The Song’s The Thing – An Evening Of Motown

PASSION OF A SOUL SURVIVOR Mark Hudson reviews Lamont Dozier at the Royal Festival Hall EVEN if you've never heard of Lamont Dozier, you do know his music. As house songwriters and producers during Tamla Motown's Sixties heyday, he and brothers Eddie and Brian Holland became the most successful songwriting…

Limericks – the other kind.

A limerick is a form of poetry, especially one consisting of five-lines, predominantly in an anapestic meter with a strict rhyming scheme (AABBA), often with humorous intent. The first, second and fifth lines are usually longer than the third and fourth, moreover the first line traditionally introduces a person and/or…

Live And Kicking

Footage, Photos and frivolity!

Out Here, on My Own

From a debut solo performance - alison limerick 'In Concert' with a full band of wondeful musicians - to those micro-shows euphemistically named Personal Appearances or PAs to those in the know, alison therese limerick has run the gamut of venues and kinds of audience. Releases under her own name…

Label Life

4AD (Beggars Banquet) Album - Filigree and shadow 1986 single/EP - Come Here My Love/Drugs Album track - My Father Album - Blood 1991 Album track - Natures Way   Arista Records - Signed 1991 - 1994 Album one - And Still I Rise 1992 Singles - Where love Lives…

Arista Records

Signed 1990 to 1994. (Release of Club Classics - album 1998) (Re-release of Where Love Lives - single 2003) Having already recorded with a number of artist as a featured singer alison limerick finally signed her own deal in 1990. The original contract was a two singles deal with an…

Why And wherefore

Why, you may ask - after so many years without one -  have I chosen to create an official alison limerick website. The answer is twofold. I have been told by eeeeevrybody that I need one. 'Gota have one'. Well I resisted that imperative for a very long time but…

The Pajama Game review – 1999

originally published May 17, 1999 | 12:00AM PT Variety - Pajama Game , online review Far from emerging as another artificially spruced-up link in the retro-musical chain, Simon Callow’s arresting “The Pajama Game” is a fresh take on an enduring story . . . . The Birmingham Repertory Theatre production…

Treading The Boards Again

Film, Theatre, TV - part four Blink and more than two decades of recording career fly by before Ms Limerick can reclaim a place on the theatrical stage. The Pajama Game (1999 production) was crafted in Birmingham at the Repetory Theatre, directed by Simon Callow. It was a departure from…

Hysterical History

Film. Theatre, TV - part three Work leading up to the release of Where Love Lives. By the time La Limerick auditioned for her first west end show she no doubt thought she was prepared for anything. Wrong does not even get close, to either the audition process - which…