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Lucky – Dixon Place, New York

(Lucky) (Dixon Place) (NYC) (c)Nina Wurtzel Photography

Music: David Evans Choreographer: Tyler Holoboski Directors: Henry Evans & Tommy McCarthy Reviewer: Adrienne Sowers Dixon Place is the current home of Lucky, Atlas Circus Company’s newest narrative circus created by Henry Evans and Tommy McCarthy. Lucky is a wondrous, fantastical, tidal wave of joy that packs an incredibly powerful punch into a compact run time of just under one ...

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CD REVIEW: Merman’s Apprentice – Original Cast Recording

Book &Lyrics by Stephen Cole Music by David Evans Reviewer: Mark Clegg Big, brash, vulgar and most of all loud, they simply do not make stars like Ethel Merman anymore. Frequently imitated but never equalled, Merman’s Broadway career spanned an amazing five decades and included her originating the lead roles in four musicals that are still frequently performed today (Anything ...

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Macbeth – London Welsh Centre

Writer: William Shakespeare Director: David Evans Reviewer: Maryam Philpott   The relationship between power and corruption is one of Shakespeare’s favourite themes, and numerous characters obtain authority only for it to sour and hasten their demise. It happens to Claudius, to Coriolanus, arguably even to Brutus, but Macbeth is Shakespeare’s greatest study in the destructive nature of power. Shortly after ...

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NEWS: West End stars join From Page to Stage 2014

Aria Entertainment is delighted to announce first casting today for the second annual From Page To Stage Festival, a season of new musical theatre at the Landor Theatre from Monday 10 February to Sunday 9 March 2014. Full casting is now confirmed for the Season’s three showcase readings of Merman’s Apprentice, Claus The Musical and The Return of the Soldier, ...

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NEWS: TPR join From Page to Stage as official media partner

We are delighted to announce that The Public Reviews have become the official media partner of the 2014 From Page to Stage festival of new musical theatre, which will be held at the Landor Theatre from 10th Feb – 9th March and as part of our commitment to the season, we will be running exclusive interviews and features about the ...

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Tea With Mamgu–London Welsh Centre, London

Writer:D J Evans Director: David Evans Reviewer: Christopher Hong [rating:3] Tea with Mamgu (pronounced Mam-gee) is a comedy set in Wales and is structured around the dementia-suffering Jenni who is helped by her grandson, Dylan Jr in moving to a home. The play jumps back and forth through time, the first part of which finds Jenni chatting with two of ...

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