Marie Curie
Ends Jul 28 1h 40m
Marie Curie

Marie Curie London Reviews and Tickets

(121 Ratings)
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Absorbing, Entertaining, Great singing, Clever, Cliched

About the Show

Defies odds, discovers radium, wins Nobel, confronts moral dilemmas, shattering glass ceilings.

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Show-Score Member Reviews (22)

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163 Reviews | 17 Followers
Absorbing, Intelligent, Great writing, Great staging, Great singing

See it if You’re into new musicals, and would like to learn something that you might not already know about a scientific female icon.

Don't see it if Not into musicals, or are looking for a large scale show with special effects and large choreographed dance numbers.

178 Reviews | 20 Followers
Quirky, Refreshing, Absorbing

See it if You like musical infotainment. I watched mostly for knowing more about Marie Curie and was satiated. The live orchestra was on point too.

Don't see it if You want an upbeat musical. Some scenes felt better off talking rather than singing.

174 Reviews | 6 Followers
Fast paced, Sobering, Terrific orchestral musicians, Wonderful cast, Sung-through

See it if you enjoy historical bios. A lovely look at one of history's finest scientists & the difficult fight that women are still engaged in today.

Don't see it if your preference is light hearted fun musicals.

89 Reviews | 5 Followers
Dated, Cliched

See it if you want to see a show with 'timeless' (oldfashioned) soundtrack showing the life of Marie Curie without deepdive in the characters

Don't see it if You like energetic shows or want to see character development.

341 Reviews | 21 Followers
Slow, Fluffy, Great singing

See it if Some strong vocal performances

Don't see it if Some truly awful lyrics and unmemorable music.

28 Reviews | 1 Follower
Intense, Great singing, Entertaining

See it if You like science and musicals. Or in the mood for great singing.

Don't see it if You want a really good book

22 Reviews | 1 Follower
Cliched, Banal, Disappointing, Excruciating, Painful

See it if You've money to burn, and like heavy footed interpretive dance, or you like terrible costumes.

Don't see it if You like to engage with a story, you like music, you have eyes.

17 Reviews | 0 Followers
Intimate, Fresh, Educational, Absorbing, Gripping

See it if You want to see something new and raw in an intimate space that will make you think as well as be entertained.

Don't see it if You want a fully polished musical. This is a mature work in progress and a credit to all. A few tweaks and it will be great

Critic Reviews (8)

June 8th, 2024

"There’s no real hook besides the performances and a lovely, grandiose score."
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The Guardian (UK)
June 10th, 2024

"the show cuts back to schmaltz and an artificially upbeat end.."
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Theatre Weekly (UK)
June 10th, 2024

"It’s enjoyable, but doesn’t grasp the opportunities available to it.”
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June 10th, 2024

"it’s a handsome piece of theatre lacking a sense of true individuality..."
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The Arts Desk
June 11th, 2024

"...the most extraordinary combination of the constituent parts of musical theatre"
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The Stage (UK)
June 10th, 2024

"it’s a disappointingly dull affair, featuring erratic choreography and an ineffectual design."
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West End Best Friend
June 8th, 2024

"Marie Curie has the potential to be a standout production with its strong performances"
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Lost in Theatreland (UK)
June 9th, 2024

"Marie Curie, whose performance left me on the edge of my seat from beginning to end"
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