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Monday, 21 January, 2019

Reviews

REVIEW **** What Makes A Man (SparkFest – Mission Theatre)

This short but sweet pieces is an intimate look at what it can mean to be a man in this day and age. Using...

REVIEW **** Infamous (SparkFest – Mission Theatre)

Infamous feels incredibly American. The infamous assassins/attempted assassins that are the focus of the piece are all American, and 3 of the 5 targeted...

REVIEW *** Park Bench (SparkFest – Mission Theatre)

Park Bench is a deconstruction of modern relationships with a difference. We follow a young couple from first meeting to last goodbye, guided through...

REVIEW The Bacchae *** (SparkFest – Mission Theatre)

Euripides’ classic tale of the irrational versus the rational is brought to life in this new all female production of The Bacchae. Although the message...

REVIEW **** May – (SparkFest – Burdall’s Yard)

It has been 100 years since women got the vote. Will this be another show that just simply nods its head towards the fight...

REVIEW **** Rise (SparkFest – Burdall’s Yard)

This beautifully staged piece of story telling aimed at primary school children highlights the fight for equality of three significant women throughout history. Although a...

REVIEW *** The Spot (SparkFest – Burdall’s Yard)

If you go down into the woods today you’re in for a big surprise. This second theatrical offering of SparkFest sees us going into the...

REVIEW ***** Seeing What Sticks (SparkFest – Burdall’s Yard

Written by Dinos Psyllides, Josh Rennie & Dan Kingham, ‘Seeing What Sticks’ provided a great evenings entertainment filled with combination of clever, fourth wall...

Review **** A Cactus Named Lewie (SparkFest – Burdall’s Yard)

Spark Fest kicks off with a delightfully sweet and bubbling performance from the minds of brand new theatre company, Fluorescent Productions. This neatly packaged...

REVIEW: **** Art – Theatre Royal Bath

Art by Yasmina Reza never loses its appeal. First performed in the UK in 1996 it is as fresh and relevant now as then....

REVIEW: **** – Oedipus & Antigone – Beyond The Horizon – Rondo Theatre

OEDIPUS AND ANTIGONE RONDO THEATRE   The audience for this performance of the latest production from the excellent Beyond The Horizon company is surprisingly noisy (though not...

REVIEW: ***** – The Whale – Ustinov Studio

The Whale by Samuel D. Hunter Ustinov Studio   The Ustinov Studio has once again produced an extraordinary piece of theatre. Perhaps one of the smaller producing...

REVIEW: Six Characters In Search Of An Author – Bath Spa Theatre Society –...

Six Characters in Search of an Author is a play that wears its skeleton on the outside: an acting company’s rehearsal is interrupted by...

REVIEW: ** – Sherlock Holmes The Final Curtain – Theatre Royal Bath

Sherlock Holmes The Final Curtain – by Simon Reade Theatre Royal Bath   Sherlock Holmes The Final Curtain by Simon Reade is assumed to follow on from...

REVIEW: Hatch by Lizzie Jackson – Burdall’s Yard

Hatch by Lizzie Jackson Burdalls Yard   Hatch is a gruelling two hander telling the story of Keneuwe(Oyin Orija) and Faith (Liyah Summers) two women who for...

REVIEW: Orphan – Black Dog Productions – The Mission Theatre

Orphan, written by Russell Eccleston, directed by Gabrielle Finnegan, presented by Black Dog Productions at The Mission Theatre, Bath, Tuesday 24th April - Friday...

REVIEW: She Stoops To Conquer – Bath Drama – Rondo Theatre

She Stoops to Conquer by Oliver Goldsmith, presented by Bath Drama, directed by Gill Morrell at The Rondo Theatre, Larkhall, April 25th - April...

REVIEW: *** – Quartet – Theatre Royal Bath

Quartet  - Ronald Harwood Theatre Royal Bath         Quartet by Ronald Harwood is the tale of a group of ageing opera singers. Cecily, Reggie and Wilfred all of...

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: ***** – Tez Ilyas: Teztify – Rondo Theatre

TEZ ILYAS: TEZTIFY RONDO THEATRE     Wow, what a performance. Tez Ilyas isn’t your normal run of comedian, if there is such a thing nowadays. This show...