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Sunday, January 26, 2020

Magic Goes Wrong post-show video and photos: How well do comedy, Mischief and magic mix? by Terri Paddock

As their episodes of The Goes Wrong Show continue to delight television audiences, I was delighted to continue my series of Mischief Theatre talks with a return to the Vaudeville Theatre to …

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Friday, January 24, 2020

WATCH Magic Goes Wrong post-show Q&A: What’s it like working with Penn & Teller… & JJ Abrams? by Terri Paddock

Abracadabra! As their weekly episodes of The Goes Wrong Show continue to delight television audiences, I was delighted to continue my series of Mischief Theatre post-show talks with a return…

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Wednesday, January 22, 2020

FIRST LOOK: Eclipse Theatre premiere The Gift juxtaposes Victorian & modern Britain by Terri Paddock

Janice Okoh's new Black history play The Gift juxtaposes a story from Queen Victoria's 19th-century royal circle with the present day. Just opened at Belgrade Theatre, it now transfers to Lo…

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Tuesday, January 21, 2020

REHEARSAL PHOTOS: Behind the scenes of the page-to-stage premiere of Crongton Knights by Terri Paddock

Can you stick to the beat? Looks like it's a prerequisite for the cast of the new beatbox-infused adaptation of Alex Wheatle's award-winning 2016 Young Adults' novel Crongton Knights. Sneak …

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Monday, January 20, 2020

Watch COPS’s post-show Q&A: How does a new play feel like a finely minted period revival? by Terri Paddock

To me, COPS, set in 1950s Chicago, comes across as so authentically period that it feels like it must be a finely minted revival. But it's not: it's a new play. Even more surprising then tha…

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Saturday, January 18, 2020

COPS post-show video and photos: What is an “actor’s play” and why are there so few of them? by Terri Paddock

To me, COPS, set in 1950s Chicago, comes across as so authentically period that it feels like it must be a finely minted revival. But it’s not: it’s a new play. Even more surprising then…

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Friday, January 17, 2020

RAGS post-show video and photos: How do you repair a damaged musical? by Terri Paddock

After acclaim last year at Manchester's mighty Hope Mill Theatre, RAGS The Musical has transferred to the Park Theatre for a limited season. It's a Broadway musical with a long, chequered hi…

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Monday, January 6, 2020

New post-show Q&A: Join Terri in Never Land at Lazarus Theatre’s new staging of Peter Pan by Terri Paddock

As part of her ongoing post-show Q&A series, Mates co-founder Terri Paddock escapes to Never Land care of Lazarus Theatre company's new ensemble take on Peter Pan at London's Greenwich T…

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Thursday, January 2, 2020

New post-show Q&A: Join Terri for the UK premiere of award-winning Never Not Once by Terri Paddock

As part of her ongoing post-show Q&A series, Mates co-founder Terri Paddock returns to the Park Theatre for startling new American play Never Not Once. Got any questions?

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Monday, December 30, 2019

New post-show Q&A: Join Terri for Lazarus Theatre’s reimagining of Ibsen’s Hedda Gabler by Terri Paddock

As part of her ongoing post-show Q&A series, Mates co-founder Terri Paddock gets to grip with Ibsen care of Lazarus Theatre company's new ensemble take on Hedda Gabler at London's Greenw…

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Thursday, December 26, 2019

New post-show Q&A: Join Terri for Lazarus Theatre’s new reinvention of Macbeth by Terri Paddock

As part of her ongoing post-show Q&A series, Mates co-founder Terri Paddock gets bloody with Lazarus Theatre company care of Shakespeare's Macbeth at Greenwich Theatre. Got any questions?

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Monday, December 23, 2019

New post-show Q&A: Join Terri for Arrows & Traps’ premiere of Chaplin in February by Terri Paddock

As part of her ongoing post-show talk series, Mates co-founder Terri Paddock catches the premiere of a brand-new play about legend of the silver screen, the Little Tramp, Charlie Chaplin. Go…

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Friday, December 20, 2019

New post-show Q&A: Join Terri for the UK premiere of 1950s-set comedy-drama COPS by Terri Paddock

As part of her ongoing post-show talk series, Mates co-founder Terri Paddock returns to Southwark Playhouse for the official opening night of the UK premiere of COPS. Got any questions?

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Wednesday, December 18, 2019

New post-show Q&A: Join Terri & the cast for Stephen Schwartz’s Rags The Musical by Terri Paddock

As part of her ongoing post-show talk series, Mates co-founder Terri Paddock returns to the Park Theatre for Aria Entertainment's Hope Mill Theatre transfer of Stephen Schwartz's RAGS The Mu…

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Tuesday, December 17, 2019

New post-show Q&A: Join Terri for world premiere political drama For the Sake of Argument by Terri Paddock

As part of her ongoing post-show talk series, Mates co-founder Terri Paddock talks to the writer/director and cast of new political drama For the Sake of Argument at London's Bridewell Theat…

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Monday, December 16, 2019

Post-show video and photos: Jason Manford on why Kander & Ebb’s Curtains is made for the West End by Terri Paddock

Curtains, the murder mystery musical comedy by Chicago and Cabaret creators Kander & Ebb, had its Broadway premiere in 2007 in a production starring Frasier‘s David Hyde Pierce. Why ha…

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Thursday, December 12, 2019

The Signalman post-show video and photos: How did a train crash change Charles Dickens’ writing? by Terri Paddock

After Tania Amsel’s new play Blood Orange the night before, I returned to the Old Red Lion Theatre for Paragon Theatre’s adaptation of Charles Dickens’ ghost story The Signalman. Dicke…

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Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Blood Orange post-show video and photos: How critical is the NHS in this General Election? by Terri Paddock

How worried are you about the myriad pressures on the NHS today? Will you be thinking about the future of the NHS when you go to the ballot box? The post <em>Blood Orange</em> po…

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Sunday, December 8, 2019

Potted Panto post-show video and photos: Which is your favourite Christmas pantomime? by Terri Paddock

It's official! Christmas is coming up fast. And that, of course, means it's pantomime season. How do you choose which of the biggies to see this year? Why choose? See the seven (or maybe twe…

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Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Escape From Planet Trash post-show video and photos: Sink the Pink continues its queer trilogy in outer space by Terri Paddock

A year on, during which they've released a single with Melanie C, Sink the Pink are back at the Pleasance Theatre with the second in their queer trilogy of alternative Christmas shows. Ginge…

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Friday, November 29, 2019

An Act of God post-show video and photos: Blasphemy & belly laughs with David Javerbaum, Zoe Lyons & co by Terri Paddock

How do you get SIX MILLION followers on Twitter? As someone who spends all day most days on social media, I'm staggered by the very notion. It must require divine intervention... of sorts. T…

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Wednesday, November 20, 2019

The Play That Goes Wrong post-show video and photos: How do costumes add to Mischief Theatre’s global brand? by Terri Paddock

What part do costumes play in branding for The Play That Goes Wrong around the world? How are they made durable enough to survive eight performances a week of one of Theatreland's most physi…

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Tuesday, November 19, 2019

New post-show Q&A: Join Terri to quiz the original Mischief Theatre cast of new comedy Magic Goes Wrong by Terri Paddock

As part of her ongoing post-show Q&A programme, and the fourth in a monthly Mischief Theatre series, Mates co-founder Terri Paddock talks to the cast and creatives for brand-new show Mag…

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Monday, November 18, 2019

New post-show Q&A: Join Terri for Kander & Ebb musical Curtains in the West End by Terri Paddock

Kander & Ebb’s 2007 Broadway musical whodunnit CURTAINS at last gets its West End premiere with a strictly limited month-long festive season from 13 December to 11 January 2020 at Wynd…

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Wednesday, November 6, 2019

New post-show Q&A: Join Terri for Charles Dickens’ rarely seen mystery The Signalman by Terri Paddock

As part of her ongoing post-show talk series, Mates co-founder Terri Paddock heads to a Charles Dickens' show in December... that isn't A Christmas Carol! Got any questions for the team behi…

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Monday, November 4, 2019

The House of the Spirits post-show video and photos: How does a country – and a family – recover from dictatorship? by Terri Paddock

Are you fans of Isabel Allende’s The House of the Spirits? Allende’s multi-award-winning debut novel, released in 1982, charts four generations of one family from the 1920s and the 1970s…

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Friday, November 1, 2019

Terri trips: Ibsen via India in When the Crows Visit’s world premiere by Terri Paddock

I've been remiss in not getting back up to Kilburn, where I lived for many years, since the reopening of Kiln Theatre. But I was able to put that right with a trip to artistic director Indhu…

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New post-show Q&A: Join Terri & Sink the Pink for Escape from Planet Trash by Terri Paddock

As part of her ongoing post-show talk series, Mates co-founder Terri Paddock reunites with drag collective Sink the Pink for the second annual alternative Christmas offering at the Pleasance…

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Wednesday, October 30, 2019

The Good Scout post-show video and photos: How worried should we be about parallels between the 1930s and today? by Terri Paddock

While MPs were voting for an election that is likely to accelerate the UK’s lurch to the right, I was back at Above The Stag Theatre last night talking about the increasingly worrying pa…

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Thursday, October 24, 2019

David Walliams on getting the RSC’s ‘stamp of approval’ with The Boy in the Dress musical by Terri Paddock

After several years’ development, the Royal Shakespeare Company’s highly anticipated new musical – an adaptation of best-selling children’s author David Walliams‘ 2008 debut novel…

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Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Sinatra: Raw post-show video and photos: What makes Frank Sinatra such an enduring icon? by Terri Paddock

Despite singing the songs of Sinatra since he was a teenager in Wolverhampton, Richard Shelton was turned down multiple times for a part in concert show The Rat Pack. So when he was invited …

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