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Noises Off – Royal Court, Liverpool

Writer: Michael Frayn Director: Bob Eaton Reviewer: Matt Yeoman   It’s a risky business producing a comedy so well known as Michael Frayn’s Noises Off. Bob Eaton and his team at the Royal Court Liverpool have risen to the challenge and with a strong cast and creative team the production does not disappoint. The production did lack a certain sense ...

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Bouncers – Royal Court, Liverpool

Writer: John Godber Director: Bob Eaton Reviewer: Abbie Rippon Bouncers as writer John Godber plainly puts it ‘... is about working-class Britons. It is both a warning and a celebration.’ Possibly the most famous of Godber’s plays, this evening at Liverpool’s Royal Court Theatre does feel like a celebration. The lively audience is happily entertained by the ‘midnight circus’ unfolding ...

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NEWS: Coronation Street’s Tupele Dorgu to cause chaos in Liverpool

Coronation Street star Tupele Dorgu is set to cause chaos in Liverpool in September as she joins the cast of The Royal Court's revival of classic Michael Fryan farce Noises Off. Dorgu will join Kim Hartman, who is best known as Helga in Allo Allo, and local actors Jonathan Markwood (Lennon), Stephen Fletcher (Little Scouse On The Prairie), Jessica Dyas ...

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Lennon – Royal Court, Liverpool

Writer: Bob Eaton Director: Bob Eaton Reviewer: Laura Orton Following rave reviews in 2010 and 2013, with pleas for it’s return, Lennon is back with a score of some of the most famous and best loved songs in history. Covering the life and death of The Beatles most famous and (arguably) most talented member John Lennon, this production takes you ...

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Lennon – Royal Court, Liverpool

Writer/Director: Bob Eaton Reviewer: John Roberts [Rating:3] Lennon is arguably one of the first ever in the jukebox musical genre, having been originally written and performed (1981) in Liverpool just six months after John Lennon’s untimely death. The musical charts the life of one of Liverpool’s most famous children in a whistle-stop 2.5 hour long production. There is plenty to ...

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Bouncers – Royal Court, Liverpool

Writer: John Godber Director: Bob Eaton Reviewer: Stephanie Rowe [Rating:4] John Godber’s Bouncers is probably his most over performed production from the British playwrights cannon, but here in Bob Eaton’s sharp and well observed production it still feels fresh nearly 30 years after its debut outing. Godber’s comic romp of the ups and downs of four doormen and the people ...

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