Monthly Archives: October 2017

The Leftovers – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide Sheep Soup presents The Leftovers Book by Nic Harvey Music and lyrics by Nic Harvey and Rob Green Sheep Soup’s The Leftovers is the first musical to be commissioned for performance at Curve’s 250+ … Continue reading

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Hedda Gabler – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide National Theatre presents Hedda Gabler by Henrik Ibsen, new version by Patrick Marber Director Ivo van Howe The National Theatre’s 2016 production of Ibsen’s Hedda Gabler is now on tour, directed by Ivo van … Continue reading

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Last Resort – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide 2Magpies Theatre presents Last Resort Created and devised by Tom Barnes and Eve Parmiter Performed as part of Curve Theatre’s Inside Out festival, Last Resort is the most recent production by innovative Nottingham-based company … Continue reading

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Paradigm Rhymes – Beyond the Dome – review

This review first appeared in Sabotage Reviews Marcus Joseph presents Paradigm Rhymes – Beyond the Dome Written by Mellow Baku Creator and musical director Marcus Joseph Curve Theatre’s Inside Out Festival celebrates “leading and emerging East Midlands artists”, showcasing writers, theatre … Continue reading

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Poet in Da Corner – review

This review first appeared in Sabotage Reviews Now in its fourth year, Curve Theatre’s Inside Out Festival celebrates “leading and emerging East Midlands artists”, showcasing writers, theatre makers and artists from around the region. Between 18 and 28 October, various spaces in … Continue reading

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Stablemates – review

This review first appeared in Sabotage Reviews Stablemates with Rosie Garland, Jackie Hagan and Henry Normal, introduced by Jill Abram At Birmingham Waterstones 18 October 2017 Created and hosted by poet Jill Abram, Stablemates is a regular monthly spoken word night … Continue reading

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The Caretaker – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide Royal and Derogate and Bristol Old Vic present The Caretaker by Harold Pinter Directed by Christopher Haydon Royal and Derngate, Northampton Pinter’s breakthrough play, The Caretaker, is also director Christopher Haydon’s first at the … Continue reading

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Hairspray, The Broadway Musical – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide Mark Goucher, Matthew Gale, and Laurence Myers present Hairspray, The Broadway Musical Book by Mark O’Donnell and Thomas Meehan, music by Marc Shaiman, lyrics by Scott Whittman and Marc Shaiman, based on … Continue reading

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Things I Know to be True – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide Frantic Assembly and State Theatre Company present Things I Know to be True by Andrew Bovell Co-directed by Scott Graham and Geordie Brookman At Curve Theatre, Leicester Australia’s State Theatre Company and … Continue reading

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Pink Sari Revolution – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide Curve, Belgrade Theatre Coventry and West Yorkshire Playhouse in association with English Touring Theatre present Pink Sari Revolution Based on the book by Amana Fontanella-Khan, adapted by Purva Naresh Directed by Suba … Continue reading

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