Tag: John Hopkins

Posted in Park Theatre Theatre Theatre review

Review: Ghosts of the Titanic, Park Theatre

Despite its sensitive subject matter, new play Ghosts of the Titanic at the Park Theatre is like…

Posted in Mark Gatiss TV

TV Review: A Ghost Story for Christmas – The Mezzotint

Mark Gatiss adapts MR James’ The Mezzotint for a well cast ghostly Christmas treat “We’ve enough tat…

Posted in TV

TV Review: Robin Hood Series 2

An improvement on the first, Series 2 of Robin Hood at least starts to do something interesting,…

Posted in TV

TV Review: Merlin Series 3

Series 3 of Merlin, aka the one where it starts to get good  “This has just begun”…

Posted in Howard Brenton Spooks TV

Lockdown TV Review: Spooks Series 2

Now this is more like it, Series 2 of Spooks settles into the classic feel that works…

Posted in Alanis Morissette Albums Anaïs Mitchell Broadway Cast Recordings Curtain Up Show Album of the Year Music Musicals Not-London Stephen Sondheim Theatre awards

The Curtain Up Show Album of the Year 2019 nominees

You can now vote for the Best London Cast Recording, Best Broadway Cast Recording and Best Solo…

Posted in Adam Guettel Andrew Lloyd Webber Anton Chekhov Ben Weatherill David Hare Donmar Warehouse Jack Thorne LGBT+ Lynn Nottage Musicals National Theatre Not-London Open Air Theatre Peter Shaffer Rona Munro Royal Court Shakespeare Theatre Theatre Royal Bath Theatre Royal Stratford East UK West End

July theatre round-up

I might have taken a break from reviewing for the last couple of months, but I didn’t…

Posted in Cast Recordings Laurence O'Keefe Music Musicals Theatre West End

Album Reviews: The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 ¾ / Heathers / Calendar Girls 

A trio of quick London cast recordings – The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 ¾,…

Posted in Menier Chocolate Factory Musicals Theatre Theatre review Top plays of 2017

Review: The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 ¾, Menier Chocolate Factory

“You may be 13 but you’re still an adolescent boy” After premiering at the Curve Theatre in…