REVIEW: Hairspray Live!, The Shows Must Go On

This latest offering in The Shows Must Go On series covers issues that have become part of headline news in recent days. It is such a shame that by watching Hairspray Live! based on the musical and set in 1960’s Baltimore is still so relevant in the themes it covers such as body shaming and… Read More

NEWS: Hairspray Live! Announced as Next Production in The Shows Must Go On Series

The 2016 production of Hairspray will be made available to UK audiences for 48 hours through Universal’s The Shows Must Go On series. The television special version of Hairspray will be the next show to feature in the Shows Must Go On series, streaming from Friday 29th May and available to UK audiences for two… Read More

Review Round Up: Torch Song, Turbine Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Drew McOnie’s revival of Harvey Fierstein’s play.     The Stage: *** “McOnie directs his first straight play with confidence. The emotional fireworks explode in all the right places and there’s an elegance to much of the staging.” WhatsOnStage: **** ” This version may not be… Read More

NEWS: Final Casting Announced for Torch Song

Final casting has been announced for the Turbine Theatre’s inaugural production, running from the 22nd August. Joining the previously announced Matthew Needham (Arnold), Daisy Boulton (Laurel), Dino Fetscher (Ed)  and Rish Shah (Alan) it has been announced that Jay Lycurgo (David) and Bernice Stegers (Ma) are joining the cast in this production of Harvey Fierstein’s award winning play. This new revival of the Tony Award… Read More

NEWS: Sheridan Smith to Star in Funny Girl UK Tour

It has been announced that the Olivier Award winning actress will continue to play the role of Fanny Brice in a number of venues across the UK when the hit production hits the road in 2017.  Sheridan Smith is currently performing in the first West End revival of the original 1964 musical by Jule Styne,… Read More

NEWS: Kinky Boots Extends Run in the West End

The Olivier Award winning musical will now book until the 6th May 2017 at the Adelphi Theatre.  This latest booking period for the musical comes as it celebrates its first birthday in the West End, with tickets for the new period available to buy now. Kinky Boots has proved popular with audiences and critics alike… Read More