Author Archives: punctualsally

Plock! – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide Grensgeval presents Plock! Concept and direction by Hanne Vandersteene and Mahlu Mertens Curve Theatre, Leicester 15 to 16 February 2020 Art and performance combine in myriad meanings in Plock! by Belgian company Grensgeval, creators of “visual … Continue reading

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Nest – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide Akin Theatre in association with artsdepot present Nest written by Anna Beecher directed by Rachel Lincoln Attenborough Arts 10 and 11 February 2020 “This is the world and you are in it,” … Continue reading

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Holes – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide The Children’s Theatre Partnership and Royal and Derngate with Nottingham Playhouse present Holes by Louis Sachar directed by Adam Penford Royal and Derngate, Northampton 24 January to 1 February 2020 If you’ve read Louis … Continue reading

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Giraffes Can’t Dance – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide Curve, Rose Original Productions and Simon Friend in association with Hachette Children’s Group and Coolabi Group present Giraffes Can’t Dance based on the book by Giles Andreae and Guy Parker-Rees adapted and … Continue reading

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Aladdin – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide Imagine Theatre presents Aladdin by Eric Potts directed by Janice Dunn De Montfort Hall, Leicester 14 December 2019 – 5 January 2020 Imagine Theatre’s production of Aladdin rises high with an enjoyable take on … Continue reading

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West Side Story – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide Curve Theatre presents West Side Story Based on a conception by Jerome Robbins, book by Arthur Laurents Music by Leonard Bernstein, lyrics by Stephen Sondheim Directed by Nikolai Foster Curve Theatre, Leicester … Continue reading

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Pepper and Honey – review

This review first appeared in British Theatre Guide Notnow Collective presents Pepper and Honey by Kristina Gavran directed by Tilly Branson Attenborough Arts Centre, Leicester 17 November 2019 Pepper and Honey asks a pertinent question: what is home? Writer Kristina Gavran … Continue reading

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