The Lion King – Launch Event (Again)
Sophie Hicks attends the second launch event for The Lion King – which returns to the Palace Theatre later this year
Review: The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent
Nick Cage and Pedro Pascal star in this ode to Cage’s acting genius
Review: Wuthering Heights
Sophie Hicks reviews Wise Children’s Wuthering Heights, an adaptation of the Emily Brontë’s novel, at the Lowry
Golden Oldies: Atonement (2007)
As part of the Golden Oldies series, Sophie Hicks looks back on Atonement
Alternative Oscars: Who should have prevailed?
What if the current Oscar nominated films didn’t exist? We present our picks in our ‘Alternative Oscars’ list.
Review: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat
Sophie Hicks reviews Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at Manchester Opera House, starring Alexandra Burke, Jason Donovan and Jac Yarrow
Turning Red is turning heads
Pixar’s new feature Turning Red is a story of female friendships and tackles important issues like never before
Women behind the scenes of cinema
Let’s spotlight the women behind the scenes of cinema, and acknowledge their best work.
Any Dream Will Do at Manchester Opera House
Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat comes to Manchester Opera House, starring Alexandra Burke, Jac Yarrow, and Jason Donovan – the original Joseph
Review: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
Sophie Hicks reviews the stage adaptation of the bestselling novel, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
Manchester Opera House invites the Curious
Based on the best-selling novel, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time plays at Manchester Opera House
Review: 9 to 5
Jessica Hamilton and Sophie Hicks review 9 to 5, which is based on the film of the same name and stars Claire Sweeney, at the Palace Theatre
Lights, Camera, Election: Casting our vote on the best political films and TV
Our writers consider their favourite political films, in light of the student elections
Tumble outta bed and stumble to the Palace Theatre Manchester
9 to 5, the musical adaptation of the iconic film, returns to the Palace Theatre, starring Claire Sweeney
C’mon C’mon…you have to see this film
Is C’mon C’mon worth the rave reviews? Sophie Hicks reviews the latest sensation to come from A24
Review: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
Sophe Hicks reviews The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe at the Lowry, starring Samantha Womack
Andrew Garfield has a timely performance in Tick, Tick… BOOM!
Sophie Hicks reviews the highly anticipated adaptation of Tick, Tick… Boom!
Sophie Hicks reviews Hairspray at the Palace Theatre, starring Brenda Edwards and Norman Pace
Since when was ‘Sandlercore’ a thing?
What is Sandlercore? Our writer takes a deep dive into the new TikTok phenomenon to give you all the details