Tag: Paul Kemble

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News: Principal casting announced for To The Streets

China Plate and Birmingham Hippodrome have announced both the principal cast and the West Midlands-based associate creative…

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Film Review: The Children Act (2017)

The neglect of Stanley Tucci aside, The Children Act does a decent job of bringing Ian McEwan’s…

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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…

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Album Review: The Sound of Music (2006 London Palladium Cast Recording)

“Today you have to learn to be a realist” I wanted to love the London Palladium Cast…

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Album Review: The Woman In White (2004 Original London Cast Recording)

“There’s only one thing one has to have One has to have no shame” Hitting the West…

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Album Review: Stephen Ward (2013 Original Cast Recording)

“Part of me is saying I should go” Like many others, I imagine, I did not leave…

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The Curtain Up Show Album of the Year 2015 nominees

Best Cast Recording Bend It Like Beckham (Original London Cast Recording) Cool Rider (Original Studio Recording) Gypsy…

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10 of my top moments in a theatre in 2015

The inevitable end-of-year lists of favourite plays and performances will be soon be coming (I just have…

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Album Review: Sister Act the musical (Original London Cast Recording)

“Queen of Angels is not your grandma’s church anymore. God help your grandmother if it were.” It was…