Last year I saw over 70 pieces of theatre, a mixture between Musicals, Plays and Operas. (Mostly Musicals) I got thinking about what actually makes a good Musical in my opinion? I have had quite a long time thinking about it as we are in lockdown. A strong Book (The book is a name for … Continue reading What Makes A Good Musical?
I FINALLY GOT A TICKET! This was a last minute trip to see Harry Potter and The Cursed Child in London at the stunning Palace Theatre. It is split into two parts so you watch part one in the afternoon and then part two in the evening so it is a magical two-show day! The … Continue reading How To Get Cheap Tickets To See Harry Potter and The Cursed Child!
A casting announcement from one of my favourite theatres, The Royal Exchange! The Royal Exchange Theatre is thrilled to announce the cast for their summer production of Tennessee Williams’ autobiographical classic THE GLASS MENAGERIE. Award-winning director Atri Banerjee has assembled a stunning cast giving a fresh perspective to this iconic memory play. Geraldine Somerville takes on the role of Amanda Wingfield having … Continue reading The Glass Menagerie Casting
This year has been brilliant! I have seen 71 shows from regional venues to Londons vibrant West End to my first Broadway shows. They're not in order at all: Follies- This show is rarely done because of its huge cast and orchestra requirements. But it is a stunning show, I saw it 3 times at … Continue reading My Favourite Shows Of 2019
I am so excited for this to come to one of my favourite theatres. How are they going to do this very classical musical in the round! They always astonish me with their genius staging... You really don't want to miss this! The exuberance, grit and glamour of Burlesque finds a home in the Exchange’s … Continue reading Gypsy At The Royal Exchange
There are so many types of shows now in London and it can be daunting to choose as a lot are expensive. I will be focusing on families because these ticket prices add up to a big amount of money when there are more than 2 people. These are in no particular order but I … Continue reading What to see in London- Summer 2019
Its another great announcement for the exciting upcoming shows at the Royal Exchange! The Royal Exchange is in the heart of Manchester and it is such a great theatre that is worth visiting. Prices at the Exchange are normally very reasonable. There are always £20 seats at the top and the concessions for young people … Continue reading Royal Exchange Theatre Autumn Winter 2019 Season
In this blog I will be talking about my weekends in London and how I like to book tickets, hotels etc.. Trains-I make sure I pick a suitable time to get into London! For me I like to get a 9:00 train from Manchester and it gets me in at around 11:00. Perfect timing to … Continue reading My Typical London Theatre Weekends
I went to the National Theatre to watch Follies for the final time and whilst I was down in London I went on the brilliant After Lights Down Tour. So this tour is aimed at people who have already seen Follies at the National Theatre as it goes in depth of the shows design and … Continue reading Follies After Lights Down Tour
One of my favourite theatres, The Royal Exchange Theatre is thrilled to announce that their current sold out run of WEST SIDE STORY will return to the stage in 2020 due to unprecedented popular demand. Recognised as one of the world’s most iconic musicals, tickets for Sarah Frankcom’s reimagining of this Broadway classic, with new … Continue reading West Side Story 2020 Encore Info