Review Of 9 To 5 The Musical, Manchester

This is the second time I have seen 9 to 5 The Musical. I also have fond memories of watching the show and original movie in the 80s. Yet at the age of 10 I really had no idea of the feminist connotations of the story. Watching as a woman well in my 40s gave …

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Th Magic Of Disney On Ice Review

Theatre, New Starts And Sunshine

And just like a flash it was Friday, wow what a whirlwind of a week. I have job lists as long as my arms and my feet have not touched the ground. But a couple of weeks ago I asked for busy and I have well and truly got it! We started the week by …

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Callum Francis as Lola with Angels in Kinky Boots_Photo Helen Maybanks.

Kinky Boots At The Opera House Manchester

Anything that tells me over and over again that shoes are the most beautiful thing in the world has got to be great right? And who would buy shoes when they can purchase 2 1/2 feet of irresistible tubular sex? Kinky Boots is the most uplifting, dynamic exciting show ever. Based on a true story, …

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Matilda The Musical, At The Manchester Palace Theatre

  Going to see Matilda The Musical UK Tour At The Palace Theatre in Manchester felt like one of those dead certs. You arrive at the theatre knowing you are going to love it. Matilda the Movie is a favourite of families all over the world. How can you not adore the story of an …

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Mamma Mia! International Tour Review

Lots of shows have come close to being my favourite over the years, but last night confirmed why this modern-day masterpiece still packs theatres and commands standing ovations after 19 years. I don’t know where to start with this one! You see my ABBA story goes back to the 70s. Like many I remember dancing away …

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Whats on In Manchester in June

The War Horse National Tour At The Lowry Theatre

When I attended the premier of the War Horse, at the Lowry Theatre I was not sure the timing was the best. Especially as I spent last weekend visiting the extraordinary Puy Do Fou where I got to experience extensive mind-blowing shows featuring real horses. However as the first scene started and Joey the foal wandered onto …

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