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Flare Path – Exeter Northcott Theatre

Writer: Terence Rattigan Director: Justin Audibert Reviewer: Christy Ku Set in World War Two, Patricia (Olivia Hallinan) is a former actress and wife of RAF pilot Teddy (Alastair Whatley). When her former flame and Hollywood icon Peter Kyle (Leon Ockenden) arrives and her husband is called on a dangerous mission over Germany, their seemingly perfect marriage is tested to the ...

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Birdsong – King’s Theatre, Edinburgh

Writer: Rachel Wagstaff based on the novel by Sebastian Faulks Director: Alastair Whatley Reviewer: Callum Walker Based on Sebastian Faulks critically acclaimed 1993 novel and marking the 100th anniversary of the First World War, the stage show of Birdsong is a roaring affair of passion and suspense. When stage show writer Rachel Wagstaff initially approached Faulks seeking permission to write ...

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Birdsong – Ipswich, New Wolsey Theatre

Book by: Sebastian Faulks Adapted by: Rachel Wagstaff Director: Alastair Whatley Music: Tim van Eyken Reviewer: Michael Gray [Rating:4.5] Sebastian Faulks’ classic novel, with its psychological insights and its graphic descriptions of trench and tunnel, was never going to be easy to adapt. Perhaps that’s why this first ever touring production is Rachel Wagstaffe’s second attempt; she’s abandoned the time ...

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Birdsong – New Theatre, Cardiff

Writer: Sebastian Faulks (adapted by Rachel Wagstaff) Director: Alastair Whatley Designer: Victoria Spearing Reviewer: Barbara Michaels [Rating:3] Sebastian Faulks’ epic tale of courage, sacrifice and love, set amid the carnage of battle and the horror of the trenches of World War I, is given a brand-new adaptation by Rachel Wagstaff in this first-ever touring production of Birdsong. The plot-line follows ...

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