Tag: Michele Dotrice

Posted in Film Noël Coward

Film Review: Blithe Spirit (2020)

Despite a talented cast including Judi Dench and Dan Stevens, this cinematic version of Noël Coward’s Blithe…

Posted in Albums Broadway Cast Recordings Curtain Up Show Album of the Year Lucy Moss Music Musicals Not-London Theatre awards Toby Marlow

The Curtain Up Show Album of the Year 2018 winners

Best UK Cast Recording Broken Wings – Original Concept Album Calendar Girls – Original London Recording Everybody’s…

Posted in LGBT+ Patrick Marber Russell T Davies TV

TV Review: A Very English Scandal

Hugh Grant delivers a career best performance in the hugely enjoyable A Very English Scandal. Just don’t…

Posted in Andrew Lloyd Webber Annie Baker Florian Zeller Jack Thorne James Graham Kenneth Branagh Lee Hall Musicals Nick Payne Olivier Awards Simon Stone Tennessee Williams Theatre Theatre awards Tom Stoppard West End

2017 Laurence Olivier Awards nominations

Best New Play  Harry Potter and the Cursed Child – Palace Elegy – Donmar Warehouse The Flick…

Posted in August Wilson Christopher Hampton Cyndi Lauper Duncan Macmillan Florian Zeller Howard Goodall Jessica Swale Kenneth Branagh Lin-Manuel Miranda Mark Gatiss Martin McDonagh Olivier Awards Robert Icke Shakespeare Theatre Theatre awards

2016 Laurence Olivier Awards nominations

Best New Play  Farinelli and the King by Claire van Kampen – Duke of York’s Hangmen by…

Posted in Jessica Swale Theatre West End

Review: Nell Gwynn, Apollo Theatre

“The girl in this tale isn’t quite half as predictable” Jessica Swale’s Nell Gwynn took the Globe…

Posted in Annie Baker Barbican Theatre Bristol Old Vic Caryl Churchill Federico García Lorca fosterIANs Internationaal Theater Amsterdam Ivo van Hove Jessica Swale Lyric Hammersmith Martin Sherman Musicals New Diorama Nick Payne Not-London Orange Tree Theatre Royal Court Royal Exchange Sarah Kane Shakespeare Simon Stone Southwark Playhouse Terry Johnson The Faction Theatre Theatre503 Young Vic

20 shows to look forward to in 2016

2016 is nearly upon and for once, I’ve hardly anything booked for the coming year and what…

Posted in Oscar Wilde Theatre West End

Review: The Importance of Being Earnest, Vaudeville

“The truth is rarely pure and never simple” On the other side of the Strand, Sondheim is…

Posted in Alistair McDowall Kenneth Branagh Manchester Theatre Awards Not-London Rory Mullarkey Theatre Theatre awards UK

The 2013 Manchester Theatre Awards nominations

Best Actor David Birrell, Sweeney Todd, Royal Exchange Kenneth Branagh, Macbeth, Manchester International Festival, St Peter’s Church…