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07th Feb 2015


Seventy years after the liberation of Auschwitz, lecturer and author Dr. Lisa Peschel and the University of York presented a series of theatrical works that had been written in the...

18th Nov 2014

MIMETIC FESTIVAL 2014 – The Vaults, London.

The Mimetic Festival team have transformed The Vaults into a stylish setting for what looks to be a fantastic festival of devised and physical Theatre, cabaret and puppetry, comprised of...

13th Sep 2014

JOCK: SCOTLAND ON TRIAL – Finborough Theatre, London.

The Finborough Theatre’s season themed around the independence referendum, Scotland Decides 2014, continues with this pair of excellent burlesques from writer and performer Alan Bissett. He has been one of...

02nd Sep 2014
briefs the second coming

BRIEFS THE SECOND COMING – London Wonderground, London.

Take six Australian hunks and one New Yorker of differing shapes and sizes, add a fierce portion of drag and mischievous masculinity, infuse with dancing, tumbling, juggling, acro-balancing, trapeze, hula...

27th Aug 2014

LILI LA SCALA – Pleasance Dome, Edinburgh.

Edinburgh Fringe Festival is filled with all sorts of cabaret, burlesque and vaudeville-style events but self-diagnosed “Drag queen in the body of a straight woman” Lili La Scala brings together...

27th Aug 2014

DIVALLUSION – Assembly Checkpoint, Edinburgh.

Christina Bianco is a YouTube sensation, with her variety of incredibly accurate impersonations, this little lady with the huge voice is definitely on her way to becoming a big star....

20th Aug 2014
sapphire soul

SAPPHIRE SOUL – Hippodrome Casino, London.

In a time when there are more Musical Theatre bands like Collabro than I can count, I was very sceptical heading to the Hippodrome to see the launch night for...

14th Aug 2014


What do you get when you find a man who is one of Broadway’s most experienced musicians (you name it, he’s played on it), a complete and self-confessed musicals geek...

29th Jun 2014
Sensual Dreams, Hippodrome Casino, London

SENSUAL DREAMS – Hippodrome Casino, London.

My first cabaret experience turned out to be Sensual Dreams in the Matcham Room at the Hippodrome Casino. Directed and choreographed by Ricardo Canadinas, this colourful Vaudeville inspired show is...

19th Jun 2014

ONE (MORE) NIGHT IN LONDON – St James Studio, London.

After a successful weekend of shows earlier this year, US partnership Brian Kerrigan (composer) and Kait Lowdermilk (lyricist) were once again invited back to the St. James to showcase their...

17th Jun 2014
black cat cabaret, london wonderground

BLACK CAT CABARET – London Wonderground, London.

Black Cat Cabaret is one of several productions taking residence in London’s Wonderland this summer on the Southbank.  You may be familiar with the giant upturned purple Udder Belly cow,...

05th Jun 2014
Kunst Rock, Soho Theatre, London

KUNST ROCK – Soho Theatre, London.

If you are itching to be stunned, bewildered and a tad frightened when exiting a performance, then look no further than the satirical rock duo Die Roten Punkte and their...