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Buyer & Cellar @ Menier Chocolate Factory (REVEW)

I am an Ugly Betty fan in every way and I am not ashamed to admit it. It wasn’t a guilty pleasure for me when it was on TV; instead I’d tell pretty much anyone I could that I was watching it. 950 more words

Review – Buyer and Cellar, Menier Chocolate Factory, 22nd March 2015

For the second time in six months, Mrs Chrisparkle and I attended the Menier Chocolate Factory to see a one-man one-act (no interval) American comedy play about a chap working in an unusual environment. 1,174 more words

Chris Sparkle

London Comer Cynthia Erivo Will Join Jennifer Hudson In Broadway's 'Color Purple' Revival

Erivo will reprise her performance as Celie when director (and this time designer, as well) John Doyle brings his scaled-down Menier Chocolate Factory production to Broadway’s Bernard B. 128 more words


Review - Buyer & Cellar, Menier Chocolate Factory

If, like us, you’re of a certain age and/or have a cultural consciousness that includes the likes of David Geffen, Cloris Leachman, Doris Roberts, Mildred Pierce… 424 more words


Carly Bawden

The delightful Carly Bawden has just finished playing a failed murderer in the London revival of Stephen Sondheim’s 1990 ensemble cabaret Assassins at the Menier Chocolate Factory. 248 more words


Assassins - Menier Chocolate Factory

The Menier has time and time again proved itself to be the centre of all things Sondheim in London. Add current directorial man of the moment Jamie Lloyd into the mix and you know that this notoriously inaccessible piece will not only find itself an audience but will be something very special to. 465 more words

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Everything about Assassins is right! (REVIEW)

After leaving a showing of ‘Merrily We Roll Along’ half way through, and struggling to warm to ‘Into The Woods’ when I saw an amateur production last December, I was starting to think that Stephen Sondheim’s musicals just weren’t my cup of tea. 1,396 more words