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Slipping (Stephen Joseph Theatre)
By Ron Simpson

Claudine Toutoungi's complex piece about the tangle of sex, deceit and lies emanating from a surgeon's relationship with his patient is "maturely structured and excitingly written"

Northern Broadsides production nominated for UK Theatre Awards 2014
By Dan Meyers

An August Bank Holiday Lark nominated in Best New Play category

Roundelay (Stephen Joseph Theatre)
By Ron Simpson

Marking his 75th birthday, the world premiere of Alan Ayckbourn's latest work proves his continued ability to delight and amaze.

The Boy Who Fell into A Book (Stephen Joseph Theatre)
By Ron Simpson

Alan Ayckbourn returns to SJT to direct his 1998 play

Cox & Box - Mrs Bouncer's Legacy (Stephen Joseph Theatre)
By Ron Simpson

Sir Arthur Sullivan's one act comic opera is reinvented with a brand new second act.

Summer Season at Scarborough
By Ron Simpson

Stephen Joseph Theatre kicks of its summer programme with Chris Monks' adaptation of The Last Train to Scarborough.

The Last Train to Scarborough (Stephen Joseph Theatre)
By Ron Simpson

Set in Yorkshire 1914, Andrew Martin's crime thriller "is a pleasing diversion, but doesn't really excite".

The Hoarder (Tour - Stephen Joseph Theatre)
By Ron Simpson

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".

The Memory of Water (Tour - Stephen Joseph Theatre)
By Ron Simpson

Nikolai Foster's production of Shelagh Stephenson's 2000 play has "wildly funny moments" but "leans towards the obvious"

Brief Encounter With ... Hull Truck's artistic director Mark Babych
By Ron Simpson

Mark Babych discusses his production of A Taste of Honey and the Hull Truck's current programme