Royal Variety Performance: Wizard of Oz

Now, I have to say that in the past I have not championed the upcoming West End show, Wizard of Oz, one tiny bit. I don’t like the idea of trying to revive it in the usual 18 month flash-in–pan way that these reality shows tend to produce, and I dislike the idea of there […]

REVIEW: End Of The Rainbow [Trafalgar Studios]

It’s a rather rainy, dismal night in London, and I find myself writing this review exactly as one probably should, wrapped up in my duvet, I have an old reading lamp on, a glass of gin in one hand, and a bit of Judy on the sound system. I’m just back from seeing End Of […]

Over The Rainbow – Alternates

With all of the ‘Over The Rainbow’ love at the moment, thanks to Lord Lloyd-Webber’s new casting show on the BBC, I thought that I’d take his opportunity to share some alternate Oz-esque loving with ya’ll! First up, the legendary Israel Kamakawiwo’Ole with his classic version of Over The Rainbow/What A Wonderful World: I remember […]