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Richard III – Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff

Writer: William Shakespeare Director: Yvonne Murphy Reviewer: Jacqui Onions Everything about Omidaze’s production of Richard III attempts to be ground-breaking. An all-female cast creates a promenade performance taken out of the traditional setting and thrown into a strange world hidden in the roof void of the Wales Millennium Centre. So many breaks from tradition could have easily been a recipe ...

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My Name is Rachel Corrie – Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Writer: Rachel Corrie Editors: Alan Rickman and Katharine Viner Director: Ros Philips Reviewer: Lauren Humphreys [Rating: 3.5] On March 16th 2003, less than two months after her arrival in the Gaza Strip, 23 year old American peace activist and member of the International Solidarity Movement, Rachel Corrie, was killed by an Israeli Defense Force armoured bulldozer while trying to prevent ...

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L.O.V.E – The Tobacco Factory, Bristol

Writer: William Shakespeare Director: Paul Davies Reviewer: Holly Spanner [rating:3.5] Based on the Sonnets by William Shakespeare, L.O.V.E was originally produced in 1992, winning the 1993 Timeout Theatre Award. Restaged by Paul Davies, Volcano Theatre Company have revived this piece of dramatic art for their current 2012 tour. Initially the stage is bare, save three items covered with dust sheets. ...

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