The Mousetrap | National Tour | Review

The Mousetrap Theatre Royal Brighton until Saturday 29th October Directors: Ian Talbot and Denise Silvey How do you begin to review the longest running play in the world? Spanning a staggering 70 years of continuous production until Covid struck in Read More …

Life of Pi | Wyndham’s Theatre | Review

Life of Pi Wyndhams Theatre How many accolades can one story have? Yann Martel‘s novel first won the Man Booker Prize, was adapted for the big screen in 2012 winning four Oscars. Then at last year’s Olivier Awards ceremony, Lolita Read More …

The Narcissist | Minerva Theatre, Chichester | Review

The Narcissist The Minerva Theatre, Chichester Written by Christopher ShinnDirected by Josh Seymour 26 August – 24 September 2022 This long anticipated play from American playwright Christopher Shinn should have come to the stage in 2020, delayed until now due Read More …

Life of Pi | Wyndhams Theatre | Review

Life of Pi Wyndhams Theatre Life of Pi is a Canadian philosophical novel by Yann Martel published in 2001. The protagonist is Piscine Molitor “Pi” Patel, an Indian boy from Pondicherry who explores issues of spirituality and metaphysics from an Read More …

Work in Progress – The Sugarcoated Sisters | Review

Work in Progress The Sugarcoated SistersBrighton The Sugarcoated Sisters are an award-winning musical comedy duo and real-life siblings from Hertfordshire. Chloe is the blonde, Tabby is the brunette or as they describe themselves during the show, Chloe is the pretty Read More …

Crazy For You | Chichester Festival Theatre | Review

Crazy for You Chichester Festival Theatre July 11th – September 4th 2022 Nothing short of spectacular!  This feel good romantic musical comedy, celebrating the 30th anniversary of its New York debut, is now commanding standing ovations night after night at Read More …

Wuthering Heights | Tour | Review

Wuthering HeightsTheatre Royal, Brighton Tuesday 17th May 2022 As a massive fan of David Bowie, even I will agree that occasionally his dazzling career went off track and there are one or two albums that leave me cold – that Read More …

Our Generation | Minerva Theatre | Review

Our Generation Minerva Theatre, Chichester A co production with the National Theatre kick starts the 2022 season at the Minerva.  Our Generation, directed by Chichester Festival Theatre Artistic Director Daniel Evans, is a new play by Alecky Blythe (founder of Read More …

School of Rock | Tour | Review

School of Rock Congress Theatre Eastbourne 12/4/2022 I usually enjoy writing the occasional pun or witty remark when opening my reviews, however on this occasion I’m just going to say this. School of Rock The Musical was the best show Read More …