Behind-the-Scenes and Review: Miss Saigon

The heat is most definitely on as Miss Saigon has arrived at the Birmingham Hippodrome on the second stop of its UK tour. Claude-Michel Schönberg and Alain Boublil’s epic musical, based on the opera Madame Butterfly and set against the backdrop of the Vietnam War, has thrilled audiences for 28 years and shows no signs … Continue reading Behind-the-Scenes and Review: Miss Saigon

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Movie and Television Actors on the Stage

The last 18 months have seen an extraordinary amount of television and movie stars take to the West End and Broadway stages. On the West End, Amber Riley has embodied the role of Effie White in the first ever London production of Dreamgirls. Meanwhile on Broadway, Bette Midler has taken on the infamous matchmaker Dolly … Continue reading Movie and Television Actors on the Stage

Review: Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Cast: Martha – Imelda Staunton George – Conleth Hill Honey – Imogen Poots Nick – Luke Treadaway Edward Albee’s legendary 1962 play Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? is currently playing at the Harold Pinter Theatre in London. Directed by James MacDonald and starring celebrated actress Imelda Staunton, fresh from her recent triumph in Stephen Sondheim’s … Continue reading Review: Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?