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The King and I
17 Jul
Reviews
Phil Willmott

Review: THE KING AND I at the London Palladium

Regular readers will know how much I was looking forward to this Broadway import. I saw the production at the Lincoln Centre in New York and, having once directed it myself, I was full of admiration for director Bartlett Sher, who made the storytelling so clear and the more old fashioned elements seem fresh and invigorated.

The King and IKelli O'Hara as Anna and Ken Watanabe as the King in The King and I.

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Barry Humphries’ Weimar Cabaret
16 Jul
Reviews
Tim Winter

Review: WEIMAR CABARET at the Barbican

Barry Humphries’ Weimar Cabaret The indefatigable Barry Humphries, having finally said goodbye to his beloved creation, Dame Edna Everage after 60 years in the spotlight is now embarking on his 'most difficult impersonation' - himself.

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Lehman trilogy
13 Jul
Reviews
Phil Willmott

Review: THE LEHMAN TRILOGY at the National Theatre

Lehman trilogy London theatre has already offered two theatrical marathons this year, THE INHERITANCE soon to return to the West End, and IMPERIUM, currently playing at the Gielgud Theatre. Both clock in at around seven hours. By comparison the LEHMAN TRILOGY at the National is a mere three and a half hours and can be viewed in a single performance.

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Me And My Girl
11 Jul
Reviews
Stuart King

Review: ME AND MY GIRL at the Chichester Festival Theatre

Me And My Girl This production seems almost certain to grace the West End in the run-up to Christmas. Chichester Festival Theatre has been riding the crest of a wave in recent years with a swathe of high profile London transfers (most notably productions of Stephen Sondheim’s Sweeney Todd and Gypsy), garnering awards, earning plaudits and generating phenomenal West End box office.

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It Happened in Key West
11 Jul
Reviews
Phil Willmott

Review: IT HAPPENED IN KEY WEST at the Charing Cross Theatre

It Happened in Key West Coming hot on the heels of KNIGHTS OF THE ROSE, the rock, juke box show about medieval romance at the Arts Theatre, comes another audaciously unconventional new musical, IT HAPPENED IN KEY WEST, which has just opened at the Charing Cross Theatre.

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