Tag Archives | Barb Jungr

Liver Birds Flying Home – concert performance – Epstein Theatre, Liverpool

Liver Birds Flying Home – concert performance – at the Epstein Theatre, Liverpool. Star rating: four stars ★ ★ ★ ★ ✩ It’s almost half a century since The Liver Birds flew onto the nation’s TV screens in Carla Lane’s long-running sitcom. Now Barb Jungr and Linda McDermott have written a new musical based on […]

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Liver Birds musical world premiere – cast revealed

Joanna Monro [pictured] and Lesley Molony will play Carla Lane’s much-loved comic creations in the world premiere in Liverpool of a new musical based on the hit TV series The Liver Birds later this month. The West End veterans who both appeared in Mamma Mia!, will play the iconic roles of Sandra and Beryl, with […]

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Musical Liver Birds to make Liverpool debut

Carla Lane’s Liver Birds will take flight in their home city for one night only this month in the world premiere of a new musical based on the hit TV series. The culmination of the show’s first workshop, the exclusive concert presentation of The Liver Birds Flying Home, will play Liverpool’s Epstein Theatre on 30 May. […]

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That’s Life – Barb Jungr and John McDaniel – Crazy Coqs

That’s Life – Barb Jungr and John McDaniel at Crazy Coqs, London until 2 July. Rating: four stars ★ ★ ★ ★ ✩ The much-travelled Barb Jungr takes the Crazy Coqs into its final month with her unique spin on classic pop before the lovely Piccadilly nightspot changes its name (to Tonight at Zedel), management and scope. She […]

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London Festival of Cabaret 2016 – all the details

Full programme details have been announced for this year’s London Festival of Cabaret which will run at various venues across the capital from 22 April until 8 May. Now in its fourth year, the festival, which aims to celebrate the great composers, lyricists and interpreters of popular song, will take place at four host venues: […]

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Come Together – Barb Jungr and John McDaniel – St James Theatre Studio

Come Together – Barb Jungr and John McDaniel – continues at the St James Theatre Studio, London until 29 November. Star rating: five stars ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ If there were a London cabaret theatre crown, it would rest on Barb Jungr’s head. Her reputation for giving great performances and interpretation of songbooks that […]

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Barb Jungr and John McDaniel Beatles show debuts at St James Theatre

Come Together, the new collaboration between two giants of cabaret from both sides of the Atlantic, award-winning vocalist and performer Barb Jungr and Grammy and Emmy winner John McDaniel, will receive its London debut at St James Theatre from 26 to 29 November, following successful runs in New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Connecticut and this […]

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Dillie Keane in Cabaret – The Pheasantry

Dillie Keane in Cabaret at The Pheasantry, London continues until 14 June. Star rating: 4 stars ★ ★ ★ ★ It’s almost a sin that someone with so many talents exists but the wonderful Dillie Keane wears her genius lightly in two hours of pure bliss at The Pheasantry. I don’t know about her dancing, but the founder of […]

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London Festival of Cabaret – Kerry Ellis, Janie Dee, Cynthia Erivo and Scott Alan join line-up

The third London Festival of Cabaret (LFoC) runs from 28 April–11 May and in addition to a spectacular list of artists, three prestigious new venues have joined the roster. The Delfont Room, the Sam Wanamaker Theatre at Shakespeare’s Globe and Wilton’s Music Hall join the Crazy Coqs, The Pheasantry, St James Studio and Jermyn Street Theatre in offering […]

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This Wheel’s On Fire – Barb Jungr – Crazy Coqs

This Wheel’s On Fire: Barb Jungr continues at Crazy Coqs, London, until 4 October. With more than half the 17 songs in Barb Jungr’s new show This Wheel’s On Fire either the work of Bob Dylan or Leonard Cohen, this compilation is chiefly a further salute to those two great North American-Jewish wordsmiths whose flame […]

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Barb Jungr and Lauren Fox – London Festival of Cabaret

Barb Jungr – Hard Rain at The Jazz Club, Soho/Lauren Fox – Love, Lust, Fear & Freedom at Crazy Coqs, London. The link binding these two shows, seen on consecutive days as part of the three-week London Festival of Cabaret, was the work of the bleak Canadian songwriter-poet Leonard Cohen. Barb Jungr shared “the Rat […]

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Feinstein headlines London Festival of Cabaret

London will celebrate all things cabaret in the inaugural London Festival of Cabaret which will see the genre playing in venues across the capital from Tuesday, 22nd October-Friday, 15th November. The festival will give audiences the opportunity to see world-class cabaret acts, newcomers and artists who have never ventured into the world of cabaret before. The London Festival […]

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