Tag: Joe Aaron Reid

Posted in LGBT+ Seven Dials Playhouse Theatre Theatre review

Review: Steve, Seven Dials Playhouse

The Seven Dials Playhouse opens with the European premiere of Mark Gerrard’s gently amusing and affecting Steve…

Posted in Bridge Theatre Chichester Festival Theatre David Hare John Patrick Shanley LGBT+ Mike Bartlett Musicals News Not-London Theatre UK West End

A few shows to look forward to

Rehearsal pics might not always be the most exciting thing but they do serve as a useful…

Posted in Theatre

News: an all-star ‘Make Them Hear You’ in support of #BLM

150 musical performers from across the West End and Broadway have come together to perform a stellar…

Posted in Digital Jason Robert Brown Live Music Music Musicals Stephen Schwartz Theatre

Review: thoughts on Turn Up London

I wasn’t going to write up Turn Up London but in the end, it was just too…

Posted in Live Music Music Musicals News Theatre

News: even more black MT talent turning it up for TURN UP!

Theatrical superstars Sharon D. Clarke, Noma Dumezweni, Clive Rowe, Kwame Kwei-Armah, Johnnie Fiore, Brenda Edwards, Zaris-Angel Hator,…

Posted in Lockdown Treats Musicals Theatre West End

Lockdown treat: Dreamgirls Lockdown Live

The opening section of this, with Dreamgirls composer Henry Krieger and Amber Riley is just lovely. I’d’ve…

Posted in Cheek By Jowl Chris Bush David Mamet Duncan Macmillan Finborough Theatre Internationaal Theater Amsterdam Ivo van Hove Lin-Manuel Miranda Mike Leigh Musicals National Theatre Nick Payne Propeller Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch Royal Court Shakespeare Theatre Tom Wells West End Wilton's Music Hall Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

10 of my top moments of the decade

Ever behind the curve, I present 10 of my top moments in a theatre over the last…

Posted in Musicals Theatre Theatre review West End

Re-review: All change on the Strand for Dreamgirls and Kinky Boots

All change on the Strand for Dreamgirls and Kinky Boots post closing notices at the Savoy Theatre…

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…