Theatre of the Damned’s new play The Ghost Hunter is a one man play showing at The Old Red Lion theatre. Actor Tom Richards takes the audience on an hour long imaginary ghost tour of the city of York from the comfort of this pub whilst telling the audience tales of the life of a ghost hunter in a relaxed and casual manner.
Seduced by the Royal Opera house’s promise that I would be “transported to an exotic world of noble warriors and cruel princesses”, I eagerly awaited the performance of La Bayadère. And if any word can be used to describe the performance it was definitely ‘transported’.
John Logan’s new play ‘Peter and Alice’, currently being staged at the Noel Coward Theatre, is receiving predominantly outstanding reviews, and deservedly because, quite frankly, it is the best piece of theatre I have ever seen.
The Accidental Festival last week brought various performers from across the arts to the Central School of Speech and Drama in order to showcase and celebrate various types of dance, theatre, music and performance art.
Steven Berkoff is one of the most influential figures in the world of theatre and film, both as an actor and as a pioneering writer and director, spearheading the conception of ‘total theatre’- a method and style that, whilst avant-garde and shocking twenty years ago, is now widely mimicked in both professional and amateur theatre.