REVIEW: ‘Edmond de Bergerac’, Birmingham Repertory Theatre

Ooh, la la! What nose around comes around as five-time Molière Award-winning play ‘Edmond de Bergerac’ makes its UK premiere at the Birmingham Repertory Theatre. Written by Alexis Michalik, the play, which continues to sell out to audiences in Paris, has been translated by Jeremy Sans for its UK audiences, and is directed by Roxana … Continue reading REVIEW: ‘Edmond de Bergerac’, Birmingham Repertory Theatre

INTERVIEW: Tama Phethean, ‘Night of the Living Dead Live!

  On Saturday 1st October, 1968, American independent film ‘Night of the Living Dead’ premiered at the Fulton Theatre, Pittsburgh, an afternoon showing. Though viewers had seen horror films before, according to film critic Roger Ebert of the Chicago Sun-Times, “this was something else”. Something nobody saw coming, and were entirely unprepared for.   Five … Continue reading INTERVIEW: Tama Phethean, ‘Night of the Living Dead Live!

FEATURED: ‘Pippi Longstocking’, Royal & Derngate, Northampton

“Mischief isn’t something you think up, it just happens” ~ Astrid Lindgren 'Nine-year-old Pippi is strong, brave and fearless. When she comes to live in her new home with her monkey and horse but with no parents and no rules, she brings mischief, chaos and confusion to the folk of this ordinary Midlands town. Pippi takes … Continue reading FEATURED: ‘Pippi Longstocking’, Royal & Derngate, Northampton

FEATURED: ‘Ghosts’, Royal & Derngate, Northampton

“We’re possessed by the spirits of the dead – they’re no longer alive… but they’re moving deep inside ourselves – we can never free ourselves of them.” 'Constrained for years by societal expectations, widow Helen Alving is determined to escape the ghosts of her past but when her son Osvald returns home it is clear that … Continue reading FEATURED: ‘Ghosts’, Royal & Derngate, Northampton

FEATURED: ‘9 to 5 The Musical’ to Tour the UK and Ireland

'9 to 5 The Musical tells the story of Doralee, Violet and Judy - three workmates pushed to boiling point by their sexist and egotistical boss. Concocting a plan to kidnap and turn the tables on their despicable supervisor, will the girls manage to reform their office - or will events unravel when the CEO pays … Continue reading FEATURED: ‘9 to 5 The Musical’ to Tour the UK and Ireland