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Saturday Night, Sunday Morning – Mercury Theatre, Colchester

Writer:Alan Sillitoe, adapted by Amanda Whittington Director: Tony Casement Reviewer: Michael Gray   Sara Perks' splendid design instantly conjures up a grim world of postwar austerity, the grim industrial Nottingham where Sillitoe set his state-of-the-nation novel. The steel girders frame sliding doors and screens; before the action, six silhouettes come to life in a clever pastiche of movie titles. The ...

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The Public Reviews 2014 Preview: Part I

Over the next week we shall be looking at the shows that have got our regional editors excited in 2014. Today we shall be looking at Ireland, South East and North East &Yorkshire. Are you excited by any of these productions? Share what you think in the comments section below. IRELAND: Ciara Murphy Here at The Public Reviews in Ireland, ...

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NEWS: Colchester Mercury launches 2014 season

Although they had already announced the regional première of Betty Blue Eyes, today Colchester’s Mercury Theatre announced its Spring/Summer season, together with all of its Made in Colchester productions for the whole of 2014. Although Betty Blue Eyes is a major coup for the Essex venue, for Artistic Director Daniel Buckroyd the season offers far more “This is a season ...

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