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  • November 25, 2014

    Educating Rita, Hudsucker Proxy and never-before-seen Miller in new theatre season

    The new year at the Everyman and Playhouse will begin with one of its strongest-sounding seasons in quite a while. Today the theatres revealed what is coming up in 2015, and with a stylish mix of classic, modern, modern classic and hidden gems, it looks like it will be hard to stay away.   First [...]

  • November 22, 2014

    Royal Court renovation rolls on

    The Royal Court is ready to get underway with the next stage of its renovation. The theatre has announced the contractors to modernise the venue as the latest part of the £11.9m scheme – city-based Mellwood Construction will be involved in the transformation of the front of house areas and downstairs studio space. This follows [...]

  • November 17, 2014

    REVIEW: Two, the Pilgrim

    MATE Productions is known for its large community ensemble pieces, usually staged in the summer before heading up to the Edinburgh Fringe; this year, it was the specially-commissioned Grace and the Sea. But the Halewood-based company has upped its game considerably in 2014, with new projects in the pipeline that included this successful sell-out run [...]

  • November 16, 2014

    Prepare for a Yuletide Paradise

    “The strangest Christmas party this side of Alpha Centauri” is how the Suitcase Ensemble describe their new festive show. “An outlandish band of voyagers long for the perfect world, the Yuletide Paradise. Join their quest at an immersive feast of story, song and tripping the light fantastic.”   Well, that sounds like an exciting enough [...]

  • November 10, 2014

    Festive farce at the Playhouse

    Following the successful adaptations of Molière’s farces, this Christmas the Playhouse presents another fresh adaptation of a classic French comedy, with a grown up festive play returning to the venue after two years of babysitting the Everyman’s rock ‘n’ roll panto while its sister theatre was rebuilt.     Sex and the Three Day Week [...]