Welsh National Opera: The Marriage of Figaro

“[The Marriage of Figaro] demands to be seen in the theatre. Its plot is complicated, but this is something to be relished not feared; its complexity is part of the work’s raison d’etre. Life is messy, and Figaro reflects that.” Aidan Lang, General Director of Welsh National Opera The closest I have previously come to…

Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

An upbeat, feel good evening full of songs you will be singing all the way home! Beautiful: The Carole King Musical tells the inspiring story of Carole King, from an ambitious 16 year old girl pitching her first song, to one of the most successful solo acts and songwriters in popular music.  It provides a…

The Book of Mormon comes to Bristol!

The Book of Mormon has come to Bristol Hippodrome and it deserves all the hype surrounding it! “The best musical of this century” – THE NEW YORK TIMES “Grade A: the funniest musical of all time” – ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY It’s not really like any musical I have seen before. When I first went to see…

FAME – THE MUSICAL! at Bristol Hippodrome

A miserable Monday night was made better by an invite to Bristol Hippodrome’s opening night of Fame – The Musical 30th Anniversary Tour. The absolute perfect excuse to treat my theatrical friend the day before her birthday (what excellent timing!) and bring back nostalgic memories of her time in Performing Arts school. “…It has the…