P625 ORACLE 625 Sat25 Apr C4 2101:03    1/12 WEST   END       ADELPHI 071-836 7611 Me and My Girl Cheery cockney musical starring Les Dennis and Louise English. ALBERY 071-867 1115 The Pocket Dream Uneven comedy about a farcical staging of Shakespeare; stars TV's Mike McShane and Sandi Toksvig. ALDWYCH 071-836 6404 The Cotton Club The toes tap and the joint jumps; it's big on smiles, thin on storyline. more > Reviews Index 620 Videos 626 CONCERT & THEATRE TICKETS p294 ITV Videos Books Letters Beat Box
P625 ORACLE 625 Sat25 Apr C4 2100:00    2/12 WEST   END       AMBASSADORS 071-836 6111 Thunderbirds FAB extended to April 25 Scott, Tracey et al save the world. Fun night out, honestly M'Lady! APOLLO W1 071-494 5070 Don't Dress for Dinner Simon Ward takes the lead in this polished farce about a disloyal hubby. APOLLO SW1 071-828 8665 Starlight Express Roller skating extravaganza by Lloyd Webber is still packing them in after all these years. more > Reviews Index 620 Videos 626 Videos Books Letters Beat Box
P625 ORACLE 625 Sat25 Apr C4 2101:00    3/12 WEST   END       CAMBRIDGE 071-379 5299 Return to the Forbidden Planet Cult musical based on the Shakespeare's The Tempest. COMEDY 071-867 1045 The Pope and The Witch Uneven but hilariously apt Dario Fo farce sending up Vatican corruption. Stars Frances de la Tour and Berwick Kaler. DOMINION 071-580 8845 Theatre dark more > Reviews Index 620 Videos 626 Videos Books Letters Beat Box
P625 ORACLE 625 Sat25 Apr C4 2101:01    4/12 WEST   END       DRURY LANE 071-494 5001 Miss Saigon High gloss musical. Great songs and a superb set guarantees entertainment. DUCHESS 071-494 5075 An Evening with Gary Lineker Arthur Smith's hilarious comedy about a wife who plays second fiddle to football... DUKE OF YORK'S 071-836 5122 Death and the Maiden booking to August Chilean writer Ariel Dorfman's disturbing psychological drama; superb cast in excellent production. more > Reviews Index 620 Videos 626 Videos Books Letters Beat Box
P625 ORACLE 625 Sat25 Apr C4 2100:03    5/12 WEST   END       FORTUNE 071-836 2238 The Woman in Black Superb spine-chiller based on Susan Hill's excellent ghost story. GARRICK 071-494 5085 Dancing at Lughnasa booking to Sept 19 Eloquent, moving play about five sisters in 1930s rural Ireland; no big stars, but it's a big-hearted show. GLOBE 071-494 5065 The Blue Angel RSC production, previews from May 7 more > Reviews Guide 620 Video 626 Videos Books Letters Beat Box
P625 ORACLE 625 Sat25 Apr C4 2101:02    6/12 WEST   END       HAYMARKET 071-930 8800 Heartbreak House by GB Shaw Shaw's study of a dotty Edwardian family is a long haul but the acting is superb (Schofield, Redgrave etc) HER MAJESTY'S 071-494 5050 Phantom of the Opera Peter Polycarpou in the lead. LYRIC, W1 071-494 5045 Five Guys Named Moe Wonderful jazzy musical with songs by Louis Jordan. PALLADIUM 071-494 5037 Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat with Jason Donovan more > Reviews Guide 620 Video 626 Videos Books Letters Beat Box
P625 ORACLE 625 Sat25 Apr C4 2105:01    7/12 WEST   END       NATIONAL (in repertory) 071-928 2252 Cottesloe Uncle Vanya - Chekhov's tragi-comedy Angels in America - AIDS play. Lyttleton The Madness of George III Recommended. The Night of the Iguana - Very good.... Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme - previews from 25 April Olivier The Recruiting Officer - Farquhar's classic comedy Murmuring Judges David Hare's excellent dissection of the legal system. Pygmalion Shaw's great class comedy more > Reviews Guide 620 Video 626 Videos Books Letters Beat Box
P625 ORACLE 625 Sat25 Apr C4 2110:05    8/12 WEST   END       NEW LONDON 071-405 0072 Cats Moggy musical has excellent songs and great sets. Lloyd Webber again. OLD VIC 071-928 7616 Carmen Jones Oscar Hamlerstein musical, now recast. PALACE 071-434 0909 Les Miserables Hottest ticket in town. Returns only. PHOENIX 071-867 1044 Blood Brothers Willy Russell's musical is still playing to full houses. more > Reviews Guide 620 Video 626 Videos Books Letters Beat Box
P625 ORACLE 625 Sat25 Apr C4 2100:11    9/12 WEST   END       PICCADILLY 071-867 1118 Moby Dick Musical version of Melville's tale; Jaws-meets-St Trinians. A choppy voyage PLAYHOUSE 071-839 4401 Good Rockin' Tonite Jack Good's rock 'n roll hit musical. PRINCE EDWARD 071-734 8951 Some Like it Hot Musical based on the Billy Wilder film starring Tommy Steele. You'll love it! PRINCE OF WALES 071-839 5972 Aspects of Love Lloyd Webber romance. Michael Praed stars. more > Reviews Guide 620 Video 626 Videos Books Letters Beat Box
P625 ORACLE 625 Sat25 Apr C4 2101:14   10/12 WEST   END       ROYAL COURT 071-730 1745 Berlin Bertie Dull Howard Brenton drama starring Diana Rigg RSC BARBICAN 071-638 8891 Henry 1V part 1 - fine production The Virtuoso - ace Restoration comedy The Pit The Alchemist - Jonsonian comedy A Woman Killed With Kindness - RSC on top form ST MARTIN'S 071-836 1443 The Mousetrap Agatha Christie warhorse, now in its 40th year. Creakily entertaining. more > Reviews Guide 620 Video 626 Videos Books Letters Beat Box
P625 ORACLE 625 Sat25 Apr C4 2100:10   11/12 WEST   END       SHAFTESBURY, WC2 071-379 5399 A Slip of the Tongue; new drama with movie star John Malkovich from April 28 STRAND 071-240 0300 The Chippendales Those hunky lads strutting their stuff. VAUDEVILLE 071-836 8897 Reflected Glory Below par new drama from Ronald 'The Dresser' Harwood. Stars Albert Finney. more > Reviews Guide 620 Video 626 Videos Books Letters Beat Box
P625 ORACLE 625 Sat25 Apr C4 2100:01   12/12 WEST   END       VICTORIA PALACE 071-834 1317 Buddy Fun musical based on the short life of Buddy Holly. Well worth it. WHITEHALL 071-867 1111 A Tribute to the Blues Brothers The joint never stops jumping in this variation on the cult duo. WYNDHAMS 071-867 1116 Straight and Narrow Feeble comedy starring Nicholas Lyndhurst (who is very good) as a gay whose relationship is going wrong. more > Reviews Guide 620 Video 626 Videos Books Letters Beat Box