The London Rose

musicals and operas · cotton blend productions · Ages 13+ · United States of America

world premiere
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BENJAMIN NICHOLSON certified reviewer June 08, 2019
tagged as: oscar wilde · transgender · flowers
A tremendous effort, from the cast to the playwright, and an important theme for contemporary (and 19th-century) gender discourse.... full review
MARTIN RODRIGUEZ certified reviewer June 25, 2019
I walked in not knowing what to expect (came to the show to support my friend, Brian) and walked out amazed. One of my favorite musicals of this year's Fringe. Great storytelling, wonderful musical, tied all together with an amazing ensemble. Great job to all involved. You should be proud of this production!... full review
MIMI KMET certified reviewer June 24, 2019
A beautiful show -- well-written, well-acted, well-sung! It belongs in a major theater with a full cast and orchestra.... full review
SAM PASTERNACK certified reviewer June 30, 2019
Confident and dedicated stars and ensemble propel this production to high heights and emotionally devastating lows. Their encore show on 7/6 is worth checking out! ... full review
SOCKS WHITMORE certified reviewer July 01, 2019
As a transgender musical theater creator and audience member, the fact that this show existed made me really happy. It was one of two shows at Fringe that made me cry (no small feat!) but also had a lot of fun to it despite being about a serious topic. The cast also brought an impressive energy—especially for a midnight showing!... full review
ANONYMOUS certified reviewer June 20, 2019
It was beautiful! Very well written, both the songs and the script. It’s amazing that only one person wrote everything!... full review
REY GONZALEZ certified reviewer June 23, 2019
tagged as: Beautiful · original · real · lovely · emotional · professional
I know this review is very long but my overall is come see the show while you still can. It's definitely worth to see. It's story and message is relevant and so original. I have hopes that this show goes somewhere. I already a cast recording lol. I also want to say thank you to Ember Everett, Cooper Knight, Laurie Payton, everyone in the production (including the people from the workshops),The Hollywood Fringe Festival, The Actors Company, and of course Mia E. Cotton for writing this beautiful original and most important Real show. Seeing you playing the piano for the show was also something beautiful. Just on how you play with passion alone shows how beautiful and important it is for you and all people who could relate to this. PS I lo... full review
ROB STEVENS certified reviewer June 24, 2019
read complete review at the link below... full review
ANONYMOUS certified reviewer June 28, 2019
A mash up of Beauty and the Beast meets Les Mis meets Sunday in the Park with George with queer themes woven in. ... full review