NEWS: A Splinter of Ice Will Begin UK Tour on the 8th June

Ben Brown’s new play is set to open in Malvern in June and will continue to tour until the 31st July. Following on from a series of online productions, the Original Theatre Company has confirmed its production of A Splinter of Ice will be embarking on a UK tour from the 8th June. The production,… Read More

NEWS: Original Theatre Announces Production of Ben Brown’s A Splinter of Ice

The play will be streamed online from the 15th April and will then be followed by a UK tour early summer. The Original Theatre Company have announced its first live stage production since March 2020, which will be filmed on stage at the Cheltenham Everyman Theatre and released online, before touring UK theatres early summer.… Read More

REVIEW: How the Other Half Loves, Duke of York’s Theatre

Sharp and comic timing is needed to really make this Alan Ayckbourn play really work – thankfully the cast keep things moving with great pace and energy.  Three couples. Three very different marriages and two disastrous dinner parties and a whole lot of suspicion and confusion should give you some indication of the fun to… Read More

Review Roundup… How the Other Half Loves @Theatre Royal Haymarket

Alan Ayckbourn’s tale of matrimonial mishaps is back in London for its first major West End revival. But what have the critics made of it?  The Stage:****Mark Shenton wrote: “Strachan directs with precision and his exemplary cast respond with perfect nuance and comic nous.” The Guardian: ****Michael Billington found that: “Theatrical snobs still patronise Alan… Read More