Theatre

I have been lucky enough to go to a large amount of musical theatre productions/theatre productions in general.  Sometimes these are opportunities afforded to me by my blog, and sometimes they’re shows I paid to go to.  Either way, I have a theatre review series taking place here…

Much like Kinky Boots, I’d seen The Bodyguard before in the West End before. However, it may just make the list of my top 10 favourite musicals ever. So after receiving an invite to the press night at The Bristol Hippodrome*, saying yes was a no-brainer. What is The Bodyguard? The Bodyguard centres around Rachel Marron, a big…

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So funny story, I’ve never actually had an interest in Annie. I knew the premise, I knew the songs, and it just… never appealed to me. Then the 2014 version came out with Quvenzhane Wallis and I realised there’s far more depth to it than I first thought. So, the Hippodrome press night came about and I found…

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Okay, so I know I’ve seen Kinky Boots before. I’ve even spoken about it in passing in a separate post. However, I loved it the first time, and I got invited to the Hippodrome press night of the touring production*. Therefore, I could not turn down the chance to see…

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So a year ago, I probably would have turned down an invite to the press night of this show. The title and plot really wouldn’t have peaked my interests at all. However, in the summer I saw The Play that Goes Wrong: a show written and performed by the same…

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I had 7 theatre trips booked from January and April. I promised myself I wouldn’t book anything else until half of them had been seen. Then I found out that Company was only on the West End until March, so I panic bought more theatre tickets. I need to be stopped. But hey, it has led…

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