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The Barricade Boys – The Brindley Theatre, Runcorn

Reviewer: John Roberts Formed just over three years ago by Les Mis alumni Scott Garnham and Simon Schofield, The Barricade Boys are currently embarking on their first major UK & US tour. The premise is simple, take four male performers who have all at one point in their career performed in Les Misérables (the cast rotates depending on who is available), and ...

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The Barricade Boys – Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Reviewer: Scott Matthewman As selection criteria for picking members of a musical theatre four-piece go, having once been in Les Misérables is one of the least restrictive, thanks to the musical’s longevity, cast size, and various touring company and concert productions. However, it has given performer-producers Scott Garnham and Simon Schofield a strong brand with which to tour. After a Christmas residency ...

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That’s Entertainment – Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Thats Entertainment cast

Director and Choreographer: Emma Rogers Reviewer: Scott Matthewman Anybody watching an ITV talent show will, at some point, have heard Simon Cowell or any one of the other interchangeable judges decry some performance as “a bit cruise ship”. Quite apart from the suspicion that none of those judges have ever set foot on a cruise ship, let alone made the ...

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That’s Entertainment – New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham

Thats Entertainment cast

Director and Choreographer: Emma Rogers Reviewer: Clare White That’s Entertainment is billed as a song and dance extravaganza, showcasing some of Hollywood’s greatest stage and screen hits from the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s. From the producers of Puttin’ on the Ritz, it is a dazzling production full of energy, glitz and glamour, featuring timeless tunes by legendary composers including Rodgers ...

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That’s Entertainment – Orchard Theatre, Dartford

Director and Choreographer: Emma Rogers Musical Director: Kurt Kansley Reviewer: Dan English   In a show that boasts a million sequins, it is hard not to be impressed by the glitz and the glamour in That’s Entertainment, the song and dance show that makes its Dartford stop on its UK Tour. The production is a romp with the musical theatre ...

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That’s Entertainment – Opera House, Manchester

Director: Emma Rogers Reviewer: Iain Sykes Showbiz back in the 40’s and 50’s really was a different world. A world of glamour, glitz, fantasy and huge Hollywood stars on the big screen. Thank goodness that for those of us who are far too young to remember, and a considerable part of the audience who want to relive it, shows like ...

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New Jersey Nights – Hall For Cornwall, Truro

The Jersey Boys

Director: Emma Rogers Choreographer: Emma Rogers Reviewer: Jess Rowe Celebrating the hits of the 60s music sensations Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, New Jersey Nights takes us on an uplifting night of nostalgia within a party atmosphere. With the smash hit musical Jersey Boys soaring across the West End and Broadway scene, the band’s music does not feel dated ...

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Puttin’ On The Ritz – Hall For Cornwall, Truro

Director: Emma Rogers Choreographer: Emma Rogers Reviewer: Jess Rowe The cabaret-style song and dance extravaganza Puttin’ On The Ritz brings a fresh air of glitz, glamour and show business to the Hall For Cornwall stage. Inspired by the great musical theatre composers of 1920s America, the show creates a form of nostalgia that audiences are grateful to be reminded of. ...

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