Natalie O'Donoghue

Natalie O'Donoghue Natalie has been an avid theatre goer since her first London production of Blood Brothers when she was 12. Based in Glasgow, she also reviews in Edinburgh and London as much as she can. Natalie loves nothing better than a musical medley and has an intense fear of audience participation.


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Principal casting confirmed for MISS SAIGON at Edinburgh's Festival TheatrePrincipal casting confirmed for MISS SAIGON at Edinburgh's Festival Theatre
Posted: Apr. 11, 2017


BWW Review: THE WEDDING SINGER, King's Theatre, GlasgowBWW Review: THE WEDDING SINGER, King's Theatre, Glasgow
Posted: Apr. 19, 2017


BWW Review: ALL OR NOTHING, Theatre Royal, GlasgowBWW Review: ALL OR NOTHING, Theatre Royal, Glasgow
Posted: Apr. 12, 2017


Darius Campbell to join Sheridan Smith in FUNNY GIRL at Edinburgh PlayhouseDarius Campbell to join Sheridan Smith in FUNNY GIRL at Edinburgh Playhouse
Posted: Apr. 11, 2017


THE STEAMIE adds extra Scottish dates plus gala performanceTHE STEAMIE adds extra Scottish dates plus gala performance
Posted: Apr. 12, 2017


BWW Review: GHOST, King's Theatre, GlasgowBWW Review: GHOST, King's Theatre, Glasgow
Posted: Mar. 28, 2017


SHIRLEY VALENTINE comes to Edinburgh's King's TheatreSHIRLEY VALENTINE comes to Edinburgh's King's Theatre
Posted: Apr. 11, 2017


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Principal casting confirmed for MISS SAIGON at Edinburgh's Festival TheatrePrincipal casting confirmed for MISS SAIGON at Edinburgh's Festival Theatre
Posted: Apr. 11, 2017


BWW Review: THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE, King's Theatre, GlasgowBWW Review: THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE, Glasgow
Posted: Feb. 7, 2017


EDINBURGH 2016: Pick Of The Programme - MusicalsEDINBURGH 2016: Pick Of The Programme - Musicals
Posted: Jun. 8, 2016


BWW TV: Christina Bianco On O COME ALL YE DIVASBWW TV: Christina Bianco On O COME ALL YE DIVAS
Posted: Dec. 13, 2016


BWW Review: THE WEDDING SINGER, King's Theatre, GlasgowBWW Review: THE WEDDING SINGER, King's Theatre, Glasgow
Posted: Apr. 19, 2017


EDINBURGH 2016 - BWW Review: SNAP, Assembly, 8 AugustEDINBURGH 2016 - BWW Review: SNAP, Assembly, 8 August
Posted: Aug. 9, 2016


Beacon Arts Centre Announce May - August SeasonBeacon Arts Centre Announce May - August Season
April 26, 2017

Beacon Arts Centre in Greenock announces its 2017 May - August season.

DREAMBOATS AND PETTICOATS To Rock 'n' Roll Into The Edinburgh Playhouse This MayDREAMBOATS AND PETTICOATS To Rock 'n' Roll Into The Edinburgh Playhouse This May
April 26, 2017

Dreamboats and Petticoats The Musical returns to celebrate 10 years of the multi-million selling albums that inspired the Olivier Award nominated musical.

GLAMIS PROMS Announce 2017 LineupGLAMIS PROMS Announce 2017 Lineup
April 25, 2017

Glamis Proms is delighted to announce the artists taking to the stage for this year's lavish concert and promise a spectacular evening of beautiful music featuring The Glamis Prom Orchestra.

THAT'LL BE THE DAY comes to the Edinburgh PlayhouseTHAT'LL BE THE DAY comes to the Edinburgh Playhouse
April 24, 2017

After an incredible three decades of touring, the UK's No.1 Rock and Roll variety production That'll Be The Day returns with another brand new show.

Tron Theatre presents DAPHNE ORAM'S WONDERFUL WORLD OF SOUNDTron Theatre presents DAPHNE ORAM'S WONDERFUL WORLD OF SOUND
April 19, 2017

Focusing on the life, ideas and legacy of a hugely influential sound pioneer, the award-winning Blood of the Young ensemble team up with SAY Award-nominated musician Anneke Kampman to present their first touring stage production as part of Mayfesto 2017.

BWW Review: THE WEDDING SINGER, King's Theatre, GlasgowBWW Review: THE WEDDING SINGER, King's Theatre, Glasgow
April 19, 2017

It's 1985. Hair is huge, greed is good and rock-star wannabe Robbie Hart (Jon Robyns: Avenue Q, Legally Blonde) is New Jersey's favourite wedding singer. When his own fiancee dumps him at the altar a seriously bummed out Robbie makes every wedding as disastrous as his own.

THE STEAMIE adds extra Scottish dates plus gala performanceTHE STEAMIE adds extra Scottish dates plus gala performance
April 12, 2017

Extra performances now on sale for The Steamie 30th anniversary tour this autumn.

BWW Review: ALL OR NOTHING, Theatre Royal, GlasgowBWW Review: ALL OR NOTHING, Theatre Royal, Glasgow
April 12, 2017

In 1964, a new phenomenon exploded onto the dingy British streets. It was the essence of all that was cool. It was Mod. Mods stuck two fingers up at the class-ridden society and its dull redundant culture. They were working-class free spirits who rode sexy streamlined Italian Vespas or Lambrettas.

Principal casting confirmed for MISS SAIGON at Edinburgh's Festival TheatrePrincipal casting confirmed for MISS SAIGON at Edinburgh's Festival Theatre
April 11, 2017

Cameron Mackintosh is delighted to announce principal casting and further dates for the forthcoming UK and Ireland tour of his acclaimed new production of Boublil and Schonberg's legendary musical MISS SAIGON, opening at Curve Leicester on 1 July 2017, with dates at the Festival Theatre Edinburgh in January 2018.

Darius Campbell to join Sheridan Smith in FUNNY GIRL at Edinburgh PlayhouseDarius Campbell to join Sheridan Smith in FUNNY GIRL at Edinburgh Playhouse
April 11, 2017

Darius Campbell will play Nick Arnstein opposite Sheridan Smith as Fanny Brice for performances at Edinburgh Playhouse (18 - 22 April) as part of the nationwide Funny Girl tour

SHIRLEY VALENTINE comes to Edinburgh's King's TheatreSHIRLEY VALENTINE comes to Edinburgh's King's Theatre
April 11, 2017

Shirley is a Liverpool housewife. Her kids have left home and she makeschips and egg for her husband while talking to the wall. Where has her life disappeared to? Out of the blue, her best friend offers her a trip to Greece for 2 weeks and she secretly packs her bags. She heads for the sun and starts to see the world and herself very differently.

Edinburgh Playhouse set to welcome THE KNIGHTS OF MUSIC with Philip SchofieldEdinburgh Playhouse set to welcome THE KNIGHTS OF MUSIC with Philip Schofield
March 30, 2017

Edinburgh Playhouse set to welcome THE KNIGHTS OF MUSIC with Philip Schofield.

BWW Review: GHOST, King's Theatre, GlasgowBWW Review: GHOST, King's Theatre, Glasgow
March 28, 2017

Taking its inspiration from the classic movie, this innovative reimagining will feature an expanded book, new music and original staging.

HOW SWEET IT IS comes to the Edinburgh PlayhouseHOW SWEET IT IS comes to the Edinburgh Playhouse
March 27, 2017

The ultimate celebration of the sweet sound of MOTOWN is now in its 17th successive year. The stunning 100% live show combines first class music together with slick choreography and an amazing band.

BWW Review: LOVE OR MONEY, CCA, GlasgowBWW Review: LOVE OR MONEY, CCA, Glasgow
March 21, 2017

Part of the Glasgow Live International Comedy Festival, Love or Money is a double bill of two one-act two-hander plays by Karen Barclay and Tom Brogan.

SON OF A PREACHER MAN comes to Edinburgh's Festival TheatreSON OF A PREACHER MAN comes to Edinburgh's Festival Theatre
March 17, 2017

Son of a Preacher Man, a heart-warming new musical featuring the soulful music of Dusty Springfield, with a book by Warner Brown and directed and choreographed by Craig Revel Horwood, embarks on a national tour starting at Bromley's Churchill Theatre from Monday 4 September 2017, with dates at King's Theatre Edinburgh, 17-21 October.

BWW Review: GOD OF CARNAGE, Tron Theatre, GlasgowBWW Review: GOD OF CARNAGE, Tron Theatre, Glasgow
March 11, 2017

When two young boys get into an altercation at a public park, their parents meet to discuss the event in a calm and rational mannerBut as the evening progresses (and the rum is drunk), diplomatic civility makes way for all out conflict, leaving liberal principles, expensive flowers and half-digested food in tatters on the floor.

BWW Review: THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG, Theatre Royal, GlasgowBWW Review: THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG, Theatre Royal, Glasgow
March 7, 2017

Fawlty Towers meets Noises Off in this multi award-winning West End smash hit comedy. The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society are putting on a 1920s murder mystery, but as the title suggests, everything that can go wrong does! As the accident prone thesps battle on against all the odds to reach their final curtain call, hilarious results ensue!

BWW Review: THE RED CHAIR, Tron Theatre, GlasgowBWW Review: THE RED CHAIR, Tron Theatre, Glasgow
March 4, 2017

The Red Chair sees acclaimed Scottish performer Sarah Cameron steer us through a landscape of twisted reason, extreme compulsion and eye watering complacency, where domestic drudgery happens on an operatic scale and a father's dereliction of duty reaches epic proportions.

BWW Review: NOWHERE, Tron Theatre, GlasgowBWW Review: NOWHERE, Tron Theatre, Glasgow
February 26, 2017

In the fading memory of his Arches roots, Andy Arnold and his troupe will take guests on an absurd journey down corridors and up stairwells and into backstage passages to meet strange characters reciting even stranger stories.



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