REVIEW: Back to the Future – World Premiere

AD – GIFTED Great Scott! Back to the Future, the brand-new musical, has made its world premiere in Manchester. Back to the Future originally launched into 1985 at 1.21 gigawatts per second capturing the imaginations of millions. The film became a worldwide phenomenon and it’s easy to see why. It’s…

REVIEW: Ghost Stories – a supernatural success

(AD – gifted) I love a good scare! That feeling of fear, within the safe walls of a theatre, is extremely thrilling but very hard to pull off. In fact, I’ve never experienced a scary play on stage… until Ghost Stories that is! Coming from the disturbing minds of Jeremy…

The Crystal Maze Manchester | What to expect and top tips

Do you remember the Crystal Maze? Back in the nineties families would settle down in front of the TV with dinner on their laps to watch this classic game show – mine included! And they have only gone and turned it into a live, immersive experience! You heard me! And…

REVIEW: The Bodyguard the Musical

Smash hit musical The Bodyguard is back and X Factor winner Alexandra Burke has returned to take on the leading role, originally made my famous by Whitney Houston in the film. The Bodyguard is an intense but romantic story following superstar Rachel Merron. She has millions of fans but with…

REVIEW: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Panto

Get ready to shout, shimmy, boo, hiss, cheer and sing in a festive knees-up for all the family as this year Snow White is waking up in Manchester. And strictly villain turned Evil Queen, Craig Revel Horwood, is joining too. Pantomimes have been a massive British tradition since the 1700s…

REVIEW: Circus 1903 – the greatest show is in town

Forget the Greatest Showman when you can watch the greatest show in Salford. Circus 1903 is a classic spectacle with magic to make you smile and stunts to make you go wild. American Ring Master, Willy, sets the scene. We will take a step back in time to the golden…

REVIEW: On Your Feet the new musical

AD – GIFTED Make sure you’ve got your dancing shoes on, ready to bop the night away to On Your Feet. It’s the new Latin pop musical that’s bringing the P-A-R-T-A-Y to stage. It’s the true story that charts Gloria Estefan’s inspirational journey from immigrant to superstar. She earned more…

The best way to spend one day in Manchester

The spending money was gifted by Hotels.com, but all views are my own* Do you want to see the best of the city in a day? Then this is the ultimate guide for you. I’ve pulled together, what I believe as a local, is the best, most jam packed, itinerary for…