Man for All Seasons

Man for All Seasons

Above: Sir Derek Jacobi CBE and Pat Jones have known each other for fifty-six years. Photo: Paul Johnson You never quite know when being a super-fan will pay off do you? (That’s a 60s style super-fan, by the way, rather than one of today’s Twitter-crazed fanatics.)...
Hold-en to Your Taps

Hold-en to Your Taps

Above: Amanda Holden. Photo: Simon Turtle Amanda Holden, together with her best buddies, is currently in the middle of a four-week whistle-stop tour with one of am-dram’s favourite shows, Stepping Out, ahead of opening the production in the West End next March. Paul...
“I Am What I Am” …Behind the Make-Up

“I Am What I Am” …Behind the Make-Up

Above: John Partridge in make-up for Albin/Zaza. Photo: Courtesy of TargetLive In March we were indeed fortunate to sit down with ex-EastEnders star and musical theatre king, John Partridge, as the first-ever UK tour of La Cage aux Folles swept through the leafy...
What’s It All About?

What’s It All About?

Above: Kara Lily Hayworth in Cilla The Musical at the Liverpool Empire. Photo: Matt Martin Following a series of open auditions up and down the country, Sardines was fortunate to grab a chat with Kara Lily Hayworth to find out a little more about the actress who beat...
The Great Escape

The Great Escape

Above: Ian Kelsey as Andy Dufresne in Bill Kenwright’s production of The Shawshank Redemption. Photo: Mark Yeoman Born and bred in York but now based on the south coast, Ian Kelsey is one of those instantly recognisable actors who, you could say, has pretty much done...
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