Howard Goodall Triple Bill


the dreaming/Love Story/Girlfriends

In September/November 2014 Aria Entertainment was an associate producer on a season of work from British composer Howard Goodall

GIRLFRIENDS

 image image image image image image image image image image

Photo Credit: James Wallace

THE STAGE 4* Mark Shenton

“Bronagh Lagan’s production is an atmospheric triumph..”

“the biggest revelation yet..”

“intimate, intricate and heartfelt..”

“score of surging choral anthems..”

“tapestry of emotion in music..”

 THE PUBLIC REVIEWS

“..rousing finales to both acts.”

“It is worth the price of a ticket just to hear the harmonies created by the ten ladies in this company..”

BROADWAY WORLD

“..The music is splendid..”

“..some of the most ambitious singing I have heard at The Union – and that is praise indeed…”

MUSICAL THEATRE REVIEW

“..the sounds emanating from the band of five under MD Freddie Tapner are lush and gorgeous..”

“Bronagh Lagan directs the cast of 12 with her usual polish.”

A YOUNGER THEATRE

“beautifully sung with intensity, drive and passion…”

“harmonies are haunting and captivating..”

 

the dreaming

Photo Credit: Darren Bell

THE STAGE 4*- MARK SHENTON

“..a gorgeous, musically enveloping dream of a show..”

“..smart, witty and affectionate book..”

“..heavenly melodies..”

“..atmospheric choreography..”

“a superb four-piece band..”

TIME OUT 4*

“..ingenious in-the-round staging..”

“The whole cast is excellent..”

“..is a charming mix of magic, mayhem and madness…”

WEST END FRAME 4*

“..a weird and wonderful musical..”

“Goodall’s score is simply enchanting..”

“The Dreaming is performed with punch…”

“..the young cast are fearless and give their all…”

“..the design is simple yet striking..”

“The bar has been set incredibly high for the rest of the Union’s Howard Goodall season…”

GINGER HIBISCUS – 5*

“The movement, choreography and direction from Helen Rymer and Paul Clarkson are phenomenal..”

“..it’s the cast that bring the muttering woodland alive”

“..there’s not a weak link amongst them”

“..is utterly bewitching”

“…the culmination of so much talent both on and off stage”

“..a glorious new lease of life to the classic Shakespearean story…”

LOVE STORY

WHATSONSTAGE
“Regan’s staging is perfectly attuned to the space..”
WEST END FRAME 4*
“..it’s delicate but also riveting and incredibly human..”
“Love Story is one of the most stunning pieces of theatre ever written”
BEST OF THEATRE
“It’s an exquisite production by Sasha Regan”
“beautifully performed by an ensemble led by David Albury and Victoria Serra as the doomed young lovers.”
 “it in this intimate, eccentric theatre space over the next few weeks. I doubt you’ll ever have a more touching and intimate encounter with it.”
MARK SHENTON
@ShentonStage: The absolutely shattering force of @Howard_Goodall’s music is conveyed with tenderness & tact under musical direction of @IngaDR.
@ShentonStage: LOVE STORY is also dazzlingly performed by a cast led by David Albury (@dkbalbury) & @victoriaserra41, both heartbreaking & beautifully sung
GINGER HIBISCUS 4*
“Touching from start to finish”
“..solo vocals of the two leads are just captivating..”
Copyright © Aria Entertainment Limited. Company Number 07591036

Site designed by