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 ....
5 Sat, 10th Aug 19
Seen at Edinburgh Fringe.
A remarkable solo tour de force. Craig MacArthur holds the audience with a dazzling array of characters in Brian Quirks intriguing play. A young man is in a coma after suffering gay-bashing. We see his struggle to reconnect his memories and recover his self. MacArthur portrays the many characters with quickfire subtlety pulling us into his complicated state. He reels of an impressive alphabetical list of significant gay people. His expressive face and fluid dance draws us in before a very theatrical twist forces thinking time. A tough watch early in the day, but so worthwhile.