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The Lost Boy – St Mary’s Creative Space, Chester

Writer: Stephanie Dale Director: Kate McGregor Reviewer: Clare Boswell Two years in the making, The Lost Boy is the latest offering by Chester-based company Theatre in the Quarter and is a timely and compelling piece based around the current refugee crisis. Writer Stephanie Dale has impressively covered a lot of ground in this 90-minute play, balancing a heart-felt and personal ...

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The Snow Queen – St Mary’s Centre, Chester

Writer: Hans Christian Andersen Adaptor/Director: Russ Tunney Composer: Matt Baker Reviewer: Paul Bannister [Rating:3] “There is a greater bond than blood…………that is love” So doesThe Snow Queenleave you loving it, or leave your blood pressure so high you want to leave? Theatre in the Quarter presentThe Snow Queen this Christmas, a tale adapted from Hans Christian Andersen’s original and brings ...

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A Christmas Carol – The Town Hall, Chester

Writer: Charles Dickens Music: Matt Baker Adapter/Director: Russ Tunney Reviewer: Katherine Kirwin [Rating:4] Dickins' classic Christmas tale of Victorian redemption of a miser has found its perfect venue in the Victorian stone surroundings of Chester Town Hall. This inventive telling of a well-known tale began from the moment you climbed the steps into the entrance hall greeted by Victoriana carollers ...

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