Live Reviews

ALL THEATRE, LIVE MUSIC AND PERFORMING ARTS REVIEWS IN REVERSE CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER

THEATRE REVIEWS
The Gingerbread Mix-Up (December 11, 2016) (The Big List)
Cinderella, Grand Opera House (December 7, 2016) (The Big List)
Pinocchio (December 6, 2016) (The Big List)
The Nativity: What The Donkey Saw (December 1, 2016) (The Big List)
Three Sisters (October 26, 2016) (The Big List)
The Nest (October 8, 2016) (The Big List)
Blood Brothers (October 4, 2016) (The Big List)
St. Joan (September 16, 2016) (The Big List)
The Complete Works Of William Shakespeare (Abridged) (September 15, 2016) (The Big List)
The Very Perry Show (September 9, 2016) (The Big List)
Sorcha's Story (June 30, 2016) (The Big List)
Footloose (May 31, 2016) (The Big List)
Rashomon (May 28, 2016) (The Big List)
Puckoon (April 16, 2016) (The Big List)
This Land (April 8, 2016) (The Big List)
The 39 Steps (April 7, 2016) (The Big List)
After Miss Julie (March 31, 2016) (The Big List)
The Virgin Father (March 19, 2016) (The Big List)
Sister Act (March 9, 2016) (The Big List)
CAT (February 18, 2016) (The Big List)
Educating Rita (February 3, 2016) (The Big List)
Little Red Riding Hood And The Big Bad Wolf (December 15, 2015) (The Big List)
All Through The House (December 14, 2015) (The Big List)
Aladdin (December 9, 2015) (The Stage)
Mydidae (October 21, 2015) (The Big List)
The Night Alive (October 9, 2015) (The Big List)
Gulliver (October 7, 2015) (The Thin Air)
Two Sore Legs (September 29, 2015) (The Thin Air)
EXiT (June 24, 2015)
Reservoir Dogs (May 29, 2015)
Walking To The Ark (May 28, 2015)
The Best Little Whorehouse In Texas (March 25, 2015)
One Sandwich Short Of A Genius (March 14, 2015)
The Three Little Pigs (March 8, 2015) (Belfast Telegraph)
Happy Glimmer (March 7, 2015) (Belfast Telegraph)
CAT (February 26, 2015) (Belfast Telegraph)
Talking Heads (February 18, 2015) (Belfast Telegraph)
Sleeping Beauty (December 10, 2014) (Belfast Telegraph)
Jack And The Beanstalk (December 4, 2014) (The Stage)
Jack And The Beanstalk (December 4, 2014) (Belfast Telegraph)
Aladdin (December 2, 2014) (Belfast Telegraph)
Makaronik (November 6, 2014)
Chateau Le Fear (October 14, 2014) (Belfast Telegraph)
Sive (October 11, 2014)
Josef Locke - A Grand Adventure (October 1, 2014)
Pentecost (September 24, 2014)
Punk Rock (August 14, 2014)
Unspoken Love/Our Lives Without You (May 29, 2014)
Thirteen Steps (May 15, 2014)
Tonight's The Night (May 12, 2014)
The Bible (Abridged) (April 30, 2014)
The Kitchen, The Bedroom And The Grave (April 2014 Retrospective)
(Originally seen March 2014)

Over The Wire (April 2014 Retrospective)
(Originally seen March 2014)

A Skull In Connemara (April 2014 Retrospective)
(Originally seen March 2014)

Jekyll & Hyde (March 31, 2014) (Capsule)
All There Is (February 11, 2014)
Three Monologues (December 13, 2013)
A Particle Of Dread (December 5, 2013)
The Clearing (November 16, 2013)
Teenage Kicks (November 8, 2013)
The Rape Of Lucrece (October 18, 2013)
Sea Lavender (October 9, 2013)
Bunny's Vendetta (October 3, 2013)
By Mr Farquhar (September 26, 2013)
I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change (September 20, 2013)
Re-Energize (May 16, 2013)
Widows' Paradise (May 1, 2013)
Tillies (April 19, 2013)
Performances (February 16, 2013) (Derry News)
Farewell/Half A Glass Of Water (December 7, 2012)
Chicago (October 26, 2012)
Return To The Forbidden Planet (Aug 9, 2012) (Derry News)
Journey To X (February 9, 2012)
Heroes With Their Hands In The Air (February 1, 2012)
(Culture Northern Ireland)
The Wood Of The Crows (November 17, 2011) (Culture Northern Ireland)
Kind Hearts And Gentle People (October 13, 2011) (Culture Northern Ireland)
The Last Five Years (Sep 22, 2011)

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber Of Fleet Street (August 4, 2011)

LIVE MUSIC REVIEWS
Opening Gala Concert - CITY OF DERRY INTERNATIONAL CHORAL FESTIVAL 2016 (October 19, 2016) (The Big List)
Duke Special (August 11, 2016) (The Big List)
The Strypes & Others, Music City (July 9, 2016) (The Big List)
SOAK, Music City (July 8, 2016) (The Big List)
Ruth McGinley Album Launch (May 26, 2016) (The Big List)
Guy Garvey (May 1, 2016) (The Big List)
Charlie Wood Trio - CITY OF DERRY JAZZ & BIG BAND FESTIVAL 2016 (April 30, 2016) (The Big List)
Liane Carroll - CITY OF DERRY JAZZ & BIG BAND FESTIVAL 2016 (April 29, 2016) (The Big List)
Mulligan Brothers (January 23, 2016) (The Big List)
East India Youth (January 22, 2016) (The Big List)
Homegrown with PORTS, Paddy Nash & Paul Casey (January 15, 2016) (The Big List)
David Lyttle (December 5, 2015) (The Big List)
Andre Rieu (December 3, 2015) (The Big List)
Ricky Ross (November 4, 2015) (The Big List)
Utopia & Reality - CITY OF DERRY INTERNATIONAL CHORAL FESTIVAL 2015 (October 23, 2015) (The Big List)
The Wood Burning Savages with Son Of The Hound & Fabric (September 25, 2015) (The Thin Air)
SOAK with Sea Legs & Jessica Doherty (September 18, 2015) (The Thin Air)
Jamie Cullum (May 4, 2015) (Belfast Telegraph)
Dana Masters (May 3, 2015) (Belfast Telegraph)
BBC St Patrick's Day Concert (March 17, 2015) (Belfast Telegraph)
Spandau Ballet (March 4, 2014) (Belfast Telegraph)
Frances Black & Kieran Goss (January 30, 2014) (Belfast Telegraph)
Stendhal 2014 (December 2014 Retrospective)
Jingle Ball 2014 (December 8, 2014) (Belfast Telegraph)
Tamikrest (October 30, 2014) (Belfast Telegraph)
Swingle Singers - CITY OF DERRY INTERNATIONAL CHORAL FESTIVAL 2014 (October 24, 2014)
DJ Snoopadelic (October 23, 2014) (Belfast Telegraph)
A Musical Gathering (A Stór Mo Chroí) (October 20, 2014) (Belfast Telegraph)
Club MTV Night, Derry-Londonderry (September 20, 2014) (Belfast Telegraph)
MTV Crashes, Derry-Londonderry (September 19, 2014) (Belfast Telegraph)
Sonatas And Dances (July 26, 2014)
Jammboree (July 19-20, 2014)
De La Soul (May 11, 2014) (Capsule)
City Of Derry Jazz & Big Band Festival 2014 (May 3-4, 2014)
Dana Masters (May 2, 2014)
Other Voices (February 7, 2014) (Culture Northern Ireland)
Relief Of Derry Symphony (December 20, 2013)
Josh Ritter (December 14, 2013)
The Duckworth Lewis Method (November 28, 2013)
City Songs - CITY OF DERRY INTERNATIONAL CHORAL FESTIVAL 2013 (October 25, 2013)
Duke Special & Meadbh McGinley (October 12, 2013)
Ulster Orchestra (September 11, 2013)
Stendhal 2013 (August 16-17, 2013)
The Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann Diary 2013 (August 11-18, 2013)
Relief Of Derry Symphony (August 9, 2013)
CHIC (July 29, 2013)
Glasgowbury 2013 (July 27, 2013)
At Sixes And Sevens (July 4, 2013)
Elvis Costello (July 1, 2013)
Buena Vista Social Club (June 26, 2013)
Columba Canticles: Four Centuries Of Song (June 14, 2013)
One Big Festival Weekend (June 1, 2013)
Pink Martini (May 6, 2013)
City Of Derry Jazz And Big Band Festival Diary, Part Four (May 6, 2013)
City Of Derry Jazz And Big Band Festival Diary, Part Three (May 5, 2013)
City Of Derry Jazz And Big Band Festival Diary, Part Two (May 4, 2013)
City Of Derry Jazz And Big Band Festival Diary, Part One (May 3, 2013)
Duke Special (Apr 25, 2013)
Record Store Day, Derry-Londonderry (Apr 23, 2013)
AlunaGeorge (Apr 8, 2013)
David Holmes and Primal Scream (Mar 26, 2013)
Other Voices Derry, Final Night (Feb 11, 2013)
Other Voices Derry, Night Two (Feb 10, 2013)
Other Voices Derry, Opening Night (Feb 9, 2013)
Sons And Daughters (January 21, 2013)
Home Grown 2013 (January 16, 2013)
William West Lunchtime Memorial Concert (Sep 13, 2012)
Culture Tech Festival Picnic (Sep 12, 2012) Clipper Festival Concerts, Part II (July 20, 2012)
Clipper Festival Concerts, Part I (July 20, 2012)
M83 (July 17, 2012)
Silhouette (June 12, 2012)
Tennents Vital Music Showcase (May 2012)
David Lyttle (May 22, 2012)
City Of Derry Jazz And Big Band Festival (May 22, 2012)
The Henry Girls (Feb 21, 2012) (Culture Northern Ireland)
Paul Casey (Jan 4, 2012) (Culture Northern Ireland)
The Jepettos, Mojo Gogo, The Clameens (Dec 20, 2011)
(Culture Northern Ireland)

Lisa Hannigan (Dec 15, 2011) (Culture Northern Ireland)
Rams' Pocket Radio (Dec 8, 2011) (Culture Northern Ireland)
Flogging Molly (Aug 31, 2011) (Culture Northern Ireland)
Duke Special (Aug 3, 2011) (Culture Northern Ireland)
Glasgowbury 2011 (July 28, 2011) (Culture Northern Ireland)

TALK REVIEWS
Eamon Dunphy (February 21, 2014)

DANCE REVIEWS
Quartet For Fifteen Chairs (October 8, 2016) (The Big List)
Pause And Effect (March 6, 2016) (The Big List)
Tipping Point (September 13, 2015) (The Thin Air)
Ludo Lusi Lusum (November 7, 2014)
Neither Either (October 29, 2014) (Belfast Telegraph)

OPERA REVIEWS
Turandot (October 30, 2015) (The Big List)

PERFORMANCE REVIEWS
The Conquest Of Happiness (September 21, 2013)
Derry 24 (July 19, 2013)
Martin Messier (June 23, 2013)
Political Mother, Derry-Londonderry Uncut (Mar 13, 2013)
Little Red Riding Hood, Quercus Ensemble (Mar 11, 2013)