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Review: Evita

Evita is one of my favourite musicals, so when the opportunity came to see the latest touring production at Manchester’s Palace Theatre, ...

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Review: A Comedy of Errors

Right. First things first, A Comedy of Errors is not a good play. Like that Aldi smoked cheddar that’s still hanging out ...

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Review: A Midsummer Night's Dream

As I began my journey towards the Lowry on a bitterly cold winter’s evening, I confess, heretical though this may be, that ...

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Review: Evita

Posted on Mar 20, 2014 1
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Review: A Comedy of Errors

Posted on Mar 17, 2014 2
Photo: Dominic Clemence

Review: A Midsummer Night's Dream

Posted on Mar 17, 2014 3
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Review: Evita

Richard Smith reviews Evita at The Palace Theatre

Photo: Dominic Clemence

Review: A Comedy of Errors

Carys Lapwood reviews Propeller Theatre Company’s production of A Comedy of Errors at The Lowry

Photo: Dominic Clemence

Review: A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Sam Ebner-Landy reviews Propeller Theatre Company’s production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream at The Lowry

Photo: The Palace Theatre

Review: Let It Be

Pam Sidhu reviews The Beatles themed musical, Let It Be, at The Palace Theatre

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Review: Carmen

Adam Fearn reviews Carmen at The Russian State Opera House

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Review: Orlando

Amber De La Haye reviews Orlando at The Royal Exchange

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Review: Strangeways

Harriet Leitch reviews Strangeways at The King’s Arms Theatre

Photo credit: Proto-type Theatre Company

Review: The Good, The God and The Guillotine

Iona Douglas reviews Proto-type Theatre’s The Good, The God and The Guillotine at Contact Theatre

David Acton (right) as Peter Quince in A Midsummer Night's Dream. Photo credit: Dominic Clemence

Interview: David Acton

Carys Lapwood interviews ex-UoM student and actor, David Acton about Propeller Theatre Company, comedy and his time at the University of Manchester

Sophie Robinson (Nina) in The Seagull by Anton Chekhov, directed by Chris Honer (The Library Theatre Company at The Lowry, Salford, 21 February - 8 March 2014). Photo by Jonathan Keenan

Review: The Seagull

Josephine Lane reviews The Library Theatre Company’s production of The Seagull, adapted by Anya Reiss

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Review: Ballad of a Burning Star

Iona Douglas reviews Theatre Ad Infinitum’s explosive political piece, ‘Ballad of the Burning Star’ at The Lowry

Panelists from Your Place or Mine? Photo credit: Jessie Cohen

‘Poo-Poo-Putin!’

Jessie Cohen explores theatrical spectatorship in Queer Theatre – is it a step towards political activism or a force for perpetuating passivity?