Tag: Dean Chisnall

Posted in Andrew Lloyd Webber Musicals News Theatre West End

News: 4 West End shows announce their casts

As a comedian, impressionist, game show host, reality TV star, soap, screen and stage actor, Les Dennis…

Posted in Andrew Lloyd Webber Musicals Theatre West End

One Show More – good news for theatre but…

Casts of Mary Poppins, The Phantom of the Opera and Les Misérables take to the stage of…

Posted in Lockdown Treats Musicals Theatre West End

Lockdown review: Les Misérables – The Staged Concert

Les Misérables – The Staged Concert is released on digital download, along with a bonus featurette which…

Posted in Alanis Morissette Albums Anaïs Mitchell Broadway Cast Recordings Curtain Up Show Album of the Year Music Musicals Not-London Stephen Sondheim Theatre awards

The Curtain Up Show Album of the Year 2019 nominees

You can now vote for the Best London Cast Recording, Best Broadway Cast Recording and Best Solo…

Posted in Cast Recordings Laurence O'Keefe Music Musicals Theatre West End

Album Reviews: The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 ¾ / Heathers / Calendar Girls 

A trio of quick London cast recordings – The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 ¾,…

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 Broadway Cast Recordings Curtain Up Show Album of the Year Dan Gillespie Sells Lin-Manuel Miranda Lucy Moss Michel Legrand Music Musicals Not-London Sara Bareilles Theatre awards Toby Marlow

The Curtain Up Show Album of the Year 2018 nominees

Best UK Cast Recording Broken Wings – Original Concept Album Calendar Girls – Original London Recording Everybody’s…

Posted in Cast Recordings Lin-Manuel Miranda Music Musicals Stephen Schwartz Theatre

Album reviews: Working / Bat out of Hell / 42nd Street

A trio of West End cast recordings (well, one’s off-West-End…) show that it is sometimes hard to…

Posted in Menier Chocolate Factory Musicals Theatre Theatre review Top plays of 2017

Review: The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 ¾, Menier Chocolate Factory

“You may be 13 but you’re still an adolescent boy” After premiering at the Curve Theatre in…