Tag: Oscar Wilde

RSC Announce 2017 Spring-Summer Season

Photo by Tara Moore. Image Courtesy of Kevin Francis Gray Studio.

Photo by Tara Moore. Image Courtesy of Kevin Francis Gray Studio.

It’s just our luck… we go away for a few days break in Stratford-upon-Avon to check out theRoyal Shakespeare Company‘s King Lear and they go and announce their 2017 season. Well, it’s a good one so just in case you haven’t heard already, here’s the news: Continue reading

Curtain Up – News From The Last Week In Theatre

tumblr_inline_o13x62KZZ01rgiv1h_500The festive season is long gone, pantomimes have finished and hundreds of actors are putting away their Dame costumes for another year, the presents have been put away (or exchanged) and after a month of gorging ourselves on sweet treats there’s one last box of mince pies in the cupboard that we’re trying to resist! So, with the world getting back to normal it’s about time we caught up on recent theatre news for those who aren’t already in the know via our chums at mytheatremates.comContinue reading

The Importance of Being Earnest @ The Mayflower, Southampton

tumblr_inline_npbvddkHqA1rgiv1h_500Okay, I’ll admit it, I went to the theatre to see an award-winning actor perform in a way you’d never expect of him… Not Bradley Cooper in the Elephant Man (though I did see that and I enjoyed his performance very much) but David Suchet stepping about as far away from the dapper Belgian detective with the distinctive moustache as we could reasonably expect! Continue reading

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Today is like our own second Christmas… when we get a bunch of gifts to enjoy throughout the year. Today Chichester Festival Theatre announced their 2014 season and it’s a wealth of treats to celebrate the re-opening of the main theatre! We’ll break the season down in full over the weekend but click below for our round up of the highlights. Continue reading