PREVIEW: Elvis on Tour, The O2

Following the success of the 2014/2015 Elvis at The O2 exhibition, The O2 has confirmed that the King will return to the venue in a brand new exhibition from the 3rd November.  This brand new exhibition, arriving in time to mark the 40th anniversary of the singer’s death, will concentrate on the period of 1969 – 1977,… Read More

PREVIEW: Red Star Over Russia: A Revolution in Visual Culture 1905-55, Tate Modern

Tate Modern will mark the centenary of  the October Revolution this Autumn with its upcoming exhibition.  Drawing upon the extensive collection of David King, Red Star Over Russia will offer visitors a visual history of Russia and the Soviet Union, covering the period from 1905-1955. Covering from the overthrow of the last Tsar and the revolutionary uprisings… Read More

REVIEW: Limits,Cirkus Cirkör, Royal Festival Hall

This rather sombre circus show looks at immigration and the reasons behind it as well as why we should all come together and support each other.  There is no denying the strength, the ability and the extraordinary balance that all of the performers in Limits have. It is more of a case that it hasn’t… Read More

PREVIEW: Dirty Dancing, New Victoria Theatre

Marking the film’s 30th anniversary, the stage production of the classic Patrick Swayze film arrives in Woking from the 5th September.  Following two successful West End runs and two previous UK tours, Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story on Stage will visit the New Victoria Theatre from the 5th to the 9th September. It’s the… Read More

REVIEW: When the Future Comes Too Soon by Selina Siak 

Selina Siak’s latest novel evocatively brings to life the horror of living in Malaya during the Second World War as seen through the eyes of a courageous heroine.  This latest novel by Selina Siak might come across as slightly stilted in terms of the style of writing but as the reader is gradually pulled into Mei… Read More

NEWS: Further Casting Announced for New Victoria Theatre’s Robin Hood

The New Victoria Theatre in Woking has confirmed further casting for this year’s pantomime, which will run at the theatre from the 9th December.  The theatre has announced that joining the previously announced Shane Richie as Robin Hood, Comedian and actor Peter Piper will join the cast as Friar Tuck, while West End star Ashleigh… Read More

NEWS: Full Casting Confirmed for The Real Thing

Further casting has been announced for Stephen Unwin’s production of Tom Stoppard’s play.  Joining the previously announced Laurence Fox playing Henry in the production will be Adam Jackson-Smith as Max, Rebecca Johnson as Charlotte, Santino Smith as Brodie, Flora Spencer-Longhurst as Annie, Venice Van Someren as Debbie and Kit Young as Billy. Stephen Unwin’s production will open on the 6th September in Cambridge  before touring to co-producing venues… Read More

REVIEW: Boom, Theatre503

Peter Sinn Nachtrieb’s play tries to balance comedy with serious ideas but ends up feeling incoherent in Katherine Nesbitt’s production.  How would you plan to repopulate the Earth if you knew that an apocalypse was coming? is just one of the many questions that Peter Sinn Nachtrieb puts to the audience in Boom – a… Read More