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Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Review: Oliver Twist, Leeds Playhouse by Shamima Noor

Review: Oliver Twist, Leeds Playhouse4.0starsProduced by Ramps on the Moon, this new version of Oliver Twist (directed by Leeds Playhouse Associate Director Amy Leach) brings an entirely new…

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Saturday, February 15, 2020

Review: Kneehigh’s Ubu! A Singalong Satire, Leeds Playhouse by Shamima Noor

Review: Kneehigh’s Ubu! A Singalong Satire, Leeds Playhouse2.0Overall ScoreReader Rating 0 VotesKneehigh’s Ubu! A Singalong Satire is by far Kneehigh’s most eclectic, chaotic, and ridi…

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Thursday, January 23, 2020

Review: Street Scene, Opera North by Shamima Noor

Review: Street Scene, Opera North5.0starsStreet Scene is a rollicking, powerful production which kicks off Opera North’s first season of 2020. Kurt Weill’s opera is truly a fusion of gen…

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Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Review: Gypsy, Royal Exchange Theatre by Shamima Noor

Review: Gypsy, Royal Exchange Theatre5.0starsThis adaptation of Gypsy, Sondheim’s infamous musical, follows the story Mama Rose, the ambitious, overbearing matriarch who yearns for her two…

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Thursday, December 19, 2019

Review: The Night Before Christmas, Leeds Playhouse by Shamima Noor

Review: The Night Before Christmas, Leeds Playhouse5.0starsThis revival of The Night Before Christmas (having previously played at the then West Yorkshire Playhouse in 2015) is a wonderful f…

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Sunday, December 8, 2019

Review: The Wizard of Oz, Leeds Playhouse by Shamima Noor

Review: The Wizard of Oz, Leeds Playhouse 4.0stars This stage adaptation of The Wizard Oz marks the final production in the first season at the newly redeveloped Leeds Playhouse. This bold a…

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Thursday, November 21, 2019

Review: Out of Order, Home Manchester by Shamima Noor

Review: Out of Order, Home Manchester4.0starsForced Entertainment’s Out of Order marks a return of the Sheffield-based theatre company to HOME, following on from their last performance of …

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Thursday, November 14, 2019

Review: One Under, Leeds Playhouse by Shamima Noor

Review: One Under, Leeds Playhouse3.0starsThis revival of Winsome Pinnock’s One Under (first presented at the Kiln Theatre in 2005), has been commissioned by Ramps on the Moon, and co-prod…

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Sunday, September 22, 2019

Review: Macbeth, Royal Exchange, Manchester by Shamima Noor

Review: Macbeth, Royal Exchange, Manchester3.0Overall ScoreMacbeth is the season opener at the Royal Exchange, in Sarah Frankcom’s final season as Artistic Director. Directed by Christophe…

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Monday, September 16, 2019

The Greek Passion, Opera North, Leeds Grand Theatre by Shamima Noor

The Greek Passion, Opera North, Leeds Grand Theatre4.0Overall ScoreThe Greek Passion by Martinu, based on Nikos Kazantzakis’s Christ Recrucified, is a bold season season opener for Opera …

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Saturday, June 22, 2019

Review: Sir Pe Talwar, HOME Manchester by Shamima Noor

Review: Sir Pe Talwar, HOME Manchester3.0starsSir Pe Talwar plays as part of Horizons Festival which arrives at HOME for International Refugee week – a week-long celebration of internation…

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Sunday, June 9, 2019

Review: Hobson’s Choice, Royal Exchange Manchester by Shamima Noor

Review: Hobson's Choice, Royal Exchange Manchester4.0starsTanika Gupta’s spirited version of Hobson’s Choice made its stage debut 16 years ago at the Young Vic. Restaged by Atri Banerjee…

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Monday, May 20, 2019

Review: Be My Baby, Leeds Playhouse by Shamima Noor

Review: Be My Baby, Leeds Playhouse4.0starsBe My Baby is the last production in the Playhouse’s year long Pop-Up season, and features the female members of the Ensemble Company, who have b…

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2019-2020 BROADWAY SEASON
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