Tag: Francis Haugen

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News: Tristram Kenton’s stage archive – the Open Air Theatre edition

I’m loving this deep dive that the Guardian is doing  into Tristram Kenton’s archive, this time taking…

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Album Review: Elf the Musical (2015 Original London Cast Recording)

“You gotta remember that December is the time for glitz” I have to say I was sceptical…

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Review: Elf the musical, Dominion Theatre

“I always get a special glow when the snow comes falling down” There’s something a little perverse…

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Review: Sinatra – The Man and His Music, Palladium

“I’m feeling so bad Won’t you make the music easy and sad” Traditional theatre shows seem to…

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Album Review: Singin’ in the Rain (2012 London Cast Album)

“  “Doo-dloo-doo-doo-doo Doo-dloo-doo-doo-doo-doo Doo-dloo-doo-doo-doo-doo Doo-dloo-doo-doo-doo-doo” Having had a near-perfect experience in on the front row at Chichester…

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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…

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Shows I am looking forward to in 2012

Though the temptation is strong, and the actuality may well prove so, I don’t think I will…

Posted in Chichester Festival Theatre Musicals Not-London Theatre Theatre review Top plays of 2011 UK

Review: Singin’ in the Rain, Chichester Festival Theatre

“Be a clown, be a clown, the whole world loves a clown” I’m often asked what my…

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Re-Review: Legally Blonde – The Musical, Savoy Theatre

“Some girls fight hard; some face the trial” I have tickets for Legally Blonde – The Musical…