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!


BWW Review: THE ENTERTAINER, Theatre Royal BrightonBWW Review: THE ENTERTAINER, Theatre Royal Brighton
Posted: Oct. 22, 2019

BWW Interview: Phoebe Ellabani Talks PETER PAN GOES WRONG UK TourPhoebe Ellabani Talks PETER PAN GOES WRONG
Posted: Nov. 4, 2019

BWW Review: TOAST, Theatre Royal BrightonBWW Review: TOAST, Theatre Royal Brighton
Posted: Oct. 30, 2019


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

Posted: Jan. 3, 2019

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

BWW Review: ROCKY HORROR SHOW, Theatre Royal BrightonBWW Review: ROCKY HORROR SHOW, Theatre Royal Brighton
Posted: Dec. 19, 2018

December 9, 2018

The dazzling orchestra are travelling around the UK with their new At the Movies concert tour, packed full of classic film scores.

BWW Interview: Bronté Barbé Talks STRIKING 12
December 8, 2018

Bronte Barbe has been seen tinkling the ivories as Carole King in the recent Beautiful tour and letting her 'Freak Flag' fly around the UK as Princess Fiona in Shrek the Musical. She speaks to BroadwayWorld about her current role as 'The Little Match Girl' in Striking 12.

BWW Interview: David Thaxton Talks THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
December 6, 2018

Celebrating its 33rd year at Her Majesty's Theatre in London's West End, The Phantom of the Opera welcomes David Thaxton as its new 'Angel of Music' from 10 December. David speaks to BroadwayWorld about his career and donning the iconic mask.

BWW Interview: Griff Rhys Jones Talks LMTO's A CHRISTMAS CAROL
November 30, 2018

London Musical Theatre Orchestra return to the Lyceum Theatre for their annual festive concert spectacle of A Christmas Carol. This year's Ebenezer Scrooge, Griff Reese Jones, speaks to BroadwayWorld about all things Dickens.

BWW Interview: Cast of THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW Discuss The Tour
December 1, 2018

Richard O'Brien's cult musical Rocky Horror Show is celebrating the 45th anniversary of the stage show with a new touring production which launches at Brighton Theatre Royal on December 13.

BWW Review: THE COMEDY ABOUT A BANK ROBBERY, Theatre Royal Brighton
November 14, 2018

If you're looking for a funny play concerning a heist, this is the show for you. Mischief Theatre's third production The Comedy About A Bank Robbery opened at the Criterion Theatre on London's West End in March 2016. A 2018-2019 touring production opened in Birmingham in August 2018. It is currently playing to crowds in Brighton's Theatre Royal.

BWW Review: FAME, Theatre Royal Brighton
November 6, 2018

"You want fame? Well fame costs. And right here is where you start paying in sweat." Fame follows the gruelling training and education regime of several aspiring performers attending the New York City High School for the Performing Arts. Be it dancing, music or acting, students must work hard on their craft while maintaining good academic grades to be able to continue their training at the institute.

BWW Interview: GIRLFRIENDS Cast Talk Bishopsgate Institute Concert
November 1, 2018

Lucie Jones, Lauren Samuels and Rob Houchen took some time out of rehearsals to chat to BroadwayWorld about the show.

BWW Review: THIS IS GOING TO HURT, Theatre Royal Brighton
October 29, 2018

Adam Kay is a writer, comedian and former junior doctor. His candid and honest account of his time working for the NHS, This Is Going To Hurt was published in April this year. It is a Sunday Times bestseller and has won many other accolades as well as being described by many as required reading for all new NHS staff.  Kay is currently touring a live show based on the book following successful Edinburgh Fringe and West End runs.

BWW Interview: Andy Coxon Talks THE DISTANCE YOU HAVE COME
October 15, 2018

Andy Coxon has been seen in Yank! A WWII Love Story, Beautiful - The Carole King Musical and Hair. He is currently part of the cast of Scott Alan's song cycle The Distance You Have Come. Andy speaks to BroadwayWorld about the show.

October 6, 2018

Seth Rudestky is a Broadway musician, comic, actor, writer and radio host. He is also known on YouTube for his OBSESSED! video series where he dissects Broadway actors' voices and their performances. His concert series Seth Rudetsky's Broadway @ Leicester Square Theatre, produced by Mark Cortale, returns to London's West End for three nights. Rudetsky is this time joined by Ramin Karimloo.

BWW Review: PRIVATE PEACEFUL, Theatre Royal Brighton
October 5, 2018

"After this night is over, then you can drift away, then you can sleep for ever, for nothing will ever matter again." A quote, from Michael Morpurgo's 2003 novel Private Peaceful which currently tours the UK as a single-hander play, adapted and directed by Simon Reade, following a successful run at this year's Edinburgh Fringe.

BWW Interview: Scott Alan Talks THE DISTANCE YOU HAVE COME
October 5, 2018

Scott Alan is a much-loved songwriter and performer in the theatre industry. A selection of his songs have been brought together into a song cycle, The Distance You Have Come, which will premiere at The Cockpit on 16-28 October. 

BWW Interview: Rebecca McKinnis and Lee Ross Discuss EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE
October 4, 2018

Rebecca McKinnis and Lee Ross have recently joined the cast of Everybody's Talking About Jamie, a tale of a Sheffield schoolboy's fight for acceptance which has been playing at the Apollo Theatre since November 2017. They speak to BroadwayWorld about the show.

BWW Interview: Kerry Ellis Discusses Her New Charity Single
October 11, 2018

First Lady of the West End, Kerry Ellis, has teamed up with 1000 West End Stage summer school students for a special recording of 'A Million Dreams' from the hit film, The Greatest Showman, which is now available on iTunes.

BWW Interview: The Cast of WICKED Share Why They Love the Show
October 3, 2018

12 years after landing in London's West End, Wicked continues to delight audiences with the tale of what happened before Dorothy landed in Oz. The cast and creatives share with BroadwayWorld how they first fell in love with the show and why they think it's still playing eight gravity-defying shows a week after all this time.

BWW Review: WICKED, Apollo Victoria Theatre
September 28, 2018

How does a scarecrow learn to talk? How does one become a tin man? What made the lion so cowardly? In an age where prequels are being released left, right and centre in cinemas, it's no wonder that Wicked, which tells the story of what happened before Dorothy landed in Oz, is celebrating its 12th anniversary in London's West End at the Apollo Victoria Theatre.

BWW Interview: Cast Of WICKED Share Their Favourite Moments From The Show
September 28, 2018

Wicked is celebrating 12 gravity defying years in London's West End. The show is a prequel to The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. It centres on the narrative of Glinda (Sophie Evans) and Elphaba (Alice Fearn) and how they come to be known respectively as Glinda the Good Witch and the Wicked Witch of the West in Franklin F. Baum's beloved 1900 novel.

BWW Review: DIRTY DANCING, Theatre Royal Brighton
September 25, 2018

Dirty Dancing was a box office hit in 1987, a coming-of-age summer romance between dance partners-cum-lovers Frances/'Baby' (Kira Malou) and Johnny (Michael O'Reilly). The film was first adapted for stage in 2004 and has enjoyed worldwide touring success over the years as well as two stints in London's West End.

BWW Interview: Karen Archer Talks THE OTHER PLACE at Park Theatre
September 21, 2018

Karen Archer has been seen in The Mousetrap and many RSC productions. She speaks to BWW about her latest role as a dementia researcher in The Other Place, written by Sharr White and directed by Claire van Kampen.