Whatever I say here about War Horse, having had the great privilege of seeing it at the Hippodrome on its opening night in Bristol last night, could never do justice to what has become the biggest galloping success story in the history of National Theatre.

Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story On Stage oozed sex appeal all over the Bristol Hippodrome stage last night as its mesmerising choreography left the first-night audience sashaying out of the building at the end of an amazing and totally feel-good show.

I truly was a curious theatregoer last night, having never read the popular book, or read a review of the production, I delved into the unknown by seeing the Bristol Hippodrome’s opening night of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time.

There might not be much summer around at the moment but there was certainly plenty of lovin’ when the Greased Lightnin’ hotrod pulled into the Bristol Hippodrome last night.

They say that laughter is the best medicine and this theory was put to the ultimate test last night at the Bristol Hippodrome.

Features writer Karen Richards travelled to the German city of Hamburg to sample its many delights, soak up its maritime history and immerse herself in the 24-hour culture.

A breath of fresh air swept through Bristol’s Hippodrome theatre last night (Tuesday) as the smash hit West End musical about the early years of one of Britain’s greatest rock bands hit the city.

Review: Not Dead Enough

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

It is a good idea to expect the unexpected when a play called Not Dead Enough is set in a mortuary and an audience at the Bristol Hippodrome, on last night’s opening night certainly did just that.

I stupidly thought being a bit of an animal expert and having a good shared knowledge of dinosaurs with my eight-year-old son would stand me in good stead for watching So You Think You Know About Dinosaurs at the Playhouse in Weston-super-Mare on Friday.

Clamber aboard a steam train or set sail to the islands near Weston-super-Mare this summer. Here are some outings you can enjoy during your stay in North Somerset.

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