The Famous Five – A New Musical | Chichester Festival Theatre | Review

The Famous Five – a new musical Chichester Festival Theatre Chichester Festival Theatre’s 60th Anniversary Festival now draws to a close with a new British musical that is based on the books of Enid Blyton and features some of her Read More …

Local Hero | Chichester Festival Theatre | Review

Local Hero Chichester Festival Theatre After six years as Chichester Festival Theatre, Artistic Director Daniel Evans is stepping down in the spring of 2023 to lead the Royal Shakespeare Company as co Artistic Director alongside Tamara Harvey (Clwyd Theatre).  His Read More …

Woman in Mind | Chichester Festival Theatre | Review

Woman in Mind Chichester Festival Theatre 23rd September – 15th October 2022 Directed by Anna Mackmin Having a ticket or two to see an Alan Ayckbourn play has always, to me, conjured up a delicious anticipation of spending a couple Read More …

South Pacific | Sadler’s Wells | Review

South Pacific Sadler’s Wells until 28th August ‘You’ve got to be taught to be afraid,of people whose eyes are oddly made,and people whose skin is a different shade.You’ve got to be carefully taught.’ Lyrics sung by Lieu. Joe Cable in 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 …

The Southbury Child | Chichester Festival Theatre | Review

The Southbury ChildChichester Festival Theatre June 2022 Co-produced with the Bridge Theatre and originally scheduled for 2020 this new play by Stephen Beresford ~ The Southbury Child has its world premiere in Chichester followed by a two month run at Read More …

Murder on the Orient Express

Murder on the Orient Express Chichester Festival Theatre Murder on the Orient Express provides a fitting reunion for Jonathan Church and Henry Goodman as part of Chichester Festival Theatre’s 60th Anniversary.  Jonathan’s 10-year tenure as Artistic Director at the theatre 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 …

The Taxidermist’s Daughter | Chichester Festival Theatre | Review

The Taxidermist’s DaughterChichester Festival Theatre Originally scheduled for 2020 but delayed due to the pandemic, internationally renowned author Kate Mosse’s The Taxidermist’s Daughter has now become the 60th anniversary season opener at Chichester Festival Theatre.  Cicestrian Kate spent countless hours Read More …

Private Peaceful | Chichester Festival Theatre | Review

Private PeacefulChichester Festival Theatre March 1 2022 from the book by Michael MorpurgoAdapted for the stage by Simon ReadeDirected by Ellie WhileChichester Festival Theatre 1-5 March 2022 Michael Morpurgo is one of the UK’s most celebrated and prolific authors renowned Read More …