Gregor is a Principal Teacher at a large secondary school in Edinburgh. He has loved musical theatre since the age of eight, and enjoys seeing shows in London and Scotland as often as he can. His favourite musical theatre scores are 'Aspects of Love' and 'Chess', and his all-time favourite production is the National Theatre's 'South Pacific' (2001), starring Lauren Kennedy and Philip Quast.
The original production of Miss Saigon ran for more than ten years at London's Theatre Royal Drury Lane throughout the 1990s, and a revised version - billed as the 25th Anniversary production - opened at the Prince Edward Theatre in 2014. Following its closure in May 2016, it's this version which has now embarked on a major UK tour. And what a good production it is.BWW Review: CINDERELLA, King's Theatre, Edinburgh December 22, 2017
Embarking on its first UK tour, 'Beautiful' examines Carole King's remarkable transformation from schoolgirl to superstar, her relationship with husband and song-writing partner Gerry Goffin, and their close friendship and playful rivalry with fellow song-writing duo Cynthia Weil and Barry Mann.BWW Review: LEGALLY BLONDE, Festival Theatre, Edinburgh December 1, 2017
The stage adaptation of the hit 2001 comedy film 'Legally Blonde' embarks on a second UK tour and doesn't disappoint, with excellent lead performances from Lucie Jones, Rita Simons and Bill Ward.BWW Review: SPAMALOT, King's Theatre, Edinburgh October 2, 2017
Three years after Jeff Pope's acclaimed television miniseries Cilla was broadcast on ITV, he has now adapted her story for a new touring musical.BWW Review: GREASE, Edinburgh Playhouse September 13, 2017
The typically implausible G&S style plot involves two companies going to extreme lengths to secure good reviews at the Edinburgh Fringe with rival productions. Many of the usual Gilbertian elements are included: an abandoned baby, a sense of duty, love across ranks and an implausible, contrived finale. All-new lyrics, set to Sullivan's music, are accompanied by the usual quota of silly dances.EDINBURGH 2017 - BWW Review: BREXIT THE MUSICAL, C Chambers St August 11, 2017
Ordinary Days is a musical portrayal of four New Yorkers whose lives intersect as they search for fulfillment, happiness, love and cabs. When the ever-optimistic Warren finds Deb's most precious possession, the two unwittingly start a chain of events which not only change their lives, but also the lives of fellow New Yorkers Claire and Jason.BWW Review: DIRTY DANCING, Edinburgh Playhouse June 16, 2017