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The Roundabout – Park Theatre, London

Writer: J.B. Priestley Director: Hugh Ross Reviewer: Daniel Perks Britain in the 1930s is still very much a class society, with small indications of the turmoil and turbulence about to unfold. Businesses are feeling the after-effects of the Wall Street Crash; controversial parties are starting to extend their tendrils of influence into the more malleable younger, revolutionary generations. Indeed J.B ...

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Anything Goes – Empire Theatre, Liverpool

Music/Lyrics: Cole Porter Book: PG Wodehouse, Guy Bolton, Howard Lindsay, Russel Crouse New Book: Timothy Crouse &John Weidman Director: Daniel Evans Reviewer: John Roberts Following a Christmas season at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, Daniel Evans brings plenty to enjoy in this classy yet flawed revival of Cole Porter’s melodically rich musical. As plots go Anything Goes isn’t the strongest ...

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Anything Goes – Alhambra, Bradford

Music and Lyrics: Cole Porter Director: Daniel Evans Choreographer: Alistair David Reviewer: Janet Jepson The bar is serving, there’s tinkling on the ivories and a couple leisurely smooches away the evening, against a backdrop of ship’s bow and accompanying waves. This is the scene greeting the incoming audience members attending Anything Goes at Bradford’s beautiful Alhambra Theatre, putting everyone instantly ...

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Anything Goes – New Wimbledon Theatre, London

Music and Lyrics: Cole Porter Book: PG Wodehouse, Guy Bolton, Howard Lindsay New Book: Timothy Crouse, John Weidman Director: Daniel Evans Reviewer: Alex Ramon Following its highly acclaimed and hugely successful run as Sheffield Theatres’ 2014 Christmas show, Daniel Evans’s production of Anything Goes now tours, arriving at Wimbledon before heading on to (deep breath) Aylesbury, Stoke-on-Trent, Bromley, Bradford, Hull, ...

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