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A scene from Our Country's Good Photo Credit Robert Workman

Our Country’s Alright

Josephine Lane reviews Our Country’s Good at the Bolton Octagon.

Felix Scott and Amy Morgan in The Country Wife. Photo: Jonathan Keenan

Scandal and Debauchery in the Round

Joshua Harris reviews the new restoration comedy at the Royal Exchange Theatre, The Country Wife

Bill Naughton's play showing at the Bolton Octagon

Must See This Week In Theatre: 1st October-8th October

The best of theatre for the week ahead.

Chris Honer, Director of The Heretic. Photo: Courtesy of the Library Theatre Company

Hooray for The Heretic!

Josephine Lane went to The Cornerhouse last week to preview some scenes from The Library Theatre Company’s The Heretic and interview the cast


Must See This Week In Theatre: 24th Sept-1st Oct

The best of theatre for the week ahead.

'Legally Blonde' is currently showing at the Manchester Opera House. Photo: Joe Sandler Clarke

Must See This Week In Theatre: 17th Sept – 24th Sept

A guide to what’s happening in Manchester theatre this week

The Lowry Theatre, Salford Quays. Photo: John Walker

Theatre: What Manchester has to offer

Jospehine Lane presents you with a guide to the best in Manchester theatre

The Lament of Swordy’s Swell!

The Lament of Swordy Well- Review


Hell hath no fury like a man stalked on twitter

Review: Stewart Lee at The Lowry

Hath a Jew not eyes?- Israeli Theatre and the BDS Movement

Curtis McLellan looks at the proposed boycott of Habima, the Israeli national theatre company.


Saturday night, Sunday morning

It lacks the heart of the novel and film, but this adaptation of Sunday morning still has a lot to offer

Live at Owens Park image

Live at Owens Park

On Wednesday 21st March be ready to wet your comedy whistles with the witty delights of Chris Ramsey and Tom Deacon. Recognise the names? Chris…