Tag: Dan Burton

Posted in Musicals Photos Theatre

News: Tristram Kenton’s stage archive – the musicals edition

Since it is the season of goodwill to all men, I’m not going to belabour the point…

Posted in Christmas Musicals Theatre Theatre review West End

Review: White Christmas 2019, Dominion Theatre

The reliable charms of White Christmas reappear at the Dominion Theatre “When what’s left of you gets…

Posted in Agatha Christie Blogged Musicals Theatre West End

Blogged: long-running shows and long-running blogs – what does the future hold

I revisit long-runners The Mousetrap, Les Misérables and Wicked, and come to a decision (of sorts) about…

Posted in Albums Andrew Lloyd Webber Cabaret Music Stephen Sondheim

Album Reviews: Dan Burton – Broadway Melodies / Patti LuPone – Don’t Monkey With Broadway / Kyle Riabko – Richard Rodgers Reimagined

  Something of an undersung talent in this country (all his top gigs have taken place in…

Posted in Europe Musicals Not-London Theatre

Review: 42nd Street, Théâtre du Châtelet

“Musical comedy — the most glorious words in the English language!” It may be in the English…

Posted in August Wilson Christopher Hampton Cyndi Lauper Duncan Macmillan Florian Zeller Howard Goodall Jessica Swale Kenneth Branagh Lin-Manuel Miranda Mark Gatiss Martin McDonagh Olivier Awards Robert Icke Shakespeare Theatre Theatre awards

2016 Laurence Olivier Awards nominations

Best New Play  Farinelli and the King by Claire van Kampen – Duke of York’s Hangmen by…

Posted in Albums Cast Recordings Curtain Up Show Album of the Year Howard Goodall Joe DiPietro Music Musicals Scott Alan Theatre awards

The Curtain Up Show Album of the Year 2015 nominees

Best Cast Recording Bend It Like Beckham (Original London Cast Recording) Cool Rider (Original Studio Recording) Gypsy…

Posted in Musicals Theatre West End

Not-really-a-re-review: Gypsy, Savoy

A third trip to Gypsy? My reaction on finding out it was being recorded for the BBC…

Posted in Cast Recordings Laurence O'Keefe Music Musicals

Album Review: Legally Blonde (2010 Original London Cast)

“You must admit that Elle Woods should join the chosen few” Part of the fun of delving…