Hull Theatre News and Reviews

Yorkshire Festival Blog: Lights, Bikes, Action in Ghost Peloton
By Sharon Watson · 12 May 2014 · Bradford, Harrogate, Huddersfield, Hull, Leeds, Wakefield, York

Sharon Watson, artistic director of Phoenix Dance Theatre, explains the show's challenges

Playing the Joker (Tour - Headingley Pavilion)
By Ron Simpson · 6 May 2014 · Leeds

Red Ladder's play about the Rugby League and television icon, Eddie Waring, touches down at several of the sport's Northern clubs.

The Hoarder (Tour - Stephen Joseph Theatre)
By Ron Simpson · 3 May 2014 · Scarborough

Starting its UK tour in Scarborough, Sticks Theatre Company's examination of the life of a chronic hoarder is a "bold piece of physical theatre".

A Taste of Honey (Hull Truck Theatre)
By Ron Simpson · 4 Apr 2014 · Hull

Mark Babych's production of Shelagh Delaney's 1958 play, A Taste of Honey, marks his debut as Hull Truck's new artistic director

Birdsong (Tour - York Theatre Royal)
By Dan Meyers · 26 Mar 2014 · York

Rachel Wagstaff's stage adaptation of Sebastian Faulks' 1993 novel, Birdsong, is a "good-looking, ambitious production"

We Will Be Free! (Tour - Harrogate Theatre)
By Ron Simpson · 14 Feb 2014 · Harrogate

Townsend Productions' story of the Tolpuddle Martyrs is both "vigorous and engaging"