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The Ballad Of Robin Hood – Southwark Playhouse, London

The Cast of The Ballad of Robin Hood at Southwark Playhouse

Writer: Greg Freeman Director &Composer: Annabelle Brown Reviewer: Tom Finch Tacit Theatre's latest production based on the stories of Robin Hood has just opened at the Southwark Playhouse which has been cleverly transformed into The Tabard Inn, the same Inn from which Chaucer's pilgrims set off for Canterbury. This is a neat idea which allows the ensemble cast freedom to ...

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A Study in Scarlet – Southwark Playhouse, London

Writer: Arthur Conan Doyle, adapted by Lila Whelan and Greg Freeman Music: Annabelle Brown Director: Nicholas Thompson Reviewer: Mary Halton The Conan Doyle oeuvre is well trodden by theatre makers, particularly in the wake of the successful Warner Bros. franchise and BBC series catapulting Holmes back into the forefront of popular culture. One might argue that it’s roundly difficult to ...

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The Canterbury Tales – Exeter Northcott Theatre

Writer: Tom Daplyn &Tacit Theatre (adapted from the original by Geoffrey Chaucer) Music &Lyrics: Anthony Sebastian and Annabelle Brown Director: Anthony Sebastian Reviewer: Joan Phillips [Rating:4] Go to the Exeter Northcott Theatre for a rollicking evening of bawdy tales, lusty stories, live folk music and a sing-a-long included. Tacit Theatre’s adaptation of Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales has the audience buzzing before ...

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The Canterbury Tales – Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Writer: Tom Daplyn (from the book by Geoffrey Chaucer) Music: Anthony Sebastian and Annabelle Brown Director: Anthony Sebastian Reviewer: Selwyn Knight [rating:3.5] The Canterbury Tales were written in the mid 14th century by Geoffrey Chaucer. The background is of a group of pilgrims setting off from Southwark to Canterbury, competing to tell the best story with the prize of a ...

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