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★★★ A Life-Affirming Journey from Illness to Recovery: Getting Better Slowly

There is much to admire in this personal story which traces the performer’s journey from debilitating illness through to recovery.

Adam Pownall fell ill with Guillain-Barré syndrome (or locked in syndrome) back in 2009. 458 more words


★★★ In Our Hands: Charming Puppetry and Visual Flair

Smoking Apples produce theatre that combines puppetry and visual imagery, and are known for their unconventional choice of subject matter.

In their latest production they tackle the fishing industry, showing the problems faced by small independent fisheries. 430 more words


'Down & Out in Paris and London' New Diorama Trailer

Time for another Edinburgh Fringe hit to come to London with Down & Out in Paris and London opening at New Diorama on April 19. 138 more words


"A kingdom for a horse": Richard III at New Diorama Theatre

Some theatre engages you intellectually, some theatre hits you emotionally, and some theatre grabs you by the throat and immerses you in the action so thoroughly that you forget you’re in a theatre. 858 more words

Richard III, New Diorama Theatre

There are plenty of shape-shifters in Shakespeare, but few as sinister as Richard of Gloucester. In The Faction’s characteristically stripped-back production, the play’s world of secret plots and political machinations also shifts shape around its scheming protagonist, its performers moulding themselves around the text. 624 more words