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Club Tropicana – The Musical – Bradford Alhambra

Writer: Book by Michael Gyngell Music: Greg Arrowsmith Director: Samuel Holmes & Nick Winston Choreographer: Nick Winston Reviewer: Sue Collier The narrative for Club Tropicana – The Musical is very simple. Serena jilts Olly on their wedding day, and they each go on holiday to Spain, accompanied by their friends. Lo and behold, they both stay at The Club Tropicana ...

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Benidorm Live – King’s Theatre, Glasgow

Writer: Derren Litten Director: Ed Curtis Reviewer: Lauren Humphreys An admission must be made, despite being familiar with the success of Benidorm over the course of its ten series run, this reviewer has never actually seen an episode of the sun, sea and sangria soaked hit ITV comedy. However, it’s evident from the deafening applause that greets each beloved character as ...

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Benidorm Live – Theatre Royal, Plymouth

Venue: Theatre Royal Plymouth Writer: Derren Litten Director: Ed Curtis Reviewer: Kelyn Luther Having been axed after 10 years, one of ITV’s most successful sitcoms of recent years comes to the stage for a national tour – a bit of Spanish sun in the biting October weather. The secret of Benidorm’s success is that the comedy is a throwback to ...

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The Ale House – The Dome Theatre, Liverpool

Cast of The Ale House

Writers: Tony Furlong and Jimmy Power Directors: Philip Olivier and Jake Abrahams Reviewer: Jamie Gaskin The Ale House isnot so much a show about a local as a show for the locals.It is an unashamed celebration of the brash humour exaggerating a world that no longer exists and would struggle to win audiences outside Merseyside.But then are Philip Olivier and ...

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Dirty Dusting – Civic Theatre, Rotherham

Writers: Ed Waugh and Trevor Wood Director: Leah Bell Reviewer: Janet Jepson When you’re on the wrong side of seventy and your obnoxious, unsympathetic boss declares that he’s about to “get rid of the Jurassic Park shift” because he’s fed up of dinosaurs – what can you do? Is a career change on the cards, or is it out to ...

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