Jon Bausor

Bugsy Malone

Bugsy Malone

★★★☆☆ Goo Housekeeping

So you wanna see a musical? Then Edinburgh Playhouse has just that this week as Bugsy Malone roars into town, staying right through to Sunday.

November 16, 2022 | By | Reply More
James IV – Queen of The Fight

James IV – Queen of The Fight

★★★★☆ Resonant

James IV – Queen of The Fight at the Festival Theatre until Saturday and then on tour, is epic in scope and highly satisfying.

October 5, 2022 | By | Reply More
Bat Out of Hell

Bat Out of Hell

★★★★☆ The Bat is Back

Three weeks after the death of Meat Loaf, Bat Out Of Hell, the musical based on the album and songs that made him a household name, roars onto the Playhouse stage for a fortnight’s residency.

February 9, 2022 | By | Reply More
Bat Out Of Hell to Glasgow

Bat Out Of Hell to Glasgow

Scottish premiere for Glasgow King’s:

Bat Out Of Hell – The Musical, featuring Jim Steinman and Meatloaf’s greatest hits, gets its Scottish premiere at the Glasgow King’s in November 2020, with tickets on sale Today, Monday 9 December 2019.

December 9, 2019 | By | Reply More
The Band

The Band

★★★★★   Poptastic

Heart-warming and bursting with pop songs, The Band perfectly captures teenage fandom as Take That’s songs shine in this brand new musical at the Playhouse this week.

July 11, 2018 | By | Reply More
The James Plays

The James Plays

The James Plays Trilogy: ★★★★☆
Eighteen months after their first outing, the National Theatre of Scotland’s production of the James Plays trilogy remains a theatrical event worth anybody’s time and money.

February 7, 2016 | By | 3 Replies More
The James Plays – An Overview

The James Plays – An Overview

★★★★☆ Event theatre
The confidence, skill and sheer brass neck demonstrated in The James Plays mean that any drawbacks in individual parts are submerged in the feeling that this is an Event with a capital E. Not just in theatrical terms – although goodness knows they qualify on that score – but possibly culturally and historically too.

August 12, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More
James I: The Key Will Keep the Lock

James I: The Key Will Keep the Lock

★★★★☆ Historic
The high energy and dramatic power of James I: The Key Will Keep the Lock brings history into sharp focus and provides a fitting start to Rona Munro’s trilogy: the James Plays.

August 12, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More