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The Gathered Leaves

I was traumatised before the play started. Jane Asher is old enough to play a seventy-something, her stage son is Alexander Hanson and her real daughter plays her 39-year old stage daughter. 357 more words


Theatre round-up: 19 July 2015

Just the two trips this week…

Shakespeare’s R&J

A unique take on Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, in which four students at a strict boys’ boarding school read extracts from the play to each other after class. 296 more words


Theatre review: The Dead Monkey

What do you do when you realise that the only thing holding your marriage together is a monkey – and then the monkey dies?

This is the slightly surreal question at the heart of The Dead Monkey, written by Nick Darke in 1986 and recently revived, ten years after his death, in a new production by Mongrel Thumb, directed by Hannah Price. 613 more words

Happy Things

Marathan Sham: An Audience with Jimmy Savile at the Park Theatre

Saturday 13th June 2015, matinée

Some have asked if the Park Theatre‘s new production of Jonathan Maitland’s play ‘An Audience with Jimmy Savile’ is too soon.   608 more words


£20 (or less) for tickets to An Audience With Jimmy Savile

The first play to interrogate the Jimmy Savile scandal has opened to critical acclaim at the Park Theatre, London.

Alistair McGowan gives a chilling portrayal of Savile in the production which runs from 10 June – 11 July 2015. 349 more words

Cheap Tickets

Theatre Review: Product, Arcola Theatre and Hurling Rubble at the Sun, Park Theatre

In the run up to the 10th anniversary of the London July 7th bombings, it’s inevitable that the day’s catastrophic events will be commemorated and analysed in art as well as in the media. 883 more words