The 2017 Autumn/Winter season at your local theatres are starting up again, and the first in the line-up for me is Shirley Valentine at the Norwich Theatre Royal. Willy Russell’s heart-warming comedy premiered in 1986, and was later adapted into an Oscar nominated film (of the same name) in 1989, and now it’s back on a UK tour for its 30th anniversary.

Put simply, it tells the story of a Liverpudlian housewife whose children have left home and husband barely notices her – she spends a life talking to the wall. Spontaneously, her best friend offers her a two-week trip to Greece – an offer she can’t refuse, and a holiday that allows her to see herself and the world in a new light…

Read the full review here on GrapevineLIVE.

Hope you click-through and enjoy reading the full review. PS: I also had the pleasure of meeting Jodie, and she was beyond lovely and took at least 10-15 minutes with just the six of us waiting! Check my socials for photos. See you on the next post… 

♥ MOLLY THE BLOGGER ♥

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