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Review: Christopher Wheeldon’s Cinderella, Palace Theatre, Manchester

October 18, 2019 Comments Off on Review: Christopher Wheeldon’s Cinderella, Palace Theatre, Manchester

It takes a particular kind of grace to be captivating while performing the role of a spiteful drunk.

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Theatre Review: Curtains, Palace Theatre, Manchester

October 11, 2019 Comments Off on Theatre Review: Curtains, Palace Theatre, Manchester

A musical whodunnit, penned by John Kander and Fred Ebb, the redoubtable team behind Cabaret and Chicago, and starring the likeable comedian Jason Manford who has come a long way from collecting glasses at Manchester’s Buzz comedy and music club, Curtains has, on the face of it, got a lot going for it.

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Win a pair of tickets to All I Want for Christmas is Attention! with BenDeLaCreme and Jinkx Monsoon

October 1, 2019 Comments Off on Win a pair of tickets to All I Want for Christmas is Attention! with BenDeLaCreme and Jinkx Monsoon

Win a pair of tickets to All I Want for Christmas is Attention! with BenDeLaCreme and Jinkx Monsoon at the Palace Theatre in Manchester. 

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Theatre Review: 9 to 5 The Musical, Palace Theatre, Manchester

September 18, 2019 Comments Off on Theatre Review: 9 to 5 The Musical, Palace Theatre, Manchester

I am a Dolly Parton superfan.

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Review: The Book of Mormon, Palace Theatre, Manchester

June 13, 2019 Comments Off on Review: The Book of Mormon, Palace Theatre, Manchester

Written by the South Park team of Trey Parker and Matt Stone with Avenue Q’s Robert Lopez, The Book Of Mormon arrives at Manchester’s Palace amid the sort of hype that has made it a very hot ticket indeed, with most of the fuss seeming to be about how ground-breakingly outrageous, but hilariously funny, the show is.

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Review: Wicked, Palace Theatre, Manchester

December 7, 2018 Comments Off on Review: Wicked, Palace Theatre, Manchester

I could quibble.

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Theatre Review: Matilda – The Musical, Palace Theatre, Manchester

September 21, 2018 Comments Off on Theatre Review: Matilda – The Musical, Palace Theatre, Manchester

Eight years ago, I snagged tickets to Matilda: The Musical at Stratford-upon-Avon’s Courtyard Theatre.

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Review: Madagascar The Musical, Palace Theatre, Manchester

August 20, 2018 Comments Off on Review: Madagascar The Musical, Palace Theatre, Manchester

The kids love it. They shriek, they cackle, and – to the insistent cue of I Like To Move It – they dance in their seats.

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Review: Miss Saigon, Palace Theatre, Manchester

March 25, 2018 Comments Off on Review: Miss Saigon, Palace Theatre, Manchester

A word of advice: don’t go and see Miss Saigon if you’ve had a big tea.

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Review: The Commitments, Palace Theatre, Manchester

March 29, 2017 Comments Off on Review: The Commitments, Palace Theatre, Manchester

It’s unlike me to be picky or to sound even vaguely like a music bore, but it doesn’t reflect well on any production when the programme is full of all sorts of howlers.

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