DOCTOR DOLITTLE THE MUSICAL sets sail around the UK&I in 2018

A new UK & Ireland Tour of Doctor Dolittle, with book, music and lyrics by double Academy Award-winner Leslie Bricusse will set sail next year. Featuring stunning visual puppetry, this new production, with the book reworked by Leslie Bricusse, will be part of the 50th anniversary celebrations of the original film starring Rex Harrison and […]

INTERVIEW: Jodie Jacobs chats all things bananas

You have starred in some great shows over the years so far, including Rock of Ages in the West End and more recently Lizzie at the Greenwich Theatre which earned you a nomination at the 2017 Wilma Awards for Best Performer in an Off-West End Show. What have been some of your career highlights so […]

Kathleen Turner returns to the London stage

Two-time Tony Award nominee and two-time Golden Globe Award winner Kathleen Turner brings her one woman show Finding My Voice to London. Produced by Fane Productions, the first preview is April 17th and the show will run for 3 weeks at The Other Palace Theatre. Finding My Voice will also tour 6 regional venues. Lending […]

Full cast announced for West End transfer of GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY

Casting is today announced for the West End transfer for Bob Dylan’s and Conor McPherson’s Girl From the North Country, following a sell-out, critically acclaimed run at The Old Vic. Brought to life by an exceptional company of actors and musicians, award-winning playwright Conor McPherson beautifully weaves the iconic songbook of Bob Dylan into this […]

World War II action movie inspired DOODLE – THE MUSICAL to open in London

Doodle – The Musical! is a new all-singing all-dancing comedy musical written by American Idol’s Andy Street and actor Jonathan Kydd, and directed by Olivier award nominee Jonathan Moore. The show is a loving pastiche of World War II action movies, with cameo impersonations including Charles Bronson, David Niven, and Sam Kydd, Jonathan’s father, who […]

REVIEW: Grease la musicale (Théâtre Mogador) ★★★

I’m moving to Paris in January and so on a recent visit to look for somewhere to live, I decided it was probably time to go and see my first ever French production of a Musical. And what better way to kick things off than with Grease le Musical! Grease the Musical first premiered in […]

REVIEW: Ordinary Days (Drayton Arms Theatre) ★★★

We’re all specks of a bigger picture, which, in itself pretty ordinary, can contain incredible beauty – so is the premise of the musical “Ordinary Days”, currently playing in the theatre space above the Drayton Arms Pub near Gloucester Road. Originally produced in New York City by Roundabout Theatre, it has since been picked up […]

REVIEW: SCROOGE THE MUSICAL (Curve Leicester) ★★★★★

Leslie Bricusse’s festive family favourite, Scrooge The Musical, officially opened at Curve Leicester last week. It’s a story we all know and love: a cynical appraisal of society through the portrayal of a cantankerous old man as he reaches his autumn years. After years spent putting the fear of God into the residents of his […]

REVIEW: The Gruffalo’s Child (Lyric Theatre) ★★★★★

The Gruffalo’s Child comes to the Lyric Theatre on Shaftesbury Avenue this winter thanks to Tall Stories Theatre Company. Tall Stories have adapted a number of Julia Donaldson’s tales for the stage so the Gruffalo and his child are in good hands. The book was first published in 2004 and the first version of this […]


Jamie Campbell was an ambitious 16 year old boy determined not only to go to his school prom in a dress, but also to become a drag queen. After typing ‘How to get a documentary made’ into a search engine and firing off a myriad of emails to production companies, Firecracker responded and the TV […]

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