Il Ritorno d’Ulisse in Patria, MONTEVERDI_COLSTON_HALL_12-4-2017_007 Chris Cooper of ShotAway.
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Il Ritorno d’Ulisse in Patria

Monteverdi’s music is enjoying a year of celebration - he was born 450 years ago. As part of the celebration, Sir John Eliot Gardiner has developed ...
The School for Scandal
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The School for Scandal

The vapours of eighteenth-century gossip are compared to the wind-borne whispers of rumour conveyed from one Smartphone to another in this production ...
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Radiant Vermin

Rushing onto stage and hushing the pre-show music, our main characters, Gill (Gemma Whelan) and Ollie (Sean Verey) announce that the play will begin b...
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Romeo and Juliet

SHAKESPEARE AT THE TOBACCO FACTORY AND TOBACCO FACTORY THEATRES Polina Kalinina’s Romeo and Juliet is in a word frenetic. It skips with juvenile ...
Arcadia
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Arcadia

Andrew Hilton, Shakespeare at the Tobacco Factory’s artistic director, chose well in pairing Tom Stoppard’s Arcadia with Shakespeare’s As You Li...
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Jane Eyre

The trouble with writing a review about a brilliant play is that you don’t want to give too much away. In an ideal world, everyone trotting into the...
As You Like It
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As You Like It

As You Like It is one of those plays that we think we know: the cross-dressing, the dancing around and singing in the woods, thatspeech by Jaques, and...