Month: June 2017

5 Stars, Brighton, Play

Proof

Performance: 16/06/17 Proof, an acclaimed drama by David Auburn, explores grief, mental illness and family ties against an academic and mathematical backdrop. Catherine, daughter of a celebrated mathematician, Robert, is mourning his recent death after an undefined battle with mental illness. Catherine struggles with the loss of her father while also trying to step out of his shadow and prove…read more
Articles, Interview

Interview: Director Mingyu Lin on Jack & I

Jack and I: The Jack the Ripper Musical made its Brighton Fringe debut this year after enjoying success at the Edinburgh Fringe in 2014. It charts the investigation into the slippery killer Jack the Ripper, with Inspector Abberline trying to balance his fraying marriage, the demands of his boss and prying journalists, all the while the Ripper gets further and…read more
4 Stars, Brighton, Brighton Fringe, Cabaret, Musical, Performance

STAC @ Northbrook Musical Theatre Showcase 2017

The STAC @ Northbrook Showcase featured 14 Musical Theatre Degree students, advertising their many performance talents in just over an hour of song and dance. The fourteen-strong company deftly tackled material across a wide range of classic and contemporary styles, from haunting numbers from Carrie and Sweeney Todd to the sugar-sweet harmonies of Waitress. The showcase also featured a number of well-arranged…read more