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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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LIZA (On an E) – Vaudeville Theatre, London

Writers: Trevor Ashley &Dean Bryant Director: Dean Bryant Reviewer: Christopher Owen [Rating:5] When simply a giggle and a look can cause a West End Theatre to erupt with laughter before a single note has been sung, you know you have a hit on your hands – and the entire team of Liza on an E certainly have that here. Led ...

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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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George Dyer At The Pheasantry – The Pheasantry, London

Reviewer: Jonathan Baz [rating:3] With a handful of professional colleagues together with a sprinkling of 3rd year students from Mountview combining to form his troupe of vocalists, George Dyer played to a packed out Pheasantry, in an evening of cabaret that comprised mainly lesser known numbers from the musical theatre canon. The show was produced by Speckulation, a company who ...

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A Winters Tale – Landor Theatre, London

Book by Nick Stimson Music &lyrics by Howard Goodall Developed &directed by Andrew Keates Reviewer : Jonathan Baz [rating:4] In his programme notes, Howard Goodall says that A Winters Tale is a play that he has long wanted to adapt and it shows. Goodall’s quintessentially English sound resonates throughout the production and the care that he has lavished on composing ...

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Momentous Musicals – New Wimbledon Theatre, London

Director: John Garfield-Roberts Reviewer: Jonathan Grant [rating:4.5] A full house at Wimbledon lent an air of great expectation to this inaugural show of musical theatre classics from innovative producers, Speckulation Entertainment. With an eye to ticket sales as well as production values, Gareth Gates topped the bill supported by leading West End talent. Rachael Wooding opened, appropriately with One Night ...

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