Bristol Theatre News and Reviews

Catherine Love: How can theatres build a wider fan base?
By Catherine Love · 17 Sep 2014

Getting audiences over the threshold is only the start; theatres have to give them a reason to stay

Caroline Quentin stars in Fanny Hill at Bristol Old Vic
By Theo Bosanquet · 11 Sep 2014

The production is adapted from the classic erotic novel by April de Angelis

The Streets' Leo Ihenacho stars in Dancing in the Streets
By Editorial Staff · 10 Sep 2014

The concert show is embarking on a 37-date UK tour next month

Bennett's History Boys returns for 2015 tour with 200 tickets free
By Theo Bosanquet · 10 Sep 2014

The production is presented by Sell a Door and supported by English Touring Theatre

Catherine Love: Truth and lies in documentary theatre
By Catherine Love · 8 Sep 2014

What claim do verbatim shows like Little Revolution at the Almeida have on truth?

Play Strindberg (Ustinov Studio)
By Kris Hallett · 18 Sep 2014

The acting batters and blodies you in this superb production of Play Strindberg at the Ustinov Studio.

Juno and The Paycock (Bristol Old Vic)
By Kris Hallett · 13 Sep 2014

Juno and The Paycock is impressively staged though it doesn't quite hit the tragic high notes at Bristol Old Vic

One Man Two Guvnors (Tour-Bath Theatre Royal)
By Kris Hallett · 9 Sep 2014

One Man Two Guvnors is as much of a delight as its ever been at Bath Theatre Royal.

Macbeth (Filter-Tobacco Factory)
By Kris Hallett · 7 Sep 2014

The curse of Macbeth hits again in Filters painfully minimalist production at the Tobacco Factory.

Strawberry and Chocolate (Tobacco Factory)
By Kris Hallett · 7 Sep 2014

Strawberry and Chocolate is all English reserve when it needs Cuban heat at the Brewery Theatre Bristol.