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Review: Duckie

They say that children are true critics. If a show excites them, you’ll hear the giggles of glee and hushed whispers to ...

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Review: This Is Not A Safe Space

With the tagline "Benefit cuts are hitting disabled people the hardest" it is hard to know what kind of performance to expect. ...

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Review: Hedda Gabler

Ibsen’s classic, Hedda Gabler — a play about chaos, power, and freedom — came to the Lowry Theatre in a modern adaptation by ...

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Review: Duckie

Posted on Nov 13, 2017 1
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Review: This Is Not A Safe Space

Posted on Nov 13, 2017 2
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Review: Hedda Gabler

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Review: Duckie

Will Vincent reviews Le Gateau Chocolat’s family friendly retelling of The Ugly Duckling

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Review: This Is Not A Safe Space

Jade Fox reviews Jackie Hagan’s ‘amputee comedy’ — part of Contact’s Flying Solo Festival 2017

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Review: Hedda Gabler

This modern Hedda Gabler was sparse, shocking, and posed many questions about power

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Review: We Are Ian

Georgia Carney reviews We Are Ian, part of Orbit 2017

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Review: How to Win Against History

Izzy Lewis reviews How To Win Against History, the final performance in HOME’s Orbit Festival 2017

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Review: Much Ado About Nothing

Anuli Changa reviews Much Ado About Nothing, part of 3MT’s Shakespeare Festival

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Review: Days of Wine and Roses

Anuli Changa reviews Days of Wine and Roses at 53Two Theatre

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Review: How To Save The World Without Really Trying

Bourgeois & Maurice’s flamboyant neo-cabaret takes over HOME as part of Orbit 2017

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Review: Mobile

A caravan plays host to an exploration of social mobility in 21st century Britain as part of Orbit 2017

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Review: Instructions For Border Crossing

Anuli Changa reviews Daniel Bye’s interactive mediation on borders, part of Orbit 2017

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Review: The Believers Are But Brothers

Orla Quilligan reviews Javaad Alipoor’s exploration of what it is to be a young Muslim man today. Part of Orbit 2017

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Review: Palmyra

The destruction of an ancient city inspires the breakdown of a relationship in Palmyra