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Stones in his Pockets – Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Guildford

Writer: Marie Jones Director: Lindsay Posner Reviewer: Alice Fowler Stones In His Pockets depicts a clash of cultures: what happens when rural Ireland and Hollywood come together on a film-set, somewhere on the Emerald Isle. Actors Owen Sharpe and Kevin Trainor put in bravura performances in this two-man show, playing everyone from bemused locals, roped in as extras, to the ...

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Stones in his Pockets – King’s Theatre, Edinburgh

Writer: Marie Jones Director: Lindsay Posner Reviewer:  Tom Ralphs In a small Irish village, a Hollywood film is being made and the locals are all thrilled both at the chance of making it on to the big screen, even if it is only likely to be as one member of a very large crowd, and the earning £40 a day in ...

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Doctor Faustus – West Yorkshire Playhouse, Leeds

Director: Dominic Hill Playwrights: Christopher Marlowe and Colin Teevan Reviewer: Rosie Revell [Rating:4] The Doctor Faustus currently on show at West Yorkshire Playhouse is every bit as dark and comically tragic as author Christopher Marlowe intended back in 1604 when the show was first performed. The scenes definitely attributed to Marlowe are skilfully bookended with specially commissioned new scenes by ...

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