REVIEW: Come From Away, Phoenix Theatre

This musical based on a remarkable true story is a celebration of  humanity at its best.   September 11th 2001. We all remember exactly where we were and what we were doing on that horrific day when terrorists crashed into the twin towers in New York. But what many people may not remember or know about is the story of 7000 people on planes also flying on that day… Read More

REVIEW: Camelot, London Musical Theatre Orchestra, London Palladium

As well as marking Alan Jay Lerner’s centenary, the London Musical Theatre Orchestra’s concert production of Camelot brought the musical back to the capital for the first time in thirty years.    Based on T.H. White’s The Once and Future King, Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe’s musical Camelot tells the story of King Arthur… Read More

REVIEW: State Fair, London Musical Theatre Orchestra, Cadogan Hall

The London Musical Theatre Orchestra make the Rodgers and Hammerstein score fly with the help of a strong leading cast.  It seems to be the year for reviving Rodgers and Hammerstein’s work. Earlier this year audiences were treated to their forgotten show Allegro at the Southwark Playhouse and now the London Musical Theatre Orchestra have… Read More