Review: Audra McDonald – In Concert (Leicester Square Theatre)

Review: Audra McDonald – In Concert (Leicester Square Theatre)

Reviewed by Sophie Ross April 12th 2017 Reviewer rating: ★ ★ ★ ★ Last night, Six-time Tony award winning Audra McDonald opened her four night residency at the Leicester Square Theatre. Although she may not be a big name in the UK, she is certainly a Broadway sensation and it's wonderful to have her back in London. [...]

Review: The Winters Tale (Barbican)

Review: The Winters Tale (Barbican)

Reviewed by Ksenya Grey April 6th 2017 Reviewer rating: 'Jealousy is a disease, love is a healthy condition' Cheek by Jowl’s internationally renowned touring production of Shakespeare’s The Winter’s Tale has landed at the Barbican, and it is a work of brilliance. The plays of William Shakespeare are so embodied into our theatre culture that [...]

Review: Lizzie The Musical (Greenwich Theatre)

Reviewed by Sophie Ross 24th February 2016 Reviewer rating: ★ ★ ★ ★ It's fair to say that a trip to see Lizzie The Musical, won't be your average night out to the theatre. Making it's UK debut at the Greenwich Theatre, it tells the story of a suspected murderess in the victorian era. The book, written [...]

Review: The Wild Party (The Other Palace)

Reviewed by Ksenya Gray Tuesday 21st February Reviewer rating:★ ★ ★ ★ The relaunch of St James Theatre as The Other Palace warranted a party and that’s exactly what it got.  Starting off the 2017 season under the Artistic Direction of Paul Taylor-Mills, Michael John LaChiusa's dark and dazzling jazz-age Broadway musical is brought to [...]

Review: The Kite Runner (Wyndhams Theatre)

Reviewed by Sophie Ross 10th January 2016 Reviewer rating:★ ★★ ★ Khaled Hossenini's, The Kite Runner opened at the Wyndhams Theatre last night following the success of both the novel and film. It tells the story of Afghanistan over the span of 25 years, through troubled times. Transforming into a play adaption, Matthew Spangler has [...]

Review: LMTO’s “A Christmas Carol” – (Lyceum Theatre)

Reviewed By Sophie Ross December 19th 2016 Reviewer rating: ★ ★ ★ ★ The London Musical Theatre Orchestra returns for a one night only performance of "A Christmas Carol". Taking over the Lyceum Theatre, the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future came out to play accompanied by a star studded line-up. With a sold out audience performing on [...]