THEATRE

Writers and filmmakers can’t get enough of the infamous get-together at Lake Geneva in 1816 that resulted in Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. But while the...

Oliver Emanuel and Gareth Williams' The 306: Dawn is the first part of a proposed trilogy telling the story of the 306 soldiers shot...

Theatremaker (and ex-zoologist) Mamoru Iriguchi somehow approaches the world like a newborn – but one with a projector screen strapped to his head. In...

This new piece by Argentine theatre-maker Lola Arias is an extraordinary exercise in the mining of memory and the staging of history. Co-created with...

A bed sits at the centre of the stage and much of the action in BJ McNeill’s play happens on it – or in...

To commemorate the centenary year of Edith Piaf’s birth, Piaf! The Show makes its English premiere as part of Bath International Music Festival. Anne...

Underneath Brighton town hall are the city’s old police cells. In these damp and melancholy rooms Immercity are performing Blood Will Have Blood an...

We are all of us many people in our lives. We change as we age. We wear different outfits. Neil Bartlett's new play, a...

Books are instruments of wonder. They are more than just paper – they contain worlds. New Zealand theatre company Trick of the Light's family-friendly...

Charlene James’ powerful two-hander takes FGM as its subject. It’s a barbaric practice still happening behind closed doors in modern Britain, represented here by...

Director Nick Bagnall’s decision to set this touring production of The Two Gentlemen of Verona in 1966 gives him a striking musical and visual...

A woman sits on a train, lights flickering past, time flickering past. We zoom in on her eyes, her hands, the purse she carries,...
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