The Northern Ballet have brought all the glitz and glam from the 1920’s to the Mayflower Theatre this week as they perform their much loved Great Gatsby. I was invited along to the press evening last night to review the show. This was the second time I have gone to watch a ballet, my first […]Read more "Northern Ballet – The Great Gatsby"
Annie is touring the UK again after an extended season in the West End, stopping in Southampton this week, at the Mayflower Theatre. I couldn’t quite contain my excitement when I was invited along to the Press evening*, last night to review the show. Annie was always a firm favourite film of mine growing up, […]Read more "Annie UK Tour at the Mayflower Theatre"
I was invited along to press evening* for the Rocky horror show world tour last night. It was astounding…. If you have never been to see the Rocky Horror Show, or are not familiar with the show, you may be wondering why there are half naked people wandering around the streets of Southampton, as if […]Read more "Rocky Horror Show"
Another musical that has been on my wish list for a long time is Jersey Boys. There is something about Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons music that I just adore, their sound is so recognisable and relevant to this day, almost half a century on. I was kindly invited to watch the Jersey Boys […]Read more "Jersey Boys"
Over 10 years on from Green days album, American Idiot, the songs live on through not only rock n roll and punk rock history, but through theatre. American idiot is n0w touring the UK, and currently residing at The Mayflower Theatre, Southampton. I was gifted tickets on press night to review this two time winner […]Read more "American Idiot"
Gary Barlow and Tim Firth have paired together to create the stage production of the 2003 British comedy, Calendar Girls. Based on a real life story of a group of ordinary ladies who achieved something extraordinary. Calendar Girls The Musical is currently touring the UK and is appearing at Southamptons Mayflower Theatre from the 8th […]Read more "Calendar Girls the Musical"
Christmas time means one thing in theatre land… Oh no it doesn’t… oh yes it does… it’s pantomime season! This year Dick Whittington is playing at The Mayflower Theatre in Southampton with a star studded cast including joe McElddery, Suzanne shaw, Steve McFadden and my favourite Bobby Davro. Dick Whittington moves to London seeking fame, […]Read more "Dick Whittington at the Mayflower theatre"