Burlesque is having a rebirth. No longer is the art of strip tease and pole dancing performed in secret, behind the closed doors of ‘Gentlemen Only’ clubs, but it is becoming the 21st century, twenty-something girl’s choice if leisure, fitness and confidence building. It, of course, wouldn’t be long before London’s West End caught up with this craze and produced a West End style burlesque show to brighten up a grey, breezy March evening. Miss Polly Rae is the headliner, followed dutifully by … [Read more...]
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I will admit that I was a little skeptical about seeing Legally Blonde – The Musical as the film is not on my list of favourites. In fact I remember being heavily persuaded to watch the film one evening as part of a girls’ night in whilst working at Disneyland in Paris. Despite this however, I had heard some very good reviews about the musical and wanted to give it a try. I also have a friend in the chorus and obviously wanted to see her. As soon as you walk into the theatre, the atmosphere … [Read more...]
Romeo and Juliet: English National Ballet - London Coliseum Romeo: Arionel Vargas, Juliet: Erina Takahashi Mercutio: Juan Rodríguez , Tybalt: James Streeter I have been a fan and a follower of English National Ballet since I was seven when I was taken to my first production of The Nutcracker and subsequently have seen their production every Christmas since. I first saw ENB’s Romeo and Juliet when I was a teenager ‘in the round’ at the Royal Albert Hall and have been captivated ever … [Read more...]