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The Truth – Theatre Royal, Bath

Writer: Florian Zeller Translator: Christopher Hampton Director: Lindsay Posner Reviewer: Claire Hayes Florian Zeller’s writing has become a phenomenon of the British stage over the last 18 months, with both The Father and its companion play The Mother being showcased in acclaimed translations by Christopher Hampton. But is his explosive brand of theatrical disorientation a simple flash in the pan, ...

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Talking Heads – Theatre Royal Nottingham

Writer: Alan Bennett Director: Sarah Esdaile Reviewer: Phil Lowe Since Alan Bennett's original six-part televisual masterpiece of social observation, collectively known as Talking Heads, aired on the nation's televisions in 1982, some of the groundbreaking monologues have been transferred to the stage by both amateur and professional companies. The choice is usually an evening of two monologues and invariably two ...

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High Society – Festival Theatre, Edinburgh

Director: Anna Linstrum Choreographer: Andrew Wright Reviewer: Francesca Parker [rating:3] From the highly acclaimed producers that brought us The King and I, Music and Lyric’s new production of Cole Porter’s timeless toe-tapping, hand-clapping musical,High Society has been greatly anticipated. High Society tells the story of the complicated love story of Jazz musician and ex-husband Dexter Haven (Michael Praed) and the ...

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