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“Ragged Trousered Philanthropists” at Chichester

We paid £50-odd for our two tickets, and added to it nearly £9 to buy the script by Howard Brenton. We left at half-time, and would willingly have paid a little more than£25 to be out of the place. The £9 was so I could reassure myself that there wasn't some second act bombshell which made this dire piece worth watching. Read more...


26 July 2010

Schiller’s Wallenstein at Chichester

Mike Poulton's latest excursion into adapting Friedrich Schiller provides my first into seeing any of the great German's work. It was a lot more swashbuckling (schlossbuckling, one might say) than I expected. Read more...


30 May 2009
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