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Caroline Harker and Eve Matheson in Handbagged. Photo Helen Murray

Theatre Review: Handbagged, Oldham Coliseum

May 21, 2019 Comments Off on Theatre Review: Handbagged, Oldham Coliseum

Well, that was odd. A comedy about Margaret Thatcher and the Queen and it’s very funny. Who’d have thought it?

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Theatre Review: A Different Way Home, Oldham Coliseum

February 10, 2019 Comments Off on Theatre Review: A Different Way Home, Oldham Coliseum

Kenneth Alan Taylor is a phenomenon. In fact, he’s a phenomenal phenomenon.

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Theatre Review: Cinderella, Oldham Coliseum

December 3, 2018 Comments Off on Theatre Review: Cinderella, Oldham Coliseum

The Oldham panto is a great tradition, stretching back to the days of Kenneth Alan Taylor and beyond.

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Theatre Review: Dishoom! at Oldham Coliseum

October 6, 2018 Comments Off on Theatre Review: Dishoom! at Oldham Coliseum

Dishoom! is the sound of a punch or a bullet from 70s Bollywood films, much like ‘Kapow!’ from American comic books.

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Bread and Roses, Oldham Coliseum

Theatre Review: Bread & Roses, Oldham Coliseum

June 29, 2018 Comments Off on Theatre Review: Bread & Roses, Oldham Coliseum

“That’s the second time it’s made me cry,” said the man standing next to me at the urinal.

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A Taste of Honey, Oldham Coliseum

Theatre Review: A Taste of Honey, Oldham Coliseum

June 4, 2018 Comments Off on Theatre Review: A Taste of Honey, Oldham Coliseum

“A taste of hunneee, tasting much sweeter than wine, de doom de doo, bah-doom, de doom de doo etc.”

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Relatively Speaking

Win a bottle of Pimms and a pair of tickets to Relatively Speaking at Oldham Coliseum

April 17, 2018 Comments Off on Win a bottle of Pimms and a pair of tickets to Relatively Speaking at Oldham Coliseum

Win a bottle of Pimms and a pair of tickets to Relatively Speaking at Oldham Coliseum. 

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Theatre Review: Whisky Galore, Oldham Coliseum

March 19, 2018 Comments Off on Theatre Review: Whisky Galore, Oldham Coliseum

By English standards, the Scots are professional drinkers.

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Alicia McKenzie, Whisky Galore

Win a bottle of Jura Single Malt Scotch Whisky plus a pair of tickets to Whisky Galore at Oldham Coliseum

March 12, 2018 Comments Off on Win a bottle of Jura Single Malt Scotch Whisky plus a pair of tickets to Whisky Galore at Oldham Coliseum

Win a bottle of Jura Single Malt Scotch Whisky plus a pair of tickets to Whisky Galore at Oldham Coliseum 

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Sue Devaney, Sam Glen, Emily Stott and William Travis

Review: The Kitchen Sink, Oldham Coliseum

February 13, 2018 Comments Off on Review: The Kitchen Sink, Oldham Coliseum

Last Thursday I went to Bob Carlton’s funeral.

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