Following its press night this week, My Judy Garland Life has been applauded by critics and audiences for its sheer razzmatazz and showmanship. Sally Ann Triplett’s performance as Judy Garland and Liza Minnelli has been hailed as remarkable. Packed with many of Judy Garland’s best-loved songs, the show tells the story of growing up under the spell of a star.
★★★★ “CAMP AS KITTENS AND ALMOST AS LOVEABLE”
Alfred Hickling from The Guardian awarded the production four stars, affirming what a truly show-stopping performance this is.
“SALLY ANN TRIPLETT… MAGNIFICENT”
The Times' reviewer Donald Hutera highlights West End star Sally Ann Triplett’s performance and ambition of the show.
Nottingham Post writer Alan Geary describes Sally Ann Triplett’s performance in the show as ‘superb’, whilst stating the production may be playwright ‘…Amanda Whittington’s best piece of work yet…’.
★★★★ “AN EXPLOSION OF SHOWMANSHIP”
Writing for theatreCat, Libby Purves firmly assures you will have a wonderfully entertaining evening, enjoying a production which is ‘directed with panache and plenty of spectacle’.
“ANOTHER TRIUMPH FOR NOTTINGHAM PLAYHOUSE”
Phil Lowe from The Public Reviews confirms you are in for ‘one hell of a show’ whilst describing Faye Elvin’s performance as a ‘…part with an elegant charm and curiosity, warmth and wit’.
The Stage described the show, directed by Kath Rogers, as ‘…a winning performance… exhilarating and upbeat’.
Meanwhile, Theatre World magazine states Sally Ann Triplett is ‘a musical star’ and says ‘designer Tom Rogers’ flashy set creates the Hollywood atmosphere’.
A blogger from The Mummy Diary calls the show ‘divine’, ‘wonderful’ and ‘fabulous’.
My Judy Garland Life runs until Saturday 15 February.
Production photo by Robert Day