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Nutcracker! The Musical – Pleasance Theatre, London

Music: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Book and lyrics: Nancy Holson Director: Ollie Fielding Reviewer: Stephen Bates   Tchaikovsky’s TheNutcracker is everywhere each Christmas – in opera houses, on ice and now as a musical on the fringe – but isn’t stripping it of its dance a little bit like performing Shakespeare’s Hamlet without words? When the centrepiece of the second act ...

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Giggin4Good: When You Wish Upon a Star – The Actor’s Church, London

Reviewer: John Roberts Emma Howe, Karen Howe, Hayley Guild and Shaun McCourt have taken the now over-populated Sunday night concert format in London and made it for the better, by literally raising thousands of pounds for Great Ormond Street Hospital. When You Wish Upon a Star is the sixth concert from the giggin4good team and arguably one of their best ...

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NEWS: West End stars look to Disney for Charity Concert

West End stars including Olivier Award winning Leanne Jones, Book of Mormon‘s Alexia Khadime, Julie Atherton, and Keith Jack will come together to join a wealth of up-and-coming musical theatre performers to raise money for Great Ormond Street Hospital on Sunday 18th May at 7pm at The Actors Church, Covent Garden. When You Wish Upon A Staris produced by Emma ...

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The Rocky Horror Show – Milton Keynes Theatre

Music and Lyrics: Richard O’Brien Director: Christopher Luscombe Reviewer: Maggie Constable [rating:4] Since The Rocky Horror Show was very first staged at the Royal Court Theatre in good ole 1973, it has sustained and encouraged a huge cult following, aided by the excellent film which followed in its tracks some two years later. And so here we are some 40 ...

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