An American in Paris was a few hours of irresistibly danceable tunes and swirling skirts. A mix-up of jazz-driven tap and modern ballet. It is taken from a classic musical film, but I hadn’t seen that before I went into the theatre, although I’m tempted to hire it to watch at home one night. 99 more words
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Jim Steinman’s musical will return to London, playing at the Dominion Theatre from the 2nd April 2018.
Having recently won The Evening Standard Radio 2 Audience Award for Best Musical, Bat Out of Hell will play at the Dominion Theatre from the 2nd April 2018, following a critically acclaimed run at the London Coliseum earlier this year. 290 more words
Christopher Wheeldon’s hit production based on the classic Gene Kelly film has announced a second extension until April 2018.
The production, playing at the Dominion Theatre, has extended its West End run and is now booking until the 28th April 2018 having received a number of five star reviews from critics and ecstatically received by audiences since opening earlier this year. 314 more words
A couple of weeks ago I went with my mum to watch An American in Paris! It was very exciting (as the theatre always is) and I loved it. 384 more words
It’s a weird feeling. I’m not usually one to dislike a piece of musical theatre. So far, immersing myself in the world of jazz hands, belting high notes and extraordinary tap routines, has been a joy at every turn. 329 more words
In An American in Paris, Christopher Wheeldon one-ups Hollywood’s musical-film hit La La Land with a musical-theatre-ballet triple threat.
The story follows an American GI Jerry Mulligan played by the fantastic Robert Fairchild in a post-war Paris, as he pursues Lise, played by Leanne Cope, a ballet dancer reluctant to receive his affection. 317 more words
The Search is on in London’s West End today for the next star of the stage. A brand new musical about Cilla Black held open auditions at the Dominion Theatre this morning and we popped along to check out the competition. 388 more words