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How Anna Scher's maverick acting school created so many working-class stars | Stage | The Guardian

For 50 years Anna Scher has taught acting to north London children, with many – such as Kathy Burke, Daniel Kaluuya and Adam Deacon – becoming household names. 37 more words


The Retreat at the Park Theatre review ***

The Retreat

Park Theatre, 30th November 2017

So here is another offering from the Park which, whilst offering a very entertaining night out, didn’t quite deliver a whole commensurate with the sum of its parts. 623 more words


The Retreat (The return of Adam Deacon)

From his memorable role in the now classic Kidulthood, followed by his directorial debut with the somewhat parody Anuvahood, further cementing his ability as the lead character, Adam Deacon has provided some quality moments for many of us, inspiring a whole generation of comics and actors embracing street dialect and mannerisms, which before, seemed incredibly rare. 590 more words


Pain is certain, suffering is optional: The Retreat at Park Theatre

Saturday 4th November 2017, matinée

The problem with running away from your problems is that you can never escape from yourself.  In ‘The Retreat’, author Sam Bain has recognised a perfect opportunity for comedy and drama by writing a play whose central character, Luke, is on a Buddhist retreat in the wilds of Scotland.  589 more words


NEWS: Cast Announced for the Park Theatre's The Retreat

Casting has been announced for the Park Theatre’s upcoming production The Retreat, playing at the theatre from the 2nd November. 

Luke left his high-flying City life to discover serenity in the Highlands, but he can’t escape his past. 305 more words

Review: Knife Edge, Pond Dalston

This review was originally published on A Younger Theatre. Click here to view it

Knife Edge features chicken and chips, and big dreams for a girl who knows she deserves more from life than the abandonment and abuse she’s received thus far. 433 more words