An excellent production of a flawed show
A delightful, thoughtful and very moving original musical
Touring I’d Be Lost Without It by Wet Picnic 4**** Stratford Circus Arts Centre (Short walk from Stratford Circus) 1 hour, no interval Veronica Stein, 19th March, 2018 Discomforting comfort in a wild ride
Nottingham/Touring. DR JEKYLL AND MR HYDE: David Edgar. Theatre Royal: Tkts 0115 989 5555 www.royalcentre-nottingham.co.uk. 3*** Runs: 2h 20m: one interval: till 15th October. Performance times: 7.30pm, (Matinees 2.00pm Weds and 2.30pm Sat). Review: Alan Geary: 20th March 2018. Not without its problems. But watchable.
Nottingham/Touring. THIS HOUSE: James Graham. 4Stars**** Theatre Royal: Tkts 0115 989 5555 www.royalcentre-nottingham.co.uk. Runs: 2h 50m: one interval: till 14th April. Performance times: 7.30pm, (Matinees 2.00pm Weds and 2.30pm Sat). Review: Alan Geary: 10th April 2018. A brilliant production.
EXETER & TOURING THE NORTHCOTT THEATRE – TILL 12 MAY A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM by William Shakespeare 4**** RUNNING TIME – 2HOURS 10 MINUTES – NO INTERVAL Northcott Box Office – 01392 726363 www.exeternorthcott.co.uk REVIEW: CORMAC RICHARDS – 8 MAY 2018 MIDSUMMER MADNESS – ONE CRAZY NIGHT!
London DUET FOR ONE by Tom Kempinski. 4**** Richmond Theatre, Little Green, Richmond TW9 1QT until 28 October 2017. Touring – King’s Theatre, Edinburgh from 30 October; Malvern Festival Theatre from 6 November; Chichester Festival Theatre from 13 November. Mon-Sat 7.30pm. Mat Wed & Sat 2.30pmn/ Runs 2 hr One interval. TICKETS: www.atgtickets.com Review: William Russell 23 October. Not the Jacqueline du Pres story
London Woman Before a Glass by Lanie Robertson 4*** Jermyn Street Theatre (Quick walk from Piccadilly Circus tube station) until 3rd February http://www.jermynstreettheatre.co.uk/show/woman-before-a-glass/ 90 Minutes, no interval Veronica Stein, January 19th, 2018 Striking a delicate balance
Birmingham and Touring LA CAGE AUX FOLLES (Credits below) 4 Star**** Birmingham Hippodrome to 20 May Tour into August (see below) Runs: 2h 45m, one interval Tickets (Hippodrome): 0844 338 5000 Info: www.birminghamhippodrome.com Tour Dates and Tickets (Touring into August, additional dates may be added) www.kenwright.com/microsite/la-cage-aux-folles/#home Revie: Rod Dungate 16 May 2017, Birmingham Hippodrome @Rod_Dungate @ReviewsGate Life can be glamorous when it's a drag
Reviewed on ReviewsGate when it opened in Leicester, our reviewer, Graham Clark, catches up with it on tour. It eqarns another 5***** Bradford, The Alhambra Theatre Sunset Boulevard Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber Book and Lyrics by Don Black and Christopher Hampton 5***** Running time 2hours 35 minutes including a 15 minute interval. Runs until Saturday 10 February 2018 and Touring www.bradford-theatres.co.uk Telephone 01274 432000 Review Graham Clark 06 02 18 A real gem of a show