THE NIGHT SEASON AT ERT

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THE NIGHT SEASON AT ERT! Boasting a cast of seven fiendishly talented actors, “The Night Season”, written by Rebecca Lenkiewicz, redefines the word “drama” for the better. Directed by Adrian Rawlins for ERT, the play focuses on three Irish sisters …

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JUST LIKE THAT!

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“JUST LIKE THAT!” at POCKLINGTON ARTS CENTRE. 9/2/17. While tribute bands are two-a-penny, it’s rare to come across a comedy tribute – something that makes John Hewer’s flawless tribute to Tommy Cooper all the more welcome. Having made a name …

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GREAT EXPECTATIONS

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“GREAT EXPECTATIONS” at ERT Inexcusably unfamiliar with the Dickens classic (I’d neither studied it at school, nor read it for “pleasure”), I had no expectations whatsoever, hence why I found myself mesmerised both by the strength of the plot, along …

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A CHRISTMAS TREASURE ISLAND

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A CHRISTMAS TREASURE ISLAND at HULL TRUCK THEATRE A festive treat for all the family, “A Christmas Treasure Island” suavely swipes the best elements of Robert Louis Stevenson’s “Treasure Island” classic, ushering the swashbuckling story into the modern age with …

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AS WE FORGIVE THEM @ ERT

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AS WE FORGIVE THEM at ERT, BEVERLEY. 9/11/16 A hard-hitting two-man play set in an American penitentiary, “As We Forgive Them” stars Hull-born Marc Pickering (Sleepy Hollow, Boardwalk Empire) and Charles Daish (Hamlet), both of them actors who have undeniably …

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THE GAUL

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THE GAUL at HULL TRUCK THEATRE Constituting the second of three plays set in and around Hull (to coincide with its 2017 status as City of Culture), “The Gaul” tells of the loss of the fishing trawler bearing the same …

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HAMLET @ ERT

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HAMLET. 28/9/16. BEVERLEY ERT. Four-hundred years since Shakespeare died, and his plays are more popular than ever. With this ERT production of “Hamlet” directed by RADA-trained Clive Kneller, an accomplished actor himself, it’s no surprise that audiences en-masse continue to …

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THE EMPTY NESTER’S CLUB

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THE EMPTY NESTER’S CLUB at ERT, Beverley. 14/6/16 A brand new play from acclaimed playwright John Godber, The Empty Nester’s Club is a fantastic ninety-minute production focusing on how an only child’s departure for university affects the dynamic of her …

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