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A chip on his shoulder? Shackleton’s Carpenter at Jermyn Street Theatre

Saturday 3rd August 2019, matinee The story of Shackleton’s heroic failure on the ice floes of the Antarctic seems to have an endless fascination.  What could capture the imagination better than an expedition which set out to be the first … Continue reading

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Lest we forget: The Return of the Soldier at Jermyn Street Theatre

Tuesday 2nd September, 2014 (first preview) Even in her twenties, Rebecca West had plenty of material to draw on for her first novel ‘The Return of the Soldier’, having lived through the first world war herself and experienced the anguish … Continue reading

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Maltby and Shire: Closer than ever at the Jermyn Street Theatre

Saturday 10th May 2014, matinée Our joy at learning that there was going to be a Maltby and Shire show coming to the Jermyn Street theatre was slightly deflated on discovering that it would be a revue rather than a … Continue reading

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A Man of Substance: The White Carnation at Jermyn Street Theatre

Sunday 9th February 2014, matinée There we were writing about acting dynasties, and now we have a dynasty actor, Michael Praed, no less, starring in RC Sherriff’s play ‘The White Carnation’ at the Jermyn Street Theatre.  We can’t think of … Continue reading

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