A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC – Ye Olde Rose And Crown Theatre

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A Little Night Music is up there as one of the great Sondheim musicals and it’s a nobly ambitious show that Aaron Clingham’s All Star Productions mount at Walthamstow’s Rose and Crown Theatre. Tim McArthur directs a cast of sixteen who cavort their way through the musical rom-com, itself a take on the seminal Ingmar Bergman classic, Smiles Of A Summer Night and there are some gems amongst his company.

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Watch & listen: Talking #Oliviers on Sky and Resonance FM

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What were your red carpet memories from this year’s Laurence Olivier Awards? A week before this year’s event on Sunday 12 April 2015, having been quietly dropped from the media invitation list since leaving WhatsOnStage, I wasn’t planning to get very involved in the furore this year – apart from, of course, watching the highlights […]

Curtain Up podcast on MyTheatreMates and The Father: When projects converge

In Audio, Awards, Interviews, London theatre, Plays by Terri PaddockLeave a Comment

I had a curious but highly enjoyable afternoon this past Friday, when I dropped in on lovely chappies Tim McArthur and Nathan Matthews, presenters of the weekly Curtain Up show on London radio station Resonance FM. Initially, I’d been invited in to talk about the launch of the My Theatre Mates website as well as the […]

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Review: Into The Woods (Ye Old Rose and Crowne, Walthamstow)

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There is a cleverness in both the concept and the execution of Into The Woods that takes All Star Productions into an entirely new category: this must rank as one of the best shows staged at Walthamstow’s Rose and Crowne pub theatre. Firstly, they have abandoned the cardboard cut-out sets and noisy platforms in favour of […]

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Review: Into The Woods (Ye Old Rose and Crowne, Walthamstow)

In Musicals, Reviews by Johnny FoxLeave a Comment

There is a cleverness in both the concept and the execution of Into The Woods that takes All Star Productions into an entirely new category: this must rank as one of the best shows staged at Walthamstow’s Rose and Crowne pub theatre. Firstly, they have abandoned the cardboard cut-out sets and noisy platforms in favour of […]

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