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Golem by 1927 – Harrogate Theatre

Writer/Director: Suzanne Andrade Music: Lillian Henley Designer: Esme Appleton Animator: Paul Barritt Reviewer: Ron Simpson Golem is one of those shows where it’s difficult to visualise what you’re about to see from the advance publicity. In this case, however, it’s almost as difficult afterwards to describe what you’ve seen. To start with the obvious, Golem is a brilliant piece of ...

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Golem – Bristol Old Vic

Creators: 1927 Writer/Director: Suzanne Andrade Reviewer  G.D.Mills Golem takes us into the weird and wonderful world of an ‘extraordinary ordinary man’ who inhabits a warped and broken universe. Against an animated backdrop, at once cartoonish and nightmarish, five performers take us on a twisted journey into a world controlled, albeit subtly at first, by a disembodied consciousness hell bent on ...

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NEWS: 17th Pulse Festival line-up announced

By PAUL COUCH East Anglia's Pulse Festival, now in its 17th year, has today [25 March 2017] announced its line-up for 10 days of contemporary theatre with established and emerging artists, both local and those from further afield. Building on previous Pulse Festivals, this year’s programme carries on the successes of Suitcase Prize Day and Scratch Day with new work ...

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Golem – HOME, Manchester

Writer and Director: Suzanne Andrade Music: Lillian Henley Reviewer: Katherine Kirwin London-based company 1927 fuse different modes of performance into a cohesive production; live music, animation, film, and physical performance. It is difficult to capture in words how visually exciting Golem is and how it ensnares you from the outset. The weird and dazzling world created in Golem has the ...

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Golem – Trafalgar Studios 1, London

Writer &Director: Suzanne Andrade Reviewer: Scott Stait   The chances are, you have an online social media presence. More likely than not, that’s how you stumbled into this purple corner of the internet. Did you arrive here through choice, or because somebody else suggested you should? Golem, loosely based on Gustav Meyrink’sDer Golem taps into the current anxieties of the ...

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The Animals and the Children Took to the Streets – Theatre Royal, Plymouth

Director and Writer: Suzanne Andrade Film, Animation and Design: Paul Barritt Music: Lillian Henley Reviewer: Marina Spark [rating: 3] The Animals and the Children Took to the Streets engages the audience from the moment they enter the theatre, as three large screens display a flickering 1950’s B-Movie city scape that instantly catches the eye. However, 1927 do not stop there, ...

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The Animals and Children Took to the Streets – The Old Market, Hove

Writer and Director: Suzanne Andrade Reviewer: Steve Turner [rating: 4.5] Blending live music, performance, voice-overs and animation 1927 Theatre Company draw us deep into the mysterious world of an unnamed city in an unspecified time. Using a mix of contemporary references and some fabulously inventive animated scenery seemingly straight out of the 1920s, the scene is set for us by ...

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