Matilda the Musical

Good News For ABBA Fans (Well, Half)

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 03.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

ABBA fans, hanging on for dear life to any news of a reunion in the offing, will be relieved to hear that, at least, the males of the outfit have no p...

The Name's Beige... Lenny Beige

Jason Holmes | Posted 26.01.2014 | UK Comedy
Jason Holmes

It is time to reacquaint ourselves with Steve Furst, a man who made his comedy bones back in the 1990s, doing his first stand-up at 23 and subsequently working with Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer in Catterick and alongside Matt Lucas and David Walliams in Little Britain.

RSC Boss: 'Theatre Is A Sexist World'

PA | Posted 11.07.2012 | Home

The Royal Shakespeare Company's outgoing artistic director has warned against deeper cuts to the arts and lamented the unequal footing for women in Br...

Four Matildas Triumph At Olivier Awards 2012 (PICTURES)

PA/Huffington Post | Posted 15.06.2012 | Home

Matilda the Musical swept the boards at the Olivier Awards, with its "four little miracles" in the title role sharing the limelight and the gongs. ...

Is Tim Minchin's Matilda the Saviour of British Musicals?

Charlotte Skeoch | Posted 24.03.2012 | UK Entertainment
Charlotte Skeoch

I don't think it's wildly hyperbolic to suggest that musical theatre is generally regarded as the arse-end of all culture. Like the happy-go-lucky mongrel among a snooty pack of pedigrees, dragged on a leash by their oddball ringmaster, Andrew Lloyd Webber; they tend to get it wrong more times than they get it right.

Caroline Frost

Tim Minchin: 'I Don't Need Punchlines'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 24.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

Tim Minchin is worried that he'll take too long to answer each question (he has form, apparently). Nonetheless, we proceed tentatively to the first......