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Helen McCarthy

Helen McCarthy

Wilkommen to Manchester’s Kit Kat Klub

Helen McCarthy reviews the Musical Theatre Society’s production of Cabaret

What I’m looking forward to this year in Theatre

Helen McCarthy gives us the best picks of what local theatre has to offer this year

42nd Street makes old-school glamour its own

Helen McCarthy reviews ’42nd Street’ at the Palace Theatre

Manchester’s finest at Joshua Brooks

Helen McCarthy reviews some of the JB Shorts at Joshua Brooks

Why I Love / Why I Hate

Helen McCarthy tells us her likes and loathes of theatre

Why I Love/Why I Hate

Why I love: Alan Bennett Without doubt the master of comedy on the stage. From The History Boys to Habeas Corpus, he can make even the printed words in the hard copy hilarious, never mind the on-stage action. And Bennett’s constant collaborations with the National Theatre’s Artistic Director Nicholas Hytner not only means the staging […]