Archive for November 2008

Win! French and Saunders DVDs

Friday, November 28th, 2008

This competition is now closed.Winners will be notified.

Did you miss French and Saunders‘ live farewell shows?

Never fear because we have the ultimate prize for fans of this dazzling double act: (more…)

Review- The Brothers Size

Friday, November 28th, 2008

Date Reviewed: 28th November, 2008
Venue: Contact Theatre


Despite being siblings the Brothers Size have little in common. Hard-working Ogun (Daniel Francis) has long resented having to act as a parent /role model to his wayward younger brother. Oshoosi (Tunji Kasim), fresh out of prison and with a strong sense of entitlement, looks for an easy life. (more…)

Australian Faulty Towers dines at Lowry, Jan

Friday, November 28th, 2008

Interactive Theatre Australia returns to the UK in January for a two-month nationwide tour of its Fawlty Towers tribute show – a direct result of its massive success at this year’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe. (more…)

Greenroom hosts bargain Xmas Dinner

Thursday, November 27th, 2008

Fed up with the traditional formulaic Panto featuring Z List celebrities?

Feeling the pinch and can’t fork out £20 a ticket?

Then feast your eyes on all your favourite Panto characters at the greenroom as you’ve never seen them before all at a credit crunch busting price. Featuring much loved characters: The Dame (he ain’t no woman); Fairy Mary (as the Forest Sprite); Nigel & Nelson (not usually brothers); Baron Balbus (not seen in Coronation Street); and Father Christmas (as Sanity Clause). (more…)

Review- Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Tuesday, November 25th, 2008

Date Reviewed: 25th November, 2008
Palace Theatre


This is one of Andrew Lloyd Webber‘s most famous musicals and the recent TV search for a new Joseph, Any Dream Will Do, increased its popularity and thus the weight of expectation on any new performance. Thankfully, this touring production manages to live up to its history. (more…)