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From Page to Stage photos and podcast: Are we doing enough to nurture new musicals?

By |2020-03-28T23:57:47+00:0027 October 2015|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Last night I had the privilege of helping to open the third annual From Page to Stage season of new musicals. From Page to Stage is the brainchild of Katy Lipson of Aria Entertainment.

Photos and podcast: Why we should edit classics like Hamlet and Marlowe’s Tamburlaine

By |2020-03-28T23:35:52+00:003 September 2015|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A couple of weeks ago, as part of the ongoing Hamlet hysteria, I was amazed that such an apparent uproar was caused by director Lyndsey Turner's experimenting with the placement of the play's most famous soliloquy, "To be or not to be".

Photos and podcast: The making of new British musical The House of Mirrors and Hearts

By |2020-03-28T23:59:02+00:007 July 2015|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The adage – usually attributed to Sondheim – that “musicals aren’t written, they’re rewritten” was central to the post-show discussion that I hosted last night at London's Arcola Theatre.

Photos: Equal parenting, Fathers4Justice and Strindberg’s The Father

By |2020-03-29T22:02:38+01:0031 March 2015|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

I’m still reeling after the thrillingly heated and thought-provoking panel discussion I hosted last night at Trafalgar Studios 2. This was the second in a series of post-show events I’ve programmed around issues and themes raised in Jagged Fence’s explosive new production of Strindberg’s The Father.

Photos: Feminism, Fifty Shades of Grey and The Father

By |2020-03-29T22:16:59+01:0025 March 2015|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

How far have we come with feminism since August Strindberg was writing in the 1880s? “About halfway,” said Polly Toynbee on Monday night at Trafalgar Studios, in the first of a series of post-show panel discussions I’ve programmed and am hosting around Jagged Fence’s explosive new production of Strindberg’s The Father.

Eric and Little Ern Q&A photos + 13 things I now know about Morecambe & Wise

By |2020-03-29T23:25:03+01:0022 December 2014|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Less than 24 hours before my scheduled post-show Q&A at the St James Theatre, I had a temperature of over 103° F (39.4° C). My boyfriend tells me I was semi-delirious. He contacted the producers of Eric and Little Ern and warned them I may not be able to make it the next night.

Press launch: With the original Lord of the Dance Michael Flatley

By |2020-03-29T23:36:17+01:003 September 2014|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Michael Flatley, who has choreographed and directed Lord of the Dance, appears in the show, but says these will be his last-ever West End performances. At 55, he says it’s time to hang up his dancing shoes.

Photos: The Lion post-show Q&A with musician Benjamin Scheuer

By |2020-03-29T23:38:17+01:0028 August 2014|Tags: , , , , , , , |

I cannot recommend Benjamin Scheuer’s The Lion highly enough. This is a beautiful one-man musical about a boy and his father and how that boy became a man and fell in love with playing music.

Post-show Q&A photos: Julie Atherton, the cast & the cast of Therese Raquin

By |2020-03-29T23:24:13+01:008 August 2014|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

What a turnout! After a Twitter RT frenzy with the cast of Therese Raquin yesterday, every single one of them joined me for a post-show Q&A after their sensational performance last night at the Park Theatre – including, as promised, feline star, Francois the Cat!

Photos: The Frida Kahlo of Penge West post-show Q&A

By |2020-03-29T23:33:49+01:004 July 2014|Tags: , , , , , |

I had a great time last night (3 July 2014) hosting the post-show Q&A at the hilarious new "two-woman comedy about putting on a one-woman show", The Frida Kahlo of Penge West. I was joined by writer/director Chris Larner and the show's two stars, Cecily Nash and Laura Kirman.
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