Chester 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

Othello (Chester)
By WhatsOnStage Reviewer · 6 Aug 2013
Elise Gallagher enjoys the Bard's work outdoors in Chester
Cyrano De Bergerac (Chester)
By WhatsOnStage Reviewer · 19 Jul 2013
Grosvenor Park, Chester Cyrano (Edward Harrison) aids the romance of Christian (Owen Findlay) and Roxane (Sally Scott) in Cyrano De Bergerac at the Grosvenor Park in Chester. © Chester ...
Rising Damp (Tour - Salford)
By WhatsOnStage Reviewer · 29 May 2013
Rising Damp, the BAFTA award winning 1970s comedy series, is back, and it's on stage.Using Eric Chappell's inimitable dialogue, it tells of the goings on in self-opinionated Rigsby'...
Beautiful Thing (Tour - Liverpool)
By Editorial Staff · 29 May 2013
A Beautiful Thing has alighted at the Playhouse. Since its premiere in 1993 it has been given many productions around the world, made into a film, won awards and become a set text for ...
Floating (Tour - Liverpool)
By Editorial Staff · 29 May 2013
That’s what you feel when the drugs do work but here, ‘floating’ is more the experience of working in IDU, a place so eerie that the narrator, a very hard working Susannah Freeman, f