Tag Archives | Duncan Sheik

Whisper House – The Other Palace

Whisper House continues at The Other Palace, London until 27 May. Star rating: two stars ★ ★ ✩ ✩ ✩ For its second major staging in its new rebranded guise as the home for new musical writing, The Other Palace has chosen curiously. Whisper House is a 2009 piece with music and lyrics by Duncan […]

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Sheik’s ghostly Whisper House to open at The Other Palace

Multi award-winning Duncan Sheik’s musical ghost story Whisper House will play The Other Palace from 6 April until 27 May. Based on the rock singer/songwriter’s 2009 concept album and conceived with 30 Rock actor Keith Powell, Whisper House features a book and lyrics by Obie award winner Kyle Jarrow. Following on from his critically-acclaimed Spring […]

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American Psycho – Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre, New York

American Psycho continues at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre, New York. Star rating: three stars ★ ★ ★ ✩ ✩ Benjamin Walker turns in such a spectacular performance in American Psycho it’s a shame that the character he is playing doesn’t have a modicum of likeability. It would make sitting through this impressive but repellant musical […]

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Spring Awakening – Brooks Atkinson Theatre, New York

Spring Awakening continues at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre, New York until 24 January. Star rating: five stars ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ When the original production of the musical Spring Awakening closed on Broadway in January, 2009, it had racked up 859 performances and claimed eight Tony Awards, including Best Musical. Now the piece is back on Broadway […]

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