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Romeo and Juliet (Abridged) – St Martin’s Church, Colchester

Writer: William Shakespeare Director: Filiz Ozcan Musical Director: Matt Marks Reviewer: Michael Gray The tragedy of the star-crossed lovers is well suited to these teenage actors, and considerably enhanced by a high-concept production in a historic setting. These walls were old when Shakespeare penned his play; St Martin’s was already standing when those two noble households squabbled in Lombardy. Beneath ...

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The Wall – Mercury Theatre, Colchester

Writer: Roger Waters Director: Gari Jones Musical Director: Robert Miles Reviewer: Glen Pearce   For a generation that grew up alongside the introduction of the music video in the late 1970s and early 1980s, Pink Floyd’s Another Brick In The Wall video will probably be etched inexorably in the memory, its visuals becoming defining images for a whole generation. The ...

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