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Theatre 2006 Archives - One4Review

The Bullet

August 8, 2006 |

This is the first time I have come across the work of award winning playwright Joe Penhall. The Bullet is a dark, disturbing play interspersed with cynical humour. With a contemporary setting in Britain, the play follows the continual … Read More

Help I’m A Teenager, Get Me Out of Here!

August 8, 2006 |

I am in a total quandary as how to rate this show, devised and performed by K6 Collective, a sixth form group from Norwich, ’cause I’ve never left a theatre feeling as I currently do before. On one hand … Read More

One – Man Star Wars Trilogy

August 8, 2006 |

Charlie Ross is the ‘One-Man Star Wars Trilogy’ he plays all the characters, sins the music, fights the battles and performs three films worth of material in 60 minutes. Very cleverly written and well performed.  It is some time … Read More

Up Script Creek

August 8, 2006 |

The trouble with impro comedy is that no matter how good the cast may or may not be it is difficult to work without reasonable suggestions and a responsive audience, and unfortunately the show I was at, both were … Read More

Did You Used to be R.D. Laing

August 8, 2006 |

Mike Maran tells the story of the life of R.D. Laing with great affection and sincerity. R.D. Laing as a doctor had a huge effect on the development of psychiatric medicine in the latter half of the 20th Century. … Read More

Janey Godley’s ‘The Point Of Yes’

August 8, 2006 |

For years I have only know Janey Godley as an excellent stand-up comedian, but this was not stand-up, this was a one woman play and she had written it as well. Set in the Glasgow suburb of Carlton in … Read More

Sequinned Suits & Platform Boots

August 8, 2006 |

Sequinned Suits and Platform Boots, written and directed by Mark Wheeller, has as it’s focus the Glam Rock era of British pop music, and I’m afraid to admit it is a period of time I remember only too well. … Read More

Anyway

August 8, 2006 |

This short play, written by Lorraine McCann and performed by Lisa Borland, Wendy Brindle and Sara-Jane McGeachy is set in a flat as they have a girls night in. The three women seem unlikely friends initially, but as the … Read More

The Family Semianyki

August 8, 2006 |

First the ending. There are happy endings, sad endings, even bizarre endings but the ending to this show is as spectacular as I have ever witnessed. Mime clowns play the part of a wild family consisting of a romantic … Read More

Love The Radio Edit

August 8, 2006 |

I’m not too sure what I expected to see in this production, but I didn’t expect what I got. In essence what this show is about is the trials and tribulations of relationships, all told through the clever use … Read More