Following The Academe Dream through SUDS’ time-travelling musical about student journalism.
Heat Lightning burns with intensity and emotion, with a cast of universally strong performances full of humour and vivacity that elevate Cardis and Johns’ direction.
Off-Offstage embodies amateur attitude with affection, but also a biting accuracy that alludes to a dark past with school theatre.
Dreams? Captured. Corporations? Stealing. Grief? Puzzling. Puppets? Puppets.
Creativity, femininity, and mental illness collide on a stage that would make Susan Sontag proud.
Don’t go into The Lamentable Tragedy of Titus Andronicus expecting a peaceful or palatable experience — the source material makes that unthinkable. But if you want to watch student performers tackle an undeniably challenging and confronting play with aplomb, you’d be well-advised to buy a ticket.
This is two hours of emotionally intimate theatre, capturing the joys and sorrows of family life.
Davies and Stafford should be proud of themselves and their team for creating such a painfully raw production that captures the awkwardness and difficulty of being young. Closing night is Saturday 21 May.
The absurdist comedy gallops to success under Alex Bryant’s direction.
Classic Greek tragedy unfolds behind white picket fences in this 1950s suburban nightmare.