Olivia Mitchell
WATCH Escape From Planet Trash post-show Q&A video: Why have Sink the Pink blasted off to outer space? - Terri Paddock
‘Will make your heart leap’: A CHRISTMAS CAROL – The Old Vic - Libby Purves
PAW Patrol Live! in Edinburgh - Thom Dibdin
NEWS: For the Sake of Argument brings drama of language and war to the Bridewell Theatre - Featured Content
Review: Gypsy, Royal Exchange - Ian Foster
Review: Snow White at Chickenshed - Liz Dyer
Hairspray - Thom Dibdin

5th December 2019

The Boy Friend (Menier Chocolate Factory) - Johnny Fox
Robin Hood Review - Fairy Powered Productions
‘Fascinating exploration of solitary lives’: WILD GOOSE DREAMS – Bath ★★★ - Kris Hallett
FIRST LOOK: Take a trip into the past, present and future with images from A (One-Man) Christmas Carol - Featured Content
‘Antigone’: Holy What’s All-Female Reinvention Of Sophocles’ Classic Premieres At New Diorama - Fairy Powered Productions
HEATHERS THE MUSICAL IS COMING TO MANCHESTER - Fairy Powered Productions
Craig Revel Horwood to direct ‘Strictly Ballroom The Musical’ 2020/1 UK & Ireland Tour - Fairy Powered Productions
Top London shows announced for Official London Theatre’s New Year Sale - Fairy Powered Productions
Matthew Bourne’s NUTCRACKER! returns to London for a Christmas season at Sadler’s Wells December 2020 - Fairy Powered Productions
Maisie at the Bread and Roses - Stephanie Ressort
My Cousin Rachel Review - Fairy Powered Productions
FEATURING 24 OF THE GREATEST ROCK’N’ROLL HITS OF ALL TIME MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET EMBARKS ON AN EXTENSIVE UK & IRELAND TOUR OPENING MARCH 2020 - Fairy Powered Productions
Nativity the Musical Review - Fairy Powered Productions
THE CAT¹S OUT THE BAGŠ FULL CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR DR SEUSS¹S MUCH-LOVED CLASSIC THE CAT IN THE HAT - Fairy Powered Productions
‘Quite an empowering production’: BAND OF GOLD – Touring ★★★★★ - Fairy Powered Productions
Measure for Measure - Tom Bolton
News: The Great Experiment to embark on London tour - Kirsty Herrington
ZOMBOID! by Richard Foreman - Amy Toledano
Ian Kershaw on The Greatest Play in the History of the World - Aleks Sierz
News: Greenwich’s iconic Old Royal Naval College to host an evening with Hugh Bonneville and Jane Asher - Kirsty Herrington
News: For the Sake of Argument comes to the Bridewell Theatre - Kirsty Herrington
The Exceptional Case of Whizz and Drex at the Old Red Lion - Stephanie Ressort
News: Hit film Monsoon Wedding to be adapted for the stage - Kirsty Herrington
News: Bat Out Of Hell announces 2020 UK Tour - Kirsty Herrington
REVIEW: F**k Freud (Tristan Bates Theatre) - The Family Stage
Interview with….Carl Grose - Emma Clarendon
REVIEW ROUND-UP: Wolf of Wall Street – 5-15 Sun Street - Emma Clarendon
2020 What’s On Stage Award nominations - Ian Foster
FIRST LOOK: Take a peek into the world of Graeae’s hit tale of mystery and tragedy One Under - Featured Content
‘As a jovial, energetic pantomime spectacle, it’s a triumph’: A CHRISTMAS CAROL – Bridge House Theatre ★★★ - Luca Molinari
A Christmas Carol. Old Vic SE1 - Libby Purves
WATCH An Act of God post-show Q&A video: Is the Almighty a peri-menopausal woman… like Zoe Lyons? - Terri Paddock
‘Oddly unengaging’: MIDNIGHT MOVIE – Royal Court Theatre - Aleks Sierz
New pre-election post-show Q&A: Join Terri to discuss risks for the NHS at Blood Orange - Featured Content
Musical Theatre Review | Amélie The Musical – The Other Palace - Lisa Martland
A Bench At The Edge, Tristan Bates Theatre – Review - Michael Davis
The Wind of Heaven, Finborough Theatre – Review - Michael Davis

4th December 2019

A Christmas Carol at Scrooge’s parlour Immersive Theatre. - Elaine Chapman
Strange Tales - Thom Dibdin
You Game, RADA Studios – Review - Michael Davis
WATCH The Play That Goes Wrong post-show Q&A video: How does it feel to make your debut in a Mischief comedy? - Terri Paddock
‘A tuneful & comic delight’: COPPÉLIA – Royal Opera House ★★★★ - Johnny Fox
F**k Freud at the Tristan Bates - Stephanie Ressort
‘We like our plays to have a heart & that heart is often bittersweet’: Kellie Batchelor stars in Martha, Josie & the Chinese Elvis at the Park Theatre - Emma Clarendon
The Arrival, Bush Theatre - Shanine Salmon
News: Production images released for Dick Whittington and His Cat - Kirsty Herrington
News: NoFit State announces the full company for Lexicon at the Roundhouse - Kirsty Herrington
News: Costumes revealed for The Prince of Egypt - Kirsty Herrington
News: seeds embarks on UK Tour - Kirsty Herrington
‘Hilarious & thought-provoking’: NOR WOMAN NEITHER – Tristan Bates Theatre ★★★★★ - Fairy Powered Productions
Review Round Up: Knives Out - Emma Clarendon
First Look at… The Prince of Egypt’s Costume Sketches by Ann Hould-Ward - Emma Clarendon
Cinderella (Lyric Hammersmith) - Johnny Fox
‘An all-singing, all-dancing festive treat’: WHITE CHRISTMAS – West End ★★★★ - Debbie Gilpin
NEWS: Fire Hazard Games Announce Jekyll / Hyde Game - Emma Clarendon
Review Round Up: Wolf of Wall Street, 5 – 15 Sun Street - Emma Clarendon
The Nutcracker Review - Fairy Powered Productions
The Night Before Christmas - Fairy Powered Productions
Band of Gold Review - Fairy Powered Productions
News: All new version of East 17 classic Stay Another Day released - Kirsty Herrington
News: Jekyll / Hyde game comes to the VAULT Festival - Kirsty Herrington
‘A surefire hit if ever there was one’: THE BOY FRIEND – Menier Chocolate Factory - Ian Foster
The Snow Queen- Redgrave Theatre ☆☆☆☆ - Kris Hallett
GRAMOPHONE: From Where I Sit – November 2019 - Edward Seckerson

3rd December 2019

Review: The Boy Friend, Menier Chocolate Factory - Ian Foster
NEWS: Look who’s putting the party into Ovalhouse’s Demolition Party season - Featured Content
‘The performances are uniformly excellent’: WEST SIDE STORY – Leicester - Not Exactly Billington
FIRST LOOK: Take a glimpse at hit one-woman show Mandy Picks a Husband - Featured Content
Strictly Ballroom for Edinburgh - Thom Dibdin
‘Revels in its ridiculousness’: WE WILL ROCK YOU – Touring ★★★★ - Debbie Gilpin
Superstar presented by Southwark Playhouse - Amy Toledano
White Christmas - Debbie Gilpin
Cinderella, The Vaults Theatre - Shanine Salmon
& Juliet, Shaftesbury Theatre - Shanine Salmon
 - John Chapman
‘A devilishly good show’: AN ACT OF GOD – The Vaults ★★★★ - Kirsty Herrington
NEWS: Nicola Roberts Joins Cast of City of Angels - Emma Clarendon
A Bench At The Edge presented by Off the Cliff Theatre - Amy Toledano
News: Matthew Bourne’s Nutcracker! returns to Sadler’s Wells in December 2020 - Kirsty Herrington
“A play that’s about accepting people for who they are… seems more relevant than ever” Robert Wolstenholme on Martha, Josie & the Chinese Elvis - Featured Content
Interview with…Amber James - Emma Clarendon
REVIEW: Jack and the Beanstalk at Oldham Coliseum - Kristy Stott
‘You leave the theatre enriched by the experience’: THE GREATEST PLAY IN THE HISTORY OF THE WORLD – Trafalgar Studios - Aleks Sierz
FEATURED SHOW: As it completes its tour at the Old Red Lion Theatre, check out the fantastic reviews for Theatrical Niche’s Uncle Vanya - Featured Content
Sleeping Beauty - Fairy Powered Productions
Full Cast Announced for RAGS at Park Theatre - Fairy Powered Productions
NICOLA ROBERTS JOINS CITY OF ANGELS CAST AT THE GARRICK THEATRE - Fairy Powered Productions
CHRISTMAS AT THE TURBINE THE TURBINE THEATRE¹S ARTISTIC DIRECTOR PAUL TAYLOR-MILLS ANNOUNCES A SERIES OF SPECIAL EVENTS RUNNING FROM 8 ­ 22 DECEMBER - Fairy Powered Productions
Cinderella Review - Fairy Powered Productions
FROZEN THE MUSICAL ANNOUNCES ON SALE PLANS AHEAD OF OCTOBER 2020 OPENING AT THE NEWLY RESTORED THEATRE ROYAL DRURY LANE - Fairy Powered Productions
Best of the Blogs: White Christmas, An Act of God, My Brilliant Friend & more - Lisa Martland
NEWS: Frozen The Musical announces on sale plans ahead of October 2020 opening at Theatre Royal Drury Lane - Press Releases

2nd December 2019

Quick Q&A: Bored of Knives - Liz Dyer
Musical Theatre Review | First tour dates announced for UK tour of Dreamgirls - Lisa Martland
#ReadaPlayaWeek - November - Not Exactly Billington
Interview With…Masha Kevinovna - Emma Clarendon
News: Production images released for Charles Court Opera’s The Nativity Panto - Kirsty Herrington
News: Last chance to see Noises Off at the Garrick Theatre - Kirsty Herrington
News: Full cast announced for Rags at London’s Park Theatre - Kirsty Herrington
#MindTheBand (Queen): round-up - Debbie Gilpin
We Will Rock You - Debbie Gilpin
Text of the Day: Touching the Void - Aleks Sierz
Coppélia (Royal Ballet, Covent Garden) - Johnny Fox
‘Offers some time-worn comforts’: THE WIND OF HEAVEN – Finborough Theatre - Shanine Salmon
#MindTheBand (Queen): Never Boring - Debbie Gilpin
Interview With… Kellie Batchelor - Emma Clarendon
NEWS: Full Casting Announced for Rags the Musical at the Park Theatre - Emma Clarendon
Cyrano de Bergerac – Playhouse Theatre - Maryam Philpott
‘The one-liners are delivered in an abundance’: AN ACT OF GOD – The Vaults ★★★★ - Luca Molinari
2019 BroadwayWorld UK Awards – Winners’ list - Ian Foster
NEWS: Lion & Unicorn announce associate artists & companies staging new work at the theatre in 2020 - Featured Content
Rules for Living by Sam Holcroft. - Elaine Chapman
Love London Love Culture’s Theatre Picks for December - Emma Clarendon
PHOTOS: Behind the scenes of Rebel Theatre’s new adaptation of A Little Princess - Featured Content

1st December 2019

The Wind of Heaven, Finborough Theatre - Shanine Salmon
Review: An Act of God, The Vaults - Kirsty Herrington
Homing Birds at the Tara Theatre - Stephanie Ressort
‘Rich & fascinating story’: HOMING BIRDS – Tara Theatre - Stephanie Ressort
Review: Rules for Living at Tower Theatre - Liz Dyer
‘All feels a bit under-weight’: THE WOLF OF WALL STREET – Secret Location - Johnny Fox
‘Razor sharp in terms of comedy timing’: AN ACT OF GOD – The Vaults ★★★★ - Emma Clarendon
A Christmas Carol, Immersive LDN - Shanine Salmon
REVIEW: Troy: Myth and Reality, British Museum - Emma Clarendon
‘Electrifying dancing, beautiful singing & wonderful acting’: WEST SIDE STORY – Leicester ★★★★★ - Fairy Powered Productions
Culture Bound – November - John Chapman
Touching the Void - Aleks Sierz
Re-review: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Palace Theatre - Ian Foster
Love London Love Culture’s Show Picks: December 2019 - Emma Clarendon
041: Rosalind James was a quiet child - Andrew Keates
My Stagey Week 43 - Philip Dehany