Tag: Oliver Tester

Posted in George Bernard Shaw Musicals Theatre Theatre review West End

Review: My Fair Lady, London Coliseum

Strong work from leads Harry Hadden-Paton and Amara Okereke can’t quite make this production of My Fair…

Posted in Laurence O'Keefe Lucy Moss Musicals News Open Air Theatre Theatre West End

Casts for My Fair Lady and Legally Blonde revealed

The forthcoming productions of My Fair Lady at the Palladium and Legally Blonde at the Open Air…

Posted in Musicals News Theatre West End

News: the West End starts to make plans…

With a ‘roadmap’ in place, the West End is starting to make plans for a summer that…

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10 of my top moments in a theatre in 2019

Flashes of excellence can be found in the midst of any production so this list celebrates some…

Posted in Andrew Lloyd Webber Musicals Open Air Theatre Theatre Theatre review Top plays of 2019

Review: Evita, Open Air Theatre

Jamie Lloyd’s reinvention of Evita at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre proves a storming success “I could…

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 Albums Broadway Cast Recordings Curtain Up Show Album of the Year Cyndi Lauper Duncan Sheik Lin-Manuel Miranda Music Musicals Not-London Sara Bareilles Stiles + Drewe Terry Johnson Theatre awards

The Curtain Up Show Album of the Year 2016 nominees

Best UK Cast Recording American Psycho – Original London Cast Recording Close To You: Bacharach Reimagined –…

Posted in Cast Recordings Music Musicals

Album Review: Funny Girl (2016 London Cast Recording)

“So ‘stead of just kicking me why don’t they give me a lift?” The Menier Chocolate Factory’s…