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Circle Mirror Transformation – HOME, Manchester

Writer: Annie Baker Director: Bijan Sheibani Reviewer: Lizz Clark It has been said that films about actors and acting are likely to be lauded at the Oscars, from Argo to La La Land. Perhaps Circle Mirror Transformation is the theatrical equivalent: Annie Baker's play, which follows a six-week drama course held at a Vermont community centre, certainly garnered praise from ...

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Educating Rita – Liverpool Playhouse

Writer: Willy Russell Director: Gemma Bodinetz Reviewer: Vicki Goodwin Educating Rita is an iconic play that needs very little introduction. From stage to screen and back again, it’s a timeless story of wanting more from life than just settling for the hand we’ve been dealt. For the unfamiliar, it is a comedic masterpiece that effortlessly elicits a torrent of emotions ...

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WHAT’S HOT – Week Beginning Monday 9th February 2015

Shakespeare like you’ve never seen before, a Scottish classic at the Citz and the Carôle King musical are all opening across the country this week. Kris Hallett shares his top picks of UK theatre Beautiful- Aldwych Theatre, London Having taken Broadway by storm this Carôle King biopic now opens in the West End with previews from Tuesday (10thFebruary). It could ...

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NEWS: Educating Rita set for major revival at Liverpool Playhouse

It may be one of the plays most associated with Liverpool, but Willy Russell’s Educating Rita will be performed professional in the city for the first time in 13 years to open the Liverpool Playhouse’s 2015 Season. This major revival will mark the play’s 35th anniversary and will star Leanne Best as Rita and Con O’Neill as Frank. Following a ...

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