Tag: Peter Howe

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Lockdown treats: ‘When I Grow Up’ times two

Duelling, but equally lovely, renditions of the Matilda classic ‘When I Grow Up’ see members of the…

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Film Review: Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)

Moralising, heteronormative rubbish. Bohemian Rhapsody really serves its nominal subject very poorly indeed. “No-one knows what Queen…

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Album Review: Lord of the Rings (2008 Original London Production)

“Eä, Arda, Ainulindalë. Aratar, Maiar, Rána, Nénar” Believe it or not, there was a time when I…

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Review: Aladdin, Prince Edward Theatre

“A hundred thousand things to see” Say Aladdin to most people across the world, and Disney would…

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Review: The Captain of Köpenick, National Theatre

“Laws are like sausages, it’s better not to see them being made” ‘Released after fifteen years in…

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Re-review: Matilda, the Musical – Cambridge Theatre

“Never again will I doubt it when my mummy says I’m a miracle!” More so than with…

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Album Review: Matilda the Musical Cast Recording

“When I grow up, I will be brave enough to fight the creatures that you have to…

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Review: Matilda – A Musical, Courtyard Theatre Stratford

“My mother says I’m a miracle” For their festive family show over the 2010/11 winter, the RSC…

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Shows I am looking forward to in 2011

My intention is, honestly, to see less theatre this year and try and regain some semblance of…