Author Archives: punctualsally

Crazy for You – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide Jamie Wilson, Gavin Kalin and The Watermill Theatre present Crazy for You Music and lyrics by George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin Book by Ken Ludwig Directed by Paul Hart Curve Theatre, Leicester … Continue reading

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Easy and cheesy, plus a take on a wedding cake

I often find myself in discussions with people about the joys of looking through the recipe books of long-missed and loved relatives, particularly grandmothers.  I enjoy their familiar, neat handwriting, the odd splatters of food all jumbled up with memories … Continue reading

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Fleabag – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide DryWrite and Soho Theatre present Fleabag by Phoebe Waller-Bridge directed by Vicky Jones Curve Theatre, Leicester Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s one-woman monologue Fleabag has been on one hec of a journey: first performed by Waller-Bridge at … Continue reading

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Love from a Stranger – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide Fiery Angel and Royal and Derogate Northampton present Agatha Christie’s Love From a Stranger by Agatha Christie and Frank Vesper directed by Lucy Bailey Curve Theatre, Leicester If you happen to have … Continue reading

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The Little Mermaid – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide Northern Ballet presents The Little Mermaid Director and choreography by David Nixon Music by Sally Beamish Curve Theatre, Leicester After Northern Ballet’s 2017 world première of its new ballet The Little Mermaid in Southampton, … Continue reading

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The Last Ship – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide Karl Sydow and Kathryn Schenker in association with Northern Stage present  The Last Ship Music and lyrics by Sting Book and director Lorne Campbell Royal and Derngate, Northampton Described as Sting’s “personal, … Continue reading

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The Siren Club – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide Curve Young Company presents The Siren Club Written and directed by Sarah Ingram Choreography by Melanie Knott and Darren Bennett Musical director Stephen Waterhouse (CYC) and Lucy Wass (RSA) “Let’s sing, dance … Continue reading

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