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Grease – The Playhouse,  Edinburgh

The T-Birds

Book, Music and Lyrics: Jim Jacobs Director: David Gilmor Reviewer: Tom Ralphs For an audience wanting to hear the Grease soundtrack performed live, Grease offers all you could want. For an audience wanting a musical that stands in its own right, Grease will leave you disappointed. While it was a stage show before it was a movie, the version of ...

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Grease – The Regent Theatre, Stoke-on-Trent

Book, Music & Lyrics: Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey Additional songs: Barry Gibb, John Farrer, Louis St Louis and Scott Simon Director: David Gilmore Reviewer: Taylor Simmons Grease, the smash hit musical based in the heydey of rock ‘n’ roll, has been a phenomenal success since it burst on to the scene in the 1970s.  Although famous from its 1978 ...

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That’s Entertainment – Orchard Theatre, Dartford

Director and Choreographer: Emma Rogers Musical Director: Kurt Kansley Reviewer: Dan English   In a show that boasts a million sequins, it is hard not to be impressed by the glitz and the glamour in That's Entertainment, the song and dance show that makes its Dartford stop on its UK Tour. The production is a romp with the musical theatre ...

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That’s Entertainment – Opera House, Manchester

Director: Emma Rogers Reviewer: Iain Sykes Showbiz back in the 40’s and 50’s really was a different world. A world of glamour, glitz, fantasy and huge Hollywood stars on the big screen. Thank goodness that for those of us who are far too young to remember, and a considerable part of the audience who want to relive it, shows like ...

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