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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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Latest Review – Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games (Palace Theatre, Manchester)

Latest Review – Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games (Palace Theatre, Manchester)

admin April 12, 2017 0

LORD OF THE DANCE: DANGEROUS GAMES Palace Theatre, Manchester Until Saturday 15th April, 2017 Having first shot to fame almost overnight with his lead performance in the original Riverdance production, first staged during the strict seven-minute interval of

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Interview: Andrew Polec & Christina Bennington [Bat Out Of Hell – The Musical]

Interview: Andrew Polec & Christina Bennington [Bat Out Of Hell – The Musical]

admin March 31, 2017 Comments Off on Interview: Andrew Polec & Christina Bennington [Bat Out Of Hell – The Musical]

Interview: Andrew Polec & Christina Bennington  Following a host of 5-star reviews, Jim Steinman‘s Bat Out Of Hell – The Musical recently announced it was extending its season at the Manchester Opera House by a further

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Latest Review – The Commitments (Palace Theatre, Manchester) (UK Tour)

Latest Review – The Commitments (Palace Theatre, Manchester) (UK Tour)

admin March 29, 2017 Comments Off on Latest Review – The Commitments (Palace Theatre, Manchester) (UK Tour)

Image by Johan Persson THE COMMITMENTS Palace Theatre, Manchester Until Saturday 8th April, 2017 Having premiered at the Palace Theatre, London back in September 2013, closing just over two years later in November 2015, Roddy

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Latest Review – The Woman in Black [The Lowry] [UK Tour]

Latest Review – The Woman in Black [The Lowry] [UK Tour]

admin March 21, 2017 Comments Off on Latest Review – The Woman in Black [The Lowry] [UK Tour]

THE WOMAN IN BLACK The Lowry, Salford Quays Until Saturday 25th March, 2017 Proud and solitary, Eel Marsh House surveys the windswept reaches of the salt marshes beyond Nine Lives Causeway. At high tide, it

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Latest Review – The Suppliant Women [Royal Exchange Theatre]

Latest Review – The Suppliant Women [Royal Exchange Theatre]

admin March 18, 2017 Comments Off on Latest Review – The Suppliant Women [Royal Exchange Theatre]

Image by Stephen Cummiskey  THE SUPPLIANT WOMEN Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester Until Saturday 1 April, 2017 At around 2,500 years old, Aeschylus’s celebrated Greek tragedy The Suppliant Women – sadly the sole remaining play in what

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Latest Review – Bat Out of Hell (Opera House, Manchester)

Latest Review – Bat Out of Hell (Opera House, Manchester)

admin March 15, 2017 1

Image by Specular BAT OUT OF HELL Opera House, Manchester Until  Saturday 8th April, 2017 In the land of the musical … Meat Loaf is King An epic musical some forty-years in the making,

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

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

admin March 14, 2017 Comments Off on Latest Review – Grease (Palace Theatre, Manchester) (UK Tour)

Image by Paul Coltas GREASE Palace Theatre, Manchester Until  Saturday 25th March, 2017 Originally produced in the West End by Paul Nicholas, David Ian and Robert Stigwood, director David Gilmore’s hugely-successful 1993 London revival production

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Latest Review – City of Glass (HOME, Manchester)

Latest Review – City of Glass (HOME, Manchester)

admin March 11, 2017 Comments Off on Latest Review – City of Glass (HOME, Manchester)

(Photos by Jonathan Keenan) CITY OF GLASS HOME, Manchester Until  Saturday 18th March, 2017 Widely celebrated for their animation and projection designs for the likes of War Horse (Royal National Theatre), An American in Paris (Imperial Theatre,

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