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Vice Versa – Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon

Two men either side of a woman in Roman costume

Writer: Phil Porter Director: Janice Honeyman Reviewer:  James Garrington Loud-mouth General Braggadocio is convinced that he is one of the most popular men in Rome – especially with the women. His three servants – Feclus, Omnivorous and Dexter – all hate and despise him. Braggadocio has kidnapped Voluptua, Dexter’s former mistress, and is keeping her as a concubine but she ...

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Show Boat – The Lowry, Salford

Book and Lyrics: Oscar Hammerstein II Music: Jerome Kern Director: Janice Honeyman Musical Director: Gareth Jones &Stefan Lombard Reviewer: Laura Orton Premiered on Broadway in 1927, Show Boat was a show stopper. It was a radical change from all its predecessors and set a new standard in the musical genre. It was also the first ever racially integrated musical, allowing ...

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Edinburgh Fringe: Mother to Mother – Assembly George Square

Writer: Dr Sindiwe Magona Director: Janice Honeyman Reviewer: Deborah Klayman [rating: 4.5] On 25th August 1993, just months before South Africa celebrated democratic elections, American student Amy Biehl was murdered by youths from the Guguletu township. Based on a true story,Mother to Mother- a one woman play adapted from Dr Sindiwe Magona’s book of the same name - shows this ...

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