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Bash: latterday plays, Trafalgar Studios – Review

Pros: Haunting and impacting with powerful and nuanced performances Cons: Maybe a little too dark; if you’re looking for a light evening of entertainment, Neil Labute is not your man. Actually three one-act plays presented in succession, Bash: latterday plays are connected by one horrific deed committed by each set of character(s). Every self-contained act presents completely disparate stories and personalities (though all characters are some-what unhinged), all divulging the same grisly plot point. The first monologue introduces a traveling ...

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The Pride, Trafalgar Studios

by Alexi Kaye Campbell Directed by Jamie Lloyd ★★★ Pros: The acting is very strong, and there is a nice balance between drama and humour. Cons: With the exception of one scene, there is little action or movement on stage. Also, the set is not particularly inspiring. Our Verdict: This thought-provoking play accurately captures the past and the present, in terms of male sexual identity. The performances are honest, and there is great character development.   Courtesy of Ambassador Theatre ...

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Win tickets to see The Play That Goes Wrong! – Closed

Good news theatre fans: we’re giving away yet another set of free tickets! We’ve teamed up with Mischief Theatre to give you a chance to win two tickets to see their fantastic production The Play That Goes Wrong at the Trafalgar Studios, London. A couple of facts for you to bear in mind about this: 1. We reviewed this show when it was first performed at the Old Red Lion Theatre, and it met with our approval! A cracking ★★★★ show! Read the ...

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Happy New, Trafalgar Studios

Brendan Cowell Directed by Robert Shaw ★★★ Pros: This play has it all: comedy, drama, ups and downs. It will have you laughing at one moment and in tears the next. It is impossible to be bored. Cons: It takes a while to really understand the whys and hows of the characters. Until the pieces fall into place it feels a bit hard to let the play sink in.  Our Verdict: A completely different theatrical experience with multiple innovative elements. ...

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