A review of superlatives for this great production
London. TAMBURLAINE THE GREAT by Christopher Marlowe adapted by Ricky Dukes & Gavin Harrington-Odera. Tristan Bates Theatre 1A Tower Street WC2H 9NP To 12 September 2015. Tue-Sat 7.45pm. Runs 2hr 20min One interval. TICKETS: 020 7240 6283. www.tristanbatestheatre.co.uk Review: William Russell 25 August. A crowning achievement.
TAMBURLAINE – Christopher Marlowe in a version by David Farr. Bristol Old Vic until 29th October then at the Barbican Theatre, London as part of the Young Genius season. Running Time: 3 hours. Review by Stewart McGill, 13th October 2005. This is great stuff: regenerating the art of storytelling.
The Rode Playhouse is running (in more ways than one!) its Fourth Readathon on Saturday 2 June. Six plays will be read in six hours, so I guess they are abridged – or spoken very fast. Plenty of other activities drinks, snacks – a real party on offer. If you are bold, or simply a show-off (nothing wrong with that) you can take part – you pick your role from a hat. Or you can sit back and watch the …