Review: Phone-hacking satire ‘Great Britain’

Rehearsed in secret awaiting the conclusion of the trial of Andy Coulson et al, ‘Great Britain’ is a new play at the National Theatre by Richard Bean, closely based on the phone-hacking scandal. The play is a series of one liners that covers the career trajectory of ‘Paige Britain’, the ambitious News editor at the ‘Free…

Aaron Calvert: Mind Games @ Nottingham Arts Theatre

Published by Impact Magazine March 16, 2014. Performing to a sold out crowd in Nottingham Arts Theatre, ‘Mind Games’ saw UoN’s own Aaron Calvert captivate the crowd with two hours of psychological hypnotism; using recognition of body language, questioning of volunteers and pre-show prediction to determine participants’ behaviour. Immediately likeable and clearly confident in front…

The Gramophones: Playful Acts of Rebellion @ Nottingham Playhouse

Published by Impact Magazine (Online) March 15, 2014. Centred around three causes each performer wants to stand up for, Playful Acts of Rebellion uses visual storytelling to produce a unique piece of theatre; involving multi-rolling, spotlighting and audio clips to present different events in the actors lives and audience participation to start discussion around the issues…