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Vinnie Heaven as Jack Eaton, Matthew Tennyson as Stanley Lyons ans Hunbert Burton as Harrison (Photo: Ellie Kurttz)

REVIEW: The Misfortune of the English, Orange Tree Theatre (2022)

English Schoolboys Death Hike Fuels Nazi Propaganda "This is the problem with snow.  It's an invitation to violence.”Stanley Lyons Matthew Tennyson as Lyons, Vinnie Heaven as Eaton and Hubert Burton…

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Tom Fool Production Photos Orange Tree Theatre 12th March 2022 Cast Anna Francolini Jonah Rzeskiewicz Michael Shaeffer Creatives Director : Diyan Zora Designer : Zoe Hurwitz Lighting Designer : Christopher Nairne Sound Designer : Joe Dines Movement Director : Chris Evans Casting Director : Christopher Worrall CDG ©The Other Richard

REVIEW: Tom Fool, Orange Tree Theatre (2022)

Tom Fool Me! "A responsible person always has something to do.”Mother Michael Shaeffer as Otto (Photo: The Other Richard) Franz Xaver Kroetz is the most often produced German playwright in…

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Safiyya Ingar as Asha and Anoushka Chadha as Bettina (Photo: Alex Brenneer)

REVIEW: Two Billion Beats, Orange Tree Theatre (2022)

Two British Asian sisters, both are at secondary school, one nearing the end and looking at university entrance to SOAS and the other, younger and hoping to buy a pet hamster.  The elder girl Asha (Safiyya Ingar) is studying hard and getting involved in political history; the younger Bettina (Anoushka Chadha) is being bullied on the bus home from school.  The playwright of Two Billion Beats, Sonali Bhattacharyya is a graduate of the Royal Court Young Writers Programme and is under contract currently to the Almeida Theatre and The Kiln. 

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