Grease – Festival Theatre

Book, Music & Lyrics by Jim Jacobs & Warren Casey Directed by Nikolai Foster ★★★★ It’s 1959 - and who knows what the sixties will bring. In the states, Rock, Pop and Motown rule the roost with their intense and addictive tracks, while Buddy Holly and Elvis Presley have a lot to answer for with … Continue reading Grease – Festival Theatre

The Fabulist Fox Sister – Southwark Playhouse

Written by Luke Bateman and Michael Conley Directed by Adam Lenson ★★★★ For a time, the realms of stardom were reserved for those who could communicate with the departed, and mediums and spiritualists held a prestigious place in the homes of the wealthy and poor alike. Regardless of one’s beliefs on the idea of death … Continue reading The Fabulist Fox Sister – Southwark Playhouse

Fame: The Musical – The Show Must Go On

https://youtu.be/sq14EjRxxEE Book by Jose Fernandez  Music & Lyrics by Steve Margoshes & Jacques Levy Directed by Nick Winston ★★ 2020 has solidified one particularly nasty fact concerning the arts industry – its fickleness. A career in this industry is far from a secure path, where the merriments and passion for creativity are always at the mercy … Continue reading Fame: The Musical – The Show Must Go On

Our Table – Broadway Records

Composed by David Shire Lyrics & Book by Adam Gopnik ★★★ Essentially an unabridged performance of the Musical-Comedy, this live concert recording of David Shire’s Our Table is a rising taste sensation across America. The story of a much-beloved New York restaurant which fights for its life during financial uncertainty is painfully relatable across industries right now. … Continue reading Our Table – Broadway Records

Soft Power – Album Review

Lyrics by David Henry Hwang Music & Additional Lyrics by Jeanine Tesori ★★★ “What is this America?”, a phrase on the lips of the globe. Two years ago, lyricist & writer David Henry Hwang teamed with composer Jeanine Tesori to create Soft Power, a reversal of the perceived status-quo and keeping an eye on democracy in … Continue reading Soft Power – Album Review