Monthly Archives: May 2014

When Spring Comes – review

Half Moon Theatre presents When Spring Comes Vipul Bhatti – Choreographer/Dancer Alex Tosh – Composer/Musician Chis Elwell – Director It’s the simple things in life that are often the most pleasurable and When Spring Comes is a beautiful piece of … Continue reading

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Shlomo Human Geekbox for Kids! – review

Shlomo Human Geekbox – for Kids! The Y Theatre Leicester “There are no words to describe it.” This is the reaction of Ed, one young audience member immediately after Shlomo’s Human Geekbox performance at Spark Arts for Children festival. Words will … Continue reading

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I, Malvolio – review

I, Malvolio written and performed by Tim Crouch Nowadays, insertion of the first person pronoun ‘I’ before a name has great resonance with today’s young people and their ubiquitous i-gadgets, further assisting celebrated UK theatre artist Tim Crouch’s mission to engage teenagers with … Continue reading

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Bright Sparks – Leicester’s Spark Arts for Children Festival 2014

Clutching a bag of partially melted Revels, a little girl sits on the edge of her seat, unable to take her eyes off the performers on stage as they sing, dance and magic her away to Ancient Egypt – a … Continue reading

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Water Babies – review

Directed by Ed Curtis Book & Lyrics by Ed Curtis and Guy Jones Music by Chris Egan This review also appears in What’s Peen Seen. Riding in to Leicester on a wave of West End stars and special effects, Curve … Continue reading

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What Are They Like? – review

by Lucinda Coxon directed by Tim Ford This review also appears in What’s Peen Seen. With no intention of sounding patronising, for a company made up of 12 – 26 year olds Curve Young Company (CYC) have produced theatre to … Continue reading

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