Mar 31, 2015
Nick sits with Robert Gordon to share their thoughts on Beautiful - the Carole King musical playing at the Aldwych Theatre, and the most unique (and amazing) production of Sweeney Todd that Nick has ever seen - now playing at Harrington's Pie and Mash on Shaftesbury Avenue. The world's first pop up pie production!
Mar 24, 2015
Thos discusses the new immersive musical version of Oscar Wilde’s Dorian Gray with its adapter and director, Dave Spencer – and finds subtext, seduction and symbolism. Add in Icarus, Jekyll and Hyde, Karl Marx and a few painful puns, and you’ve got an interesting hour in the company of one of Victorian fictions...
Mar 17, 2015
This week MusicalTalk again at Oh What A Lovely War – exploring why it’s a household name in the UK but not in America, and why there’s no equivalent musical of the show for the Second World War. Added to that, there’s a flashback from Philip Headley recounting the original 1963 production and a look at why the...
Mar 12, 2015
Thos and Tim catch the legendary British musical, Oh What A Lovely War, at its original 1963 venue, the Theatre Royal, Stratford East, just as it is about to go on national tour. Find out what they expected, what they got and what they thought of it all as they dissect and review this landmark show.
Mar 3, 2015
David Herzog returns to chat with Tim McArthur and other creatives involved in this cult American musical theatre piece, now playing at Above the Stag in London.