REVIEW: Nightfall, Bridge Theatre

This sensitive play about the impact of grief on one family’s life might be slow to unravel but is completely relatable and engaging.  With Nightfall, Barney Norris has created an intriguing play that not only explores the impact grief has on one family’s life but also how grief can destroy hopes and dreams to change… Read More

Review Round Up: Kiss of the Spider Woman, Menier Chocolate Factory

The Menier Chocolate Factory presents Manuel Puig’s novel in a new adaptation by  José Rivera and Allan Baker. Here’s what critics have been saying about it… A provocative tale of love, victimisation, fantasy and the friendship that develops between two strikingly different men imprisoned together in a Latin American jail.  The Stage: *** “Laurie Sansom’s production,… Read More

PREVIEW: Kiss of the Spider Woman, Menier Chocolate Factory

The Menier Chocolate Factory has confirmed that a new adaptation of Manuel Puig’s novel will play at the theatre from the 8th March. Directed by Laurie Sansom, Kiss of the Spider Woman has been adapted for the stage by Jose Rivera, based on the original translation by Allan Baker. A provocative tale of love, victimisation,… Read More