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The Funeral Director  – Southwark Playhouse, London

Writer: Iman Qureshi Director:  Hannah Hauer-King Reviewer:  Richard Maguire The Funeral Director is this year’s winner of the 2018 Papatango New Writing Prize, an award that guarantees the winner a full production of their play, and a £6,000 commission for another one. The setting, a Muslim funeral home, is definitely a novel location for London theatre, but Iman Qureshi’s story is, ...

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The Beaux’ Stratagem – Redgrave Theatre, Bristol

Writer: George Farquhar Director: Paul Clarkson Reviewer: Kris Hallett 18th century comedy is alive and well in Bristol. WithThe School for Scandalrollicking along at the Tobacco Factory, now George Farquhar’sThe Beaux’ Stratagemhas been dusted off and given an entertaining, lively production as Bristol Old Vic’s second year students head off on a tour of the South West. While Andrew Hilton’s ...

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