Review Round Up: The Life, Southwark Playhouse

Sharon D Clarke stars in Michael Blakemore’s production The Life, now playing at the Southwark Playhouse. But what have critics been saying about it?  Queen and Fleetwood are just trying to get by. New York has hit a moral rock bottom, and opportunity is becoming a scarcity. Queen is now selling herself to anyone with… Read More

NEWS: Full Casting Confirmed for the UK Premiere of The Life at the Southwark Playhouse

Full casting for the UK premiere of the Broadway musical the Life, playing at the Southwark Playhouse from the 25th March, has been announced.  Directed by two time Tony award winner Michael Blakemore and joining the previously announced Sharon D. Clarke and Cornell S.John, The Life will star John Addison (Jojo), David Albury (Fleetwood), Jalisa Andrews (Chichi), Matthew Caputo (Oddjob), Lawrence Carmichael (Snickers), Omari Douglas (Slick), Aisha… Read More

NEWS: Michael Blakemore to Direct UK Premiere of The Life at the Southwark Playhouse

Michael Blakemore will direct Sharon D. Clarke and Cornell S. John in a production of Cy Coleman and Ira Gasman’s musical at the Southwark Playhouse  from the 25th March until the 29th April.  Featuring a rarely hear score by composer Cy Coleman (City of Angels, Sweet Charity, Barnum), The Life exposes the darker side of life in 1980’s… Read More