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Coalition Nightmare

Review: JB Shorts 13

Apr 22, 2015 Comments Off on Review: JB Shorts 13

Now in its 13th season, JB Shorts is firmly established as a cornerstone of Manchester’s independent theatre scene.

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The Dumb Waiter by Ransack Theatre

Review: The Dumb Waiter, Re:play Festival, Manchester

Jan 22, 2015 Comments Off on Review: The Dumb Waiter, Re:play Festival, Manchester

Harold Pinter’s The Dumb Waiter is not what you’d call a light play. As the curtain drops, you are left in stunned silence, unsure about how you feel about the events that have unfolded over the last hour. It’s a playwright at his most sinister.

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Troublehouse Theatre - Proud to be Northern

Troublehouse Theatre: building a company from scratch

Nov 9, 2014 Comments Off on Troublehouse Theatre: building a company from scratch

During our time at ALRA North drama school in Wigan, one of the main pieces of advice from multiple tutors was the notion that if you’re not getting any work, you should create your own.

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Ransack Theatre

Making the Cut: Fringe Theatre

Dec 1, 2013 Comments Off on Making the Cut: Fringe Theatre

By Alastair Michael

I have never naturally felt the same mix of fatigue, relief, adrenaline and ecstasy that I have felt as the curtain comes down on a show.

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