Manchester Theatre Awards

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Vivienne Franzmann
Royal Exchange at Royal Exchange, Manchester
26 January 2011 to 19 February 2011
(reviewer: Paul Genty)

Paul Barnhill (Toad), Christopher Wright (Rat), and Sophie Gajewicz (Mole) in The Wind in the Willows from Library Theatre Company at The Lowry

The Wind in the Willows

adapted by Alan Bennett, orig Kenneth Grahame
Library Theatre Company at Lowry Quays, Salford
02 December 2011 to 14 January 2012
(reviewer: Paul Genty)

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The Price

Arthur Miller
Octagon Theatre Bolton, Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough and Hull Truck Theatre at Bolton Octagon
10 March 2011 to 02 April 2011
(reviewer: Alan Hulme)

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Hard Times

Charles Dickens / Charles Wray
Library Theatre at Murrays' Mills, Manchester
08 June 2011 to 02 July 2011
(reviewer: Philip Radcliffe)

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William Shakespeare
National Theatre at The Lowry
08 February 2011 to 12 February 2011
(reviewer: Alan Hulme)

Kate Coogan and Rob Edwards in Secret Thoughts at Bolton Octagon

Secret Thoughts

David Lodge
Bolton Octagon
12 May 2011 to 04 June 2011
(reviewer: Alan Hulme)

Helen Kay as Myra and Steven Pinder as Sidney in Deathtrap at Oldham Coliseum


Ira Levin
Oldham Coliseum
08 September 2011 to 01 October 2011
(reviewer: Alan Hulme)

Richard Fleeshman as Sam and Caissie Levy as Molly

Ghost The Musical

Book and lyrics Bruce Joel Rubin; music and lyrics Dave Stewart and Glen Ballard
Opera House
28 March 2011 to 14 May 2011
(reviewer: Alan Hulme)

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Midnight Tango

The Lowry
18 April 2011 to 23 April 2011
(reviewer: Philip Radcliffe)

Adrian Rawlins as Halder in Good at Royal Exchange Theatre


Royal Exchange, Manchester
12 October 2011 to 05 November 2011
(reviewer: David Upton)