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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

‘Great introduction to mystery drama’: THE FAMOUS FIVE: A NEW MUSICAL – Mold ★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

The Famous Five – A New Musical, a collaboration between Chichester Festival Theatre and Theatr Clwyd, brings a fresh vibe that sees writer Elinor Cook and director Tamara Harvey concentra…

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Tuesday, September 27, 2022

‘This is outstanding’: THE BOOK THIEF: A NEW MUSICAL – Bolton ★★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

The Octagon Theatre is currently home to the world premiere of the new musical based on the novel by Markus Zusak, The Book Thief. The play begins with an introduction from our Narrator, pla…

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Sunday, September 25, 2022

‘You will still jump out of your seat’: 2:22 – A GHOST STORY – Criterion Theatre ★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

It is a testament to Danny Robins’ 2:22 – A Ghost Story at the Criterion Theatre that many people go back for a second viewing – this is lots of fun as you try to spot what is going on…

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Sunday, September 18, 2022

‘Simply beautiful’: THE COLOR PURPLE – Touring ★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

From great American novel to star-casted film to Tony Award-nominated Broadway musical, Alison Walker’s The Color Purple has seen many formats over the years. A hard-hitting musical at the…

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Tuesday, September 13, 2022

‘Highly entertaining evening’: TRUMP L’OEIL – Upstairs at the Gatehouse by Fairy Powered Productions

Trump L’Oeil is a musical romp through the Trump years, played for laughs and employing many different theatrical genres to create the full effect of the chaos of the time. Drawing on surr…

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Sunday, September 11, 2022

’An excellent adaptation’: DEMON DENTIST – Touring ★★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

This is the premiere of David Walliams’ Demon Dentist, presented by Birmingham Stage Company, one of the leading producers of quality theatre for children and families.

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Monday, September 5, 2022

‘As clever, funny & heartbreaking as ever’: PERSEPHONE – Brockley Jack Studio Theatre ★★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

Arrows & Traps’ outstanding online films of reimagined Greek myths were a joy during the pandemic, and you should not miss the chance to see Persephone live on stage at the Brockley Ja…

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Sunday, September 4, 2022

‘Something for everyone’: BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL – Touring ★★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

Beautiful charts the early years of Carole King from a 16 year old girl writing her first hit single, to her first solo concert in front of an audience at Carnegie Hall in June 1971. King wo…

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Saturday, September 3, 2022

‘Beautiful & insightful’: HAPPY MEAL – Touring ★★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

Happy Meal is a show about friendship, identity and is ultimately a heart-warming love story, a lot to pack into a show that is about an hour long. This delightful two-hander is labelled as …

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Monday, August 29, 2022

‘Highly entertaining, extremely relevant & very funny’: LONDON ZOO – Bread & Roses Theatre ★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

Farine Clarke’s sharp and scathing play London Zoo returns to the Bread & Roses for a well-deserved longer run. Even though the story is set at the turn of the millennium, the characte…

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Monday, August 15, 2022

’An absolute gem of a solo show’: AGE IS A FEELING – Edinburgh Festival Fringe ★★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

Hayley McGhee has created an absolute gem of a solo show in Age is a Feeling at Summerhall Anatomy Lecture Theatre, Edinburgh. A day after seeing it, some of the lines (and feelings evoked) …

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Saturday, August 13, 2022

‘Truly a thing of beauty’: Rob Madge: My Son’s a Queer (But What Can You Do?) – Edinburgh Festival Fringe ★★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

Coming of age biopic Rob Madge: My Son’s a Queer (But What Can You Do?) at the Underbelly George Square, Edinburgh is truly a thing of beauty, its life affirming and will leave you crying …

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Wednesday, August 10, 2022

‘Compelling, entertaining & thought-provoking’: MADE IN INDIA / BRITAIN – Edinburgh Festival Fringe ★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

Rinkoo Barpaga has created a fascinating and unsettling show in Made in India/Britain. An honest and clear-eyed exploration of his own experiences and reactions to navigating life as a deaf …

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Tuesday, August 2, 2022

‘Has never seemed more relevant than now’: JULIUS CAESAR – Touring ★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

The Globe Theatre’s production of William Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar begins with the news that Julius Caesar has defeated Pompey. Right from the start, the audience is required to be pa…

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Friday, July 29, 2022

‘It’s been worth the wait’: SISTER ACT – Eventim Apollo ★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

Incredibly anticipated by the theatre community and postponed due to Covid, Sister Act has certainly made the long wait worth it. Beverley Knight, Jennifer Saunders, Keala Settle and Lizzie…

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Thursday, July 28, 2022

‘Wickedly funny & inappropriate in almost every way’: THE BOOK OF MORMON – Touring ★★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

There is nothing that will prepare you for The Book Of Mormon, famously created (book, music and lyrics) by the minds behind South Park. Without knowledge of the plot, there is an expectatio…

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Monday, July 18, 2022

‘Delivers a rollicking good time’: MILLENNIALS – The Other Palace ★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

What I can safely say about Millennials at The Other Palace is that Elliot Clay has produced a collection of irresistible musical earworms, some rousing, some boppy, a couple reflective, all…

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Saturday, July 16, 2022

‘Thought-provoking show’: REPORT TO AN ACADEMY – Old Red Lion ★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

If you’re familiar with Franz Kafka, you’ll be aware of the themes so often present in his work: isolation, alienation, mental and physical struggle – the epitome of ‘Kafkaesque’. …

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Monday, July 11, 2022

‘This is what theatre is all about’: A-TYPICAL RAINBOW – Turbine Theatre ★★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

A-Typical Rainbow is a play written, and starring, JJ Green and produced by Aria Entertainment. The play will run at the Turbine Theatre until 7 August before hopefully being picked up to co…

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Saturday, July 9, 2022

‘A fitting tribute to Sondheim’: A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC – Leeds ★★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

Co-produced by Leeds Playhouse and Opera North, A Little Night Music, Stephen Sondheim’s musical bittersweet comedy, returns to the Leeds Playhouse after it made its debut last summer.

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Sunday, July 3, 2022

‘Two spectacular performances’: Switch_MCR Double Bill – Manchester ★★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

Switch_MCR are a Manchester-based theatre company creating new and exciting accessible work. The company was founded by Royal Exchange Young Company members and is now one of the biggest ind…

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Sunday, June 26, 2022

‘Some shows are just meant to be experienced in bigger numbers’: Unfortunate: The Untold Story of Ursula The Sea Witch – Underbelly Festival ★ by Fairy Powered Productions

Underbelly Festival is currently home to Unfortunate: The Untold Story of Ursula the Sea Witch and promises to be brimming with dark comedy, blue eyeshadow and a myriad double entendres.

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Thursday, June 23, 2022

‘Be prepared to laugh & cry’: DIVERSIFICATIONS – Old Red Lion ★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

Life is complicated, relationships especially so, and Natalie Ekberg’s new play Diversifications at the Old Red Lion offers valuable insights into how the decisions we make can affect both.

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Sunday, June 19, 2022

’An extraordinary debut’: THE BLUE HOUSE – Blue Elephant Theatre ★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

The trio of characters in Gaia Fay Lambert’s beautiful debut play The Blue House at the Blue Elephant Theatre live in the same house but are all crippled by loneliness and grief. Lambert�…

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Friday, June 17, 2022

‘There are some fascinating stories here’: OFFSIDE – Touring ★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

Women’s football today and in the past is the basic framework for Sabrina Mahfouz and Hollie McNish’s play Offside, but mental health, intrusive journalism, racism, coming out, parenting…

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Sunday, June 12, 2022

‘Offers spectacle & wonder in every musical number’: ANYTHING GOES – Touring & London by Fairy Powered Productions

Featuring Oliver Award-winning talent in the form of Denis Lawson and Simon Callow, as well as musical theatre royalty such as Kerry Ellis and Bonnie Langford, this energising performance of…

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Wednesday, June 8, 2022

‘The ultimate feel-good comedy’: SOME MOTHERS DO ‘AVE ‘EM – Touring ★★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

The ultimate feel-good comedy, Some Mothers Do ’Ave ’Em is wonderfully entertaining with gags galore and innuendos, matched with a great script and a brilliant and talented cast.

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Monday, June 6, 2022

‘A refreshingly unsensational play about consent & coercion’: THE COLLAB – The Space ★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

Written in response to revelations about social media influencers, and playing in the aftermath of the Heard/Depp trial by TikTok, Lauren Morley’s The Collab is a refreshingly unsensationa…

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Tuesday, May 31, 2022

‘Unashamedly energetic & in your face’: LEGALLY BLONDE – Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre ★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

Legally Blonde is the freshest, frothiest and funniest pick-me-up in theatre. With a wonderfully diverse company, Regent Park Theatre’s production is joyous from the opening chords.

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Tuesday, May 24, 2022

‘A memorably murderous evening out’: MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS – Chichester ★★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

Murder On The Orient Express at Chichester Festival Theatre is first class entertainment, packed with mystery, intrigue and standout performances. A memorably murderous evening out, highly r…

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‘Laced with subtle morals, themes & messages’: NOW IS GOOD – Chester ★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

Directed by Joyce Branagh, Chester Storyhouse Theatre hosts the word premiere of Tim Firth’s brand new musical Now Is Good. In all, this play is something very different. It is laced with …

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All that Chat

May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards