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Summer Holiday – Octagon Theatre, Bolton

Stage Adapters: Michael Gyngell & Mark Haddigan Directors: Elizabeth Newman & Ben Occhipinti Reviewer: Jay Nuttall After weeks of commuter hell in the north of England, it was a pleasure to see a crowd of people with beaming smiles desperate to board public transport at Bolton's new travel interchange. The OctagonTheatre's production of Summer Holiday may not take us beyond Bolton's ...

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Aladdin – Queen’s Theatre, Hornchurch

The cast of Aladdin at The Queen's Theatre Hornchurch

Writer: Nicholas Pegg Music and lyrics: Carol Sloman Director: Matt Devitt Musical Director: Dan de Cruz Reviewer: Michael Gray Here be dragons … Mark Walters' fairy-tale designs for this year's panto at the Queen's are charminglyOriental, with dragons around the proscenium, on the cloths and even projected onto the auditorium carpet and the walls. There are lovely ruins in the ...

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Three Minute Heroes – The Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Writer: Bob Eaton Director: Bob Eaton Reviewer: James Garrington For just a few short years at the end of the 1970s and into the early 1980s, the city of Coventry became almost the centre of the music universe when bands such as The Selecter and The Specials brought their brand of Caribbean-infused punk rock to the scene. They were signed ...

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