Lord of the Flies (2018)

Lazarus Theatre continue their residence at Greenwich Theatre with Nigel Williams’ adaptation of William Golding’s novel,┬áLord of the Flies, directed by Ricky Dukes (the company’s artistic director). An allegorical tale of futile, and increasingly bloody, attempts to govern on a small island seems like an incredibly apt one to be telling at this particular time […]

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Edward II

After bringing the festival spirit to their adaptation of Shakespeare’s The Taming of the Shrew earlier in the summer, Lazarus Theatre return with another classic: Christopher Marlowe’s Edward II. 1967 was a rather pivotal year, including the Summer of Love and partial decriminalisation of homosexuality in England and Wales. It is the latter that Lazarus […]

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‘Tis Pity She’s A Whore

Opening at the tail-end of this year’s Camden Fringe, Lazarus Theatre‘s latest production (running at the Tristan Bates Theatre) is John Ford’s ‘Tis Pity She’s a Whore. A tale of forbidden love between brother & sister (Giovanni & Annabella), set in bloody Parma – a city rife with plots. The storyline remains as controversial as […]

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