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Salisbury Playhouse Artistic Director to Step Down
Philip Wilson announced today that he is to step down as artistic director of Salisbury Playhouse at the beginning of July, after four years in the post, in order to pursue a freelance career. Speak
The Sorcerer (Poole)
The inhabitants of the sleepy village of Ploverleigh gather to celebrate the betrothal of golden couple Alexis Pointdextre and Aline Sangazure, while future in-laws Sir Marmaduke Pointdextre and Lady ...
Die Fledermaus (Plymouth)
By Karen Bussell
Andrew Greenwood wields a tight baton as the Welsh National Opera’s touring Die Fledermaus produces frivolous fun and froth, and a good helping of laughs. The ‘two baritones and a tenor
Il Trovatore (Plymouth)
By Karen Bussell
VERDI’s notoriously complicated and bloody Il trovatore is reduced to the bare minimum in Peter Watson’s staging with the voices having all the work to do on a stark set. And the
The Summer House (Plymouth)
By Karen Bussell
Men Behaving Badly meets Odin and the beavers.... that’s the premise of Fuel’s The Summer House, a new production currently on tour. Devised by multiple award-winner director John Wright
Bloodshot (tour – Southampton)
Douglas Post’s absorbing and witty one-man thriller Bloodshot is a show-case for the talents of the sole actor on stage – the multi-talented Simon Slater. For two hours, Slater hold
Jekyll and Hyde (Southampton & tour)
Perhaps not an obvious choice for musical theatre, Frank Wildhorn and Leslie Bricusse’s interpretation of Robert Louis Stevenson’s The Strange Case of Doctor Jekyll and Mr Hyde owes a lot ...
Glyn Kerslake on ... The Game of Love and Chance
As previously reported on whatsonstage.com, french farce gets a Sixties makeover at Salisbury Playhouse with artistic director Philip Wilson’s production of Marivaux’s The Game of Love
The Sorcerer Latest From Opera della Luna
Acclaimed comic opera company Opera della Luna are to return to Lighthouse, Poole’s Centre for the Arts, with its new production of Gilbert & Sullivan’s first success The Sorcerer. O
Mrs Brown & her Boys Come to Bournemouth
Following the phenomenal success and popularity of the TV comedy series Mrs Brown’s Boys on BBC1, Brendan O'Carroll returns to the stage to present Good Mourning Mrs Brown as it co