Alan Ayckbourn delivers a rip roaring comedy of errors in one of his early plays, Relatively Speaking. Currently on tour around the UK, the King of Farces work is a genius piece of writing that doesn’t fail to amuse almost 50 years after it first took to the stage. 558 more words
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Publican. Politician. Other thing beginning with P. Philosopher, yeah, that. The nation’s critically acclaimed bar-based-braveheart, Al Murray – The Pub Landlord has embarked on a common sense crusade to re-Great Britain in his brand new show and our Bloggers had the chance to be at The Lowry last night to witness it. 275 more words
Regent’s Park Theatre marks the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen’s death with a tour of its 2013 production of Pride and Prejudice.
Necessity dictates that some parts of Austen’s work have to be cut down or omitted altogether, and Simon Reade’s adaptation makes some interesting choices. 535 more words