This is dramatization of one of the most powerful and widely read novels of the 20th Century. As a snap shot of racial tension in 1930's Alabama it's still widely taught as an introduction to the inequality and injustice Americans of colour still face today. It's also a storming court room drama, inhabited by vivid characters that will have you on the edge of your seat with suspense if you don't already know the outcome.
These shows are popular. So much so that they are returning to the London stage for another run! We tell you all you need to know about them in this section: what they are about, what's their stories, their stars and creative teams, what customers say about them, who they're for, where they're playing and a few interesting facts for good measure.
All About TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD
By Phil Willmott Monday, February 22 2021, 21:02
ANYTHING GOES could be just the pick-me-up we need right now
By Phil Willmott Thursday, February 18 2021, 09:04
With more star casting just announced and performances scheduled for June 15th – August 22nd at the Barbican Theatre it's time to look forward to this riot of classic musical comedy from its golden age. With a masterful score of wit and infectious tunes by the legendary songwriter Cole Porter it first opened triumphantly on Broadway way back in 1934 and it's been dusted down and revived constantly to great acclaim ever since.
The life and Music of Tina Turner Returns to Light up the West End
By Phil Willmott Wednesday, February 10 2021, 20:19
All About JERSEY BOYS
By Phil Willmott Monday, February 8 2021, 11:28
The boys are back in town! One of the most popular West End and Broadway musicals of recent years, JERSEY BOYS will be leading the roll out of returning shows at the Trafalgar Theatre when London emerges from Covid restrictions. It’s the story of how a blue collar pop group rose from humble beginnings in New Jersey to become one of the best loved bands in history with one of pop’s most iconic sounds.
All About WICKED
By Phil Willmott Wednesday, January 27 2021, 09:57
One of the West End’s major success stories of the modern era, Wicked is the long- running hit at the Apollo Victoria, that tells the back story of the witches from the Wizard of Oz. Featuring a stirring and catchy musical score it’s also a poignant coming of age story that celebrates how teenage misfits can grow to up to topple an oppressive regime.
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