Matilda The Musical
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
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.
The Royal Shakespeare Company's outgoing artistic director has warned against deeper cuts to the arts and lamented the unequal
Matilda the Musical swept the boards at the Olivier Awards, with its "four little miracles" in the title role sharing the
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.
Tim Minchin is worried that he'll take too long to answer each question (he has form, apparently). Nonetheless, we proceed