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Women Like You – The Lab, Theatre Royal Plymouth

Writer: Katherine Stevens Directors: Lucy Hirst and Katherine Stevens Reviewer: Margarita Shivarova Flip the Bird presents a play that elegantly challenges the role of prejudice and societal norms that affect the relationships between women. It does so by exploring underlying causes of differentiation based on looks, behaviour and moral decision on one’s path in life. The ease with which Lucy Hirst ...

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Women Like You – Phoenix, Exeter

Writer: Lucy Hirst and Katherine Stevens Director: Lucy Hirst and Katherine Stevens Reviewer: Georgie Bird This enjoyable and engaging feminist two piece begins with the minimal staging of a bedsit. The walls are constructed out of bin liners and vines cover everything creating a feeling of abandonment, echoing the environment of a prison or someone that lives a very reclusive ...

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The Next Thing – Exeter Phoenix

Artistic Director: Lucy Hirst Reviewer: Georgie Bird Inspired by Yuval Noah Harari’s best-selling book Homo Deus A Brief History of Tomorrow, The Next Thing covers a wide range of issues young people face in a thought-provoking and engaging manner. The Young Pretenders are a talented group of young actors ranging from ages 11 to 17, filling the stage dressed in a ...

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