Salford Theatre News and Reviews

Catherine Love: My top theatre picks for September
By Catherine Love · 1 Sep 2014

Look out for Edinburgh transfers and the beginning of theatres' autumn seasons, as well as a range of touring work

Robert Powell returns to Poirot role in Murder on Air
By Glenn Meads · 1 Sep 2014

Salfordian actor is set to play Agatha Christie's Belgian detective, following his recent turn as the character in Black Coffee.

Michael Coveney: Sandy Wilson bows out in style, still clinging to the past
By Michael Coveney · 28 Aug 2014

The composer of The Boy Friend displayed 'taste, charm and style in every lyric and bar of music that he wrote'

10 highlights for 10 years: The Lord Chamberlain's Men
By Editorial Staff · 26 Aug 2014

Open air theatre company The Lord Chamberlain's Men, named after Shakespeare's original troupe of travelling players, are celebrating their tenth anniversary this year

Strictly stars Anton Du Beke and Erin Boag announce new tour
By Editorial Staff · 19 Aug 2014

That's Entertainment will tour the UK and Ireland from January 2015

The Wedding Singer (Lowry, Salford)
By Sarah Bloomer · 8 Aug 2014

Sarah Bloomer thinks that this production by the Company is a shoulder padded blast.

Tangomotion (Tour - Salford)
By David Cunningham · 3 Aug 2014

David Cunningham is impressed as to entertained by the moves of Tangomotion.

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