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Lennon: Through A Glass Onion – Charter Theatre, Preston

Lennon: Through A Glass Onion

Writer/ Director: John Waters Reviewer: Marie Smith   Following its Off Broadway New York Success, this celebration of the genius and music of John Lennon comes to Preston. Part concert, part biography and part monologue, Liverpool's Daniel Taylor reveals the essence of the life and sheer talent of one of the world’s most treasured and well-loved icons, John Lennon. This ...

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Let it Be – Theatre Royal Plymouth

Cast of Let It Be Tour 2016

Creative Supervisor: Keith Strachan Sound Designer: Mike Whyte Musical Director: John Maher Reviewer: Karen Bussell Tracking the changing sounds and fashions from The Cavern through hallucinogenic halcyon days to Abbey Road, Let It Be encapsulates – for a couple of hours at least – what itmight have been like to have been there at the rise of Liverpool'sfavourite sons. If ...

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The Bootleg Beatles – Symphony Hall, Birmingham

Reviewer: Selwyn Knight Were he to be alive today, James Whitcomb Riley would be very confused; to paraphrase his famous test, ‘If it looks like The Beatles, moves like The Beatles and sounds like The Beatles, then it probably is The Beatles’. The Bootleg Beatles score on all counts. It seems an oversimplification to call The Bootleg Beatles a tribute ...

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Joe Brown – Opera House, York

Reviewer: Sue Collier [rating: 4.5] Joe Brown gives his audience a wonderful evening’s entertainment. Given the length of his career it’s true to say that while having an anticipated audience of long-standing fans it is pleasantly surprising to see a range of younger audience members, thus proving Brown’s appeal across a range of generations. On entering the theatre a jovial ...

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The Hollies – Royal Hall, Harrogate

Reviewer: Ray Taylor [rating:5] The Hollies kick off their two- month nationwide tour in the ornate, spacious and gilt-edged surroundings of Harrogate’s Royal Hall – and they treat a sell-out full house of adoring fans to a gilt-edged performance. The Hollies are a British institution with a distinctive hallmark sound that has not wavered during their fifty years of recording ...

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