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Mamma Mia

We all love a feel good show any time. This one has every feel good factor going , set on a Greek island  it follows Sophie’s story. Inviting her dad to her wedding becomes a little problematic as her mum has never actually said who he is. You probably all Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
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Bat out of Hell

Let’s start with the set, it is unique and very technical. the transitions between the scenes are quick and very smooth as a result. There is also live video throughout the show broadcast onto a large backdrop. The show features songs from one of the most successful albums ever, Recently Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
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The Osmonds- A New Musical

In the 60’s we had the Beatles. in the 70’s The Osmonds attracted a similar following and some of the family made it as solo performers as well. Many years on the music stands the test of time. Jay Osmond, the band’s drummer provided the script starting from finding fame Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
Featured

CHICAGO- The Musical

When you have stars like Russell Watson, Faye Brookes and Djalenga Scott in the same show you expect a top night out. Well it may be described as the sexiest musical but the Razzle Dazzle was  so exceptional that the audience on opening night was singing away throughout. The script Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
Interview

9 to 5

This is the musical adaptation of the popular 80’s film. As you would expect, the music is excellent and with a great cast, the show doesn’t drag. The choreography is well executed. It is a celebration of three women overcoming their sexist boss. What’s not to like about that? Claire Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
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Rock of Ages. Regent Theatre

This show is bright, lighthearted, colourful and non stop! Set in the 1980’s it has property companies threatening the places where the youngster hang out. Every member of the cast gets time to shine. Lonny. (Joe Gash) is the main character who drives the show on. Former Strictly star Kevin Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
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Exclusive Interview: Deacon Blue’s Ricky Ross

Listen to Angela Smith talk exclusively to Deacon Blue’s singer/songwriter about his life, career, extensive music writing, touring, the break-up and reforming of Deacon Blue, his solo albums and Deacon Blue’s appearance at Victoria Hall, Stoke-on-Trent Following a hugely successful sell-out tour in 2012 celebrating the 25th anniversary release of Read more…

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V Festival: Closing Thoughts

So, after a mighty fun weekend, the third part of my review of V festival is in essence a compact look at three things from the weekend, Beyonce, Kings of Leon and the festival as a whole. For now, I’ll begin at the end, Beyonce, while delivering a faultless musical Read more…

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V Festival: Day Two Overview

The second day of V festival began with our early arrival into the arena, giving us a chance to properly take stock of our surroundings that we missed yesterday owing to a slightly rushed entry. The Arena for the most part is well put together, with all the stages placed Read more…

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