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CONCERT REVIEW: Twisted Broadway

Twisted Broadway (2014)

I have good news and I have bad news. The good news is that Twisted Broadway is absolutely, positively, a brilliant night out, for only about half the cost of a regular musical, and with all proceeds going to charity. The bad news is, you’re going to have to wait another year to see the next one. Started up by producers Daniel Benge and Kate McDonald in 2010, Twisted Broadway sees the cream of the crop of musical theatre perform numbers originally intended for the opposite sex, to raise money for Oz Showbiz Cares/ Equity Fights AIDS. I was blown away by the talent when I first saw it last year and perhaps even more so this time around.
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MUSICAL REVIEW: Les Misérables

Les Misérables (2014)
clairestbearestreviews_lesmiserables_theatrereview_lesmiscastIn my 28th year of life, I finally saw Les Mis live on stage. It may come as a surprise to some that I’d never previously had the chance (I’d only seen the filmed anniversary concerts and the 2012 film). Suffice to say, I was pretty excited. That is probably why, when Simon Gleeson as Jean Valjean belted out that “the story must BEGIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIN!” and the Les Misérables logo was projected onto the stage, I may have become a bit emotional. For my real Les Mis experience must BEGIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIN! Cue tears. Continue reading MUSICAL REVIEW: Les Misérables