Musical theatre

The Spectator Podcast: Desert storm

9 November 2017 16:42

On this week’s episode, we turn our attention to the Middle East and the unlikely alliance of Saudi Arabia and…

Sweeney Todd, ENO, review: blunt and bloody

31 March 2015 10:38

Sweeney Todd English National Opera, in rep until 9 April A wicked deception is sprung in the opening moments of…

Shot at Dawn: an emotionally charged WWI musical

3 July 2014 10:53

A court-martial — followed by an execution: not exactly promising ingredients for a musical. But Ross Clark’s new music drama…