Meatloaf fans have gone wild over Jim Steinman’s new show returning to the West End, but does Bat Out of Hell really cut it as a musical? This well-executed, spectacular, random mess of a show might have some way to go before appealing to a wider audience but is still worth a watch.
What an apt title… For someone who spends most of her life watching musicals, listening to musicals or even being in musicals, I knew this show would be right up my street. With a star cast of West End favourites it certainly didn’t disappoint, with amusing lyrics that anyone with stagey bones will appreciate.
Hamilton. It’s been dubbed the ‘game changer’ of 21st century theatre and has received countless five star reviews (even from me). Now you have a second chance to see what all the fuss is about. A second batch of tickets for the West End show will be released on Monday…
The classic Gershwin love story, Crazy For You, has arrived at The Orchard Theatre in Dartford this week with Strictly winner Tom Chambers in the leading role. This musical favourite crammed with well known songs such as I Got Rhythm, They Can’t Take That Away From Me, Nice Work If You Can Get It and Embraceable You and is an absolute hit with audiences.