5 reasons why you should love Donald O’Connor

  1. He’s hilarious.   [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SND3v0i9uhE]   Make ‘em Laugh goes down in history as one of the best comedic performances ever. Another great example of O’Connor singing, dancing, and getting people laughing is in Anything Goes, where he performs alongside the great Bing Crosby:   [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=miTiXgrAzPg]   2. He’s great with the […]

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It’s A Hit!

“It’s A Hit! tells the show-stopping story of musical theatre…” — well, yes, it is indeed show-stopping. In the sense that this is not a fully-formed show but a collection of musical theatre ‘greatest hits’ compiled by actor-director Jack Graham, musical director Jonathan Soman and their five-strong cast of three leading-ladies, one leading-man and… yes, […]

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Based on the book…

Adaptations to stage are always an interesting endeavour. If they’re from films, you lack the multiple locations, the special effects, the cast of thousands; from books, there are just so many details – from inner monologues to vast descriptions – to be dealt with. Books can offer the most challenge, or at least the more […]

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