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NEWS: Union Theatre revives Madness musical Our House, 19 Aug-12 Sep

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The 2003 Olivier Award-winning Madness musical Our House, with a book by Tim Firth, is revived Off West End at London’s Union Theatre, for a limited season from 21 August to 12 September 2015 (previews from 19 August). It’s directed by Michael Burgen, with choreography by William Whelton and musical direction by Richard Baker. Sasha Regan produces.

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Review: Whistle Down The Wind (Union Theatre)

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  Whistle Down The Wind had a huge effect on me.  It was the first ‘film with people in it’ (as opposed to cartoons) that my parents took me to see.  Of course, aged 7, even in black-and-white I fell in love with Hayley Mills – a brilliant casting by her godfather Bryan Forbes for whom the eerie allegorical drama […]

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Review: Whistle Down The Wind (Union Theatre)

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  Whistle Down The Wind had a huge effect on me.  It was the first ‘film with people in it’ (as opposed to cartoons) that my parents took me to see.  Of course, aged 7, even in black-and-white I fell in love with Hayley Mills – a brilliant casting by her godfather Bryan Forbes for whom the eerie allegorical drama […]

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Review: Iolanthe (Union Theatre, London)

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Whilst The Mikado and Pirates of Penzance have had a number of recent and successful modern treatments, wresting the rest of the Gilbert and Sullivan canon from the dead hand of D’Oyly Carte and its historically reverential staging has proved more difficult, so Sasha Regan and her all-male company at the Union Theatre are to […]

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