Tag: Ian Gareth-Jones

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 Stiles + Drewe Theatre West End

Lockdown treat: Mary Poppins at the Royal Variety Performance 2019

Here’s a heart-gladdeningly lovely turn from the Mary Poppins company to perk up your weekend   Heart…

Posted in Musicals Stiles + Drewe Theatre Theatre review West End

Re-review: Mary Poppins, Prince Edward Theatre

So good I went twice in as many weeks! I rave about Mary Poppins as it delights…

Posted in Musicals Stiles + Drewe Theatre Theatre review Top plays of 2019 West End

Review: Mary Poppins, Prince Edward Theatre

Someone clearly has too much time on their hands…enjoy the wordplay in this review of this spectcular…

Posted in Abi Zakarian Courttia Newland fosterIANs Jack Thorne LGBT+ Matilda Ibini Matthew López Moira Buffini Musicals Old Vic Paul Unwin Theatre Top moments West End Young Vic

10 of my top moments in a theatre in 2018

Flashes of excellence can be found in the midst of any production so this list celebrates some…

Posted in Musicals Theatre Theatre review

Review: Knights of the Rose, Arts

Less a rock musical and more Now That’s What I Call Music 1066, Knights of the Rose…

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 Music Musicals Terry Johnson

Album Review: Mrs Henderson Presents (Original London Cast Recording)

“We’ll never close…” I was sad to see Mrs Henderson Presents close prematurely in the West End,…

Posted in Martin Sherman Musicals Terry Johnson Theatre West End

Re-review: Mrs Henderson Presents, Noël Coward Theatre

“Everyone loves a bit of filth”  I really enjoyed Mrs Henderson Presents when I saw it last…