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Thursday, November 4, 2021

REVIEW: Pride and Prejudice* (*sort of), Criterion Theatre ✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Pride and Prejudice* (*sort of), a hilarious reworking of Jane Austen, at the Criterion Theatre in London  This post REVIEW: Pride and Prejudice* (*sort o…

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Monday, September 27, 2021

Royal Shakespeare Company make magic with The Magician’s Elephant by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reports on the development of the Royal Shakespeare Company’s new musical, The Magician’s Elephant. Book tickets now! This post Royal Shakespeare Company make …

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 06:57AM
Sunday, February 28, 2021

REVIEW: Rice!, Omnibus Theatre / Wayang Kitchen ✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Wayang Kitchen and Omnibus Theatre’s inventive show, Rice!, streamed live via Zoom from the UK and Malaysia. This post REVIEW: Rice!, Omnibus Theatre / W…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 09:36AM
Friday, February 12, 2021

REVIEW: Good Grief, Original Theatre Online ✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews the world premiere of Lorien Haynes’s Good Grief online starring Fleabag’s Sian Clifford with Nikesh Patel  This post REVIEW: Good Grief, Original The…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 06:59AM
Thursday, December 17, 2020

REVIEW: The Haunting Of Alice Bowles, Original Theatre Company Online ✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Original Theatre Company's latest offering The Haunting Of Alice Bowles now streaming online. This post REVIEW: The Haunting Of Alice Bowles, Original Thea…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 03:45PM
Monday, December 7, 2020

REVIEW: The Flying Lovers Of Vitebsk, Streaming Online ✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews the online live broadcast of The Flying Lovers of Vitebsk from Bristol Old Vic, Kneehigh and Wise Children. This post REVIEW: The Flying Lovers Of Vitebsk,…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 05:50AM
Friday, November 27, 2020

REVIEW: Jane Eyre, Blackeyed Theatre Online ✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre adapted by Nick Lane presented online by Blackeyed Theatre. 4 Stars This post REVIEW: Jane Eyre, Blackeyed Theatre Online ✭…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 07:19AM
Monday, November 23, 2020

Interview: Kelsey Short on playing Jane Eyre for Blackeyed Theatre by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Kelsey Short talks about playing the title role in Blackeyed Theatre’s production of Jane Eyre to be streamed online from 27 Nov 2020  This post Interview: Kelsey Short on …

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 01:54PM
Saturday, November 21, 2020

REVIEW: Falling Stars, Union Theatre via StreamTheatre ✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews the online musical revue, Falling Stars, featuring Peter Polycarpou and Sally Ann Triplett at London’s Union Theatre  This post REVIEW: Falling Stars, U…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 08:16AM
Monday, November 9, 2020

REVIEW: 15 Heroines, Jermyn St Theatre – Digital Theatre Plus ✭✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Jermyn Street Theatre 15 Heroines, online monologues by 15 female playwrights for female performers. This post REVIEW: 15 Heroines, Jermyn St Theatre – D…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 04:39AM
Thursday, October 29, 2020

Blackeyed Theatre’s Jane Eyre returns to the stage and streams online by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Director Adrian McDougall talks to Mark Ludmon about Blackeyed Theatre's touring adaptation of Jane Eyre live and streaming on demand. This post Blackeyed Theatre’s Jane Eyr…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 01:05PM
Monday, October 5, 2020

REVIEW: We Were Having A Perfectly Nice Time, Omnibus Theatre London ✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Pedro Leandro’s short play, We Were Having a Perfectly Nice Time, from Conflicted Theatre at Omnibus Theatre in Clapham, London This post REVIEW: We Were…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 04:51AM
Friday, September 18, 2020

REVIEW: Pippin, Garden Theatre London ✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews the new revival of Stephen Schwartz’s musical Pippin at The Garden Theatre at The Eagle in London This post REVIEW: Pippin, Garden Theatre London ✭✭…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 09:56AM
Monday, September 7, 2020

Agatha Christie’s long-lost plays by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon is impressed by Agatha Christie’s long-lost play, The Lie – part of a collection of recently discovered scripts. This post Agatha Christie’s long-lost plays …

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 08:20AM
Wednesday, September 2, 2020

REVIEW: Sleepless the musical, Troubadour Wembley Park ✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Sleepless the musical starring Jay McGuinness and Kimberley Walsh at the Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre. This post REVIEW: Sleepless the musical, Troubado…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 10:49AM
Wednesday, August 12, 2020

REVIEW: Fanny and Stella, Garden Theatre at The Eagle London ✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews the musical Fanny and Stella now playing at The Eagle London in their new Garden Theatre. Book Now! This post REVIEW: Fanny and Stella, Garden Theatre at T…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 12:12PM

Theatres lit up red in campaign to save live events sector by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Theatres and other arts and events venues across the UK were lit up in red last night in a show of solidarity as part of a campaign to save the live events and entertainment s…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 11:37AM

Theatre picks for Shedinburgh fringe festival by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon previews theatre coming up as part of this month’s online Shedinburgh fringe festival. This post Theatre picks for Shedinburgh fringe festival first appeared on …

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 06:38AM
Monday, August 10, 2020

REVIEW: Alice: A Virtual Theme Park, Zoom ✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon visits Wonderland to review Creation Theatre and Big Telly Theatre Company’s Zoom-based interactive show, Alice: A Virtual Theme Park This post REVIEW: Alice: A …

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 04:22PM

Bridge Theatre announces season of live monologues on stage by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon London Theatre Company has announced a season of monologues to be performed on stage live in front of an audience at London’s Bridge Theatre. This post Bridge Theatre announ…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 11:47AM
Sunday, August 9, 2020

REVIEW: Blindness, Donmar Warehouse London ✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Simon Stephens’ adaptation of Jose Saramago’s Blindness as a sound installation by Ben and Max Ringham at London’s Donmar Warehouse. This post REVIEW…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 12:26PM
Saturday, August 8, 2020

Love letter to Scottish theatre part of digital Edinburgh International Festival by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon A “personal love letter to Scottish theatre” from the National Theatre of Scotland and a new take on Kieran Hurley’s hit play Mouthpiece are part of this year’s digita…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 06:27AM
Thursday, August 6, 2020

REVIEW: Theatre Blogging – Emergence of a Critical Culture, Methuen Drama ✭✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Megan Vaughan’s new book and anthology tracing the development of theatre blogging. This post REVIEW: Theatre Blogging – Emergence of a Critical Cultur…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 11:40AM
Thursday, July 30, 2020

Maureen Lipman on starring in the online revival of Martin Sherman’s play, Rose by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Maureen Lipman speaks to Mark Ludmon about playing the title role in Martin Sherman’s Rose in its online revival for Manchester’s Hope Mill Theatre This post Maureen Lipma…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 02:37AM
Monday, July 20, 2020

New version of Tell Me on a Sunday switches to gay man’s story by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Lyricist Don Black is working on a gender-switched version of Tell Me on a Sunday changing the main character to a gay man. This post New version of Tell Me on a Sunday switch…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 09:34AM

Mikron Theatre Company plans 2021 tours after fundraiser by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mikron Theatre Company are planning to tour two new shows in 2021 after a successful fundraising drive. This post Mikron Theatre Company plans 2021 tours after fundraiser firs…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 07:27AM
Sunday, June 28, 2020

From Marvel to Doctor Who, TV and film cannot exist without theatre by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon examines how much the TV shows and films that we enjoy owe to theatre. Theatre does not exist in isolation but is an integral part of British culture. This post Fr…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 05:24AM
Friday, June 5, 2020

REVIEW: Anansi the Spider Re-Spun, Unicorn Theatre Online ✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews Anansi the Spider Re-Spun playing as part of the Unicorn Theatre online. This post REVIEW: Anansi the Spider Re-Spun, Unicorn Theatre Online ✭✭✭✭ f…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 10:02AM
Saturday, May 30, 2020

BOOK REVIEW: This is Shakespeare, Emma Smith ✭✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon reviews This Is Shakespeare by Emma Smith published by Pelican Books. This post BOOK REVIEW: This is Shakespeare, Emma Smith ✭✭✭✭✭ first appeared on Brit…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 11:50PM
Monday, May 18, 2020

Adventures with the Pitlochry people by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon speaks to Elizabeth Newman about Pitlochry Festival Theatre’s efforts to reach audiences during shutdown. This post Adventures with the Pitlochry people first ap…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 08:28AM
Tuesday, May 5, 2020

West End theatre closures extended to 28 June 2020 by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon West End Theatre Closures have now been extended until Sunday 28 June, according to the latest statement from Sociert Of London Theatres This post West End theatre closures ex…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 09:12AM

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