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Julia Donaldson’s WHAT THE LADYBIRD HEARD makes its West End debut

Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks’ bestselling picture book What the Ladybird Heard makes its West End debut this summer. This glittering tale of two crafty robbers, one tiny ladybird and a whole farmyard of fun will open at the Lyric Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue on 5 July, running until 10 September, prior to a major UK […]

THE SIMON & GARFUNKEL STORY comes to the West End

A fully immersive musical experience set in the 1960s After touring to every corner of the world, The Simon & Garfunkel Story is now heading into London’s West End from September 2017. Coming to the Lyric Theatre for a special four month season, the internationally acclaimed immersive production will take audiences through the story of […]

THRILLER LIVE extends booking period by 12 months to April 2018

Record-breaking Thriller Live announces a new booking period to Sunday 1 April 2018 The West End spectacular Thriller Live that celebrates his musical legacy and groundbreaking dance moves, and which recently became the 15th Longest Running Musical in West End history, is taking that message to heart! Thriller Live, on 26 March becomes the 9th […]

REVIEW: THRILLER LIVE (Lyric Theatre) ★★★

Eight years ago last month, Thriller Live opened in London’s West End, celebrating the music of the King of Pop, Michael Jackson. Less than six months later, the man himself sadly died, making Thriller Live a celebration concert of his life as well as his music. It is undeniably a brilliant dance show with a […]

REVIEW: THE GRUFFALO (Lyric Theatre) ★★★★★

I’d never seen The Gruffalo before but managed to squeeze it in this time around just before I jet off to Spain for some sun, sand and sangria. I wasn’t expecting much from a show made for three year olds but it is probably the best children’s show I have ever seen and left me […]

THRILLER LIVE Moonwalks past 3,000 performances in the West End

3,000 West End standing ovations and counting… “Thriller Live” Moonwalks past another Thrilling milestone! The cast of Thriller Live celebrated in style last night as the show marked its 3,000th performance in the West End with a spectacular cake and an American-themed party at Planet Hollywood. Thriller Live opened to critical acclaim at the Lyric […]


As a theatre nerd I’ll admit I’ve seen a fair few productions of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. From ethereal forests to derelict junk yards, there are hundreds of ways to interpret Shakespeare’s arguably funniest play. Therefore, when you come across a production like Filter & the Lyric Hammersmith’s sublimely ridiculous interpretation it’s a bit of […]

Room On The Broom

Wilma’s Rating [rating=4]   I’m not sure why I wanted to go and see Room On The Broom. It’s for three-year olds but I think more than anything I liked the look of the poster! The idea of having to get up and to the theatre before 12pm was an interesting idea to me and […]

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