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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

‘I was well entertained for every one of its 80 minutes’: MY MUM’S A TWAT – Royal Court Theatre by Aleks Sierz

Brill! Lively, but also occasionally moving, account of growing up while your Mum becomes a cult member.

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Sunday, January 14, 2018

Text of the Day: Beginning by Aleks Sierz

Random and topical thoughts and quotes gathered by My Theatre Mates contributor Aleks Sierz, first published on www.sierz.co.uk.

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Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Text of the Day: Witness for the Prosecution by Aleks Sierz

Random and topical thoughts and quotes gathered by My Theatre Mates contributor Aleks Sierz, first published on www.sierz.co.uk.

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Monday, January 8, 2018

Text of the Day: Michael Blakemore on Peter Hall by Aleks Sierz

Random and topical thoughts and quotes gathered by My Theatre Mates contributor Aleks Sierz, first published on www.sierz.co.uk.

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Sunday, January 7, 2018

Text of the Day: Daisy Pulls It Off by Aleks Sierz

Random and topical thoughts and quotes gathered by My Theatre Mates contributor Aleks Sierz, first published on www.sierz.co.uk.

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Wednesday, January 3, 2018

THE JUNGLE – Young Vic Theatre by Aleks Sierz

This new play about refugee-camp life in Calais is a gruelling docu-drama, powerful but oh so middle class!

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Thursday, December 28, 2017

Text of the Day: FCUK’D by Aleks Sierz

Random and topical thoughts and quotes gathered by My Theatre Mates contributor Aleks Sierz, first published on www.sierz.co.uk.

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Wednesday, December 27, 2017

‘Is Britain’s welfare system unfit for purpose?’: FCUK’D – Bunker Theatre by Aleks Sierz

Bye, bye UK City of Culture, this monologue is about the Hull that celebrations have forgotten.

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Friday, December 22, 2017

Text of the Day: Misalliance by Aleks Sierz

Random and topical thoughts and quotes gathered by My Theatre Mates contributor Aleks Sierz, first published on www.sierz.co.uk.

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Tuesday, December 19, 2017

‘Thought-provoking, playful & fun’: MISALLIANCE – Orange Tree Theatre by Aleks Sierz

George Bernard Shaw was a theatrical superman. A critical attack dog as well as a creator of problem plays both pleasant and unpleasant, he invented the drama of ideas.

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Thursday, December 14, 2017

Text of the Day: Goats by Aleks Sierz

Random and topical thoughts and quotes gathered by My Theatre Mates contributor Aleks Sierz, first published on www.sierz.co.uk.

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Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Text of the Day: Young Marx by Aleks Sierz

Random and topical thoughts and quotes gathered by My Theatre Mates contributor Aleks Sierz, first published on www.sierz.co.uk.

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Tuesday, December 12, 2017

PARLIAMENT SQUARE – Bush Theatre by Aleks Sierz

Kat is a young wife and mother, and Fritz tells her story in three episodes. The first, called Fifteen Seconds, shows her deciding to skip off work and, instead, board a train for London whe…

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Monday, December 11, 2017

DAISY PULLS IT OFF – Park Theatre by Aleks Sierz

This spirited, age-blind revival at the Park Theatre of Denise Deegan's 1983 girls' boarding school classic is a bit too boisterous for its own good.

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Saturday, December 9, 2017

Text of the Day: Bad Roads by Aleks Sierz

Random and topical thoughts and quotes gathered by My Theatre Mates contributor Aleks Sierz, first published on www.sierz.co.uk.

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Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Text of the Day: The Secret Theatre by Aleks Sierz

Random and topical thoughts and quotes gathered by My Theatre Mates contributor Aleks Sierz, first published on www.sierz.co.uk.

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Tuesday, December 5, 2017

‘The animals are the real stars’: GOATS – Royal Court Theatre by Aleks Sierz

Go goats! New play about truth and lies in the Syrian conflict is upstaged by its animal performers.

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Thursday, November 30, 2017

Text of the Day: The Suppliant Women by Aleks Sierz

Random and topical thoughts and quotes gathered by My Theatre Mates contributor Aleks Sierz, first published on www.sierz.co.uk.

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Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Text of the Day: Poison by Aleks Sierz

Random and topical thoughts and quotes gathered by My Theatre Mates contributor Aleks Sierz, first published on www.sierz.co.uk.

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THE SECRET THEATRE – Sam Wanamaker Playhouse by Aleks Sierz

Set in the 1580s, the play shows how Walsingham’s defense of Elizabeth from Catholic plots and assassination attempts results in hunting down the Jesuit missionary Robert Southwell, the re…

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Sunday, November 26, 2017

BAD ROADS – Royal Court Theatre by Aleks Sierz

It is one of the strengths of Ukrainian playwright Natal’ya Vorozhbit’s savage war play, Bad Roads, translated by Sasha Dugdale and part of the Royal Court’s autumn international seaso…

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Friday, November 24, 2017

Text of the Day: The Retreat by Aleks Sierz

Random and topical thoughts and quotes gathered by My Theatre Mates contributor Aleks Sierz, first published on www.sierz.co.uk.

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Monday, November 20, 2017

Text of the Day: Labour of Love by Aleks Sierz

Random and topical thoughts and quotes gathered by My Theatre Mates contributor Aleks Sierz, first published on www.sierz.co.uk.

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THE SUPPLIANT WOMEN – Young Vic Theatre by Aleks Sierz

David Greig's triumphant version of Aeschylus arrives in London trailing banners of glory.

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Text of the Day: Trestle by Aleks Sierz

Random and topical thoughts and quotes gathered by My Theatre Mates contributor Aleks Sierz, first published on www.sierz.co.uk.

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Saturday, November 18, 2017

POISON – Orange Tree Theatre by Aleks Sierz

Continental drama, in this era of Brexit negotiations, seems to be rarer and rarer on British stages. But, luckily, there are some venues which buck this parochial trend.

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Thursday, November 16, 2017

GLENGARRY GLEN ROSS – West End by Aleks Sierz

From its haunting title, to its moments of explosive dialogue, this is a modern classic, which when it was first staged won Mamet the Pulitzer Prize. Set in Chicago, it shows a group of slic…

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Text of the Day: Heather by Aleks Sierz

Random and topical thoughts and quotes gathered by My Theatre Mates contributor Aleks Sierz, first published on www.sierz.co.uk.

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Wednesday, November 15, 2017

BEGINNING – National Theatre & West End by Aleks Sierz

It’s about three in the morning on a Saturday night in the living room of a one-bedroom flat in Crouch End. Laura is a 38-year-old managing director, and it’s the tail end of her housewa…

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Sunday, November 12, 2017

THE RETREAT – Park Theatre by Aleks Sierz

Set entirely in a one-roomed hut in the Scottish Highlands, The Retreat tells the story of thirtysomething Luke, who has quit his high-powered City job to become a Buddhist. But just as he i…

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Thursday, November 9, 2017

Text of the Day: Insignificance by Aleks Sierz

Random and topical thoughts and quotes gathered by My Theatre Mates contributor Aleks Sierz, first published on www.sierz.co.uk.

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