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Oliver – New Review

Charles Spencer has returned to Oliver! at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane to re-review for the Daily Telegraph, in light of the new cast, particularly the actor and stand-up comedian Omid Djalili who is now playing the role of Fagin (previously played by Rowan Atkinson).

Clearly Mr. Spencer was again delighted, and reveived his “guaranteed good night out” as he says in the review, since he has given this review 5*s.

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The Shawshank Redemption Review

Paul Taylor reviews The Shawshank Redemption for The Indepenent – and whilst he says that the transition from film to stage is not an easy one for this production, he has some good words to say.

In the role of Red, the excellent Reg E Cathey (of Wire fame) has Morgan Freeman’s twinkle and rumbling, gravelly strength. Whether leading the prisoners in song after the unlooked-for grace of a bottle of beer or bravely raising his arms to embrace an uncertain post-prison future, he holds the evening together with his moving, unforced dignity.

To read the full review go to The Shawshank Redemption Review – The Independent.

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Imagine This Review

Imagine This follows the lives of ordinary people trapped inside a Warsaw Ghetto during the second world war. The prisoners that are the subject of the story are mainly made up of a family run theatre company. Whilst inside the ghetto, the head of the family and owner of the theatre company, played by musical theatre veteran Peter Polycarpou,


New Local Nights Out Review System

We have now launched a new review system for venues and events listed on the Local Nights Out websites (,,

The new system enables users to submit a review of any of the venues or events listed on the sites. As well as a written review the user can also give a rating out of five. The average rating is then displayed alongside the title of the review. If a review has already been submitted the next user wishing to submit their review will be taken to the existing review where they can then leave their comments under the original review and give their rating.