REVIEW: Come From Away – an uplifting new musical

Come From Away is the uplifting new musical that has broken the mould and in doing so, created a smash hit. Winner of 4 Olivier Awards, including Best New Musical, this show rightly deserves its acclaim. Most of us will remember exactly what we were doing when we first saw…

Noises Off – the original comedy about a play that goes wrong

Are you a fan of A Play That Goes Wrong? If so, you need to get yourself a ticket to Noises Off. It’s the original, farcical British comedy about a play that well and truly goes belly up. Performed in three sections over two acts, we see a less than…

A big mistake watching Big the Musical

It pains me to write this particular blog post but I have to be honest, Big the Musical was bad. I went into the auditorium buzzing with excitement and left feeling saddened. I’ve watched the film countless times so maybe my bar was set too high? Or more likely, this…

Everybody’s talking about Jamie, and so should you

I had heard so many great things about this Musical before I saw it. But I didn’t know anything about the story, or know any of the songs. I had seen that Michelle Visage was starring for a few weeks, so well done advertisers. You knew I was a Ru…

Four reasons why I’m not bothered that I didn’t get Hamilton tickets

Today was THE day the musical gods released general sale tickets for Hamilton, an American Musical. The London edition. Sadly, I was not among the smug pre sale paperless ticket holders. No, I was among today’s midday masses. The fans poised at their computer, or computers if they were savvy enough, to…

Aladdin The Musical | London

The opening number Oh ah come from a land, from a far away place (Yorkshire) Where the caravan camels roam (bikes – there’s so many bikes since the Tour de France) Where it’s flat and immense, and the heat is intense, it’s barbaric, but hey it’s home! (to be honest…