What The Wife has in abundance, as well as the sense of community, is fun.
Designed, Directed, and Performed by James Thiérrée St James Theatre, 14 March, 8pm Ryan Brown-Haysom Raoul is a terrible voyage into solitude: a captivating, heart-breaking one-man expedition into the polar regions of the mind. From its haunting stage set, draped in Arctic white, to the eerie doppelgänger-figure who emerges from the dark at the opening [...]
Designed, written, and performed by Hannah Banks, Kate Clarkin, Uther Dean, William O’Neil, and Paul Waggot. BATS, 6th March, 8pm “I don’t want a new paragraph. I want to turn a full-stop into a comma.” A Play about Love has at its heart one relationship between a girl who makes snow globes and a stationer [...]
Adapted from Richard Meros’s book by Arthur Meek and Geoff Pinfield Directed by Geoff Pinfield Performed by Arthur Meek BATS, 8 March, 6.30pm Reviewed by Ryan Brown-Haysom Richard Meros is a man who requires little introduction; that is, if you already know who he is. For those not yet acquainted with Wellington theatre’s most beguiling [...]
Cast: Kathleen Burns, Alice May Connolly, Delia Cormack, Lucy Mulholland, Hamish Parkinson, and Andrew Todd Music by Tobias Brockie, and Richard Marks. Written by Erin Harrington and Hamish Parkinson. Directed by Hamish Parkinson. BATS, 29th March, 8pm. By the time this review reaches your grubby wee hands, the Fringe Festival – a rare opportunity to see up-and-coming talent [...]
PREVIEW: Richard Meros Salutes the Southern Man BY: Arthur Meek & Geoff Pinfield ADAPTED FROM: the book by Richard Meros. STARRING Arthur Meek. DIRECTED by Geoff Pinfield. I sit in the deserted foyer of the theatre, while the ticking clock counts off the seconds before I am to meet ‘The Man’. Suddenly, I hear passions [...]
DESIGNED, WRITTEN, & PERFORMED BY: Hannah Banks, Kate Clarkin, Uther Dean, William O’Neil & Paul Waggot. “I don’t want a new paragraph. I want to turn a full-stop into a comma.” A Play about Love took as its central provocation a relationship between a girl who makes snow globes and a stationer who jots ideas—including [...]
Emotional Tramps Theatre Company: Andrew Goddard, Adam Goodall, Chris O’Grady, Carrie Green, Ben Haddock, David Laidler, Hannah Paterson, Alicia Pierson,Rebecca Sim. Written by Andrew Goddard. Directed by Tim C Yarrow. Blue Barn, Mt Cook, 28th Feb, 8pm. Eggs are being sold in the same store as bricks: the E’N’B. Such is the premise for The [...]