Tag Archives | Robert J Sherman

Bumblescratch – Adelphi Theatre

Bumblescratch premiered in a one-off gala performance at the Adelphi Theatre, London. Star rating: four stars ★ ★ ★ ★ ✩ Robert J Sherman took the bold – some might say ill-advised – step of effectively workshopping the latest incarnation of his new musical Bumblescratch in front of a large paying crowd at a charity […]

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Bumblescratch gala concert – latest cast details

Full casting for the special gala charity concert of Robert J. Sherman’s new musical Bumblescratch at the Adelphi Theatre has been revealed. The 13-strong cast will include 12-year-old Ilan Galkoff (Matilda, Oliver!) in the lead child role of Perry joining previously announced Darren Day, Michael Xavier and Jessica Martin The performance on Sunday 4 September at 6.30pm […]

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Bumblescratch gala concert – Darren Day, Michael Xavier and Jessica Martin star

Darren Day will star alongside Michael Xavier and Jessica Martin in the special gala charity concert of Robert J. Sherman’s new musical Bumblescratch at the Adelphi Theatre. The performance is in aid of Variety, the children’s charity, and is staged as part of commemorations for the 350th anniversary of the Great Fire of London, which raged in the East […]

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Robert J. Sherman’s new musical Bumblescratch – special charity gala performance

On Sunday 4 September 2016 there will be a special gala charity concert of Robert J. Sherman’s new musical Bumblescratch at the Adelphi Theatre. This performance is in aid of Variety, the children’s charity, and is staged as part of commemorations for the 350th anniversary of the Great Fire of London, which raged in the East End for four days […]

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CD Review – Love Birds – Original Edinburgh Cast

LOVE BIRDS – Original Edinburgh Cast 2015 (SimG Records – SimGR-CD028) What a hoot! This brand new musical from the pen of Robert J. Sherman is a hit at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2015 and from this recording you can understand why. Totally infectious – in a good way – and one of those CDs you […]

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Love Birds – Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Love Birds runs at the Pleasance 2 until 31 August. Star rating: five stars ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ Robbie Sherman – the third generation of songwriter in the successful Sherman clan – keeps the spirit of his father and grandfather alive in a new family-friendly show packed with parrots, penguins and plenty of toe-tapping tunes. Love […]

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Interview – Robert J. Sherman reveals new musical Love Birds at this year’s Edinburgh Fringe

ROBERT ‘ROBBIE’ J. SHERMAN is the son of Robert B. Sherman (1925–2012), one half of the Academy-Award-winning songwriting partnership (with brother Richard) responsible for the unforgettable numbers in classic movie musicals such as Mary Poppins, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, The Jungle Book, The Aristocats and Bedknobs and Broomsticks. His grandfather Al Sherman also enjoyed a successful […]

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A Spoonful of Sherman will return to St James Theatre

A Spoonful of Sherman, a cabaret celebrating the work of the late, great Hollywood songwriter Robert B Sherman (and of course his brother Richard) – the most successful songwriting partnership in the history of Hollywood – sold out all its perfomances at London’s St James Theatre in January. Now the show returns to the venue for a […]

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