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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LAST 30 DAYS

BroadwayWorld's Top Picks For Glasgow Theatre This ChristmasBroadwayWorld's Top Picks For Glasgow Theatre This Christmas
Posted: Oct. 16, 2017


BroadwayWorld UK Awards 2017: Natalie O'Donoghue's NominationsBroadwayWorld UK Awards 2017: Natalie O'Donoghue's Nominations
Posted: Sep. 22, 2017


Mad Props Theatre bring SOHO CINDERS to GlasgowMad Props Theatre bring SOHO CINDERS to Glasgow
Posted: Sep. 19, 2017


BWW Interview: Sarah-Jane Potts on FOR LOVE OR MONEYBWW Interview: Sarah-Jane Potts on LOVE OR MONEY
Posted: Sep. 22, 2017


BWW Review: THE ADDAMS FAMILY, King's Theatre, GlasgowBWW Review: THE ADDAMS FAMILY, King's Theatre, Glasgow
Posted: Oct. 11, 2017


LAST 365 DAYS

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


BWW Review: FLASHDANCE, King's Theatre, GlasgowBWW Review: FLASHDANCE, King's Theatre, Glasgow
Posted: Aug. 11, 2017


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


EDINBURGH 2017: BWW Q&A- Ashley StorrieEDINBURGH 2017: BWW Q&A- Ashley Storrie
Posted: Jul. 12, 2017


BWW Review: THE KITE RUNNER, Theatre Royal, GlasgowBWW Review: THE KITE RUNNER, Theatre Royal, Glasgow
Posted: Sep. 12, 2017


BWW Review: SON OF A PREACHER MAN, King's Theatre, EdinburghBWW Review: SON OF A PREACHER MAN, King's Theatre, Edinburgh
October 18, 2017

Featuring the greatest hits of Dusty Springfield, including 'The Look Of Love', 'I Only Want To Be With You', 'Spooky' and of course, the classic 'Son Of A Preacher Man', this sparklingly funny and sweetly touching new musical play by internationally-renowned writer Warner Brown will have you laughing, crying and singing your heart out to some of the greatest songs ever written.

BWW Review: THE ADDAMS FAMILY, King's Theatre, GlasgowBWW Review: THE ADDAMS FAMILY, King's Theatre, Glasgow
October 11, 2017

Everyone's favourite kooky family are now on stage in the UK premiere of this spectacular musical comedy from the writers of multi award-winning hit musical Jersey Boys, with music and lyrics by Tony Award nominated Andrew Lippa.

BroadwayWorld's Top Picks For Glasgow Theatre This ChristmasBroadwayWorld's Top Picks For Glasgow Theatre This Christmas
October 16, 2017

BWW reviewer Natalie O'Donoghue lists her top picks for the festive season in Glasgow in 2017.

BWW Review: HAIRSPRAY, King's Theatre, GlasgowBWW Review: HAIRSPRAY, King's Theatre, Glasgow
October 3, 2017

It's Baltimore, 1962 where Tracy Turnblad, a big girl with big hair and an even bigger heart, is on a mission to follow her dreams and dance her way onto national TV. Tracy's audition makes her a local star and soon she is using her new-found fame to fight for equality, bagging local heartthrob Link Larkin along the way!

BWW Interview: Sarah-Jane Potts on FOR LOVE OR MONEYBWW Interview: Sarah-Jane Potts on FOR LOVE OR MONEY
September 22, 2017

In a small town in Yorkshire, a beautiful widow is being wooed by two suitors. Fresh from the City and with endless money to dispose of, the older one showers her with gifts - which the younger (handsome, impecunious, an inveterate gambler) wants to put to better use.

BWW Review: TEAM VIKING, Tron Theatre, GlasgowBWW Review: TEAM VIKING, Tron Theatre, Glasgow
September 21, 2017

Five years ago, James's best friend was diagnosed with heart cancer and told he had three months to live. His last wish was to be given a full viking burial. This is the remarkable, hilarious and heart-lifting story of how James actually gave his best mate the send-off he wanted.

BroadwayWorld UK Awards 2017: Natalie O'Donoghue's NominationsBroadwayWorld UK Awards 2017: Natalie O'Donoghue's Nominations
September 22, 2017

BWW reviewer Natalie O'Donoghue puts forward her nominations for the 2017 BroadwayWorld UK Awards!

Mad Props Theatre bring SOHO CINDERS to GlasgowMad Props Theatre bring SOHO CINDERS to Glasgow
September 19, 2017

When impoverished student Robbie becomes romantically involved with engaged London Mayoral candidate James Prince, his lap-dancing step-sisters become the least of his problems! James and Robbie's worlds collide forcing them to fight for their own fairy-tale ending in this hilarious, satirical twist on the classic Cinderella story.

BWW Review: BLANCHE AND BUTCH, Tron Theatre, GlasgowBWW Review: BLANCHE AND BUTCH, Tron Theatre, Glasgow
September 16, 2017

It was the best idea they'd ever had three disabled drag queens called 'Heelz n Wheelz' it was sensational! But when the sparkles fade and tensions rise, a new way forward is needed. Join our stars backstage as they now tour the first 'Whatever Happened to Baby Jane?' to star an 'actually disabled' Blanche. It's seen better days and so have they. What can possibly go wrong as they pull back the curtain on their lives, loves and losses?

BWW Review: THE KITE RUNNER, Theatre Royal, GlasgowBWW Review: THE KITE RUNNER, Theatre Royal, Glasgow
September 12, 2017

Afghanistan is a divided country on the verge of war and two childhood friends are about to be torn apart. It's a beautiful afternoon in Kabul and the skies are full of the excitement and joy of a kite flying tournament. But neither Hassan nor Amir can foresee the terrible incident which will shatter their lives forever.

BWW Review: A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE, Theatre Royal, GlasgowBWW Review: A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE, Theatre Royal, Glasgow
September 6, 2017

Southern belle, Blanche DuBois, seeks solace with her sister, Stella, after her world starts to crumble. But her downward spiral brings her face-to-face with Stella's husband, the sexy but brutal Stanley Kowalski. As temperatures soar and passions rise, Blanche and Stanley battle for Stella's soul.

BWW Interview: Robert Softley Gale Talks BLANCHE AND BUTCHBWW Interview: Robert Softley Gale Talks BLANCHE AND BUTCH
September 6, 2017

BWW speaks to Robert Softley Gale, artistic director of Birds of Paradise about their new production Blanche and Butch.

BLANCHE AND BUTCH To Open At Tron Theatre This Month Before Embarking On Scottish TourBLANCHE AND BUTCH To Open At Tron Theatre This Month Before Embarking On Scottish Tour
September 4, 2017

Birds of Paradise and Tron Theatre present brand new co-production, Blanche & Butch; a dazzling new drag show that tells the witty and poignant story of three disabled drag queens.

BWW Interview: Jai McDowall on MAD ABOUT THE MUSICALSBWW Interview: Jai McDowall on MAD ABOUT THE MUSICALS
September 4, 2017

BWW speaks to Jai McDowall about his upcoming Mad About The Musicals tour.

EDINBURGH 2017: A Day At The Fringe- Alex WaltonEDINBURGH 2017: A Day At The Fringe- Alex Walton
August 21, 2017

Alex Walton from Ibiza To The Norfolk Broads blogs for BWW about his typical day at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

EDINBURGH 2017: A Day At The Fringe: Sam GoodburnEDINBURGH 2017: A Day At The Fringe: Sam Goodburn
August 21, 2017

Edinburgh Festival Fringe performer Sam Goodburn blogs for BWW about a typical day at the Fringe.

EDINBURGH 2017: Theatre Etiquette At The FringeEDINBURGH 2017: Theatre Etiquette At The Fringe
August 20, 2017

A guide to how to conduct yourself in public during the world's biggest performing arts festival.

Line Up Announced for Underbelly's Big Brain BenefitLine Up Announced for Underbelly's Big Brain Benefit
August 19, 2017

Underbelly is thrilled to be partnering with The Brain Tumour Charity for a raucous evening of live comedy. The organisation remains at the forefront of the fight to defeat brain tumours, making a difference every day to the lives of people with a brain tumour and their families.

Glasgow Doors Open Day Announce 2017 Theatre VenuesGlasgow Doors Open Day Announce 2017 Theatre Venues
August 18, 2017

The annual Doors Open Days Festival offers people the chance to explore buildings in Glasgow that are not usually open to the public.

EDINBURH 2017: A Day At The Fringe- Guillaume Pigé
August 19, 2017

Guillaume Pige blogs for BWW to give us an insight into a typical day at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.



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