Theatre review: Everybody’s Talking About Jamie

One of my favourite things about musical theatre is that the genre continues to find new ways to excite even when most of the ideas are well-tread. Everybody’s Talking About Jamie is a story structure I’ve seen numerous times as an enthusiast. Our hero is an outcast for his sexual orientation and triumphs over the […]

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Theatre review: Quiz

With the opening of Quiz in the West End, James Graham has solidified himself as the hottest British playwright in the game right now. Up until December, all three of his previous plays were staged at major theatres. I looked up his age and found out he is only 36, so that’s quite an achievement! […]

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Open Air Theatre Season is Finally Here!

In the land of Westeros, the Starks are consistently insisting that “Winter is coming.” The only question for them is when. In the land of London, the question is “When is it leaving??” I mean honestly, are we living in Narnia right now? If that’s the case I’m being way overcharged for flat rent. Okay, […]

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Theatre review: Ruthless! The Musical

Written by Joel Paley and Marvin Laird, ‘Ruthless! The Musical’ is a cult show, which premiered Off-Broadway in 1992 and you can catch now for the first time at the Arts Theatre in the West End. The musical appears like a satire to the world of ambitious show children and their pushy parents, producers and press […]

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Theatre review: Kinky Boots

Prepare for a breath of fresh air, lots of laughs and a few tears shed in secret while you witness the sparkliest show on the West End, Kinky Boots, now showing at the Adelphi Theatre. The musical stage adaptation is based on a little-known 2005 Brit flick, and has already won six Tony Awards (including the prestigious […]

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Don’t miss Dick Whittington at the Palladium Theatre this Christmas!

Pantomime returned to the West End this Christmas in a lavish new five-star production: Dick Whittington! I had the pleasure to go see it as part of a Christmas gift and I have to say I hadn’t laughed as much in a play/musical for a long time! Panto returned to the Palladium Theatre after 29 years […]

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