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A Curmudgeon’s Guide to Christmas Round Robin Letters – Hope Theatre

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A sadness that is at first unspoken, then as the letters they read take a poignant turn – revealing a year’s worth of bad news in some cases – their melancholy bleeding out to force them to reflect on their own lives, their own experiences. At just an hour, this is done with a light touch but still manages a gut-punching level of emotion.






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FEATURED SHOW: New thriller Flycatcher premieres at London’s Hope Theatre in November

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Anything is possible online, right? But just how far will some people go? Gregg Masuak’s new play FLYCATCHER dives into the dark underbelly of our web-woven world. The comic thriller runs for a strictly limited season at London’s Hope Theatre from 7 November to 2 December 2017, with a press night on 9 November. Time to get booking!






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VIDEO SERIES: Meet the Brutes & their fellow revellers in The Provoked Wife

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Marooned Theatre’s contemporary reimagining of John Vanbrugh’s 1697 Restoration comedy, The Provoked Wife, moves into Islington’s Hope Theatre next month after a sell-out season at the White Bear Theatre earlier this summer. In this morning’s blog, director Hannah Bolland Moore explained how and why she youthened the characters and reset the action at a modern music festival. Now it’s time to meet the …