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Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Best of the Blogs: Upstart Crow, The Prince Of Egypt, Macbeth & more by Lisa Martland

In our continuing series, editor Lisa Martland picks out some of her Top Picks from the last week of theatre (to 1 March 2020), ranging from Love London Love Culture’s thoughts on David Mi…

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Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Best of the Blogs: A Number, Be More Chill, Netflix & Chill & more by Lisa Martland

In our continuing series, editor Lisa Martland picks out some of her Top Picks from the last week of theatre (to 23 February 2020), including Aleks Sierz’s thoughts on the Bridge Theatre…

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Monday, February 17, 2020

Best of the Blogs: Leopoldstadt, Far Away, Nora, People Show 137 & more by Lisa Martland

In our continuing series, editor Lisa Martland picks out some of her Top Picks from the last week of theatre (to 16 February 2020) including Maryam Philpott’s thoughts on Tom Stoppard’s …

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Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Best of the Blogs: Death of England, Endgame, Chaplin, The Jury & The Gift by Lisa Martland

In our continuing series, editor Lisa Martland picks out some of her Top Picks from the last week of theatre (to 9 February 2020), including Ian Foster seeing Rafe Spall give a career-defini…

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Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Best of the Blogs: The Sugar Syndrome, Persona, Sold & Blithe Spirit by Lisa Martland

In our continuing series, our editor Lisa Martland picks out some of her Top Picks from the last week of theatre (to 2 February 2020), ranging from Ian Foster’s praise of the Orange Tree T…

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Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Best of the Blogs: Uncle Vanya, The Welkin, Everybody’s Talking About Jamie & more by Lisa Martland

In our continuing series, our editor Lisa Martland picks out some of her Top Picks from the last week of theatre including Maryam Philpott’s thoughts about Conor McPherson’s emphasis on …

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Monday, January 20, 2020

Best of the Blogs: Les Misérables, Rags, Lullabies for the Lost & more by Lisa Martland

In our continuing series, our editor Lisa Martland picks out some of her Top Picks from the last week of theatre (to 19 January 2020), including Aleks Sierz’s view that the new production …

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Monday, January 6, 2020

Best of the Blogs: Snowflake, Swive, Curtains & more by Lisa Martland

In our continuing series, our editor Lisa Martland picks out some of her Top Picks from the last week of theatre (to 5 January 2020), including Aleks Sierz’s mixed feelings about Snowflake…

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Monday, December 23, 2019

Best of the Blogs: Curtains, Three Sisters, Peter Pan Goes Wrong & more by Lisa Martland

In our continuing series, our editor Lisa Martland picks out some of her Top Picks from the last week of theatre (to 23 December 2019), ranging from Jonathan Baz’s enjoyment of the musical…

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Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Best of the Blogs: Cyrano de Bergerac, A Taste Of Honey, The Boy Friend & More by Lisa Martland

In our continuing series, our editor Lisa Martland picks out some of her Top Picks from the last week of theatre including Love London Love Culture’s delight at watching Jamie Lloyd’s ra…

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Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Best of the Blogs: White Christmas, An Act of God, My Brilliant Friend & more by Lisa Martland

In our continuing series, our editor Lisa Martland picks out some of her Top Picks from the last week of theatre (to 2 December 2019), ranging from The Blog Of Theatre Things’ Liz Dyer fee…

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Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Best of the Blogs: Dear Evan Hansen, & Juliet, Land Without Dreams & more by Lisa Martland

In our continuing series, our editor Lisa Martland picks out some of her Top Picks from the last week of theatre including Ben Dowell (for theatreCat) giving his verdict on the much-anticipa…

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Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Best of the Blogs: Mary Poppins, Touching The Void, La Clique & more by Lisa Martland

In our continuing series, our editor Lisa Martland picks out some of her Top Picks from the last week of theatre (to 17 November 2019) including Ian Foster’s delight at the arrival of Mary…

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Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Best of the Blogs: The House of the Spirits, The Green Fairy, Death of a Salesman & more by Lisa Martland

In our continuing series, our editor Lisa Martland picks out some of her Top Picks from the last week of theatre (to 10 November 2019) including Aleks Sierz’s thoughts on Caridad Svich’s…

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Monday, October 21, 2019

Best of the Blogs: The Mates give their verdicts on Noises Off, Translations, [Blank], The Girl Who Fell, Tickle The Musical & more by Lisa Martland

In our continuing series, our editor Lisa Martland picks out some of her Top Picks from the last week of theatre (to 20 October 2019), ranging from Olivia Mitchell’s thigh-slapping joy on …

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Monday, October 7, 2019

Best of the Blogs: Master Harold, The Watsons, Mamma Mia!, The Open, Two Ladies &… by Lisa Martland

In our continuing series, our editor Lisa Martland picks out some of her Top Picks from the last week of theatre (to 6 October 2019), ranging from Libby Purves' childhood reminiscences assoc…

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Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Best of the Blogs: The Mates give their verdicts on Big, A Dolls’ House, Shida, The Eyes Of The Night & more by Lisa Martland

Best of the Blogs: The Mates give their verdicts on Big, A Dolls’s House, Shida & The Eyes Of The Night.

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Monday, September 2, 2019

Best of the Blogs: The Mates give their verdicts on Appropriate, The Doctor, Cabaret & more by Lisa Martland

Best of the Blogs: The Mates give their verdicts on Appropriate, The Doctor, Cabaret & more.

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Monday, August 5, 2019

Best of the Blogs: The Mates give their verdicts on Peter Pan, The Worst Witch, Crystal Clear & more by Lisa Martland

Best of the Blogs: The Mates give their verdicts on Peter Pan, The Worst Witch, Shackleton’s Carpenter & more

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Friday, July 26, 2019

How the Mates Rate: The Night Of The Iguana at the Noel Coward Theatre by Lisa Martland

Clive Owen has returned to the West End for the first time in 18 years to play the Rev. T. Lawrence Shannon in Tennessee Williams’ The Night Of The Iguana in a new production directed by J…

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Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Best of the Blogs: The Mates give their verdicts on The Night of the Iguana, Shit-Faced Shakespeare, The Falcon’s Malteser & more by Lisa Martland

A large percentage of the theatre community may be heading up to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in the next week or so but our editor Lisa Martland’s Top Picks from the last week’s produc…

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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Best of the Blogs: The Mates give their verdicts on Joseph, Jesus, Kylie Jenner, Peter Gynt & more by Lisa Martland

It’s all in a name this week as our editor Lisa Martland picks out her Top Picks from the last week’s theatre in the West End, London Fringe or beyond.

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Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Best of the Blogs: The Mates give their verdicts on Adrian Mole, Noises Off, The End of History & more by Lisa Martland

Carrying on a new series, our editor Lisa Martland has picked out her Top Picks including three musicals: The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13¾ The Musical at the Ambassadors Theatre (Li…

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Monday, July 1, 2019

Best of the Blogs: The Mates give their verdicts on Bitter Wheat, Present Laughter, On Your Feet & more by Lisa Martland

Carrying on a new series, our editor Lisa Martland has picked out her Top Picks from the last week including Anne Cox’s thoughts on Present Laughter, while Aleks Sierz reports from Bitter …

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Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Best of the Blogs: From Brexit via Plenty to A Midsummer Night’s Dream by Lisa Martland

Amidst editor Lisa Martland’s seven Top Picks from the last week of theatre are Libby Purves’ description of her blissful time at Nicholas Hytner’s immersive production of A Midsummer …

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Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Best of the Blogs: Education, Education, Education to Custody to Country Music by Lisa Martland

Carrying on a new series, our editor Lisa Martland picks out seven of her Top Picks from the last week of theatre (2-9 June 2019). Amidst her top choices are Maryam Philpott’s journey back…

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Monday, June 3, 2019

How the Mates Rate: Death Of A Salesman at the Young Vic Theatre by Lisa Martland

Directors Marianne Elliott and Miranda Cromwell have brought their unique vision to one of the greatest plays of the 20th century by Arthur Miller, seen through the eyes of an African Americ…

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Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Best of the Blogs: The Lehman Trilogy, Anna, Vincent River, Our Town & more by Lisa Martland

As part of a new series, our editor Lisa Martland picks out seven of her Top Picks from the last week of theatre (20-27 May 2019). Amidst her choices is the return of The Lehman Trilogy, imp…

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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Best of the Blogs: Death of a Salesman, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Orpheus Descending & more by Lisa Martland

As part of a new series, our editor Lisa Martland picks out seven of her Top Picks from the last week of theatre (29 April-6 May 2019). Amidst her choices are two more West End productions o…

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Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Best of the Blogs: Toast, A German Life, Tony’s Last Tape, Top Girls & Queen of the Mist by Lisa Martland

Carrying on her new series, our editor Lisa Martland picks out five of her Top Picks from the last week of theatre (8-14 April 2019).

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Monday, March 25, 2019

Best of the Blogs: The Rubenstein Kiss, Joseph, The Shape of Pain, Chickenshed & open-air delights by Lisa Martland

In a new series, My Theatre Mates editor picks out five of her Top Picks from the week that was in theatre (18-24 March 2019), ranging from Libby Purves’ return (after a few months’ brea…

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