Theatre

14 November 2014

Dancing in the Streets, Liverpool Empire Theatre Review

I was not entirely sure what to expect from Dancing in the Streets last night at Liverpool Empire, but it turned out to be one of the most enjoyable experiences ...
29 October 2014

Riverdance, Liverpool Empire Theatre Review

Having never seen Riverdance other than snippets on the TV, my expectations were a little different from what was delivered last night at Liverpool Empire Theatre on its 20th Anniversary ...
15 October 2014

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat, Liverpool Empire Theatre

I have not seen Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat since I was very young so I was flattered to be asked to see it at the Liverpool Empire Theatre ...
19 September 2014

Wicked, Liverpool Empire Theatre Review

I have never had the pleasure of watching Wicked at the theatre before and I was thrilled to be asked last night to the Liverpool Empire Theatre to add this ...
19 September 2014

A-Z of Wicked

Spellbinding audiences across the world for a decade, and winning over 90 international awards, Wicked tells the incredible untold story of an unlikely but profound friendship between two sorcery students: ...

12 September 2014

Lord of the Flies, Liverpool Empire Theatre Review

As someone who ashamedly has not read the book or knows of the story of Lord of the Flies I was somewhat unprepared when I walked into Liverpool Empire Theatre ...
6 August 2014

War Horse, Sunderland Empire Review

The National Theatre presented their version of War Horse at the Sunderland Empire from Wednesday 30th April 2014 to Saturday 17th May 2104.  My wife and I went along to ...
22 June 2014

Stephen Moyer Won't Reprise His True Blood Role in Planned Musical

Actor Stephen Moyer has ruled out reprising his True Blood role on Broadway if plans for a musical adaptation of the hit vampire drama comes to fruition. The 44-year-old star, who ...
15 June 2014

Edie Falco Left Exposed Onstage

Edie Falco gave her dad and uncle a shock the night they checked out her hit play Frankie and Johnny In The Clair De Lune - because they didn't expect ...
8 June 2014

Bryan Cranston's All the Way Moves Into Profit

Bryan Cranston's critically-acclaimed Broadway turn in All the Way has official become a theatrical success after recouping its $3.9 million costs. The Breaking Bad star has been portraying former U.S. President ...
31 January 2014

Back to the Future To Be Turned Into Musical

Back To The Future' has been turned into a musical by original director Robert Zemeckis. A stage version of the hit 1985 movie - which starred Michael J. Fox as time-travelling ...
31 August 2013

Simon Cowell Hires Downton Abbey Star to Play Him on Stage

Simon Cowell has hired new Downton Abbey cast member Nigel Harman to play him in a stage musical about The X Factor. The production, entitled I Can't Sing, is currently in ...
28 August 2013

Sir Michael Gambon Suffering Memory Loss

Sir Michael Gambon collapsed twice while rehearsing for The Habit Of Art as his crippling memory loss left him struggling to recall his lines. The 72-year-old British actor has spoken of ...

28 April 2013

Zachary Quinto to Make Broadway Debut in Tennessee Classic

Zachary Quinto is set to make his Broadway debut in a revival of Tennesse Williams' classic play The Glass Menagerie. As fans await the launch of the new Star Trek sequel, ...
27 April 2013

Brian Cox Halts Theater Performance to Reprimand Audience Member

Scottish actor Brian Cox broke character during a recent production of The Weir to order a theatre goer to silence a ringing cell phone. The Troy star is appearing in Conor ...
31 March 2013

Rafe Spall Cast As Rachel Weisz's Lover in Broadway's Betrayal

Rachel Weisz will cheat on her real-life husband Daniel Craig with actor Rafe Spall - the One Day star has been cast as the 'other man' in a forthcoming Broadway ...
30 March 2013

Julia Stiles Glad Fat Pig Didn't Make It to the Stage

Actress Julia Stiles is relieved plans for her to star in playwright and filmmaker Neil LaBute's Fat Pig on Broadway fell through because she was terrified about stripping down onstage. The ...
23 March 2013

Michael Jackson Stage Show to Close

The West End production of Michael Jackson musical Thriller - Live is to close after four years on stage. The show, based on the music of the late superstar and his ...
23 March 2013

Daniel Radcliffe Trained With Ms Specialist for Theatre Role

Actor Daniel Radcliffe hired a medical specialist in a bid to conquer his upcoming West End role as a disabled orphan. The Harry Potter actor will return to the London stage ...
23 March 2013

David Bowie Wanted for West End Role

British theatre mogul Sir Trevor Nunn has spent nearly 30 years trying to sign David Bowie for a stint in a West End show and still hasn't given up his ...
12 January 2013

Robert Redford in Talks to Bring Sundance to New York

Robert Redford is poised to take on Robert De Niro's annual New York City film festival by bringing his own Sundance event to the Big Apple. The Hollywood veteran wants to ...
5 January 2013

Helen Mirren Battles Stage Fright

Dame Helen Mirren's upcoming stint in a West End play looks set to be stressful for the actress because she feels "sick with fear" and suffers "terribly" before live shows. The ...
5 January 2013

Chariots of Fire to Close Early

A West End stage adaptation of Chariots Of Fire is to close early. The production, based on the 1981 sporting drama movie, opened in London in June (12) to coincide with ...

9 December 2012

Pan's Labyrinth to Be Adapted Into Stage Show

Guillermo Del Toro's dark fantasy epic Pan's Labyrinth is to be adapted into a stage musical. The Mexican filmmaker has spent four years developing the show, which will feature a score ...
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