Shrek The Musical – 12 November 2019, Lyceum Theatre Review by Peter Taranaski. “At the Lyceum this blustery, stormy November we got the chance to walk through a fairytale forest, a landscape bursting with song and synchronised dancing all underneath a musical green glow. Rather than the green associated with highly regarded musical “Wicked” we […]

I Want My Mummy – 29 October 2019, Montgomery Theatre, Sheffield Review by Claire Chapman. “For my first review and return to the theatre since giving birth to my first child, I not only chose a children’s show but also one whose title I prayed was not a summary of my boyfriend’s evening of looking […]

Top five shows to see in Sheffield this October We can’t believe it’s October already, but the month isn’t all about Halloween and hibernation. Here’s our top five shows to see in Sheffield this October, in date order: Grace Petrie – 12 October, Leadmill A talented singer songwriter from my hometown of Leicester, who is […]

Wind in the Willows – 19 June 2019, Montgomery Theatre, Sheffield ***** As a fan of Kenneth Grahame’s classic children’s novel growing up and on the verge of becoming a mother myself, I was delighted to be in the audience for the Yorkshire premier of the Wind in the Willows musical. The new musical, by […]

Babes in the Wood – 17 January 2019, Montgomery Theatre, Sheffield Christmas might be behind us but panto season is still in full swing in Sheffield so we were delighted that the first show we reviewed of 2019 was the rarely performed but delightfully told panto story of Babes in the Woods. Performing by the […]

Top five shows to see this January Happy New Year! In 2019 we will be continuing to recommend in advance our top five shows to see each month in Sheffield, starting with, of course, January, in date order, alongside our reviews throughout the month. Babes in the Wood – 11 to 19 January, Montgomery Theatre […]