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Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Review: Macbeth, Big Telly Theatre by Matt Barton

Review: Macbeth, Big Telly Theatre 2.0Overall Score This is perhaps the most definitive proof yet that ‘The Scottish Play’ is cursed. Zoom has been the repurposed vessel for theatre’s …

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Saturday, October 17, 2020

Georgia Leanne Harris: “We want Golden Goose to be a place where you can take risks” by Matt Barton

In our latest interview, Matt Barton interviews Georgia Leanne Harris, the artistic director of London’s newest theatre. They talk about opening a theatre in a pandemic, and Harris’s vis…

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Thursday, September 3, 2020

Review: Getting Close, Scenes for Survival, National Theatre of Scotland by Matt Barton

Review: Getting Close, Scenes for Survival, National Theatre of Scotland3.0StarsOne of the hardest struggles of lockdown has been staying connected to those you love or care about. Kathy McK…

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Tuesday, September 1, 2020

Review: The Maid’s Room, Scenes for Survival, National Theatre of Scotland by Matt Barton

Review: The Maid's Room, Scenes for Survival, National Theatre of Scotland2.0StarsThe pandemic hasn’t halted theatre’s affinity with a good ghost story. This instalment in the National T…

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Thursday, February 27, 2020

Review: Four Minutes Twelve Seconds, Oldham Coliseum Theatre by Matt Barton

Review: Four Minutes Twelve Seconds, Oldham Coliseum Theatre4.0starsOne of a parent’s strongest instincts is to protect their child. James Fritz’s 2014 thriller Four Minutes Twelve Secon…

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Thursday, February 20, 2020

Review: Extraordinary Wall of Silence, HOME Manchester by Matt Barton

Review: Extraordinary Wall of Silence, HOME Manchester4.0starsWith such a regular focus on the oral performance in theatre – always interested in the details of the delivery of a line – …

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Sunday, February 9, 2020

Review: The Strange Tale of Charlie Chaplin and Stan Laurel, HOME Manchester by Matt Barton

Review: The Strange Tale of Charlie Chaplin and Stan Laurel, HOME Manchester 3.0stars There are few more iconic or quintessential show business stars than Charlie Chaplin and Stan Laurel. Th…

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Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Review: Plant Fetish, HOME, Manchester by Matt Barton

Review: Plant Fetish, HOME, Manchester2.0starsLike a perennial evergreen, Chanje Kunda’s Plant Fetish continues to flower at HOME since it first blossomed during January’s Push Festival.…

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Saturday, November 23, 2019

Review: Jack and the Beanstalk, Oldham Coliseum Theatre by Matt Barton

Review: Jack and the Beanstalk, Oldham Coliseum Theatre 3.0stars There’s a tangible feeling of jovial warmth in the Oldham Coliseum for their Christmas pantomime, proudly described as “r…

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2019-2020 BROADWAY SEASON
Oct 06: Slave Play
Feb 01: The Minutes
TBA: Blue