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The Retreat

If you are planning to buy tickets for Park Theatre’s The Retreat hoping to be educated on the merits or demerits of Buddhism you will be disappointed…but you will definitely have a good laugh. Luke (Sam...
What Shadows Birmingham Rep _credit Mihaela Bodlovic
3.0★ ★ ★

What Shadows

Towards the end of the swinging 60s, in Birmingham in 1968, a local Member of Parliament gave a speech, which caused a storm that echoes to this day.  After all, the debate of Englishness is still ongoing and ...
Twilight Song - Kevin Elyot - Park Theatre
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Twilight Song

Kevin Elyot’s final play is receiving its premiere in Park Theatre a few years after the writer’s death. It is set in London, in a Victorian villa, it takes place over three summers – 1961, 1967 and the p...
Ex MachinaRobert Lepage, 887 , Robert Lepage, image credit Eric Labbé
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887

A largely autobiographical piece is easy enough to turn out either boastful and boring or reproachful and equally boring, and yet Robert Lepage’s 887 is remarkably balanced. The creator tightropes skilfully b...
Chinglish Park Theatre
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Chinglish

Global trade deals and trade protectivism are dominating the news lately making David Henry Hwang’s Chinglish a timely piece of comedy to stage. China is the biggest untapped market and global businessmen are...
Euripides Laskaridis - Relic
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Relic

Relic from the Latin “relinquere,” which means “whatever is left behind”; a proof of existence – creative or destructive, soothing or traumatic, tangible or not; we have existed and we still do and a ...
Dewey Dell - Marzo mime 2017 Barbican
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Dewey Dell – Marzo

Marzo Dewey Dell ‘s  latest creation is a distinctive performance that attempts to blend dancing and Japanese Noh theatre with the manga structure and aesthetic. The title refers to March that, in the cre...
Familie Flöz - Teatro Delusio www.floez.net
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Familie Flöz – Teatro Delusio

Following last year’s sold-out Infinita, Germany’s mask-theatre virtuosos return with another hit, Teatro Delusio. They successfully bring inanimate masks come to life and develop personalities. The perform...
C.S. Lewis - The Screwtape Letters at Park Theatre, London
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C.S. Lewis – The Screwtape Letters

If this festive season you don’t feel like going to another panto or another A Christmas Carol adaptation then probably The Screwtape Letters make for a good alternative. An adaptation of C.S. Lewis’ episto...