Andy Plaice

Midlands reviewer

Andy Plaice writes freelance for publications including the Sunday Express and the British Comedy Guide. He's a former editor for Emap and Johnston Press and a senior lecturer in journalism at De Montfort University, Leicester

Latest reviews

Louise Dearman, Johan Persson

Water Babies

Music by Chris Egan, book and lyrics by Ed Curtis and Guy Jones (Archerwest Ltd & Water Babies Musical UK Ltd at Curve, Leicester).
Reviewer: Andy Plaice

Rebecca Craven as Tracy Turnblad, Pamela Raith

Hairspray

Music by Marc Shaiman, lyrics by Scott Whittman and Marc Shaiman, book by Mark O’Donnell and Thomas Meehan (Curve at Curve Theatre, Leicester).
Reviewer: Andy Plaice

Stephen Hogan (Pato) and Michelle Moran (Maureen), Pamela Raith

The Beauty Queen of Leenane

Martin McDonagh (Curve Theatre Leicester and Mercury Theatre Colchester at Curve, Leicester).
Reviewer: Andy Plaice

Ansu Kabia and Mykola Allen, Nobby Clark

To Sir, With Love

E R Braithwaite, adapted by Ayub Khan Din (Royal & Derngate, Northampton and Touring Consortium Theatre Company at Royal and Derngate Theatre, Northampton).
Reviewer: Andy Plaice