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4.0★ ★ ★ ★

The Light Princess

George Macdonald's Victorian fairytale The Light Princess is given a twenty first century makeover in the National Theatre's latest venture into the w...
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4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Gorilla

Gorillas, Gorillas, Gorillas! Polka theatre’s new Gorilla will leave every child (and animal-lover) wide-eyed at all the fun traits it has to offe...
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4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Liolà

Sicily, summer 1916. The village women finish harvesting Old Simone’s almond crop, and we are introduced to the characters through their cheerful si...
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3.5★ ★ ★

From Here to Eternity

There're an awful lot of things to like about the new Bill Oakes/Tim Rice/Stuart Brayson musical From Here To Eternity, currently playing at The Shaft...
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4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Sleeping Beauty

Balletically immaculate The Birmingham Royal Ballet’s production of Tchaikovsky’s most grandiose ballet does not disappoint. A young princess s...
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4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Titus Andronicus

Titus Andronicus, Shakespeare’s first attempt at tragedy used to be often considered a crude dramaturgical effort. It was rescued from obscurity, on...
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3.5★ ★ ★

Titus Andronicus

Shakespeare’s ‘Titus Andronicus’ is a tough task for any theatre troupe to take on. Written at a time when theatrical gore was extremely fashion...
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2.0★ ★

Farther West

It rarely bodes well for a production when muffled titters greet the death of its protagonist, particularly when the play is, by any definition, a tra...
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5.0★ ★ ★ ★ ★

The Commitments

This euphonious performance had me hanging on the edge of my seat from curtain rise – and out of my chair by curtain fall. 'The Commitments' is a sh...