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Wise Children

An incredible piece of storytelling from birth to death with everything in between. At Bristol Old Vic, this is an adaptation by Emma Rice of the Angela Carter novel, the show tells the story of twins Nora and Dora Chance. … Continue reading

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Oh Whistle

Oh Whistle is an exceptional one man show by Nunkie Theatre performed at the Tobacco Factory Theatre on Sunday. Robert Lloyd Parry brought to life two ghost stories by M R James, and indeed James seemed resurrected also in this … Continue reading

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Happy Hour

Happy Hour, currently on at Tobacco Factory Theatre¬†Bristol, is like a scene from a soap opera. From the off we know there are tensions in Kay’s life, an unanswered phone call, hurried gasps from an inhaler between large gulps of … Continue reading

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Doubt: A Parable

Doubt: A Parable, currently on at The Alma Tavern Theatre in Bristol, is an extremely clever play which leads you to question, and even doubt, each of the four characters in turn. This performance was well pitched, subtly undulating between … Continue reading

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Glory Dazed

The Kelvin Players like to challenge themselves, and Glory Dazed is an excellent choice.  Directed by Alex Needham, the play keeps pace, and takes you on a real roller coaster. Up laughing at a joke one minute, and down the next … Continue reading

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Mass by Amy Mason

Amy Mason created her own religion, and tonight I attended her Mass. Not some weird kind of cult, but something based loosely on her ideals of religion from growing up in a catholic family, and it was beautiful yet so … Continue reading

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Black Box at Kelvin Players Studio

Black Box is five quite¬†different plays, gathered together in one night of performance, a new venture by The Kelvin Players of Gloucester Road, Bristol. It is a space for learning, exploration, and experimentation. Ghosts of Bedlam by Arthur Aldrich, set … Continue reading

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