Carousel (2000) Reviews

“This show is a collectors piece. Miss it at your peril.” Eastern Daily Press

“One of the best shows I have seen outside of the West End.” Rhyl Journal

“Choreography by Wayne Sleep is excellent.” Lancashire Evening Post

“A classic show revival to cherish.” Manchester Evening News

“Darren is superb.” Norwich Evening News

“…the set is beautiful, the costumes are gorgeous.” Norwich Evening News

“…smashing and must not be missed… With new and thrilling choreography by Wayne Sleep, the story holds the attention like superglue and the musical numbers lift the soul… an amazing coup de theatre.”
Borough News, Wimbledon

“Verve, vigour and vivacity… a show-stopping frenetic, balletic routine has Wayne Sleep written all over it.” Wimbledon Advertiser

“The watchword for this production has to be quality… It’s sad, it’s funny, it’s tragic, it’s a great show.” Darlington Evening Gazette

“Who needs Thunder Mountain when you’ve got this fairground attraction.”
Northern Echo

“This show is a collectors piece. Miss it at your peril… An appreciative audience basked in the glow of near perfection.”
Eastern Daily Press

“Darren well on song in mystical masterpiece… Choreography by Wayne Sleep is excellent.” Lancashire Evening Post

“A classic show revival to cherish.” Manchester Evening News

“Carousel is more than lavish production numbers …. Wayne Sleeps choreography injects them with a timeless edge.” Blackpool Gazette

“Carousel is a great musical and this is a splendidly sung, big-scale production of it.” North Wales Weekly Gazette

“One of the best shows I have seen outside of the West End… Darren Day is a revelation as Billy Bigelow… his performance of the soliloquy brought tears to my eyes.” Rhyl Journal

“Sheer Bliss.” Welsh Daily Post

“Darren Day’s singing of Soliloquy brings the first half to an electrifying close… Sam Kane has a considerable and exciting stage presence complimented by a big baritone voice, Cigarette in hand the able Kane is indeed smokin… Climb aboard this Carousel for a dangerously exciting ride.” York Evening Press

“Visually stunning… Stunning sets, show stopping tunes, and strong performances.” Eastbourne Herald

“Definitely not one to be missed. An extravaganza of glitz and glamour… Kane fills the stage with his great stage presence and powerful singing voice… Choreographed by Wayne Sleep the dancers glide effortlessly from one scene to another.” The Argus

“Darren is superb… the set is beautiful, the costumes are gorgeous.” Norwich Evening News

“…smashing and must not be missed… With new and thrilling choreography by Wayne Sleep, the story holds the attention like superglue and the musical numbers lift the soul… an amazing coup de theatre.”
Borough News, Wimbledon

“Verve, vigour and vivacity… a show-stopping frenetic, balletic routine routine has Wayne Sleep written all over it.” Wimbledon Advertiser