Reviews


Jersey Boys Review Prince Edward Theatre 2011

Frankie Valli – Scott Monello, Tommy DeVito – Jon Boydon Bob Gaudio – Stephen Ashfield, Nick Massi – Eugene McCoy Prior to watching Jersey Boys last week, I had seen the show twice. Once when it first opened in the West End, and again last year on Broadway. Production-wise, the shows don’t differ, and Tuesday’s performance didn’t stray from the original at all. Act One begins slowly. I know that some people, myself included, struggle …

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Romeo and Juliet Review English National Ballet

Romeo and Juliet: English National Ballet – London Coliseum Romeo: Arionel Vargas, Juliet: Erina Takahashi Mercutio: Juan Rodríguez , Tybalt: James Streeter I have been a fan and a follower of English National Ballet since I was seven when I was taken to my first production of The Nutcracker and subsequently have seen their production every Christmas since. I first saw ENB’s Romeo and Juliet when I was a teenager ‘in the round’ at the …

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Review of The Rivals Theatre Royal Haymarket

After studying The Recruiting Officer, a play of similar time period, I wanted to understand the style of acting further and how this kind of play would connect with the modern day audience. When along came The Rivals, written by Richard Sheridan, with a superb cast I simply couldn’t resist, and performed at the Theatre Royal Haymarket, a perfect theatre to hold such a play. However, I was worried that the play’s humour would be …

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Review of Legally Blonde The Musical at Savoy Theatre London

OHMYGOD you guys! I went to see ‘Legally Blonde – The Musical’ at the Savoy Theatre last night and it has to be one of my favourite musicals… or maybe it IS my favourite show ever! I was totally captured from the moment the music started until the curtain fell. If you want a fun night out – this is the show for you. It’s for all girls from 8 to 108 and, although they …

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