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REVIEW | Butterfly in Blood | RNCM

Butterfly in Blood takes the audience on a journey through the torment and agony that the Jews suffered at the Nazi concentration camps. During this improvised opera, the story of one woman’s fight is highlighted through music. During the Holocaust, over a million men, women and children lost their lives in Auschwitz. Fania Fenelon, a soprano…

Week 53 | The Lowry

Yesterday the Lowry, on their 16th birthday, launched Week 53. A festival of performance and art that has been created to feed the appetites of a compulsively curious audience. With an abundance of innovative and provocative work, over 200 artists are taking part across 11 days to provide 63 performances and exhibitions. Julie Fawcett, CEO of…

NEWS | BE Festival 2016 | Birmingham Rep

BE Festival is back with a bang this summer from the 21st to the 25th of June, the festival brings a variety of European theatre to Birmingham in collaboration with the Birmingham Rep. “BE FESTIVAL turns the notion of conventional theatre upside down. It crosses borders, creative disciplines and blurs the boundary between audience and artist.”…

REVIEW | Dial M for Murder | UK Tour

Based on the 1954 film directed by Alfred Hitchcock, and bursting with suspense, Dial M for Murder isn’t your typical murder mystery. The story of an ex-tennis pro who conceives a plan to murder his wife in order to have her money is pacy, intriguing and witty. Opening in a 1950’s stylish front room, the essence of…

REVIEW | Get Carter | Northern Stage UK Tour

Get Carter is a gripping, high intensity production about a criminal that returns to his hometown of Newcastle to find out who murdered his brother. Based on the novel Jack’s Return Home by Ted Lewis, the stage adaptation uses innovative theatrical elements to bring the story to life. The set, designed by Leo Warner for 59 Productions, is a textured…