Hotel Café Royal

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Hotel Café Royal is a five-star hotel located on the Mayfair side of Soho. Located within the grandeur of Regent Street, an imposing façade behind which a hotel of refine and sophistication resides. I had my birthday here a few years ago around the time JPR Media Group did their launch, right before the launch... Read more »

Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

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Last time the Edward Albee show Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf was in London it was at the Shaftesbury Avenue with Kathleen Turner as the booze-fueled, husband hating Martha. It sounds like perfect casting to me, but I never got to see it. This year the show is on at The Harold Pinter Theatre with the... Read more »

Death Takes A Holiday

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Death literally does take a holiday in this musical version of the play that inspired 'Meet Joe Black'. This European premiere reaches Charing Cross Theatre after starting in New York off-Broadway in 2011. Reuniting artistic director Thom Southerland with composer and lyricist Maury Yeston, who also wrote the score for ‘Titanic’, which Southerland directed at Charing... Read more »

Thriller Live

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Thriller Live is a genuine crowd-pleaser and the legacy of Michael Jackson is such that it is a show for all ages, colours and nationalities at the Lyric Theatre, London to celebrate his incredible repertoire. The show has become a living memorial to him, and there's even a plaque in the theatre's foyer now marking... Read more »

Kinky Boots

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Now in its second year in London's West End, Kinky Boots remains one of the most uplifting musical in London. After opening on Broadway in 2013 where it went on to win the Tony Award for Best Musical, Kinky Boots features a score by Grammy® and Tony® winning pop icon Cyndi Lauper, with a book... Read more »

Wicked

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Based on Gregory Maguire’s novel of the same name, Wicked tells the cleverly put together untold story of the witches of Oz that we know and love from the tale of The Wizard of Oz. The show has been a major hit in London since 2006 at The Apollo Victoria Theatre and the production is... Read more »