Tag: live show

Theatre review: Hairy Maclary and Friends (4 stars)

  • Posted by Anna Morell
  • Theatre
Hairy Maclary

Out of the gate, and off for a walk… Hairy Maclary is over 230 in dog years now, but still capturing the hearts of everyone he bounds up to. Very young British children rate the books on a par with Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s creations, but like the DVD, the live show has only…

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Review: Ben and Holly’s Little Kingdom, by Anna Morell

Scene-from-Ben-and-Holly's-Little-Kingdom

Second fiddle to Peppa Pig, but the one the parents really like better (thanks Nanny Plum, and your gentle, brilliant sarcasm), Astley Baker Davies’ Other Creation, Ben and Holly’s Little Kingdom, has been on tour for a couple of years now, and doesn’t stale on repeat viewing. It’s easy to bash out a stage version…

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