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Faster Higher Stronger Straighter – Dominion Studio, London

Writer: Damien Tracey Director: Whitney Mosery Reviewer: Christopher Hong At a time when the Winter Olympics, Russia and its latest law on banning homosexual propaganda dominate the headlines, Damien Tracey has written a new play which aims to highlight and advocate for LGBT rights in Russia and beyond. Two parallel storylines run through the play with one depicting a couple ...

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Singular Sensations: Patricia Routledge – Charing Cross Theatre, London

Reviewer: Alex Ramon Singular Sensations is a series of Sunday afternoon interviews with musical theatre luminaries, held at the Charing Cross Theatre and hosted by Edward Seckerson. The inaugural season of these sessions, which began last September, has proved very popular and has so far seen appearances from Kerry Ellis, Howard Goodall, Janie Dee and John Wilson; Jenna Russell and ...

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Sleeping Beauty in the Wood – Little Angel Theatre, London

Director and Designer: Joy Haynes Reviewer: Harry Stern The Little Angel knows what it’s doing. Since its inception in 1961 it has introduced thousands of North London children to live theatre. The space, an old Temperance Hall, is charming, the staff are charming and the audience arrives, predisposed to being charmed by the stories they are to be told. It ...

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The Pardoner’s Tale – Unicorn Theatre, London

Writer: Geoffrey Chaucer Director/Adapter/Composer: Lewis Gibson Reviewer: Chris Combemale Is greed truly the root of all evil? Startlingly original and deliciously entertaining, Lewis Gibson’s children’s revival of Chaucer’s The Pardoner’s Tale is a vibrant exploration into the conman Pardoner. With breath-taking live music, a magically empty stage and snow falling from the skies, this ingenious production of an old and ...

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Fiji Land – Southwark Playhouse, London

Writer: Nick Gill Director Alice Malin Reviewer: Karl O'Doherty Everyone has happy memories. Ones they return to every so often, sometimes on purpose, sometimes spurred on by something seemingly unconnected that brings it all pleasingly rushing back. Unfortunately the same mechanic works for troubling or sad memories. What can provide a warming blanket will also sometimes provide a scratchy, painful ...

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The Gay Naked Play – Above The Stag, London

Writer: David Bell Director: Andrew Beckett Reviewer: Sonny Waheed First things first, if you’re looking for a play littered with naked flesh and homoerotic lustings, this isn’t it. The Gay Naked Play is, instead, a comedic look at the battle between artistic credibility and commercial success. Set in New York, The Integrity Players, a small theatrical troupe, strive to bring ...

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Oedipus Retold – Tristan Bates Theatre, London

Writer: Jeremy Kingston Director: Robert Gillespie Reviewer: Christopher Hong This is a double bill of Oedipus The King, a rewrite by Jeremy Kingston of Sophocles’ classic tragedy and Oedipus At The Crossroads, an original work written as a response to the original story. Oedipus The King is as told by Sophocles but with updated dialogue and clarification of some of ...

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