NEWS: Songs For a New World to be Streamed Online

Lambert Jackson Productions have announced that its online production of Jason Robert Brown’s musical will be streamed through Stream.Theatre. It has been confirmed that Séimí Campbell’s production will be made available for audiences at home to enjoy for one week only from the 21st to the 28th February. Filmed during the first lockdown last year, entirely… Read More

NEWS: The Last Five Years to Return to Southwark Playhouse

Jason Robert Brown’s musical will play at the theatre from the 1st to the 31st October. Having been forced to close early due to the pandemic, it has been announced that Jonathan O’Boyle’s production of Jason Robert Brown’s The Last Five years will return to the Southwark Playhouse. Jason Robert Brown’s Drama Desk Award winning… Read More

REVIEW: Songs for a New World, The Other Palace (Online)

Performed by a stunning cast, Lambert Jackson Productions has once again highlighted a powerful and beautiful piece of musical theatre. Filled with a diverse range of songs and musical styles, there is plenty to be enjoyed in watching this rarely performed show Songs For A New World – that is consistently captivating to watch in… Read More

REVIEW: The Last Five Years, The Other Palace (Online)

By turns joyful and heartbreaking, this virtual performance of Jason Robert Brown’s musical is a wonderful way to present it. It has to be said that sometimes theatre is at its best when it is delivered in a simple and straightforward way – which is certainly the case for this wonderful virtual performance of Jason… Read More

NEWS: Lambert Jackson Productions Announce Virtual Performance of The Last Five Years

Lambert Jackson Productions have released details of a virtual production of Jason Robert Brown’s musical to be streamed for three nights in June. It has been confirmed that Lambert Jackson Productions in association with The Other Palace,will present a virtual production of The Last Five Years. The production, set to star Lauren Samuels as Cathy… Read More

NEWS: Composers Invited to Write ‘A Song of Our Time’

It was announced today that composers are being asked to write ‘A Song of Our Time’ – an original song to be recorded by West End stars and a huge virtual choir with all proceeds going to Acting For Others. This new initiative created by theatre producer Danielle Tarento and actor and producer Paul Wilkins… Read More

Review Round Up: The Last Five Years, Southwark Playhuse

We round up the reviews for Jonathan O’Boyle’s production of Jason Robert Brown’s musical at the Southwark Playhouse. WhatsOnStage: ***** “This staging adds so much more to the musical than ordinarily, and O’Boyle’s choices enable him to mine Brown’s lyrics and come up with gold.” The Stage: ***** “O’Boyle is forensic in the way he… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for The Last Five Years at Southwark Playhouse

Jonathan O’Boyle’s production will play at the Southwark Playhouse from the 28th February. Casting has been announced for Jonathan O’Boyle’s production of Jason Robert Brown’s musical The Last Five Years. The cast includes Molly Lynch as Cathy and Oli Higginson as Jamie. Molly Lynch’s previous stage credits include: Just So (The Barn Theatre, Cirencester), Sunset Boulevard (UK tour), Carousel and Sweeney… Read More

REVIEW: The Bridges of Madison County, Menier Chocolate Factory

Jenna Russell’s stunning performance combined with Trevor Nunn’s delicately understated production captures the soul of the story perfectly. Quiet and understated, this is a musical and story that subtly makes an impact on you with its gentle examination of what it is like to not have your life go quite the way you planned through… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals…. The Bridges of Madison County, Menier Chocolate Factory

The musical will open for previews at the Menier Chocolate Factory on the 13th July. Directed by Trevor Nunn, who recently directed Fiddler on the Roof which played at the Menier Theatre last year, the musical is based on on Robert James Waller’s 1992 novel, which was also transformed into the 1995 film starring Clint… Read More