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Vinay Patel – An Adventurer’s Guide to Playwriting

After watching the three-hour epic production An Adventure, Annabel Mellor catches up with playwright Vinay Patel. He's keeping tight-lipped about his part in writing Dr Who, ...

Miro Introducing: Flux Theatre and CHUTNEY

Miro Introducing gives new creatives the chance to introduce themselves onto the cultural scene. This guest post is by Will Adolphy, who with company Flux Theatre bring their first...

Bryony Kimmings is a Phoenix, Bitch

Im A Phoenix, Bitch is Bryony Kimmings’ return to solo performance after nearly a decade. It’s her story of motherhood, heartbreak and finding inner strength. And it blazes like a ...

Samuel Pepys and 17c – the subjugation of women

Samuel Pepys’ diary is a prime source to understanding life in the 17th Century. Big Dance Theatre's 17c scratches below the surface to discuss the treatment of women througho...

Miro Introducing: Skate Hard, Turn Left roller derby

Miro Introducing gives new creatives the chance to introduce themselves onto the cultural scene. This guest post is by Anna Tierney, who with company The Pack bring roller derby Sk...

Let’s drink to this version of La Traviata

Becca Marriott and Helena Jackson may have reduced La Traviata to a core storyline in two hours, but nothing of the emotion is missing from this revised opera. Camille Lapaix revie...

Review: Kneehigh bring Jim Dodge’s Fup onto stage

Set in Kneehigh’s wild, wonderful fairytale version of Cornwall with just six performers, Simon Harvey’s adaptation of Jim Dodge’s novel FUP is a real delight. Chloe Walton reviews...

Debut playwright pioneers work of Auschwitz survivor Primo Levi

A new play exploring the life of holocaust survivor and revolutionary thinker, Primo Levi, will premiere at the Tristan Bates Theatre this November in an attempt to share Levi’s me...