Category: Musicals

All those fantastic musicals I have seen

‘The Name on Everybody’s Lips is Gunna Be…’ Chicago, Orchard Theatre, Dartford. 19.04.2022

Guest Reviewer Harriette Douglas took a trip to the Orchard for this weeks current run! Tonight’s treat was a trip down to the Orchard Theatre in Dartford to see Chicago, and oh my, isn’t it grand! I was really looking forward to this one; Chicago is one of my favourites, but it’d been about ten years since I’d seen it… Read more →

‘Your Timeless to Me…’ – Hairspray, Orchard Theatre, 21.03.2022.

Guest Rose Reviewer Lola Inge, took to Dartford to catch the current UK Tour of Hairspray at the Orchard Theatre. Hairspray tells the story of Tracy Turnblad, a big girl with bigger hair, and an even bigger dream! Living in Baltimore 1962 we watch her dance her way onto the ‘Corny Collins Show’ which is on national TV. Winning the hearts… Read more →

‘Treguna Mekoides Trecorum Satis Dee’ Bedknobs and Broomsticks, Orchard Theatre, Dartford. 25.11.2021

When I heard that this brand new musical was coming out on tour, but also that it was coming to a theatre close to me I was so excited. Being a personal favourite of the Disney industry, Bedknobs and Broomsticks flew to the stage perfectly! Based on the iconic 1971 Disney movie of the same name, Bedknobs and Broomsticks tells… Read more →