Category Archives: I’d Do Anything

Glenn Meads commentates weekly on BBC One’s I’d Do Anything – the latest reality TV search for a new musical theatre star to appear as Nancy in a West End production of Oliver! later this year.

Is 17 too young to play Sally Bowles?

With the girls all getting cast, following the success of the TV hit show, we have started a discussion at one of our regional sites – WOS Manchester. Is Sam too young to play the experienced Sally Bowles in Cabaret? … Continue reading

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Part time Nancy?

The Lord kept mentioning that he wasn’t sure if said Nancy has the stamina to do eight shows a week. Seems like none of them are allowed to! See below before you book, expecting to see the winning lass! This … Continue reading

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Consider yourself ……. delighted!

Well, now that the dust has settled and you have had time to pick yourself up off the floor, or maybe you have just finished watching Britain’s Got Talent on Skyplus; what a final! I must admit I didn’t have … Continue reading

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Life is a cabaret for the Nancys

My spies tell me that Jessie, Jodie, Sam and the lord himself were spotted at one of Liza Minnelli’s gigs in London last week. Anyone who saw JB and the Lord on Jonathan Ross last night will know why. Liza … Continue reading

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Who should be Nancy: Who is your winner?

With the final just twenty four hours away, everyone has their favourite, although unlike Joseph and Maria, many folks’ faves have since been sent packing. Has your Nancy left the building already? Or is the feisty one still there, waiting … Continue reading

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Week 9: The Results

After watching the results show, you become very aware of how inconsistent the panels’ comments are. Rachel received this comment from the Lord: “Bravo you! So good to see you come through like this.” If you missed the results show, … Continue reading

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Week 9: The Semi Finals

Thank the lord (not ALW) that BBC iplayer exists, as I was out reviewing The Osmonds last night and forgot to record the show. So, having had the chance to catch up, it was clear that last night was one … Continue reading

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Week 8: Results

I rarely mention the Olivers, as often I forget that they are in the show! But, something happened tonight during the group song, in that I suddenly realised that there is a wealth of talent in the final set of … Continue reading

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Week 8: Nancy meet Joseph

After Ashley’s untimely exit last week and the younger Nancys definitely flavour of the month with the Lord, what would the girls pull out of the bag tonight? Incorporated into the show was a stint from some of the Josephs, … Continue reading

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Results Show: The Lord gets his wish

Ttonight we were shown details of a Nancy mission, which should have been shown yesterday. But, this would have affected the voting process! Each girl had to learn how to perform stunts. Ashley and Rachel proved to be really great … Continue reading

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