Murder Ballads. 31.10.19

Murder Ballads, Waterside  Arts Centre. Writer: Gerry Smyth Director: Ellie Hurt Adapted from the Murder Ballads by Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds. Reviewed on behalf of The Reviews Hub 4 stars After a very successful run at this year’s Edinburgh Fringe, Sale hosts Murder Ballads, rather appropriately, on All Hallows Eve. According to one internet […]

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Jerry Springer The Opera – 11.8.19

Jerry Springer The Opera – Hope Mill Theatre, Manchester Composer, Lyricist, Book: Richard Thomas Additional Lyrics & Book: Stewart Lee Director: James Baker Written on behalf of Reviews Hub 5 stars Talk about making a statement and putting yourself on the map! That’s precisely what Northern Ricochet have gone and done with their inarguable production. […]

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LOL (Ladies Of Laughter). 31.03.19

LOL (Ladies of Laughter) with Noreen Kahn – The Lowry, the Studio Reviewed originally on behalf of Reviews Hub. Back in 2016, television and radio presenter Noreen Kahn tried her hand at stand-up comedy. This proved a hugely successful move and led Kahn to set up her own, all female comedy nights and tours. Tonight […]

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The Life I Lead. 22.02.19

The Life I lead: the Quays Theatre, the Lowry  Director:  Didi Hopkins & Selina Cadell  Writer: James Kettle  Reviewed on behalf of The Reviews Hub Mary Poppins seems to be in the public conscience an awful lot at the moment. This is of course due to the recent cinematic release of Mary Poppins Returns, which […]

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Ed Gamble: Blizzard. 21.02.19

Enthusiastic and Entertaining! Ed Gamble: Blizzard – The Quays Theatre, The Lowry Reviewed on behalf of Reviews Hub 21.02.19 Ed Gamble’s star is certainly on the rise: he has his own podcast with fellow comic James Acaster, numerous television and panel show appearances and he occasionally hosted a show on Radio X. Gamble is one […]

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Iain Stirling: U OK Hun? 24.11.18

Iain Stirling:  U OK Hun? X – Quays Theatre, The Lowry, Salford Reviewer: Matthew Forrest Reviewed on the 24th November 2018 Reviewed for Reviews Hub. As Iain Stirling introduced himself to those at the Lowry this evening, you could be forgiven for closing your eyes for a moment, as you are transported to sunny Mallorca […]

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