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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

REVIEW: Safety Net, Etcetera Theatre London ✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Qianqian Chen's play Safety Net now playing at the Etcetera Theatre, London. This post REVIEW: Safety Net, Etcetera Theatre London ✭✭✭ first appeared…

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Saturday, April 20, 2019

REVIEW: Sweet Charity, Donmar Warehouse ✭✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Josie Rourke's production of Sweet Charity now playing the Donmar Warehouse, London. This post REVIEW: Sweet Charity, Donmar Warehouse ✭✭✭✭✭ firs…

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New Theatre at Brighton’s Fringe Festival. Part Two by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon continues his preview of some of the new pieces of theatre that can be found at this year’s Brighton Fringe festival. Here are his picks for the second half of t…

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Friday, April 19, 2019

Rehearsals under way for The Hired Man coming to Hull, Oldham and London by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Rehearsals are under way for a landmark revival of British musical The Hired Man that will be staged in Hull, Oldham and east London. The cast will feature: Jon Bonner (The C…

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

New theatre at Brighton Fringe festival. Part One by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon From comedy and cabaret to dance, music and spoken word, Brighton Fringe festival is back for 2019 from 3 May to 2 June. As always, theatre plays a major part with something l…

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Monday, April 15, 2019

Programme announced for Guildford Fringe Festival by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon New writing and other theatre feature as part of the programme announced for this year’s Guildford Fringe Festival. This post Programme announced for Guildford Fringe Festiv…

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REVIEW: The Show In Which Hopefully Nothing Happens, Unicorn Theatre ✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews The Show In Which Hopefully Nothing Happens at the Unicorn Theatre This post REVIEW: The Show In Which Hopefully Nothing Happens, Unicorn Theatre ✭✭✭…

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019

INTERVIEW: Olivier Award-winning actor Giles Terera by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon interviews Olivier winner Giles Terera as he prepares for his next big role after Hamilton This post INTERVIEW: Olivier Award-winning actor Giles Terera first appe…

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Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Ovalhouse to premiere two new plays as part of new season by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Two new plays are to premiere as part of the new summer season announced for Ovalhouse in south London. This post Ovalhouse to premiere two new plays as part of new season fir…

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Emma Rice to adapt Malory Towers for the stage by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Emma Rice’s theatre company, Wise Children, has announced a new production of Enid Blyton’s classic children’s stories about a girls’ boarding school, Malory Towers. T…

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Star names line up for murder mystery show at Park Theatre by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Park Theatre has revealed a star-studded line-up of guest performers for a new murder mystery show, from Gillian Anderson and Damian Lewis to Catherine Tate and Jim Broadbent.…

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Donmar’s new artistic director reveals first season by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon A diverse mix of new plays and revivals has been announced for Michael Longhurst’s first season as artistic director of London’s Donmar Warehouse. This post Donmar’s new…

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Monday, April 1, 2019

REVIEW: Much Ado About Nothing, New Vic Theatre, Newcastle-under-Lyme ✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Northern Broadsides’ production of Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing This post REVIEW: Much Ado About Nothing, New Vic Theatre, Newcastle-under-Lyme…

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Friday, March 29, 2019

REVIEW: The Phlebotomist, Hampstead Theatre Upstairs ✭✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Ella Road’s The Phlebotomist with Jade Anouka at Hampstead Theatre This post REVIEW: The Phlebotomist, Hampstead Theatre Upstairs ✭✭✭✭✭ first a…

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Wednesday, March 27, 2019

REVIEW: Emilia, Vaudeville Theatre London ✭✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Morgan Lloyd Malcolm's Emilia now playing at the Vaudeville Theatre, London. This post REVIEW: Emilia, Vaudeville Theatre London ✭✭✭✭✭ first appe…

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Tuesday, March 26, 2019

The Actors Centre unveils season of queer theatre by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon A season of queer theatre is to run at The Actors Centre in London as part of its John Thaw Initiative to help artists develop new work. This post The Actors Centre unveils se…

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Musical theatre stars for shows in Yorkshire and London by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Leading musical theatre stars are lining up for an evening of live music with a 32-piece orchestra in London and Yorkshire this summer. This post Musical theatre stars for sho…

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Monday, March 25, 2019

Full cast announced for A Thousand Splendid Suns by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon The full cast has been announced for the European premiere of the stage adaptation of A Thousand Splendid Suns, Khaled Hosseini’s “spiritual sequel” to his global bestse…

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Final casting for Soho Theatre transfer of Tumulus by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Final casting has been revealed for the transfer of Vault Festival hit Tumulus to London’s Soho Theatre next month. This post Final casting for Soho Theatre transfer of Tumu…

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Monday, March 18, 2019

REVIEW: Saga, Etcetera Theatre London ✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Stones Theatre Company’s new show Saga at Etcetera Theatre in London and Edinburgh Fringe This post REVIEW: Saga, Etcetera Theatre London ✭✭✭✭ fi…

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Monday, March 11, 2019

REVIEW: The Twilight Zone, Ambassadors Theatre London ✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews the West End transfer of the Almeida Theatre's production of The Twilight Zone now playing at the Ambassadors Theatre London. This post REVIEW: The Twiligh…

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Sunday, March 10, 2019

REVIEW: Dolly Parton’s 9 to 5 the musical, Savoy Theatre London ✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Dolly Parton’s 9 to 5 the Musical at the Savoy Theatre in London This post REVIEW: Dolly Parton’s 9 to 5 the musical, Savoy Theatre London ✭✭✭✭…

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Saturday, March 9, 2019

REVIEW: From Afar, Vault Festival London ✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews David Coverdale’s new show From Afar at Vault Festival starring Catherine Millsom This post REVIEW: From Afar, Vault Festival London ✭✭✭✭ first a…

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Friday, March 8, 2019

REVIEW: Lipstick, Omnibus Theatre ✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Sarah Chew’s show Lipstick at Omnibus Theatre in London starring Siobhán O’Kelly and Nathan Kiley This post REVIEW: Lipstick, Omnibus Theatre ✭✭…

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Thursday, March 7, 2019

New awards to recognise black talent in British theatre by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon New awards have been announced to recognise black talent in the performing arts across the UK This post New awards to recognise black talent in British theatre first appeared …

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Saturday, March 2, 2019

New London festival to celebrate European theatre by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon A new festival in London is to celebrate European theatre next month, featuring nine shows that showcase creative collaboration as an antidote to Brexit. This post New London …

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Friday, March 1, 2019

REVIEW: Wood, Vault Festival ✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Adam Foster’s new play Wood at London’s Vault Festival This post REVIEW: Wood, Vault Festival ✭✭✭ first appeared on British Theatre. Hurrah!

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REVIEW: Galvanise, Vault Festival London ✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Helena Westerman's play Galvanise now playing at the Vault Festival London. This post REVIEW: Galvanise, Vault Festival London ✭✭✭ first appeared on …

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Thursday, February 28, 2019

REVIEW: All About Eve, Noël Coward Theatre, London ✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Ivo van Hove’s stage adaptation of All About Eve starring Gillian Anderson and Lily James This post REVIEW: All About Eve, Noël Coward Theatre, London …

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Thursday, February 14, 2019

REVIEW: The Lady from the Sea, Print Room at the Coronet ✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews the bilingual production of Ibsen’s The Lady from the Sea at The Print Room at the Coronet in London This post REVIEW: The Lady from the Sea, Print Room …

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Monday, February 11, 2019

REVIEW: The Good Person of Szechwan, Barbican Centre London ✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Yury Butusov’s production of Brecht’s The Good Person of Szechwan at London’s Barbican Theatre This post REVIEW: The Good Person of Szechwan, Barbica…

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