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Brou-ha-noir: Bane at Soho Theatre (****)

Joe Bone’s incredibly successful one-man-and-a-guitarist show about noir detective Bruce Bane has been a hit all over the UK, from Brighton to Edinburgh, and his performance of all 3 one-hour segments at the Soho Theatre was a sight to behold. This must be about the fifth time I’ve seen Bane – Joe Bone’s film-noir pastiche … Continue reading

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Who’s Dorian Gray? (*)

In Who’s Dorian Gray, Empty Photo Theatre look to show audiences “snapshots of life that they can recognise and relate to”, and aim for “psychological realism”, which is a term borrowed from the world of novels for a piece that places more emphasis on the characters’ internal monologues – sadly, it doesn’t achieve either of these … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Fringe 2010 Mini-Preview: The Wake

These are mini-previews for the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2010: click on the show title to get ticket bookings through the Edinburgh Fringe website, and on the company to go to their website (if they have one). If you have any recommendations or would like a mini-preview, please comment or email chris.hislop@gmail.com. THE WAKE / Misshapen … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Fringe 2010 Mini-Preview: Fame! The Musical

These are mini-previews for the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2010: click on the show title to get ticket bookings through the Edinburgh Fringe website, and on the company to go to their website (if they have one). If you have any recommendations or would like a mini-preview, please comment or email chris.hislop@gmail.com. FAME – THE MUSICAL! … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Fringe 2010 Mini-Preview: Guest Who?

These are mini-previews for the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2010: click on the show title to get ticket bookings through the Edinburgh Fringe website, and on the company to go to their website (if they have one). If you have any recommendations or would like a mini-preview, please comment or email chris.hislop@gmail.com. GUEST WHO? / The … Continue reading