Theatre Reviews

Not only can you find film reviews here on Blazing Minds, but also Theatre Reviews and in this section, you will find shows such as musicals and even plays reviewed when possible from the theatres that we work with including Venue Cymru, Theatr Colwyn, Rhyl Pavilion and Theatr Clwyd.

You Shall Go To The Ball, Thanks to Cinderella at Venue Cymru – Review

Ah Pantomime season has arrived, "Oh no it hasn't", "Oh yes it has" and this year's show at Venue Cymru is the delightful Cinderella a family show that will delight all ages with its comedy, music and performances from...

Saturday Night Fever at Venue Cymru – Theatre Review

One of the movies that I love from the 70s is Saturday Night Fever and thanks to Bill Kenwright the movie has made its way to the stage and last night it was opening night of the musical version of...

Calendar Girls, A Charming, Emotional Comedy at Venue Cymru

So last night I headed over to Venue Cymru to check out Gary Barlow & Tim Firth’s Calendar Girls The Musical. Following a six-month season at the Phoenix Theatre in London last year and before that sold-out seasons in...

Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch and the New Wolsey Ipswich present the UK regional premiere of ‘Once’

Guy is an Irish singer and songwriter who spends his days fixing vacuums in the Dublin shop he runs with his father, and his nights playing his music in local pubs. He is on the verge of giving up...

The Play That Goes Wrong makes a triumphant return to Venue Cymru – Review

It was a triumphant return to Venue Cymru in Llandudno for a show that had me rolling off my seat the last time I saw The Play That Goes Wrong. Imagine watching a play in the theatre where anything and...

Shrek The Musical a Magical Delight at Venue Cymru – Theatre Review

We were magically transported to a land far, far, away, a land with a swamp, a green ogre and a talking donkey and the enchanted land of Duloc in the wonderful Shrek The Musical at Venue Cymru. The question on my lips...

Cilla The Musical – Theatre Review – Rhyl Pavilion

Last night I had the chance to catch Cilla the Musical at the Rhyl Pavilion, the show that has had a phenomenal success across the UK, a show that I'd heard the buzz about, so I was looking forward seeing the...

FAME The Musical at Venue Cymru – Review

Ah the 80s, the Walkman, leg warmers, videotapes and an 80s TV show called Fame, and it's that show that inspired an all singing and dancing show in theatres, Fame The Musical is a step back to the 80s. The new...

Son of a Preacher Man – Venue Cymru Review

Having made its world premiere in 2017, new musical Son of a Preacher Man continues with a 2018 tour and last night it was in Llandudno at Venue Cymru, so we popped over to check out the 1960s Soho...

Hairspray Has Brought Baltimore back to Venue Cymru – Review

WOW! Has it really been two years since the hit musical, Hairspray The Musical, was last at Venue Cymru in Llandudno! So last night I was whisked back to Baltimore in 1962 for Hairspray the Musical, to meet Tracy Turnblad,...

Theatre Review: Blood Brothers Returned to the Rhyl Pavilion

It's been three years since I last saw Willy Russell’s Blood Brothers at the Rhyl Pavilion and when I heard the show was coming back, I couldn't resist the chance to the show again. There are lots of people who...

Mamma Mia a fan-ABBA-tastic night at Venue Cymru – Theatre Review

Last night we headed over to Venue Cymru in Llandudno for the press night Mamma Mia the musical, a show that many have told me about, so how could Blazing Minds miss the chance to be part of the...