Category Archives: Upcoming

Previews: highlights of what we’ve booked for the next half year, and why

We’ve just booked a number of tickets for the coming months.  Let us know if you are thinking of going to any of these – we would be delighted to see you for a drink in the bar at half … Continue reading

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Preview: Translunar Paradise, Barbican, 17-21 Jan 2012

Even by our standards, our trip to the Edinburgh festival was a little ridiculous.  We arrived on Friday afternoon, and by Sunday afternoon had seen 19 of the 22 shows we had booked.  (We would have seen 21 of them, … Continue reading

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Preview: Flare Path, Theatre Royal Haymarket, May 2011

Just booked tickets to “Flare Path” in London for a couple months from now. It’s a romance set during WWII, involving at least one bomber pilot and at least one stalwart-but-torn woman, out of I think a total of two … Continue reading

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Preview: And The Horse You Rode In On, Barbican, 14 May

I sometimes wonder why I read the flyers that theatres send me, because I mostly make decisions on word of mouth or reviews after shows have opened.  But every so often something grabs me and I decide to go for … Continue reading

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Preview: The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, Donmar Warehouse, 30 March

This one is an Off-Broadway stalwart – I never made my way to see it in NY, but it’s nice to get the chance to see it in London. When I was avoiding it in NY, it was because it … Continue reading

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Preview: One-on-One Festival, Battersea Arts Centre, 9 April

This caused a big splash when it ran last year – it is a series of short “theatrical experiences” which are experienced one audience member at a time.  As in, you, the audience member walk into a room, and there … Continue reading

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Preview: The Most Incredible Thing, 26 March

I used to go see modern dance at the Joyce when I lived in NY – a friend of mine was the dance critic for the Sun.  (She’s now I think a Culture critic for the WSJ – doing well.) … Continue reading

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