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Thursday, March 19, 2020

Review: Fatty Fat Fat, The Other Room by Emma Robinson

Review: Fatty Fat Fat, The Other Room4.0StarsDespite what the tinsel hangings and silver balloons may have you believe, this is not a celebration. It’s far too honest. Far more nuanced. Yo…

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Sunday, March 1, 2020

Review: Birth, Richard Burton Theatre by Emma Robinson

Review: Birth, Richard Burton Theatre 4.0stars The present unfolds, the past is revealed to be fragile and the future has to be written over, as Birth interweaves three generations of women …

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Sunday, January 26, 2020

Review: Romantics Anonymous, Bristol Old Vic by Emma Robinson

Review: Romantics Anonymous, Bristol Old Vic3.0starsReader Rating 0 VotesRomance has a particular ‘look’, physique, voice and even vibe, which ruffled shirts, excessive sweating and an i…

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Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Review: Anansi and The Grand Prize, Bristol Old Vic by Emma Robinson

Review: Anansi and The Grand Prize, Bristol Old Vic4.0starsEnlivened with the spirit of carnival, the cast of Anansi and The Grand Prize embolden some and engage all with their energetic sto…

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Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Review: Burgerz, Bristol Old Vic by Emma Robinson

Review: Burgerz, Bristol Old Vic 4.0stars Everyone must see Burgerz.  From a theatrical point of view, it is not only bending or breaking the boundaries between media, but deconstructing th…

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Thursday, September 12, 2019

Review: Wild Swimming, Bristol Old Vic by Emma Robinson

The stage within Wild Swimming is a liminal space, within which time is constantly shifting and the actor-character distinction is fluid. It’s equally dependent upon script and improvisa…

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Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Review: Summer Rolls, Bristol Old Vic by Emma Robinson

Review: Summer Rolls, Bristol Old Vic 3.0stars Summer Rolls is commendably, and rather shockingly, the first British Vietnamese play to be staged in the United Kingdom. Fundamentally, it is …

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Saturday, July 20, 2019

Review: Amélie the Musical, Bristol Old Vic by Emma Robinson

Review: Amélie the Musical, Bristol Old Vic 4.0stars A masterfully crafted piece of storytelling, Amélie the Musical’s characters are vividly and visually crafted through the unusually d…

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Thursday, June 27, 2019

Review: One Night in Miami, Bristol Old Vic by Emma Robinson

Review: One Night in Miami, Bristol Old Vic5.0stars‘We’re not weapons, we’re men’. The balance between the necessity to voice the race struggle during the fraught 1960s American cult…

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Thursday, February 28, 2019

Review: A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Bristol Tobacco Factory Theatres by Emma Robinson

Review: A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Bristol Tobacco Factory Theatres3.0starTobacco Factory modernise this much-loved classic with its gender bending and dystopian style performance; endeavo…

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Sunday, February 10, 2019

Review: Blue, Chapter Arts Centre by Emma Robinson

Review: Blue, Chapter Arts Centre3.0Overall ScoreSome plays may seem familiar; but the best are always the ones that should be done again. Blue definitely falls into both these categories. S…

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Friday, February 1, 2019

Review: A Hundred Different Words for Love, Tobacco Factory Theatres by Emma Robinson

Review: A Hundred Different Words for Love, Tobacco Factory Theatres4.0stars“As people we want to make real connections with audiences”, may seem like an empty statement used to fill up …

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Friday, January 11, 2019

Review: Hercules, Bristol Old Vic by Emma Robinson

Bonnie Tyler’s aptly chosen lyrics ‘I need a hero!’ welcome us into the modernised Thebes of neon lights and a ping-pong table on wheels; and we are greeted by ‘gods’ facing the ev…

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2019-2020 BROADWAY SEASON
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