Blog posts

White Christmas (2022 tour)

Following a successful West End engagement at the Dominion back in 2019, Nikolai Foster’s staging of White Christmas has been taken on the road for the 2022 festive season. Directed this time by Ian Talbot, the production has visited Truro, Nottingham & Sunderland, before closing its run at Liverpool’s Empire Theatre with a month-long stint. […]

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The Gunpowder Plot

“Remember, remember the second of December…” Hang on, that’s not quite right! But, thanks to new immersive experience The Gunpowder Plot, it’s now possible to commit 17th century treason (or spy on the conspirators) at any time of year. Head down to Tower Vaults – just across from the infamous Tower of London – and […]

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We Were Promised Honey!

If you’re looking for a show with a happy ending, We Were Promised Honey! makes it clear from the outset that this isn’t something they’re going to provide. The audience will get to see into their future – from the immediate (a standing ovation seconds after the show) to the very distant (a romantic reunion in […]

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Misc. Mini-Reviews: Peaky Blinders / The Hamlet Voyage / An Intervention + Wagatha Christie preview

This might need some explanation… From the relative lack of posts over the past few months, you’ll have realised that I’ve not got back to pre-pandemic levels of commitment & motivation; I’m still going to see quite a lot of things, but I’ve been less inclined to write about them. Between the excessive heat, my […]

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