Andrew Sheridan’s play adaptation of Wuthering Heights, casts a new light on Emily Bronte’s classic novel. Showing the incredibly moving story of Cathy (Rakhee Sharma) and Heathcliff (Alex Austin) as they are caught up in the futility of their own love for one another. Set in a desolate house on the Yorkshire moors, it captures the tragic tale of love, jealousy and hatred. This brand new epic production opened at the Royal Exchange to almost a full house and here is what I thought of it...
Last night I braved the storm and moonwalked into the Palace Theatre, ready and excited to see the brand-new UK Tour of 'Thriller Live!' 'Thriller Live!' is a concert revue celebrating the music and life of Michael Jackson; starting from his Jackson 5 debut to Off the Wall, Thriller and Bad Albums and every other important event from his career. Going into this show I didn't really know what to expect however once it started I was assured that this is going to be something incredible!
Is the pantomime season finally finished? ... Oh no it isn't! North West Theatre Company (NWTAC) are back this year with their traditional pantomime telling the classical story of Puss in Boots with a twist... a VERY camp twist! The story follows Colin and his beloved cat; Puss. A mysterious blind cobbler rewards Puss' kindness by giving him a pair of magic boots, turning him into Puss In Boots! Soon Colin and Puss find themselves on a big adventure trying to save Princess Rosalind from a big Ogre!
Grandpa's Great Escape Live! is a brand-new family show based on the book of the same title by David Walliams. The show tells the story of Jack's Grandpa with dementia still believing that World War II hasn't ended and longing to re-live his past. When his family can no longer look after him he is moved to an old people’s home called Twilight Towers and things start getting nasty there. Jack and his Grandpa need to find a way to escape so they go on a new adventure, or should I say mission, and try to make a daring escape.