REVIEW: Peter Pan Live!, The Shows Must Go On

Having originally broadcast in 2014, Peter Pan Live! is an uplifting and enjoyable production. Confession time: I have found it difficult in the past to really enjoy or appreciate the story Peter Pan. This isn’t so much down to the story by J.M. Barrie but in the way it has been staged or filmed –… Read More

NEWS: Peter Pan Live Announced as Next Show in The Shows Must Go On Series

The show will be available to watch from Friday the 19th June for 48 hours (everywhere apart from Asia and Latin America). Following on from last week’s The Wiz Live!, The Shows Must Go On series will next show Peter Pan Live, available to stream this Friday evening at 7pm. Originally broadcast in 2014, this… Read More

Review Round Up…The Jungle Book

This latest reboot of the classic animated Disney film based on Rudyard Kipling’s book is filled with CGI – but can it still impress the critics?  The Guardian: **** “a terrifically enjoyable piece of old-fashioned storytelling and a beautiful-looking film: spectacular, exciting, funny and fun.” IGN: ” Favreau’s take on the story amplifies the 1967 animated… Read More

Review Roundup… Eddie the Eagle

Can this story of underdog Michael ‘Eddie the Eagle’ Edwards win over the critics?  The Guardian: **Peter Bradshaw thought that: “The film’s heart is in the right place, but Jackman and Walken are all wrong.” Evening Standard:*** David Sexton wrote: “Eddie the Eagle failed better — and here is the ultimate feelgood film to show… Read More