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Evita – Wolverhampton Grand

**** Almost four years ago, Bill Kenwright’s revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “Evita” played at Wolverhampton. It was one of the best productions of the show I had ever seen, so I approached this new production, with a fresh cast, … Continue reading

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And Then There Were None – Derby Playhouse

The history of this Agatha Christie mystery story, ranked by many to be amongst her best, is a fascinating one. It was first published in the United Kingdom by the Collins Crime Club on 6 November 1939 after the British … Continue reading

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Blood Brothers- Wolverhampton Grand Theatre

An elite clutch of theatrical productions have a momentum of their own, selling out houses- because they do. Blood Brothers is one such production filling the Grand on a late autumnal Monday night. The audience was encouragingly mixed with a … Continue reading

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Dreamboats and Petticoats – Wolverhampton Grand Theatre

Dreamboats and Petticoats revels in nostalgia, swirling skirts, slicked hair and great music. A jukebox musical, the song and dance are linked by a narrative set in 1961, at St Mungo’s youth club in Essex. Song writing hopefuls Bobby and … Continue reading

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