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Yamato Taiko Drummers in Bristol

A couple of weeks ago I went to see Yamato, a taiko (太鼓) troupe from Japan, perform at the Hippodrome in Bristol. I’ve seen lots of taiko performances before, and I think I’ve seen Yamato perform once before in London, but I’m always excited to see another taiko performance. 173 more words


The Sound of Music Story book review

The myriad of decisions, events and talents that miraculously combined to create beloved film The Sound of Music is lovingly and insightfully described in Tom Santopietro… 748 more words


Patrice Tipoki: A Musical Heart album review

Having already appeared in enough musicals to fill her debut album with career highlights, Patrice Tipoki shares the enormous breadth of her talent in the new release… 517 more words


The King and I review [Broadway 2015]

The jewel in the crown of the current Broadway season, Rodgers and Hammerstein treasure The King and I gleams in a ravishing revival. The vision of esteemed director Bartlett Sher and team, in combination with the luminous talents of the cast, represents the current pinnacle of theatrical achievement. 775 more words


It Shoulda Been You review [Broadway]

A triumph of great casting over moderate material, It Shoulda Been You is a breezy, old-fashioned comedy that is as pleasant as it is forgettable. 430 more words


Gigi review [Broadway 2015]

Frothy as the finest champagne and glittering like the most precious emerald, Gigi makes a welcome return to the Broadway stage. 599 more words


Doctor Zhivago review [Broadway]

From a source rich for musicalisation, epic historical romance Doctor Zhivago arrives on Broadway in the same sweeping, dramatically charged production that was seen in Australia. 572 more words