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Review: Blood Brothers 29-10-22 – Liverpool Empire by Tiffany Chevis Approaching its 40th year of professional performances, Blood Brothers remains a powerful and iconic musical imbedded in the memories of thousands. Themes of unemployment, desperation, and a stark contrast between the haves and have-nots, feels all the more poignant against the current economic backdrop. But […]

It’s Halloween on Matinee Gareth Evans plays his pick of the greatest shows for Halloween!  

Mary Bridget Davies is in A Room Of One’s Own 54 Below, Broadway’s Supper Club, presents Tony Award nominee Mary Bridget Davies in a concert reading of Virginia Woolf’s ‘A Room of One’s Own’ – a play with original music, on November 5th, 2021 at 7:00 pm. A Room of One’s Own is both a […]

Back to the Future – on Broadway 21-10-22 Lead producer Colin Ingram, together with Robert Zemeckis and Bob Gale, the creators of the Back To The Future film trilogy celebrated ‘Back to the Future Day’ by announcing the Broadway premiere of Back To the Future the Musical.  Performances will begin at Broadway’s Winter Garden Theatre (1634 Broadway) […]

Musicals: Issue #1 Has Arrived 21-10-22 The Mark Allen Group has launched Musicals magazine this weekend, the only consumer title in print to embrace and celebrate this incredibly diverse genre on an international scale – and we are loving it on Matinee! Musicals magazine is a celebration of all things Musical Theatre, with a focus […]

Review: Jersey Boys 19-10-22 by Tiffany Chevis at Manchester Opera House What do you get when you mix mob debts, an impressive lead falsetto, and rhinestone-covered lapels? It can only be the remarkable rise, and chaotic fall, of the Jersey Boys. Harking back to a golden age where boyband’s dance moves were just as snappy […]

Carrie Hope Fletcher – An Open Book Actress, author, vlogger and award-winning West End sensation Carrie Hope Fletcher is heading out on her first ever UK tour. Carrie Hope Fletcher – An Open Book will see the musical theatre star play a series of unmissable theatre shows in May and June 2023. Performing songs from her […]

John Barrowman prepares to take Centre Stage 20-10-22 John Barrowman, one of the most popular musical theatre performers of his generation, will release his new album ‘Centre Stage’ on 11th November 2022 the Westway Music label. During his remarkable career, John has enjoyed huge success as an actor, singer, entertainer, presenter and TV judge. But […]

Rob Madge’s Super Friday: West End Transfer AND Album Release! 20-10-22 As Rob Madge transfers their award-winning autobiographical show, My Son’s a Queer (But What Can You Do?), to the West End, theatre music label Westway has released the original cast recording of the show through their Westway Original imprint. Physical copies of the My […]

MJ Is Coming To The UK 17-10-22 Producers Lia Vollack Productions and The Michael Jackson Estate have announced that the multiple Tony Award® winning Broadway musical MJ will open in the U.K. at the Prince Edward Theatre, London from March 2024. Tickets will go on sale in Spring 2023. Full booking details will be announced […]

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