Tag: Matthew Gent

Posted in Chris Bush Musicals Not-London Stephen Sondheim Theatre West End

Musicals update for March

So much musical casting news! The Hope Mill Theatre’s upcoming revival of Passion opens in May with…

Posted in Kander + Ebb Musicals Theatre Theatre review Top plays of 2021 West End

Review: Cabaret, The Kit Kat Club at the Playhouse Theatre

Eddie Redmayne and Jessie Buckley shimmer and scintillate in this striking reworking of Cabaret, in the immersive…

Posted in Bridge Theatre Bryony Lavery Curve Theatre Kander + Ebb Marvin Hamlisch Musicals Not-London Philip Pullman Photos Theatre West End

Photo teasers from some big new productions

To whet the appetite for some of this month’s big openings, here’s some photographic teasers… Transforming the…

Posted in Chichester Festival Theatre Kander + Ebb Musicals Not-London Southwark Playhouse Suhayla El-Bushra Theatre UK West End

Some September casting news

Dana Al Fardan, one of the Middle East’s leading contemporary composers, and West End star Nadim Naaman…

Posted in Cast Recordings Music Musicals Stephen Schwartz Theatre

Album Review: Rags – The Musical: Original London Cast Recording

The Original London Cast Recording for Rags – The Musical is released by Ghostlight Records, the first…

Posted in Almeida Theatre Andrew Lloyd Webber Arthur Schnitzler Barbican Theatre Branden Jacobs-Jenkins Donmar Warehouse Lucy Prebble Michael John LaChiusa Musicals Old Vic Robert Icke Sara Bareilles Tennessee Williams Theatre West End

August theatre round-up

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

Posted in Curve Theatre Musicals Not-London Theatre UK

Review: The Water Babies, Curve

“If I drop from the sky, nobody may care but will they catch me” Under Paul Kerryson,…

Posted in Musicals Riverside Studios Theatre

Review: Carnival of the Animals, Riverside Studios

“C’est parfait!” Little is it known that Paris actually has 21 districts. And that in the 21e…

Posted in Chichester Festival Theatre Musicals Stephen Sondheim Theatre West End

Re-review: Sweeney Todd, Adelphi Theatre

“There’s no place like London” Last year was undoubtedly a great one for Chichester Festival Theatre’s musicals…