Review: Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour

Based on the novel The Sopranos by Alan Warner, Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour has been adapted by Lee Hall for the stage. Beginning in Edinburgh at the Fringe Festival, the production was a sold-out hit followed by a run at the National Theatre and a UK Tour, now it transfers to the West End after … Continue reading Review: Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour

Review: School of Rock

School of Rock is an explosive high energy production with a multi-talented cast; a real family fun show. Based on the 2003 film starring Jack Black, this stage adaptation features music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, lyrics by Glenn Slater with the book by Julian Fellowes. However, the show really gets going when the child performers … Continue reading Review: School of Rock

Review: Dreamgirls

Dreamgirls is a fabulously dazzling production, originally seen on Broadway some 35 years ago, the show has since been adapted into a well known film and now it has arrived to shake up the West End. I was so excited when it was announced that Dreamgirls would be making its way to the Savoy Theatre, the 2006 … Continue reading Review: Dreamgirls

Review: Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

I got tickets to see Beautiful as a surprise treat for my mum's birthday, I knew she really wanted to see it and I had heard great things about it. Although I'm definitely not a fan of jukebox musicals that does definitely not extend to Beautiful for me, I was completely blown away from the get-go. … Continue reading Review: Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

Review: Groundhog Day

As soon as I heard the announcement of Groundhog Day opening at the Old Vic, I knew I had to get tickets to see this exciting new musical. Based on the 1993 film of the same name, I was looking forward to seeing how the venturesome concept of the film would be adapted for the stage. … Continue reading Review: Groundhog Day

Review: Catching Up

Biting Block Theatre's exciting and intense new thriller 'Catching Up' offers a fresh insight into the world of the 21st Century woman. The story follows a catch-up between university friends Becka and Flo as they learn new truths about each other and discover they're not who they thought they were. Through the unravelling of their friendship, … Continue reading Review: Catching Up

Review: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time happens to be one of my favourite plays that I have ever seen live. I first saw the production when it was on tour in 2015, as it came to my local theatre. I was in awe of how they had adapted the stage to fit … Continue reading Review: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Review: In the Heights

In the Heights is an explosion of movement and colour which immediately engages and exhilarates. With music and lyrics by the massively hyped Lin-Manuel Miranda, this Tony Award winning hit is not to be missed. Currently playing at the King's Cross Theatre after a run at the Southwark Playhouse in 2014, the show shares the … Continue reading Review: In the Heights