Read more about the article NEWS: South Pacific to come to London and tour UK (2022)
Julian Ovenden as Emile de Becque and Gina Beck as Nellie Forbush (Photo: Johan Persson)

NEWS: South Pacific to come to London and tour UK (2022)

Daniel Evans's production of South Pacific to Manchester, Sadler's Wells and tour in 2022 Sera Maehara as Liat in South Pacific (Photo: Johan Persson) Rodgers & Hammerstein’s SOUTH PACIFIC FOR OUR…

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Sutton Foster and Company in Anything Goes (Photo: Tristram Kenton)

REVIEW: Anything Goes, Barbican Theatre (2021)

Every so often in London we get a treat which is the essence of a Broadway big musical and this is the case with Cole Porter's musical Anything Goes at the Barbican Theatre.  This is essentially the production that wowed New York in 2011 at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre, directed and choreographed by Kathleen Marshall and winning Tonys. 

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Read more about the article REVIEW: South Pacific, Chichester Festival Theatre (2021)
Sera Maehara as Liat in South Pacific (Photo: Johan Persson)

REVIEW: South Pacific, Chichester Festival Theatre (2021)

Daniel Evans's production is a triumph!  From the opening overture performed as a ballet by the lone figure of Liat (Sera Maehara) to the parade of the US Marines on the circular stage we know we are in an island in the South Seas, invaded by the American military. 

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