Fisherman’s Friends The Musical at Malvern Theatres: Review

Fisherman’s Friends The Musical at Malvern Theatres: Review

Based on the true story of Cornish band the Fisherman’s Friends, this musical tells the story of their rise to fame. As a group of fishermen singing traditional sea shanties, they decided to try to raise a bit of money for charity. From there, they may have predicted their rise to local stardom. However, it…

Beauty and the Beast Pantomime at Malvern Theatres: Review

Beauty and the Beast Pantomime at Malvern Theatres: Review

Are you looking for a family friendly pantomime with plenty of laughs, lots of recognisable songs and some acting stars? Oh yes you are! Malvern Theatres Beauty and the Beast Pantomime for the 2022/23 season promises to deliver. Mark James is back to star as Louis La Plonk, with Melanie Walters (Gwen from Gavin and…

Beauty and the Beast at The Old Rep Theatre Birmingham: Review

Beauty and the Beast at The Old Rep Theatre Birmingham: Review

Not fitting in at school or being accepted by the popular crowd is a familiar tale. In difficult times, we are often reminded to look for the helpers. At school, that help often comes in the form of a teacher. This story of Beauty and the Beast is no different. A group of children struggling…

Beautiful – The Carole King Musical at Malvern Theatres: Review

Beautiful – The Carole King Musical at Malvern Theatres: Review

Carole King was only 17 when she wrote her first number 1 hit. Based on the story of her remarkable rise from singer-songwriter to music legend, Beautiful – The Carole King Musical takes audiences back to the heart ofKing’s landmark 1971 album ‘Tapestry’. Through the medium of King’s music, Beautiful tells the story of her…

Diversity Connected at the Alexandra Theatre Birmingham: Review

Diversity Connected at the Alexandra Theatre Birmingham: Review

Light, dark, props, music, water, confetti, incredible choreography and a whole heap of raw talent exploded onto the stage at the Alexandra theatre, Birmingham. Diversity are back. Bigger, brighter, louder and stronger than before. And this time, they’ve got a message for us all. About Diversity Connected at the Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham When covid hit,…

The Homecoming at Malvern Theatres: Review

The Homecoming at Malvern Theatres: Review

In a small town like Malvern, it is always fantastic to see star-studded casts performing in the local theatre. This week, it is the turn of Harold Pinter’s 1960s masterpiece, The Homecoming. Widely accepted to be his greatest play, the Theatre Royal Bath production currently touring has an appropriately brilliant cast. About The Homecoming Harold…