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Alice In Wonderland – The Watermill Theatre, Newbury

Writer: Lewis Carroll Adaptors: Robin Belfield andSimon Slater Director:Robin Belfield Composer:Simon Slater Reviewer: Mary Scriven After 150 years, Alice is still one of the most celebrated figures in children’s literature. It is widely recognized that the character was born during a boat trip that her creator, Lewis Carroll took with his neighbour’s three children, Alice, Lorina and Edith Liddell. Carroll ...

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Under the Bed – Theatre in the Mill, Bradford

Writer: The Company - based on a book by Dan Mallaghan Animators: Fabric Lenny and Lou Sumray Reviewer: Holly Spanner When visitors to Leeds Library were asked to record their memories of fairy tales, these memories went on to inspire a set of 13 paintings and prints and were transformed into a new story by 154 Collective. Herein began Under ...

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Alice – Theatre in the Quarter at St Mary’s Centre, Chester

Writer: Lewis Carroll Adaptor: Stephanie Dale Composer: Matt Baker Director: Peter Leslie Wild Reviewer: John Roberts Theatre in the Quarter (the only full time professional theatre company in Chester) have arguably produced their strongest Christmas production with their adaptation of Lewis Carroll’s Wonderland/Through the Looking Glass stories. On the outside Alice all seems rather familiar – the characters and the ...

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Alice – theSpace on North Bridge, Edinburgh

Writer: Toby Clarke Director: Ailin Conant Reviewer: Anna Ambelez Alice is based on Lewis Carroll’s 1865 Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Carroll strove to entertain as well as educate, known for his word play, logic and fantasy, so fine ingredients for a production. Outside, the parameters are set by the ‘Dean’ (Adam Trussell) of the college, stressing how one must be ...

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