4.0★ ★ ★ ★
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Half A Sixpence

I know I’m always banging on about structure, and what happens when you get it wrong in a musical, but there’s a reason for that, and Half A Sixpence ...
2.0★ ★
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Side Show

Bernard Pomerance’s 1977 play, The Elephant Man, detailing Joseph Merrick’s wish to be treated as a ‘normal’ member of society, after being discovered...
5.0★ ★ ★ ★ ★
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Apocalypse Cruise Ship Love Affair

Apocalypse Cruise Ship Love Affair is absurd, puerile, vulgar, and utterly, utterly brilliant. I came out of the tiny Above the Arts theatre space ...
3.0★ ★ ★
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Musical of the Year

Musical of the Year, the show currently playing at The Lost Theatre on Wandsworth Road, is a rough re-telling of Victor Hugo's 1831 novel The Hunchbac...
Wonderful Town Ye Olde Rose & Crown Theatre
4.0★ ★ ★ ★
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Wonderful Town

There are some shows which just don’t really work, but have great scores. Paint your Wagon and Candide are two that come immediately to mind. Altho...
Floyd Collins Wilton's Music Hall
2.0★ ★
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Floyd Collins

I’d forgotten just how tedious the first act of Floyd Collins actually is. That’s not to say that this is a bad production. Far from it. Jonathan Butt...
Jesus Christ Superstar at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
5.0★ ★ ★ ★ ★
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Jesus Christ Superstar

It’s forty-four years since Jesus Christ Superstar opened at The Palace Theatre, forty-five since its 1971 Broadway opening. Based on Andrew Lloyd Web...
Savage at the Arts Theatre
4.0★ ★ ★ ★
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Savage

As I sit here writing this review there is a leadership election being undertaken in the UK for someone to take David Cameron’s place as head of The C...