Ryan Easby

Review: Rocketman

Review: Rocketman

I’ve got to say, this whole music biopic trend is quite the ride, isn’t it? Following on from the intensely mediocre biopic that was Bohemian Rhapsody last year, Rocketman is this years big blowout music feature – and to say I went into it with cynicism is to undersell how I was feeling. I wanted […]

 Richard Bellis

Preview: Rocket Man trailer

Preview: Rocket Man trailer

As Bohemian Rhapsody, detailing the story of the rock band Queen and its charismatic frontman, Freddie Mercury, comes to the end of its high box office-grossing run with a clutch of awards, music fans only have a short while to wait before another British megastar gets a turn on the big screen. This time it’s […]

 Jordan Mann

The Lion King – We look inside one of the biggest shows Sunderland has ever seen

The Lion King – We look inside one of the biggest shows Sunderland has ever seen

With just one week to go until The Lion King sets up home in Sunderland, we thought we would take a look at the hit West End musical that’s been seen by more than 70 million people worldwide. With more than 100 people involved, 700 elaborate costumes and 23 giant trucks needed to transport the […]