Reviews

Cinderella

I normally put my ‘go see’ at the end of the review, but today I will begin with it. Go and see this show; take the family, take the grandchildren, but don’t miss it. Having thoroughly enjoyed last year’s Duncan…
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Woman in Mind

The things that run through my mind in the aftermath of an evening at the theatre tend to influence how my review is crafted. Last night, I left the theatre and drove home with a lot if ‘is’s’ and ‘isn’ts’…
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Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow

Bitterly cold outside, gobos of falling snow on entering the performance space and festive music filling the venue all combine to set the tone for Maskers’ annual Christmas show in the intimate location of the Studio; with cabaret-style tables and…
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Sleeping with Beauty

What a difference 24 hours makes! Last night I was in an audience with a goodly proportion of children, watching a traditional panto with nothing more risqué than the occasional mild double entendre. Tonight it was what has become an…
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Peter Pan Jr

You know when you’re going to watch a production crafted by Disney that there will be an element of Show, together with a sprinkling of magic, and Debut Youth Theatre’s current production of the classic Peter Pan story is no…
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Jack and the Beanstalk

The Salisbury pantomime has always been a favourite with our family. It was an annual fixture in our children’s diaries and even now that they have long since flown the nest, Salisbury is still my wife’s and my venue of…
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