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REVIEW | Things I Know To Be True | UK Tour

Andrew Bovell’s distressing play intricately unravels the issues of a fractured family. With minimalistic staging and a simplistic approach, it is a raw performance that is enhanced by Frantic Assembly’s powerful physical theatre. It is a complex portrait of a mother and father and their four grown up children. Set in Australia, their youngest daughter Rosie…

REVIEW | Domestica | Orbit Festival

“We are going to try to bore you to death,” a woman speaks deeply into a microphone as she stares blankly at the audience. Sat at a table draped in a black cloth, her eyes widen as she introduces us to the hypnotically poetic narrative. Sleepwalk Collective have created an incredibly immersive piece of theatre that explores…

INTERVIEW | Parallel | Laura Lindsay

Following the huge success of their previous collaboration Parade the Musical at the Hope Mill Theatre, Laura Lindsay brings Parallel – a thought-provoking piece of theatre that gives a genuine insight into homelessness. Touring the North of England this Autumn, it is an innovative production with an all-female cast, where at the start of the production a…

REVIEW | Rehearsal for Murder | UK Tour

Rehearsal for Murder isn’t your typical murder mystery, whilst it has all the essential components, there are a series of genuinely unexpected twists and turns. Bill Kenwright’s production performed by The Classic Thriller Theatre Company is bursting with well-known actors both from the stage and the screen. Telling the story of a group of people in the theatre…

REVIEW | Be My Baby | The Lowry

Set to the uplifting sounds of the 1960s, Amanda Whittington’s Be My Baby is a poignant yet heart-warming play about young unmarried pregnant girls that are sent to a mother-baby home at the disgrace of their families. Adapted for a Northern tour, the play takes place in the North of England. Protagonist Mary Adams (Jess Cummings) is taken by her…

Sam Mackay as Usnavi In The Heights

In The Heights | A Year In The Barrio

Celebrating a year in London, Lin Manuel Miranda’s original broadway musical In The Heights has been lighting up the Kings Cross Theatre since last September. Now booking until January the 8th, the hip-hop musical follows the lives of a group of people living in the neighborhood of Washington Heights in New York City. It is a musical bursting…