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The Win Bin, Old Red Lion

I have several friends who’ve recently graduated and are currently in the soul-destroying process of trying to get into the arts. We have a lot of conversations that go a bit like this: 457 more words




Adam Hughes’ play gives a chilling insight into the pride and savagery of 80s football hooliganism, against the backdrop of the miners’ strike. 567 more words


Review - The Liz and Dick Show - Dhanil Ali at The Old Red Lion

A million years ago, the first time I ever saw a show in London, it was something my grandmother picked: Little Foxes with Elizabeth Taylor. It wasn’t a show I cared for (or knew anything about) although I noted the audience applauded, just like they do today, when the aged actress walked on stage. 361 more words

The spirit of Christmas

A Christmas Carol – The Old Red Lion, until 03 January 2015 (tickets)

‘Humbug’. The modern lexicon creatively being employed by the youth of today means it’s a word that sits on the milder end of the spectrum. 283 more words

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Review - Neil Bartlett’s A Christmas Carol - Metal Rabbit at Old Red Lion

Christmas is here! That means mince pies and pantos and paper crowns and presents! Lots and lots of presents! Spending money and getting things and STUFF and eating and drinking too much and fun! 750 more words

Unidentified Item in the Bagging Area

I met up with my mate ASJ (@actiontotheword) last night. We were having a Thai in Angel and she said why don’t we go and see her mate Louise’s play at the Old Red Lion theatre, so I was like yeah sounds great and off we went. 228 more words


Singing The Unsung #1 - Corran Royle

We hear a lot about those with their names in lights, but often the most interesting work is being done further down the cast list, and in theatres a bit further away from London’s glittering West End… So here’s an occasional series where I champion a recent performance that has really stood out for me – and take the chance to point the spotlight in a new direction. 197 more words

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