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Oedipuss in Boots – Wardrobe Theatre, Bristol

Director: Chris Collier Music & Lyrics: Kid Carpet Puppet maker: Dik Downey Reviewer: Julia Beasley What does a naughty fairytale cat have in common with a mythical Greek hero who was destined to kill his father and marry his mother? Absolutely nothing. This makes Puss in Boots and Oedipus perfect components for the latest offering from the Wardrobe Theatre, who ...

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Goldilock, Stock & Three Smoking Bears – Tobacco Factory Theatres, Bristol

Devised by: The Wardrobe Theatre Company Director: Adam Fuller Reviewer: Claire Hayes It may be July, but that doesn’t stop The Wardrobe theatre company from reprising its 2015 Christmas show, this time in the Factory Theatre. And why not, when this seasonally ubiquitous mash up of Guy Ritchie’s 1998 cockney gangster film Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels with the ...

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Goldilock, Stock and Three Smoking Bears – Wardrobe Theatre, Bristol

Devised by: The Company Director: Adam Fuller Reviewer: Chris Oldham Self-referential, stylised and undeniably slick though they may be, there’s something about a Guy Ritchie film that has always been ripe for parody. In Goldilock, Stock, and Three Smoking Bears, director Adam Fuller and the four-strong cast who devised it have created a nugget of finely-tuned comic theatre using the ...

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Christmas Crackers – The Wardrobe Theatre, Bristol

Three actors from Christmas Crackers

Improvised by: The Closer Each Day Company and Degrees of Error Reviewer: Beth Steer   Christmas Crackers– the latest improvised comedy from the Closer Each Day Company and Degrees of Error (the group behind Bristol’s cult-hit improvised soap opera,Closer Each Day) – has come to the Wardrobe Theatre, Bristol for several nights of improvised festive fun. Promising never to be ...

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Infectious – The Wardrobe Theatre, Bristol

Writer &Director: Meghan Leslie Reviewer: Chris Oldham Meghan Leslie’s darkly comic tale of love and desire versus medication finds the population of Tollhouse being presided over by the formidable Mrs A (Slavka Liskova), a slightly unhinged bureaucrat with an unparalleled love of sperm whales. The year is 2049, and the people are under strict control by a government intent on ...

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Oedipuss in Boots – The Wardrobe Theatre, Bristol

Director: Chris Collier Music: Kid Carpet Reviewer: Holly Spanner [rating:4] An eccentric fusion of Puss in Boots and the Greek tale Oedipus, Oedipuss In Boots is The Wardrobe Theatre’s second in-house production. Following on from the success of last year’s Home Alonely, the play is directed by Chris Collier, with Matthew Whittle as Creative Producer and Assistant Director. Together, they ...

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