Tag Archives: Sean Foley

The Painkiller leaves us numb at the Garrick Theatre

Saturday 2nd April 2016, matinée As we made our way to the Garrick Theatre for our second in the Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company season, we wondered how we would fare with our severely restricted view seats this time.  We had changed … Continue reading

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Undressing the Nation: What the Butler Saw at the Vaudeville

Saturday 5th May 2012 (second preview) In an interview in 1964, Joe Orton talks about the impact which being in prison made on his writing, saying in characteristically colourful style that “It affected my attitude towards society. Before I had … Continue reading

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Dial “I” for idiots: Ladykillers at the Gielgud

Saturday 3rd December (matinée) 2011 – preview According to its original writer, William Rose, the plot of ‘The Ladykillers’ came to him in a dream.  Which makes us wonder what sort of cheese he eats.  Whatever his methods, he must … Continue reading

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