Tag: Eric Anderson

Posted in Broadway Lockdown Treats Musicals Not-London Theatre

Lockdown treat: ‘You Can’t Stop the Beat’

A great choice for lockdown as Hairspray‘s ‘You Can’t Stop the Beat’ is such a joyous song,…

Posted in Film Pasek + Paul

Oscar Week Film Review: The Greatest Showman

Defying the critics and showcasing the marvellous Keala Settle, there’s more to like about The Greatest Showman…

Posted in Cast Recordings Music Musicals

Album Review: The Last Ship (2014 Original Broadway Cast Recording)

“For what are we men without a ship to complete?” The logic of theatre being what it…

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9 of my top moments in a theatre in 2016

The end-of-year lists of favourite plays and performances should be on their way soon, once the food…

Posted in Albums Broadway Cast Recordings Curtain Up Show Album of the Year Cyndi Lauper Duncan Sheik Lin-Manuel Miranda Music Musicals Not-London Sara Bareilles Stiles + Drewe Terry Johnson Theatre awards

The Curtain Up Show Album of the Year 2016 nominees

Best UK Cast Recording American Psycho – Original London Cast Recording Close To You: Bacharach Reimagined –…

Posted in Cast Recordings Cyndi Lauper LGBT+ Music

Album Review: Kinky Boots (Original Broadway Cast Recording 2013)

“Charlie from Northampton, meet Simon from Clapton” There is something undoubtedly ironic about a show set in…

Posted in Cast Recordings Music Sara Bareilles

Album Review: Waitress (Original Broadway Cast Recording 2016)

“I feel something needs to change” It’s funny how your relationship to a show can change so…

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Review: Waitress, Brooks Atkinson Theatre

“She is all of this mixed up and baked in a beautiful pie” Hailed as the first…

Posted in Albums Broadway Cast Recordings Curtain Up Show Album of the Year Cyndi Lauper Lin-Manuel Miranda Music Musicals Not-London Sara Bareilles Theatre awards

The Curtain Up Show Album of the Year 2016 winners

Best UK Cast Recording American Psycho – Original London Cast Recording Close To You: Bacharach Reimagined –…