Top Reviews

    07/12/2022

    Aladdin – Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton

    Writer and Director: Will Brenton Shangri Fa! The land where everyone is treated equally. Well, in theory, anyway. In practice, some,…
    03/12/2022

    An Lár – Glass Mask Theatre, Dublin

    Writer: Evanne Kilgallon Director: Conor Hanratty The multi-talented Evanne Kilgallon makes her writing debut as well as starring as Dorchas…
    03/12/2022

    Dick Whittington – Theatre Royal Wakefield

    Writer: Chris Hannon Director: Rhiannon Hannon Pantomime is all about traditions – and Wakefield Theatre Royal has plenty of them…
    03/12/2022

    Yippee Ki Yay –King’s Head Theatre, London

    Writer: Richard Marsh Director: Hal Chambers Writer Richard Marsh is evidently a die-hard fan of, well, Die Hard. The 1980’s…
    03/12/2022

    GHOSTED – Another F***ing Christmas Carol – The Other Palace Studio, London

    Writers: Jon Bradfield and Martin Hooper Director: Andrew Beckett As its sweary subtitle suggests, GHOSTED is another Christmas Carol, but…
    02/12/2022

    Beauty and the Beast – King’s Theatre, Glasgow

    Writer: Alan McHugh Additional Material: Johnny Mac Director: Kathryn Rooney A tale as old as time. Sort of. We’ll get…
    02/12/2022

    Dick Whittington: The Rock ‘n’ Roll Panto – City Varieties Music Hall, Leeds

    Writer: Peter Rowe Director: Rob Salmon City Varieties Music Hall’s pantomime is off with a bang… literally. From the traditional…
    02/12/2022

    A Christmas Carol – Shakespeare North Playhouse, Prescot

    Writer: Charles Dickens  Adaptor: Nick Lane Director: Ellie Hurt  It was a cold winter’s eve in the town of Prescot,…

    Film

      06/12/2022

      The Muppet Christmas Carol in Concert – City Hall, Sheffield

      Composer: Miles Goodman Lyrics: Paul Williams Film Director: Brian Henson Original Book: Charles Dickens 30 years ago, the most magical…
      05/12/2022

      The Alleys

      Writer and Director: Bassel Ghandour Like the labyrinthine alleys in the old sector of Amman where the film is shot,…
      05/12/2022

      25 Years of UK Garage

       Directors: Terry Stone and Richard Turner The most enduring of all UK Garage tracks must be Sweet Female Attitude’s Flowers,…
      02/12/2022

      Lynch / Oz

      Writer and Director: Alexandre O. Philippe A deep dive into the influences that have shaped the work of film director…