Archive for July, 2022

Grease

Grease

★★★★☆  The Word

The Beyond Broadway Experience production of Grease, at the Festival Theatre for three performances only, is as vibrant a staging of the show as you could want.

July 31, 2022 | By | 1 Reply More
Billionaire Boy

Billionaire Boy

★★☆☆☆ Unfocussed

The Birmingham Stage Company’s adaptation of David Walliams’ Billionaire Boy splutters into the Playhouse for a half dozen performances, wearing its fun on its sleeve but failing to fizzle as it might.

July 29, 2022 | By | Reply More
Troy Wanted!

Troy Wanted!

Casting call for High School Musical’s Troy Bolton

The Brunton Theatre, in association with Tommie Travers and David Ross, is on the lookout for a talented individual to play the leading role of Troy Bolton in High School Musical, the theatre’s 2022 Summer School.

July 25, 2022 | By | Reply More
Footloose the Musical

Footloose the Musical

★★★☆☆ Still Rockin’

Footloose The Musical at the Edinburgh Playhouse has audiences kicking off their Sunday shoes all week, or at least until this Saturday 27 July, in the return of this big touring production.

July 20, 2022 | By | Reply More
Extra call out

Extra call out

Danish company seeks non-speaking role for Fringe
Danis company Fix&Foxy is looking for an actor to take on the non-speaking (but paid) role of an extra in its production of Rocky!, running at the Zoo From 5 to 20 August.

July 6, 2022 | By | Reply More
Kneecaps

Kneecaps

★★★☆☆ Bursting with ideas

Fizzing onto the Assembly Roxy’s upstairs space, Kneecaps, the debut production from grassroots company the Moot Point Collective, working in association with Framework Theatre Company, bursts with ideas and opinions.

July 4, 2022 | By | Reply More
Enchanted April

Enchanted April

★★★★☆ Accomplished

There is a wistful nostalgia almost built in to Threepenny Theatricals’ Enchanted April, which is at the Church Hill Theatre until Saturday.

July 1, 2022 | By | Reply More