Salford Theatre News and Reviews

Catherine Love: Play it again
By Catherine Love · 28 Jul 2014

Is there value in going back for seconds when it comes to theatre?

Monty Python's Spamalot embarks on new UK tour in 2015
By Editorial Staff · 21 Jul 2014

The new production is directed by Christopher Luscombe and stars Bonnie Langford, Todd Carty and Joe Pasquale

New Salford theatre space in Kings Arms welcomes Pinter's Dumb Waiter, 26 July
By Glenn Meads · 21 Jul 2014

Kings Arms opens a new space the Lucy Davis Vaults with Harold Pinter's The Dumb Waiter by Ransack Theatre.

Fun Palaces festival marks Joan Littlewood's 100th birthday
By Theo Bosanquet · 18 Jul 2014

The festival will see over 100 venues and organisations offering a range of free events celebrating art and science

Country or town - which makes for more radical theatre?
By Natasha Tripney · 17 Jul 2014

Why rural theatre can be just as innovative as its urban cousin

Phill Jupitus : Shirking Progress (Greater Manchester Fringe Festival)
By David Cunningham · 10 Jul 2014

Phill Jupitus covers some dark material in his new show and David Cunningham thinks with a few tweaks, it will be a hit at Edinburgh.

Show Boat (Tour - Salford)
By Richard Woodward · 9 Jul 2014

Show Boat sails into Salford and it's delightful says Richard Woodward.

Icarus (Lowry, Salford)
By Dave Cunningham · 4 Jul 2014

Like the legend Icarus, the second production from Square Peg aims high but does not achieve its lofty ambitions

Lost Boy Racer (Tour - Salford)
By Carmel Thomason · 29 Jun 2014

Carmel Thomason enjoys Lost Boy Racer but thinks that the Tour de France will offer more thrills.

Perspectives (Kings Arms, Salford)
By David Cunningham · 27 Jun 2014

An uneven but enjoyable night out says David Cunningham of this latest offering from Organised Chaos.