Review: Mamma Mia! Tour | Palace Theatre Manchester

Mamma Mia, here I go again. My my, how can I resist you? Mamma Mia, does it show again. My my, just how much I’ve…

REVIEW: Hairspray the Musical | Opera House Manchester

Good Morning Manchester, the nicest kids in town are back with a welcome to the 60s as Hairspray takes the stage. You all know the…

REVIEW: Fat Friends the Musical | Opera House …

Fat Friends is a laugh a minute Musical with enough comedy to make your cheeks hurt. I knew nothing about this show going in. Nothing.…

Review: Elf the Musical | The Lowry Manchester

I know it’s January and Christmas is over, but that doesn’t mean I’m all out of festive cheer. Why do we jump into 2018 so…

Review: Beautiful the Musical (UK Tour) | Palace …

Beautiful the Carole King Musical holds a special place in my heart because I was brought up on most of her music. As a young child…

Review: Evita | Palace Theatre Manchester | Culturebean at

Evita is the poignant story of Eva Peron, a woman who rises from poverty to stardom and soon becomes the first lady of Argentina. She’s…

Crazy For You | Opera House Manchester | Culturebean …

Crazy For You is a dysfunctional love story between Bobby (Tom Chambers), a wannabe performer in New York and Polly (Charlotte Wakefield), the only woman…

The Proms Oklahoma! | Culturebean says

I have never watched The Proms. I have barely watched BBC Four. But combine those with an absolute humdinger of a Musical and I’m there!…