The Wizard of Oz London Palladium Review

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s new production of The Wizard of Oz started its preview run on 7th February at the London Palladium, with the official opening due on 1st March. I anticipate that during the remainder of February there will be some tinkering with the show, particularly in view of its mechanically technical nature.  In fact … Read more The Wizard of Oz London Palladium Review

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 … Read more Jersey Boys Review Prince Edward Theatre 2011

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 … Read more Romeo and Juliet Review English National Ballet

Review of The Rivals Theatre Royal Haymarket

The Rivals

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 … Read more Review of The Rivals Theatre Royal Haymarket