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REVIEW: Wicked (Apollo Victoria Theatre) ★★★★★

Most theatre critics will have seen the long running shows on a number of occasions. But there’s one that has proved to be a favourite, time after time and with a new cast taking to the stage at the Apollo Victoria Theatre, is the London production of Wicked the best it’s ever been? It’s definitely […]

EastEnders’ Aaron Sidwell set to dance through life on the WICKED UK&I Tour

WICKED, the West End and Broadway musical phenomenon that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, is delighted to announce that EastEnders star Aaron Sidwell will play Fiyero on the forthcoming return engagement of the spectacular, critically acclaimed and multi record-breaking UK & Ireland Tour in 2018. Aaron Sidwell is currently playing […]

Check out these pictures of the new Wicked cast!

WICKED, the West End musical phenomenon that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, has released the first pictures of Alice Fearn (Elphaba), Sophie Evans (Glinda), Bradley Jaden (Fiyero), Melanie La Barrie (Madame Morrible), Andy Hockley (The Wizard) and Jack Lansbury (Boq) who will lead the new London cast from 24 July […]

Get to know London’s new Elphaba ALICE FEARN …

With today’s fantastic news that Elphaba Standby, Alice Fearn will play the role full time in Wicked from 24 July 2017, I thought I would take a look back and the times I have met and seen Alice, so you can get to know London’s new Elphaba better! Back in 2015, Alice Fearn was starring […]

New cast announced for WICKED from 24 July 2017

WICKED, the West End musical phenomenon that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, is delighted to announce that Alice Fearn (Elphaba), Sophie Evans (Glinda), Bradley Jaden (Fiyero), Melanie La Barrie (Madame Morrible), Andy Hockley (The Wizard), Jack Lansbury (Boq) and Laura Pick (Standby for Elphaba) will head the new London cast […]

TYRONE HUNTLEY joins the guest line up for WILLEMIJN VERKAIK’s concert

Evening Standard Emerging Talent Award winner and Olivier Award nominee Tyrone Huntley (Jesus Christ Superstar) will join the line up of special guests for Willemijn Verkaik’s one-night West End concert. He joins previously announced guests Savannah Stevenson, Suzie Mathers and Celinde Schoenmaker. Tyrone Huntley recently received rave reviews for his performance as Judas in Jesus Christ […]

Wicked star Willemijn Verkaik chats about her upcoming concert

International star of Wicked, Willemijn Verkaik is currently back in London playing the role of Elphaba in the 10th anniversary production of Wicked. Willemijn is performing a special concert on 31 July 2017 at the Cambridge Theatre and I caught up with her backstage at Wicked to chat about the upcoming show and to play […]

WICKED star SUZIE MATHERS has Tea With Wilma

I recently went backstage at London’s Apollo Victoria Theatre to chat to London’s newest Glinda in Wicked, Suzie Mathers. Suzie has been playing the role around the world for almost ten years and I sat down with her to chat about the show and how audiences differ around the world. Suzie also took on the […]

Understudy ALICE FEARN takes on the iconic role of Elphaba in WICKED

2017 is the year that I am trying to bring understudies to the forefront of theatre. If I can get to see a show when an understudy is performing, then I will write about it because it can be a thankless task, for a performer to take on a leading role in a theatre show, […]

REVIEW: Rachel Tucker (Live at Zedel) ★★★★★

Rachel Tucker has become something of a stage superstar in recent years and fresh from another successful run in the West End production of Wicked has embarked on a UK solo tour Rachel started the tour with a four night sold out run at the Crazy Coqs beneath the Brasserie Zedel and fans of the ultra […]

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