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The Collision Of Things – Live Theatre, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Writer: Devised by company Director: Ben Kidd Reviewer: Anna Ambelez [Rating:4.5] Exuding ebullient emotional energy, The Collision Of Things is a youthful production that abounds with maturity. Jan (Martin Bonger) and Luciana (Merce Ribot) meet, are instantly attracted, and co-habit. Yorkshire Tom ( Richard Kiess) comes to London to his estranged father’s funeral; wishing to connect with his father, he ...

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The Static – Contact, Manchester

Writer: Davey Anderson Director/Choeographer: Neil Bettles Reviewer: Clare Boswell [Rating:4] The Static by ThickSkin Theatre Company was a resounding success at this year’s Edinburgh Fringe Festival receiving a string of 4 and 5 star reviews. The company have now embarked on a nationwide tour and have still managed to maintain the energy and momentum that appealed to audience members and ...

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Edinburgh Fringe: Peter Straker’s Brel – Assembly Hall

Writer: Kevin Short Director: Kevin Short Reviewer: Stephanie Walls [Rating:5] Peter Straker has a music and theatre career spanning over five decades and this lifetime of experience in delivering one hell of a performance is evident throughout this one hour long tribute to Belgian singer-songwriter Jacques Brel. During the show Straker celebrates a small portion of Brel’s exquisite and well-loved ...

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Translunar Paradise – The Lowry, Salford

Writer/Director: George Mann Music: Kim Heron Reviewer: Clare Boswell [rating: 5] What is fascinating about’ Theatre ad Infinitum’ is their ability to turn their extremely capable hands to a plethora of performance styles and genres. Having originally witnessed their charming mime performance ‘Behind the Mirror’ at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in 2008, I was struck by their exhilarating talent and ...

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