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One Festival: Programme B  – The Space Theatre, London

Perfect written by Rachael Claye and directed by Danielle McIlven Motherland written by Naomi Joseph and directed by Rachael Black It’s Not A Sprint written by Grace Chapman directed by Ellie Simpson Sweet Fade written by Charlotte Powell and directed by Orlando James Reviewer: Richard Maguire This is the final year of the One Festival at The Space where 19 ...

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The Full Monty – The Grand, Leeds

Writer: Simon Beaufoy Music Consultant: Steve Parry Director: Jack Ryder Choreographer: Ian West Reviewer: Janet Jepson It often takes a film to hammer home to the masses the effects of huge social changes that occur in British history. Two of the most damaging of these changes in the Yorkshire area in fairly recent decades have been the losses of the ...

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The Full Monty – Liverpool Empire

2016 UK Tour of The Full Monty

Writer: Simon Beaufoy Director: Jack Ryder Reviewer: Jamie Gaskin The Full Monty is a show that offers a whole new meaning to the playwright’s motto of “show don’t tell”. And it delivers using some nifty lightwork sidestepping any real embarrassment. Although the chirpy and clap along mood of the audience suggest they would not have been offended at anything much. ...

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Don’t Look Now – Queen’s Theatre, Hornchurch

Writer: Neil Leyshon (adapted from Daphne du Maurier) Director: Simon Jessop Musical Director: Steven Markwick Reviewer: Michael Gray Daphne du Maurier's chilling tale, Don't Look Now, is given a strikingly theatrical outing at the Queen's this autumn. Neil Leyshon's adaptation from 2007 moves restlessly around Venice and Torcello. Simon Jessop boldly sets everything in a beautiful, architectural frame (designer Norman ...

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