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Singin’ in the Rain – The New Vic – Newcastle under Lyme.

Actor-Musician production of Singing' in the Rain directed by Elizabeth Newman

Book: Betty Comden &Adolph Green Music: Nacio Herb Brown Lyrics: Arthur Freed Director: Elizabeth Newman Reviewer: Carol Lovatt The New Vic’s latest co-production with Bolton’s Octagon Theatre of Singin’ in the Rain is a show not to be missed. Full of memorable songs written by Nacio Herb Brown and Arthur Freed, laugh-out-loud antics, clever choreography plus heaps of love and ...

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Singin’ in the Rain – Octagon Theatre, Bolton

Actor-Musician production of Singing' in the Rain directed by Elizabeth Newman

Book: Betty Comden &Adolph Green Music: Nacio Herb Brown Lyrics: Arthur Freed Director: Elizabeth Newman Reviewer: May Mellstrom Summer may technically have arrived but it looks to be a wet month at the Octagon as they bring classic movie musical Singin' in the Rain to the stage in a production which should make a deserved splash in Bolton. Although a ...

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Singin’ in the Rain – Salisbury Playhouse, Salisbury

Actor-Musician production of Singing' in the Rain directed by Elizabeth Newman

Music: Nacho Herb Brown. Lyrics:Arthur Freed, Book:Betty Comden and Adolpho Green Director:Elizabeth Newman Reviewer: Sharon MacDonald-Armitage There is always a mix of excitement and trepidation when a production ofSingin’ in the Rainis announced. Excitement at seeing one of Hollywood’s Golden Era musicals and trepidation in wonderingif the production will ensure the first few rows of audience members will get slightly ...

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Singin’ in the Rain – Upstairs at the Gatehouse, London

Writers: Betty Comden and Adolph Green Music/Lyrics: Nacio Herb Brown and Arthur Freed Director: John Plews Reviewer: Stephen Bates   Stage productions of this classic 1951 MGM musical seem to come round almost as regularly as rainy summers, yet all of them must have to face up to the same conundrum - how can you top something when a definitive ...

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Singin’ in the Rain – Mayflower Theatre, Southampton

Writers: Betty Comden and Adolph Green Director: Jonathan Church Music &Lyrics: Nacio Herb Brown and Arthur Freed Reviewer: Rosanna Sloan First performed at Chichester Festival Theatre, Singin' in the Rain had a 15 month run at London's Palace Theatre before touring the UK- and brining the rain with it. Adapted from the film of the same name, Singin' in the ...

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WHAT’S HOT: Week beginning 15th September 2014

History and choice seem to be the running themes through this weeks What's Hot choices. With plenty of theatre happening up and down the country we would love to know what you thought if you go and see any of these productions. Likewise if you think we have missed something off the list then again let us know in the ...

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Singin’ in the Rain – Alhambra Theatre, Bradford

Book: Betty Comden &Adolf Green Music: Nacio Herb Brown &Arthur Freed Choreographer: Andrew Wright Director: Jonathan Church Reviewer: Holly Spanner When the American musical comedy film Singin’ in the Rain starring Gene Kelly, Debbie Reynolds and Donald O’Connor, was first released in 1952, it was only a modest hit. Since then however, its popularity has risen to extraordinary heights, and ...

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Singin’ In The Rain – Empire Theatre, Liverpool

Book: Betty Comden and Adolph Green Music: Nacia Herb Brown and Arthur Freed Direction: Jonathan Church Reviewer: John Roberts Having already won the crowds and critics with acclaimed runs at the Chichester Festival Theatre, The Palace Theatre in London’s West End and around the UK, Jonathan Church’s extravagantly elegant production of the classic MGM musical Singin’ in the Rain comes ...

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