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23rd Jan 2016
Lord of the Flies

LORD OF THE FLIES – RICHMOND THEATRE, LONDON

William Golding’s incisive study of mankind’s nature still has the power to send tremors, chills and also begrudging recognition down the spine over 60 years after it was released. Adapted...

18th Jan 2016
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BIG BROTHER BLITZKRIEG – King’s Head Theatre, London.

Big Brother Blitzkrieg kicks off with a dejected Hitler (Stephen Chance) consulting a university rejection letter. Despondent and devastated, he attempts suicide. He fails. When he awakes from a state...

18th Jan 2016
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THE LONG ROAD SOUTH – King’s Head Theatre, London.

A clammy, balmy atmosphere permeates the stage space in Civil Rights drama The Long Road South. Set across a hot afternoon and evening in Indianapolis in 1965, Paul Minx’s script traces...

12th Jan 2016
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STONY BROKE IN NO MAN’S LAND – Finborough Theatre, London

Part of the Finborough’s impressive TheGreatWar100 series, charting WWI through Theatre and performance, Stony Broke in No Man’s Land returns to the venue which hosted its world premier in May...

12th Jan 2016
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TIPPING POINT – Platform Theatre, London.

Tipping Point is a show by Ockham’s Razor. If you know the company, then you may have an inkling of what to expect, even without the knowledge that this is...

09th Jan 2016
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FEAR AND MISERY OF THE THIRD REICH – Union Theatre, London.

Director Phil Willmott has brought another challenging piece of Theatre to the Union Theatre stage, with his production of Brecht’s Fear and Misery of the Third Reich, using a translation...

08th Jan 2016
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GREY GARDENS – Southwark Playhouse, London.

Danielle Tarento has another hit on her hands, tackling the story of the lesser-known cousin and aunt of former US First Lady Jackie Onassis. The Edith Bouvier-Beale duo (known colloquially...

27th Dec 2015
A Christmas Carol

A CHRISTMAS CAROL – Middle Temple Hall, London.

This is a feel-good production dramatising Charles Dickens’ Christmas morality tale. It begins with Scrooge and a lot of bah-humbuggery, and ends with the extensive cast singing ‘We wish you...

20th Dec 2015
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WONDER.LAND – National Theatre, London.

Damon Albarn’s preoccupation with the digital age was writ large in, and central to, his 2014 debut solo record, Everyday Robots. This obsession continues in his ebullient co-creation wonder.land: a...

20th Dec 2015
Legally Blonde

LEGALLY BLONDE – Upstairs at the Gatehouse, London.

Legally Blonde is a lot of fun. With a book by Heather Hach, based on the 2001 film, and music and lyrics by Laurence O’Keefe that will be stuck in...

17th Dec 2015
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DICK WHITTINGTON & HIS CAT – Wilton’s Music Hall, London.

Wilton’s is one of the oldest surviving music halls in London and it seems fitting that its first foray into pantomime should be written by and starring a man whose...

13th Dec 2015
Kitten in Heels

KITTEN IN HEELS – LOST Theatre, London.

  Kitten in Heels, written and produced by Paul L. Martin, who also stars as Dame Choo, is a quirky and innuendo filled version of Puss in Boots, is brought to the...