Tag Archives: Camden Fringe Voyeur

Review: Get Over It Productions bring The Tempest to @EtceteraTheatre You don’t get this at the RSC!

By Carmel Shortall Get Over It Productions’ all-female, gothic-inspired, Tempest at The Etcetera is a glorious, comic, irreverent but ultimately faithful version of Shakespeare’s last play. If not already familiar to you, the plot of The Tempest is a straightforward … Continue reading

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Listen: a play by Paul Ferguson and Miller Theare Productions at The Etcetera

Review By Carmel Shortall Listen is a tender and affecting family drama; a slice of working class life written by Paul Ferguson and staged by Miller Theatre Productions. The play explores the bonds between children and parents, particularly that between … Continue reading

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The Overcoat: Gogol’s story adapted for the theatre by Le Mot Juste

Review by Carmel Shortall Akaky Akakievitch is unfeasibly proud of his meaningless title of Titular Councillor and the work he does copying “3,400 words a day average” as a government Clerk of the 9th Grade – basically the bottom of … Continue reading

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Beware the Wolf: Musical Shadow Theatre by Men in Space

Review by Carmel Shortall Beware the Wolf is a musical celebration of fairy tales and an imaginative re-telling of the Little Red Riding Hood story. After their grandfather’s death, cousins Christian and Lottie, are sifting through their grandfather’s possessions in … Continue reading

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Getting It Off My Chest or How I lost My Breast and Found Myself by Janice Day

By Carmel Shortall Janice Day’s one-woman show is adapted from her book of the same name and brings the same lively wit and mordant humour to play on the stage of the Etcetera Theatre. Slim, elegant and with a twinkle … Continue reading

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