Show Reviews

WEST SIDE STORY
November 2017

“Wow! That was amazing and wouldn’t be out of place in the West End. Loved every minute”; “raving about the sheer quality running through the whole show”; “simply fabulous in every way”; “blown away by the talent, stunning voices, staging, incredible choreography and top notch orchestra”; “spectacularly powerful”; “brilliant show, loved every note!”
Audience comments

“…..completely engaged from the beautifully choreographed, well-danced prologue, to the stillness and drama of the bows …….some wonderful dance numbers and fight scenes, it brought the whole musical to life, …… With so many named parts it is not possible to mention everyone, but suffice to say there were no weak links …..  a superb production”.
NODA Review

“……. this production triumphed, producing a well-directed and remarkably ‘professional’ presentation of what is, for any company, a daunting challenge.  Go see it!”
Herts Advertiser

SPAMALOT
April 2017

“… the whole cast shone, doing justice to the great Monty Python material …. Overall a triumph”
St Albans Life Review

“OMG What a fantastic performance” “I am speechless! That stage was bursting with talent” “Pure joy!” “What a fab, talented cast. Lady of the Lake – your vocals were off the scale” “Great cast, strong characters and a kick-arse orchestra” “Funny, slick, imaginative & entertaining” “Great show and professional standard” “If there’s one thing I’m glad I did this week it’s see Spamalot.  My smile is still aching!”
Audience comments

“…. funny and irreverent, and obviously much enjoyed by the cast …. lovely numbers …. executed with finesse by both principals and ensemble … great harmonies … impressed by the musical accomplishment … All in all a very good version … it was bright and had loads of energy …”
NODA Review

SISTER ACT
November 2016  sister-act-review-herts-ad-nov-16
“If you only see one show between now and the end of the year – and that includes panto – make sure it is the cracking production of Sister Act being performed by St Albans Musical Theatre Company (SAMTC) at the Alban Arena this week”.
Herts Ad Review

” The absolute best ‘amateur’ production I have ever seen (and I have seen a lot!)” “Sister Act, you blew my mind tonight”.  “Nothing short of amazing, we loved it”.  “Absolutely outstanding”. “Still smiling from last night’s show, well done, very funny, very entertaining and so uplifting”. “Superb production, brilliant choreography, first class band and such a talented cast”.
Audience Comments    

“.. this production was a triumph!  The energy, enthusiasm and professional approach to the production was evident from all the cast.”                
NODA Review    

 

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF
April 2016  img_9754img_9754
“…a slick and professional show…”
Herts Ad Review

“WHOW! What a wonderful professional performance, singing acting, sound, everything!  It was simply marvellous… you are a very special and talented troop”
Audience Comments

“Overall a remarkable production, I was very impressed, as with the older more traditional musicals it is often difficult to make them feel different and exciting, but I felt this was definitely achieved in this production”
NODA Review

 

HAIRSPRAY
November 2015  Herts Ad review
“… we were entertained by a production that could have come straight from the West End ….With a sold-out week and standing ovations, Hairspray was a big success …… ”
Herts Ad Review