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Be//Longing – Hope Mill Theatre, Manchester

Writer: Rebekah Harrison et al Director: Matt Hassall and Take Back Theatre Reviewer: Lizz Clark Headlines refer to "swarms" of immigrants and political campaigns focus on "taking back control" of Britain and its borders. Migration is a pressing issue of our time, but how often do we hear the real stories of migrants, refugees and asylum seekers? In partnership with ...

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The Factory – Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester

Devised by: The Company Director: Matt Hassall Designer: Bethany Wells Sound Designer: Gerry Marsden Reviewer: Brendan James The Young Company at The Royal Exchange have departed from their home in St Ann’s Square and have taken their latest production of The Factory to the theatres' studio space on Swan Street to create an ambitious site-specific and immersive new work. On ...

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In My Bed – 24:7 Theatre Festival, Manchester

Writer: Rebekah Harrison Director: Matt Hassall Reviewer: Dave Cunningham Sarah (Olivia Sweeney) develops a one-sided obsessive relationship with the emotionally remote Danny (Kurt Nekko) that begins to affect the formerly warm friendship between Sarah and roommate Rose (Amy Drake). The fractured structure of Rebakah Harrison’s script for In My Bed perfectly reflects the disjointed lives of the characters who constantly ...

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