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Knights of the Rose – Arts Theatre, London

Creator: Jennifer Marsden Director and choreographer: Racky Plews Reviewer: Stephen Bates Perhaps it is inevitable that Game of Thrones: The Musical, will hit our stages one day, but, in the meantime, we have to make do with this fusion of classic rock anthems and a tale of heroism, bloodletting and tepid romance, set in a medieval kingdom where knights brandish ...

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I Wish My Life Were Like a Musical – Live at Zedel, London

Composer: Alexander Bermange Director: Paul Foster Reviewer: Maryam Philpott There’s nothing more exciting than a night at the theatre; whether you go all the time or once in a while, as the curtain rises we love to lose ourselves in completely new worlds. But sometimes the backstage world of diva tantrums, understudy sabotage and cruel directors can be just as ...

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Inside COMPANY – Tech Week

Writing an exclusive blog for The Reviews Hub, actor Arun Blair-Mangat will take us over the next few weeks behind the scenes at the brand new production of Stephen Sondheim’s COMPANY which is currently running at Aberdeen Arts Centre until 10th February. Tech week is upon us. We’ve all arrived up in Aberdeen and we’re at the theatre. This is the moment ...

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Company – Aberdeen Arts Centre, Aberdeen

Book: George Furth Music & Lyrics: Stephen Sondheim Director: Derek Anderson Musical Director: Nick Barstow Designer: Nick Corrall Reviewer: Duncan Harley If you are a big fan of Sondheim then this production of Company at Aberdeen Arts Centre is a must. If you are a big fan of the less radical and traditional Broadway style musical, then take a great ...

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BLOG: Inside COMPANY – The Beginning.

Writing an exclusive blog for The Reviews Hub, actor Arun Blair-Mangat will take us over the next few weeks behind the scenes at the brand new production of Stephen Sondheim's COMPANY which opens at Aberdeen Arts Centre from the 1st - 10th February. Mounting a brand new production of Stephen Sondheim’s COMPANY in three weeks….should be a piece of cake, right? After spending ...

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Cats The Musical – Milton Keynes Theatre

Lyrics based on the book by T S Eliot Music: Andrew Lloyd Webber Director: Marina Stevenson Reviewer:Maggie Constable [rating:4] Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cats The Musical, on at Milton Keynes this week, is based on the poet T S Eliot’s Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats. It is one of the longest running shows, having first played to London audiences in ...

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CATS – The Mayflower, Southampton

Composer: Andrew Lloyd Webber Director: Trevor Nunn Associate Director/Choreographer: Gillian Lynne Reviewer: Kerri Peck [Rating:4] The Mayflower theatre in Southampton urges us not to miss CATS, Andrew Lloyd-Webber's extraordinary record-breaking, smash-hit musical as it returns for two weeks only. CATS began life when Andrew Lloyd Webber was looking for a new challenge in the late 70s. He used a favourite ...

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