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Review: Into the Woods @ The Menier ****

Once upon a time,
In a far-off kingdom known as Southwark, 
There lay a small theatre
Quite close to Waterloo…

Into the Woods tells stories familiar to audiences: Cinderella, Prince Charming, Little Red Riding Hood and Jack just to name a few. 512 more words

Things to See and Do...Saturday 16th July

There is a lot of exciting productions for you all to see at the moment here is Love London Love Culture’s guide to some of them.  262 more words

Review Round Up...Into the Woods, Menier Chocolate Factory

Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s musical is brought to vivid life by ground-breaking theatre company Fiasco but does it impress London critics? 

The Guardian: *** Michael Billington found that: “it is impossible not to respond to a company who perform with such collective enthusiasm.” 444 more words

Into the Woods, Menier Chocolate Factory

Anyone who ever played ‘shop’ as a child, trading real or imaginary objects over a table, will experience a thrill of recognition at Fiasco Theater’s stripped-back take on Sondheim and James Lapine’s ode to and deconstruction of storytelling. 67 more words

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Into the Woods, Menier Chocolate Factory, London

The Menier Chocolate Factory has a history of showing great productions of Sondheim musicals, so I went in with high expectations. This American troupe has transferred here, from off Broadway, having had runs in Princeton and San Diego before that. 187 more words

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Shows Opening: 11th-17th July

Here is Love London Love Culture’s guide to some of the shows opening in the West End this week…

The Stripper, St James Studio 250 more words

Into The Woods by Stephen Sondheim at The Menier Chocolate Factory

Putting on a classic is one thing. Putting on a classic musical is another thing altogether. Arguably Stephen Sondheim’s most famous musical, it was clear there would be a lot of demand for this new transfer from Fiasco Theatre. 327 more words

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