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Review: The Vagina Monologues 2018

Anuli Changa finds empowerment and diversity in the University of Manchester’s production of the 1996 play

Photo: Steve Ullathorne

Review: Showstopper! The Improvised Musical

Anuli Changa finds joy in the spontaneity of a show that changes every night

Photo: Elena Brearley

MIFTA Preview 2018: Yellow Icing

The first in a series of previews for this year’s Drama Society MIFTA season

Credit: Cara Looij

Review: Romeo and Juliet

Shakespeare Society’s second production of the year reimagines the Bard’s classic as a North vs. South divide

Photo Credit: Manuel Harlan/RSC

Review: Hamlet at The Lowry

The Royal Shakespeare Company puts a contemporary spin on Shakespeare’s most quoted play

Photo: Craig Sugden

Review: Beautiful – The Carole King Musical

Anuli Changa reviews a jukebox musical that surpasses expectations at The Palace

Credit: Jessica Wiehler

Review: The Log

A coming of age story charms and delights at the Three Minute Theatre

Photo: Kate Cranfield

Interview: the cast and creatives of Flushed

Marina Jenkins talks to the team behind new play Flushed ahead of their Manchester run at 53two

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Female creatives launch campaign to buy theatre

A group of female creatives are seeking support for their latest venture – buying a theatre

Photo: Joe Mabel @ Wikimedia Commons

Review: The Vaudevillians

Jinkx Monsoon and Major Scales give old-school glamour a modern twist in their cabaret show at Contact

Photo: Al Conteh

Review: Hatch Home

Poetry meets theatre in Hatch Home, part of HOME’s Push Festival

Photo Credit: Rowan Payne

Review: Into the Woods

Marina Jenkins reviews UMMTS’ enchanting production of Into The Woods