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Birdsong – King’s Theatre, Edinburgh

Writer: Sebastian Faulks Adapter: Rachel Wagstaff Director(s): Alistair Whatley & Charlotte Peters Reviewer: Dominic Corr “Never again”; the imperative words uttered regarding the First World War. Yet, in the darkest moments of human history we find an enticing light to the subject. Whether it be through respect, education or simply guilt, the lessons we garner from these times are urgent. ...

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Cider With Rosie – Salisbury Playhouse, Salisbury

Writer: Laurie Lee Director: Paul Milton Reviewer: Sharon MacDonald-Armitage [rating: 3.5]   The time is 1917 and the place is Slad, Gloucester the home of the renowned writer Laurie Lee. The Everyman Theatre Cheltenham’s Cider With Rosie is a nostalgic look at the early life of Laurie and his family. From the muted toned set design of wooden stage and ...

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