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Fat Friends – Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield

Writer and Director: Kay Mellor Composer: Nick Lloyd Webber Reviewer: Ruth Jepson Loosely based on the tv show of the same name which ran from 2000 to 2005, Fat Friends has a clear target audience in the middle-aged women attending at Sheffield's opening night, and if the knowing laughs and whispered comments are anything to judge by, many of whom ...

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Momentous Musicals – New Wimbledon Theatre, London

Director: John Garfield-Roberts Musical Director: George Dyer Reviewer: Lucy Thackray [rating:4] Momentous Musicals is, as the title suggests, a concert of favourite show tunes. Set to tour around four UK locations, the show has Pop Idol's Gareth Gates smiling smugly down from the posters, but don't let that put you off - a closer glance at the billing reveals Phantom ...

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CD REVIEW: Momentous Musicals

Reviewer: LucyThackray [rating:4] Momentous Musicals was a one-off event in July 2012 which brought together musical theatre stars Gareth Gates, Rachael Wooding, Emma Williams and Jonathan Ansell at the New Wimbledon Theatre for an explosive night of 'songs from the shows'. This live recording fizzes with energy as Wooding kicks off with One Night Only from Dreamgirls (made most famous ...

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NEWS: Casting complete for UK Tour of Momentous Musicals

Following our previous news story about the UK tour of Momentous Musicals starring Gareth Gates and Rachael Wooding. Today Speckulation Entertainment have released the rest of this year’s line up for the “Sophisticated homage” to Musical Theatre. Joining the cast will be the award winning, record breaking John Owen-Jones (Phantom of the Opera, Les Miserablés) and Ex West End Elphaba ...

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NEWS: Momentous Musicals set for UK Tour

Following its sell out and critically acclaimed world premiere at the New Wimbledon Theatre in July 2012, (read our review here) Momentous Musicals staring Gareth Gates and Rachael Wooding will tour the UK for four dates in July this year. The musical concert which celebrates the biggest and best of musical theatre will open with a brand new show at ...

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Richard Beadle: Songs – St James Studio, London

Reviewer: Ian Foster [rating:4] Nestled in the basement of the newly-built St James Theatre in Victoria is a studio with an ambitiously varied programme of events that runs throughout the week but at weekends, it turns into a cabaret space hosting a range of singers from the world of musical theatre and beyond. And this Sunday saw the turn of ...

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The IDolls – Live at the Hippodrome, London Hippodrome

Reviewer: Ian Foster [rating:4] Since they were cast together as the divas in the musical of Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Portia Emare, Emma Lindars and Charlotte Riby have now harnessed their considerable talents to form The IDolls, a musical trio who’ve built up quite a reputation for themselves with their powerhouse vocals. Their repertoire may have been born out ...

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