Review: Just Like That! The Tommy Cooper Show, Newport Riverfront

Andy Howells reviews Just Like That! – The Tommy Cooper Show, performed by John Hewer at Newport’s Riverfront Theatre. Caerphilly born comic, Tommy Cooper, is one of the all-time greats as far as comedy legends go. Its frequently remarked by his contemporaries that he could reduce a room of people to laughter by simply walkingContinue reading “Review: Just Like That! The Tommy Cooper Show, Newport Riverfront”

In Concert: Solid Silver 60s Show – 30th Anniversary, St David’s Hall

Andy Howells goes back to the 60s for an evening of classic hits performed by PP Arnold, Chris Farlowe, The Merseybeats, Mike Pender and Billy J Kramer.

Review: Newport Playgoers’ The Hypochondriac, Dolman Theatre, Newport

Andy Howells reviews Newport Playgoers presentation ofThe Hypochondriac; Roger McGough’s adaptation of Moliere’s classic comedy La Malade Imaginaire at The Dolman Theatre

Review: Newport Playgoers’ Fawlty Towers, Dolman Theatre, Newport

Newport Playgoers new season commenced on Tuesday evening with Jes Hynes’ directorial debut of John Cleese and Connie Booth’s much loved classic sit-com Fawlty Towers.

Review: Newport Playgoers’ – Role Play, Dolman Theatre, Newport

Between 17 May and 21 May 2011, Newport Playgoers staged Alan Ayckbourn¹s drama Role Play at The Dolman Theatre, Newport, South Wales. The directional debut from Judith Lindwall focused on the events of a dinner party from hell and the misconceptions of the characters that attended it. Along with Game Plan and Flat Spin, RoleContinue reading “Review: Newport Playgoers’ – Role Play, Dolman Theatre, Newport”

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