Northern Soul

Articles relating to: Palace Theatre Manchester

Laura Main as Princess Fiona and Steffan Harri as Shrek. Shrek the Musical. Credit Helen Maybanks

Review: Shrek The Musical, Palace Theatre, Manchester

January 19, 2018 Comments Off on Review: Shrek The Musical, Palace Theatre, Manchester

For me, musical theatre is what chocolate is to other people: a guaranteed pick-me-up.

Share Button
Read the full story..

BEAUTIFUL. Bronte Barbe 'Carole King'. Photo by Craig Sugden (2)

Beautiful: Northern Soul chats to Bronté Barbé about Carole King

November 30, 2017 Comments Off on Beautiful: Northern Soul chats to Bronté Barbé about Carole King

Name a female singer-songwriter from the past couple of decades.

Share Button
Read the full story..

Nancy & Beth

Review: Nancy & Beth, Palace Theatre, Manchester

April 25, 2017 Comments Off on Review: Nancy & Beth, Palace Theatre, Manchester

On paper, it sounds confusing. Two American women perform songs that span rap (Gucci Mane, Run DMC) country (George Jones) and tunes from classic songwriters (Joni Mitchell, Rufus Wainwright).

Share Button
Read the full story..

Funny Girl image by Johan Persson

Review: Funny Girl, Palace Theatre, Manchester

February 23, 2017 Comments Off on Review: Funny Girl, Palace Theatre, Manchester

I’ve been a huge fan of Sheridan Smith since her days in Runcorn-based sitcom Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps.

Share Button
Read the full story..