A SENTIMENTAL JOURNEY: The Story of Doris Day To 4 April.

London.

A SENTIMENTAL JOURNEY: The Story of Doris Day
by Adam Rolston.

Wilton’s Music Hal, Graces Alley off Ensign Stree, Tower Hill E1 8JB To 4 April 2010.
Tue-Sat 7:30pm. Mat Sat, Sun 2:30pm.
Runs 2hr 20min One interval.

TICKETS: 020 7702 2789.
Review: Geoff Ambler 12th March 2010.

Hints of past greatness, lacks drama

Wilton’s Music Hall is a short walk from Tower Hill, a hidden piece of London, all old wood and creaks and history. In this setting, the story of one of Hollywood’s biggest stars of the 50’s and 60’s is told with plenty of song, a little dance and occasional laughs.

Coming from a broken home Doris Kappelhoff’s transformation into Doris Day, movie star and superstar, now feels unremarkable. Time may have normalised her rise from a singer in bands with relationships and marriages to

2010-03-14 23:53:28

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