Favourite shows 2019

Whilst I didn’t see as many shows as last year, I don’t think I had quite such a good run of shows in 2018 as I have this year – so making this list was no mean feat. As usual, there were some which were ineligible for the list as I’d seen them last year; […]

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Favourite male performances of 2019

As with last year, there were too many brilliant performances to restrict this to one combined list – so once again I’ve split them up into male and female performances. It was a particularly strong field this year, I thought, which makes for quite a cosy male performances subs bench: Oliver Chris (Oberon – A Midsummer […]

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946: “Tickety-boo!”

Monday 25 July will be etched in my memory for a while. It was an incredibly bizarre day, but in the best way possible. That morning I almost applied to review 946, but decided not to, went out for a walk in the sunshine – then quite by chance got home just in time to […]

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Wonder Season: 946 Q&A session

Following the matinée performance on Sunday, the Globe’s artistic director Emma Rice, author Michael Morpurgo & many of the cast of 946: The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips (the ones who don’t shower between performances, according to Mike Shepherd!) assembled on the stage for a Q&A session. Mike (artistic director at Kneehigh) started off proceedings […]

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