Oklahoma – The Musical

The original version of Oklahoma opened on Broadway in 1943. It was written by Rodgers and Hammerstein, and it is still performed today. This musical...

Top 10 Songs NOT To Use In Cabaret

Looking for good repertoire for your upcoming cabaret show? Let's start with all the best songs to avoid in your cabaret set list... Far too...

The Forgotten Musicals of the 1950s/1960s

In the 1950s and '60s, several British musicals were running in London;, they were gentle tales of first love and innocence loved by all...

George M. Cohan Biography: The Man Who Owned Broadway

Biography of George M. Cohan, Irish American icon of American theater and Broadway's greatest showman. In June 1878, Irish immigrants Jeremiah and Helen Cohan halted...

Hairspray – A Musical with a Message

London's West End is dominated by musicals, and they usually have one thing in common, romance. But there is one that has a message,...

Salad Days – The Musical

Salad Days is a lively musical which features a magic piano and a ride in a space ship. For many years Salad Days was the longest running...

What is Cabaret?

Even seasoned cabaret performers struggle to define their art: from burlesque or stand-up to vaudeville or tribute shows, cabaret can be hard to pin...

My Fair Lady – The Musical

My Fair Lady is a musical based on the play Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw. It was written after Shaw died in 1950, and...

Writing Your Own Pantomime

Writing your own pantomime for amateur groups. The last cheer has gone up, the last encore has been sung, the curtains have closed, and the...

Legally Blonde: The Musical – London Review

A personal review of the hit West End show Legally Blonde The Musical at the Savoy Theatre Oh-my-god you guys, it’s like totally here! Legally Blonde:...

How to Start Your Career As a Musician and Get Your...

Are you a musician who is looking to get your music career off the ground? Following your passion for music can be...

Top 5 Reasons To Learn Guitar

Do you dream of being a rock star with hordes of groupies chasing you down the street? Or do you see yourself...

43 Best Blue Songs: A List of Popular Tracks With Blue...

There's something about the color blue that just seems to evoke a feeling of sadness or nostalgia in people. Maybe it's because...