Tag: Hilton McRae

Posted in Chichester Festival Theatre David Greig Musicals News Not-London Theatre UK

News: Full company for Local Hero announced

The full cast has been announced for Local Hero, running at the Minerva Theatre from 8 October…

Posted in Silent Witness TV

TV Review: Silent Witness Series 7

Some cracking guest stars elevate Series 7 of Silent Witness which settles rather well into its mould…

Posted in Lockdown Treats Musicals Theatre West End

Lockdown treat: Thank You For The Music – the original Mamma Mia cast

Marking the 21st anniversary of Mamma Mia, the original cast reunite to cheer up their castmate Neal…

Posted in TV

TV Review: Chernobyl

In its exploration of the human stories around the nuclear accident, Craig Mazin’s mini-series Chernobyl is simply…

Posted in Film

Oscar Week Film Review: Darkest Hour

No amount of prosthetics can stop this from being my…Darkest Hour “The deadly danger here is this…

Posted in Cast Recordings Music Theatre

Album Review: Mamma Mia (Original Cast Recording 1999)

“It’s the best I can do” It’s easy to be dismissive about Mamma Mia and all it…

Posted in Film Shakespeare

Film Review: Macbeth (2015)

“I feel now the future in the instant” For one of Shakespeare’s most famous plays, Macbeth is…

Posted in Almeida Theatre Anton Chekhov Robert Icke Theatre

Review: Uncle Vanya, Almeida Theatre

“Here’s Johnny” How do you follow the earth-shattering success of a show like Oresteia? With difficulty it…

Posted in Film Harold Pinter

DVD Review: Mansfield Park (1999)

“Life seems nothing more than a quick succession of busy nothings” Eek. So having sampled the more…