REVIEW: The Band, New Victoria Theatre

Tim Firth’s warmhearted musical about friendship is a joy from  start to finish.  Ah 1993 – the year in which Bill Clinton was sworn in as President of the United States, Unforgiven won the Best Picture award at the Oscars – but also the year that Take That went to number one in the charts with the song ‘Pray’. Tim Firth’s nostalgic and genuinely heartwarming new… Read More

Review Round Up: The Band, Theatre Royal Haymarket

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Tim Firth’s musical which has arrived in the West End for a limited season.  WhatsOnStage: **** “Yes, The Band is a poignant watch – about ageing and loss. But it has a solution. It’s out to show there’s nothing more important in life than having a mate at… Read More

NEWS: Full Cast Announced for UK Tour of The Band

Full casting for Tim Firth’s new musical featuring the music of Take That has been announced.  Opening at the Manchester Opera House on the 8th September, The Band is a new musical directed by Kim Gavin and Jack Ryder. For a group of sixteen year olds in 1992, The Band were everything to them. 25 years on,… Read More

NEWS: Take That and David Pugh & Dafydd Rogers announce UK Tour of The Band

David Pugh & Dafydd Rogers and Take That have today announced that UK tour of Tim Firth’s new musical The Band featuring the music of Take That will embark on a UK tour from September.  Beginning at the Manchester Opera House on the 8th September, producers made the announcement of the UK tour on Sunday… Read More

UK Tour for The Full Monty Announced

A 2016/2017 tour of Simon Beaufoy’s The Full Monty has been announced, set to open at Bournemouth on the 21st September 2016 and finishing at the Sheffield Lyceum on the 15th April 2017.  The cast will be led by Gary Lucy, along with Joe Absolom , Andrew Dunn,  Louis Emerick, Chris Fountain and Kai Owen. Based on the… Read More