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Alice in the Walled Garden – Morden Hall Park, London

Writer: Lewis Carroll Adaptor: Bradley Cole Music: Guy Holden Directors: Nicholas Anthony and Caroline Funnell Reviewer: Ann Bawtree Surely there can be no more suitable place for a production of Alice than the beautiful rose garden of Morden Hall Park, so easily accessible from central London and yet a world away in peaceful beauty. True the garden is not walled ...

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NEWS: Bolton’s Octagon Theatre announce new 2014-2015 season

Artistic director David Thacker and his associates have announced the 2014/15 season for Bolton’s Octagon Theatre that promises to build upon the theatre’s considerable strengthens while offering also some startling innovations. The Octagon will continue its successful collaborations with The New Vic Theatre, Newcastle- under- Lyme, and Oldham Coliseum. The policy of through casting, with the actors from one production ...

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Alice In Wonderland – The Selkirk, London

Writer: Richard Stratton Director: Ellie Pitkin Reviewer: Christopher Hong This compact staging above a pub features Alice stumbling into a shop, ending up going through a shapeshifting door that debates with itself and into wonderland. The usual suspects of major characters are all present in this stripped-down adaptation by Richard Stratton that retains the most entertaining and memorable episodes of ...

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NEWS: Sell A Door announce 2014 season of work

Having recently been made an associate company with both Greenwich Theatre, London and Beacon Arts Centre in Inverclyde Sell A Door Theatre Company under the artistic directorship of David Hutchinson plan their most ambitious season of work for 2014. The year will start with a 48 date UK tour of Robert Louis Stevenson’s Kidnapped in a new adaptation by Ivan ...

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Alice in Wonderland – St Paul’s Covent Garden, London

Writer: Lewis Carroll Composer and musical director: Candida Caldicot Book: Alice in Wonderland Director: Andrew Lynford Movement director: Stephanie Bradbury Reviewer: Ann Bawtree [rating: 4]   There have been so many theatrical adaptations of ‘Alice’ despite the difficulties of transferring the written word into the physical. From the dreadful Disney version to Jonathan Miller’s still unsurpassed black and white television ...

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Alice in Wonderland – Bikeminded Tours in Kensington and Chelsea, London

Writer: Lewis Carroll Director and Adapter: Amelia De-Felice Reviewer: Vicky Bell [rating:3.5] So you should probably know before I start that I’m a keen cyclist as well as regular theatregoer so the opportunity to see a theatre piece while cycling was just too good to pass over. That said you really don’t need to be fighting fit to enjoy this ...

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