Fiona Scott

Fiona works towards her medicinal chemistry PhD by day but can usually be found in a theatre at night. She enjoys writing about science, musicals and more!




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BWW Feature: WICKED Stars Share Their Favourite Lines From The ShowWICKED Stars Share Their Favourite Lines From The Show
Posted: Oct. 2, 2019


BWW Feature: The Renaissance of the Religious MusicalFeature: The Renaissance of the Religious Musical
Posted: Oct. 4, 2019


BWW Interview: Nancy Zamit Talks GROAN UPS at the Vaudeville TheatreNancy Zamit Talks Mischief Theatre's GROAN UPS
Posted: Sep. 29, 2019


BWW Review: FRIENDSICAL, Worthing Pavilion TheatreReview: FRIENDSICAL, Worthing Pavilion Theatre
Posted: Oct. 5, 2019


BWW Feature: WICKED Celebrates 13 Years in the West End!WICKED Celebrates 13 Years in the West End!
Posted: Sep. 27, 2019


BWW Feature: WICKED Stars Discuss the Magic of the ShowWICKED Stars Discuss the Magic of the Show
Posted: Sep. 30, 2019


LAST 365 DAYS

BWW Interview: David Thaxton Talks THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERADavid Thaxton Talks THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
Posted: Dec. 6, 2018


BWW Review: THIS IS GOING TO HURT, Theatre Royal BrightonBWW Review: THIS IS GOING TO HURT, Theatre Royal Brighton
Posted: Oct. 29, 2018


BWW Interview: Luke Bayer Discusses EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIELuke Bayer Discusses EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE
Posted: Jan. 3, 2019


BWW Review: ABIGAIL'S PARTY, Theatre Royal BrightonBWW Review: ABIGAIL'S PARTY, Theatre Royal Brighton
Posted: Jan. 17, 2019


BWW Interview: Audrey Brisson Chats AMELIE THE MUSICAL at The Other Palace
October 11, 2019

Audrey Brisson is currently leading the cast of Amelie The Musical, the stage adaption of the 2001 romantic comedy film. She spoke to BroadwayWorld about the show and its imminent London transfer to The Other Palace.

BWW Review: FRIENDSICAL, Worthing Pavilion Theatre
October 5, 2019

It's been 25 years since a certain coffee shop-loving troupe appeared on our TV screens. FRIENDSICAL: A Parody Musical About Friends, written and directed by Miranda Larson, is a love letter to that sitcom series so many know and love. After debuting at this year's Edinburgh Fringe Festival, it is making its Worthing stop on a UK tour at the Pavilion Theatre.

BWW Feature: WICKED Stars Discuss Their Journey to Oz in the West End
October 1, 2019

Now flying into its 14th year in London's West End, Wicked is still wowing audiences with its dazzling score and heartfelt story of friendship. Over the years, the show and its various productions have accumulated quite the list of alumni. Current West End cast members, Nikki Bentley, Helen Woolf and Alistair Brammer discuss their involvement with the show over the years.

BWW Feature: WICKED Stars Share Their Favourite Lines From The Show
October 2, 2019

What's your favourite line from Wicked? Now flying into its 14th year, current stars of the show, Nikki Bentley, Helen Woolf and Alistair Brammer spoke to BroadwayWorld and shared their favourite lines and moments from the hit musical set in Oz.

BWW Feature: WICKED Stars Discuss the Magic of the Show
September 30, 2019

The West End production of Wicked, the untold story of the Witches of Oz, recently celebrated its 13th birthday. BroadwayWorld spoke to the resident Elphaba (Nikki Bentley), Glinda (Helen Woolf) and Fiyero (Alistair Brammer) about why they think the show is still magic.

BWW Feature: WICKED Celebrates 13 Years in the West End!
September 27, 2019

Now flying into its 14th year, Wicked continues to charm audiences at the Apollo Victoria. On Thursday 26th September, there was a special performance at the Apollo Victoria Theatre to mark the 13th birthday of the untold story of the Witches of Oz, complete with balloons and confetti a plenty a?' green, of course.

BWW Interview: Nancy Zamit Talks GROAN UPS at the Vaudeville Theatre
September 29, 2019

Nancy Zamit is a member of Mischief Theatre, known for their haphazard and hilarious productions such as The Play That Goes Wrong and The Comedy About A Bank Robbery. She spoke to BroadwayWorld about Groan Ups, the first of three new shows from the company playing at the Vaudeville Theatre.

BWW Feature: The Renaissance of the Religious Musical
October 4, 2019

Why are religious musicals experiencing a comeback in the West End? BroadwayWorld spoke to London performers about stories of faith and how their personal outlook on life connects with the material.

BWW Interview: Josh Piterman Talks THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
September 11, 2019

Australian actor Josh Piterman has recently taken over the leading role in the West End production of The Phantom of the Opera, celebrating its 33rd year at Her Majesty's Theatre. He spoke to BroadwayWorld about playing the 'Angel of Music'.

BWW Interview: The Cast Talk FALSETTOS at The Other Palace
September 3, 2019

A tale of love, loss and laughter, Falsettos is currently running at The Other Palace. Cast members Oliver Savile, Gemma Knight Jones and Laura Pitt-Pulford spoke to BroadwayWorld about being part of the show.

BWW Interview: Ramin Karimloo & Celinde Schoenmaker Talk DOCTOR ZHIVAGO at Cadogan Hall
August 29, 2019

Ramin Karimloo and Celinde Schoenmaker have both played leading roles in Les Miserables and The Phantom of the Opera but never at the same time, until now. They now lead the cast of a concert version of Doctor Zhivago which will be performed at Cadogan Hall on 1 September. Ramin and Celinde spoke to BroadwayWorld about the show during their rehearsals.

BWW Review: AS YOU LIKE IT, Queen's Theatre Hornchurch
August 27, 2019

After the success of an en masse production of Pericles last year, the National Theatre has collaborated with the Queen's Theatre Hornchurch to bring together a colourful and joyous large-scale musical version of Shakespeare's As You Like It as part of their Public Acts scheme.

BWW Review: DOGFIGHT, Southwark Playhouse
August 22, 2019

Before Dear Evan Hansen and The Greatest Showman came Dogfight, Benj Pasek and Justin Paul's 2012 off-Broadway musical. It tells the story of a group of marines' last night of debauchery in San Francisco before being shipped out to war in 1963. This gritty story of love and deception has been revived as part of the British Theatre Academy's 2019 summer season at Southwark Playhouse.

EDINBURGH 2019: BWW Interview: Fearless Players Discuss Their Fringe Shows
August 11, 2019

Shonagh Murray and Lydia Davidson formed Fearless Players after graduating from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland in 2018. They premiered Armour: A Herstory of the Scottish Bard at the 2018 Edinburgh Fringe Festival.

BWW Review: PROM 30: THE WARNER BROTHERS STORY, Royal Albert Hall
August 10, 2019

John Wilson and his orchestra return to the BBC Proms in a concert titled a?oeThe Warner Brothers Storya??, taking audiences on a whirlwind trip through the mammoth catalogue of music written for 1930-1960s Hollywood movies.

EDINBURGH 2019: BWW Review: ARMOUR: A HERSTORY OF THE SCOTTISH BARD, Gilded Balloon
August 5, 2019

Fearless Players return to the Edinburgh Fringe with a polished version of their musical, Armour: A Herstory of the Scottish Bard. They present an engaging hour that tells the story of the women left behind by Robert Burns after his death.

EDINBURGH 2019: BWW Review: IMPROV ACTUALLY, Gilded Balloon
August 5, 2019

The Cambridge Impronauts bring their rom-com inspired show, Improv Actually, to the Edinburgh Fringe. At the top of the show, they take suggestions of character dating profiles from the audience and a favourite is decided by vote. The group then attempt to improvise a full romantic comedy within an hour using that character as the protagonist.

Edinburgh 2019: BWW Review: CHRISTINA BIANCO: FIRST IMPRESSIONS, Assembly
August 4, 2019

It may not be Christina Bianco's first time at the Fringe but she brings her hilarious new impressionist show, First Impressions to Assembly Checkpoint. Bianco hails from New York and is famous for her fabulous diva impressions, from Julie Andrews to Liza Minelli, some of which have gone viral on YouTube.

EDINBURGH 2019: BWW Review: MARK WATSON: HOW YOU CAN ALMOST WIN, Assembly
August 4, 2019

Did you know Mark Watson went on a reality TV show about surviving on an island for a month? It seems not many did. Not to worry, as he shares what he gleaned from that experience in a show called How You Can Almost Win.

Edinburgh 2019: BWW Review: BURNS: A LOST LEGACY, Gilded Balloon
August 4, 2019

Many are familiar with the tradition of singing 'Auld Lang Syne' at the end of ceilidhs, or to bring in the new year. How much do we know of what the man who wrote it left behind? Burns: A Lost Legacy, directed by Melanie Bell, tells the story of Robert Burns' granddaughter, Sarah (Bethany Tennick) and her fight to keep the royalties for her grandfather's poems in the family.



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