Review: Rent 20th Anniversary (St James)

Reviewed by: Sophie Ross 13th December 2016 Reviewer rating: ★ ★ ★ ★ It's been twenty years since Rent first premiered off-broadway and to this day, it's still wowing audiences all over. With the original production winning a bucket load of awards, it's a show that still holds such a strong, empowering and important message. The show [...]

Review: Sinbad the Sailor (Theatre Royal Stratford)

Reviewed by Charly Ralph December 10th 2017 Reviewer rating: ★ ★ ★  Sleigh bells, Christmas trees, mince pies and pantomime! A trip to the theatre during the festive season continues to be an integral part of many people’s Christmas celebrations, with productions cross the country now in full swing. Theatre Royal Stratford East’s offering this year is [...]

17th Annual Whats On Stage Awards Nominations Announced

This afternoon, we popped down to Cafe De Paris for the Whats On Stage Awards nominations. In a room filled with press, West End stars and plenty of wine, the shortlist for the 17th annual awards were revealed. We were also lucky enough to be treated to a performance of "Seasons of Love" from the 20th [...]

Review: The Comedy About A Bank Robbery (Criterion Theatre)

Reviewed by Ksenya Gray 22nd November 2016 Reviewer rating: ★ ★ ★ ★ You've seen their award winning plays in the West End before but now the Mischief Theatre Company have brought a laugh out loud farce, A Comedy About A Bank Robbery, to the Criterion Theatre.  If the name rings a bell, their previous productions include [...]

Review: State Fair (Cadogan Hall)

Reviewed by Sophie Ross 6th November 2016 Reviewer rating: ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ Last night, Cadogan Hall hosted a night of Rodgers and Hammerstein's State Fair.  With a star-studded West End line up accompanied by the London Musical Theatre Orchestra (LMTO), we knew we were in for a treat before it had even started. The show [...]

Review: Sunday In The Arts (Arts Theatre)

Reviewed By Ksenya Gray 30th October 2016 Reviewer rating: ★ ★ ★ ★ On Sunday, 30th October 2016, musical theatre fans gathered in the cramped studio above The Arts Theatre for Sunday in the Arts: An Evening with Anthony Williamson and Emma Ralston. The duo, who are no strangers to world of cabarets, hosted a special two hour [...]