David Shire:  When I am in Hollywood they say: ‘Why do you waste time writing for the theatre?’

“Isn’t modern technology great?” David Shire says after appearing on my computer screen. It certainly is. On a sombre winter day I find myself lookin(...)

Jay McGuinness and Diana Vickers in ‘Big: The Musical’

Michael Rose has been living in an all-singing, all-dancing world for more than 30 years, but even with his stellar background in musical theatre, th(...)

A stage musical version of the hit Tom Hanks movie Big, bound for the West End, will premiere in Dublin at the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre in December. T(...)