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The Band Regent Theatre

This show is a nostalgic journey for anyone who grew up loving a boyband. It opens with 16-year-old Rachel (Faye Christall) explaining her love for “The Band”, as her older self (Rachel Lumberg) looks on. The band comes to life in her bedroom as she gets ready for school. The band,  AJ Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
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Cilla The Musical

Cilla the Musical is a mixture of highs and heart tearing lows , a modern day fairytale of a young girl from Merseyside who followed her dream of fame and fortune to become one of Britain’s biggest selling female singers and a much-loved TV personality. A tale of love, devotion, selfish ambition and Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
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Flashdance-The Musical. Regent Theatre

Pittsburgh factory worker and welder extraordinaire, Alex Owens, dreams of a better life, a life filled with dance.  Settling for a few nights dancing at Harry’s bar isn’t enough, and she plucks up the courage to apply to the prestigious Shipley Dance Academy.  She’s also got a new love interest Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
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Grease Regent Theatre

In this new production,  the original plot is followed but the dialogue doesn’t intrude too much into the music. There are around eighteen numbers,  with some from the movie which were not in the original stage show (notably “Grease” and “You’re the one that I want”) and a couple which Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
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Sister Act. Regent Theatre

The story is the same, the characters are familiar, however all thoughts of Whoopi Goldberg are dispelled within a few minutes as  Burke  claims the role as her own and has a great stage presence. It’s a heart warming performance. She has  all the right ingredients, a rich powerful vocal coupled with Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
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Mamma Mia

Like the 2008 film, Mamma Mia the stage show is set on a sun kissed Greek island and centres on a daughter’s quest to discover who her father is for the very first time. It brings her mother face to face with three men from her past on the eve Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago