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Sunday, October 20, 2019

REVIEW: There Are No Beginnings, Leeds Playhouse ✭✭✭✭ by Jonathan Hall

By Jonathan Hall Jonathan Hall reviews There Are No Beginnings, a new play by Charley Miles now playing at the Leeds Playhouse until 2 November 2019. This post REVIEW: There Are No Beginning…

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Tuesday, October 8, 2019

REVIEW: Trojan Horse, Leeds Playhouse ✭✭✭✭✭ by Jonathan Hall

By Jonathan Hall Jonathan Hall reviews Lung Theatre Company's production Trojan Horse which was chosen to re-open the Leeds Playhouse after its renovation. This post REVIEW: Trojan Horse, Le…

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Tuesday, April 16, 2019

REVIEW: Around The World In Eighty Days, Leeds Playhouse ✭✭✭✭ by Jonathan Hall

By Jonathan Hall Jonathan Hall reviews Toby Hulse's adaptation of Jules Verne's Around The World In Eighty Days now playing at the Leeds Playhouse. This post REVIEW: Around The World In Eigh…

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Sunday, February 10, 2019

REVIEW: Random 7.37, Leeds Playhouse ✭✭✭✭ by Jonathan Hall

By Jonathan Hall Jonathan Hall reviews Debbie Tucker Green’s play Random 7.37 starring Kiza Deen now playing at Leeds Playhouse. This post REVIEW: Random 7.37, Leeds Playhouse ✭✭…

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Wednesday, January 30, 2019

REVIEW: Kes, Leeds Playhouse ✭✭✭✭✭ by Jonathan Hall

By Jonathan Hall Jonathan Hall reviews Kes by Robert Alan Evans based on the novel by Barry Hines now playing at Leeds Playhouse. This post REVIEW: Kes, Leeds Playhouse ✭✭✭✭✭ first…

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Monday, December 3, 2018

REVIEW: A Christmas Carol, Leeds Playhouse ✭✭✭✭ by Jonathan Hall

By Jonathan Hall Jonathan Hall reviews Deborah MacAndrew’s adaptation of A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens now playing at Leeds Playhouse. This post REVIEW: A Christmas Carol, Leeds…

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Friday, November 16, 2018

REVIEW: The Things That We Wouldn’t Otherwise Find, Leeds Library ✭✭✭✭✭ by Jonathan Hall

By Jonathan Hall Jonathan Hall reviews The Things That We Wouldn’t Otherwise Find at Leeds Library. This post REVIEW: The Things That We Wouldn’t Otherwise Find, Leeds Library …

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REVIEW: Partition, Leeds Playhouse ✭✭✭✭✭ by Jonathan Hall

By Jonathan Hall Jonathan Hall reviews Partition at the Leeds Playhouse. This post REVIEW: Partition, Leeds Playhouse ✭✭✭✭✭ first appeared on British Theatre. Hurrah!

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Thursday, October 18, 2018

REVIEW: Europe, Leeds Playhouse ✭✭✭✭ by Jonathan Hall

By Jonathan Hall Jonathan Hall reviews David Greig’s play Europe now playing at Leeds Playhouse. This post REVIEW: Europe, Leeds Playhouse ✭✭✭✭ first appeared on British Theatr…

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Saturday, May 26, 2018

REVIEW: The Girl On The Train, West Yorkshire Playhouse ✭✭✭ by Jonathan Hall

By Jonathan Hall Jonathan Hall reviews The Girl On The Train at West Yorkshire Playhouse. This post REVIEW: The Girl On The Train, West Yorkshire Playhouse ✭✭✭ first appeared on Britis…

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Thursday, May 3, 2018

REVIEW: Sunshine On Leith, West Yorkshire Playhouse ✭✭✭✭ by Jonathan Hall

By Jonathan Hall Sunshine on Leith, the jukebox musical featuring the songs of the Proclaimers, is a foot stamping, hand-clapping barnstormer of a show that by the end had the audience up on…

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Monday, April 23, 2018

REVIEW: Our Country’s Good, West Yorkshire Playhouse ✭✭✭✭ by Jonathan Hall

By Jonathan Hall Jonathan Hall reviews Timberlake Wertenbaker’s adaptation of Thomas Keneally’s novel Our Country’s Good at West Yorkshire Playhouse. This post REVIEW: Our Country&…

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Tuesday, March 6, 2018

REVIEW: This House West Yorkshire Playhouse ✭✭✭✭ by Jonathan Hall

By Jonathan Hall James Graham's This House is served well by a strong – and in these days of austerity, refreshingly large- cast playing multiple roles This post REVIEW: This House West Yo…

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REVIEW: This House West Yorkshire Playhouse ✭✭✭✭ by Jonathan Hall

By Jonathan Hall James Graham’s This House is served well by a strong – and in these days of austerity, refreshingly large- cast playing multiple roles This post REVIEW: This House W…

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Sunday, December 10, 2017

REVIEW: The Lion The Witch and the Wardrobe, West Yorkshire Playhouse ✭✭✭✭✭ by Jonathan Hall

By Jonathan Hall The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe West Yorkshire Playhouse Five Stars Book Now Part of the magic of Christmas is about the telling of stories, from Scrooge and ‘It’s …

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Friday, December 1, 2017

REVIEW: The Tin Drum, West Yorkshire Playhouse ✭✭✭✭ by Jonathan Hall

By Jonathan Hall The Tin Drum West Yorkshire Playhouse 4 Stars Tour Info On one level the story can seem simple, almost childish, with Nursery Rhyme overtones of drums and toy shops – …

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Sunday, October 8, 2017

REVIEW: (The Fall Of) The Master Builder, West Yorkshire Playhouse ✭✭✭✭ by Jonathan Hall

By Jonathan Hall (the fall of) The Master Builder West Yorkshire Playhouse Four stars Book Tickets ‘The Master builder’, Henrik Ibsen’s play from 1893 is a masterly study of an ageing …

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Tuesday, September 12, 2017

REVIEW: Partition, West Yorkshire Playhouse ✭✭✭✭✭ by Jonathan Hall

By Jonathan Hall So stark was the story that I left the theatre wondering why I’d never heard of it before and why it wasn’t in these days of multi cultural Britain a part of the school'…

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Saturday, May 27, 2017

REVIEW: The Grapes Of Wrath, West Yorkshire Playhouse ✭✭ by Jonathan Hall

By Jonathan Hall Having seen to what brilliant effect such a cast can be used in the recent production of ‘Romeo and Juliet’ it was a shame to see a similar cast, so underutilised in The…

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Monday, May 8, 2017

REVIEW: The Graduate, West Yorkshire Playhouse ✭✭✭✭ by Jonathan Hall

By Jonathan Hall Seeing Terry Johnson’s stage adaptation of The Graduate, I find that thirty plus years have put me entirely on the side of Mrs. Robinson This post REVIEW: The Graduate, We…

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Thursday, May 4, 2017

REVIEW: Lifeboat, West Yorkshire Playhouse ✭✭✭✭✭ by Jonathan Hall

By Jonathan Hall Perhaps the greatest testament to the spell cast by Lifeboat came from the audience of children sat crossed in two rows either side of the performance space, cross-legged, u…

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Thursday, April 13, 2017

REVIEW: Running Wild, West Yorkshire Playhouse ✭✭✭✭ by Jonathan Hall

By Jonathan Hall It was fitting that at the end that Oona the elephant took her own curtain call; it was exactly right for a production that takes that imaginative part of our minds and dire…

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Monday, March 20, 2017

REVIEW: The Full Monty, Bradford Alhambra ✭✭✭✭ by Jonathan Hall

By Jonathan Hall The concluding moments of ‘The Full Monty’ summed up the whole show: energetic triumphant dancing, dazzling lights, pumping music all received by enthusiastic standing o…

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Friday, March 10, 2017

REVIEW: Romeo and Juliet, West Yorkshire Playhouse ✭✭✭✭ by Jonathan Hall

By Jonathan Hall At the interval and the end- especially at the end- the audience, which included a large element of young people, erupted with a spontaneous cheering, whooping enthusiasm- i…

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Friday, February 17, 2017

REVIEW: Pygmalion, West Yorkshire Playhouse ✭✭✭✭ by Jonathan Hall

By Jonathan Hall At the end of the day, however, any production of Pygmalion stands or falls by its Eliza and Higgins: here the pairing of Natalie Gavin and Alex Beckett were terrific. This …

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