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The Resurrectionist – Etcetera Theatre, London

Writer: Robert Pope and Ian Dixon Potter Director: Courtney Larkin Reviewer: Maryam Philpott With Halloween fast approaching it’s the perfect time to revisit some classic horror stories. Golden Age Theatre Company have attempted to breathe new life into Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein by setting its play The Resurrectionist a few months before the book was written and focusing on the events ...

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The Dead Shepherd – White Bear Theatre, London

Writers: Robert Pope &Ian Dixon-Potter Director: Linda Miller Reviewer: Jon Wainwright In the turbulent world of late Elizabethan London, having the wrong sort of friendship with the wrong sort of playwright could send a man to the Bridewell (in the days when it specialized in torture and not fringe theatre). Intrigue was everywhere, from the bedroom to the Star Chamber, ...

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