Home / Tag Archives: David Burt

Tag Archives: David Burt

The Buskers Opera – Park Theatre, London

Writer/ Composer: Dougal Irvine Choreographer: Lucie Pankhurst Director: Lotte Wakeham Reviewer: Daniel Perks   On a day when Londoners were out in force to vote in the latest set of Mayoral elections, The Buskers Opera presented anti-capitalist verses to the world on what can only be assumed as a deliberate choice of date. The latest creation of composer/ lyricist/ writer ...

Read More »

A Christmas Carol – Middle Temple Hall, London

Christ Courtenay and David Burt in Antic Disposition's A Christmas Carol

  Book and Lyrics: Ben Horslen and John Risebero Music: Christopher Peake Director: Ben Horslen and John Risebero Reviewer: Maryam Philpott   A Christmas Carol is probably the second most famous Christmas story – behind a slightly more influential tale about a baby, three wise men and a stable – and the reason that it has lasted so long is ...

Read More »

NEWS: West End stars join From Page to Stage 2014

Aria Entertainment is delighted to announce first casting today for the second annual From Page To Stage Festival, a season of new musical theatre at the Landor Theatre from Monday 10 February to Sunday 9 March 2014. Full casting is now confirmed for the Season’s three showcase readings of Merman’s Apprentice, Claus The Musical and The Return of the Soldier, ...

Read More »

Kiss Me, Kate – Chichester Festival Theatre, Chichester

Music and lyrics: Cole Porter Book: Sam and Bella Spewack Director: Trevor Nunn Reviewer: Ian Foster [rating:4] So confident in their run of successful summer musicals is Chichester Festival Theatre that the transfer for Kiss Me, Kate (it will play at co-producers London's Old Vic from20th Novemberto 2nd March) was announced before it had even opened at its native theatre. ...

Read More »