Review: Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, Apollo Theatre ⋆⋆⋆⋆

Review: Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, Apollo Theatre ⋆⋆⋆⋆

As much as the Olivier Awards have improved over the years, I am still not such a fan. Firstly, the categories are nonsensical. Secondly, in more years than not you have productions imported from America or tried and tested revivals sweeping up awards and gaining more attention than they frankly need. This means that it [...]

Review: Hamilton, Victoria Palace Theatre ⋆⋆⋆⋆

Review: Hamilton, Victoria Palace Theatre ⋆⋆⋆⋆

It’s fun to reflect on which actor would be good looking or talented enough to play ourselves in an auto-biographical retelling of our lives. Alexander Hamilton, one of the founding fathers of America, most likely did not consider that his story would be retold in a musical, by an ethnically diverse cast and using various [...]

Lights Up On: Five Reasons why I miss Neil Patrick Harris as Tony Awards Host

Lights Up On: Five Reasons why I miss Neil Patrick Harris as Tony Awards Host

I first got into the Tony Awards in 2012. I have vivid memories of that telecast and how mesmerised I was by Neil Patrick Harris. I knew that he could sing as I had become slightly obsessed with his ‘Nothing Suits Me Like a Suit’ musical number in How I Met Your Mother. However, I [...]