Macbeth - Review

March 25, 2017 | Maddermarket Theatre, Norwich

Published March 25, 2017 Nic Bull 0

Probably the darkest of Shakespeare’s tragedies, the Norwich Players’ production of MACBETH came to the end of its run on Saturday night. In a play full of […]

Circus of Horrors - Review

March 02, 2017 | Hippodrome Circus, Great Yarmouth

Published March 2, 2017 Nic Bull 0

The CIRCUS OF HORRORS arrived in Great Yarmouth on Thursday 2nd March for two spectacular shows of gothic theatrical acts and live music. In a twisted tale told […]

George’s Marvellous Medicine - Review

December 18, 2016 | Maddermarket Theatre, Norwich

Published December 18, 2016 Phil Stewart 0

This year’s Christmas show at the Maddermarket Theatre is an adaptation of Roald Dahl’s classic children’s story GEORGE’S MARVELLOUS MEDICINE.  With a script by acclaimed children’s […]

Carl Donnelly: Bad Man Tings - Review

November 29, 2016 | Norwich Playhouse, Norwich

Published November 29, 2016 Phil Stewart 0

Edinburgh Fringe favourite CARL DONNELLY came to Norwich Playhouse this week as part of his UK tour, to present his observational comedy ramblings to the people of […]

Getting On - Review

November 26, 2016 | Maddermarket Theatre, Norwich

Published November 26, 2016 Phil Stewart 0

The Maddermarket’s latest home-grown production, GETTING ON, is a typical Alan Bennett comedy: a contemporary tale of middle-class life, full of wit and humour, mixed with […]

Cyrano De Bergerac - Review

October 22, 2016 | Maddermarket Theatre, Norwich

Published October 22, 2016 Phil Stewart 0

Glyn Maxwell’s 2013 adaptation of Edmond Rostand’s 1897 ‘heroic comedy’ CYRANO DE BERGERAC is as wild and unstoppable as the character the play is named after, written […]

Witness For The Prosecution - Review

September 28, 2016 | Maddermarket Theatre, Norwich

Published September 28, 2016 Phil Stewart 0

It’s a tricky thing, reviewing an Agatha Christie play. There’s only so much you can say to ensure you avoid “spoilers”.  But what I can […]