Monthly Archives: February 2015

“Avenue Q” Highbury Theatre, Sutton Coldfield

I came to this production “cold”, knowing nothing about the show, having little regard for puppets, and a disregard for much American humour. Little did I know how much my theatrical spirit would be enriched and my views changed over … Continue reading

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The Nutcracker, Russian State Ballet of Siberia, Wolverhampton Grand.

The Russian State Ballet of Siberia came to Wolverhampton on Sunday afternoon in the middle of an extended provincial tour showcasing four ballets. Although Wolverhampton is considerably warmer than Siberia at this time of year ( a good reason for … Continue reading

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A Doll’s House, Sutton Arts Theatre

This production is the latest example of the bold programming by Sutton Arts Theatre. Straight plays always have to work harder to win an audience than other theatrical genres, and period writing has to work harder still. Yet “ A … Continue reading

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