Tag: musical

Bare: A Glowing Review

Michele Theil gushes about MTS’ Main Term Production, Bare: A Pop Opera.

Review: Love Island The Musical

Tongue in cheek and not afraid to pack a punch, this year’s MTS Variations, Love Island: The Musical does not disappoint. Emma Halahan, a Variations veteran herself, reports:

Les Miserables…Today!

Timeless and loveable, Kyriakos Kosta discusses Les Miserables and its impact on today’s society.

Life is a Cabaret, Old Chum

Michele Theil reviews MTS’ Main Term Show, Cabaret, an amazing musical with interesting themes.

RHUL hits the Fringe: Singing on Skid Row

Michele Theil heads up to Edinburgh to review an old-school musical with a wonderful cast and crew.

Dreamgirls: A Dream Come True

Dreamgirls, a brilliant musical that opened in October 2016 at The Savoy Theatre on the West End stars Glee’s Amber Riley and tells the story of a group of African American singers in the 1960s trying to make a name for themselves. I had the opportunity to see Dreamgirls last month at the Savoy theatre […]

‘La La Land’ and The Vintage Revival

Rhona Reed delves into ‘La La Land’ and the controversial topic of modern-day jazz. Should it be an experimental reinvention, or purely replicate the past? If La La Land proves anything – beyond the fact that Linus Sandgren’s cinematography is genius – it is that we cannot frown at today’s reinterpretations of classic trends. Purchasing […]

‘Lady Be Good’ made this lady feel good!

‘Lady Be Good’ made this lady feel good! Last night I was treated to the Savoy Opera Society’s main term show ‘Lady Be Good’, music and book by George and Ira Gershwin, directed by Monte Marché. It was the perfect start to my weekend. I was giggling and singing the songs all the way home! […]

MTS Presents ‘Bring It On’: From the Perspective of a Sideline Cheerleader.

Orbital’s Joanne Archer reviews Musical Theatre Society’s performance of Bring It On. Every time I watch MTS perform I laugh, I smile, and deep down I am envious of their superhuman talents. Bring It On was no exception to the rule. Walking through the SU main hall doors, I realised that this show was unconventional, […]

Film adaptation of Wicked announced to be released in 2019

The hit Broadway and West End musical Wicked is finally going to be made into a film, Universal Pictures has announced.