Read more about the article REVIEW: Rebecca the Musical, Charing Cross Theatre (2023)
Richard Carson as Max de Winter and Lauren Carson as I or the Second Mrs de Winter. (Photo: Mark Senior)

REVIEW: Rebecca the Musical, Charing Cross Theatre (2023)

Rebecca Loses the Plot “Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again.”Opening Line from Daphne du Maurier's novel Rebecca It is hard to go past the opening line of…

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Adam Bailey as Bob Gaudio, Ben Joyce as Frankie Valli, Benjamin Yates as Tommy De Vito and Karl James Wilson as Nick Massi (Photo: Darren Bell)

REVIEW: Jersey Boys, Trafalgar Theatre (2021)

Although Jersey Boys is a musical made up of a back catalogue, and what a back catalogue it is, it has a good content of interesting biographical detail about these remarkable singers which drives the show. Tommy De Vito (Benjamin Yates) is the driving force getting the group together and recruiting the amazing Frankie Castelluccio (Ben Joyce) with his incredible falsetto voice. He changed his name to Frankie Valley and later to the more Italian ending Valli after a Texan hillbilly singer, Jean Valli.

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