News and Reviews by Becky

14th Jun 17 :: Review: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
A more detailed review of the current touring production.
1st Jun 17 :: Review: Gangsta Granny
Touring show of David Walliams' book.
4th May 17 :: Review: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Joe McElderry touring in Joseph.
14th Mar 17 :: Review: The Wedding Singer
Touring production seen in Bristol.
28th Nov 16 :: Review: Million Dollar Quartet
Seen on tour with Jason Donovan as Sam Philips.
27th Oct 16 :: Review: Billy Elliot
Touring production seen at Bristol.
19th Sep 16 :: Review: Noah Guthrie
Seen at the Ruby Lounge, Manchester
30th Mar 16 :: Review: Mamma Mia!
Touring production of the Abba inspired show.
18th Feb 16 :: Review: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Touring production seen at the Weston-super-mare Playhouse
20th Jan 16 :: Review: Goodnight Mister Tom
David Wood's stage adaptation of the classic children's book
4th Aug 15 :: Review: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
Reviewing the touring version of this fabulous play on its visit to Bristol
28th May 15 :: Review: Jersey Boys
Jersey Boys musical on tour around the UK
19th May 15 :: Review: The King's Speech
The tour of the play of the film with Jason Donovan.
25th Mar 15 :: Review: Dance 'til Dawn
Strictly's Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace on tour.
12th Feb 15 :: Review: The Life and Times of Fanny Hill
The Bristol Old Vic and Lamplighter Theatre present this latest adaptation of the infamous John Cleland novel
24th Jul 14 :: Review: Singin' In The Rain
The Chichester Festival production on tour
6th May 14 :: Review: Let it Be
The music of The Beatles on tour, celebrating 50 years.

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Cabaret (New Wimbledon Theatre, Outer London)
4 Catherine Aylward
21st Sep 17: A powerful rendition of a popular musical. Louise Redknapp can certainly sing, she has an amazing voice did the songs justice. However, it was a shame she didn't dance, I would have expected that in her big numbers. I also felt she didn't quite capture the tragic vulnerability of Sally Bowles. Will Young really made up for everything in the show. He was truly amazing in the role, his facial expressions, voice, acting and dancing were all captivating. All in all a fantastic show, a must see.
The Caretaker (Bristol Old Vic, Bristol)
5 jim
15th Sep 17: A brilliant production of a beautiful play .. loved it
Singin' in the Rain (Melton Theatre, Melton Mowbray)
5 Carol Faver
15th Sep 17: Saw this show 14th Sept. Absolutely enthralled with the energy and vitality of the cast...the dancing was terrific and a must see for anyone who enjoys the 'old musicals' I believe there are some future stars in the making watch this space!
Rules for Living
4 Patsy
13th Sep 17: Excellent! Thought provoking, hilarious and clever.
5 Rebecca
13th Sep 17: excellent
The Sword and the Dope (Waterloo East Theatre, Inner London)
4 Paul Edwards
8th Sep 17: very funny show, a flood of jokes, silly, camp, very good songs. Great fun and recommend as entertaining night out
The Castle Builder
5 Fan number one
2nd Sep 17: It makes you think what are you on this earth for. Go see it and wonder. Great music and active art!
The Revlon Girl
5 Fiona Thirsk
17th Aug 17: I have just seen The Revlon Girl at Edinburgh festival. I cannot recommend it highly enough. The play was performed by 5 perfectly cast women, with minimal scenery and was very moving, very funny, and ultimately uplifting. Don't forget your tissues!
Blue Stockings (The Yard, Outer London)
5 Steve Johanssen
16th Aug 17: Enjoyed watching this historical play with some great performances by some of Britain's up and coming talent !
Boondocks (Underbelly at Cowgate, Edinburgh)
5 Todd Baxter
6th Aug 17: Makes you laugh, and think.
The Hunting of the Snark (Vaudeville Theatre, West End)
5 Sally Hedges
31st Jul 17: The best children's show I've ever seen!
Ken Dodd - The Happiness Show
5 Will. Lefebve
31st Jul 17: Sir Ken....why are you not coming to Worthing this year. The first Saturday of August traditionally offer the wonderful double bill of the Stewards' Cup at Goodwood and Kenneth Aloysius Dodd at the Pavillion Theatre in Worthing ?
The Revlon Girl (Park Theatre, Inner London)
5 Sian Van Den Bogerd
29th Jul 17: An absolutely amazing performance! We cried uncontrollable tears and then effortlessly laughed out loud! Such a fantastic, genius portrayal of a vitally essential part of Welsh history, or rather, everyone's history, as told by the actors who perfectly represented the voices of the brave, devastated and broken mums, voices that haven't been heard or represented - Bravo guys, a fantastic show! I didn't want it to end! A must-see performance!
Bicycles and Fish (The King's Head Theatre, Inner London)
5 Fatima Saraiva
13th Jul 17: I just saw the show Bicycles and Fish.... AMAZING truly BRILLIANT. Thank you especially Katie Arnstein for your message and your outstanding performance. BRAVO
The Drowsy Chaperone (Hull Truck Theatre, Hull)
5 .Ann Dixon
6th Jul 17: Great show thoroughly enjoyed well done to all
The F Word (Theatre503, Inner London)
5 Sam R
4th Jul 17: Saw a reading of this earlier this year at Old Red Lion. 100% one to watch!
Wife (Theatre503, Inner London)
5 Jane Koop
3rd Jul 17: Really moving as well as very funny, performance really strong as she played lots of different characters with ease. A great evening out
5 Susan Jones
3rd Jul 17: Really fantastic production, diverse, energetic, funny. Strong performance from the leading lady. Would definitely recommend!
Gypsy (New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich)
2 John
24th Jun 17: Clunky production. Very amateurish. Yes I know it's an amateur production but slick it ain't. Far too ambitious and far too long. It had it's moments but not enough to save it from being toe curling awful at times. Rose just couldn't belt out the hits although her acting was good.

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