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Youthquake – Stratford Circus Arts Centre, London

Devisers: Zest Theatre Director: Toby Ealden Reviewer: Scott Matthewman Anybody who’s ever watched a TED Talk and marvelled at how unaware the speaker is at how patronising they are being will feel right at home with Youthquake. Zest Theatre’s new piece is named after Oxford Dictionaries’ 2017 word of the year, suggesting significant change due to the involvement of young ...

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War Correspondents – Stratford Circus, London

Writer / Composer: Helen Chadwick Directors: Steven Hoggett and Helen Chadwick Reviewer: Maryam Philpott The First World War gave us a lot of things, among them a different approach to reporting and recording the nature of conflict. Now every individual military death is acknowledged by the media and the consequences of war for those, who by accident of geography are ...

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No Barriers with Barriers – Rowans Bowling Alley, London

Devised, written and performed by the cast Reviewer: Ian Foster There can’t be too many theatrical experiences that take place in a working bowling alley but over at Rowan’s Bowling Alley in Finsbury Park, that is exactly what you’ll find in No Barriers With Barriers. The real life No Barriers With Barriers bowling club was set up by Peter Faventi ...

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Mr and Mrs Moon – Stratford Circus, London

Writer/Director: Tim Webb Reviewer: Harry Stern [rating:4] When it comes to theatre for pre-school children Oily Cart Theatre Company is in the vanguard of a small group of quality practitioners. This delightful production running over the Christmas period at Stratford Circus, is a superb introduction to live theatre for the 2 -5 year old age group. The great distinction between ...

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