Everybody cut Footloose

MUSICAL theatre stalwart Darren Day has just finished playing Billy Flynn in Chicago and now he’s out on the road as the Reverend in Footloose The Musical. He says it’s an age... Read more »

They’ll be there for you

THE Ross and Rachel debate… were they or weren’t they on a break? You may find out when Friends! The Musical Parody arrives at the New Victoria Theatre, Woking this Sunday 29... Read more »

Chicago cast dazzle Woking audience

WOKING has been wrapped in greed, corruption, murder, exploitation and treachery this week, writes Mark Miseldine. No, not the build-up to today’s local elections (do remember to go out and vote, everyone),... Read more »

Get a bit of Charity in your life

WHICH musical features the hit songs Big Spender, If My Friends Could See Me Now and The Rhythm Of Life? The answer is Sweet Charity and the upbeat story with several catchy... Read more »

Get set for murder, greed and razzle-dazzle decadence, as Chicago comes to town

ROXIE Hart was played by Ginger Rogers in the 1942 film of Chicago, while Renee Zellweger featured in the 2002 Oscar-winning remake. Liza Minnelli, Christie Brinkley and Bebe Neuwirth are also among... Read more »

Chance to experience youth theatre group

YOUNG audience members at the forthcoming Woking Youth Theatre production will have the chance to have one month’s free membership of the group. There are 11 free places on offer at WYT... Read more »

Singin’ and dancin’ and splashin’ at the New Victoria

IT’S no small task bringing one of the most-loved movie musicals to the stage. But the production of Singin’ in the Rain at Woking’s New Victoria is a dancin’, singin’ and splashin’... Read more »

Singin’ In The Rain star pleased to return to Woking

GENE Kelly, a lamppost and pouring rain… it’s one of the most iconic scenes in film history. So being asked to re-create it live on stage was a daunting task for Adam... Read more »

Shane learns to walk tall

SHANE Richie had no problem taking on the stage role of a drag queen… except for adapting to the required footwear. Following an enforced break during the COVID theatre closures, the EastEnders... Read more »

And they call it Puppy Love

PUPPY Love is all over the New Victoria Theatre this week, as The Osmonds: A New Musical performs on stage. Five members of the cast portraying the clean-cut American family – Ryan... Read more »