Review : Funny Girl , Theatre Royal Nottingham

Of course I had heard of Funny Girl, but not yet familiarised myself with the film, so I was open-minded and unbiased in my night out at the Theatre Royal to go and watch it. My sister had seen the film but I asked her not to tell me anything.

Review : East is East , Nottingham Playhouse

Based on writer Ayub Khan’s childhood experiences, East is East is a light-hearted (albeit with serious undertones) look at the life of an “Anglo-English, Eurasian” family in the 1970’s – seen through the eyes of 12 year old Sajit Khan (Viraj Juneja). His relationship with his family…and his parka…have the audience laughing and ‘aww’ ingRead More

Review : The Grapes of Wrath , Nottingham Playhouse

John Steinbeck‘s classic novel ‘The Grapes of Wrath‘ has come to the Nottingham Playhouse. If you know the book well, you will know it’s not the most uplifting of stories you can read, if you are not familiar with it you can guess that this adaptation is not a jolly affair from the haunting violinRead More

Review : Sister Act , 30/01/2017 – Theatre Royal Nottingham

The heavens have shone upon us and given us Sister Act, the UK tour. The musical is currently touring the UK with Alexandra Burke billed as the lead character ‘Deloris Van Cartier – AKA Sister Mary Clarence’. However, a notice on the theatre doors informs us that for tonight’s performance, Deloris Van Cartier will beRead More