As You Like It

Johanna Roberts  | 04 Jun 2016   ☆☆☆☆

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Dirty Dancing

Sandra Mangan  | 11 Aug 2016   ☆☆☆

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As the capacity audience filed out of the theatre after this premiere of the Dirty Dancing UK tour, I was under no illusions. They’d had The Time of Their Lives. So why was I feeling so deflated?   As I write this, the day afte...

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Footloose ☆☆☆☆

Blackpool Opera House

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The Red Shed ☆☆☆☆☆

Everyman Theatre , Liverpool

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