A word from the stalls

Miriam Nemmaoui chats to an audience member who is left feeling nostalgic by Anna Karenina

Credit: Aleksandra Cywinska

What were you expecting from this production?

A musical with a Russian flavour. A gifted cast of student musicians and actors. Something that would take me back to my student days.

Has it delivered?

Enthusiastically!

Highlight of the production?

The Russian song and dance were amazing, and the song ‘That Is What’s Expected from a Woman’.

Describe the production in 3 words.

Enjoyable night out!

What would you change?

More passion was needed in some of the dancing pieces.

Fittest cast member?

The guy playing the old man was adorable (Matthew Jackson).

Marks out of 10?

A solid 8.