Posts Tagged ‘theatre’

REVIEW : Back to the Future – The Musical

by redshirtjamieon 21/02/2020
Let’s just get this out of the way. Nobody likes reboots. Nobody likes remakes, prequels or re-imaginings. Over the last decade we’ve seen films be pressed through the shiny Hollywood machine, only to tumble out the end capturing absolutely none of the original joy or spark of the source material. Every few years a rumour […]

Olivier Awards 2014

by TinkerTonkson 21/04/2014
Always eager to spread a little love to the cultured masses, this time last week I set off for London to attend the ever illustrious Olivier Awards 2014. I’ve been trying to get a theatre column on Geek Pride up off the ground for months now, and what better way to kick it off, than […]

As You Wish: The Princess Bride is set to hit the stage

by GuruMelon 25/02/2014
After first being rumoured in Variety last year, it seems that Disney Theatrical Productions will be going ahead with their stage adaptation of The Princess Bride. No details have emerged yet regarding who will be involved or whether we will be looking at a musical however Disney’s Alan Horn does sound pretty excited about the […]

Knightmare Live!

by GuruMelon 12/06/2013
  Welcome watchers of illusion to the castle of confusion! After the success of the Friday night showings of Knightmare on Challenge TV they have decided to take the show to Edinburgh this year! The live performance is being produced by Objective Talent (Derren Brown and Zoe Lyons) and stars Paul Flannery, Tom Bell and […]

Brilliant Adventures at the Manchester Royal ExchangeTheatre

by Becca Harperon 05/05/2013
    BRILLIANT ADVENTURES come to Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester, this May. Written by Alistair McDowell and directed by Caroline Steinbeis this adventure weaves a tale of two brothers, dirty deeds and breaking the laws of physics. Here is the official press release: [box_light] The world premiere of Bruntwood Prize-winning play BRILLIANT ADVENTURES by Alistair McDowall […]