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600 People – Live Art Bistro, Leeds

Music includes: Blind Willie Johnson, Human Don’t Be Angry Director: Rachael Walton Writer: Alexander Kelly Design: Daniel Fletcher (print and visuals), Nathaniel Warnes (animation) Reviewer: Rich Jevons Third Angel’s 600 People is somewhere between stand-up comedy and an astrophysics lecture. The piece was sparked off by a conversation with Dr Simon Goodwin from the University of Sheffield and his work ...

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PULSE FESTIVAL 2016: Third Angel – 600 People

Writer and Performer: AlexanderKelly Director: Rachael Walton BSL Interpreter: Caroline Jane Smith Reviewer: Paul Couch Third Angel’s 600 People has something of an air of the Royal Institution Christmas Lectures about it. It’s accessible, not at all stuffy, and genuinely entertaining. Is it “theatre”? Probably not in the conventional sense but Third Angel does have a reputation for pushing boundaries ...

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The Lives and Loves of a Nobody – The Lowry, Salford

Reviewer: Hannah Hiett The Lives and Loves of a Nobody is a masterclass in experimentation with theatrical form. It is the story of an entirely unremarkable life, made special in the telling. Ordinary moments from a life that could be that of almost anybody are transformed into moments of pure theatre in a series of narrative vignettes festooned with little ...

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The Life and Loves of a Nobody – Square Chapel, Halifax

Writer: Rachael Walton Directed by: Rachael Walton Reviewer: Peter Gray In an interesting take on The Life and Loves of a Nobody, Third Angel faced a challenging dilemma regarding their dramatic choices forthis piece. Their chosen route is peppered with tonal devices to purposely create an atmosphere of dullness and disappointment which permeate the performance throughout. The obvious temptation to ...

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The Life and Loves of a Nobody – Studio Theatre, Sheffield

Writers: Rachael Walton and Chris Thorpe Director: Rachael Walton Co-Director: Alexander Kelly Reviewer: Fiona Hannon The Life and Loves of a Nobody is exactly as the title suggests, the story of an unremarkable woman. Rachael (the “nobody” in question) is 36 and grew up on the 18th floor of a tower block, eating carefully balanced popcorn, gazing at the stars ...

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Edinburgh Fringe: What I Heard About The World – Northern Stage @ St Stephen’s

Writers: Jorge Andrade, Alexander Kelly, Chris Thorpe Reviewer: Deborah Klayman [rating:4] When you really think about the world, it’s a bizarre and wonderful place. Arranging an absurd assortment of stories gleaned from the seven million personal stories that make it up, What I Heard About the World is a collaborative piece of theatrical performance weaves some of the most surprising ...

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