Review: The Wedding Singer, King’s Theatre

Review: The Wedding Singer, King’s Theatre

Nothing brings out the best, the worst and the downright ridiculous in people more than a good wedding. It’s an ideal premise, then, for an upbeat, laugh-a-minute musical about love, heartbreak and the skewed idea of living happily ever after. The UK tour of The Wedding Singer has a lot to live up to in order to satisfy its excited audience, most of whom probably spent their formative years rooting for Adam Sandler and Drew…

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The MGA Academy of Performing Arts to mark ten-year anniversary with Ray Quinn

The MGA Academy of Performing Arts to mark ten-year anniversary with Ray Quinn

Television and West End star Ray Quinn is set to help celebrate the ten-year anniversary of one of Scotland’s leading performing arts academies by hosting a show featuring some of the country’s brightest stage talents. Ray, who was runner-up to Leona Lewis in the X Factor in 2006, will take to the stage of Edinburgh’s King’s Theatre next week as part of Ten, a show that illustrates the first decade of The MGA Academy of…

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Edinburgh schoolboy lands role in hit show

Edinburgh schoolboy lands role in hit show

An Edinburgh schoolboy has been chosen to play Oliver alongside some of the hottest names in show business in Tonight From The West End, which comes to The Usher Hall next month. Liberton lad Max Coussins, pictured right, will perform Consider Yourself from the famous film and stage show Oliver! The talented 10-year-old will be joined on stage by an ensemble of boys from Fierce Theatre School, Edinburgh, who will make up Fagin’s gang. The glitzy…

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Dancing On Ice star Ray Quinn makes flying visit to Edinburgh

Dancing On Ice star Ray Quinn makes flying visit to Edinburgh

Former X Factor and Dancing On Ice star Ray Quinn dropped into Edinburgh for a flying visit before he arrives next month to star in Tonight… From The West End. The Liverpool-born actor/singer was in town on a secret mission… to get measured up for a new kilt. Ray hopes to wow the audience at The Usher Hall in April by taking to the stage in traditional Highland dress. Fitness fan Ray will show off his impressive physique in…

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