REVIEW: Acis and Galatea, Royal Opera House (2009)

Wayne McGregor’s production is a rare opportunity to appreciate the Royal Opera and the Royal Ballet at the same time. Showcased alongside McGregor’s take on Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas in 2009, his production of Acis and Galatea cleverly combines Handel’s beautiful fluid music with some wonderful choreography particularly in the opening section. There is much… Read More

Review Round Up: Man of La Mancha, London Coliseum

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for the revival of the musical playing a limited season at the London Coliseum. The Telegraph: ** “Acavalcade of showbiz colossi have crooned “The Impossible Dream (The Quest)” over the decades. The stand-out number from Man of La Mancha ear-wormed its way into popular affection from the… Read More

PREVIEW: Man of La Mancha, London Coliseum

The musical, inspired by Don Quixote, is set to star Kelsey Grammer.  The musical, featuring music by Mitch Leigh, lyrics by Joe Darion, and a book by Dale Wasserman, is to be directed by Lonny Price – who returns to the London Coliseum following his productions of Sweeney Todd and Sunset Boulevard. In a 16th century dungeon Cervantes and his man servant await trial from… Read More