Review: Mamma Mia! at Blackpool Opera House (The …

Money, money, money… there is nothing funny about the impact of this big show that’s just landed in Blackpool. The arrival of Mamma Mia’s international…

Review: Lord of the dance; dangerous games at …

The euphoric musical moment that saw Michael Flatley tap his way to fame at the Eurovision Song Contest has created a unstoppable phenomenon that showcases the…

Review: Billy Elliot the musical at Victoria Palace, …

  It is rarely I come out of a musical and know I could quite happily sit down and watch it all again right away.…

Theatre review: The Full Monty at Manchester Opera …

  If you were to create a play from a recipe it must include a number of ingredients – a story, compelling characters, moments of…

Review: The Producers, Palace Theatre, Manchester

You know there is something special afoot when a theatre audience is as chock-full of celebrities as the stage in front of you. Of course,…

Review: Dial M for Murder, The Opera House, …

  In these days of intensely complicated sets, multi-million pound gimmicks and ingenious stage management it is refreshing to attend a play that is just…

Theatre review: Thriller Live, Manchester Opera House

  When music legend Michael Jackson died, aged 50, Thriller Live was playing at the Opera House, Manchester. That was June 2009 and now almost…