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Reviews

REVIEW: **** – Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs – Theatre Royal Bath

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Theatre Royal Bath UK Productions in association with Theatre Royal Bath Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs is a gloriously family...

REVIEW: **** – The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time – Theatre...

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time – Simon Stephens Theatre Royal Bath   This is a rare treat to be able to catch this...

REVIEW: **** – BLOOD AND BUTCHERY IN BEDMINSTER – Show Of Strength

BLOOD AND BUTCHERY IN BEDMINSTER THE STREETS OF BEDMINSTER, BRISTOL   Spoiler alert: no actual butchers appear in this perambulatory piece, which concerns dark deeds in that...

REVIEW: ***** Antigone – Burdall’s Yard at Bath Fringe

ANTIGONE BURDALL’S YARD 9 June 2017 A marvellous Himmeltheatre’s grotesque portrayly of the  eternal problem of choosing between loyalty to human law and ones you believe...

REVIEW: Proof by David Auburn – Next Stage Theatre Company – Mission Theatre

Proof by David Auburn; a Next Stage Theatre Company production at the Mission Theatre, Bath, directed by Charlotte Claydon, Tuesday 17th April - Saturday...

REVIEW: ***** – Elf Lyons – Swan – Rondo Theatre – Bath Comedy Festival

  ELF LYONS: SWAN RONDO THEATRE   This show is billed as a one-woman performance of Swan Lake, right? So, onstage walks a woman in a parrot costume...

REVIEW: Accidental Death of an Anarchist – Playing Up – Rondo Theatre

Accidental Death of an Anarchist by Dario Fo: A Playing Up Theatre Company production directed by Sophie Brooks and Darian Nelson at the Rondo...

REVIEW ***** Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are Plebs (SparkFest – Mission Theatre –

A play, within a play, within a play… Inspired by Hamlet spin-off ‘Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead’, this two-man comedy follows the story of two...

REVIEW: ***** – Airswimming – The Rondo Theatre

AIRSWIMMING RONDO THEATRE Charlotte Jones’ 1997 play was inspired by a newspaper cutting about a pair of women, Miss Kitson and Miss Baker; incarcerated for half...

FRINGE REVIEW: ***** – Girls Like That by Evan Placey – Leading Light Theatre...

Girls Like That by Evan Placey Leading Light Theatre Company Burdall’s Yard May 28th     This play takes us to the heart of a clique of schoolgirls,...

REVIEW: Avenue Q – Oooh Arrr Productions – Rondo Theatre

Avenue Q by Jeff Whitty, Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx, presented by OOOH ARRR productions, directed by Jack Turner, at the Rondo Theatre, Larkhall,...

REVIEW: ***** – My Brave Face – Rondo Theatre

MY BRAVE FACE RONDO THEATRE   This one-man show is devised and performed by the Rondo’s Artistic Director, Ian McGlynn. No problem getting the management to book...

REVIEW: Whale Music by Anthony Minghella – Bath Spa University – The Rondo Theatre

Whale Music by Anthony Minghella Directed by Anthony Marulanda-Carter Bath Spa University The Rondo Theatre   Whale Music by Anthony Minghella is a piece which looks at the identity...

REVIEW: Gas Girls – Acta Theatre – Rondo Theatre

ACTA have been touring their production of “Gas Girls” across the region since its inception in 2014. It is a community piece, based on...

REVIEW: **** – Frome – The Fecund Coming – Frome Festival

FROME - THE FECUND COMING THE STREETS OF FROME   This mysteriously titled offering from Rare Species company takes us, on a very warm evening, for a...

REVIEW: People, Places and Things – Theatre Royal Bath

People, Places & Things Theatre Royal Bath Emma – or is it Nina, or even Sarah? – is an actress who is an addict and falling...

REVIEW: Fame – Zenith Youth Theatre Company – Kingswood School

Fame - The Musical, lyrics by Jacques Levy, a Zenith Youth Theatre production, directed by Scott Rogers, musical director Roy Page, at the Kingswood...

REVIEW: Before The Party – Rondo Theatre Company – Rondo Theatre

BEFORE THE PARTY RONDO THEATRE   A strange choice, this, for a revival. Rodney Ackland’s 1949 play, adapted loosely from Somerset Maugham’s 1922 short story of the...

REVIEW: **** – Gangsta Granny – Theatre Royal Bath

Gangsta Granny – David Walliams Theatre Royal Bath There is little doubt that David Walliams has created stories for children that are equally enjoyable for adults....

Review: Boys by Ella Hickson – Bath University Student Theatre – The Museum of...

Review: Boys by Ella Hickson Bath University Student Theatre The Museum of Bath at Work Boys by Ella Hickson is a quintessential snapshot of the lives of...