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          • Fri 14 Nov 2008 10:44

            I Caught Crabs In Walberswick

            A stage bathed in lurid pink and lime green light, heart-pounding dance music and a backdrop which mixes a rural scene with images of teenage life, immediately shout youth as the audience enters the Bush theatre...

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            29 Oct 2008Well-lit Bush catches Crabs

          • Thu 13 Nov 2008 11:06

            On Emotion

            Are we the puppets of our emotions? That is the question asked and pondered in the new ‘Theatre Essay’ from On Theatre, currently playing at the Soho theatre.

          • Thu 13 Nov 2008 10:50

            A Midsummer Night’s Dream

            Following Footsbarn’s brief stay at Shakespeare’s Globe this summer with A Shakespeare Party – its first London appearance in 17 years – the travelling theatre company returns to the capital, pitching its tent in Victoria Park to present A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

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            29 Sep 2008Footsbarn dreams of Victoria Park

          • Wed 12 Nov 2008 12:10


            Politicians, fundraisers, journalists and ordinary members of the public swing around an ethical pivot in David Hare’s new play Gethsemane, which premiered at the National’s Cottesloe theatre last night.

          • Tue 11 Nov 2008 12:01

            The Long Road

            The collision of two lives, once totally unrelated and unknown to each other, can have truly catastrophic results, binding the pair together in an unexpected and painful way.

          • Fri 07 Nov 2008 12:02


            There may never have been a more unlikely setting for Shakespeare’s tragedy of jealousy than a West Yorkshire housing estate pub at the turn of the millennium.

          • Thu 06 Nov 2008 10:59


            Three Irish taxi drivers waiting around at Dublin airport, desperately hoping for customers, sounds like an unlikely setting for a thriller. But Rank takes this group of seemingly normal men and leads them down an increasingly dangerous path.

          • Wed 05 Nov 2008 10:39

            Lucky Seven

            Anthony Clark directs a new play by Hampstead theatre writer-in-residence Alexis Zegerman, which focuses on the human obsession with comparing ourselves to others.

          • Thu 30 Oct 2008 12:18

            To Be Straight With You

            Speech, text and dance are powerfully combined in physical theatre company DV8’s hard-hitting To Be Straight With You at the National Theatre.

          • Thu 30 Oct 2008 10:24

            Rue Magique

            Based on a true story, new musical Rue Magique turns the intimate space at the King’s Head pub theatre into a brothel on Coldharbour Lane, South London.

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            02 Oct 2008LaBarrie steps into Rue Magique

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