CORONAVIRUS: All UK venues closed on 16th March 2020 and there is currently no planned re-opening time though it will not be before 1st June 2020 and is most likely to be September (according to some West End producers).
Some shows have been cancelled, or closed early, but many are being rescheduled and we are trying to keep up with the changes - assume that anything posted for April and May is actually postponed or cancelled. Pantomimes are possible but a few venues and shows may not return and larger venues and tours are unlikely to re-appear before 2021 though we have some hope for some panto ....
How wrong can you be? I saw mics and amps in that small space and thought “unnecessary”. They proved me wrong with a play remarkably for writing, direction and performance. The tech add an interesting dimension to this harrowing work. Nice people do bad things. Relationships are complex. Rape is..? Not always simple. The journey for these two characters delicately winds round their attempts to reconcile their many issues. The production teases the audience with humour and honesty. Who is anyone to judge? Is he listening to her? A lovely touch to show us he is not, comes as she explains in sign language. Neither he nor we can understand fully. The best, most thought-provoking show at this year's Fringe.
RTST Sir Peter Hall Director Award 2019 The Royal Theatrical Support Trust and Curve, in partnership with English Touring Theatre and Rose Theatre Kingston, announce Anthony Almeida as winner and Maria Crocker as runner-up of the RTST Sir Peter Hall Director Award 2019