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When the curtain went up and the first song came on, I was sold. Everyone around me seemed confused, wondering if they were in the right show, but I was...

So it was a Tuesday – but who cares? At the Hippodrome, it was Saturday night and everyone (and I mean everyone) was ready to dance! That’s...

The King of Rock and Roll is long gone, but this is the closest you will get to seeing him on stage. Canadian Steve Michaels is an Elvis tribute artist...

It is all about the moves! Hats off the the dancers who brought Michael Jackson’s songs to life, but who also moved in ways I couldn’t begin...

Hands down, the dancers (and the finale) made the show. The dancers involved in the show, and first and foremost Joanne Clifton (Alex Owens), were fantastic. It...

Simply fantastic. La Tosca is everything you expect from opera and more. Set in Rome at Napoleon times and first performed in Rome in 1990, it is still...

Gosh, what a wonderful, beautiful, magical night we had! Where to start on a show which was so jam-packed with things to see? Just walking into the Hippodrome...

It is undeniable this was a very unusual show. The cast of Cilla is amazing. Kara Lily Hayworth was stunning and a perfect fit for the role, but it was...

Go. Go, go, go is all there is to stay. There are so many facets and wonderful elements in this show it is difficult to name them all, but let’s...

The pantomime is a good dose of medicine when dealing with deadlines and the Christmas rush. Nothing quite lifts your spirit like it and fully immerses...

It’s a story that has been told hundreds and thousands of times before. We’ve all seen countless versions of the most beautifully tragic romance story...

This was my first operatic experience and what an great introduction. It is how I thought an opera was and should be: elaborate set designs, embellished...

Crazy for You is maybe one of the lesser known musicals – no less regular theatre goers anyway – and yet the Hippodrome seemed even busier...

If you have one evening off this week, it should be spent going to see My Fair Lady. The costumes, the singing, the music – it is sublime. The BLOC...

Bugsy Malone is a local production for local people starring local children. Having seen it this afternoon in Bristol at the Hippodrome it makes me proud...

Seeing your favourite film on stage, you have high expectations. You want the iconic songs, the dances, the lines and more. It has to be as good if not...

It is magical from the very start. As the lights in the theatre dim, the live orchestra introduces the production by playing a taste of the beautiful musical...

Like most musicals, its set in the wondrous and roaring 1920’s; where the flapper girls want to flower in the big world. It’s a fantastic story that...

If I’m being totally honest with you I wasn’t that fussed on seeing The Curious Incident. My preferred form of escapism is fantasy. But I’m glad...

Grease is the time, is the place, is the motion, Grease is the way we are feeling. Oh yes indeed! It is one of the most iconic musicals and it is back...

I am sure that everyone is familiar with David Walliams, the funny British comedian that co-created and starred in Little Britain and is a top judge on...

The hugely successful Broadway production is finally making its UK and European premiere. I recall seeing advertisements for this show some 18 months before...

Lord of the Dance is a classic – or so it should be. To fully explain the phenomenon that is Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games, I will take you through...

The Welsh National Opera is back in Bristol with three new operas: Le vin herbé, La Bohème, and Madam Butterfly. La Bohème is one of the best known...