Archive for March, 2010

Strictly Come Dancing

The Professionals at the Hammersmith Apollo. Strictly Come Dancing – The Professionals features the world champion dancers from the smash-hit BBC TV series as they take to the stage for the first time in the ultimate dance extravaganza! Starring Flavia Cacace, Matthew Cutler, Brian Fortuna, Ola and James Jordan, Kristina Rihanoff, Vincent Simone, and Ian [...]


Bedroom Farce

Alan Ayckbourn’s ingenious comedy, Bedroom Farce, shines a brilliant spotlight onto the trials and tribulations of suburban marriage. Four couples, three bedrooms, two celebrations, one blazing row and an illicit kiss (or more). When Trevor and Susannah have a problem relationship which requires urgent attention they think “what better solution than to talk it over [...]


Enron Review

Enron Earns 4* Review from Benedict Nightingale in The Times. Enron opened in London at the Noel Coward Theatre in January this year and was reviewed on its second night by Benedict Nightingale for the Times – the full review is on The Times Online. Obviously it was well received by the reviewer – a [...]


Sweet Charity

Tamzin Outhwaite to star in Sweet Charity in London. The acclaimed musical Sweet Charity at the Haymarket Theatre Royal from 22nd April 2010 will star Tamzin Outhwaite (Eastenders, Red Cap, Fixer, Hotel Babylon) as Charity Hope Valentine. Following the misadventures of love encountered by the gullible and guileless Charity Hope Valentine, a woman who gives [...]


Richard Briers to star in London Assurance

Recently Michael Ball introduced Richard Briers on his BBC Radio 2 show by saying


La Bete

La Bete at Comedy from 28th June 2010. La Bete is American playwright David Hirson’s rollicking 1991 play. This is a comic tour de force about Elomire (David Hyde Pierce), a high-minded classical dramatist who loves only the theatre, and Valere (Mark Rylance), a low-brow street clown who loves only himself. When the fickle princess [...]


Dancing on Ice Live

Dancing on Ice Live at the O2 Arena, London. Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean are probably the most famous ice dancers of all time, certainly the most famous British ice dancers. They captivated TV audiences in 2006 when they danced together for the first time in nearly 10 years in the smash hit ITV show, [...]


London Assurance

London Assurance at the Olivier Theatre, London. The brilliantly funny London Assurance was written by the Irish genius of London theatre Dion Boucicault in 1841 and created two of the great comic roles of the English stage, Sir Harcourt Courtly played by Simon Russell Beale and Lady Spanker played by Fiona Shaw. Sir Harcourt Courtly [...]


Women Beware Women

Women Beware Women at Olivier Theatre in April Women Beware Women is the blackly funny, fast and ferocious tragedy from Thomas Middleton – where corruption will not go unpunished! In the Italian court, where wealth secures power and power serves lust, the lascivious Duke can play wherever he chooses. He catches the eye of another’s [...]