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Next Fall

Multi award winning Next Fall opened in New York in 2009 to huge critical acclaim before transferring to the Helen Hayes Theatre on Broadway in 2010, ...
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The Girl of the Golden West

In some ways, you could think of Puccini’s opera La Fanciulla del West as the first spaghetti western. This aspect is completely adhered to in the new...
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Seminar

A woman, Virginia Woolf famously wrote, must have money and a room of her own if she is to write fiction. Never has this been truer, suggests Theresa ...
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Love Me Do

Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran have stepped back in time yet again with their latest play Love Me Do. Set at the time of the Cuban Missile Crisis in ...
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He Had Hairy Hands

In 1950s London, on the cobbled streets outside the Stage Door of the best West End show in town, an illicit abortion goes wrong and a baby-shaped bun...
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Finding Joy

Marcel Marceau defined mime as “the art of expressing feelings by attitudes and not a means of expressing words through gestures”, and the cast of Fin...
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One Step Before the Fall

‘Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee’ or an exploration of sheer exhaustion: ‘One Step Before the Fall’ performs ideas about boxing, physical str...
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Lebensraum

Kicking off the London International Mime Festival at the Southbank is Lebensraum by Swedish-born theatre-maker Jakop Ahlbom, described as ‘a wordless...
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The Dumb Waiter

In a dank, Birmingham basement, two hitmen, Ben and Gus, wait with ever increasing boredom, frustration and anxiety for orders of their next job. Afte...
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Dorothea’s Story

Middlemarch, considered by many to be George Eliot’s masterpiece, is a very long novel, crowded with incident, characters and themes. It is in overall...