The Paulies – 2023 Nominations Announced

It’s that time of the year again, the theatre awards that have no physical prize. [...]

Paul T. Davies reviews Funny Girl at The Headgate Theatre

Made famous by Barbra Streisand in the movie, Fanny Brice is a challenging role based [...]

Paul T. Davies reviews Vanya and Sonia and Marsha and Spike at Headgate Theatre

Christopher Durang’s play, presented by Headgate Theatre Productions and 3wishes, spoofs on the work of [...]

Murder, Margaret and Me reviewed by Paul T. Davies

Colchester Theatre Group present an intriguing play by Phillip Meeks concerning the meeting and growing [...]

School of Rock at the Mercury Theatre – reviewed by Paul T. Davies

Packed to the rafters with a hugely entertained audience with an incredible amount of talent [...]

Paul T. Davies reviews The Mill On The Floss at The Headgate Theatre

George Elliot’s classic novel comes to life in this adaptation by Helen Edmundson, in a [...]

Paul T. Davies reviews The Addams Family Musical at the Headgate Theatre

The Addams Family are riding high at the moment, mainly due to the Netflix hit [...]

A Realistic Portrayal of Forbidden Love: Paul T Davies reviews The York Realist at the Headgate Theatre

Rural Yorkshire. George, a farmer, has been cast in the Mystery Plays being performed in [...]

A Big Monster of A Show: Paul T Davies reviews Shrek the Musical performed by Colchester Operatic Society

Whenever I’ve attended the outstanding pantomime at the Mercury, I’ve often thought, “How do you [...]