Tag: Claire Doyle

Posted in Musicals Southwark Playhouse Theatre

Review: Promises Promises, Southwark Playhouse

“That’s what you get for all your trouble” On the face of it, you could see why…

Posted in Cast Recordings Music

Album Review: Lord of the Rings (2008 Original London Production)

“Eä, Arda, Ainulindalë. Aratar, Maiar, Rána, Nénar” Believe it or not, there was a time when I…

Posted in Andrew Lloyd Webber Cast Recordings Music

Album Review: The Phantom of the Opera at the Royal Albert Hall

“We had such hopes…” To celebrate its 25th anniversary, The Phantom of the Opera decamped to the…

Posted in Musicals Old Vic Theatre

Review: High Society, Old Vic

“Not bad for a 35 year old” Kevin Spacey’s swansong as artistic director at the Old Vic…

Posted in Hampstead Theatre LGBT+ Musicals Theatre West End

Re-reviews: Di and Viv and Rose / Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

“It was a ball, it was a blast It was a shame it couldn’t last” A half-term…

Posted in Musicals Theatre West End

Re-review: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Savoy Theatre

“It’s important to be artful” Celebrating recent cast changes, both intentional (Bonnie Langford and Gary Wilmot in…

Posted in Musicals Theatre West End

Review: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Savoy Theatre

“He sang my name and it rang out just like some major chord. If music be the…

Posted in Arcola Theatre Marvin Hamlisch Musicals Theatre

Review: Sweet Smell of Success, Arcola Theatre

  “A lot can happen in one night” The stereotypical image of musical theatre as a happy…