Vampires Return Just In Time for Hallowe’en

26/10/2011

Townhill, Once BittenBook & Music by Richard Townhill with Lyrics by Joanna Marshall & Ross Keeping, South Manchester Amateur Operatic Society, Royal Northern College of Music 18-22 October 2011 (RJW) Read more

Crazy for You Uplifts with its Exuberance and Good-looking Chorus Girls

22/10/2011

George and Ira Gershwin’s Crazy for You: Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre production directed by Timothy Sheader, Novello Theatre,London, 19.10.2011. (JPr) Read more

A Sunny And Pastoral La Fille Revival Showcases Ashton’s Genius

22/10/2011

  Frederick Ashton’s :La Fille mal gardée: Dancers of the Birmingham Royal Ballet, the Royal Ballet Sinfonia,  Philip Ellis (conductor), Sadler’s Wells, London, 20.10.11. (JPr) Read more

The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Presents the ‘Best of Broadway’

16/10/2011

 The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Presents the ‘Best of Broadway’: Mary Carewe, Ria Jones, Graham Bickley, Michael Dore (vocalists), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, David Firman (conductor). Royal Albert Hall, London, 14.10.2011. (JPr) Read more

NY Phil’s “West Side Story”: Restored Score Trumps Film Flaws

13/09/2011

  Bernstein, West Side Story: David Newman (conductor), New York Philharmonic, Avery Fisher Hall. 8.9.2011 (BH) Read more

Samantha Womack “a revelation” in slick ‘South Pacific’ revival

26/08/2011

Rodgers and Hammerstein, South Pacific:  (Lincoln Center Theater Production)  Barbican Theatre, London, 25.8.2011  (JPr) Read more

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