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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BWW Review: THE LAST SHIP, Theatre Royal, GlasgowBWW Review: THE LAST SHIP, Theatre Royal, Glasgow
Posted: Jun. 19, 2018


BWW Review: DERREN BROWN- UNDERGROUND, Theatre Royal, GlasgowBWW Review: DERREN BROWN- UNDERGROUND, Theatre Royal, Glasgow
Posted: Jun. 6, 2018


EDINBURGH 2018: Access At The Edinburgh Festival FringeEDINBURGH 2018: Access At The Edinburgh Festival Fringe
Posted: Jun. 11, 2018


EDINBURGH 2018: Pick Of The Programme - ComedyEDINBURGH 2018: Pick Of The Programme - Comedy
Posted: Jun. 6, 2018


EDINBURGH 2018: Pick Of The Programme - MusicalsEDINBURGH 2018: Pick Of The Programme - Musicals
Posted: Jun. 14, 2018


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BWW Review: THE LAST SHIP, Theatre Royal, GlasgowBWW Review: THE LAST SHIP, Theatre Royal, Glasgow
Posted: Jun. 19, 2018


BWW Review: DERREN BROWN- UNDERGROUND, Theatre Royal, GlasgowBWW Review: DERREN BROWN- UNDERGROUND, Theatre Royal, Glasgow
Posted: Jun. 6, 2018


BWW Review: MA, PA AND THE LITTLE MOUTHS, Tron TheatreBWW Review: MA, PA AND THE LITTLE MOUTHS, Tron Theatre
Posted: May. 5, 2018


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


Blog: Closed West End Shows That Deserve A UK TourClosed West End Shows That Deserve A UK Tour
Posted: Jan. 23, 2018


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BWW Interview: Christina Bianco On Her Debut Album LIFE OF THE PARTYBWW Interview: Christina Bianco On Her Debut Album LIFE OF THE PARTY
June 22, 2018

We caught up with YouTube sensation Christina Bianco to talk about her crowdfunding campaign for her debut album.

BWW Review: SUNSHINE ON LEITH, King's Theatre, GlasgowBWW Review: SUNSHINE ON LEITH, King's Theatre, Glasgow
June 20, 2018

Follow the highs and lows of Ally and his friend Davy as they return home to Leith from the army. Families, friendships and life are not plain sailing in this funny and moving story about love and life.

BWW Review: THE LAST SHIP, Theatre Royal, GlasgowBWW Review: THE LAST SHIP, Theatre Royal, Glasgow
June 19, 2018

This personal musical inspired by Sting's own childhood experiences, shows the collective defiance of a community facing the demise of the shipbuilding industry alongside a poignant and moving romantic tale of childhood sweethearts and the adults they grew up to become.

EDINBURGH 2018: Pick Of The Programme - Family ShowsEDINBURGH 2018: Pick Of The Programme - Family Shows
June 18, 2018

BWW Reviewer Natalie O'Donoghue selects her top family shows to see this Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

EDINBURGH 2018: Pick Of The Programme - MusicalsEDINBURGH 2018: Pick Of The Programme - Musicals
June 14, 2018

BWW reviewer Natalie O'Donoghue selects her top pick of musicals from the Edinburgh Festival Fringe programme.

EDINBURGH 2018: Access At The Edinburgh Festival FringeEDINBURGH 2018: Access At The Edinburgh Festival Fringe
June 11, 2018

BroadwayWorld spoke to the team at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe to find out how accessible the world's biggest arts festival is.

Ian Stroughair on THE BIG SMOKE FESTIVALIan Stroughair on THE BIG SMOKE FESTIVAL
June 11, 2018

BroadwayWorld caught up with Ian Stroughair, curator of new cabaret festival The Big Smoke.

BWW Review: NASHVILLE LIVE!, Royal Concert Hall, GlasgowBWW Review: NASHVILLE LIVE!, Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow
June 8, 2018

'Nashville Live' transports you right into the heart of downtown Nashville, celebrating the atmosphere and energy of an evening in the home of country music.

EDINBURGH 2018: Pick Of The Programme - CabaretEDINBURGH 2018: Pick Of The Programme - Cabaret
June 8, 2018

BWW reviewer Natalie O'Donoghue selects her top picks from the Edinburgh Festival Fringe programme cabaret section.

BWW Review: DERREN BROWN- UNDERGROUND, Theatre Royal, GlasgowBWW Review: DERREN BROWN- UNDERGROUND, Theatre Royal, Glasgow
June 6, 2018

Direct from the West End, the multi-award winning master of mind-control and psychological illusion returns to amaze, astonish and enthral audiences with his latest smash hit show. Bringing together a collection of the very best of his work, Derren Brown: Underground promises a jaw-dropping experience of magical genius and epic showmanship not to be missed.

EDINBURGH 2018: Pick Of The Programme - TheatreEDINBURGH 2018: Pick Of The Programme - Theatre
June 7, 2018

BWW Reviewer Natalie O'Donoghue selects her top picks from the Theatre section of the 2018 Edinburgh Festival Fringe programme.

EDINBURGH 2018: Pick Of The Programme - ComedyEDINBURGH 2018: Pick Of The Programme - Comedy
June 6, 2018

BWW Reviewer Natalie O'Donoghue selects her top comedy picks from the Edinburgh Festival Fringe programme.

BWW Review: TITANIC THE MUSICAL, King's Theatre, GlasgowBWW Review: TITANIC THE MUSICAL, King's Theatre, Glasgow
May 29, 2018

Based on real people aboard the most legendary ship in the world, Titanic The Musical is a stunning and stirring production focusing on the hopes, dreams and aspirations of her passengers who each boarded with stories and personal ambitions of their own. All innocently unaware of the fate awaiting them, the Third Class immigrants dream of a better life in America, the Second Class imagine they too can join the lifestyles of the rich and famous, whilst the millionaire Barons of the First Class anticipate legacies lasting forever.

Susan Calman to host Underbelly's Big Brain Tumour BenefitSusan Calman to host Underbelly's Big Brain Tumour Benefit
May 28, 2018

On Monday 13 August, the second instalment of Underbelly's Big Brain Tumour Benefit, will take place at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in the 950 capacity McEwan Hall.

BWW Review: LIQUID SKY, Tramway, GlasgowBWW Review: LIQUID SKY, Tramway, Glasgow
May 28, 2018

LIQUID SKY is a new piece of visual theatre exploring the interface between sonic art and aerial circus, within a laser light scenography.

BWW Review: DAVID HOYLE: DIAMOND, Tron Theatre, GlasgowBWW Review: DAVID HOYLE: DIAMOND, Tron Theatre, Glasgow
May 26, 2018

Diamond is an avant-garde, angry and often hilarious journey into LGBT liberation from 1957 to present day, told via the thrilling, passionate biography of David Hoyle, with musical interludes from London drag four-piece The Lipsinkers.

BWW Review: A NIGHT TO REMEMBER, Citizens Theatre, GlasgowBWW Review: A NIGHT TO REMEMBER, Citizens Theatre, Glasgow
May 24, 2018

Exactly a hundred years ago in the Gorbals, as World War One draws towards its bloody close, audience and performers, soldiers and civilians, prepare for a big night out in the theatre to help them forget their troubles.

BWW Review: NEWS HACKS, Oran Mor, GlasgowBWW Review: NEWS HACKS, Oran Mor, Glasgow
May 23, 2018

Where is all the biting Scottish Political satire these days? It seems to have just disappeared along with original Irn Bru and your online personal data. It's about time someone did something about it.

BWW Interview: Isley Lynn Talks SKIN A CATBWW Interview: Isley Lynn Talks SKIN A CAT
May 22, 2018

BWW caught up with Isley Lynn to talk about her five-star rated play Skin A Cat which debuted at the Bunker Theatre in 2016.

BWW Review: GUT, Tron Theatre, GlasgowBWW Review: GUT, Tron Theatre, Glasgow
May 18, 2018

Maddy and Rory are devoted parents to 3-year-old Joshua, committed to keeping him happy and safe. But when an everyday visit to a supermarket cafe turns into a far more troubling incident, their trust even in those closest to them is shattered. Fear and doubt consume them, until they reach a savage breaking point.



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