Review Round Up: Side Show, Southwark Playhouse

This UK premiere of the musical that flopped twice on Broadway arrives at the Southwark Playhouse. Can it be more of a success in London?  The Guardian: *** “You couldn’t wish for better casting, and if the show still fails to move as it should, the fault lies with a repetitive book, too many songs… Read More

NEWS: Shakespeare’s Globe Announces 2017 Summer Season

The Shakespeare’s Globe has announced details of Emma Rice’s 2017 summer season titled ‘Summer of Love’.  Marking the 50th anniversary of the ‘Summer of Love’ of 1967, Emma Rice’s 2017 summer season will open on the 22nd April and will include productions of Romeo and Juliet,  Jessica Swale’s Nell Gwynn, Twelfth Night, Kneehigh’s Tristan & Yseult,… Read More

NEWS: Full Casting Announced for Side Show at Southwark Playhouse

The full casting for the Broadway musical Side Show, which will appear at the Southwark Playhouse from the 21st October, has been announced.  Directed by Hannah Chissick and joining the previously announced Louise Dearman and Laura Pitt-Pulford will be Haydn Oakley, Jay Marsh, Dominic Hodson, Christopher Howell , Lala Barlow , Oliver Marshall , David Muscat, Nuwan Hugh Perera , Agnes Pure ,… Read More

Initial Casting Announced for Side Show

First casting for the UK premiere of Broadway musical Side Show, which will open at the Southwark Playhouse in October has been confirmed.  Louise Dearman and Laura Pitt-Pulford will play conjoined twins Daisy and Violet Hilton, in the musical based on a true story about love, acceptance and celebrating the unique. The Hilton Sisters make… Read More