Mental Health: Your Word is Power

I’m very pleased to share my shortlisted entry for the 2016 Wicked Young Writer ‘For Good’ award, which is now published in the anthology. I will soon be posting a full write-up about the event which marks a change in my blogging. I am now going to expand from theatre and…

Michael Crawford in the Go-Between Musical

Michael Crawford’s legendary name leads a stellar cast in the new West End musical, The Go-Between. The L.P. Hartley novel set in the early 1900s has been adapted into many formats, including one for the stage, however you’ve probably never seen the story presented quite like this. Despite a bold…

Rocky Horror Show at the Orchard Theatre

You may have been baffled to see an array of corsets, suspenders and feather boas around Dartford yesterday but it may become a regular sight this week as the UK Tour of the Rocky Horror Show lands at the Orchard Theatre. Richard O’Brien’s classic is an outrageous spectacle, not for…

Legally Blonde at the Curve Leicester

Based on the hit 2001 film, Legally Blonde is a vibrant, fun and surprisingly meaningful musical that really has it all – catchy, well-written music, a witty script, loveable characters and of course two dogs. I was so excited when the Curve Theatre in Leicester announced they would be taking…

Debate: I’m a ‘proper writer’, does that make my …

It’s no shock to anyone today that a certain article from The Stage has sparked an avid debate on Twitter about theatre bloggers. I won’t be the first or last to write about my views on this subject – blogger credibility is a regular topic of conversation in any sector.…

Tom the Musical UK tour

Calling all Tom fans – make sure you get down to the Churchill Theatre this week to catch the untold story of Tom Jones’ early career! This slick, sophisticated and charming production will not only make you laugh and cry but will also have you on your feet. Tom the…

Priscilla Queen of the Desert at the Orchard Theatre

Priscilla Queen of the Desert, the most outrageous and camp theatrical event you will see this year, has arrived in Dartford at the Orchard Theatre this week. With catchy pop tunes, strong all-rounder leads and a wardrobe to die for, the Priscilla tour really is a hot ticket in Dartford…

Interview: Kit Orton from Tom the Musical

The gorgeous tones and Welsh charm of pop legend Tom Jones are heading to Bromley next week with the arrival of Tom the Musical. With hits such as It’s Not Unusual, Delilah and Green Green Grass of Home, the show is sure to be a winner with any Tom fans…

American Idiot UK tour

Step up Idiot Nation! Green Day’s American Idiot has set off on tour around the UK in a blaze of fire, noise and utter mayhem. Having missed this in the West End I was excited to finally experience the modern day rock opera and I wasn’t disappointed; busy, chaotic and…