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Preview: RENT

I wouldn’t consider myself the biggest fan of the 2005 film RENT. I know, I know – I’m a bad musical theatre fan. But...

Preview: Hero-Man

How flawed are the moral dynamics in children’s superhero cartoons, and can we critique them through the medium of rock opera? These...

Review: Merrily We Roll Along at the Oxford Playhouse

Merrily We Roll Along begins with a bang – the peak of Franklin Shepard’s career as a Hollywood producer while he relaxes (and...

Review: Chicago

Cecelia Wang reviews Jazz Hands Productions 'Chicago' at the Keble O'Reilly.

Interview: ‘How To Use A Washing Machine’

In the cosy nook of an Oxford hostelry is where Georgie Botham and Joe Davies brainstormed into existence ‘How To Use A Washing Machine’. Little did they know, in Oxford in 2018, that their newly penned and composed musical would also then progress to a national tour. Imogen Harter-Jones interviews them to find out about their experience.
A woman and man stand facing each other with a clock in the background.

Review: What Comes After – ‘one of the most effortlessly flowing...

Wonderful set design, music, and performance make for a beautiful new song cycle by Máth Roberts
Lola from Kinky boots centre stage with shoe models either side.

Review: Kinky Boots – ‘a poignant message amongst the glitter and...

This touring production of Cyndi Lauper's celebratory musical seems a fitting show for LGBT History Month

Made in Dagenham Review – ‘a fight that will affect women...

Daanial Isaaq Chaudhry finds the latest Playhouse production completely compelling
A group of actors in the musical Made in Dagenham mid-song, each with their right fist in the air

Preview: Made in Dagenham

A cheerful rendition of 'Payday' and some impressive character analysis make for a stunningly professional fifth week production.

Review: Hadestown – from myth to musical

The National Theatre's musical work-in-progress proves to be a charming retelling of the story of Orpheus and Eurydice