Category: Musicals

All those fantastic musicals I have seen

‘Summer Heat, Boy and Girl Meet But, uh oh, Those Summer Nights!’ Grease, Churchill Theatre, Bromley, 09.11.2019

It was back to the Churchill for tonight’s press night of the current 2019 UK tour of Grease the Musical. The last time that I had viewed this production was 2017, which sadly didn’t meet expectations so I was looking forward to seeing what this current production had in store! Grease is the 50s musical classic, it tells the tale of… Read more →

‘There’s a Light…Over at the Frankenstein’s Place…’ – The Rocky Horror Show, Orchard Theatre, 23.09.2019

The Rocky Horror Show is a musical comedy with music, lyrics and book written by the mastermind of Richard O’Brien. It tells the story of a newly engaged couple Brad and Janet, who get caught in a storm and end up coming to the home of a mad transvestite scientist, Dr Frank-N-further. When taking in they witness the unveiling of… Read more →

‘Oh, You Can Colour My World with Sunshine Yellow Each Day!’ Priscilla Queen of the Desert the Musical, Orchard Theatre, Dartford. 10.09.2019

After a quiet summer, I was looking forward to heading back to the Orchard theatre especially as it has just completed its brand new refurbishment – which I can say is excellent, slick, and with comfy new seats whats not to like? I was very much looking forward to tonights viewing, being a huge fan of drag I was not… Read more →

‘Cause, I’m Gunna be the One!’ Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, Apollo Theatre, London, 15.05.2019

It was my lucky day, as although this was always going to be my evening choice whether I succeeded in winning the lottery after months of trying and whilst enjoying a great matinee I had finally won the TodayTix Front Row Lottery for Everybody’s Talking About Jamie!  Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, inspired by the 2011 BBC Three documentary Jamie: Drag Queen… Read more →

‘Welcome to a Show About Death!’ – Beetlejuice the Muscial, Winter Garden Theatre, New York City. 09.04.2019

A planned holiday to visit friends in Washington D.C, what better way to end an already amazing holiday then to end up win the city that doesn’t sleep? New York City! We had very little planned for when we arrived, but one thing we did have booked was of course a Broadway show! Now, I wanted to make sure it… Read more →

‘Darling, Give me a Head With Hair, Long Beautiful Hair…’ Hair the Musical, Orchard Theatre, Dartford. 13.05.2019

Last night I was back at the Orchard Theatre, after some time apart – what a show to kick start my viewings once more!! Having received excellent reviews from its past productions in Manchester and London, I was excited to see what Hair the Musical had in store! Now, I have the original recording of this musical on Vinyl and shameful to… Read more →

‘I See You Shiver with Antici…’ Rocky Horror Show, Churchill Theatre, Bromley. 15.04.2019

Having been a huge fan of this cult classic, I was ecstatic to hear it would be embarking on another UK/World tour – I would finally get to see Rocky Horror Show live as it should be. It was opening night at the Churchill Theatre, Bromley and the audience were truly buzzing. The Rocky Horror Show is a musical comedy with music,… Read more →