Review of The Phantom of the Opera at The Royal Albert Hall

The Phantom of the Opera - Courtesy of The Really Useful

A twenty-fifth anniversary is something to be celebrated. For most couples, it might be a candlelit dinner in a romantic restaurant. But, if you are Andrew Lloyd Webber and Cameron Mackintosh, and the twenty-fifth anniversary being celebrated is of one of your most successful musicals, then something a little bit bigger is called for. So, … Read more Review of The Phantom of the Opera at The Royal Albert Hall

Cause Célèbre by Terence Rattigan at Hampton Hill Theatre | Review

Cause Célèbre at Hampton Hill Theatre - Photo by Cath Messum

In the past couple of years, a spate of Terence Rattigan’s plays have been revived by drama schools and amateur theatre companies in the greater London area and further afield. I use the term ‘amateur’ quizzically as many of these low-scale undertakings embody the dignity of Rattigan’s intent more faithfully than big-budget productions in London’s … Read more Cause Célèbre by Terence Rattigan at Hampton Hill Theatre | Review