Tag: Jocasta Almgill

Posted in Bridge Theatre Musicals Not-London Royal Exchange Theatre UK

Birthday treats – poetry and post-show talks

Been a bit quiet on the show front whilst I’ve celebrating a particular anniversary (I turned 29,…

Posted in Musicals Not-London Royal Exchange Theatre Theatre review Top plays of 2019 UK

Review: West Side Story, Royal Exchange

Aletta Collins’ new choreography is just one of the highlights of a most successful West Side Story…

Posted in Leeds Playhouse Musicals Not-London Theatre Theatre review Top plays of 2018 UK

Review: Sunshine on Leith, West Yorkshire Playhouse

As unlikely a Proclaimers musical may seem, this gorgeous production of Sunshine on Leith at West Yorkshire…

Posted in Albums Broadway Cast Recordings Curtain Up Show Album of the Year Music Musicals Not-London Pasek + Paul Stephen Sondheim Stiles + Drewe Theatre awards

The Curtain Up Show Album of the Year 2017 winners

Best UK Cast Recording 42nd Street – 2017 London Cast Recording Bat Out Of Hell The Musical…

Posted in Albums Broadway Cast Recordings Conor McPherson Curtain Up Show Album of the Year Dan Gillespie Sells David Hein Irene Sankoff Music Musicals Not-London Pasek + Paul Stephen Sondheim Stiles + Drewe Theatre awards

The Curtain Up Show Album of the Year 2017 nominees

Best UK Cast Recording 42nd Street – 2017 London Cast Recording Bat Out Of Hell The Musical…

Posted in Cast Recordings Music Musicals Theatre West End

Album Review: Dreamgirls Original London Cast Recording (2017)

  “The time has come for my dreams to be heard” That it took so long for…

Posted in Musicals Theatre West End

Review: Dreamgirls, Savoy Theatre

“In the morning this feeling will be gone”   There’s over one million Swarovski crystals incorporated into…

Posted in Lin-Manuel Miranda Musicals Theatre

Review: In The Heights, King’s Cross Theatre

  “Since when are Latin people scared of heat?” There’s something about a really good musical that…

Posted in Lin-Manuel Miranda Musicals Theatre

Review: In The Heights, King’s Cross Theatre

“Well you must take the A Train Even farther than Harlem  To northern Manhattan and maintain  Get…