Bury St Edmunds Theatre News and Reviews

Catherine Love: International ideas benefit audiences everywhere
By Catherine Love · 12 May 2014

The caravan showcase, currently taking place as part of Brighton Festival, is a reminder of the benefits of international exchange

Gary Lucy leads new Full Monty cast, tour starts September
By Editorial Staff · 9 May 2014

Lucy will star alongside Andrew Dunn, Louis Emerick, Rupert Hill, Martin Miller and Bobby Schofield

Paines Plough's James Grieve and George Perrin: 'We strive to be a truly national theatre of new plays'
By James Grieve and George Perrin · 6 May 2014

As Paines Plough turns 40, its joint artistic directors tell WhatsOnStage how they're celebrating with the company's biggest season yet

Globe on Screen returns with Macbeth, The Tempest and more
By Rosie Bannister · 2 May 2014

Shakespeare's Globe will broadcast three of its 'Season of Plenty' productions to cinemas around the world later this year

National confirms full dates for Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time tour
By Editorial Staff · 1 May 2014

The 31 city tour opens at the Salford Lowry in December

This May Hurt a Bit (Tour - Bury St Edmunds)
By Anne Morley-Priestman · 8 Mar 2014

As agit-prop theatre goes, Max Stafford-Clark's production of Stella Feehily's "This May Hurt a Bit" must surely rank as one of the most stylish ever staged

Egusi Soup (tour – Bury St Edmunds)
By Anne Morley-Priestman · 24 Feb 2014

Families are families the world over, whatever the generational and cultural influences which affect them. Janice Okoh's "Egusi Soup" concerns a British Nigerian family, but that's not the whole matter. Just its heart.

Aladdin (Bury St Edmunds)
By Anne Morley-Priestman · 4 Dec 2013

Tradition takes a slightly off-beat turn with Aladdin at the Bury St Edmunds Theatre Royal this winter

The Prisoner of Zenda (Bury St Edmunds)
By Anne Morley-Priestman · 12 Nov 2013

Common Ground Theatre Company's "lovingly tongue-in-cheek" adaptation of Anthony Hope's novel visits the Guildhall in Bury St Edmunds

Betrayal (Bury St Edmunds)
By Anne Morley-Priestman · 4 Oct 2013

London Classic Theatre's new production makes us care about the tangled lives of Pinter's characters.