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The Three Musketeers – Williamson Park, Lancaster

Writer: Hattie Naylor Director: Sarah Punshon Reviewer: May Mellstrom The sun will certainly be shining on Williamson Park this summer; not only is it the perfect place to enjoy the rare heatwave but The Dukes' production of The Three Musketeers burns almost as brightly in what must surely be their most joyful park show yet.   Playwright Hattie Naylor adapts ...

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Bullish – Camden People’s Theatre, London

Writer and Director: Lucy J Skilbeck Reviewer: Maryam Philpott “I am the Minotaur, who are you”, so echoes the rallying cry at the end of Milk Presents’ new show Bullish which uses the famous Greek myth to examine the pressures and expectation of gender identity. Showing as part of the Camden People’s Theatre’s Come as You Are Festival, which opens ...

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JOAN – Ovalhouse, London

Writer and Director: Lucy J Skilbeck Reviewer: Alex Ramon From a silent film classic and an often-revived George Bernard Shaw play to songs by Leonard Cohen, Kate Bush and Madonna, the singular figure of Joan of Arc has remained a somewhat unlikely icon and object of inspiration in 20th and 21st Century popular culture. This enduring fascination must be down, ...

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JOAN – Underbelly Cowgate, Edinburgh

Writer and Director: Lucy J Skilbeck Reviewer: David Doyle You might know St. Catherine from the Catherine Wheel, and you almost certainly know at least something of Joan of Arc. JOAN is their story, or at least it will be once Catherine shows up, until then this is about Joan. Lucy J Skilbeck’s exploration of the life of Joan of ...

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