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Latest Review – Dick Whittington [Opera House, Manchester]

Latest Review – Dick Whittington [Opera House, Manchester]

admin December 13, 2017 0

DICK WHITTINGTON Opera House, Manchester Until Sunday 7th January, 2018 Following recent productions of Cinderella and Aladdin, the world’s biggest pantomime producer Qdos Entertainment once again returns to the Opera House, Manchester with what is

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Latest Review – Crazy For You [Opera House, Manchester] [UK Tour]

Latest Review – Crazy For You [Opera House, Manchester] [UK Tour]

admin December 1, 2017 0

Image © Richard Davenport  CRAZY FOR YOU Opera House, Manchester Until Saturday 2nd December, 2017 Take a glance at the Crazy For You production poster and it evokes a smooth, classy, top hat and tails

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Latest Review – Elf: The Musical [The Lowry]

Latest Review – Elf: The Musical [The Lowry]

admin November 29, 2017 0

Image © James Everett Photography ELF: THE MUSICAL The Lowry, Salford Quays Until Sunday 14th January, 2018 Manchester theatre audiences may well be spoilt for choice this festive season with a plethora of hits on

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Latest Review – Opeth [O2 Ritz Manchester]

Latest Review – Opeth [O2 Ritz Manchester]

admin November 17, 2017 0

OPETH O2 Ritz Manchester  15th November 2017 Ever since a fellow muso thrust an Opeth CD at me and said “I think you might like these” I have been hooked and hence, the expectation on

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Latest Feature – A Weekend Break at London Bridge Hotel

Latest Feature – A Weekend Break at London Bridge Hotel

admin November 16, 2017 Comments Off on Latest Feature – A Weekend Break at London Bridge Hotel

A WEEKEND BREAK AT LONDON BRIDGE HOTEL Situated just a stone’s throw from London Bridge station, the UK’s tallest building, The Shard, and the bustling Borough Market – in one of London’s most sought after postcodes

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Latest Review – A Judgement In Stone [Opera House, Manchester] [UK Tour]

Latest Review – A Judgement In Stone [Opera House, Manchester] [UK Tour]

admin November 14, 2017 Comments Off on Latest Review – A Judgement In Stone [Opera House, Manchester] [UK Tour]

Image © Geraint Lewis A JUDGEMENT IN STONE Opera House, Manchester Until Saturday 18th November, 2017 Following the success of last year’s Rehearsal for Murder, this second outing from the Classic Thriller Theatre Company (developed from

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Latest Review – Uncle Vanya (HOME, Manchester)

Latest Review – Uncle Vanya (HOME, Manchester)

admin November 9, 2017 Comments Off on Latest Review – Uncle Vanya (HOME, Manchester)

UNCLE VANYA HOME, Manchester Until Saturday 25th November, 2017 Glancing at the cold, damp-stained walls of designer Steffi Wurster’s bleak open set, one would be forgiven for feeling maybe a little melancholic, though thanks to Andrew Upton’s

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A Closer Look: Famous Trials (The Folio Society)

A Closer Look: Famous Trials (The Folio Society)

admin November 1, 2017 Comments Off on A Closer Look: Famous Trials (The Folio Society)

FAMOUS TRIALS Originally Edited by Harry Hodge and James H. Hodge Introduced by Geoffrey Robertson QC • Bound in textured paper printed with a design by Jamie Keenan • Set in Janson • 400 pages • 50 integrated black & white illustrations • Printed

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Latest Review – Sunset Boulevard [Palace Theatre, Manchester] [UK Tour]

Latest Review – Sunset Boulevard [Palace Theatre, Manchester] [UK Tour]

admin October 25, 2017 Comments Off on Latest Review – Sunset Boulevard [Palace Theatre, Manchester] [UK Tour]

Images by Manuel Harlan SUNSET BOULEVARD Palace Theatre, Manchester Until Saturday 4th November, 2017 It has been a number of years now since Andrew Lloyd Webber’s underrated masterpiece, Sunset Boulevard, was last seen in

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A Closer Look: A Life in Letters and Diaries (The Folio Society)

A Closer Look: A Life in Letters and Diaries (The Folio Society)

admin October 22, 2017 Comments Off on A Closer Look: A Life in Letters and Diaries (The Folio Society)

A LIFE IN LETTERS AND DIARIES By George Orwell Introduced by Peter Davison • Three-quarter bound in cloth with a printed cloth front board • Set in Dante • 506 pages • Frontispiece and 16 pages of black & white plates,

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