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Kathryn Pintus After completing a Zoology degree at the University of Durham and a Masters in Biodiversity and Conservation down in the wilds of Cornwall, Kathryn moved to London to study for a second Masters, and ended up staying put for a few years. It was here that her love of theatre, and in particular musicals, truly blossomed. She crammed in as many theatre trips as possible before moving back home to Geneva to work with the communications team of the International Union for Conservation of Nature. Her addiction to the West End has not been suppressed, however, and she makes regular trips back to London for her theatre fix, and now enjoys writing the odd thesp-related article for BroadwayWorld UK in her spare time.



BWW Interviews: MARY POPPINS's Rebecca Lock
November 24, 2015

We catch up with Rebecca Lock to find out about life on the Mary Poppins UK Tour.

BWW Interview: GYPSY's Gemma Sutton
November 8, 2015

With just three weeks left until Gypsy closes in London's West End, we catch up with Gemma Sutton who plays the title role.

BWW Reviews: ROBIN COUSINS' ICE, Bristol Hippodrome, April 30 2014
May 1, 2014

I have spent a lot of time at the Bristol Hippodrome in the last couple of years and have seen a range of productions there, but never one on ice. The gentle sounds of Arctic winds met me as I entered the auditorium, and I felt instantly relaxed and ready for an evening of entertainment.

BWW Reviews: DIRTY DANCING, Bristol Hippodrome, March 19 2014
March 21, 2014

Dirty Dancing is billed as being 'the classic story on stage', and it doesn't disappoint in its promise, bringing the characters of the ever-popular 1980s film to life for audiences across the UK. Highbrow theatre this is not. However, if you're looking for a fun night out at a show which doesn't take itself too seriously yet still delivers some wonderful dancing, well-loved tunes and a full dose of hip swaying, then Dirty Dancing is the show for you.

BWW Reviews: WEST SIDE STORY, Bristol Hippodrome, January 29 2014
January 31, 2014

I will probably be thrown into the darkest depths of Musical Theatre Purgatory for saying this, but…West Side Story has never been a favourite of mine. However, bear with me. I vaguely remember watching the film in my early years of secondary school, and wasn't particularly enamoured by it, so it was with mixed feelings of uncertainty and curiosity that I headed over to the Bristol Hippodrome to see the show on stage for the first time.

BWW Reviews: SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS, Bristol Hippodrome, January 14 2014
January 15, 2014

If the January blues are getting you down, I can suggest no better cure than to do-si-do on down to the Bristol Hippodrome this week for a thigh-slapping evening of musical mayhem with Seven Brides for Seven Brothers. A show packed full of raucous dance numbers, rugged sets (and men!) and downright rollocking entertainment, this old-fashioned musical is sure to bring even the grumpiest of bears out of hibernation.

BWW Interviews: Vocal Coach Steven Luke Walker About THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE
December 27, 2013

Kathryn catches up with Steven Luke Walker, composer and vocal coach to the stars, to find out about his latest production and more.

BWW Reviews: CINDERELLA, Bristol Hippodrome, December 10 2013
December 14, 2013

Fun, festive frolics abound in the Bristol Hippodrome's production of Cinderella! A sparkly curtain sets the tone for the upbeat evening ahead, which is full of colour, sparkle and flair (and some blindingly pink tights!).

BWW Reviews: WHITE CHRISTMAS, Bristol Hippodrome, November 19 2013
November 20, 2013

I left the house this evening after a long day at work, and stepped out into the dark, cold evening not feeling my best, but thanks to the Bristol Light Opera Club (BLOC) gang I came home with a smile on my face. Their production this year is Irving Berlin's White Christmas, which brings some festive cheer to the lovely Bristol Hippodrome.

BWW Reviews: CATS, Bristol Hippodrome, October 16 2013
October 17, 2013

It's been ten years since I first (and last!) saw Cats, so I was thrilled to be returning to the over-sized rubbish dump this evening to enjoy an evening of feline fun and frolics at the Bristol Hippodrome.

BWW Reviews: EVITA, Bristol Hippodrome, October 7 2013
October 8, 2013

Kathryn reviews the UK tour of Evita at the Bristol Hippodrome

BWW Reviews: THRILLER LIVE, Bristol Hippodrome, September 30 2013
October 1, 2013

Having seen the London cast of Thriller Live performing at various events such as West End Live, but having never seen the whole show, I was keen to head to the Bristol Hippodrome to see the fully staged version.

BWW Interviews: CABARET's Siobhan Dillon
September 23, 2013

Kathryn catches up with Siobhan Dillon, who is currently on tour as Sally Bowles in Cabaret.

BWW Reviews: CABARET, Bristol Hippodrome, September 17 2013
September 18, 2013

Brilliantly barmy, deliciously dark and ultimately harrowingly hard-hitting - that's how I would describe the current UK tour of Cabaret.

September 16, 2013

Kathryn catches up with Kerry Ellis to chat about gigs, conservation and upcoming events.

BWW Reviews: GHOST, Bristol Hippodrome, August 28 2013
August 29, 2013

Lovers of the cult film Ghost will not be disappointed should they venture to the Bristol Hippodrome over the next few weeks to see the visually stunning spectacle that is Ghost - The Musical.

BWW Reviews: HAIRSPRAY, Bristol Hippodrome, August 7 2013
August 8, 2013

Kathryn Pintus reviews Hairspray at the Bristol Hippodrome.

BWW Reviews: SAVE THE LAST DANCE FOR ME, Bristol Hippodrome, July 8 2013
July 9, 2013

Kathryn Pintus reviews the boy-meets-girl love story set in the 1960s.

BWW Reviews: SOUL SISTER, Bristol Hippodrome, July 1 2013
July 2, 2013

Kathryn Pintus reviews the Tina Turner spectacular

BWW Reviews: THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE, Bristol Hippodrome, June 18 2013
June 19, 2013

Having only ever seen an amateur production of a Gilbert and Sullivan piece, I was very much looking forward to seeing The Scottish Opera and D'Oyly Carte production at the Bristol Hippodrome.