Salford Theatre News and Reviews

Stones in His Pockets returns for UK tour
By Editorial Staff · 10 Jul 2014 · Nationwide

The comedy centres on the impact of a Hollywood film crew on a small Irish town

Catherine Love: Transforming the funding landscape
By Catherine Love · 7 Jul 2014 · Nationwide

Does the Arts Council need to start looking beyond buildings and offering more support directly to theatre-makers?

Dreamboats sequel tours UK from August
By Editorial Staff · 4 Jul 2014 · Nationwide

Dreamboats and Miniskirts features a range of 60s hits

Simon Callow brings The Man Jesus to West End as part of UK tour
By Editorial Staff · 3 Jul 2014 · Nationwide

Callow's latest one man show explores the story of Jesus through the people who knew him

Edward Hall: Propeller's future 'called into question' by ACE funding withdrawal
By Theo Bosanquet · 1 Jul 2014 · Nationwide

The all-male Shakespeare company lost its NPO status today

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

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 · Salford

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

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

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 · Salford

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 · Salford

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