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#295477 The Mistress Contract

Posted xanderl on 06 March 2014 - 11:03 PM

Play the Mistress Contract drinking game

Get a load of drinks in, drink one for every 10 minutes Mrs Lovett manages to stay in the auditorium, he has to drink the rest once he emerges. If he doesn't manage it all Saskia and Danny will down them in one post-show.

#295461 X Factor The Musical To The Palladium

Posted xanderl on 06 March 2014 - 10:01 PM

Bad form from the Independent writing an article based on first preview

#295152 Do I Hear A Waltz?

Posted xanderl on 05 March 2014 - 07:40 AM

Good news for the population of Norwich!

#295075 Into The Woods

Posted xanderl on 04 March 2014 - 01:13 PM

Premium seats for an amateur show?? The world has gone mad!

#294800 Dreamboats And Miniskirts - Dreamboats And Petticoats Sequel

Posted xanderl on 01 March 2014 - 06:06 PM

OMG!! Must book!!

Wonder if there will be a LND-style haterz campaign by a hardcore faction of Dreamboats and Petticoats fandom?

#294431 Peaches Christ Superstar

Posted xanderl on 26 February 2014 - 03:37 PM

Sir Tim only agreed on the condition she does a one-woman show "From Pear to Eternity" next year.

#293876 In The Heights

Posted xanderl on 22 February 2014 - 10:57 PM

View Postsam22, on 22 February 2014 - 06:48 PM, said:

Will there be space.for  a lot of dancing at the venue?

They managed to fit the Titanic in there :)

#293742 Rsc Henry 1V Trailer

Posted xanderl on 21 February 2014 - 06:12 PM

Wonder if there's ever been a radical production of the plays just billed as HIV parts 1 and 2

#293044 Famous People You've Seen In The Audience

Posted xanderl on 15 February 2014 - 06:00 PM

I hope you said it to him. He loves that.

#293012 1984 At The Almeida

Posted xanderl on 15 February 2014 - 10:18 AM

Tell the relatives you're worried about strong winds or flooding, then go to the play

#292752 Bad Behaviour At A Show

Posted xanderl on 13 February 2014 - 10:16 AM

Perhaps they'd booked thinking it was a concert by the disco act who had a hit in the 70s with "Boogie Oogie Oogie".

#292740 Single Seat Scandal - Going Alone Shouldn't Be A No-Go!

Posted xanderl on 13 February 2014 - 08:50 AM

Single seat bookers fight back



BEIJING (AFP) - Couples looking to enjoy a romantic Valentine's Day at one Chinese cinema will be out of luck this Friday, thwarted by singles who bought up all the odd-numbered seats.
According to the Shanghai Morning Post, a group of Internet users reserved every other seat at a Valentine's night showing of "Beijing Love Story" at a movie theatre in the city's Xintiandi shopping complex.

#292656 Bad Behaviour At A Show

Posted xanderl on 12 February 2014 - 04:07 PM

View PostEmiCardiff, on 12 February 2014 - 01:33 PM, said:

I had some very loud 'booing' at the WNO's 'Manon' at the weekend, interestingly he applauded the performers and conductor and just booed the director/designer when they came out (it was opening night)

Could have been worse ...


#292594 Coriolanus

Posted xanderl on 12 February 2014 - 10:40 AM

Given average life expectancy when Lear was written was about 40, presumably a "very old" man would be a lot younger than today. So SRB is probably too young.

#292578 American Psycho

Posted xanderl on 12 February 2014 - 08:51 AM

From Rupert Goold in the Guardian this morning ...



American Psycho will likely make it three in a row this autumn. Though the transfer has not yet been not confirmed, Goold told the Guardian: "We are very likely to give it a future life." He expected a West End transfer around "the end of the year," with a stint in America likely to follow.