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Silent Planet – Finborough Theatre, London

Writer: Eve Leigh Director: Tom Mansfield Reviewer: Stephen Bates   In the days of the totalitarian Communist regime in the Soviet Union, freedom of expression through literature was stamped out, with works being banned and writers such as Alexandr Solzhenitsyn being imprisoned. Eve Leigh sets her play in 1978 when a dissident writer, known simply as Gavriil, is being held ...

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The Situation Room – The Lowry, Salford

Directors: James Blakey / Tom Mansfield Reviewer: Poppy Helm [Rating:4] For any fan of innovative theatre, The Situation Room has an alluring premise: in a 'secret location' down a quiet Salford street, an empty building has been transformed into a cabinet room where the audience are empowered to make decisions that will change the face of history. Developed in collaboration ...

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