Chicago is ‘highly entertaining and enjoyable’ | Review
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Chicago is ‘highly entertaining and enjoyable’ | Review

The Prohibition era was not necessarily the shiniest of moments in American history. Bootlegging, speakeasies and organised crime all increased during the nationwide constitutional ban on the production, importation, transportation, and sale of alcoholic beverages that ran from 1920 to 1933. Stil, there is one bright spot, and that is that without prohibition, we would…

CARMEN 1808 at Union Theatre London – Review
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CARMEN 1808 at Union Theatre London – Review

Ah, the classics. As everyone knows there are two types of performances that involve people singing on stage. There is opera – grand stories, big voices, elitist and not for the plebs – and there is musical theatre – shallow plots, jazz hands, available to the saturday night, ‘gotta catch a show crowd’. And as…