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Latest Review – The Father [Oldham Coliseum Theatre]

Latest Review – The Father [Oldham Coliseum Theatre]

admin June 21, 2017 0

THE FATHER Oldham Coliseum Theatre Until Saturday 1st July, 2017 A profound and intricately crafted drama from one of France’s most exciting and prolific modern playwrights, Florian Zeller’s Molière Award-winning The Father (Le Père) is amongst

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Latest Review – La Cage Aux Folles [The Lowry] [UK Tour]

Latest Review – La Cage Aux Folles [The Lowry] [UK Tour]

admin June 14, 2017 0

Image by Pamela Raith LA CAGE AUX FOLLES The Lowry, Salford Quays Until Saturday 17th June, 2017. It is almost 35-years since Jerry Herman’s musical adaptation of Jean Poiret’s celebrated French farce first took

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Latest Review – Rose (HOME) (Manchester)

Latest Review – Rose (HOME) (Manchester)

admin June 8, 2017 0

Janet Suzman as Rose in Rose, by Martin Sherman, directed by Richard Beecham. HOME Manchester, 25 May – 10 June 2017 (photo by Simon Annand) ROSE HOME, Manchester Until  Saturday 10th May, 2017 In

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Latest Review – The Play That Goes Wrong [The Lowry] [UK Tour]

Latest Review – The Play That Goes Wrong [The Lowry] [UK Tour]

admin June 6, 2017 0

Image by Helen Murray THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG The Lowry, Salford Quays Until Saturday 10th June, 2017. Founded in 2008 by former students of The London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art, Mischief Theatre achieved

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Latest Review – Persuasion [Royal Exchange Theatre]

Latest Review – Persuasion [Royal Exchange Theatre]

admin June 2, 2017 0

PERSUASION Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester Until Saturday 24 June, 2017 The works of Jane Austen have been adapted in countless forms over the years but perhaps rarely as radically as the Royal Exchange Theatre’s latest main

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Latest Review – Buddy – The Buddy Holly Story (Palace Theatre, Manchester) (UK Tour)

Latest Review – Buddy – The Buddy Holly Story (Palace Theatre, Manchester) (UK Tour)

admin May 31, 2017 0

BUDDY – THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY Palace Theatre, Manchester Until Saturday 3rd June, 2017 On 3 February, 1959 – a day forever cemented by Don McLean as ‘The Day The Music Died‘ – a fatal

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Latest Review – Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone: In Concert (Manchester Arena)

Latest Review – Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone: In Concert (Manchester Arena)

admin May 17, 2017 0

HARRY POTTER AND THE PHILOSOPHER’S STONE: IN CONCERT The Harry Potter Film Concert Series Manchester Arena Tuesday 16th May, 2017 Given that is now 16-years since Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone first arrived in cinemas, it

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Latest Review – La Strada [The Lowry] [UK Tour]

Latest Review – La Strada [The Lowry] [UK Tour]

admin May 16, 2017 0

LA STRADA The Lowry, Salford Quays Until Saturday 20th May, 2017 Filmed on location in the crumbling villages and scarred communes of post-war Italy, Federico Fellini’s 1954 austere, neo-realist masterpiece La Strada is widely celebrated as one of cinema’s

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Latest Review – Wonderland (Palace Theatre, Manchester) (UK Tour)

Latest Review – Wonderland (Palace Theatre, Manchester) (UK Tour)

admin April 26, 2017 0

WONDERLAND Palace Theatre, Manchester Until Saturday 30th April, 2017 A contemporary re-working of Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass, Frank Wildhorn’s joyous Wonderland (originally subtitled Alice’s New Musical Adventure) – with book and lyrics by

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Latest Review – Jane Eyre [The Lowry] [UK Tour]

Latest Review – Jane Eyre [The Lowry] [UK Tour]

admin April 13, 2017 0

[Image by Brinkhoff/Moegenburg] JANE EYRE The Lowry, Salford Quays Until Saturday 15th April, 2017 First published in 1847 under the pen name ‘Currer Bell’, Charlotte Brontë’s celebrated Bildungsroman has seen countless incarnations over the

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