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What were our Top 25 reviews & other blogs in October 2016?

In Features, London theatre, Musicals, Native, Opinion, Plays, Regional theatre, Reviews, Sticky by Press ReleasesLeave a Comment

What were the most popular contributions from our 20+ syndicate Mates bloggers from the month just closed. What were the reviews and other blogs that got readers clicking most? Our Top 25 Mates Blogs from October 2016 includes gaggles of reviews for our most read-about shows. Any surprises?

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Podcast: Talking Berkoff with Nigel Harman + Lunch & Bow stars

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Two rarely seen short plays by Steven Berkoff are professionally performed together for the first time in this much-anticipated West End premiere. LUNCH and, written 20 years later, its sequel THE BOW OF ULYSSES are both set at the seaside where a couple first passionately collide and, decades later, sit reflecting on their wasted life […]

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New post-show Q&A: Terri interviews Nigel Harman & Berkoff cast, 17 Oct

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As part of her post-show Q&A series, Mates co-founder Terri Paddock will talk to actor-turned-director Nigel Harman along with Emily Bruni and Shaun Dooley, the stars of his just-opened, Mates-acclaimed Steven Berkoff double bill, Lunch and The Bow of Ulysses at Trafalgar Studios after the evening performance this coming Monday 17 October 2016. Got any questions? Book tickets to join her via the links below.

LUNCH & THE BOW OF ULYSSES – Trafalgar Studios

In London theatre, Opinion, Plays, Reviews by Jonathan BazLeave a Comment

In a powerfully devastating and unrelentingly humorous look at the dark and unspoken truths manifest in the psyches of men and women after decades spent together in a relationship, the double header of Steven Berkoff’s Lunch and The Bow of Ulysses at Trafalgar Studios is gripping theatre that will possibly provide less than comfortable cab rides home for some of the couples in the audience.