Rank #1: 0581: Little Shop of Horrors at the Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
As avid fans of Little Shop of Horrors, it was a pleasure to be able to interview the three mysterious chorus girls (played beautifully by Reneé Lamb, Christina Modestou and Seyi Omooba) and hear their thoughts on playing the roles in this amazingly unique setting amongst the trees and plants of the open air theatre in Regent's Park! Nick then discusses the show with Andrew and it didn't disappoint! What happens when a musical famous for puppetry does away with for a majority of it? Find out! Remember - don't feed your plants! Andrew also touches briefly on seeing the Muppets' stage show at the O2... but it's all linked!
Aug 28 2018
Rank #2: 0624: Mary Poppins, Maggie May and Annie's Rooster
This week Nick talks to Robert Gordon about Mary Poppins Returns and Maggie May and then David Herzog chats with old friend Richard Meek who's currently touring in "Annie" as Rooster alongside Craig Revel Horwood's Miss Hannigan.
Jun 25 2019
Rank #3: 554: Hamilton: The Greatest Show, man
Jan 15 2018
Rank #4: 0263: Ruddigore Agogo
Nov 08 2011
Rank #5: 0585: Hamilton - Young, Scrappy and... Flawed?
Is Hamilton the second-coming of musical theatre as so many people claim it to be or is it a bit flawed beneath the surface?
Whatever your views on the piece may be - it certainly has its positive but there may be some negatives there too.
Listen to find out...
What do you think? Let us know!
Sep 25 2018
Rank #6: 0191: Little Women in the West End (Part Two)
Jun 16 2010
Rank #7: 0461: The Play Pictorial and Musical Theatre Magazines
Nov 25 2015
Rank #8: 0457: The Quentin Dentin Show
Oct 13 2015
Rank #9: 0255: Edinburgh Fringe Festivities (Part Five)
Sep 13 2011
Rank #10: 575: Guy - A New Musical
Thos sits down with Leoe Mercer and Stephen Hyde, fresh from their success with the Marriage of Kim K, to talk about their latest work, Guy – A New Musical, currently on at the Menier Theatre’s new studio space, the Bunker, and about to go on a tour of the Country. Enjoy an honest and wide-ranging conversation about “keeping it real”, poetry versus lyrics, live music or pre-recorded scores, the divergence of musicals from pop, and whether the two can ever be bridged again, and a whole lot more. It’s “sometimes sexy, always real” - except Thos, of course
Jun 27 2018
Rank #11: 0259: Idina Menzel Interview
Oct 05 2011
Rank #12: 0252: Edinburgh Fringe Festivities (Part Two)
Aug 24 2011
Rank #13: 0235: Royal Wedding
Apr 27 2011
Rank #14: 0496: Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2016 – Three and Six
Oct 11 2016
Rank #15: 503: Pantomime Adventures with Peter Pan (Part Two)
Dec 06 2016
Rank #16: 0268: The 2011 UK Tour Review
Dec 13 2011
Rank #17: 0240: WS Gilbert’s Ages Ago – The Complete Recording
May 31 2011
Rank #18: 0246: When Harry Met Barry
Jul 13 2011
Rank #19: 0633: From Judy to Bette: The Stars of Old Hollywood
Join Thos as he catches up with Rebecca Perry and David Kingsmill to discuss the wonderful five star show, From Judy to Bette: the Stars of Old Hollywood, which pays tribute to Bette Davis, Judy Garland, Betty Hutton and Lucille Ball with songs aplenty! Learn about the debt owed to such great songwriters as Irving Belin, Frank Loesser and Cole Porter and how these four fabulous women made Hollywood a better place, as well as what makes Rebecca herself a powerhouse performer.
Aug 21 2019
Rank #20: 0249: The Charles Bloom Interview (Part Two)
Aug 02 2011